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Broadway Lunch with Niffer Clarke and Paul Helm
Milwaukee’s own supertalents Niffer Clarke and Paul Helm celebrate the 2015-16 Associated Bank Broadway at the Marcus Center Series with a lunch concert highlighting selections of the coming season of shows. Sprinkle in a few of their personal favorites and it’s a lunch concert kickoff not to be missed.
The Mighty Ducks
Gordon Bombay, a hotshot lawyer, is haunted by memories of his childhood, when, as the star player in his champion hockey team, he lost the winning goal in a shootout, thereby losing the game, and the approval of his coach. After being charged for drunk driving, the court orders him to coach a peewee hockey team, the worst in the league, Gordon is at first very reluctant. However, he eventually gains the respect of the kids and teaches them how to win, gaining a sponsor on the way and giving the team the name of The Ducks. In the finals, they face Gordon's old team, coached by Gordon's old coach, giving Gordon a chance to face old ghosts.
Tosa Jazz is a 20-25 piece big band which performs a variety of jazz, blues, and swing-style music at various public and private events throughout the year. It consists of members from the larger Wauwatosa Community Band which is sponsored by the Wauwatosa Recreation Department.
Experience a sensation under the summer sky and stars. Milwaukee gem Dasha Kelly takes to the rooftop Fitch Garden of the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts with an intimate performance excerpted from her acclaimed new novel, Almost Crimson. Enjoy Kelly's signature charm as she immerses guests into scenes from Almost Crimson. Books and art will be available on site.
Xalaat Africa Drum and Dance
The Xalaat Africa Drum And Dance For Life, LTD is a performance and competitive ensemble from Milwaukee High School Of The Arts. The group performs African dance and praise dance. They are champions of the Rainbow Dance Competition 2013 and 2014.
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