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.

ANIMAL TALES: AESOP’S FABLES

ANIMAL TALES: AESOP’S FABLES

May 9th, 2018 - May 12th, 2018

For more than two thousand years, we have shared Aesop’s fables with children to teach basic moral principles.  bug in a rug will bring to life some of the most well-known and beloved of these stories.  Follow our adventurous animals as they learn about friendship and self-confidence.

 

The Magic Flute

The Magic Flute

May 11th, 2018

Mozart’s operatic fantasy delights audiences with its tuneful and mystical journey.

Join acclaimed Danish tenor David Danholt as Prince Tamino, with Will Liverman as Papageno the bird-catcher, as they embark on an epic quest. The two endeavor to rescue the beautiful Pamina (Florentine favorite soprano Jamie-Rose Guarrine), daughter of the evil Queen of the Night (Argentinian soprano Laura Pisani, in her Florentine debut). Their journey leads them to the temple of Sarastro (bass-baritone Jeff Beruan). This original and evocative Florentine production brings Mozart’s magical score to life with a young and dynamic cast. Maestro Joseph Rescigno leads the Florentine Opera Chorus and the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra.

Always...Patsy Cline

Always...Patsy Cline

May 11th, 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 11th, 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.

Visit www.MilwaukeeRep.com for more information.

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