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Theater: Why Jane Eyre Still Matters
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Why Jane Eyre Still Matters

Rep stages the famous novel with black actress, veteran director.

Milwaukee Repertory Theater Names May Adrales as New Associate Artist Director
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Milwaukee Repertory Theater Names May Adrales as New Associate Artist Director

Ms. Adrales is a nationally recognized and highly respected director who’s made a reputation for directing new works.

UWM Recovering From Fire

UWM Recovering From Fire

Some classes resume in Peck complex. Rep helps UWM theater.

Professional and Non-Professional Arts Groups Both to Be Awarded at Footlights Performing Arts Awards
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Professional and Non-Professional Arts Groups Both to Be Awarded at Footlights Performing Arts Awards

The results will be announced at the live awards ceremony June 22, 2017 at Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s Quadracci Powerhouse.

Back by Popular Demand Milwaukee Repertory Theater Prop and Costume Sale
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Back by Popular Demand Milwaukee Repertory Theater Prop and Costume Sale

Saturday, April 29 from 10am – 2pm

House Confidential: A Millionaire’s Neoclassical Mansion
House Confidential

A Millionaire’s Neoclassical Mansion

$1.7 million East Side mansion where Fred Miller grew up is architectural gem.

“An Evening with Groucho” Begins March 24 at Milwaukee Rep
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“An Evening with Groucho” Begins March 24 at Milwaukee Rep

Groucho Marx comes alive for a hilarious night of theater!

All-veteran art showcase to highlight local veteran artists
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All-veteran art showcase to highlight local veteran artists

Veterans Light Up the Arts will feature performances and art exhibition

Footlights Announces John McGivern as Ceremony Host for 2017 Footlights Performing Arts Awards
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Footlights Announces John McGivern as Ceremony Host for 2017 Footlights Performing Arts Awards

The first-ever Footlights Performing Arts Awards ceremony is set for Thursday, June 22, 2017 at Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s Quadracci Powerhouse.

All-veteran art showcase to highlight local veteran artists
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All-veteran art showcase to highlight local veteran artists

Veterans Light Up the Arts will feature performances and art exhibition

Rep Lab the Short-Play Festival Returns to Milwaukee Rep April 13-17
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Rep Lab the Short-Play Festival Returns to Milwaukee Rep April 13-17

Rep Lab showcases the work of The Rep’s Emerging Professional Residents across theatrical disciplines from direction to design to acting.

Footlights Announces Footlights Performing Arts Awards for 2017 for the Greater Milwaukee Area
Milwaukee Rep Raised Record Breaking $111,628 for Boys & Girls Club through “A Christmas Carol”
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Milwaukee Rep Raised Record Breaking $111,628 for Boys & Girls Club through “A Christmas Carol”

This year’s record breaking donation is due in large part to an anonymous donor who was so moved by the end-of-show appeal that he pledged to match all gifts given dollar for dollar up to $50,000.

Twenty Area Children’s Charities Randomly Chosen to Participate in Heart of Canal Street
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Twenty Area Children’s Charities Randomly Chosen to Participate in Heart of Canal Street

Benefiting organizations to share in fund-raising total announced Dec. 16.

Didn’t Find What You Needed at that Black Friday Sale? You’re in Luck!
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Didn’t Find What You Needed at that Black Friday Sale? You’re in Luck!

Milwaukee Repertory Theater announces 7th Annual Holiday Artisan Craft Fair. The fair runs Sunday, December 18 - 11am to 7pm at Gallerie M inside the InterContinental Hotel, 139 E. Kilbourn Ave.

“A Christmas Carol” Continues Tiny Tim Ticket Program
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“A Christmas Carol” Continues Tiny Tim Ticket Program

Milwaukee Repertory Theater continues Tiny Tim Ticket Program with repeat grant from Greater Milwaukee Foundation

Skylight Music Theatre Announces Cast for Tony Award-winning Musical La Cage Aux Folles (The Birdcage)
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Skylight Music Theatre Announces Cast for Tony Award-winning Musical La Cage Aux Folles (The Birdcage)

Cast led by Milwaukee favorites Ray Jivoff and Norman Moses, Project Runway's Chris March returns as costume designer. Performances November 18 - December 23, 2016

Milwaukee Repertory Theater Receives $1 Million Gift to Name the John D. (Jack) Lewis New Play Development Program
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Milwaukee Repertory Theater Receives $1 Million Gift to Name the John D. (Jack) Lewis New Play Development Program

As a subscriber since 1976, Jack Lewis was always passionate about the arts and its place in society.

