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Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Off the Cuff with Milwaukee Artist of the Year Barbara Leigh

 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 organizing community
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Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014

Off the Cuff talks with Patrice Procopio

 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
Off the Cuff
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014

Off the Cuff with Rob Goodman

 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.
Off the Cuff
Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014

Off The Cuff with Eric Tallmadge of Small Shops United

 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
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Monday, Dec. 23, 2013

Cocoon Room does it all in Riverwest

 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
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Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013

Alyson Chavez speaks of education and boys in tights

 Alyson Chavez is the face and voice of Milwaukee Ballet. As director of community outreach, she does directing, education, training and writing through Milwaukee Ballet II (MBII). She recently sat down with Off the Cuff to discuss farm systems and Packers tights
A&E Feature
Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013

UPROOTED Theatre’s Marti Gobel and friends dramatize discrimination on two continents

“Incredible experience,” says Suzan Fete. “I saw monkey gland sauce on the menu!” Fete, of Renaissance Theaterworks, ran across the sauce in South Africa, while on tour with Renaissance’s Brandy Kline and Marti Gobel, the producing artistic director of UPROOTED Theatre
Off the Cuff
Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013

Rick Petrie on the multi-ethnic Settlement Museum

 Rick Petrie is a UW-Milwaukee and Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design graduate, and executive director of Urban Anthropology Inc. He recently sat down with Off the Cuff to discuss the Old South Side Settlement Museum (707 W. Lincoln Ave.)
Off the Cuff
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013
 Michael Hupy has been a lawyer for more than four decades. And a good one too—he all but owns this fine paper’s annual Best Personal Injury Lawyer award. He is also a longtime motorcycle enthusiast. With the Harley-Davidson 110th Anniversary Celebration approaching, he sat down