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08.01.2012 | | Posted at 07:51 AM

A look back at the 2011-2012 Theatre Year In Milwaukee

By Russ Bickerstaff
Intro Being a theatre critic who attends 100+ shows per year, my year is defined a bit differently than a standard calendar will allow for. My year starts in August with the first shows of the new theatre season,  continues through May as regular season switches gears for the summer shows and finally ends in July as the new theatre season gets underway the following month . . . and so each ye...
07.01.2012 | | Posted at 06:25 AM

Milwaukee Chamber Theatre now selling tickets to individual shows for 2012-2013

By Russ Bickerstaff
    As of only recently, single tickets have gone on sale for Milwaukee Chamber Theatre's upcoming season. As always, Milwaukee Chamber is the harbinger of the new season, opening its first show for 2012/2013 in early August. In dividual tickets for that show and every other show on the season are currently on sale.   Normally I don't spend much time talking about box office events, but this i...
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Artistic Sense: Bucketworks, “the world's first health club for the brain,” celebrated its 10th anniversary with nonstop creative goings-on in its amazing 27,000-square-foot space on South Fifth. While showing off the historic multiple-building...
Thursday, April 19, 2012
Free Counseling: Got a problem? Perhaps it can easily be resolved at Hamburger Mary's monthly Shrink-N-Drink. Clinical psychologist Julie Helmrich, Ph.D., who is astute, serious and realistic, as well as clever and funny, fielded handwritten...
02.21.2012 | | Posted at 06:47 PM

Initial Impressions on the Milwaukee Chamber’s World Premiere Drama

By Russ Bickerstaff
A Thousand Words is present on the stage from the moment the audience walks in to the Broadway Theatre Center’s Studio Theatre. A collaboration between Milwaukee Chamber Theatre and Forward Theatre Company, the Gwendolyn Rice drama has come to drape the stage in breathtaking paperboard boxes. In places, the drama is every bit as interesting as a stack of boxes. Sometimes it’s more interestin...
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012
Thankfully, it doesn't take “a thousand words” to describe the world premiere that opened at the Broadway Theatre Center's intimate Studio Theatre on Friday. In fact, only a few will do: “brilliant,” “witty,” “well crafted” and “entertaining...
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012
Billed as “tragical, comical, historical,” David Davalos' Wittenberg is an intellectual comedy with an edge to it. This month Windfall Theatre presents an intimate staging of the play, which is set on a university campus in the early 16th century...
02.12.2012 | | Posted at 06:43 AM

Milwaukee Chamber Theatre and Skylight present staged reading of a new musical.

By Russ Bickerstaff
The staged reading of a new musical takes a rather impressive stage as Brett Ryback’s The Tavern Keeper’s Daughter. The new musical set during World War II makes its way to the stage of the Broadway  Theatre  Center’s Cabot Theatre. That’s right—the big stage. They’re doing a staged reading of this new musical on The Big Stage at the Boradway Theatre center. No sets. No costuming. ...
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012
When light hits photosensitive paper through a lens, a moment is captured. Generations later, however, that moment is likely to be forgotten. Ultimately it's the stories behind a photo that connect an image to the present. Madison-based playwright...
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012
Milwaukee Chamber Theatre's latest collaboration with college-area theater programs is William Inge's classic comedy about a group of people traveling by bus who take shelter...

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