Advertise on OnMilwaukee.com
Entertainment > Venues > City of Milwaukee > Downtown > Turner Hall Ballroom

Turner Hall Ballroom [edit]
1034 N. 4th St.
Milwaukee, WI 53203
(414) 918-8416
(414) 918-8416 Fax
pabsttheater.org/
Print
E-Mail
Post Talkback
Business closed? Notify Us
Description [edit]
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.
 
Upcoming events

March 7, 2015
Carly Aquilino at Turner Hall

You’ve seen her as one of the breakout stars of MTV’s ‘GIRLCODE’, now don’t miss Carly Aquilino for a night of hilarious standup comedy live at Turner Hall.

Carly Aquilino is a stand-up comedian described by audience members as “funny” and by her father as “a huge mistake.” As a New York native, Carly first stepped on stage at Gotham Comedy Club and has since been quickly rising in the comedy scene, performing at the most popular clubs in New York.

Carly feels proud of having her stand up featured on Sirius XM radio and is especially proud that she once made her grandma Marilyn laugh so hard that her teeth fell out.

March 10, 2015 - March 10, 2015
Center Stage - Act 2

Ladies and gentleman, boys and girls, children of all ages and people of all abilities, prepare for the greatest show in Milwaukee - Center Stage - Act 2! Tuesday, March 10th at 5:30 pm, the Turner Hall Ballroom doors will open for the second talent show celebration featuring all ages and abilities. Event information and tickets can be found here: http://www.stanncenter.org/centerstage/index_html Proceeds from the event support St. Ann Center's Adopt-A-Life clients, which provides care and services for the underserved with the most need, who lack the ability to pay. ***************************************************************** AUDITION for Center Stage - Act 2 St. Ann Center celebrates the talent of all ages and abilities. Share your talent with us! Audition is easy and open to any all ages and abilities and all types of talent!. GRAND PRIZE: $1,000! (Plus more prizes to be announced) OPEN CALL FOR AUDITIONS: November 1 - December 31, 2014 How To Audition: Like our St. Ann Center on Facebook: facebook.com/stanncenter Click the Center Stage - Act 2 App or Go to our Events Join the Center Stage - Act 2 Event. Post a video of you performing your talent to the Center Stage - Act 2 Wall. Then - Tell your friends! While the final 10 will ultimately be selected by St. Ann Center, the amount of views, likes and comments on your video will be factor in that decision.

March 20, 2015
Equinox

Come out of the dark as Present Music celebrates the journey through the equinox in this multimedia event. Featuring the Hearing Voices vocal ensemble, live art by UWM faculty artists Dean Valadez and Brooke Thiele, visual artist Shannon Molter, and the world première of Molly Joyce's Luminescence, commissioned by Present Music. (Program subject to change.)

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.



Interactive map

Recent articles about Turner Hall Ballroom

WAMI names 2015 hall of fame honorees

WAMI names 2015 hall of fame honorees

By OnMilwaukee.com Staff Writers - Tue.
WAMI announces its 2015 hall of fame honorees: The Robbs, originally from … Read more...
10 questions for Lotus guitarist and keyboardist Luke Miller

10 questions for Lotus guitarist and keyboardist Luke Miller

By Colton Dunham - Fri.
After 12 albums and a new one on the way this year, Lotus isn't slowing down … Read more...
Bartender Games: The Block Buster

Bartender Games: The Block Buster

By OnMilwaukee.com Staff Writers - Feb. 23, 2015
The Block Buster will busting things up at the Bartender Games on Wednesday, Feb … Read more...
Bartender Games: The Block

Bartender Games: The Block

By OnMilwaukee.com Staff Writers - Feb. 20, 2015
The Block aims to tower over its competitors at the Bartender Olympics on … Read more...
5 questions for Twin Brother lead vocalist and guitarist Sean Raasch

5 questions for Twin Brother lead vocalist and guitarist Sean Raasch

By Colton Dunham - Feb. 20, 2015
Milwaukee's Twin Brother will open for Canadian indie rockers Current Swell at … Read more...