Express Milwaukee - A&E Feature http://expressmilwaukee.com/articles.sec-330-1-ae-feature.html Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EST en hourly 1 After the Packers - What Now for Green Bay (and, OK, the Super Bowl) http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24782-after-the-packers-what-now-for-green-bay-%2528and-ok-the-super-bowl%2529.html
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‘Fashion is Freedom’ - Milwaukee Art Museum’s ‘50 Years of Ebony Fashion’ http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24741-%25E2%2580%2598fashion-is-freedom%25E2%2580%2599-milwaukee-art-museum%25E2%2580%2599s-%25E2%2580%259850-years-of-ebony-fashion%25E2%2580%2599.html
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Ko-Thi Lives! - The Legacy and Future of Black Arts in Milwaukee http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24702-ko-thi-lives_-the-legacy-and-future-of-black-arts-in-milwaukee.html ]]> Marriage Milwaukee Style: When Cream City was a destination for runaway couples http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24668-marriage-milwaukee-style-when-cream-city-was-a-destination-for-runaway-couples.html ]]> Florentine Opera to Record ‘Wuthering Heights’ - Live performance at the Wilson Center http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24645-florentine-opera-to-record-%25E2%2580%2598wuthering-heights%25E2%2580%2599-live-performance-at-the-wilson-center.html ]]> One Man’s Guide to Holiday Movies - Humbug, good cheer and quirky classics http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24610-one-man%25E2%2580%2599s-guide-to-holiday-movies-humbug-good-cheer-and-quirky-classics.html ]]> Is ‘Vertigo’ the Greatest Film of the Last Century? - Thinking about Alfred Hitchcock’s masterpiece http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24547-is-%25E2%2580%2598vertigo%25E2%2580%2599-the-greatest-film-of-the-last-century-thinking-about-alfred-hitchcock%25E2%2580%2599s-masterpiece.html ]]> Holiday Favorite Returns to Milwaukee Ballet - Michael Pink directs ‘The Nutcracker’ http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24507-holiday-favorite-returns-to-milwaukee-ballet-michael-pink-directs-%25E2%2580%2598the-nutcracker%25E2%2580%2599.html ]]> Before the Bucks - Troubled Seasons for the NBA’s Milwaukee Hawks http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24474-before-the-bucks-troubled-seasons-for-the-nba%25E2%2580%2599s-milwaukee-hawks.html ]]> Cream City Cabaret Gets Its Footing - Burlesque returns to Milwaukee http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24430-cream-city-cabaret-gets-its-footing-burlesque-returns-to-milwaukee.html ]]> Milwaukee’s Fashion Scene - Then and Now http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24384-milwaukee%25E2%2580%2599s-fashion-scene-then-and-now.html ]]> Music, Comedy, Variety from Dance Revolution Milwaukee - You Never Know What’s Next At ‘MKE Follies’ http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24348-music-comedy-variety-from-dance-revolution-milwaukee-you-never-know-what%25E2%2580%2599s-next-at-%25E2%2580%2598mke-follies%25E2%2580%2599.html ]]> Musical Pictures at the MSO - Mussorgsky, Schuller at Milwaukee Symphony concert http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24309-musical-pictures-at-the-mso-mussorgsky-schuller-at-milwaukee-symphony-concert.html ]]> ‘Fall Dance Festival’ - Milwaukee Ballet, Danceworks open their seasons this weekend http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24207-%25E2%2580%2598fall-dance-festival%25E2%2580%2599-milwaukee-ballet-danceworks-open-their-seasons-this-weekend.html ]]> The Florentine Opera’s ‘Flying Dutchman’ - The ocean is a protagonist in Wagner’s early opera http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24176-the-florentine-opera%25E2%2580%2599s-%25E2%2580%2598flying-dutchman%25E2%2580%2599-the-ocean-is-a-protagonist-in-wagner%25E2%2580%2599s-early-opera.html
