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Marcus Center for the Performing Arts

Home of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Milwaukee Ballet, Florentine Opera, First Stage Children's Theatre and many other local and national performing arts groups. 

929 N. Water St.
Milwaukee WI 53202
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Phone: (414) 273-7206

Upcoming Events at Marcus Center for the Performing Arts
Event NameTypeDate
Cooking with the Calamari Sisters

Mangia Italiano! Hilarity, failed dishes, and food fights ensue during this live “broadcast” of a public access cable cooking show hosted by two larger-than-life Italian sisters, Delphine and Carmela Calamari. The sisters sing and danc...More
Theater10/29 - 10/2
Senegal St. Joseph Gospel Choir (CANCELLED)

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled. ...More

Sherlock Holmes is missing, and the streets of London are awash with crime. Without the famously shrewd detective to save them, who will help the people of London?  The Baker Street Irregulars – a gang of street kids hired by Sherlock h...More
Theater10/17 - 10/15
My Brightest Diamond

As impressive as her list of recent collaborators, Shara Worden's voice and arresting live performances have left audiences thunderstruck from the Sydney Opera house to Lincoln Center to the House of Blues. Worden’s artistry seems to trans...More
Big Band Holidays: Jazz at Lincoln Center With Wynton Marsalis & Special Guest C├ęcile McLorin Salvant

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis returns to Uihlein Hall on Monday, December 1 along with vocalist Cecile McLorin Salvant! Don’t miss this one-night-only performance featuring Big Band Holiday music! ...More
It's A Wonderful Life: Live from WVL Radio Theatre

This 1940s radio style adaptation of Frank Capra’s film classic is a guaranteed holiday winner. The four-member company masterfully conquers multiple characters & sound effects while saving their radio station from a winter blizzard’s...More
Theater12/18 - 12/21

RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER: THE MUSICAL™ returns from November 28 – December 28, 2014. Celebrating its 50th anniversary, the beloved holiday classic makes its leap from the small screen to the stage once again.  “Rudolph ...More
Art11/28 - 11/28
Anything Goes

ALL ABOARD for this saucy and splendid production of ANYTHING GOES, winner of three 2011 Tony Awards® including Best Musical Revival and Choreography!  One of the greatest musicals in theater history, Cole Porter’s first-class mus...More
Theater1/6 - 1/11
MYSO Presents: Dynamic Debut

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January brings celebrated playwright Y York’s STARGIRL from January 16 – February 15, 2015, celebrating first love, individualism, and the similarities that connect us all.  Adapted from the critically-acclaimed young adult novel ...More
Theater1/16 - 1/15
Unruly Music at Marcus Center for the Performing Arts
See some noncompliant musical acts at the Marcus in April.  
Best Bets  | Paul Kosidowski  | 4/1/2013
Broadway Billy
Billy Elliot at the Marcus Center July 17-22  
Best Bets  | Paul Kosidowski  | 6/18/2012