Vaslav Nijinsky

Western civilization felt exhausted in the years before World War I; Russian culture was welcomed as a source of new color, texture and rhythm. Nowhere was Russian influence felt as strikingly as in ballet and no one was a brighter star in ... more

Jun 19, 2014 9:10 PM Books

Theatre Gigante continued to show a playful sense of diversity in its programming this past weekend. The company has a delightful penchant for staging dazzling, little one-weekend shows that evaporate into memory almost as soon as they open. The.. more

May 10, 2011 3:00 PM Theater

This week’s humbling home series against the Colorado Rockies revealed some troubling cogs in the Brewers machine, including pitching problems and some spotty hitting. The Brewers will hope to iron out some of those kinks when they start an... more

Jun 12, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee