As light and
insubstantial a comedy as it is, A Cudahy
Caroler Christmas is the gift
that keeps on giving. In Tandem Theatre
has staged Anthony Wood's classic South Side holiday comedy many, many times
Milwaukee is no stranger to the food of Somalia. About
a decade ago, Lula’s Café opened near the corner of Oakland and Locust, offering
items from Somalia and nearby Eritrea. But Lula’s closed several years ago
Playwright Steve Yockey envisions oppression as a tyrannical child ruling her toys with an iron fist. The idea has some merit. Yockey’s story, titled Cartoon, receives a staging this month courtesy of Youngblood Theatre.
Madeline Gianforte is a co-founder of CORE/El
Centro, a nonprofit, bilingual healing center in Walker’s Point offering
affordable wellness therapies to the community. A massage and Reiki
practitioner, Gianforte is also
Much has been made of the first couplet on “Ecce Homo,” the lead track on New York-based Titus Andronicus’ latest album, Local Business. “Okay, I think, by now,” rambles vocalist/guitarist Patrick Stickles
There are two Mongolian barbecue restaurants in this area. The older
restaurant, and my preferred choice, is Genghis Khan (725 N. Mayfair Road,
Wauwatosa). The barbecue is a tabletop grill topped with a metal sheet.
The Charles Allis Art Museum
presents “Wisconsin’s Own: Aaron Boyd,” an exhibition sure to delight the eye
and the imagination.
Boyd, who grew up in Milwaukee and still calls the city home, works
from a studio