It's gory and horrifying. It's gut-wrenching and tragic. It's painful and unjust. William Shakespeare's first and bloodiest play, Titus Andronicus, runs at the Underground Collaborative with Voices Found Repertory through October 7th, bringing human cruelty and dramatized theatrics together for a startling performance. This story is not for the faint of heart. In the words of director Hannah Kubiak, "This play has a reputation for being bloody and violent, and rightly so. So
If you do something, you'll be punished. If you do nothing, life itself is punishment. Sixteen years after construction began, Rajiv Joseph's play commences: the unveiling of the Taj Mahal. This deeply important piece runs at the Milwaukee Repertory Theater through November 4th. Milwaukee Repertory Theater presents Guards at the Taj in the Stiemke Studio September 26 – November 4, 2018. Left to Right: Yousof Sultani and Owa’Aìs Azeem. Photo by Michael Brosilow. Babur (Owa'Aìs
Lights up on the sensational production that brought Lin Manuel Miranda fame long before Hamilton: In the Heights. This modern musical dances through the everyday lives of those inhabiting Washington Heights. May Andrales's direction is vivacious and colorful, bringing the right balance of Broadway inspiration and original vision to the Milwaukee Rep's stage. Milwaukee Repertory Theater presents In the Heights in the Quadracci Powerhouse from September 18 - October 28, 2018.
With Songs for Nobodies, the Milwaukee Rep offers the experience of a lifetime. From your cozy seat in the newly renovated Stackner Cabaret, time turns back and Bethany Thomas brings to life the extraordinary voices of Judy Garland, Patsy Cline, Édith Piaf, Billie Holiday, and Maria Callas. This remarkably challenging script raises a mirror to some of the icons that have shaped and influenced the image of womanhood throughout time, and in their reflection, shows us the ordina
All photos by Michael Brosilow. "So, people a thousand years from now: this is the way we were in the provinces north of New York at the beginning of the twentieth century. This is the way we were, in our growing up and in our marrying and in our living and in our dying." Running through May 13th, the Milwaukee Repertory Theater is bringing Thornton Wilder's theatrical standard to life on the Quadracci Powerhouse stage, under the direction of Brent Hazelton. This delicate pie