Arts News

Stream Renaissance Theaterworks' Production of ACTUALLY from your Home

Out of concern for the health and safety of our community, Renaissance Theaterworks made the difficult decision to suspend their production of ACTUALLY, by Anna Ziegler, scheduled to run March 27 – April 19, 2020. Because this show should not be missed, they are thrilled to offer a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to stream a video of a fully-staged rehearsal performance.

Connect and Engage with First Stage - From the Safety of Your Own Home!

For the health and safety of the community, families and artists, and the audiences served, First Stage’s current live performances and traditional, in-person Theater Academy classes and in-school curriculum are postponed as mandated through the COVID-19 pandemic and its necessary restrictions. In the meantime, First Stage has created a number of virtual resources to keep young people engaged from the safety of their homes.​​​​​​​

Shepherd Express: Skylight Music Theatre's Response to COVID-19

Skylight Music Theatre shares how they as an organization are working to combat the impact of COVID-19.

First Stage Presents GRETEL!, a Foundry Production

GRETEL!, a live folk rock musical comes to the Milwaukee Youth Arts Center with First Stage.

Next Act Explores a Soldier's Descent in 9 CIRCLES

Next Act wraps up its 30th season with 9 CIRCLES by Bill Cain, running from April 2-26, 2020.

Milwaukee Business Journal: Florentine Opera's Oplinger brings global perspective to role

The Florentine Opera’s top executive Maggey Oplinger holds a major connection with the many opera singers who both perform on stage and try out for roles. She knows how hard it can be to pursue a career as a professional opera singer, having done it herself for nearly a decade, including some years on the European stage.