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This week, UW-Milwaukee theater students perform A Piece of My Heart, described by Vietnam Veterans of America as “the most enduring play in the nation on Vietnam.” Read more

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UWM stages a sensual comedic drama of personal exploration in Sarah Ruhl’s In the 'Next Room (or The Vibrator Play)' Read more


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Caryl Churchill’s Fen is an off-putting and unique look into the lives of women laborers in the English wetlands. Read more


Here's a comprehensive list of all of the classical music performances scheduled for Fall 2019 in Milwaukee. Read more

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Here's a comprehensive list of all of the dance performances scheduled for Fall 2019 in Milwaukee. Read more

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The play Invader? I Hardly Know Her! has humor in spades, all in the tone of the pun in its title. Read more


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Evelyn Patricia Terry, In America, Wandering and Saving Souls

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Classical (and classical crossover) music hits it big with concerts by the Prometheus Trio and Black Violin. Read more

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More than 100 faculty and student artists will welcome the public to the studios for performances, exhibitions, screenings and art-making. Read more

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All My Sons is dark and dramatic, despite a first act that shows a seemingly light, enjoyable suburban life, as we discover when a family secret is revealed. Read more



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With Cymbeline, UWM acting students gave a rock ‘n’ roll feel to a Shakespearean tragedy by playing on expectations and gender issues. Read more


Marquette Theatre’s production of Clybourne Park—a 2010 play by Bruce Norris based on Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun—portrays events set both prior to and in the wake of that classic play. Read more

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Ahead of his guitar workshop at UWM, influential guitarist Leo Kottke chats about his lifelong love of guitar. Read more

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: Coming up in the visual arts this week are a call for submissions for the John Michael Kohler Arts Center’s Arts/Industry Program residency (through May 31), Tosa Pop-Up Shop (May 5) and BFA exhibitions at UWM’s Kenilworth Square East (May 3-19). Read more

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Among this week’s performing arts openings are Doubt: A Parable at Milwaukee Chamber Theatre, Pericles, Prince of Tyre at Marquette University, Secrets from the Wide Sky at Danceworks, and a concert and masterclass by organist Jon Gillock at the ... Read more

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April 14 marks two important and Milwaukee-centric celebrations, Milwaukee Day and Kenilworth Open Studios. Read more

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Upcoming events in the performing arts include Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s Our Town, Next Act Theatre’s I and You and Die Already!, performed by UW-Milwaukee faculty members and Milwaukee Opera Theatre artists at Peck School of the Arts. Read more

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Kenilworth's upcoming Open House, an explainer on Business Improvement Districts and what they mean for the city, Milwaukee's growth as a concert destination and more. Read more

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It was not quite a year ago when UW-Milwaukee’s Peck School of the Arts Mainstage Theatre was the site of a building fire. But a remodeled and upgraded theater opens in the same space on Wednesday, March 7. Read more



This week’s theatrical openings in Milwaukee are highlighted by Sunset Playhouse going Into the Woods and by UWM Peck School of the Arts offering us 12 Ophelias. Read more

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