Funding the funny

If you started counting at New Year's, we're about halfway through 2014 on the way to the 9th annual Milwaukee Comedy Festival.* To give you a bit of a taste for how funny that will be (and to prime the pump for the big show), Milwaukee Comedy is having two fundraising shows this weekend, Friday, April 4,…

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DIY, go see broadminded

The grandes dames of Milwaukee comedy are at it again, and they're doing it as you'd expect: Themselves. The four-women sketch comedy troupe, broadminded Comedy, has a do-it-yourself (DIY) theme for its spring show, which runs the first two weekends of April at the Tenth Street Theatre, 628 N. 10th St. From broadminded's news release: "After eight years…

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