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Disney’s THE LION KING

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 - Sunday, December 7th, 2014 - All Day
at Milwaukee Theatre
500 West Kilbourn Ave.

Experience the phenomenon of Disney’s THE LION KING when Milwaukee’s best-loved musical makes a triumphant return to the Milwaukee Theatre following its record-breaking 2008 engagement! Marvel at the breathtaking spectacle of animals brought to life by award-winning director Julie Taymor, whose visual images for this show you’ll remember forever.

Thrill to the pulsating rhythms of the African Pridelands and an unforgettable score including Elton John and Tim Rice’s Oscar®-winning song “Can You Feel The Love Tonight” and “Circle of Life.” Let your imagination run wild when the Tony Award®-winning Broadway sensation returns to the Milwaukee Theatre stage.

Tickets are on sale now at ticketmaster.com, by phone at 414-273-7206 and the Marcus Center Box Office.

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See the stage play “The Rapture!”

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 - Sunday, November 30th, 2014 - 12:00 am
at Jericho Church Without Walls
8086 North 76th Street

Don’t miss your chance to see the stage play, “THE RAPTURE,” presented by Jericho Church Without Walls in collaboration with No Middle Ground Worship Center.

Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door, and $25 for VIP tickets. For more information call 262-227-395.

Get your tickets for the following shows:
November 22 at 7pm
November 23 at 5pm
November 28 at 7pm
November 29 at 7pm
November 30 at 5pm

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SaintA and JCI Toy Drive

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 - Friday, December 5th, 2014 - 12:00 am

Help put a smile on the face of a child! SaintA and JCI of Greater Milwaukee are holding a “Stuff The Truck” holiday gift drive for the 2,400 children they serve in our community. Many who are in or have been in foster care and most have suffered abuse and neglect. For these kids the holidays may not be a happy time.

Please show these kids our community cares by donating an unwrapped new toy, or a gift card, valued at $15. Toys for children of all ages will be accepted and are greatly appreciated.

You can drop off a toy or donation at:
• Dave & Buster’s @ Mayfair Rd. & North Avenue
• SaintA – 89th & Capitol Dr.
• Beulah Brinton Community Center in Bay View

Get more details at saintA.org

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Sesame Street Live – Let’s Dance

Friday, November 28th, 2014 - Sunday, November 30th, 2014 - 12:00 am
at BMO Harris Bradley Center
1001 N. 4th Street

Sesame Street Live “Let’s Dance!” offers an up-close, interactive experience that includes dance parties. Elmo, Big Bird Abby, Bert & Ernie and more. It’s Sesame Street Live like you’ve never experienced it before!

Join Jammin’ 98.3 for a special Jammin’ 98.3 Opening Night Special Offer – Friday, November 28 – 4:30pm show only – All Seats just $15* (plus applicable fees).

Get your tickets today for the best seats possible>>

*Special offer Excludes Gold Circle & Sunny Seats

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UPAF Events in November

Sunday, November 30th, 2014 - 12:00 am

Check out what the United Performing Arts Fund (UPAF) has playing in November…

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Milwaukee Repertory Theater
Now through November 9
Visit milwaukeerep.com for specific dates and show times

The Doyle & Debbie Show
Milwaukee Repertory Theater
Now through November 2
Visit milwaukeerep.com for specific dates and show times

Amelia
Renaissance Theaterworks
Now through November 9
Visit r-t-w.com for specific dates and show times

Sherlock Holmes: The Baker Street Irregulars
First Stage
Now through November 15
Visit firststage.org for specific dates and show times

The Color Purple
Milwaukee Repertory Theater
Now through November 2
Visit milwaukeerep.com for specific dates and show times

Paleontology of a Woman
Danceworks
November 1 @ TBD

Stiles & Drewe’s The Three Little Pigs
First Stage
November 1-23
Visit firststage.org for specific dates and show times

MYSO’s 2014 Playathon
Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra
November 2
10:30a.m.-5:45p.m. at Bayshore Town Center

Don Quixote
Milwaukee Ballet
Now through November 2
Visit milwaukeeballet.org for specific dates and show times

Liberace!
Milwaukee Repertory Theater
November 7-January 11
Visit milwaukeerep.com for specific dates and show times

Pictures at an Exhibition
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
November 8-9
Visit mso.org for specific dates and show times

America’s Homeland: A Veteran’s Day Concert
Milwaukee Children’s Choir
November 8 @ 7:30 p.m.
November 11 @ 7:00 p.m.

