Latino Powerhouse

For more than two decades, Latino Arts, Inc. has brought great artists from Latin America, Spain and other Spanish-speaking areas to Milwaukee.

Grand Opening of Avalon Theater Announced

Refurbished, 1929, Spanish-Moorish theater reopens December 18 with The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies.

Five Great Bands & Many Designers

The FUTURA EXTRA BOLD show featured great music, images of design and lots of futuristic thoughts.

Bob Odenkirk Isn’t a Load of Hooey

The author and comedian best known for his role in ‘Breaking Bad” reinvented -- hilariously -- the traditional author reading.

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2014 Holiday Parade

The 88th annual downtown parade lit up a gloomy weekend, as our photos attest.

A Guided Tour of Gallery Night

Man-about-town Michael Horne captures and comments on the scene, with photos, of course.

Renaissance Production of Amelia Wins Hearts

Acclaimed production captures love affair tested by Civil War. Our photos capture the action.

5th Annual Oktoberfest

The beer and music flowed and there was a great turnout, all captured in our photos.

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“I Was Born In Bethlehem”

Nick Lowe, the “Jesus of Cool,” creates a great Christmas song without a drop of his usual irony.

“If I Could Only Win Your Love”

The Louvin Brothers’ harmonies led the way to the Everly Brothers and Beatles.

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Give the Gift of Reading

Whether you’re buying for friends or family, young or old, there’s a great book to buy for them.

The Enduring Artistry of Margaret Atwood

If you’ve never read her, Atwood’s wonderful new book of short stories is a great place to start.

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The Strange Beauty of Tom Uttech’s Paintings

Now at the Tory Folliard Gallery, they capture a kind of North Woods that doesn’t really exist, though we might wish it did.

Dutchman Offers Powerful, Intimate Show

The racial confrontation in Amira Baraka’s 1964 is still thrilling and relevant.

George Bailey With Eggplant

A stage adaptation of It’s a Wonderful Life, set in a radio studio, is all about the right voices and sound effects.

Dance Along With “The Messiah”?

Conductor Paul Goodwin promises a very fresh, dance-like version of Handel’s famous oratorio.

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Going Drag in Milwaukee

A primer on the drag scene. And vote for your favorite drag queen!

How to Have a Green Morning

Four easy steps to “greening” your life before you even get dressed

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Devon Delivers Great Seafood

It was $54 for king crab legs, and worth every penny.

New Indian Pakistani Restaurant Coming

K2 Restaurant, named after the huge mountain in Pakistan, will open around Christmas.

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George Bailey With Eggplant

A stage adaptation of It’s a Wonderful Life, set in a radio studio, is all about the right voices and sound effects.

Dance Along With “The Messiah”?

Conductor Paul Goodwin promises a very fresh, dance-like version of Handel’s famous oratorio.

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The Fantastic World of Eric Hancock

The Milwaukee illustrator creates playful fantasies that have been exhibited in New York, L.A., England and Germany

The Sleazy Rock of Ramma Lamma

The Milwaukee band’s sleaze-riffic new album, Ice Cream, marries glam rock, punk and B movie themes. Yep, it’s fun.

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