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First Stage Children's Theater [edit]
929 N. Water St.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 267-2929
www.firststage.org/
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First Stage Children's Theater is one of the largest children's theater companies in the country.

Since 1987, its mission has been to provide exceptional, professional theater experiences for young people and their families.

Named "Outstanding New Theater in America (1991)" by the American Alliance For Theater and Education, First Stage produces classic and contemporary plays for school and family audiences in the 500 seat Todd Wehr Theater and other venues around town.


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First Stage creates absolute magic with warm and wonderful

First Stage creates absolute magic with warm and wonderful "Big Fish"

By Dave Begel - May 11, 2015
"Big Fish" is a story for fathers and sons and anyone who likes to listen to a … Read more...
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In "Luchadora," First Stage and Rios create an electric, important world premier What is a blog?  For us it is a short blurb that we write when the mood strikes us.  It can be first person, funny or informative. In short, a blog is whatever we want it to be.

By Dave Begel - April 13, 2015
"Luchadora" is a production commissioned by First Stage, and it's an amazing … Read more...
First Stage displays solid grasp on sixth grade in

First Stage displays solid grasp on sixth grade in "Big Nate: The Musical" What is a blog?  For us it is a short blurb that we write when the mood strikes us.  It can be first person, funny or informative. In short, a blog is whatever we want it to be.

By Dave Begel - Feb. 28, 2015
Being in sixth grade can be a real problematic time, full of the turbulence of … Read more...

"Stargirl" shines spectacularly bright in First Stage production

By Dave Begel - Jan. 18, 2015
Life for the new kid in a high school can be tough especially if that kid is a … Read more...
First Stage proves that Rudolph can transform lives in this theater

First Stage proves that Rudolph can transform lives in this theater What is a blog?  For us it is a short blurb that we write when the mood strikes us.  It can be first person, funny or informative. In short, a blog is whatever we want it to be.

By Dave Begel - Nov. 29, 2014
First Stage's mission is to transform lives through theater. With "Rudolph The … Read more...