Performances

Our Town

Our Town

April 15th, 2018 - May 13th, 2018

Wisconsin native Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama is one of the greatest American plays ever written. With poetic beauty and simplicity, Our Town illuminates the powerful bonds that hold communities together through everyday life and moments of crisis, as it follows the lives of the Gibbs, Webbs and their friends and neighbors. With humor, wit, and exceptionally powerful storytelling, Wilder delivers universal truths about what it means to be human and encourages us to live life to its fullest.

All performance times and ticket prices subject to change. Please visit www.MilwaukeeRep.com for latest information.

Always...Patsy Cline

Always...Patsy Cline

May 8th, 2018

Always…Patsy Cline.  A returned favorite event created and originally directed by Ted Swindley.  March 23-May 20, 2018. Stackner Cabaret, Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Patty and Jay Baker Theater Complex, 108 E. Wells St.  After a record-breaking sold-out engagement in 2012, The Rep is bringing back this true story play about music legend Patsy Cline and her remarkable friendship with devoted fan Louise Seger.  Filled with two dozen unforgettable hits including “Crazy,” “I Fall to Pieces,” “Sweet Dreams” and “Walkin’ After Midnight.” Returning to reprise the role of Patsy is Rep favorite Kelley Faulkner (Guys & Dolls) who dazzled audiences in 2012 earning her rave reviews that helped create Always…Patsy Cline in being an all time greatest Stackner hit. Joining her is Milwaukee favorite Tami Workentin in the role of Louise Seger.  Always…Patsy Cline celebrates the life and music of one of the most acclaimed vocalists of the 20th century.    

Our Town

Our Town

May 8th, 2018

Wisconsin native Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama is one of the greatest American plays ever written. With poetic beauty and simplicity, Our Town illuminates the powerful bonds that hold communities together through everyday life and moments of crisis, as it follows the lives of the Gibbs, Webbs and their friends and neighbors. With humor, wit, and exceptionally powerful storytelling, Wilder delivers universal truths about what it means to be human and encourages us to live life to its fullest.

Svadba - Wedding

Svadba - Wedding

May 8th, 2018 - May 10th, 2018

Tomorrow’s the wedding! Tonight’s the party! Bride-to-be Milica and her girlfriends prepare for her new life in the Milwaukee premiere of Svadba–Wedding, presented by Milwaukee Opera Theatre and Wild Space Dance Company. Composed by Montreal-based Ana Sokolović and sung in Serbian, this a cappella opera follows the six friends through a boisterous night of girl-talk, dancing, bridal traditions and a touch of soul-searching. Tickets are $50 VIP, which offers a Pabst Blue Ribbon beer and seating at the head table, $28 general admission, $18 for student/artist. English translation of lyrics will be available at the performance.

Svadba-Wedding

Svadba-Wedding

May 8th, 2018

Tomorrow’s the wedding! Tonight’s the party! Bride-to-be Milica and her girlfriends prepare for her new life in the Milwaukee premiere of Svadba–Wedding, presented by Milwaukee Opera Theatre and Wild Space Dance Company. Composed by Montreal-based Ana Sokolović and sung in Serbian, this a cappella opera follows the six friends through a boisterous night of girl-talk, dancing, bridal traditions and a touch of soul-searching.  English translation of lyrics will be
available at the performance.

Tuesday, May 8 at 7:30 PM
Wednesday, May 9 at 7:30 PM
Thursday, May 10 at 7:30 PM

Svadba–Wedding lasts approximately 60 minutes with no intermission.

Best Place, 901 W. Juneau, Milwaukee 53233

Ticket Prices
$50 VIP (Enjoy a PBR and a pierogi at the head table!)
$28 General (These are general admission seats at one of our guest tables)
$18 Students and Artists (These are reduced general admission seats at one of our guest tables)

Order online at https://svadba.bpt.me or 800-838-3006

Stage Director: Jill Anna Ponasik
Choreographer: Debra Loewen
Music Director/Conductor: Adam Qutaishat
Assistant Stage Director: Daniel J. Brylow
Featuring Milwaukee Opera Theatre singers Alaina Carlson, Lydia Rose Eiche, Allison Hull, Sarah Richardson, Mikaela Schneider and Kati Schwaber and Wild Space Dancers: Kylee Mae Karzen, Danielle Lohuis, Elisabeth Roskopf, Maggie Seer and Jimmi Renae Weyneth.

For more information, visit www.milwaukeeoperatheatre.org or www.wildspacedance.org

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