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Stiemke Studio
July 18 - 21, 2019
Professional Training Institute (PTI)
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Stackner Cabaret
September 6 - November 3, 2019
A Comedic Classical Music Duel
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Quadracci Powerhouse
September 17 - October 27, 2019
The Iconic American Musical
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Stiemke Studio
September 25 -November 3, 2019
Who Tells the Story of America?
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PTI Presents Everybody

July 18 - 21

Professional Training Institute (PTI) presents Everybody a 2018 Pulitzer Prize finalist in drama. From the scintillating mind of Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, who The New York Times calls “one of this country’s most original and illuminating writers," Everybody is an audacious riff on the 15th century morality play Everyman where the characters try to cheat death. Learn More »


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2 Pianos 4 Hands

A Comedic Classical Music Duel

Two actors, two pianos, and dozens of characters grace the stage in this hilarious portrayal of pushy parents, eccentric teachers, and the triumphs and tortures of being extraordinarily good musicians. Featuring the music of Bach, Beethoven, Billy Joel, Jerry Lee Lewis and more, this wildly popular show not only hits all the right notes, it tickles the ivories and your funny bone too. Learn More »


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West Side Story

The Iconic American Musical

Two rival gangs struggle for control of their New York City neighborhood. When Tony falls for Maria, the star-crossed lovers find themselves wrenched between their worlds. This passionate adaptation of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is filled with some of the most unforgettable songs including “Maria,” “Tonight,”“I Feel Pretty” and “America” telling the greatest love story ever told in this larger-than-life musical. Add dances that smolder and sizzle with energy and you have an experience you’ll never forget! Learn More »



One Day Sale | West Side Story

Professional Training Institute Auditions

InSider | West Side Story One Day Sale, Teen Dance Workshops...

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In The News

Jon Rua

Free Dance Workshop
With Jon Rua

Original Hamilton cast member and New York dancer Jon Rua, will host a free dance workshop at The Rep on Wed. July 17. Jon will be choreographing The Rep’s production of West Side Story this fall.

If you are age 13-18 with some dance experience this workshop is for you. All participants will receive a free ticket to attend West Side Story. Simply fill out the registration form by June 27.

This is a great opportunity to learn from one of the most creative choreographers in the country today. Please join us!

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The Rep announces West Side Story casting

Announcing our Four Leads
For West Side Story

We are thrilled to announce casting for the roles of Tony, Maria, Anita and Bernardo. Jeffrey and Liesl will join us in Milwaukee this coming Monday, June 24 as part of our One Day Sale festivities. Make sure to watch them on Morning Blend at 9am, on WISN 12 Interview at 11:45am or at 2pm for a Facebook Live event. Learn more about each of them on our Facebook page over the weekend.
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Milwaukee Rep PTI Auditions

Join Us! Auditions July 6 and 8
Deadline to Apply June 26

Be part of the 2019/20 Professional Training Institute (PTI) ensemble, a free advanced actor training program for students in 9th – 12th grade who may have an interest in pursuing a career as a professional theater artist. Over the course of the season participants receive training from some of the top theater professionals in the world, culminating in a capstone summer performance where they will be employed as paid, professional actors. To audition please click on the link below to fill out an application form.
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