Performances

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 he’s returned to small-town Idaho – with no word of where he’s been – and things have changed. His former lover is filled with rage, his new coworker is filled with incessant adoration, and his paper is filled with personal ads. From Samuel D. Hunter, award winning-author and recent recipient of the MacArthur Foundation “Genius” Grant, comes this compassionate, gently-hued drama about lonely lives desperately searching for a renewed faith in humanity. [Contains mature language]

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 he’s returned to small-town Idaho – with no word of where he’s been – and things have changed. His former lover is filled with rage, his new coworker is filled with incessant adoration, and his paper is filled with personal ads. From Samuel D. Hunter, award winning-author and recent recipient of the MacArthur Foundation “Genius” Grant, comes this compassionate, gently-hued drama about lonely lives desperately searching for a renewed faith in humanity. [Contains mature language]

Davidson Chamber Recitals

Davidson Chamber Recitals

March 19th, 2017

Presenting various performances from the extensive Davidson Chamber Ensemble Program.

Ticket prices:

Adult: $12

Student/Senior: $10

Premium Reserve: $25

Grounded

Grounded

March 19th, 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 combatants in Afghanistan from the comfort of an air conditioned trailer in Las Vegas. In this gripping, ripped-from-the-headlines new play, we find that hunting terrorists by day and being a mother by night may be this top gun’s toughest assignment yet.

Tickets start at $20 and subject to change. For updated pricing and to learn about Subscriptions, Senior, student and 35 & Under discounts visit our website www.MilwaukeeRep.com

McGuire

McGuire

March 19th, 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 Award-winner Dick Enberg. Just in time for March Madness, McGuire is a touching portrait of the uncommonly funny and profound man behind the legend.

Tickets start at $45 and subject to change. For updated pricing and to learn about Subscriptions, Senior, student and 35 & Under discounts visit our website www.MilwaukeeRep.com

The Few

The Few

March 19th, 2017 - March 20th, 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 he’s returned to small-town Idaho – with no word of where he’s been – and things have changed. His former lover is filled with rage, his new coworker is filled with incessant adoration, and his paper is filled with personal ads. From Samuel D. Hunter, award winning-author and recent recipient of the MacArthur Foundation “Genius” Grant, comes this compassionate, gently-hued drama about lonely lives desperately searching for a renewed faith in humanity. [Contains mature language]

The Glass Menagerie

The Glass Menagerie

March 19th, 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 the delicate fantasies that keep them going. Director Mark Clements reunites with 10-time Joseph Jefferson Award-winner Hollis Resnik, who wowed Rep audiences as Judy Garland in End of the Rainbow, for a new production of this American classic that made Tennessee Williams a household name.

Tickets start at $30 and subject to change. For updated pricing and to learn about Subscriptions, Senior, student and 35 & Under discounts visit our website www.MilwaukeeRep.com

Time Stands Still

March 19th, 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 a more conventional life for them. His life-changing questions are deepened when their long-time editor and friend, Richard, introduces his fiancé, a decidedly younger woman who helps Richard see the world anew. Will Sarah acquiesce, lowering the camera in order to face the world or is this the end for her and James? Some adult language and situations, best suited for ages 16+.

For tickets and more information, please visit www.InTandemTheatre.org or call the box office at 414-271-1371.

Dates: February 24 – March 19, 2017

Zémire et Azor (Beauty and the Beast)

March 19th, 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 of Beauty and the Beast, this Baroque opera showcases the well-known fairy tale in a new light, while remaining true to its message of the redemptive power of love and the true nature of inner beauty.

Don Giovanni

March 19th, 2017

The 83rd Season from the Florentine continues with W.A. Mozart’s Don Giovanni.
The quintessential rake, Don Giovanni, a womanizing scoundrel, executes his devious conquests and hijinks only to be called by the fates for his transgressions. Da Ponte’s libretto and Mozart’s brilliant score reveal the human condition and all its foibles. The Florentine is pleased to produce this revival of its 2006 production, which won rave reviews in Milwaukee and cities across the country. This Florentine production is directed by John Hoomes, under the baton of the Florentine’s Joseph Rescigno with Scenic Design by Kris Stone and Lighting Design by the Florentine’s Noele Stollmack.
Join us for the Talk Opera event in the Anello Atrium one hour prior to the performance:
Corliss Phillabaum, Professor of Theater at UW Milwaukee’s Peck School of the Arts, talks about Don Giovanni in-depth one hour before curtain prior to each mainstage performance for all ticket holders. Professor Phillabaum keeps Florentine audiences returning for his unique perspective at each opera’s lecture.
Talk Opera is FREE with each ticket purchase.
This production and recording is made possible with major support from Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from NEA Artworks and Milwaukee County CAMPAC.
Title Artist Sponsor: Nita Soref.

TXT U L8R

TXT U L8R

March 19th, 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 phones… but phones trying to connect with other phones via their people?  A digital mystery of the mind and heart for the savvy texter. For families with young people ages 12 – 17 and up.

Grounded

Grounded

March 19th, 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 combatants in Afghanistan from the comfort of an air conditioned trailer in Las Vegas. In this gripping, ripped-from-the-headlines new play, we find that hunting terrorists by day and being a mother by night may be this top gun’s toughest assignment yet.

Tickets start at $20 and subject to change. For updated pricing and to learn about Subscriptions, Senior, student and 35 & Under discounts visit our website www.MilwaukeeRep.com

McGuire

McGuire

March 19th, 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 Award-winner Dick Enberg. Just in time for March Madness, McGuire is a touching portrait of the uncommonly funny and profound man behind the legend.

Tickets start at $45 and subject to change. For updated pricing and to learn about Subscriptions, Senior, student and 35 & Under discounts visit our website www.MilwaukeeRep.com

The Glass Menagerie

The Glass Menagerie

March 19th, 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 the delicate fantasies that keep them going. Director Mark Clements reunites with 10-time Joseph Jefferson Award-winner Hollis Resnik, who wowed Rep audiences as Judy Garland in End of the Rainbow, for a new production of this American classic that made Tennessee Williams a household name.

Tickets start at $30 and subject to change. For updated pricing and to learn about Subscriptions, Senior, student and 35 & Under discounts visit our website www.MilwaukeeRep.com

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