Booked Up: Masters of Poetry


Six new books of poetry include one by a local writer and one by a Hollywood star.

Classical: Roll Over Beethoven By

Indie pop band I’m Not A Pilot joins forces with the Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra

Dining: Lazy Susan Adds Class to Bay View By

Opened by former Cafe Centro chef, it offers homey, international fare.

Theater: Why We Love Cinderella By

A new UWM production traces the tale’s history — and various versions — going back 30,000 years.

Comedy: The Do-It-Yourself Entertainer By

How musician Jake Kornely created a new career in comedy.

  • Taverns: Old Pump House Now Churns Out Beer By

    Horny Goat Hideaway is a brew pub with an ever changing list of craft brewed beers.

    Arts Roundup: Return of the 1980s By

    Danceworks has fun with 80s-inspired pop songs.

    Rock Roundup: Get Psychedelic, Man By

    Cactus Club’s four day, Milwaukee Psych Fest features some 20 different bands.

  • Visual Art: Stories of Steam Locomotives By

    O. Winston Link’s photos are nostalgic narratives that capture a lost era.

    Sieger on Songs: “Endicott” By

    Crazy, zoot-suited Kid Creole complains about the perfect husband in this funny character study with marimbas.

    Sustainable Style: Is Rude the New Black? By

    Why it’s not okay to be fashionably late or just plain rude.

    Booked Up: A World Full of Spies By

    The Cairo Affair is a masterfully plotted espionage novel.

    Classical: Shaking Up Shakespeare By

    The MSO brings in actors to tackle Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet