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10.29.2014 | 91 days ago | Posted at 11:47 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
This weekend, Chicago’s Samantha Martin brings her cats to Milwaukee. She trains cats. Normal domestic cats. They do performances. In a way it’s kind of like watching one, long cute cat video on YouTube only it’s live in person and there are just...lots and lots of cats doing things. It can be a really fun show in an intimate studio theatre environment, which is exactly where Martin is going...
08.28.2010 | | Posted at 10:40 AM

The Acro-Cats’ Entertaining Return to Milwaukee

By Russ Bickerstaff
    I remember reading a theory that stated that the domestication of the house cat was something of an unspoken agreement between both parties. Humans didn’t mind cats hanging around because they killed vermin that made life difficult for people. Cats didn’t mind being around people because the vermin that they fed on tended to be attracted to us and our food. Over the years, the relations...
08.25.2010 | | Posted at 02:17 PM

A Strange Weekend before September

By Russ Bickerstaff
It could be construed by some as the last real weekend of summer. And as the theatre season begins to get into full swing, a few odd acts hit local stages. Here’s a look ahead at what’s happening this weekend: Thursday, August 26th: 6:30pm The Amazing Acro-Cats These not-so-common house cats from Chicago return to the Alchemist Theatre this weekend for four shows starting tomorrow night. Th...