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University Theatre’s production of the award-winning “Clybourne Park” shows the full depth of racism in a changing neighborhood. Read more

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Victoria Davis

Adjusting to civilian life is tough for any vet attending UW-Madison — but even harder for women veterans who have fewer resources at their disposal. A new coffee group aims to connect women vets on campus. Read more

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For transgender people, going to court to affirm their identity can be a complicated, scary process. Trans Law Help Wisconsin is there to lend a helping hand. Read more

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The “Peanuts” gang has adolescent troubles in StageQ’s hilarious and poignant “Dog Sees God.” Read more

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Jonathan Raymond Popp

When it comes to marriage laws, things are changing fast. But “Fake Mom” examines prejudices that are hard to uproot when a Jewish man and black woman decide to get married. Read more

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Stephanie Hofmann

When Madison Circus Space reopens in October, it will reflect the growing popularity and expanded definition of the circus arts. Read more

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Laura Zastrow

Three years ago, President Donald Trump suggested a “Muslim registry.” Masood Akhtar responded with the organization, We Are Many United Against Hate, to promote tolerance and preserve the country he idolized as a boy. Read more

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Victoria Davis

In May, 200 climbers showed up for the first Downtown Showdown climbing competition. This wasn’t the typical competition with frowns and icy cold stares from competitors, but a nurturing community. Read more

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Victoria Davis

Madison’s small but tight-knit Sri Lankan community was horrified on Easter to learn that terrorists had killed hundreds of people in their homeland. On May 1, they held a dinner to collect money and love to send back home. Read more

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Jonathan Raymond Popp

For its 10th anniversary, the Kathie Rasmussen Women’s Theatre is presenting a reboot of Heather Renken’s “Shiny Things,” a madcap exploration of attention deficit disorder, with appearances by vaudevillians and Mae West. Read more

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Stephanie Hofmann

From art exhibits to documentaries, stage plays and floating parades, you’d be a fool to miss these wonderful spring events. Read more

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Benjamin Barlow

“Dog Collar,” by local playwright Ned O’Reilly, is a darkly comic exploration of the world of job interviews. It plays at the Brink Lounge April 11-12. Read more

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Pat Fry

John Sharpless, the conservative history professor, compares going against the liberal grain at UW-Madison to “pooping in the pool.” But after his retirement last December, many people will miss him. He’ll be honored at a private party March 26. Read more

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Ross Zentner

Director Jessica Lanius has created a lovely picture of young love in Theatre LILA’s “Romeo+Juliet.” The show is this weekend only at the Overture Center. Read more

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Ross Zentner

Theatre LILA presents an unconventional gender-fluid version of “Romeo +Juliet.” It’s onstage at the Overture Center March 14-17. Read more

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Victoria Davis

Bitter cold, six inches of snow and 10 mph winds — for the Wisconsin Hoofers, it’s the perfect time to go snowkiting on Lake Mendota Read more

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Victoria Davis

The Les Cougars caburlesque show features music, stand-up, dancing and burlesque. The women are all “over 35 and proud of it.” Read more

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Jonathan Raymond Popp

“Mythical Creatures” feature both serious and comedic takes on classic tales. It’s at the Bartell Theatre through Feb. 9. Read more

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Sharlen Moore

For the fifth annual social justice conference, UW-Madison’s School of Social Work wanted to hear from people who know the social work system better than anyone — the people who grew up in it. Read more

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Jeremy Daniel

“Finding Neverland,” at Overture Hall through Jan. 13, brings the magic of “Peter Pan” to life by telling the backstory of J.M. Barrie, “the man who never wanted to grow up.” Read more

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    Victoria Davis

    Ananda Mirilli (left) and Ali Muldrow bask in their election victories.

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    Victoria Davis

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    Victoria Davis

    David Fish, snowkiting fleet captain for the Wisconsin Hoofers, watches as Michael Rosplock prepares to set sail.

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    Victoria Davis

    Satya Rhodes-Conway celebrated with supporters at the Harmony Bar.

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    Victoria Davis

    Les Cougars’ oldest troupe member, 63-year-old Rita Witter, strikes a cougar pose over her guitar during a rehearsal.

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    Victoria Davis

    Baldwin to supporters: “For us, it wasn’t simply a political fight, it was a fight about doing what’s right.”