Here are some
harrowing facts courtesy of local shelter, the Guest House of Milwaukee. Every night
around 1,500 people are homeless in Milwaukee. To facilitate all of Milwaukee’s
homeless men—many of whom are veterans, are struggling with addiction or are suffering
from some form of mental illness—local
Lend me your ears Wisconsin amateur photographers of at least 15 years of age, and then lend UW-WC your lenses. Give Us Your Best Shot - not to be confused with Pat Benatar's questionably-classic rock anthem "Hit Me with Your Best Shot" (That's right. I said it. And I'll say it again. Questionably. If you want to get me riled up at a sporting event, try using "
With the Beatles' sitar-augmented "Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)," the Western pop culture first took notice of Indian classical music. But by 1965, the art form had been nourishing souls for centuries with its singular blend of intensity and repose, composition and improvisation, tradition and innovation. Milwaukee is privileged to have a handful of modern masters play the UWM Fine Arts R...
In the market for some
Halloween-season thrills? A cautionary tale for bullies? Ideas for making use
of all that spare pig blood you have lying around? Look no further than Theatre
Unchained’s production of Carrie: The
It could have been kindling, but art lovers should be
thankful that Tom Loeser’s sculptural furniture and furniture-esque sculptures
have not been committed to the flames. A new exhibition, “Tom Loeser: It Could
Have Been Kindling,” at the Museum of Wisconsin Art compiles works from Loeser’s
The watchword of Wisconsin’s statewide arts service, advocacy, and development organization, Arts Wisconsin, is "growing Wisconsin creatively since 1992." And evidently Arts Wisconsin has grasped the need for effective arts advocacy organization to be pluralist in reach: the company's logo bears an uncanny resemblance to that of quintessential hip hop outfit Wu-Tang Clan. Tread ...
Those of us who aren't reference librarians primarily know D.A.R.E. as a drug use program aimed at kids just old enough to feasibly get involved with drugs. If you do happen to be a reference librarian you'll likely know DARE as the Dictionary of American Regional English, in which you can learn facts such as the following: in many parts of the South the expression "...
The Blues? - well that's just another name for the human condition; for the ineradicable dissatisfaction that is part and parcel of our finite existence. The way I feel sometimes - I feel like drinking me some gasoline.I'm tellin' you the way I feel sometimes - I feel just like drinking me some...
No better way to celebrate a new season than with a new
play. The Milwaukee Repertory Theater is christening 2014-2015 in their
intimate Stiemke Studio with the world premiere of after all the terrible things I do