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Wednesday on Lake Effect: Bucks Arena, Directing Onstage Intimacy, Singer-Songwriter Tift Merritt

Wednesday on Lake Effect:

The Bucks tip-off their season in Boston this evening, but basketball fans in Milwaukee are looking to next season, and the arena rising just west of downtown. Then, creating a safe work environment when part of your job is to pretend to have sex on stage. And singer-songwriter Tift Merritt talks about making the sometimes challenging transition from musician to parent.


  • Zach Brooke, writer
  • Tonia Sina, founder, Intimacy Directors International
  • Tift Merritt, singer-songwriter