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Wauwatosa Actress Performs in Acacia Theatre's "Irena's Vow"

Dawn Kimsey Purpura, of Wauwatosa, performs the role of Ida Haller in “Irena’s Vow,” the story of a brave Polish Catholic housekeeper secretly protecting Jewish refugees while working for a...

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Skylight Music Theatre features two Wauwatosa youth in The Sound of Music

Premiering for the first time in Skylight Music Theatre’s 54 year history is the beloved musical, The Sound of Music, the true story of the von Trapp Family singers complete...

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Authors John and Carole Barrowman will hold book signing at Alverno College

“Hollow Earth,” a children’s fantasy novel, will have its official U.S. launch on Friday, November 2 at Alverno College. Authors John and Carole Barrowman will be on hand signing books....

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Concordia University-Chicago Wind Symphony to Present Concert at Brookfield's Immanuel Lutheran Church, October 27

The Wind Symphony of Concordia University-Chicago will present a free concert at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 13445 W. Hampton Road in Brookfield, on Saturday, October 27, starting at 7:00 pm. Admission...

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Alverno Presents Trisha Brown Dance Company

Trisha Brown Dance Company returns to Alverno Presents on Saturday, October 20th at 8:00 p.m. Brown is one of the great divas of post-modernism and among the most celebrated choreographers...

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Harriet Beecher Stowe

Meet one of America’s most influential authors as professional storyteller and actress Paddy Lynn portrays the author and humanitarian Harriet Beecher Stowe. Wednesday, October 24 at 7:00 pm in the...

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Milwaukee Festival Brass Concert

The Milwaukee Festival Brass, under the direction of Dr. Mark Taylor, is opening the 2012-2013 concert season with: Homecoming Sunday, October 21, 2012 3:00 p.m. St. Matthew's Evangelical Lutheran Church 1615 Wauwatosa...

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Franklin Musician Performs Prior to Oct. 13 Mairtin de Cogain Concert at the ICHC Oct. 13

Máirtín de Cógáin will bring his “project,” a collection of music, songs and stories from his native Cork, Ireland, to the Hallamor concert series at the Irish Cultural and Heritage...

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Last Weekend for "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" by Village Playhouse of Wauwatosa

The Village Playhouse of Wauwatosa will present “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 5 and Sat., Oct. 6 as well as a matinee performance...

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Turtle Island Quartet takes on music of Jimi Hendrix, Joni Mitchell and John Coltrane

Hailed by The Washington Post for their “excellent precision and musicality,” the two-time Grammy® award-winning Turtle Island Quartet has been a singular force in the creation of bold, new trends...

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Alverno Presents Barbara Cook

In celebration of Alverno College’s 125th Anniversary, Alverno Presents is honored to open our 53rd Season with Barbara Cook. Hailed by the Financial Times as “the greatest singer in the...

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Taylor Guitars Road Show To Make Stop at Cascio Interstate Music September 26th

Cascio Interstate Music, 13819 W. National Ave. in New Berlin, and Taylor Guitars of El Cajon, California present the Taylor Guitars Road Show on Wednesday, September 26 at 7 pm. The...

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Cascio Premieres New Roland Planet X Drum Center with National V-Drum Competition and Free Chad Wackerman Drum Clinic

Cascio Interstate Music is pleased to celebrate the Grand Opening of its Roland V-Drums Planet X showroom at its New Berlin, WI retail store on Saturday, September 22, 2012. V-Drums...

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Houdini: His Life and His Legend

Hear the true stories of the American self-liberator, Europe’s eclipsing sensation, world’s handcuff king, exposer of fraud, original prison breaker, and master magician. This free program will be presented by...

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"Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" opens September 28

The Village Playhouse of Wauwatosa will open its new season on Friday, September 28, with “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof,” by Tennessee Williams. The play will be staged in...

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WAUMC Community Coffee House season kicks off Sept. 15 with jazz, bluegrass benefit for Habitat for Humanity

Wauwatosa Avenue United Methodist Church, 1529 Wauwatosa Ave., kicks off its new Community Coffee House season Saturday, Sep. 15 with two hours of jazz and bluegrass music to benefit Milwaukee...

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Harry Potter Fans Discover Comedy and Magic with UW-Waukesha Continuing Education Theatre Tour!

WAUKESHA: UW-Waukesha Continuing Education is offering a day long theater excursion that includes transportation, lunch and tickets to a matinee performance of Broadway In Chicago and the Starvox Entertainment and...

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Grant Park Players presents "Four Weddings And An Elvis"

Enough quirky characters to fill a Vegas chapel - Grant Park Players have another comedy hit with “Four Weddings And An Elvis”. Helping to usher in the Fall of 2012, the...

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"Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" opens VPW season

"Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" will be performed by Village Playhouse of Wauwatosa on September 28 and 29 and on October 5, 6, and 7, at Christ King School...

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Rain or Shine: Free Polka Party August 16 at Village Court in Elm Grove

The businesses of Village Court, 890 Elm Grove Road in Elm Grove, will host a "Third Thursday Courtyard Fest" on August 16 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Featuring shopping, dining,...

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Community Watch

» Buzz kill: Duo arrested for pot possession after shoplifting adult item at Mayfair 9/25

» Pewaukee glides past Tosa West 9/20

» Wauwatosa police: Thieves nabbed while being chased by resident 9/18

» Man accused of taking money denies it, then takes $20 9/18

» West Bend woman nearly perfect in NOW's Pigskin Picks 9/17

» Learn what area football coaches really think and more at Push for the Playoffs 9/16

» BloodCenter declares emergency, extends hours at area donation sites 9/16

» Raiders win on last-minute touchdown 9/14

» Test your high school football picking skills in MyCommunityNOW's Pigskin Picks contest 9/13

» Former Children's Theatre director Lois Weber dies 9/10

» Man arrested for stolen property in Wauwatosa after taking motorcycle back 9/9

» Homestead leads suburban football poll 9/9

» Challenge Miss Southern Wisconsin, veteran sportswriters in NOW's Pigskin Picks contest 9/9

» New Berlin West football storms Wauwatosa West 9/6

» Milwaukee says goodbye to Chill on the Hill for 2013 8/28

» Several businesses broken into along Capitol Drive 8/27

» Wauwatosa man charged in casino shooting 8/27

» Arrowhead remains atop NOW/Lake Country football poll 8/27

» Tosa West beats Red Raiders in football opener 8/23

» It's Ladies Night at Bay View's Chill on the Hill 8/21

» Man with pink elephant backpack robs inn, Wauwatosa police say 8/19

» Police say Wauwatosa grandmother scammed out of $14,660 8/19

» Man robs Papa Murphy's at knifepoint, Wauwatosa police say 8/19

» Share your prep football spirit and win movie tickets 8/19

» Wauwatosa police arrest boys for coming back to take bicycles 8/19

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