East Side and UWM
Milwaukee's East Side, home to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, offers art house cinema, boutique shopping, clusters of night life, dining and more. And the Olmsted-designed Lake Park is a Milwaukee gem.
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Milwaukee Repertory Theater - 108 E. Wells St.
By Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon, Directed by Kimberly ...
Skylight Music Theatre - 158 N. Broadway
Book by Mark Oâ€™Donnell and Thomas Meehan Music by Marc Shaim...
Three Lions Pub - 4515 N. Oakland Ave.
On Sunday, November 18th, the Three Lions would like to blen...
Marcus Center for the Performing Arts - 929 N. Water St.
Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical is th...
Broadway Theatre Center - 158 N. Broadway ave.
Terry, Denise and daughter Abby McShane are a typical family...
Articles about East Side and UWM
Nov. 16, 2018 11:56 a.m.
The multiplexes have plenty of options, but your best bet for a cinematic escape before the family and feasting can be found at the Oriental Theatre, where there's a whole cornucopia of unique, once-in-a-lifetime (quite literally) movie experiences.
Nov. 16, 2018 9:49 a.m.
Shangri-La is a mythical utopia, but for one night at the Oriental theatre, it and the enchanting dreams within will be very real as local filmmakers Drew Rosas and Nick Sommer will debut their long-awaited internet series "Shangri-L.A."
Nov. 7, 2018 12:56 p.m.
The 2018 Milwaukee Film Festival is officially over. But while the end credits may have run on the film festival, your ability to support Milwaukee, support the Oriental Theatre and maintain a true icon of the city has just begun.
Nov. 6, 2018 10:01 a.m.
Longtime East Side staple Jalisco Mexican Restaurant is scheduled for numerous upgrades in early 2019.
Nov. 1, 2018 3:01 p.m.
The East Side will soon be the home of Milwaukee's first Korean fried chicken wing joint.
Nov. 1, 2018 11:06 a.m.
The Milwaukee Film Festival will close with a homecoming of sorts - both on screen and off - with "Back at the Staircase," screening at 7:30 p.m. at the Oriental Theatre.
Oct. 28, 2018 3:56 p.m.
Hollywood would be fools to not want to remake the Danish police phone operator thriller "The Guilty" - and they'd be even more foolish to actually do it. This Milwaukee Film Festival pick gets it right the first time.
Oct. 28, 2018 12:46 p.m.
Little moments are all that we have, and through small swaths of those moments, the Milwaukee Film Festival selection "My Name is Myeisha" spins an all too familiar sad story into gold.
Oct. 27, 2018 5:00 p.m.
The famous late night ramen go-to takes the win for Milwaukee's best ramen with heart-warming soul food being served up bowl after rich bowl.
Oct. 25, 2018 12:29 p.m.
One film has the best resume of the entire festival (three Oscar winners, including a two-time victor), one is a buzzy showbiz doc and one is a foreign thriller almost certain to get an American remake because it just sounds so good. Welcome to Day 8.