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Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011

Superb love story opens Milwaukee LGBT Festival

The Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival's opening weekend, Oct. 20-23, includes 16 offerings...
Classical Music/Dance
Monday, Oct. 17, 2011

Costume party to complement Michael Pink's 'Dracula'

If you know the Milwaukee Ballet and the work of its director and choreographer Michael Pink, you need no further prompting to see Dracula, running Oct. 27-30 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Pink's 1996 adaptation of Bram Stoker's...
Classical Music/Dance
Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2011

World Premieres and Old School Showpieces

A deep stage, good lighting and up-close seating made the South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center an excellent venue for the Nancy Einhorn Milwaukee Ballet II in “Classical To Contemporary,” a program of seven dances in as many styles...
Classical Music/Dance
Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011

Milwaukee Ballet II: From Classics to Contemporary

Two world premieres are included in “Classical to Contemporary,” the wide-ranging dance concert by the Milwaukee Ballet's Second Company, presented 1:30 p.m., Oct. 9 at the South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center. MBII, as it's known...
Classical Music/Dance
Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011

Talented Milwaukee company presents 'Stripped Roundly'

If you heard that Elizabeth Johnson and Luc Vanier, the artistic leaders of Your Mother Dances, were leaving town, don't worry. They're staying, and as I watched a rehearsal of their upcoming concert “Stripped Roundly,” it was clear to me...
Classical Music/Dance
Monday, Sept. 19, 2011

Where Dance, Visuals and Location Converge

Debra Loewen began the 25th year of her Wild Space Dance Company with another once in a lifetime performance called In The Space Between. Once again, she transformed an historic Milwaukee site – this time the Pritzlaff Building on the corner...
Off the Cuff
Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011

LGBT teams in Dairyland softball tournament

Brian Reinkober has been the commissioner of Milwaukee's Saturday Softball Beer League (SSBL) since 2002. The 34-year-old LGBT league is holding its annual Dairyland Classic softball tournament at Wick Field on Sept. 3-4, followed by awards and entertainment in Catalano Square...