Theater, comedy and dance

Nov. 20-Dec. 20

John McGivern up Close

(but not too close ) for the Holidays

John will serve up a fresh mix of old and new holiday tales, from his childhood days on Milwaukee’s Eastside to recent events in the midst of the pandemic.

Pabst Theater


Nov. 23-Dec. 13

The Christians

Pastor Paul's church went from storefront to a congregation of thousands. But Paul is about to deliver a sermon that will shake the faith of his flock. .

Next Act-Online


Nov. 23-Dec. 27  (Postponed)

Little Shop of Horrors

A disarmingly funny love story and what is probably the most famous man-eating plant in musical history.

Skylight Music Theatre


Dec. 1-24

A Christmas Carol

A staple of countless family traditions, the holidays wouldn’t be complete without Scrooge, Tiny Tim, Bob Cratchit, and the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future. This one-person intimate tour-de-force adaptation, featuring Lee E. Ernst, embodies the very heart of this beloved holiday classic.

Milwaukee Repertory Theater,

Quadracci Powerhouse


Dec. 4-20

It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

Based on the classic film, It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play is performed in the style of a 1940s radio broadcast.

Waukesha Civic Theatre