Milwaukee Rep’s Patty & Jay Baker Theater Complex includes three unique venues, the Quadracci Powerhouse, the Stackner Cabaret, and the Stiemke Studio. The Quadracci Powerhouse is located on the south end of the rotunda on the first floor; it can be accessed via the marble stairs or the elevator. The Stackner Cabaret is located at the top of the gold escalator on the second floor to the left and can also be accessed via elevator. The Stiemke Studio is located on the ground floor of the Milwaukee Center rotunda in the northwest corner near the gold escalator.
In the Stiemke Studio and Quadracci Powerhouse, the coat check is available for $1 at the Concierge located in the lobby adjacent to the glass doors.
The Stackner Cabaret provides self-service coat racks located at the back of the lobby.
Food & Drink
The Rep offers a variety of drinks and food items to be enjoyed prior to the performance and during intermission. In the Stiemke Studio and Quadracci Powerhouse, the bar is open one hour prior to curtain. Pre-ordering your items for intermission is highly recommended and will greatly reduce your wait time following Act I.
Dinner accommodations and a full service bar are offered prior to performances at the Stackner Cabaret.
Lost & Found
Please check with the Concierge before leaving the venue; if they are unable to locate the item at that time, please contact the office during normal business hours at 414-290-5359.
The Gift Shop located in the Quadracci Powerhouse lobby is open prior to curtain, during intermission, and following the performance. You will find Rep apparel and memorabilia, CD’s and books relevant to the season, as well as collections crafted by local artists and artisans.
Accommodation of Latecomers
Seating for latecomers and patrons leaving the house will be at the House Manger’s discretion. There will be a member of the house staff in the lobby at all times, please refer to them before entering the house. Latecomers seating will vary contingent upon the needs and structure of the production, please plan ahead and allot adequate time for traffic, parking, or any other delays. Please help us to ensure a distraction free experience for the actors and all patrons.
In order to guarantee an enjoyable experience for all patrons, children under the age of 6 will not be admitted unless otherwise advertised. Content advisories are available for every show so that you can decide if it is suitable for your child. If your child of any age causes a disruption during the performance, please remove them from the house immediately. All patrons of any age are required to possess a ticket for the performance they are attending.
Please power off or silence all electronic devices prior to the performance and refrain from using them at any time during the performance.
Recording and photography of any kind are strictly prohibited.
Please refrain from recording or photography of the actors and set at all times including when the performance is over and the actors have left the stage.
For any emergency at Milwaukee Rep, please contact the house manager or house staff. If you are unable to do this in person, call 414-290-5379.
Food, Beverages and Smoking
In the Quadracci Powerhouse and Stiemke Studio, food and beverages are available at the bar in the lobby. Beverages are only permitted in the house in a sealed container or Rep in Theater cup, food is only permitted in the lobby. Alcohol may not be carried out of the lobby space. In the Stackner Cabaret, dinner service is offered prior to the performance and desert and drinks will be available during intermission and following the performance.
Smoking is prohibited at Milwaukee Repertory Theater including electronic cigarettes.