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Sherlock Holmes - The sleuth and the Baker Street kids at First Stage http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24125-sherlock-holmes-the-sleuth-and-the-baker-street-kids-at-first-stage.html ]]> Hollywood’s Classic Years? - Today’s films fall short of cinema’s golden age http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24098-hollywood%25E2%2580%2599s-classic-years-today%25E2%2580%2599s-films-fall-short-of-cinema%25E2%2580%2599s-golden-age.html ]]> Frank Almond is Frankly Music - The Stradivarius and the new concert season http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24042-frank-almond-is-frankly-music-the-stradivarius-and-the-new-concert-season.html ]]> 2014-15 Season Arts Guide Calendar http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-24030-2014-15-season-arts-guide-calendar.html THEATRE   Acacia Theatre 414-744-5995 acaciatheatre.com Fish Eyes, Oct. 17-26 Peculiar People, Dec. 6 Great Expectations, March 20-29 Opal, July]]> ‘The Color Purple’ - A story for our time at Milwaukee Rep http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-23997-%25E2%2580%2598the-color-purple%25E2%2580%2599-a-story-for-our-time-at-milwaukee-rep.html Celie, the protagonist of The Color Purple, has her second child at age fourteen. The baby daddy is her father. Her babies disappear; for all she knows, he’s killed them]]> Sustaining Jobs and Community - Can Cooperatives Save Milwaukee? http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-23988-sustaining-jobs-and-community-can-cooperatives-save-milwaukee.html Plein Air Shorewood Returns for Year Two http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-23977-plein-air-shorewood-returns-for-year-two.html Though many artists will always prefer the climate-controlled convenience of the studio, a growing number of painters are taking their canvases outdoors. Credit the rising popularity of plein air painting in part to the old-fashioned allure of nature—there’s just something romantic about the notion of setting up an easel ]]> The Boulevard Theatre Opens ‘Pal Joey’ at the South Milwaukee PAC - Goodbye Bay View, hello Metro Milwaukee http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-23943-the-boulevard-theatre-opens-%25E2%2580%2598pal-joey%25E2%2580%2599-at-the-south-milwaukee-pac-goodbye-bay-view-hello-metro-milwaukee.html In 18th-century Paris, the appellation boulevard theatre meant a formerly itinerant acting company who’d carved out year]]> All That Milwaukee Jazz - The Music Lives on in Our City http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-23935-all-that-milwaukee-jazz-the-music-lives-on-in-our-city.html The Packers Drive for Five http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-23907-the-packers-drive-for-five.html In February 2011 the Green Bay Packers won the Super Bowl for the fourth time, and 10 months later a 15-1 record had fans confident of a repeat. But the Packers got smacked down in that post-season and the next one. And last season, after fighting through major injuries to win the NFC North at 8-7-1, they had a]]> Planning a Racine Get-Away? - Whether by car, bike or on foot, Racine has much to offer http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-23933-planning-a-racine-get-away-whether-by-car-bike-or-on-foot-racine-has-much-to-offer.html For some Milwaukeeans, Racine is simply a name on a few road signs during the drive from Milwaukee to Chicago. But the little city of about 80,000 begs to be seen, and with the arrival of First Fridays and other events, now might be the perfect]]> Mondo Lucha Returns to Turner Hall - More Brawn, Beauties and Bands http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-23898-mondo-lucha-returns-to-turner-hall-more-brawn-beauties-and-bands.html Dysfunction, one of Mondo Lucha’s villains, jumps the ropes of the ring, runs to a corner post and climbs]]> Milwaukee’s Grohmann Museum - Where the history of industry is reflected in art http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-23853-milwaukee%25E2%2580%2599s-grohmann-museum-where-the-history-of-industry-is-reflected-in-art.html “I’m among family when I’m there.” This is how Milwaukee photographer Jim Brozek feels when he visits the Milwaukee School of Engineering’s Grohmann Museum (1000 N. Broadway). Museum Director]]> All About Community - Puppets, parades and pageants for Milwaukee Public Theatre’s 40th anniversary http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-23848-all-about-community-puppets-parades-and-pageants-for-milwaukee-public-theatre%25E2%2580%2599s-40th-anniversary.html Milwaukee Public Theatre calls its upcoming 40th birthday party “The Steampunk Circus of Metamorphosis.” “Steampunk” for its setting amid the Victorian trappings of]]> Retro Cool Things To Do Before Summer’s End http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-23785-retro-cool-things-to-do-before-summer%25E2%2580%2599s-end.html Racetracks, burgers and a plane, and an old-school amusement park about as far away from Great America as you can get. Intrigued? Here are some awesome summer activities in the Milwaukee and surrounding areas that you can indulge
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