RSS

Milwaukee Chamber Theatre

Milwaukee’s performing arts groups greet the season with an array of holiday-themed shows as Christmas approaches. more

A&E Feature

InReview_MCT_ByPaulRuffolo.jpg

Photo Credit: Paul Ruffolo

In this gentle two-hander by Irish writer Christian O’Reilly, older adults must cope with the realities of their difficult, lower-class, everyday lives. more

Theater

Pippin.jpg

Ross Zentner

The Milwaukee Rep presents Guards at the Taj; Skylight Music Theatre opens their season with Pippin; and Milwaukee Chamber Theatre stages Chapatti. more

Performing Arts Weekly

The Shepherd Express goes “Off the Cuff” with Angela Iannone about the upcoming premiere of her latest Edwin Booth series drama, The Prison Where I Live, at Theatre RED. more

Off the Cuff

InReview_MCT_A_ByPaulRuffolo.jpg

Photo Credit: Paul Ruffolo

The Milwaukee Chamber Theatre opens its season with a fast-paced Sherlock Holmes adventure. more

Theater

Coming up in Milwaukee’s performing arts world are Milwaukee Chamber Theatre’s production of Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Jersey Lily, Danceworks on Tap’s performance Tapology and SueMo: A Dance Experience’s fifth anniversary show, FI(V)E. more

, Performing Arts Weekly

TheatreReview_MCT_A_ByPaulRuffolo.jpg

Photo Credit: Paul Ruffolo

No clear answers are possible in Milwaukee Chamber Theatre’s nail-biting production of Doubt. more

Theater

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 ... more

, Performing Arts Weekly

As the season nears its end, Paul Masterson assesses the Milwaukee theater scene’s LGBTQ-relevant works. Of note: Village Playhouse’s production of a new translation of Federico García Lorca’s The House of Bernarda Alba. more

My LGBTQ POV

TheBrothersSizePaulRuffolo.jpg

Photo Credit: Paul Ruffolo

In Milwaukee Chamber Theatre’s production of The Brothers Size, the bonds that bind us as family can free us but also imprison us. more

Theater

This week’s theatrical offerings in Milwaukee are highlighted by the Milwaukee Repertory Theatre’s eighth annual Rep Lab Short Play Festival—featuring eight diverse plays acted and directed by The Rep’s own Emerging Professional Residents. more

Performing Arts Weekly

The Shepherd Express Spring Arts Guide 2018 features interviews with six arts professionals who received training in Milwaukee. more

, , , Spring Arts Guide 1 Comments

We take a closer look at three additional MPS schools that go above and beyond their state-mandated curricula. more

News Features 1 Comments

InReview_MCT_(ByPaulRuffolo).jpg

Photo credit: Paul Ruffolo

The production supplies a realistic dose of family drama along with a liberal helping of laughs; it runs through Dec. 17 at the Broadway Theatre Center’s Studio Theatre. more

Theater

Annie-MarkFrohna.jpg

Photo credit: Mark Frohna

Local theatrical productions this week are headlined by Annie by Skylight Music Theatre and Theatre Gigante’s one-man show, 7 (x1) Samurai. But, there’s much more, too! more

Performing Arts Weekly

Marcella Kearns and Todd Denning play two people sharing an evening together in 1987 as Milwaukee Chamber Theatre presents Frankie and Johnny in the Clair De Lune. more

Theater

Terrence McNally wrote thescreenplay for Frankie and Johnny (1991), drawing it from his 1987 off-Broadwayproduction, Frankie and Johnny in the Claire de Lune . With the help of directorGarry Marshall ( Pretty Woman ), McNally transformed a two-.. more

I Hate Hollywood

A look ahead at a plentiful season of LGBTQ-themed plays in Milwaukee theaters. more

My LGBTQ POV

Milwaukee Chamber Theatre’s solid staging of Deathtrap only underscores the fun in being frightened and outwitted just when we think we know what’s going on. more

Theater

The Milwaukee Chamber Theatre launches its new season with Ira Levin’s popular Deathtrap and a new branding campaign that affirms its commitment to storytelling. more

A&E Feature

SOCIAL UPDATES