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Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013

In Tandem’s ‘Beast on the Moon’

 Sometimes everything comes together on a production. Sometimes all of the elements of a show run together in just the right way. That's what seems to have happened prior to opening night with In Tandem Theatre's
06.09.2011 | | Posted at 02:06 PM

Stand-up/sppken word theatres show next week at the Jackalope Lounj

By Russ Bickerstaff
    Playwright/standup comic Chastity Washington has been performing for two decades. She’s done the standard stand-up comic circuit, appeared on HBO, studied at Second City in Chicago and so on. There’s a kind of immediate connection with audiences that happens for a solo performer who has been consistently performing for nearly a quarter century or more. It’s always a lot of fun to ...
12.29.2010 | | Posted at 06:06 AM

Pink Banana Theatre celebrates a century of advancement with a fundraiser for the Healing Center

By Russ Bickerstaff
  The big break between the first and last halves of the theatre season is almost over. There’s a touring Broadway show coming through town next week, but aside from that and a bewildering number of options for New Year’s Eve, there isn’t a whole lot going on. In light of this, Pink Banana Theatre may have chosen a really good point in the calendar (if not a terribly good place in most pe...
08.06.2010 | | Posted at 09:02 AM

Theatre Company Re-Mounts Non-Musical Spoken Word Symphony About Losing Virginity

By Russ Bickerstaff
In the dozen years or so since it debuted online, My First Time.Com�has collected over 50,000 first-person accounts of people losing their virginity. Since the late ‘90’s, over 50,000 people have submitted stories. A few years back, playwright Ken Davenport collected text from the website into a script that had a successful run off-Broadway and has been produced various places since. Local c...
07.21.2010 | | Posted at 07:54 AM

Simon’s STAR-SPANGLED GIRL to be staged at 10th Street Theatre

By Russ Bickerstaff
As busy as things are this coming weekend with no less than three shows opening, next weekend promises to be even busier, with another three openings AND a the 5th Annual Milwaukee Comedy Fest. Aside from Soulsitce’s production of Chess, the fare making it to the stage next weekend is all comedy. In and amidst shorter works found in the sketch and improve of the comedy fest and the short comed...