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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
Friday, April 18, 2014

Jane and Chris Flieller co-direct ‘1959 Pink Thunderbird’

 In Tandem Theatre brings to the stage 1959 Pink Thunderbird, a unique piece comprised of James McLure’s two one-act companion pieces, Laundry and Bourbon and Lone Star. Set in a small Texas town during the late ’70s, we are first introduced to three young women chatting over laundry and
Around Milwaukee
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Celebrate Earth Day by participating in one of the many celebrations around town.
Saturday, April 19
Fourth Annual Urban Grassroots Earth Day Cleanup and Celebration Career Youth Development Inc. (CYD), Urban Grassroots, Alderwoman Milele Coggs, Keep Greater Milwaukee Beautiful and Ina Onilu Dance & Drum Ensemble are kicking off the first stage of neighborhood ...
Friday, April 11, 2014
 The Marquette University’s College of Engineering and Diederich College of Communication’s Department of Performing Arts bring the play Zoo Story to Marquette’s Visualization Lab (1637 W. Wisconsin
Classical Music/Dance
Thursday, April 10, 2014
 The Four Nations Ensemble, Early Music Now’s current artists in residence, brings the music of Jean-Philippe Rameau, Jean-Marie LeClair, François Couperin and Louis-Nicolas Clérambault to stage for the one-night-only show The Paris of LeClair and Rameau. Special artists include
Friday, April 4, 2014

C. Michael Wright directs ‘Lend Me a Tenor’

  The year is 1934 and we are introduced to the Cleveland Grand Opera Company in a swanky hotel suite. They are awaiting the arrival of world-famous tenor Tito Merelli, the star in their production of Otello. The company is scheduled to perform in the evening, but, as Milwaukee Chamber
Eat & Drink
Thursday, April 3, 2014

Italian Community Center’s Annual Fundraiser

 Looking for a fun event to attend to ward off the lingering chilly weather? Then stop by the Italian Community Center on Sunday, April 6, for its 19th Annual “A Taste of Italy” fundraiser. With the purchase of food and beverage tickets