Lawrence University Opera Presents “The Beggar’s Opera”
Feb 25 to Feb 27
An English counter-response to Italian opera in the 18th century, John Gay’s “The Beggar’s Opera” challenges our ideas of criminal and governing factions, of love...
Apr 1 to May 1
A world premiere musical adventure like no other based on the movie and book. For everyone ages 6 and up.
Apr 14 to May 29
This hilarious, tuneful show tells the tale of Deloris - a Las Vegas lounge singer who witnesses a murder and is forced to hide in...
Brecht's Works in English: A Bibliography
The Bibliography of Bertolt Brecht's Works in English Translation is a cooperative project of the International Brecht Society and the Bertolt-Brecht-Archiv (Akademie der Künste, Berlin)....
The Arts Page
Emmy-nominated "The Arts Page" is a 30-minute weekly series on Milwaukee Public Television hosted by Sandy Maxx. Each episode features different aspects of the arts...
The Law Portal (an art law resource)
The goal of The Law Portal is to present legal primers--relatively brief summaries of the law for non-lawyers--on matters that affect the arts, artists and...
Act I usually presents a fall production, a spring production (often a children's theater production), and a parlor concert (around the 4th of July) featuring...
Al. Ringling Theatre / ART Friends
Built in 1915 by Al. Ringling, the eldest of the famed Ringling Brothers, the Al. Ringling Theatre is a community-based, nonprofit organization owned and operated...
Alley Stage presents original plays and performances in an historic, rustic outdoor setting.
The Grand Synthesis--Eric Simonson
This class will explore artistic attempts throughout history to cross-pollinate different mediums into a single art form and also include guest lectures from working artists...
Dates: Jun 12 to Jun 17
Villains of the Opera: Why are the Bad Guys (and Gals) So Good?--Dale Duesing
This seminar explores the question of why so many of the most intriguing, interesting, & complex characters in opera are villains. Mozart, Britten, Wagner, Puccini,...
Dates: Jul 24 to Jul 30
An Exploration of the Sources and Effectiveness of Classic On-Screen Humor-Jack Rhodes
This seminar will attempt to examine representative samples of on-screen humor from the classic period of film & TV. The examination will include such instances...
Dates: Sep 18 to Sep 23