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06.24.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
It’s easy for me to joke about hating musicals, but I see so many of them that it’s difficult not to understand the appeal in most of them on some level. While I don’t share much of the country’s obsession with the American musical, I make every attempt to take these shows on their own merits when writing about them. That being said, the appeal of the touring Broadway musical is still k...
Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Tonight @ The Marcus Center, 7:30 p.m.

Every June, the local theater scene switches gears from its regular schedule to the strange haze of the summer season. Standard shows vanish from Milwaukee stages, making way for touring productions and a mishmash of edgier, less tested endeavors. Leading the way into summer this year is a touring production of one of the most commercially successful musicals of all time. The current revival...
Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Tonight @ The Marcus Center, 7:30 p.m.

Every June, the local theater scene switches gears from its regular schedule to the strange haze of the summer season. Standard shows vanish from Milwaukee stages, making way for touring productions and a mishmash of edgier, less tested endeavors. Leading the way into summer this year is a touring production of one of the most commercially successful musicals of all time. The current revival of Marvin Hamlisch's A Chorus Line makes it to...
06.04.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
The summer seems to have arrived. And I suddenly find myself without theatre for two straight weeks. It’s kind of a huge vacancy considering the high volume of shows that I’ve seen in April and May . . . those being some of the busiest months I’ve ever had . . . as near as I can make out, there really isn’t anything opening in metro Milwaukee in the next couple of weeks . . . There’s kin...

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