Amenities + Policies
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 Mezzanine level; it can be accessed via the marble stairs or the gold elevators. The Stackner Cabaret is located at the top of the gold escalators on the second floor to the left and can also be accessed via the gold elevators. The Stiemke Studio is located on the ground floor of the Associate Bank River Center Rotunda in the northwest corner near the gold escalator.
Milwaukee Rep is accessible to all. In addition to accessible seating options, services offered include Audio Description, ASL Interpreted and Open Caption performances. Visit Accessibilty Page for more information.
We are pleased to offer free coat check in all three of our venues. Coat check is located at the Guest Services Desk in the Quadracci Powerhouse and the Stiemke Studio. In the Stackner Cabaret we provide a self-service coat rack.
Food & Drink
Milwaukee 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.
Gift Certificates for Milwaukee Rep productions may be purchased in any denomination and redeemed for tickets. Visit Gift Certificates or call 414-224-9490.
The Gift Shop is located in the Quadracci Powerhouse lobby and 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.
Lost & Found
Please check with the Guest Services Desk before leaving the venue; if they are unable to locate the item at that time, please contact the administrative office during normal business hours at 414-224-1761.
For any emergency at Milwaukee Rep please contact the House Manager or house staff.
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 and may require that you are not seated in your ticketed seat until intermission. 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.
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
In the Quadracci Powerhouse and Stiemke Studio, food and beverages are available at the lobby bars. Beverages are only permitted in the house in a sealed container or Rep in-Theater cup and food is only permitted in the lobby – NOT in the theaters. 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.
Recording or Photography
Recording or the taking of photos during a performance is strictly prohibited. If a staff member observes you doing so you will be asked to delete the images or recording in their presence. You may take photos of the set prior to the performance starting or during intermission/end of show.
Smoking is prohibited at Milwaukee Repertory Theater including electronic cigarettes.