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Theater
Friday, May 9, 2014

Skylight presents Tony Award-winning ‘Hair’

 “We’re reminding the audience to question why war exists, why are we sending young people to war, whose responsibility is that and when is that going to end?” says Stage Director Ray Jivoff of Skylight Music Theatre’s final Cabot show, Hair. These overriding topics of conversation
Dining Out
Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Newport Shores’ great fish and seafood dishes

The City of Port Washington in Ozaukee County is cherished for its scenic harbor and if you’re looking for a beautiful view of Lake Michigan while dining, Newport Shores (407 E. Jackson St.) is the coastal place to choose
Eat & Drink
Monday, May 5, 2014

Shepherd Express kicks off summer with Street Eats festival

 The sun is warm, lake breezes have lost their bite and the grass and trees are turning green. The warm-weather activities we’ve been anticipating throughout a very long winter are here to stay. One great festival to help
Theater
Thursday, May 1, 2014

‘Midsummer in Midwinter’ at Theatre Gigante

 Isabelle Kralj and Mark Anderson, co-artistic directors of Theatre Gigante and seasoned playwrights with close to 30 works to their names, are staging an inspired comedic take on Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. “When we look at classics and change them, it’s the running
Classical Music/Dance
Thursday, May 1, 2014
 Join Ensemble Musical Offering for a pre-concert presentation (7 p.m.) titled “The Sons of Bach” before its final performance of the season celebrating Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714-1788), J.S. Bach’s second son and distinguished proto-Romantic musician and composer. Featured
Dining Out
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
 If you’re seeking a family friendly restaurant with a good fish fry, then set Country Springs Hotel’s Wildflowers Restaurant (2810 Golf Road, Pewaukee) as your next dinner destination. Available every Friday 4:30-10 p.m., Wildflowers’ offers all-you-can-eat beer-battered cod ($13.25)
Theater
Tuesday, April 22, 2014

First Stage and Willy Porter team up for a musical mystery

 Nancy Drew, the brilliant teen detective of fiction series fame, will solve her next great mystery at the Marcus Center’s Todd Wehr Theater. Co-written by First Stage’s Artistic Director Jeff Frank and Associate Artistic Director/Young Company Director John Maclay, Nancy Drew and Her
Classical Music/Dance
Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Festival City Symphony closes season with Schumann

 For its final Symphony Sundays concert of the season, Milwaukee’s Festival City Symphony presents “Magnificent Moods,” a performance dedicated to Romantic composer and musician Robert Schumann. The repertoire will include Piano Concerto in A minor, featuring