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325 W. Walnut St.
Milwaukee, WI 53212
(414) 267-2900
www.youthartscenter.org/
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A collaborative partnership between Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra and First Stage.
 
Upcoming events

Oct. 8, 2016 - Oct. 8, 2016
Sojourner "An Evening of Glam"

Come join me for some Fundraiser FUN at the beautiful state of the art Milwaukee Youth Arts Center located just minutes away from Downtown Milwaukee. TSpotStyles Presents Sojourner "An Evening of Glam" fashion show. I am honored to be hosting a fundraising event on October 8, 2016 on behalf of Sojourner Family Peace Center who house women and their families that are victims of domestic violence. It would be an honor if YOU ALL will be my guests as we raise money to support them. Doors will open at 6:00 pm where you will mix and mingle amongst other guests.... check out the raffle drawing prizes and enjoy the many Hors d'oeuvres and musical sounds by DJ Skool. My VIP guests will receive Swag Bags. Don't miss the hottest night of the year, when elegance and magic come together. Come watch the models strut their stuff in an effort to stomp domestic violence down the runway. This facility has restrooms, ample seating, state of the art sound system and lighting. There are two dressing rooms for both male and female and a stage to strut your stuff. Please purchase your tickets ASAP to take advantage of the Early Bird (General Admission Seating) however I do advise you purchase the VIP seats to get a close up of the beautiful models as well as getting a clear vision. All proceeds raised through tickets sales will be donated to the cause. We will have a table available for additional donations. Don't miss this incredible event - Come out and let's support the women and their families that is directly affected. Thank you!

Nov. 5, 2016 - Nov. 20, 2016
Lois Ehlert’s Mole Hill Stories

Lois Ehlert’s Mole Hill Stories. By Alvaro Saar Rios. Adapted from the book by Lois Ehlert. Mole Hill Stories received its world premiere at First Stage, Milwaukee, WI. November 5 – 20, 2016. Milwaukee Youth Arts Center, 325 W. Walnut Street. Inspired by the work of Milwaukee author/illustrator Lois Ehlert, this collaboration with Danceworks returns to First Stage, bringing three of Ehlert’s most famous stories to life –Mole’s Hill, Cucu, and Moon Rope. Journey with Mole as she discovers, with the help of her friends, that there is more to life than one can see at first glance and that our dreams are within reach if we believe. Actors and dancers and live music spin a magical world, and true to Ehlert’s original text – the play makes use of English and Spanish language. For families with young people ages 3 – 7 and up.

Dec. 9, 2016 - Dec. 18, 2016
The Comedy of Errors

The Comedy of Errors. By William Shakespeare. December 9 – 18, 2016. Milwaukee Youth Arts Center, 325 W. Walnut Street. Two sets of twins separated at birth collide in the same city. Mistaken identities, assumed personas and wild mishaps as laughs fly in Shakespeare’s farce about the most outrageous family reunion ever. For families with young people ages 12 – 17 and up.

Jan. 21, 2017 - Feb. 19, 2017
Lovabye Dragon

Lovabye Dragon. A world premiere play. Adapted from the Dragon and Girl books by Barbara Joosse. By Jeff Frank with help from Barbara Joosse. Music and lyrics by The Happy Racers. January 21 – February 19, 2017. Milwaukee Youth Arts Center, 325 W. Walnut Street. From the Dragon and Girl series by award-winning Wisconsin author Barbara Joosse comes an enchanting new musical of unexpected friendship between a lonely girl and an even lonelier dragon. Together they embark on a grand adventure to the farthest far away only to face their greatest challenge. With music by The Happy Racers, this show is guaranteed to get your toes tapping and to put a smile on your face. For families with young people ages 3 – 7 and up.

March 10, 2017 - March 19, 2017
TXT U L8R

TXT U L8R. A world premiere by Eric Coble. March 10 – 19, 2017. Milwaukee Youth Arts Center, 325 W. Walnut Street. It starts on a Wednesday. Kids in high school getting the weirdest texts from fellow students they don't know. What's going on? And what if it's not people connecting with people via their phones… but phones trying to connect with other phones via their people? A digital mystery of the mind and heart for the savvy texter. For families with young people ages 12 – 17 and up.



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