Cream City Mosaic

Meet the actors, business people, educators, writers, directors, and musicians

The MKE Arts Live! Podcast Season 2 is here!!

Our first episode this season was "Cream City Mosaic", where we celebrated the cultural richness of Milwaukee, and heard perspectives from folks who have moved here from other countries!

Season 2, Show 1 Guests included:

  • Michael Pink, Artistic Director of the Milwaukee Ballet
  • Yollande Tchouapi Deacon, Owner of Irie Zulu
  • Juan Valenzuela, Field Marketing Manager at Marcus Theatres and representative from their CineLatino Film festival
  • Nelson Lopez - Lecturer of Latino American Studies at UWM and published poet

We also had performances from Latino Arts Strings Program and Mariachi Juvenil, and Florentine Opera Company.

Presented by UPAF and 88Nine RadioMilwaukee, MKE ARTS LIVE! is a series of four FREE variety shows featuring interviews, panel discussions, live performances, audience interaction, and shockingly candid behind-the-scenes perspectives. With local raconteur Adam Carr as your host and guide, you’ll meet actors, business people, educators, writers, directors, and musicians; you’ll get a glimpse of what they’re doing to keep world-class performing arts in Milwaukee; and you’ll walk away with an intimate understanding of why they’re doing it.