Milwaukee Repertory Theater
Press Release

Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s 2018 Curtain Call Ball: A Night at the Cabaret

Saturday, May 12, 2018 • 5:30pm

By - Apr 24th, 2018 11:02 am

April 24, 2018  [Milwaukee] – Join Milwaukee Repertory Theater as they celebrate “A Night at the Cabaret” at the annual Curtain Call Ball on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 5:30pm at the Milwaukee Repertory Theater Patty & Jay Baker Theater Complex (108 E. Wells St).  Co-chaired by Laura and Adam Peck and Mara and Craig Swan, the 2018 Curtain Call Ball will feature dinner, dancing, live and silent auction, and a world-class theatrical experience Rep audiences have come to expect.  With knock out performances by Milwaukee favorite Steve Watts from I Love a Piano, Bethany Thomas from Ain’t Misbehavin’, David Finch from Woody Sez and Leenya Rideout who earned raves as Aldonza in Man of La Mancha, this years “A Night at the Cabaret” will be a one-of-a-kind thrilling evening not to be missed.

The Curtain Call Ball is The Rep’s single largest fundraiser and this year money raised will help fund the Stackner Cabaret renovation that is set to be complete by the start of the 65th Anniversary Season this fall.  Raise a glass and paddle to refresh the Stackner Cabaret with state of the art production capabilities, increased seating capacity of comfortable new seats and tables, expanded bathrooms for women, outside the theater entertainment area, and a new kitchen and bar ready to serve up the most delicious meals and best cocktails.

Individual tickets to the Curtain Call Ball are $300.  Individual tables of ten are available starting at $3,000 and corporate tables of ten are available for $6,000. The event is cocktail attire.

For more information and to purchase tickets visit the Curtain Call Ball webpage or contact Shannon Theiss, Development Events Manager, at or (414) 290-5347.  The RSVP deadline is Friday, April 27, 2018.

About Milwaukee Repertory Theater

Milwaukee Rep is the largest performing arts organization in Wisconsin in terms of audiences served and one of the largest professional theaters in the country. Each year, The Rep welcomes up to 275,000 people at nearly 700 performances of 15 productions ranging from compelling dramas, powerful classics, new plays and full-scale musicals in its three unique performance venues – the Quadracci Powerhouse, Stiemke Studio and Stackner Cabaret. Over the course of six decades, The Rep has gained a national reputation as an incubator of new work, an agent of community change and a forward-thinking provider of vital arts education programs. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Mark Clements and Managing Director Chad Bauman, Milwaukee Repertory Theater ignites positive change in the cultural, social, and economic vitality of its community by creating world-class theater experiences that entertain, provoke, and inspire meaningful dialogue among an audience representative of Milwaukee’s rich diversity.

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