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10.29.2014 | 91 days ago | Posted at 03:55 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
Dan Lavender, Jay Falzone and Stephen Smith have found that specific comic goldmine that is cultural humor. The same stage forces which find people seemingly inexplicably drawn Catholics to singing nuns and various other types to niche performances have found this trio a steady source of income with The Calamari Sisters. As one could probably guess, the show is set-up as a couple of Italian women ...
10.27.2014 | 92 days ago | Posted at 01:12 PM
By Amanda Sullivan
For 11 years, Milwaukee’s volunteer-driven art auction Feed Your Soul has helped raise funds for Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin by auctioning off decorated bowls and artwork. 
10.24.2014 | 95 days ago | Posted at 10:03 AM
By Amanda Sullivan
If you’re looking to spend some good scares with the family or hit the town for drinks in costume for Halloween, here are a few worthwhile suggestions.  
09.19.2014 | 130 days ago | Posted at 06:04 PM
By Amanda Sullivan
If you enjoy Oktoberfest in Milwaukee, then make sure to hit up Plymouth’s 11th Annual Oktoberfest.
09.19.2014 | 131 days ago | Posted at 05:29 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
A little over a decade ago, a gentleman by the name of George Reinblatt sought out approval from Hollywood film director Sam Raimi and B action movie icon Bruce Campbell. What was he looking to get approved? A stage musical adaptation of the Evil Dead trilogy. I can’t decide whether it’s surprising or not  that he actually got the clearance to go ahead with the project. The rock musical w...
09.15.2014 | 135 days ago | Posted at 06:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
This summer, indie-folk songwriter Paul Hanon left his job in Milwaukee to relocate to Colorado, and, as singer-songwriters are wont to do, he wrote a song about it. Posted last week to Bandcamp, "Stitch Me Up" is Hanon's odes to the friends and family he's left behind, a wistful hymnal about the pains of being separated by geography. "Rivers run through my heart," he laments, "Tearing apart the s...
Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014
Shepherd Express Arts Guide covers the entire fine arts season, September 2014 through June 2015. Longtime readers of our local arts coverage won’t be surprised at the number and diversity of performing arts groups in Milwaukee or the museums with regular visual arts
09.05.2014 | | Posted at 02:05 PM
By Lisa Kaiser
Wow.  We Energies is totally out of step with sentiment in Wisconsin. At the very moment this regulated monopoly is attacking solar, wind and biodigester owners, a new bipartisan poll shows unbelievable support for clean energy production in the state. The poll, commissioned by Clean Wisconsin and conducted by a Republican firm (Public Opinion Strategies) and a Democratic firm (Fairbank,...
09.03.2014 | | Posted at 12:09 PM
By Lisa Kaiser
This morning, a pro-solar energy resolution sponsored by Ald. Tony Zielinski and Common Council President Michael Murphy was sent to the Judiciary and Legislation Committee for a hearing at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 15.  The resolution takes aim at We Energies’ proposal to make solar and other renewable energy sources more expensive so that they don’t become a threat to their monopoly. ...

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