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02.23.2011 | | Posted at 07:09 AM

The 2011-2012 Season Is Announced on the 28th

By Russ Bickerstaff
    It’s always nice to get a press release on a theatre company’s new season. This is the time of year when those releases start to roll-in. Already Theatrical tendencies, Milwaukee Chamber Theatre and The Skylight have announced their offerings for 2011-2012. Free and open to the public, the Sunset Playhouse’s annual season preview party strikes me as being an entirely different flavor...
11.20.2010 | | Posted at 02:29 PM

The Sunset Playhouse Eliminating Artistic Director Position as of December 1st

By Russ Bickerstaff
Just a couple of hours ago, I got an email from Mark Salentine�Artistic Director of the Sunset Playhouse�in Elm Grove. Evidently, due to �severe financial difficulties,� the Sunset Playhouse in Elm Grove has decided to eliminate the position of Artistic Director. This puts a talented director and actor out of a job as of December 1st. Mark Salentine had been with the Sunset for 7.5 years as A...
Thursday, June 12, 2008

Tonight @ the Sunset Playhouse - 7:30 p.m.

The Sunset Playhouse’s latest production mines humor from one of the most unlikely, sensitive sources: people with developmental disabilities. Tom Griffin’s comic drama The Boys Next Door deftly walks the line people complexity and accessibility by treating its characters as three-dimensional human beings instead of . . .