Skylight Music Theatre opened
its season with Avenue Q, an adult,
puppet-based musical that attempts the tricky feat of using comedy to delve
into sophisticated themes. Under the direction of Donna Drake...
When Johannes Gutenberg invented the printing press in the 15th century, it was a defining moment in human history that ushered in the era of mass communication. Was it also the perfect subject for a big, splashy Broadway musical?
Considering the diversity of theater offerings, it's surprising that certain genres don't get more play on local stages. Science fiction may have its place on the big screen, but it's rarely explored in Milwaukee theater. Last year, Vince Figueroa...
Kenosha’s Michael Schumacher began as a biographer of
artists such as Francis Ford Coppola and Eric Clapton, but developed a side
career as chronicler of Great Lakes maritime disasters. In November’s Fury, Schumacher investigates a catastrophic gale that
bore down on the lakes a
Elton John and Tim Rice's musical Aida receives a glossy staging this month in a solid production at Greendale Community Theatre. Erica Brown summons depth in the title role of an Ethiopian princess who must serve...