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Upcoming events geared toward exercising our First Amendment rights in the Trump era include: Refuel the Resistance at Bounce Milwaukee on Wednesday, March 8; two rallies for peace on Saturday, March 18; and a youth justice summit at the Wi... more

Mar 14, 2017 4:58 PM Saving Our Democracy 1 Comments

Fresh Perspective Art Collective and the 2017 Black Arts Festival pay tribute to Black History Month with various performances, workshops and displays. Meanwhile, “Ornate/Activate” opens at Villa Terrace and the Jewish Museum displays “F... more

Feb 14, 2017 2:41 PM Visual Arts

  Tyler Perry’s big screen adaptation of For Colored Girls was kind of a weird mutation of the original stage play For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow Is Enuf. The 1997 Choreopoem by Ntozake Shange drew the power of i.. more

Feb 8, 2011 10:47 PM Theater

Following the Cirque du Soleil playbook of cramming as many amazing acts of human agility onto a stage as can possibly fit at one time, the touring production Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy is a blend of ballet, juggling, acrobatics and gener... more

May 5, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee