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Marquette Theatre actors outdid themselves in a funny, colorful and exceptionally entertaining adaptation of Peter Pan’s origin story Read more

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This week, Theatre Gigante offers a modern-day take on a centuries-old play by John Gay, and The Constructivists present Sam Shepard’s self-described “take-off on Republican fascism.” Read more

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Thirteen actors take the stage at Helfaer Theatre to bring to life an 18th-century comedy of manners. Read more

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In Image of An Unknown Woman, Marquette University Theatre presents a contemporary drama of social media in the midst of an uprising against a totalitarian regime. Read more

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Adapted from Doreen Cronin’s children’s book by the same name, Dooby Dooby Moo is a charming, gentle barnyard tale for little ones. Read more

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In Tandem Theatre presents a world premiere based on the life and times of traveler, poet, hobo, journalist and political activist Carl Sandburg. Read more

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Marquette University Theatre explored some very tricky territory this past weekend with Malaina Moore’s White privelige—a look at contemporary race relations in the U.S. Read more

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The Jealous Revolver opens this week at the Astor Bar in the historical Astor Hotel, and Muskie Love is back by popular demand starting Aug. 31 at the Door Community Auditorium. Read more

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Marquette stages a production of an early 17th century historical drama which was half-written by Shakespeare. Read more

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Among this week’s performing arts openings are Doubt: A Parable at Milwaukee Chamber Theatre, Pericles, Prince of Tyre at Marquette University, Secrets from the Wide Sky at Danceworks, and a concert and masterclass by organist Jon Gillock at the ... Read more

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Marquette University stages a one-hour drama about sexual assault. Read more

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Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, a comedic play by Christopher Durang that won 2013’s Tony Award for Best Play, headlines this week’s theatrical show openings. Read more

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Three late-19th century women explore the strange wonders of “Terra Incognita” in Marquette Theatre’s production of On the Verge (or the Geography of Yearning); the character-driven, science fantasy time-travel drama features a capable cast of four. Read more

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Local theatrical productions this week are headlined by Holmes and Watson and Murder for Two—both by the Milwaukee Repertory Theater—and lively dance music from Spain comes to the city thanks to Early Music Now. Read more

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This month, Marquette University presents a staging of Thornton Wilder’s The Skin of Our Teeth that features big screens and sweepingly dynamic performances. Read more

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Marquette University’s production of The Skin of Our Teeth has much to recommend it. There are some great performances in a contemporary staging one of the weirdest mainstream dramas of the 20th century.  There’s a clever production design includi.. Read more

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Marquette Theatre’s 42nd season kicks off the new year with Fancy Nancy the Musical at Helfaer Theatre, Paul Elliott’s award-winning comedy Exit Laughing is staged at the Racine Theatre Guild, and the history of the clarinet continues to un... Read more

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Marquette Theatre presents Lee Blessing’s drama Two Rooms through Nov. 20 at the Helfaer Theatre. Read more

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Members of the theater community from all over the worldwill gather together on Saturday, Nov. 12 to participate in the MilwaukeeTheater Summit at Marquette University’s Helfaer Theatre (525 N 13th St.)The event, which was co-planned by.. Read more

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A play about ghostly mischief is filled with opportunity for theater magic, an opportunity which Marquette Theatre seizes in their production of Blithe Spirit. Read more

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