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Stackner Cabaret
January 18 – March 17, 2019
World Premiere Event
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Stiemke Studio
February 13 – March 24, 2019
A New Play By A Leading Voice In American Drama
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Quadracci Powerhouse
March 5 – 31, 2019
American Premiere
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Stackner Cabaret
March 22 – May 26, 2019
Back By Popular Demand
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Events

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2018/19 Season Events

Upcoming

THUR
FEB 21
POST-SHOW

Hootenanny
Join David Lutken and members of the community for a post-show jam session. Audience members are encouraged to bring their own instruments and join in – but you don’t have to play to stay and have a great time! Watch a video. Visit the play page.

 

FRI
FEB 22
9:30-10PM

PANEL DISCUSSION – Power & Money & Sideshows
Quadracci Powerhouse / Facebook Live
Reflect on the contemporary implications of sideshows for marginalized communities during this moderated post-show conversation. Learn more

 

MON
FEB 25
5:30-7:30PM

COMMUNITY DINNER – Power & Money & Dumplings & Dialogue
Chinese Christian Church of Milwaukee • FREE
Learn to cook Chinese dumplings, explore the history of Chinese food in the United States, and sit down to dinner for a Fortune Cookie-guided discussion about cultural appropriation and appreciation. Learn more

 

FRI
MAR 8
5:30PM

Veterans Light Up the Arts!
Milwaukee Repertory Theater, the Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce, and Feast of Crispian present the 3rd Annual Veterans Light Up the Arts! It is a local veteran arts showcase featuring music, theatre, poetry, visual art, and more. Appetizers will be provided, and there will be a cash bar. All proceeds go to local veteran-serving organizations, and you will have the opportunity to buy art and participate in a silent auction. For tickets go to tinyurl.com/veteranarts2019. To apply to perform or display art go to tinyurl.com/veteranartistapp2019.

 

TUE
MAR 12
9-9:30PM

PANEL DISCUSSION – Power & Money & Orientalism
Stiemke Studio / Facebook Live
Hear from a panel of experts as they reflect upon Orientalism in the West and its impact both in the United States and abroad. Learn more

 

THUR
MAR 14
POST-SHOW

Hootenanny
Join David Lutken and members of the community for a post-show jam session. Audience members are encouraged to bring their own instruments and join in – but you don’t have to play to stay and have a great time! Watch a video. Visit the play page.

 

FRI
MAR 15
6:30PM
Cost: $30

Pride Night
Things I Know to Be True explores, in part, LGBTQ themes within the context of a modern American family. Join us for Pride Night featuring a preshow reception with complimentary appetizers, wine and beer starting at 6:30, show at 8:00. Use code: PRIDE to get this special price. Call 414-224-9490 or purchase online.

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WED
MAR 27
11:45AM

Lunch Matinee for Things I Know To Be True
Before you attend the show join us from 11:45am to 1:15pm for lunch in the Stackner Cabaret. Lunch includes a presentation by member of the artistic team for the show. Cost is $21 per person, which includes lunch and the presentation – it does not include theater tickets. RSVP by Monday, March 18, to Jaime Lacy at 414-290-7076 or jlacy@milwaukeerep.com

 

Around MKE

THUR
FEB 21
POST-SHOW

Hootenanny
Join David Lutken and members of the community for a post-show jam session. Audience members are encouraged to bring their own instruments and join in – but you don’t have to play to stay and have a great time! Watch a video. Visit the play page.

 

FRI
FEB 22
9:30-10PM

PANEL DISCUSSION – Power & Money & Sideshows
Quadracci Powerhouse / Facebook Live
Reflect on the contemporary implications of sideshows for marginalized communities during this moderated post-show conversation. Learn more

 

MON
FEB 25
5:30-7:30PM

COMMUNITY DINNER – Power & Money & Dumplings & Dialogue
Chinese Christian Church of Milwaukee • FREE
Learn to cook Chinese dumplings, explore the history of Chinese food in the United States, and sit down to dinner for a Fortune Cookie-guided discussion about cultural appropriation and appreciation. Learn more

 

FRI
MAR 8
5:30PM

Veterans Light Up the Arts!
Milwaukee Repertory Theater, the Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce, and Feast of Crispian present the 3rd Annual Veterans Light Up the Arts! It is a local veteran arts showcase featuring music, theatre, poetry, visual art, and more. Appetizers will be provided, and there will be a cash bar. All proceeds go to local veteran-serving organizations, and you will have the opportunity to buy art and participate in a silent auction. For tickets go to tinyurl.com/veteranarts2019. To apply to perform or display art go to tinyurl.com/veteranartistapp2019.

 

TUE
MAR 12
9-9:30PM

PANEL DISCUSSION – Power & Money & Orientalism
Stiemke Studio / Facebook Live
Hear from a panel of experts as they reflect upon Orientalism in the West and its impact both in the United States and abroad. Learn more

 

THUR
MAR 14
POST-SHOW

Hootenanny
Join David Lutken and members of the community for a post-show jam session. Audience members are encouraged to bring their own instruments and join in – but you don’t have to play to stay and have a great time! Watch a video. Visit the play page.

 

FRI
MAR 15
6:30PM
Cost: $30

Pride Night
Things I Know to Be True explores, in part, LGBTQ themes within the context of a modern American family. Join us for Pride Night featuring a preshow reception with complimentary appetizers, wine and beer starting at 6:30, show at 8:00. Use code: PRIDE to get this special price. Call 414-224-9490 or purchase online.

Sponsored by:
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WED
MAR 27
11:45AM

Lunch Matinee for Things I Know To Be True
Before you attend the show join us from 11:45am to 1:15pm for lunch in the Stackner Cabaret. Lunch includes a presentation by member of the artistic team for the show. Cost is $21 per person, which includes lunch and the presentation – it does not include theater tickets. RSVP by Monday, March 18, to Jaime Lacy at 414-290-7076 or jlacy@milwaukeerep.com

 

Panel Discussions

This fall, we’re collaborating with a number of organizations and individuals from throughout Milwaukee to host conversations sparked by the plays in our season. These discussions are free to the public and take place directly after a performance.

 

Power & Money & Sideshows
Friday, February 22, approximately 9:30-10:00pm
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Power & Money & Orientalism
Tuesday, March 12 approximately 9:00-9:30pm
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Rep-in-Depth

PRE
SHOW

Rep-in-Depth
A pre-show conversation with a member of the cast or artistic team for productions in the Stiemke Studio and Quadracci Powerhouse.
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TalkBacks

POST
SHOW

TalkBacks
Immediately following select performances join members of the cast and artistic team to discuss the production.
Junk:
Wednesdays: 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13

The Chinese Lady:
Thursdays: 2/21, 2/28, 3/7, 3/14

Things I Know To Be True:
Sunday Matinees: 3/10, 3/17, 3/24, 3/31

Two Trains Running:
Thursdays: 4/25, 5/2, 5/9