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Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

A warm Milwaukee murder mystery

Paul Pörtner’s Shear Madness is a cozy little comedy currently running at The Northern Lights Theater at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino. A colorful ensemble of characters find themselves in a
10.10.2014 | 107 days ago | Posted at 10:43 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
I’ve seen over 850 shows as a theater critic in the past dozen years. In all that time I’ve never once gone to the Northern Lights Theater in Potawatomi Hotel & Casino. It’s an interesting venue. From the nearest bus stop I could find, it’s a long walk-in to the space across alien terrain. There is the smell of industry. There are slowly blinking, red lights on smoke stacks. The highwa...
Friday, Feb. 22, 2013

Feb. 21, 2013

 Spearheaded by the songwriting/production team Gamble & Huff, the Philly soul renaissance produced almost impossible volumes of great music throughout the ’70s, the biggest and most memorable of which came from
Sunday, July 17, 2011

Tonight @ Northern Lights Theater, 8 p.m.

Despite outlandish costumes, publicity stunts and multiple musical-direction changes, Patti LaBelle and her band Labelle couldn't seem to break out in the 1970s. Then they released “Lady Marmalade” and everything changed. The single...