Heresy
Next Act Theatre
November 13-December 14
Visit nextact.org for specific dates and show times

Scheherazade
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
November 14-15
Visit mso.org for specific dates and show times

Founders Concert
Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra
November 16 @ 3:00 p.m.
Visit myso.org for specific dates and show times

Harvey
Milwaukee Repertory Theater
November 18-December 21
Visit milwaukeerep.com for specific dates and show times

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridge)[revised]
Milwaukee Chamber Theatre
November 19-December14
Visit milwaukeechambertheatre.com for specific dates and show times

Michelle DeYoung
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
November 21-22
Visit mso.org for specific dates and show times

The Wizard of Oz
Skylight Music Theatre
November 21-January 4
Visit skylightmusictheatre.org for specific dates and show times

Thanksgiving
Present Music
November 23 @ 4:00 p.m.
Visit presentmusic.org for specific dates and show times

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer®: The Musical™
First Stage
November 28-December 28
Visit firststage.org for specific dates and show times

Symphonie Fantastique
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
November 29-30
Visit mso.org for specific dates and show times

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GLBA Presents the “NEW Monday Night Originals”

Monday, December 1st, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
at Cherry’s Place
2401 N. 12th Street

Monday nights are back but with an original flavor. Get your friends and co-workers together and gather at different Monday night locations for food, fun and delicious, ice cold beer.

There’s even FREE food, great drink specials and a raffle each week that benefits the Great Lakes Beverage Scholarship Fund.

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Big Band Holidays: Jazz at Lincoln Center with Wynton Marsalis

Monday, December 1st, 2014 - 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
at Marcus Center – Uihlein Hall
929 N Water Street

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis returns to Uihlein Hall on Monday, December 1 along with vocalist Cecile McLorin Salvant!

Don’t miss this one-night-only performance featuring Big Band Holiday music!

Hailed as “an extraordinarily versatile orchestra” by The Los Angeles Times, the JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER ORCHESTRA is composed of 15 of jazz music’s leading soloists under the leadership of musical director Wynton Marsalis.

Tickets are on sale now for $61.50-$86.50 at ticketmaster.com, by phone 414-273-7206 or at Marcus Center Box Office (fees may apply).

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GLBA Presents the “NEW Monday Night Originals”

Monday, December 8th, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
at G-Man
2979 N. MLK Drive

Monday nights are back but with an original flavor. Get your friends and co-workers together and gather at different Monday night locations for food, fun and delicious, ice cold beer.

There’s even FREE food, great drink specials and a raffle each week that benefits the Great Lakes Beverage Scholarship Fund.

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Miracle On Canal Street

Thursday, December 11th, 2014 - 12:00 am
at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
1721 W. Canal Street

Jammin’ 98.3 and Penfield Children’s Center announce with the Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, Miracle On Canal Street program.

Together with you we can help make miracles happen. Every time you play the Miracle On Canal Street Bingo Game you have a chance to win and you are helping to raise funds for 30 children’s charities in Southeastern Wisconsin.

Charities like our signature charity Penfield Children’s Charity. Penfield Children Center is a leader in child development serving over 1,700 children annually. The funds from the Miracle On Canal Street will help Penfield’s special care nursery which provides medical services for children in need as well as physical, occupational and speech therapy.

For more information visit paysbig.com

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4th Annual Chili Taste – Milwaukee Urban League Guild Fundraiser

Saturday, December 13th, 2014 - 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
at Gene’s Lanes & Lounge
6315 W. Fond du Lac Avenue

Don’t miss the 4th Annual Chili Taste – Milwaukee Urban League Guild Fundraiser!

The event will feature some of the best chili cookers in the city, great music and lots of raffle prizes with proceeds used to help support the Milwaukee Urban League’s youth education programs.

Guests will have an opportunity to experience a unique array of chilies that you can’t find anywhere else in the city.

Tickets to the event are just $10 and can be purchased at the door or in advance by calling 414-979-1515.

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