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Sieger On Songs: Dionne Warwick’s Christmas Classic

Dionne Warwick’s Christmas Classic

Her beautifully pure version of “O Holy Night” has no diva dramatics.

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Dionne Warwick’s Christmas Classic

Her beautifully pure version of “O Holy Night” has no diva dramatics.

Not Your Grandpa’s Conservatory

The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music is rebranding itself. All it needs is the right theme song.

New Pizza and Chinese Restaurants

Plus: new Third Ward bakery, Walker's Point coffeehouse.

License Issues Close South Side Bars

35 taverns on near South Side lost their licenses since 2012.

Bucks Live Block Eliminates Performance Space

Revisions also aim to improve urban feel of area.

The Decline of South Side Taverns

About 40% of near South Side taverns in two zip codes have closed since 2012.

Ka-Bobs Is a Bargain Bistro

West Allis eatery has big menu but the juicy kabobs stand out for price and taste.

The Heated Legacy of Wayne Cochran

The late bluester was a white version of James Brown, with towering hair to match.

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Jesus Comes to Milwaukee

Production of Langston Hughes’ gospel song play ‘Black Nativity’ set in city’s Park West neighborhood.

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Dionne Warwick’s Christmas Classic

Her beautifully pure version of “O Holy Night” has no diva dramatics.

The Heated Legacy of Wayne Cochran

The late bluester was a white version of James Brown, with towering hair to match.

Read More...

The World Is Larger Than You Think

Boston Camerata's early music concert will mix European, Arabic, Bosnian music.

Home for the Holidays in Riverwest

Florentine’s young artists perform holiday favorites in popular annual show.

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Upcoming Events
  1. First Stage Presents: A Charlie Brown Christmas

    November 24 - December 31
  2. George Winston

    December 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  3. George Winston

    December 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  4. It is A Wonderful Life: LIVE!

    December 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  5. It is A Wonderful Life: LIVE!

    December 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The World Is Larger Than You Think

Boston Camerata's early music concert will mix European, Arabic, Bosnian music.

Home for the Holidays in Riverwest

Florentine’s young artists perform holiday favorites in popular annual show.

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Guanajuato a Top Choice For Mexican

And where else can you get chocolate cake flan?

An Old Milwaukee Christmas

Chamber Theatre’s “Miracle on South Division Street” feels very Milwaukee, despite creaky script.

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Announcements

Milwaukee Recreation Prepares Ice Rink at Burnham Playfield

Grand opening & ribbon cutting set for Saturday, December 16 at 1:00 p.m.

Milwaukee Repertory Theater Seeks Young Performers for Spring Production of Our Town

Milwaukee Rep will hold auditions for Young Performers between the ages of 8 to 17.

More “Best of” Honors for the Five O’Clock Steakhouse

This is the first time that the A-List voters have rewarded the Five O’Clock Steakhouse with 1st place honors.

Concert Series at St. Casimir Presents Tom Koester, Organ

The concert will feature works by Puccini, Gounod, and other composers.

An Evening of Wonders

Friday, January 26, 7:30 p.m.

Free Skate Rentals at Slice of Ice to Celebrate Season Opening, Dec. 15, from 4-6 p.m.

Opening weekend, rink hours are Friday until 11 p.m.; Saturday, from 11 a.m.–11 p.m.; and Sunday, from 11 a.m.–9 p.m.

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A Universe of Fanciful Animals

Sculptor Bill Reid, now at Tory Folliard Gallery, has created his own looniverse, as he puts it.

She Came From Sheboygan Falls

Up-and-coming artist Sara Willadsen takes a thoughtful approach to her paintings and collages.

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