The Milwaukee Theater District is pleased to announce the inaugural Milwaukee Theater Week, a celebration of the one-year anniversary of the creation of the District.
From Nov. 9–19, Milwaukee’s performing arts groups and entertainment venues will aim to raise awareness of Milwaukee's world-class performing arts scene while encouraging visitors to take advantage of discounts and incentives. Stay tuned on Milwaukee Theater District’s Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for details.
Milwaukee Theater Week will offer Milwaukeeans and visitors alike the opportunity to interact with live entertainment and performing arts groups across a variety of activations.
Milwaukee Theater Week will kick off with a public media event and a concert from Grammy Award-winning artist Grace Weber on November 9. In addition to this, participating Milwaukee Theater Week groups and venues will offer ticket discounts to shows throughout the Milwaukee Theater District including “School of Rock,” “LIBERACE!” and more, plus exclusive events, giveaways and celebrations of Milwaukee’s entertainment scene.
Grace Weber’s Nov. 9 concert at The Pabst Theater will be a celebration of her sophomore album, "Paperflower." Openers B~Free and Klassik, as well as a special collaboration with the students of Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra will showcase Milwaukee’s incredible homegrown talent. Get your tickets today!
In addition to these exclusive events, the Milwaukee Theater District will continue its tradition of offering incredible entertainment with shows including: “To Kill a Mockingbird,” “Buffalo Nichols,” “Dark Star Orchestra,” “De Waart Conducts Elgar,” “Witch: A Dark Comedy,” “Dial M for Murder,” “LIBERACE!,” “School of Rock,” among others.
Participating groups include:
- First Stage
- Marcus Performing Arts Center
- Milwaukee Chamber Theatre
- Milwaukee Jazz Institute
- Milwaukee Repertory Theater
- Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
- Milwaukee Youth Arts Center
- Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra
- Next Act Theatre
- Pabst Theater Group
- Renaissance Theaterworks
- Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel
- Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts
- Skylight Music Theatre
- Sunstone Studios MKE