When Caroline, a veteran social worker, removes infant Luna Gale from the custody of her struggling young parents, the best course of action seems clear and Baby Luna is placed temporarily with her devoted grandmother. However Caroline quickly realizes that the situation is more complicated as she uncovers a shadowy and secretive family past. Struggling […]
Welcome to Bronzeville. A world premiere by Sheri Williams Pannell. January 13 – February 5, 2017. Todd Wehr Theater, Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 929 N. Water Street. 1957. The heart of Milwaukee’s Bronzeville pulses to the beat of Jazz and Rhythm and Blues. Everyone expects Michael Jr. to follow in his father’s footsteps. […]
Book and lyrics by Joe Dipietro, music by Jimmy Roberts. February 3 – 19. Cabot Theatre, Skylight Music Theatre, Broadway Theatre Center, 158 N. Broadway. Love in all its glory is celebrated in this tuneful and witty musical comedy revue. Revealing the joys and frustrations of relationships – at nearly every stage of life – […]
Researcher Juliana Smithton is poised for a tremendous clinical breakthrough. As she presents her findings to colleagues at an upscale beach resort, though, she is distracted by an enigmatic young woman in a yellow bikini sitting among the business suits. A mystery unravels, as Juliana’s sense of truth collides with fragmented memories and with family […]
January 17-February 17, 2017 located in the Quadracci Powerhouse A PULITZER PRIZE WINNER From the most in-demand playwright today, Milwaukee native Ayad Akhtar brings us the play that got everyone talking, winning the 2013 Pulitzer Prize and took Broadway by storm. Amir, a successful Pakistani-American lawyer, is happy, in love, and about to land a […]
January 20-March 19, 2017 located in the Stackner Cabaret CELEBRATE A LOCAL LEGEND Few names trigger more memories and smiles in Milwaukee than Al McGuire, Marquette University’s legendary basketball coach. Many know him for leading the Warriors to the NCAA Championship and for his candid television personality, but few knew him like his broadcasting partner—Emmy […]
The music of John Williams has transported us beyond our imagination. To new worlds. Through heart-pounding adventures. Be there as the MSO plays all your John Williams favorites: Superman, Indiana Jones, Harry Potter, E.T., and Star Wars.
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