Out on the Town

  • Dead Man’s Carnival — March 3

    Milwaukee-based live music variety show Dead Man’s Carnival combines turn-of-the-century vaudeville with a do-it-yourself underground punk-rock ethic, including traditional circus skills, obscure sideshow stunts, magic, juggling, striptease, human oddities, fire performance, aerial gymnastics and more. The show comes to The Miramar Theatre, 2844 N. Oakland Ave. in Milwaukee, March 3 at 8 p.m. Ti.... Read More
  • Theatre Gigante presents ‘Laugh Clown Laugh’ — March 3 and 4

    Theatre Gigante presents the 1928 Lon Chaney classic silent film Laugh Clown Laugh, accompanied by the toy band Little Bang Theory, March 3 and 4 at 7:30 p.m. at Kenilworth 508 Theater, 1925 E. Kenilworth Place in Milwaukee. Tickets are $20. 800-838-3006 or theatregigante.org.... Read More
  • Chris D’Elia — March 4

    Comedian and actor Chris D’Elia is a regular at Hollywood comedy clubs and continues to tour the United States and Canada. He recently starred in the NBC comedy series Undateable, as well as NBC’s multi-camera comedy series Whitney. D’Elia comes to The Pabst Theater, 144 E. Wells St., Milwaukee, March 4 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $29.50, with special VIP Meet & Greet tickets also available fo.... Read More
  • BoDeans — March 4 and March 10

    Waukesha’s own BoDeans formed in 1983 and continue to tour year round. Throughout its career, the band has opened for acts such as U2, Bob Dylan, Paul Simon, Tom Petty, The Pretenders, and David Bowie. In recent years, the band has made a return to their rock origins. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum has the BoDeans permanently displayed as part of its Midwest Artists exhibit. 8 p.m. o.... Read More
  • Shen Yun 2017 World Tour — March 3 to 5

    The Shen Yun 2017 World Tour features New York’s Shen Yun Performing Arts, a premier classical Chinese dance and music company. The production comes to the Milwaukee Theatre, 500 W. Kilbourn Ave., Milwaukee, March 3-5. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. March 3-4 and 2 p.m. March 4-5. Tickets are $73 to $160. 800-745-3000 or milwaukeetheatre.com.... Read More
  • 15th Annual WMSE Rockabilly Chili Fundraiser — March 5

    The 15th Annual WMSE Rockabilly Chili Fundraiser takes place March 5 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the MSOE Kern Center, 1245 North Broadway, Milwaukee. Advance tickets are $12 and include four chili samples. The chili competition pits more than 50 Milwaukee restaurants, cafes and caterers against one another. Event attendees vote to determine the city’s best chili. 414-277-7247 or wmse.org.... Read More
  • Food Network’s Ina Garten — March 8

    Ina Garten, author of nine New York Times bestselling cookbooks and host of the Emmy and James Beard Award-winning Barefoot Contessa Back to Basics show on Food Network, comes to the Riverside Theater, 116 E. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, March 8 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $49.50 to $75.50. Garten is promoting her most recent cookbook Cooking for Jeffery and will share behind the scenes stories of life.... Read More
  • Patti Smith and Her Band perform ‘Horses’ — March 9

    In the fall of 1975, Patti Smith recorded her debut album, Horses, which has come to be regarded as a seminal recording. More than forty years later, Smith will honor the longevity and lasting influence of Horses with a series of special shows centered around the album. Smith will perform Horses in its entirety accompanied by two members of the original group, Lenny Kaye and Jay Dee Daugherty, alo.... Read More
  • TAUK — March 9

    New York-bred “dirty funk” four-piece TAUK brings together genres as diverse as funk, fusion, hip-hop, progressive rock, ambient, classic rock, and jazz. TAUK’s most recent studio album, Sir Nebula, was created in collaboration with Grammy Award-winning producer Robert Carranza (The Mars Volta, Ozomatli, Jack Johnson, Taj Mahal) at the Solar Powered Plastic Plant in Los Angeles. The all-inst.... Read More
  • Jerry Seinfeld — March 10

    Jerry Seinfeld has been hailed for his uncanny ability to joke about the little things in life that relate to audiences everywhere. He brings his signature stand-up routine to the Riverside Theater, 116 E. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, for shows on March 10 at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Tickets are $61.25 to $146.25. 414-286-3663 or pabsttheater.org.... Read More