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255 S. Water St.
Milwaukee, WI 53204
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This critically acclaimed professional theater company produces the best of off-Broadway and contemporary theater in an intimate and engaging setting. Performing fall through spring.

Shows are performed at In Tandem's Tenth Street Theatre.
 
Upcoming events

May 4, 2017 - May 6, 2017
Wild at 30

Enter a wild space 30 years in the making! From the Next Act main stage to site-based vignettes in the lobby, hallways and rehearsal rooms, Wild at 30 celebrates our past, present and future with work by Artistic Director Debra Loewen, choreographer Cate Deicher, alumni Michelle DiMeo, Mauriah Kraker, Dan Schuchart and Bridgett Tegen, and UWM intern Nicole Spence. The current company joins alumni Sofi Askenazi, David Figueroa, Liz Fransee, Jennifer Goetzinger, Mandi Karr, Molly Mingey, Lindsey Ruenger, Jessie Mae Scibek, Randy Talley, Tom Thoreson and Yeng Vang-Strath for this special anniversary performance of new work and memorable moments from the past.

June 17, 2017
Feathers: A Tango Journey

Following last year's successful premiere in ChicagoĖ don't miss this chance to see "Feathers" near you! Our feathers give flight to our dreams: a tale of love, loss and the search for home. When a storm grounds three women at an airport, a chance meeting leads them to discover what it means to fly free. Classical Argentine tango combined with contemporary themes using live music, song, spoken word and danceĖ "Feathers" is an original production from Tango 21 Dance Theater of Chicago. A theatrical experience combining tango with an emotional storyline that will make you laugh, cry and soar with joy. Immediately following each performance, join an introductory Argentine tango class led by the cast of the show. Letís tango!

 
 


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