Liesel Collazo, West Side Story, Milwaukee Rep
Theater, comedy and dance
Through Sept. 7
The Deputy Mayor has just shot himself at a gathering. As the confusions and miscommunications mount, four couples are about to experience a severe attack of Farce.
SummerStage of Delafield
King Solomon Lives!
Featuring Tony Hightower
A love story between the wise and wealthy King Solomon and the exotically beautiful Queen of Sheba.
Sept. 6-Nov. 3
2 Pianos 4 Hands
For anyone who ever dreamed big—and didn’t quite make it—comes the riotous story of two childhood friends who spend years chasing the same goal: concert pianist stardom.
Stackner Cabaret, Milwaukee Repertory Theater
6th Annual BR!NK New Play Festival
New works of Midwestern women playwrights.
NŌ Studios, 1037 W. McKinley Ave.
The Little Prince
Antoine de Saint-Exupery's story of an Aviator lost in the desert who learns what it is to be tamed. This show deals with the themes of love, loss, and friendship.
Waukesha Civic Theatre
Sept. 17-Oct. 27
West Side Story
Milwaukee Repertory Theater artistic director Mark Clements stages a production of the classic musical for the 21st century, with Latinx actors as the Sharks and with new choreography by Jon Rua.
Quadracci Powerhouse, Milwaukee Repertory Theater Complex
We Will Rock You
Follows two revolutionaries, on a quest to save rock n’ roll in a post-apocalyptic world where there are no musical instruments and rock n’ roll has died.
Miller Highlife Theater
Sept. 20-Oct. 13
Milwaukee Chamber Theatre:
Fires in the Mirror
Drawn from interviews with African American and Hasidic Jewish people following the Crown Heights conflict in 1991. Actors Elyse Edelman and Marti Gobel speak the words of 26 different characters.
Studio Theatre, Broadway Theatre Center
Dear Evan Hansen
Winner of 6 Tony Awards® including Best Musical and the 2018 Grammy Award, this is the deeply personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it.
Sept. 25-Nov. 3
A young black student and her white professor discuss their differing views on her paper about slavery and the American Revolution.
Stiemke Studio, Milwaukee Repertory Theater Complex
Sept. 26-Oct. 20
Next Act Theatre:
Four beautiful, badass women struggle to keep their heads in this female-powered comedy set during the French Revolution.
Next Act Theatre
Sept. 27-Oct. 13
Skylight Music Theatre:
Rodgers & Hammerstein Landmark Musical
Cabot Theatre, Broadway Theatre Center