• 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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exhibitions
November 28 - Jan 31

Vanessa German: Defiant Show of Unity

performances
December 13

Performance & Opening Reception: Vanessa German

film & video
December 14

Film Screening: Riverwest Film & Video by Emir Cakaroz

performances
December 20

Formations Series for New & Improvised Music

readings & workshops
December 22

Community Reading: Midwinter Day

readings & workshops
January 6

Workshop: Verbs as Images/Images as Verbs

special events
January 26 -27

25th Annual Poetry Marathon & Benefit

Archived readings & workshops
Apr 18 Saturday, April 18
10:00am, $10 | FREE for those who pledge a reader for $35 or more

 

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