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08.05.2013 | | Posted at 11:14 AM

Matthew McConaughey's Southern Gothic

By David Luhrssen
  Mud is a little bit Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer—a boy’s tale on a Southern river, a story of boys finding their way amidst the mysterious world of adults. The protagonists are a pair of 14-year-olds, the sensitive Ellis (Tye Sheridan) and the more cynical, Fugazi T-shirt-wearing Neckbone (Jacob Lofland). Exploring a wooded island in the stream, they discover a surreal sight, a...
06.16.2010 | | Posted at 05:51 AM

Door County Theatre Company Opens Two Shows This Week

By Russ Bickerstaff
In operation since the end of the �80�s, the American Folklore Theatre�celebrates the dawn of its third decade in existence this summer. The production company which has debuted contemporary Wisconsinm classics like Guys On Ice celebrates its 20th anniversary season this year. This week, AFT opens two musicals in its outdoor space in Door County�s Egg Harbor. Tonight, the company opens its secon...