Performances

Grounded

Grounded

March 17th, 2017 - March 18th, 2017

February 22-April 2, 2017 located in the Stiemke Studio A NEW PLAY FOR OUR TIMES An ace fighter pilot finds herself grounded when an unexpected pregnancy puts her career on hold. When she returns to the pilot’s seat, she finds that she’s now part of the “chair force,” flying drones and dropping bombs on enemy […]

McGuire

McGuire

March 17th, 2017 - March 18th, 2017

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 Few

The Few

March 17th, 2017 - March 18th, 2017

by Samuel D. Hunter Running Time: 90 minutes February 23, 2016 to March 19, 2017 Studio Theatre Directed by C. Michael Wright Featuring Mitch Bultman, Mary MacDonald Kerr and James Ridge It’s 1999; uncertainty and instability are in the air. Four years earlier, Bryan had abandoned his labor of love, a newspaper for truckers. Now […]

The Glass Menagerie

The Glass Menagerie

March 17th, 2017 - March 18th, 2017

March 7-April 9, 2017 located in the Quadracci Powerhouse A GREAT AMERICAN CLASSIC Faded southern belle Amanda frets constantly over her two live-in adult children—the painfully shy Laura and her restless poet brother, Tom. After great prodding, Tom brings home a possible suitor for Laura, but an unknown truth causes shockwaves in the family unraveling […]

TXT U L8R

TXT U L8R

March 18th, 2017

TXT U L8R. A world premiere by Eric Coble. March 10 – 19, 2017. Milwaukee Youth Arts Center, 325 W. Walnut Street. It starts on a Wednesday.  Kids in high school getting the weirdest texts from fellow students they don’t know.  What’s going on?  And what if it’s not people connecting with people via their […]

Grounded

Grounded

March 18th, 2017

February 22-April 2, 2017 located in the Stiemke Studio A NEW PLAY FOR OUR TIMES An ace fighter pilot finds herself grounded when an unexpected pregnancy puts her career on hold. When she returns to the pilot’s seat, she finds that she’s now part of the “chair force,” flying drones and dropping bombs on enemy […]

McGuire

McGuire

March 18th, 2017

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 Few

The Few

March 18th, 2017 - March 19th, 2017

by Samuel D. Hunter Running Time: 90 minutes February 23, 2016 to March 19, 2017 Studio Theatre Directed by C. Michael Wright Featuring Mitch Bultman, Mary MacDonald Kerr and James Ridge It’s 1999; uncertainty and instability are in the air. Four years earlier, Bryan had abandoned his labor of love, a newspaper for truckers. Now […]

The Glass Menagerie

The Glass Menagerie

March 18th, 2017

March 7-April 9, 2017 located in the Quadracci Powerhouse A GREAT AMERICAN CLASSIC Faded southern belle Amanda frets constantly over her two live-in adult children—the painfully shy Laura and her restless poet brother, Tom. After great prodding, Tom brings home a possible suitor for Laura, but an unknown truth causes shockwaves in the family unraveling […]

Time Stands Still

March 18th, 2017

Time Stands Still by Donald Margulies Presented by In Tandem Theatre at Tenth Street Theatre   Sarah, a photojournalist, is injured in a war-torn country and returns home to recuperate. While Sarah is eager to return to work, her partner James, a war correspondent, has grown weary of their dangerous occupation and begins to ponder […]

Apollo's Fire: "Sugarloaf Mountain"

Apollo's Fire: "Sugarloaf Mountain"

March 18th, 2017

Eight musicians from this award-winning ensemble’s collection of creative artists bring voices, hammered dulcimer, harpsichord, fiddle, wooden flutes, lute, guitar, banjo, and cello to recreate “An Appalachian Gathering” – music with roots in the British Isles that long ago mingled with Southern hymns and African spirituals in the hills of Virginia.

TXT U L8R

TXT U L8R

March 18th, 2017

TXT U L8R. A world premiere by Eric Coble. March 10 – 19, 2017. Milwaukee Youth Arts Center, 325 W. Walnut Street. It starts on a Wednesday.  Kids in high school getting the weirdest texts from fellow students they don’t know.  What’s going on?  And what if it’s not people connecting with people via their […]

The Mikado

March 18th, 2017

Our mad-cap, smash-hit, 2015 production is back! Now with even more cowbell! Join us in the town of Titipu for a Mikado like no other! Directed by Jill Anna Ponasik and Catie O’Donnell Music Direction by Ruben Piirainen, with special assistance from Michael “Ding” Lorenz Choreography by James Zager Featuring The Mikado: Doug Jarecki Ko-Ko: […]

Zémire et Azor (Beauty and the Beast)

March 18th, 2017

By French composer André Grétry, text by Jean François Marmontel, based on “La Belle et la Bête” (Beauty and the Beast) by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont and “Amour pour Amour” by P.C. Nivelle de La Chaussée. March 17 – 26. Cabot Theatre, Skylight Music Theatre, Broadway Theatre Center, 158 N. Broadway. Based on the story […]

The Few

The Few

March 18th, 2017 - March 19th, 2017

by Samuel D. Hunter Running Time: 90 minutes February 23, 2016 to March 19, 2017 Studio Theatre Directed by C. Michael Wright Featuring Mitch Bultman, Mary MacDonald Kerr and James Ridge It’s 1999; uncertainty and instability are in the air. Four years earlier, Bryan had abandoned his labor of love, a newspaper for truckers. Now […]

Time Stands Still

March 18th, 2017

Time Stands Still by Donald Margulies Presented by In Tandem Theatre at Tenth Street Theatre   Sarah, a photojournalist, is injured in a war-torn country and returns home to recuperate. While Sarah is eager to return to work, her partner James, a war correspondent, has grown weary of their dangerous occupation and begins to ponder […]

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