Karen Beaumont is a
nationally renowned organist. She was born and raised in Hartland, earned a
music history degree from UW-Milwaukee and has lived in Milwaukee since
1983. She is also an excellent writer, writing reviews and short fiction.
She recently sat down with Off the Cuff to
For the second
consecutive summer, First Stage is producing Latino youth-focused programming on Milwaukee’s South Side.
Artistic Director Jeff Frank is a Janesville native (UW-Whitewater, University
of Utah MFA) who leads the endeavor. He sat down with Off the Cuff to discuss
Terry was recently named Milwaukee Arts Board Artist of the Year, sharing that
honor with Barbara Leigh. For nearly half a century, she has made her mark with
attention-grabbing subjects—race, identity, religion and relationships—in “purples, yellows, blue greens
Barbara Leigh was
recently named co-Artist of the Year by the Milwaukee Arts Board. The co-founder
and lynchpin of Milwaukee Public Theatre has more than 100 original works to
her name and has spent four decades acting, teaching, leading workshops and
Patrice Procopio is
artistic director of Third Coast Style. After opening last September at 514 N.
Water St., it quickly gained a reputation for hip events, fashion shows and
workshops for things like “upcycled” earrings, origami photo albums
Rob Goodman is founder of Milwaukee’s First Stage. He recently came out of
semi-retirement for a new project, Searching
for David’s Heart, at Acacia Theatre.He sat down with Off the Cuff to discuss flowering trees, directorial itch
and bold new plays.
Free coffee, tea,
cocktails and beer, lunch buffets, soup and popcorn. Free hookahs and box
rentals, bath bombs and dog baths. Discounted candies, flowers, movies and
wine, pizza, Italian food and Reuben
Cocoon Room (820 E.
Locust St.) is a Riverwest multipurpose creative space—art gallery and
boutique, performance space (for comedians, musicians and poets), design space
(jewelry, graphics, video, web) and gathering space (fashion shows, yoga,
self-defense training). Off the Cuff