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Wednesday, April 3, 2013
 Musical Aid: Milwaukee’s top musicians joined the cause at Turner Hall to support and raise funds for Josh Tovar, their musical brother saddled with medical bills. Backed by his band, Chasin’ Mason, singers cloned
Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013
 All that's really required for solidly entertaining theater is one person and a story. When the right actor is paired with the right script in the right venue, a one-person show can be every bit as dynamic as something with a big
Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013

Milwaukee Chamber’s one-man show

 James Ridge is a tall man who has been known to work alone. He's also one of Wisconsin’s most captivating actors. Several years ago he put in a particularly well-rendered performance as Charles Dickens in a one-man show that played in multiple venues. Ridge returns to center stage in a one-character production
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...