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What’s Happening in Milwaukee

August 15, 2019

Leslie Jones Friday, August 16 7 p.m. Doors // 8 p.m. Show The Pabst Theater 144 E Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53202 You’ve seen this hilarious comedian and actress on “Saturday Night Live”—now see her live on stage at the Pabst Theater! Ticket Purchase Required The War and Treaty + special guest Philippe Bronchtein Thursday,… [Read More]

What’s Happening in Milwaukee

August 8, 2019

TDM Festival Violet Star (IshDarr & BoodahDarr), WebsterX, Lil Chicken, MT Twins, Nile, EMAAD, Siren +Special guest Sounds by: DJAYMANDO Saturday, August 10 6 p.m. Doors // 7 p.m. Show Turner Hall Ballroom 1040 Vel R. Phillips Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203 Ticket Purchase Required Sinbad Tuesday, August 13, 2019 The Northern Lights Theater 1721 West… [Read More]

Eight Productions Now Playing at American Players Theatre

August 8, 2019

American Players Theatre Spring Green, WI Eight Productions Now Playing Including August Wilson’s Fences Receive 20% off Hill Theatre Plays by using Promo Code: milwaukee19

Wisconsin General Baptist State Laymen Annual Senior Deacon Recognition Night on Sept 21

August 8, 2019

Wisconsin General Baptist State Laymen Annual Senior Deacon Recognition Night Saturday, September 21, 2019 Hampton Inn & Suites 8201 W Greenfield Ave West Allis, WI Social Hour: 4:30 p.m. Dinner: 5:00 p.m.

30th Anniversary Garvey Fest on August 16 and 17

August 8, 2019

Africans On The Move Presents… 30th Anniversary Garvey Fest August 16th, 2019 6pm-9pm August 17th, 2019 1pm-5pm Wisconsin African American Women’s Center 3020 W. Vliet St Milwaukee, WI 53208

Ko-Thi Dance Company presents JUBA-LEE!

August 1, 2019

Milwaukee’s own Ko-Thi Dance Company has reached an incredible milestone in 2019. This veritable artistic gem, Milwaukee’s ‘best kept secret’, celebrates 50 years! Always working to build community while addressing the challenges of our community through dance and the arts, this ensemble, founded and led by Ferne Yangyeitie Caulker, has literally reached thousands of communities… [Read More]

Dr. Shandowlyon Hendricks-Williams, Governor’s Milwaukee Office Director tours and meets leadership at The Parenting Network

August 1, 2019

This is the first time in our forty-three-year history that the Governor’s Office has taken the time and effort to learn more about our services and the families we serve. The Parenting Network is one of the small and somewhat unknown Milwaukee non-profit organizations. We are both honored and excited to see that the Governor’s… [Read More]

What’s Happening in Milwaukee

August 1, 2019

  Five Star Empire & Streetbullies Present DaBaby w/Polo G • Lingo Nation • Casino Mel Thursday, August 1 7 p.m. Doors • 8 p.m. Show The Riverside Theater 116 W. Wisconsin Ave. DaBaby released his debut mixtape “NonFiction” under the name “Baby Jesus” in January of 2015. This release acquired over 10,000 streams in… [Read More]

What’s Happening in Milwaukee

July 25, 2019

Corinne Bailey Rae with special guest Hailey Knox Friday, July 26 7 p.m. Doors • 8 p.m. Show Turner Hall Ballroom 1040 Vel R. Phillips Ave. From Leeds, England, singer/songwriter/musician Corinne Bailey Rae shot to stardom with her self-titled #1 UK debut album in 2006, featuring the global hits “Put Your Records On” and “Like… [Read More]

The Chicago Defender moves to a digital-only publishing model

July 18, 2019

The Chicago Defender, a 114-year-old, weekly newspaper devoted to news and information about African Americans in the Chicago area, announced publication of its final print edition on Wednesday, July 10, 2019. “This is not a sad day, it’s an exciting times,” Hiram E. Jackson, chief executive officer of Real Times Media said as reported by… [Read More]