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Monday, Aug. 13, 2012
What defines freedom? The freedom to vote instantly comes to mind in 2012, an election year for the United States. Marquette University's Haggerty Museum of Art further explores the crucial idea of freedom in a trio of exhibitions opening Aug. 22...
Sunday, Jan. 4, 2009

Tonight @ Stonefly - 10 p.m.

Insurgent Theatre took its recent production on the road punk-style, performing Paint the Town, a mordant tale of a beautiful young revolutionary who is freed from her family’s grip by a terrorist, in small clubs and venues around the country, even sharing some bills with musical acts. They celebrate their return to Milwaukee with a homecoming performance of the play tonight at 10 p.m. at Stonefly Brewery, supported by Peter J. Woods...
Friday, Nov. 28, 2008

Milwaukee icons illuminated

They frequently pop up on Internet searches and peak at you above billboards and byways, but when’s the last time you actually visited the Domes? The day of your high-school prom? Last Christmas? Never? Too long have these structures lain dormant, waiting to be redelivered to their...
Saturday, May 3, 2008

Tonight @ the Turner Hall Ballroom - 8 p.m.

Once coldly dismissed as another Promise Ring side project—and not a particularly interesting one at that—local indie-rockers Maritime have picked up a well-deserved following over the years, as their records became better and their live shows stronger. Last fall they released their finest record yet, the tuneful . . .
Friday, Jan. 4, 2008

Tonight @ Cactus Club - 10:00 PM

Armed with an old Hammond organ, an accordion and a half a dozen or so effects pedals, Milwaukee rockers White, Wrench, Conservatory crank out a bold spin on the traditional My Bloody Valentine/Cocteau Twins shoegaze sound. Tonight the trio headlines a 10 p.m. bill at the Cactus Club, with local power-pop openers The New Loud.