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Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Skylight Music Theatre presents I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, running through Feb. 19 at the Cabot Theatre at the Broadway Theatre Center, 158 N. Broadway in Milwaukee. Show times are 7:30 p.m., except for Sundays, which are 2 p.m. Tickets are $25 …

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Feminist activist artists Guerrilla Girls join the MIAD Creativity Series Feb. 22 at 6 p.m. in the Fourth Floor Raw Space of the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, 273 E. Erie St. in Milwaukee. Admission is free. For 28 years, the Guerrilla Girls have exposed gender and racial bias and…

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Graham Russell and Russell Hitchcock started Australian soft-rock duo Air Supply in 1975 after meeting at rehearsals for Jesus Christ Superstar in Sydney. The group had a string of hits in the early ‘80s, including “Lost in Love,” “All Out of Love,” “The One that You Love,” “Making Love Out …

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Mixing jazz, gypsy, chansons, Latin, tango, and pop in its performance, Paris La Nuit transports the audience to a Parisian café. The group returns to the Racine Theatre Guild, 2519 Northwestern Ave. in Racine, on Feb. 18 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $18 for adults, $16 for seniors, and $5 for stud…

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The tradition of jazz is alive and well within a new generation of musicians, including the Gerald Clayton Quartet. The group will perform Feb. 25 at 8 p.m. in the Fredric March Play Circle at the Wisconsin Union Theater, 800 Langdon St. in Madison. Tickets for the general public are $24, wi…

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Present Music’s GIANTS IN THE CHAMBER connects the lines between legendary composers and the music of today with a lineup of short pieces. Each work is performed by anywhere from one to five musicians, with one featuring one hundred mechanical metronomes, all manually set in motion on stage.…

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Cuban ensemble Ars Longa de La Habana makes its U.S. debut in Milwaukee on Feb. 18 at 5 p.m. at UWM’s Zelazo Center, 2419 E. Kenwood Blvd., as part of Early Music Now’s 30th Anniversary Season. The 16-member ensemble includes singers and musicians playing viola da gamba, flautas dulces, chir…

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Da Vinci & Michelangelo: The Titans Experience makes its Milwaukee debut Jan. 21 at 7:30 p.m. at the Pabst Theater, 144 E. Wells St., in Milwaukee. The multi-media event features host Mark Rodgers and an assemblage of movies, 3D-animations of machines and inventions, and images of codice…

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Yonder Mountain String Band has always been more than a bluegrass band, with a sound touching on everything from reggae to rock, and even the occasional Ozzy Osbourne or Frank Zappa cover. The band explores harmonic and melodic territory away from the song’s basic structure, with healthy dos…

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In response to Donald Trump’s repeated threats against civil rights, comedians in over 20 cities are coordinating shows to raise money for the American Civil Liberties Union on Inauguration Day weekend. The WHAT A JOKE Comedy Fest is being organized and produced by New York comedians Jenn We…

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SEASON 8. THE QUEENS features contestants from season eight of RuPaul’s Drag Race performing live on stage. Hosted by season-eight winner Bob the Drag Queen, the show also includes Kim Chi, Naomi Smalls, Chi Chi DeVayne, Thorgy Thor and Acid Betty. The performance is at the Pabst Theater, 14…

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Southeast Wisconsin-based Well-Known Strangers is an alternative rock/pop act featuring cellist and singer Betsy Ade, a past Wisconsin Area Music Industry winner for Female Vocalist of the Year. The group has appeared at Summerfest and was also a finalist for Radio Milwaukee Music Awards’ Vi…

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Wisconsin native Frank Caliendo is a comedian, actor, and impressionist. He is known for his impressions of people such as Robin Williams, Robert De Niro, George W. Bush, John Madden, Donald Trump, and many more. He recently joined the cast of the Sunday NFL Countdown, and is also a veteran …

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After fifteen years in Death Cab for Cutie, Ben Gibbard released his debut solo album, Former Lives, in 2012, and a collaborative studio album, One Fast Move or I’m Gone, with Uncle Tupelo and Son Volt’s Jay Farrar, in 2009. This special solo show features music spanning Gibbard’s career wit…

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Iconic singer Art Garfunkel brings his In Close-Up tour to Milwaukee.  The show encompasses his solo hits, Simon & Garfunkel songs, cuts from his favorite songwriters — including Jimmy Webb, Randy Newman and George Gershwin — and parts of his forthcoming autobiography. Guitarist Tab Lave…