Theater, Comedy, dance...

 

theater

 

Through Feb.11

Animal Farm

A timeless and devastating allegory of idealism betrayed by the desire for personal power.

Quadracci Powerhouse, Milwaukee Repertory Theater Complex

 

Through Feb.11

First Stage:

The Miraculous

Journey of Edward Tulane

With his silk suits, wide array of hats and gold pocket watch, Edward Tulane is an exceptional toy in Abilene’s room. But when he is thrown overboard from a ship, he begins a remarkable journey of discovery across Depression era America.

Todd Wehr Theater, Marcus Center

 

Through Feb. 11

Renaissance Theaterworks:

Russian Transport

A rowdy Russian immigrant family scrambles to get by in Brooklyn’s underbelly. Family secrets emerge when their Uncle Boris arrives from Russia and begins exerting a sinister influence on the whole family. How far are they willing to go to achieve the American Dream?

Studio Theater, Broadway Theatre Center

 

Through March 18

Black Pearl Sings!

Music bridges racial divisions in this powerful story based on real life 1933 events.

Stackner Cabaret, Milwaukee Repertory Theater Complex

 

Feb. 2-18

Skylight Music Theatre:

Zombies from the Beyond

As Cold War paranoia is raging in 1955, a flying saucer lands in Milwaukee, threatening the Milwaukee Space Center. Even worse, the budding romance of rocket scientist Trenton and Mary is jeopardized.

Cabot, Broadway Theatre Center

 

Feb. 1-4, 8-11, 15-18

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)

William Shakespeare is the greatest playwright in history- but his plays are all so long! "This show solves that by bringing all 27 plays to life in only 97 minutes! waukeshacivictheatre.org

Waukesha Civic Theatre

 

Feb. 13

My Funny Valentine

A little silly and a little sweet, this cabaret features some WCT favorites who will take a hard and hilarious look at love.

Waukesha Civic Theatre

 

Feb. 15-19

Milwaukee Rep:

Rep Lab

One-of-a-kind night of theater featuring The Rep’s highly-lauded Emerging Professionals Ensemble.

Stiemke Studio, Milwaukee Repertory Theater Complex

 

Feb. 18

After The LOVE Has Gone

Bryson and Bianca are deeply in love and living happily ever after, until one decides to spend a lot of time on social media. Now this couple stumbles, and trouble creeps into their marriage.

The Pabst Theater

 

Feb. 20-25

Finding Neverland

The incredible story behind one of the world’s most beloved characters: Peter Pan.

Marcus Center

 

Feb. 22-March 18

The Outgoing Tide

Gunner is beginning to forget words and is getting confused. Torn between his wife’s desire to move them from their home and tormented by the menacing grip of an aging mind, he hatches an unorthodox plan to secure his uncertain future.

InTandem Theatre

 

Feb. 27-March 25

Milwaukee Rep:

One House Over

When Rafael and Camila move in to help Joanne with her elderly father, Joanne breathes a little easier. But she can’t anticipate the complications that arise when “the help” starts to feel like family…and act like it. Quadracci Powerhouse, Milwaukee Repertory Theater

 

Feb.23-March 25

First Stage:

The Wiz

When an epic tornado lands Dorothy in a faraway place, she is sent on an unforgettable adventure to defeat the Wicked Witch of the West.

Todd Wehr Theater, Marcus Center

 

comedy

 

Feb. 1

Tiffany Haddish: #SheReady

The Riverside Theater

 

Feb. 3

John Cusack with ‘Say Anything’

Riverside Theater

 

Feb. 10

Ralph Harris

Northern Lights Theater

 

Feb. 16

The Comedy Get Down Feat

George Lopez, Cedric 'The Entertainer', D.L. Hughley and Eddie Griffin

Riverside Theater

 

Feb. 17

13th Annual

Valentine’s Weekend Laugh-A-Thon

Miller High Life Theatre

 

Feb. 22

Bianca Del Rio

Turner Hall

 

Feb. 24

Rodney Perry

Northern Lights Theater

 

Dance

 

Feb 8-11

Milwaukee Ballet:

MXE Milwaukee Mixed

The talents of five choreographers from Milwaukee Ballet's Company collaborate with a diverse group of local musicians. milwaukeeballet.org

The Pabst Theater

 

Feb 10, 1:30pm

Momentum

The international dancers of Milwaukee Ballet II program showcase their artistry and athleticism in this performance of classical and contemporary work.

The Pabst

 

MOre

 

Feb. 11

Vice President Joe Biden:

American Promise Tour

Riverside Theater

 

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