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Skylight Music Theatre [edit]
158 N. Broadway
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 291-7811
(414) 291-7815 Fax
www.skylightmusictheatre.org
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Founded in 1959, this theater company has acquired a reputation for its unique exploration of sundry forms of opera and music theater. Embracing baroque opera, European operetta, Broadway musicals, contemporary chamber opera and more, this nationally acclaimed theater produces more than 80 performances each season.
 
Upcoming events

Nov. 6, 2014
Opera 101

First Thursday of every month, except January, at Hotel Foster. An out-of-the-box look at opera, how it works and why it matters. Led by Artistic Director Viswa Subbaraman.

Nov. 28, 2014 - Jan. 3, 2015
Things That Go Ding Dong Merrily On High

Things That Go Ding was a sold out show a few years ago. Whether you missed out last time or just want to see what else our percussionist extraordinaire can dream up, this is a post-show event you’re guaranteed to enjoy! “Ding”, Ray and (piano) will entertain you every Friday and Saturday evening in the bar immediately following the performance.This event is FREE!

Nov. 30, 2014 - Nov. 30, 2014
Tea With Dorothy

Join Dorothy in our Salon for this very special event. You and your little ladies, and gentlemen will dine on a small feast of finger sandwiches, scones and tea before heading into the beautiful Cabot theatre for a trip to Oz. This magical afternoon will be filled with photos, a costume contest and more! Seating is limited, so make your reservations today! Contact Paul Friedrich at paulf@skylightmusictheatre.org. Sponsored by RishiTea

Dec. 3, 2014
Date Night

Make sure all your dreams come true by treating your loved one, or a best friend to dinner and a show! For this Date Night we have partnered with Coquette Café. Just a short stroll from the theatre, this one of a kind experience is magically priced at $135 per couple. Includes dinner and show for 2!

Dec. 3, 2014 - May 20, 2015
Date Night

Wizard of Oz - December 3 Snow Dragon - March 18 The Skylight Ring - May 20 A package for two including dinner at a Third Ward restaurant and tickets to that night's performance at Skylight.



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