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09.25.2014 | 126 days ago | Posted at 06:32 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
The Bronzeville Arts Ensemble recently collaborated with First Stage in a program that worked with playwrights to develop short plays that could be produced. The effort has paid off in a program of three shorts that will be staged at the end of this month. Playwright’s Showcase features three shorts: Just a Conversation Over Chicken and Dumplings by Michelle Dobbs, Judge Not by Josie Hymes and P...
Friday, Jan. 18, 2013

First Stage presents ‘Lois Ehlert’s Mole Hill Stories’

 The gentle, colorful fables of famed children’s author Lois Ehlert come to life in the world premiere of Mole Hill Stories, produced by First Stage in collaboration with Milwaukee’s Danceworks. The show is part of First Stage’s
07.29.2012 | | Posted at 07:07 AM

Richard Taylor Sculpture to be installed tomorrow.

By Russ Bickerstaff
  Though it is quite distinctive, the Milwaukee Youth Arts Center is a humble, little building on 325 West Walnut Street. That building is about to get a piece of decoration thanks to artist Richard Taylor. The 25 foot welded aluminum sculpture will be installed by crane at 7am on the morning of the 30th. People deriving by who probably never thought that much about the place will have their at...
Monday, Oct. 24, 2011
It's proving to be a very special month for Milwaukee collage artist Della Wells. As a child, she relished the satirical Fractured Fairy Tales of A.J. Jacobs and used art as a way to deal with a difficult home life that included her mother's schizophrenia...