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Upcoming Events

Stiemke Studio
July 19 – 22, 2018
A World Premiere from the Professional Training Institute (PTI)
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Stackner Cabaret
September 7 – November 4, 2018
American Premiere
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Quadracci Powerhouse
September 18 – October 28, 2018
The Sizzling Musical from Hamilton's Creator
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Stiemke Studio
September 26 – November 4, 2018
Gripping Historical Dark Comedy
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Mission Statement 

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. 

The cast and crew of Ragtime 2013/14 Season. Photo by Michael Brosilow.
The cast and crew of Ragtime. 2013/14 Season. Photo by Michael Brosilow.

Core Values

  • QUALITY: We pride ourselves on the superior quality of our work—artistically and administratively—as well as excellent staff and patron services that enable this work to be produced and received in the most positive way. 
  • INCLUSION: We explore and celebrate the broad diversity of our region and commit to nurturing an inclusive ethos that is welcoming and inspirational to all. 
  • CITIZENSHIP: We demonstrate how a theater company inextricably committed to the betterment of its locality can wield a nationally resonant, influential voice in the advancement of the art form in an ever-changing world. 
  • INNOVATION: We expand boundaries and explore the full scope of theatrical storytelling through narrative, across art forms, new technologies, and inventive messaging strategies. 
  • SUSTAINABILITY: We pursue our mission in a responsible manner that equally respects artistic innovation and financial integrity.

Read the Milwaukee Repertory Theater 2016/17 Impact Report