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BWW Reviews: Milwaukee Rep's THE COLOR PURPLE Plays Beautiful, Bold and Brilliant Photos BWW Reviews: Milwaukee Rep's THE COLOR PURPLE Plays Beautiful, Bold and Brilliant
(10/2/2014) - n a revival of Alice Walker's bold novel The Color Purple, the award winning musical opens The Milwaukee Rep's 2014-2015 theater season reprising the WOW in entertainment that began with Ragtime in their 60th season. Walker's Pulitzer Prize winning 1982 story arrives in a re-adaptation of the 1985 film and 2005 Broadway musical redesigned for the Quadracci Powerhouse stage featuring a superb cast, which after almost three hours, "fills the room like a sweet perfume… restoring a belief in trust and tenderness."


ANYTHING GOES National Tour Coming to Marcus Center for the Performing Arts in January 2015 Photos ANYTHING GOES National Tour Coming to Marcus Center for the Performing Arts in January 2015
(10/1/2014) - The national tour of ANYTHING GOES, the new Broadway revival of Cole Porter's timeless classic musical theatre masterpiece, will make its Milwaukee premiere on January 6-11, 2015 as part of the BMO Harris Bank Broadway at the Marcus Center and Broadway Across America-Milwaukee series.


Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 28 Photos Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 28
(9/28/2014) - Upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, September 28, 2014.


MCT Presents Reading of THE BOY INSIDE, 10/13 Photos MCT Presents Reading of THE BOY INSIDE, 10/13
(9/28/2014) - True to its mission of nurturing local theatre artists, Milwaukee Chamber Theatre (MCT) presents the Montgomery Davis Play Development Series staged reading of THE BOY INSIDE, by Wisconsin playwright Richard Kalinoski on Oct. 13. Leda Hoffmann directs a cast of nine Milwaukee favorites including Doug Clemons, Di'Monte Henning, Carrie Hitchcock, Karl Iglesias, Dan Katula, Ryan Schabach, Deborah Staples, Noah Totzke and Tami Workentin.


Now Playing Onstage in Milwaukee, WI - Week of 9/28/2014 Photos Now Playing Onstage in Milwaukee, WI - Week of 9/28/2014
(9/28/2014) - Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/28/2014 for Milwaukee, WI


Milwaukee Rep's THE COLOR PURPLE Opens Tonight Photos Milwaukee Rep's THE COLOR PURPLE Opens Tonight
(9/26/2014) - Milwaukee Repertory Theater's 2014/15 Quadracci Powerhouse Season kicks off in grand style with an uplifting production of The Color Purple. This hit musical, based on Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, will be directed by Artistic Director Mark Clements, who reunites with the same creative team behind last season's wildly successful hit production of Ragtime. This will be the fifth musical that Clements has directed at The Rep.


Celebrate WPR with Kathleen Dunn Tonight at the Elm Grove Woman's Club Photos Celebrate WPR with Kathleen Dunn Tonight at the Elm Grove Woman's Club
(9/25/2014) - Celebrate Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR) with on-air host Kathleen Dunn tonight, September 25 at the Elm Grove Woman's Club. This evening is a unique opportunity for listeners to interact with radio personalities and other WPR fans.


BWW Reviews: MCT's THE GOOD FATHER Garners Poignant Questions On Family Photos BWW Reviews: MCT's THE GOOD FATHER Garners Poignant Questions On Family
(9/24/2014) - What constitutes being a 'good' father or parent-before or after a child's conception and birth? These unexpected questions deceptively have their answers woven through Milwaukee Chamber Theatre's Midwest second selection of their 40th anniversary season of THE GOOD FATHER opening at the Broadway Theatre Center this fall. Featuring actors Jonathan Wainwright and Laura Gray, Irish playwright Christian O'Reilly's complex conversational script keeps audiences smiling and thinking for two compelling acts.


BWW Reviews: Next Act's JENNY SUTTER Features Exceptional Feminine Touches Photos BWW Reviews: Next Act's JENNY SUTTER Features Exceptional Feminine Touches
(9/24/2014) - The feminine touch explore multiple wounds from war and opens Next Act Theatre's Silver Anniversary season this past September weekend in the Midwest premiere of Welcome Home, Jenny Sutter. Written by award winning playwright Julie Marie Myatt to herald the directorial debut of Milwaukee actor Deborah Staples, the one-hour 40 minute, no intermission performance revisits a Marine returning to the States after serving in Iraq, which represents another woman on stage, an African American soldier, the vulnerable Jenny Sutter.


BWW Reviews: Skylight Fabulously Re-Fashions Rossini's CINDERELLA Photos BWW Reviews: Skylight Fabulously Re-Fashions Rossini's CINDERELLA
(9/24/2014) - Think fairytales can be out of fashion? Please think again. Fairytales represent stories beloved and valued by every culture for untold centuries. So when a contemporary, in high fashion fairytale opens the 2014-2015 Skylight Music Theatre's 56th season bringing Milwaukee 'Fairytales and Fantasy' under Artistic Director Viswa Subbaraman, please applaud this opportunity to renew faith to the 21st century. On a Friday in September, numerous opening night dreams came true in an adult 'Absolutely Fabulous' performance of Gioachino Rossini's Cinderella, or La Cenerentola (The Triumph of Goodness).


Overture & Marcus Center to Expand Tommy Awards Program Photos Overture & Marcus Center to Expand Tommy Awards Program
(9/23/2014) - Overture Center for the Arts and Marcus Center for the Performing Arts today announced they would partner to expand the geographical reach of Overture's Tommy Awards program, allowing schools from Milwaukee, Kenosha and Racine Counties to participate.


Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 21 Photos Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 21
(9/21/2014) - Upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, September 21, 2014.


Now Playing Onstage in Milwaukee, WI - Week of 9/21/2014 Photos Now Playing Onstage in Milwaukee, WI - Week of 9/21/2014
(9/21/2014) - Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/21/2014 for Milwaukee, WI


Skylight Music Theatre Presents LA CENERENTOLA, Now thru 10/5 Photos Skylight Music Theatre Presents LA CENERENTOLA, Now thru 10/5
(9/19/2014) - Skylight Music Theatre is creating a new production of Rossini's classic opera La Cenerentola. The production runs today, September 19th through October 5th in the Cabot Theatre at the Broadway Theatre Center (158 N. Broadway, Milwaukee WI).


Milwaukee Chamber Theatre Presents THE GOOD FATHER, Now thru 10/12 Photos Milwaukee Chamber Theatre Presents THE GOOD FATHER, Now thru 10/12
(9/17/2014) - Milwaukee Chamber Theatre (MCT) presents the Midwest premiere of THE GOOD FATHER by Christian O'Reilly. This contemporary Irish love story features local artists - and real-life married couple - Laura Gray and Jonathan Wainwright. THE GOOD FATHER performs in the Broadway Theatre Center's Studio Theatre in Milwaukee's Historic Third Ward. The show runs today, September 17 - October 12, 2014.