Cast and Creative Team Announced for Milwakee Repertory Theater’s Tony Award-Winning Musical <i>Man of La Mancha</a>
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Cast and Creative Team Announced for Milwakee Repertory Theater’s Tony Award-Winning Musical Man of La Mancha

Broadway Star and Hometown Favorite Nathaniel Stampley stars as Don Quixote.

Downtown Employee Appreciation Week Begins Monday July 25
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Downtown Employee Appreciation Week Begins Monday July 25

The opening ceremony well be held at Red Arrow Park from 11:45 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Milwaukee Repertory Theater Launches Professional Training Institute for Exceptional Young Artists
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Milwaukee Repertory Theater Launches Professional Training Institute for Exceptional Young Artists

Participants will participate in fully produced production as paid professional actors In June 2017. Auditions to be held at Milwaukee Rep on August 15.

Milwaukee Rep Seeks New ‘Tiny Tim’ for A CHRISTMAS CAROL
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Milwaukee Rep Seeks New ‘Tiny Tim’ for A CHRISTMAS CAROL

In addition to the role of Tiny Tim, several other Young Performer roles are available.

City of Milwaukee Arts Board awards $217,000 to 33 arts organizations
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City of Milwaukee Arts Board awards $217,000 to 33 arts organizations

Grantees will be honored June 14 at a 4:30 p.m. reception in the atrium of the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts followed by an awards program and celebration at 5 p.m.

Theater: Heroines of World War II
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Heroines of World War II

Renaissance Theaterworks tells the stirring story of WASP pilots, by a local playwright.

Skylight Music Theatre Announces Three New Members of Leadership Team
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Skylight Music Theatre Announces Three New Members of Leadership Team

Hires fill three key roles at the non-profit performing arts organization.

Milwaukee Chamber Theatre presents SLOWGIRL by Greg Pierce
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Milwaukee Chamber Theatre presents SLOWGIRL by Greg Pierce

Milwaukee Premiere! February 24 – March 20, 2016

Theater: ‘Mice and Men’ Still Moving
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‘Mice and Men’ Still Moving

Milwaukee Rep production boasts strong lead actors and powerful scenic elements.

In Tandem Theatre Brings the Illuminating “Lamps for my Family” to the Tenth Street Theatre
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In Tandem Theatre Brings the Illuminating “Lamps for my Family” to the Tenth Street Theatre

In this poignant and funny play, Jack Duddy returns to his childhood home only to find a houseful of relatives – all of them deceased and wanting to talk his ear off!

Milwaukee Repertory Theater Garners $35,000 Art Works Award for “American Song” from NEA
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Milwaukee Repertory Theater Garners $35,000 Art Works Award for “American Song” from NEA

Milwaukee Repertory Theater is thrilled to announce its inclusion in this year’s first round of funding by the National Endowment for the Arts.

Milwaukee Chamber Theatre presents LOVE STORIES
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Milwaukee Chamber Theatre presents LOVE STORIES

November 25 – December 20, 2015 at the Broadway Theatre Center’s Studio Theatre

Danceworks announces changes in marketing and development team
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Danceworks announces changes in marketing and development team

Linnéa Koeppel new director of development

City Streets: Wells Street Has Quite a History
City Streets

Wells Street Has Quite a History

That includes the impact of plutocrat Daniel Wells, Greta Garbo and an Irish/German riot.

First Stage’s 29th season begins with family favorite Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach
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First Stage’s 29th season begins with family favorite Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach

October 16 – November 15, 2015 at the Todd Wehr Theater, Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.

Theater: On the Brink of Greatness
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On the Brink of Greatness

Renaissance Theaterworks picks two of the best women playwrights in the Midwest for staged readings.

