This year, the Avant Garde Coffeehouse and UWM’s Peck School of the Arts share their 50th anniversary. In a collaboration between departments, the Peck School researched and documented the history of this important venue.
The fascinating retrospective includes artifacts, film, photographs, recordings and videos on display through May 12. While the exhibition opened April 5, there will be special performances and programs throughout the next six weeks at the Inova Gallery and the Peck School of the Arts. One of the highlights will be the world premiere of Meet Me at the Avant Garde, a play written by Peck School alumnae Fly Steffens, April 26-May 5. For a complete event schedule, visit yoa.uwm.edu.
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