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First Stage's magical "Matilda" is just right

Published Jan. 14, 2019

Although Roald Dahl wrote the book in 1988, "Matilda" feels uniquely suited for this moment. And if the tale of an unwanted girl believing in her own worth wasn't inspiring enough to get you to the theater, then consider the magnificent musical around her.


"The Book of Mormon" is the best kind of blasphemy

Published Jan. 5, 2019

If "The Book of Mormon" sounds ridiculous, sacrilegious, profane, offensive or hysterical, you are right on all counts. That's the genius of a Broadway show created by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone.


The best of the 2018 Milwaukee theater scene

Published Dec. 26, 2018

It has been my sincere pleasure to see dozens of great theater productions in Milwaukee, Madison and Spring Green during 2018. But, of course, there are a few performers and productions that really stand out. Here is my idiosyncratic list of "bests."


"Black Nativity" reinvigorates a classic for modern times

Published Dec. 8, 2018

Part church service, part gospel concert, part history lesson and part bright light in the darkness of December, "Black Nativity" accomplishes the author's intent: to blend "melodic intensity, ancient scripture and contemporary problems."

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