Handel’s Bestiary: In Search of Animals in Handel’s Operas
Lynden Sculpture Garden
Friday, June 16 – 7:00pm
Saturday, June 17 – 7:00pm
Sunday, June 18 (rain date) – 7:00pm
Animals are teeming in Handel’s Operas! Stroll the grounds of Lynden Sculpture garden in search of the lion, bee, nightingale, snake, elephant and tiger! HANDEL’S BESTIARY will combine the music of George Frideric Handel with movement inspired by nature. Come explore the menagerie created when Danceworks Performance Company, Milwaukee Opera Theatre and Lynden Sculpture Garden reunite in a new collaboration featuring dance and opera by an intergenerational cast of creatures!
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Barber’s Violin Concerto
The haunting, exquisite Violin Concerto of Samuel Barber is one of the very finest of the last century, and the ideal showpiece for MSO Associate Concertmaster Ilana Setapen. This final concert of the season showcases the virtuosity of the Milwaukee Symphony in Lutosławski’s luminous Concerto for Orchestra.
We’re hosting a special summer add-on of the @ The Center Series with Opera’s Greatest Hits, featuring opera favorites from across the years.
Tickets are just $15 per seat and are on sale now!
Purchase tickets online, or order by phone 1-800-32-OPERA
M-F | 9am-5pm
Parking for the @ The Center Series is adjacent to our Riverwest Opera Center. Free, off-street parking is available just West of our 928 E Burleigh Street address, with additional street parking on Burleigh Street.
On the heels of a sold-out 8 week run that had critics raving, Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s McGuire starring Tony Award winner and Marquette Alum Anthony Crivello will return to the Stackner Cabaret for a limited engagement this June 1-18, 2017. Written by Emmy-winning and Hall of Fame sports broadcaster Dick Enberg, McGuire celebrates the local legend Marquette University’s basketball coach Al McGuire in a newly expanded one-man show.
This special limited engagement of McGuire begins performances June 1 and runs through June 18, 2017 in the Stackner Cabaret. Tickets can be purchased online at www.MilwaukeeRep.com, by phone at 414-224-9490 or in person at the Ticket Office (108 E. Wells Street). ). Performance schedule is as follows: Tuesdays – Thursdays at 7:30pm, Fridays at 8pm, Saturdays at 4pm and 8pm, Sundays at 2pm and 7pm.
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