• Address 720 East Locust Street | Milwaukee, WI 53212
  • Phone 414.263.5001
  • Hours Tue-Fri 11-8pm | Sat-Sun 12-5pm | Closed Mon
  • Hours Tue-Fri 11-8pm, Sat-Sun 12-5pm, Closed Mon
Event Calendar
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special events
June 18 -22

Summer Youth Poetry Camp!

performances
June 21

Formations Series for New & Improvised Music

special events
June 25 -29

Summer Youth Poetry Camp!

readings & workshops
June 28

Poetry Reading: Elisa Karbin & Jessica L. Walsh

special events
July 7

Dedicated to the One I Love: Karaoke for Education

readings & workshops
July 10

Offsite Reading: Poetry in the Park at Juneau Park

readings & workshops
July 12

Poetry Reading: Ed Werstein & Sylvia Cavanaugh

readings & workshops
July 14

Genre: Urban Arts Reading

readings & workshops
July 18

Book Launch: Still Waters Collective, Runs Deep anthology

performances
July 19

Formations Series for New & Improvised Music

July 30 - Aug 10

Woodland Pattern Annual Inventory - STORE CLOSED

readings & workshops
August 14

Offsite Reading: Poetry in the Park - Juneau Park

performances
August 16

Formations Series for New & Improvised Music

Archived readings & workshops
Apr 18 Saturday, April 18
7:00pm, $6

 

WXRW has long served as a platform for poetry. To highlight this we are showcasing the work of several poets who have or have had shows on Riverwest Radio.

 

Readers will include:

Katie Jesse (People's Books Story Hour)

Nik Kovac (Packerverse)

Mike Hauser (Hauser)

Mario the Poet (There Goes the Neighborhood)

Paul Vogel (Night Wave)

Zack Pieper (HELLO CALLER)

 

Hosted by Keith Gaustad (Burdock Radio and There Goes the Neighborhood)

 


Other events in support of WXRW:

 

Saturday, March 21: first installment in the Empower the Tower concert series at The Uptowner

Saturday, May 9: the return of the original Empower the Tower at RWR headquarters, AKA Riverwest Film & Video.

Saturday, June 13: Hip Hop Showcase at the Riverwest Public House

Sunday, June 14: Locust Street Festival