Large cities naturally serve as a destination for the arts. Theaters, galleries, music and art classes can be found easily in Milwaukee or Chicago. But don’t count out smaller towns, like Hartford, Wis. Hartford, 40 minutes
Phylis Ravel’s death from
cancer on Nov. 6 at Mequon’s Horizon Hospice marks an irreplaceable loss.
Almost single-handedly she created the Marquette University Theatre Department,
gathering the current faculty
Philip Van Doren Stern was a 20th-century historian and editor who
compiled short story collections and worked with the letters of such giants as
Lincoln, Poe and Thoreau. He also wrote a 4,000-word short story called
days when neighborhood movie houses were an integral part of many residential
areas of the city? These mostly small theaters boasted a single screen and
double features and attracted big crowds almost every
On your way into the theater, you sign in, receive a patient ID number
and have your hand stamped by a charming man with a British accent. The man’s
name is Lamb (played by Harry Loeffler-Bell). Lamb is an
There’s nothing small about the super-sized production of Big, the Musical at First Stage
Children’s Theater. The cast is big, the production numbers are big and the
special effects are big. This is a not-to-be-missed show...
UW-Milwaukee Theatre opens its Mainstage Theatre
season with The Tragedy of King Lear. The production, in collaboration with Shakespeare & Company, features an
interesting mix of professional and student talent...