Milwaukee Chamber Theatre presents DEAR ELIZABETH
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Milwaukee Chamber Theatre presents DEAR ELIZABETH

DEAR ELIZABETH by Sarah Ruhl. September 23- October 18, 2015

Milwaukee Chamber Theatre presents BOEING BOEING
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Milwaukee Chamber Theatre presents BOEING BOEING

August 13 - 30, 2015 at the Broadway Theatre Center’s Cabot Theatre

Murphy’s Law: Is Abele Dumping the Marcus Center?
Murphy’s Law

Is Abele Dumping the Marcus Center?

Its takeover by new “Super District” running Bucks arena looks fishy.

Milwaukee Chamber Theatre presents BOEING BOEING
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Milwaukee Chamber Theatre presents BOEING BOEING

August 13 - 30, 2015 at the Broadway Theatre Center’s Cabot Theatre

Milwaukee Arts Board awards $213,500 to 33 organizations
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Milwaukee Arts Board awards $213,500 to 33 organizations

Steve VandeZande and Lori Bauman named Friends of the Arts

“The Kids Fall in Love With Her.”

“The Kids Fall in Love With Her.”

Boys and Girls Club senior program manager La’Ketta Caldwell was nominated for a MANDI leadership award.

Back in the News: MMSD Settles With Boston Store
Back in the News

MMSD Settles With Boston Store

Suit posed question: is Deep Tunnel depleting water table and causing downtown buildings to sink?

City Business: The Hen House
City Business

The Hen House

Brass Rooster has opened a second hat shop, this one for the ladies.

A big league city needs big league public transit options
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A big league city needs big league public transit options

Statement of Alderman Nik Kovac November 19, 2014

Plenty of Horne: New York Discovers Our Sinking City
Plenty of Horne

New York Discovers Our Sinking City

City Hall, Milwaukee Rep and Mitchell buildings are sinking. Is Deep Tunnel the culprit? The Times is not sure.

Milwaukee Repertory Theater  End-of-Season Garage Sale
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Milwaukee Repertory Theater End-of-Season Garage Sale

Saturday, April 19 • 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Milwaukee Repertory Theater to Host 60th Anniversary Gala Celebration
Milwaukee Chamber Theatre presents Ken Ludwig’s LEND ME A TENOR
Key Note Address by New York Times Bestselling Author Larry Tye in Conjunction with Milwalwaukee Rep’s Upcoming Production of the History of Invulnerability
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Key Note Address by New York Times Bestselling Author Larry Tye in Conjunction with Milwalwaukee Rep’s Upcoming Production of the History of Invulnerability

Key Note Address by author Larry Tye around his book Superman: The High-Flying History of America’s Most Enduring Hero

Milwaukee Repertory Theater Receives National Endowment for the Arts Art Works Grant to Support The History of Invulnerability
Milwaukee Repertory Theater Welcomes New Board Members
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Milwaukee Repertory Theater Welcomes New Board Members

Milwaukee Repertory Theater is pleased to announce that Cecilia Gilbert, W. Randall McKennie, Gregory C. Oberland, Harry Richard Quadracci Ewens, PhD and Ed Seaberg have recently joined The Rep’s Board of Trustees.

Rep Does Musical Based on Judy Garland in January
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Rep Does Musical Based on Judy Garland in January

Peter Quilter’s play End of the Rainbow, a new play with music directed by Artistic Director Mark Clements, opens at The Rep on Friday, January 10

Reflections on Long Time Rep Supporter, Betty Quadracci, A True Patron of the Arts
Woody Sez
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Woody Sez

Celebrating the Life and Music of Woody Guthrie, Kicks Off the New Year in The Rep’s Stackner Cabaret

New Leader for Milwaukee County Historical Society
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New Leader for Milwaukee County Historical Society

The board of directors of the Milwaukee County Historical Society, 910 N. Old World Third St., has named longtime philanthropy leader Deborah Fugenschuh as the society's new executive director.

Wild Space gets “Luscious”

Wild Space gets “Luscious”

Debra Loewen's Wild Space Dance company luxuriates in the sensual Thursday through Saturday.

Celebrate the 99th Annual City/County Christmas Tree Lighting
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Celebrate the 99th Annual City/County Christmas Tree Lighting

Mayor Tom Barrett, County Executive Chris Abele, and Ald. Ashanti Hamilton at Red Arrow Park

Home Cooking with Wild Space

Home Cooking with Wild Space

Debra Loewen and her Wild Space dancers celebrate the joy of cooking. And eating. And making a mess.