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Off the Cuff
Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011
Since its inception in 2001, ArtWorks for Milwaukee has hired and trained more than 400 youth in a variety of unique arts-based programs. The local nonprofit is hosting its third “Night by the River” benefit 7-10 p.m. Nov. 11...
Off the Cuff
Monday, Oct. 17, 2011

An Interview with Randy Brice, Arrested for Protesting Ron Johnson

Randy Bryce was one of 19 people arrested last week in Senator Ron Johnson's downtown Milwaukee office. Take One. Well first… Sorry, I can't hear you. I'm stuck behind a megaphone at Occupy Milwaukee...
Theater
Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2011

Milwaukee premiere of 'Omnium Gatherum'

Omnium Gatherum is an intimate, intense political reflection, a voyeuristic social snapshot told through a five-course gourmet dinner party. Written by two New Yorkers, it reflects and records the days after Sept. 11, 2001. Windfall Theatre's...
Off the Cuff
Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Singer Barbara Stephan was recently drawn into a mystical new endeavor. “I've always dabbled in visual arts,” the Beloit native says. “But nothing came of it until I started seeing bizarre faces in the trees.” The faces became photos, prints and a website. Recently, her work appeared on the cover of Chicago's...
Off the Cuff
Monday, April 4, 2011
Designer Byron Thomas has thrown a fashion curve at Wisconsin's political discourse with politically themed T-shirts, available at Bullseye Records (1627 E. Irving Place) and Sky High Skateboard Shop (2501 S. Howell Ave.). "I sort of lucked into spots on...
Art
Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Inspired exhibit at Jewish Museum Milwaukee

The current exhibition at the Jewish Museum Milwaukee, "The Children of Israel Journeyed: Selections From the Chagall Bible Series," features 21 fine art block prints and a giant tapestry illustrating scenes from the...