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Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

Powerful story about finding life’s deeper meaning

Splinter Group presents the world premiere of Tony DiMurro’s 3 For The Road. “The premise of the show is an exploration of three individuals who struggle with a haunting desire to escape their lives,” says Splinter Group’s artistic director and co-director of the show, Jim Farrell. “3 For The
Around Milwaukee
Friday, Jan. 16, 2015

Department of Public Works and Housing Division

The City of Milwaukee’s government offices and the Milwaukee County Housing Division, which includes Rental Assistance/Section 8 offices and phone lines, will be closed on Monday, Jan. 19 in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.The Department of Public Works services and parking restrictions will be affected as follows:
Garbage, Recycling and Self-Help CentersThe...
Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015

Milwaukee Rep stages Lindsay-Abaire’s Tony-winning drama

The Milwaukee Repertory Theater brings yet another powerful play to the Quadracci Powerhouse—David Lindsay-Abaire’s socially charged, Tony-nominated Broadway production Good People. “There are far too few plays being written about class in America. This is probably the finest
Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015

‘The Kreutzer Sonata’ featuring James Pickering

Renaissance Theaterworks presents the Midwest premiere of Irish playwright Nancy Harris’ adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s novella of the same name, The Kreutzer Sonata. This one-man drama features James Pickering as the main character Pozdnyshev, as well as pianist Colleen Schmitt and
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Friday, Jan. 9, 2015

Polish music, cooking demonstrations, dance groups and folk arts

We've made it through the exciting (and busy) holiday season, but that doesn't mean the fun has come to an end! Our beloved city plans to infuse Polish sights, sounds and smells into The Domes (524 S. Layton Blvd.) on Saturday, Jan. 17 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Presented by...
Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015

Jerry Spinelli’s moving story of peer pressure

Keeping with the company’s mission of embracing and celebrating the individual, First Stage is mounting Y York’s adaptation of Jerry Spinelli’s novel Stargirl. This moving story explores the beauties and challenges of being the new kid at school and making friends while also retaining
Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014

‘Anything Goes’ at the Marcus Center

Welcome to the S.S. American, an ocean liner on a transatlantic cruise with Reno Sweeney (Emma Stratton), Billy Crocker (Brian Krinsky), Hope Harcourt (Rachelle Rose Clark), Moonface Martin (Dennis Setteducati) and Erma (Mychal Phillips) onboard. The lot of them get caught up in a