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Entertainment > Venues > City of Milwaukee > Downtown > Turner Hall Ballroom

Turner Hall Ballroom [edit]
1034 N. 4th St.
Milwaukee, WI 53203
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Constructed in 1882, Turner Hall began as a showplace for the panoramic painters and other German immigrant artists who dominated the Milwaukee art scene until the 1920s and throughout the early 1900s. It is the only building in Milwaukee that currently holds the three following honorary architectural and historical designations: a National Landmark, a listing on the National Registry of Historic Places, and a local Historical Landmark. Located in the heart of downtown, across from the BMO Harris Bradley Center, the two-story, 7,000 - plus square foot Ballroom is a central hub for a vast array of events in Milwaukee.
 
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Sept. 5, 2014
Mondo Lucha!

Milwaukee's own MONDO LUCHA! Returns to Turner Hall Ballroom! ?A live variety show featuring High Flyin' Pro Wrestling action, international burlesque stars, an array of performers, hi jinx and also special musical guests, Body Futures. Since its debut in 2008, the raucous extravaganza has become a truly unique, Milwaukee-made event that has become a fan favorite. Doors at 7PM, Show Begins 8PM Tickets: $20.00 General Admission, $35.00 Balcony VIP Group packages available. (*VIP Ticket includes meet and greet with performers, photos, and surprise MONDO LUCHA! gifts/swag.) Buy Tickets now at: http://www.pabsttheater.org/show/mondolucha2014 Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XweFTrpIapU Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mondolucha Twitter: ?http://twitter.com/MONDOLUCHA?? YouTube Channel: ?http://www.youtube.com/mondolucha?? Flickr Page: ?http://www.flickr.com/photos/mondoluc...?? OFFICIAL WEBSITE: ?http://www.MondoLucha.com/

Nov. 5, 2014
Yonder Mountain String Band

***Tickets On Sale 8/8*** Wed, November 5, 2014 8:00 PM (Doors open at: 7:00 PM) Yonder Mountain String Band Special Guest: Larry Keel Experience Turner Hall Ballroom 1040 N. 4th St., Milwaukee, WI 53203 (414-286-3663) All Ages. $27.50 Advance. $30.00 Day Of Show. Tickets available from Tickets.com Presale Password: MOOSE - Presale starts 8/6 at 10am!

March 20, 2015
Equinox

Come out of the dark and into the light as Present Music celebrates growth and the dawning of new life in this multimedia event, featuring Hearing Voices, visual artists and a world première commission by composer Molly Joyce. (Program subject to change.) Tickets $35, $25, $15. Students 50% off.

April 24, 2015
Hilarious

Laugh along with us in this humorous concert presenting Richard Ayres’ In the Alps. Frolic on the mountainside with a young girl who is raised by goats. There will be speaking in trumpets, playful puppets, and zoological coloratura in our most animated event yet! (Program subject to change.) Tickets $35, $25, $15. Students 50% off.

 
 


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