Arts

Front to back: Norielle Johnson, Gina Laurenzi, Carrie Martin and Devin Settle investigate various ways to interact remotely in preparation for “Somatophobia.”

Summer heats up UWM dance scene

In addition to a new work by Professor Luc Vanier, the season features two concerts by MFA candidates and the annual Dancemakers program of graduate student work

Kayla Schroepfer (leaping) and Katharina Abderholden, Dance BFA students, rehearse for Summerdances. (Photo by Pete Amland.)

Summerdance: “Destiny/Chance and Circumstance” May 31-June 2.

Summerdances continues with an exciting, inspiring and highly physical new show May 31-June 2.

The “Three Sisters” (from left), Masha (Megan Stapleton), Olga (Caitlin Wolf, standing) and Irina (Sola Thompson), rehearse as Fly Steffens makes notations to the script of the adaptation she wrote. (Photo by Troye Fox)

Mainstage Theatre takes a new look at a classic

“Three Sisters,” being presented by UWM’s Peck School of the Arts Theatre Department May 2-6 is a “to-the-point, blunt take on what’s happening in this play.”

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‘An Evening in the Harlem Renaissance’ at UWM features Danrich

The concert also features Djordje Nesic, pianist.

UWM exhibition highlights African, Oceanic art

UWM exhibition highlights African, Oceanic art

A selection from the collection of Gene and Inez Gilbert, Feb. 9-23.

“UNE VIE DE CHAT (A CAT IN PARIS)” Feb. 12 1 p.m.

15th Annual Festival of Films in French, Feb. 3-12

The 15th Annual Festival of Films in French at UWM, Feb. 3-12, celebrates the diversity and global reach of French-language cinema.

Winterdances contemplates ‘Fate/Love & Loss’ Feb. 2-5

Winterdances contemplates ‘Fate/Love & Loss’ Feb. 2-5

“The UWM Dance Department’s 2011-12 season theme of ‘Fate & Destiny’ has proven to be very serendipitous.

Fine Arts Quartet’s 2011-12 regular season begins

Fine Arts Quartet’s 2011-12 regular season begins

All Fine Arts Quartet concerts on the UWM campus will be free and open to the public during the 2011-12 season.

Gallery exhibit features alumna Jan Serr

Gallery exhibit features alumna Jan Serr

“The Continuum 10 Exhibition: Jan Serr | About Face” will be on display at the Inova/Arts Center Gallery through Oct. 1.

UWM Filmmakers screen their stuff

More than a dozen UWM students and alumni will screen their films during the Milwaukee Film Festival 2011.