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116 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53203
(414) 286-3663
www.riversidetheater.org
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The Riverside Theater is one of Downtown Milwaukee's landmark performing arts centers, offering an array of popular attractions, including concerts, Broadway shows, concerts, dance, meetings and special events. The 2,500-seat theater is available for rentals year 'round and is now operated by the same folks who manage the Pabst Theater.
 
Upcoming events

Feb. 20, 2016
Christopher Lloyd Goes Back to The Future

See “Doc Brown” Live on Stage for an Evening of Behind-the-Scenes Stories and Q&A, Plus a Screening of the Legendary Film

Great Scott! It’s the event that will be generating 1.21 gigawatts of power as Christopher Lloyd (“Dr. Emmett Brown” from Back to the Future) takes the stage to share hilarious and revealing behind-the-scenes stories from the making of the film and his experience working with Michael J. Fox and Steven Spielberg. Enjoy the thrill of quoting all your favorite lines from “Marty McFly,” “Doc,” “Biff” and more as the original Back to the Future plays on the big screen. Come ready with your best questions for this audience led Q&A.

 

Feb. 26, 2016
Cesar Millan 'The Dog Whisperer'

Cesar Millan, star of the hit series “Cesar 911” on Nat Geo WILDand original host of the long-running “Dog Whisperer” series will reveal the secrets of happier, healthier relationships between humans and their beloved canines in his exciting live show that has delighted audiences all over the world. Joined by his famous four-legged friends, Junior and Benson, Cesar will share his training secrets in his funny and entertaining way. Audiences will then have to opportunity to see Cesar in action as he demonstrates his incredible training techniques with multiple dogs from local rescues, live on stage!

From his years of experience, Cesar will show that for a transformation to take place in a dog, the real transformation quite often needs to take place in their human companion first. You’ll be amazed and inspired by the simplicity with which Cesar’s Way can bring harmony and balance into your and your dog’s lives.

Feb. 27, 2016
2Cellos

2CELLOS, music’s most electric and dynamic instrumental duo, will return to Milwaukee on their North American Tour!
Propelled into international fame in 2011 after their version of Michael Jackson’s “Smooth Criminal” went viral, the Croatian cellists, Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser, continue to wow their fans with dynamic music videos and covers of today’s most classic and popular songs. Most recently their Baroque inspired, yet high octane head-banging video of AC/DC’s “Thunderstruck” garnered over 45 Million views to date. 2CELLOS playing style has broken down the boundaries between different genres of music, from classical and film music to pop and rock. They have no limits when it comes to performing live and are equally as impressive when playing Bach and Vivaldi as they are when rocking out. 
They have sold out shows around the globe and also performed with Sir Elton John as part of his band, as well as opening his shows to rapturous acclaim. 
The duo returned to their rock roots on their recently released, critically acclaimed, third album Celloverse.

Feb. 28, 2016
Pepe Aguilar en Concierto

L.A Entertainment

Presenta

PEPE AGUILAR en Concierto

Domingo Febrero 28, 2016 Door 7:00 PM
SHOW : 8:15 PM

www.conciertosusa.com

March 2, 2016
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood LIVE

Based on the television show, “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood,” produced by The Fred Rogers Company

“Won’t you be my neighbor?” The legacy of the beloved “Mister Rogers Neighborhood” lives on with the hit television series, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, from the Fred Rogers Company andPBS KIDS. Now, Daniel and all of his friends are hopping aboard the trolley to delight live audiences with DANIEL TIGER’SNEIGHBORHOOD LIVE! Donning his familiar red sweater, Daniel takes the audience on an interactive musical adventure as he and his friends explore the vibrant world of their much-loved Neighborhood. This live theatrical production filled with singing, dancing and laughter will warm the hearts of multiple generations!



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