The promo pics for Robbie McGhee’s Uprooted Cabaret show had McGhee down on the farm with a beat-up baseball cap. As I understand, the show was about McGhee’s life growing-up in small-town Wisconsin, so it fit. For their November Uprooted Cabaret .. more

Oct 27, 2014 8:00 AM Theater

UprootedTheatre will be hosting Robby McGheefor its cabaret series in September. The comedy/musical theatre talent will beperforming the show, which will be a musical journey through the final decadeof last century.Theperformance takes place .. more

Aug 14, 2014 8:02 AM Theater

Givenwhat an explosive time in history it was, it’s staggering to think that theCivil Rights Movement peaked as recently as half a century ago. People wererisking their lives for equality in a United States that was eerily similar tothe one we.. more

Aug 9, 2014 9:19 AM Theater

 The theatre year continues to transition from the standard season to the summer as Uprooted stages its latest. Caleen Sinnette Jennings; Hair, Nails & Dress makes its debut here. A longtime professor at American University in Washington D.C., .. more

May 17, 2012 7:31 PM Theater

 With Soulstice Theatre opening the first show of the new season last week, Milwaukee Theatre rolls into New Year's . . . the Milwaukee Theatre year starting in August with the first new shows of the new theatre season and closes at the end of th.. more

Aug 2, 2011 3:44 PM Theater

  Neil Haven’s work has been an interesting and uneven mix. From the heartwarming holiday show Who Killed Santa? to a cleverly-constructed comedy about an agoraphobic elevator operator, Haven’s work has an enjoyable energy about it. My wi.. more

Apr 26, 2011 1:53 PM Theater

Diana Joseph’s I’m Sorry You Feel That Way: The Astonishing but True Story of a Daughter, Sister, Slut, Wife, Mother, and Friend to Man and Dog is a memoir in the David Sedaris/Sarah Vowell mold, painting the picture of Joseph’s l more

May 10, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

The Charles Allis Art Museum’s “Forward: A Survey of Wisconsin Art Now” provides artists with an opportunity to exhibit in a prestigious museum. Changes to this year’s format include the acceptance of three-dimensional art—a more

Apr 14, 2010 12:00 AM Visual Arts

It’s all too easy to get the impression that TennesseeWilliams’ classic drama A Streetcar Named Desire is a bit overrated. Very few modern plays have the kind of longevityand high profile awarded the story of Stella, Stanley and Blanche. Havi.. more

Jan 19, 2010 11:06 PM Theater

In the late 19th century, a German playwright named Frank Wedekind wrote a play sharply criticizing the sexually repressive culture of Germany at the time. Wedekind’s Spring Awakening covered a lot of ground in a single plot about a group ... more

Oct 8, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Another ten buck show, all tickets are $10! Blitzen Tapper is set to perform at the Pabst on Monday, July 20 at 8pm. Blitzen Trapper will be performing with special guest Loch Lamond.,Promotions more

Jul 20, 2009 12:00 AM Promotions

Beauty's Daughter stems from an era when poetry slams began reaching mainstream audiences, Beauty's Daughter ,Theater more

Jul 15, 2009 12:00 AM Theater

The Milwaukee Brewers kick off a three-game series at home against the Colorado Rockies tonight at 7:05 p.m. Expect plenty of heated discussion among fans about the relative merits of Miller versus Coors.,Today in Milwaukee more

Jun 9, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee 1 Comments

When the journalistic pack bitesinto a tasty cliche, it often refuses to let go, lazily c %uFFFD 2008 Creators Syndicate Inc. What’s your take? Write: or comment ,News Features more

Dec 10, 2008 12:00 AM News Features

Based on a play and also paced like one, Dial M For Murder is perhaps the most talky of Al Dial M For Murder ,Today in Milwaukee more

Nov 9, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

The exterior architecture at the Harley Museum (and much of what I’d seen in select places inside) is dominated by straight lines and right angles. This is a bit odd considering the company’s image is so defined by beautiful curves and skews. I.. more

Dec 31, 1969 11:00 PM Theater