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WEEKLY PICKS: Dec. 8,
2013 through Dec. 15, 2013
Monday, Dec. 9: The Big Apple has
its Rockefeller Center ice rink, Brew City has its
Slice of Ice in Red Arrow Park,
just north of Milwaukee City Hall. Open 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Mon.-Thurs., 11
a.m.-11 p.m. Fri. & Sat. and 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Sun.
Tuesday, Dec. 10: Travel back in time to the turn of the 20th century and see the way Milwaukee’s beer baron Capt. Frederick Pabst celebrated the holidays in his mansion. A
Grand Avenue Christmas elegantly transforms more than a dozen rooms in keeping with the mansion’s Victorian heritage.
■ Wednesday, Dec.
11: Catch NBA action as the
Milwaukee Bucks face the tough San Antonio Spurs tonight at 7 p.m. in the BMO Harris
John Tesh’s Big Band Christmas fills the stage of the Northern Lights
Theater at Potawatomi Bingo Casino tonight and Thursday. 8 p.m. both
The Milwaukee Area Technical College
music department presents
Rock Hunger V, a Hunger Task
Force benefit show. It features seven of Milwaukee's best musical groups, the concert is sure to have you dancing into the night.
Come out and support the hard work of local music students at 7 p.m. at Best Place at the Historic Pabst Brewery, 901 W. Juneau Ave.
Thursday, Dec. 12: It’s the last week for the Milwaukee Chamber
Things Being What They Are in the Broadway Theatre Center.
Called a “Bro-mantic comedy,” the production has drawn rave reviews. Curtain rises at 7:30 p.m. tonight.
Friday, Dec. 13:
Rachael Ray, one of the leading
stars in the food world, is in Milwaukee today for a “conversation” at the
Pabst Theater. Every ticket includes a copy of Ray’s “Week in a Day: Five
Dishes-One Day.” Bartolotta dinner packages also available. Theater doors open at 6:30
Saturday, Dec. 14: Again this year, the Milwaukee Ballet Company
The Nutcracker at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The
first performances of this holiday classic are at 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Chris Mann, a finalist on the hit NBC series “The Voice,” is at the
Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts in Brookfield tonight at 8 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 15: The famed
Trans-Siberian Orchestra is at the BMO Harris
Bradley Center for two performances today. “The Lost Christmas Eve” is the
theme for the show at 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Any Day: Enjoy a relaxing weekend in Historic Cedarburg with a stay at the
Stagecoach Inn Bed and Breakfast.
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