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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

Jan. 31, 2015
Laugh It Up Milwaukee 2015 presents Howie Mandel

“Laugh It Up Milwaukee 2015 presents Howie Mandel to benefit the Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center and Hunger Task Force. Saturday, January 31st at The Riverside Theater at 8:00 pm. Individual tickets are $45 - $90 and may be purchased at www.laughitupmilwaukee.org or www.pabsttheater.org. “Laugh It Up Milwaukee” is an annual event designed to show the power of organizations coming together to build a healthier Milwaukee. This year’s event will focus on hunger in our community by partnering with Hunger Task Force, as well as supporting family programs at the JCC.

Jan. 31, 2015
Howie Mandel at Riverside Theater

Laugh It Up Milwaukee presents An Evening with Howie Mandel. 

Doors open at 7 p.m.

Show at 8 p.m. 

Feb. 21, 2015
Hozier at The Riverside

"Born on St. Patrick’s Day and hailing from County Wicklow, Hozier was raised on the building blocks of popular music: rhythm and blues, soul, jazz and the deep dark stuff stretching from Chicago to the Delta.
You’ve heard his haunting and poetic “Take Me to Church”… here’s your chance to see Hozier live in his Milwaukee debut on the hallowed Riverside Theater stage."

Included special guest Asgeir. 

Doors open at 7:30 p.m. 

Show at 8:30 p.m. 

March 25, 2015
The Decemberists at Riverside Theater

The Decemberists return to The Riverside celebrating the release of their all new album What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World on March 25 with special guest Alvvays

Doors open at 7 p.m. 

Show at 8 p.m. 

April 17, 2015 - April 17, 2015
Casablanca: Film with Orchestra

This 1942 American romantic film classic tells the dramatic story of a man torn between love and virtue and features iconic performances by Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, and Paul Henreid in a full feature evening, with Max Steiner’s Oscar-nominated score played live! Here’s looking at you, kid.



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Recent articles about Riverside Theater

Comedian Kevin Hart coming to the Riverside for six shows in April

Comedian Kevin Hart coming to the Riverside for six shows in April

By OnMilwaukee.com Staff Writers - Tue.
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Riverside announces Death Cab for Cutie, Sufjan Stevens shows

By OnMilwaukee.com Staff Writers - Mon.
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Rock legends Crosby Stills & Nash play May 3 at Riverside Theater

Rock legends Crosby Stills & Nash play May 3 at Riverside Theater

By Press Release - Jan. 13, 2015
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"Sing-Off" a cappella groups, "Dancing" stars come to Riverside

By Steve Kabelowsky - Dec. 10, 2014
For the second year, many of the groups from the TV show will go out on the … Read more...