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12.31.1969 | | Posted at 06:00 PM

Three Shows Already Sold-Out This Month

By Russ Bickerstaff
The bad economy may be hurting the local theatre business as it does everything these days, but it’s nice to know that in the month of December there are a number of shows that have sold out a good portion of their tickets prior to opening night. Just a few days after Patrick Schmitz’s Rudolph The Pissed-Off Reindeer sold out the remainder of its run at the Alchemist Theatre. for the year, Dal...
12.31.1969 | | Posted at 06:00 PM

Next Spring’s Program Celebrates Sex, Drugs and the American Way

By Russ Bickerstaff
Pink Banana’s annual Spring One Act show is a little-known tradition in Milwaukee. Every Spring, the tiny theatre company presents a program featuring a disparate group of shorts featuring some of the most promising new and emerging talent in the city. Last season’s festival featured a short directed by Youngblood Theatre’s Michael Cotey starring, among others, Travis Knight of Uprooted The...
Thursday, Aug. 14, 2008

Theater Reviews

The Third Annual Milwaukee Sketch and Improv Comedy Festival found a cozy, new home this year as more than 20 groups made it to the stage of the Off-Broadway Theatre over the course of three days. Busy festival-founder Matt Kemple slowed down enough to introduce almost every act to enthusiastic audiences that nearly packed the theater each evening. Groups from Chicago dominated the line-up with one coming from as far away as Kentucky, but this year there was at least one group from Milwaukee in each program. The festival opened Thursday with a high-energy evening featuring local group Track Jacket Revue performing a few sketchy
Sunday, March 9, 2008

Tonight @ the Off Broadway Theatre - 7:30 PM

Countless adaptations of Antigone have been produced for the stage and screen, but in their new production, Present Music and the Milwaukee Dance Theatre provide a wholly different and “provocative retelling” of the classic tale. A fusion of music, text and movement is used to heighten audience . . .
Friday, March 7, 2008

Tonight @ the Off Broadway Theatre - 7:30 PM

Countless adaptations of Antigone have been produced for the stage and screen, but in their new production, Present Music and the Milwaukee Dance Theatre intend to provide a wholly different and “provocative retelling” of the classic tale. A fusion of music, text and movement is used to heighten audience senses . . .

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