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 Second City, Best Sketches from 55 Year History
Saturday, April 7, 2018. 7:00 pm. Must-see show with the best sketches/songs from Second City's 55-year history made famous by superstars like Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell, Gilda Radner, Bill Murray, etc. Plus their trademark improvisation. Fresh, fast and always spectacularly funny, with cutting-edge satirical revues. Having launched the careers of comedy's best and brightest: Bill Murray, John & Jim Belushi, Tina Fey, Joan Rivers, John Candy, Stephen Colbert & Wisconsin's own Chris Farley. Tickets (920)787-2189. $35 Adults, $15 Students. McComb Bruchs PAC, 514 S Cambridge St, Wautoma, Waushara County. Call 920-787-2189. E-mail: pac@wautoma.k12.wi.us Web: www.mccombbruchspac.com Subjects: Music, Nightlife, Theater [E-107037]
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 Act, Learn, Grow! Youth Acting Classes
Saturday, April 7, 2018. 10am-12pm. Spring 2018 Saturday Workshops. Join us this spring on select Saturdays and learn how theatre can help you develop skills that will last a lifetime! Attend one class, attend them all...there is no enrollment fee at this time! Guided by Coltyn Giltner and Barb Yerke. Please register using the ZGYPT registration form found on our website. April 7 & 28, 2018. FREE. Portage Center for the Arts, 301 East Cook Street, POB 866, Portage, Columbia County. Call 608-742-5655. Subjects: Theater, Kids, Teens [E-107073]
 Second City, Best Sketches from 55 Year History
Saturday, April 7, 2018. 7:00 pm. Must-see show with the best sketches/songs from Second City's 55-year history made famous by superstars like Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell, Gilda Radner, Bill Murray, etc. Plus their trademark improvisation. Fresh, fast and always spectacularly funny, with cutting-edge satirical revues. Having launched the careers of comedy's best and brightest: Bill Murray, John & Jim Belushi, Tina Fey, Joan Rivers, John Candy, Stephen Colbert & Wisconsin's own Chris Farley. Tickets (920)787-2189. $35 Adults, $15 Students. McComb Bruchs PAC, 514 S Cambridge St, Wautoma, Waushara County. Call 920-787-2189. Subjects: Music, Nightlife, Theater [E-107036]
 Radiance - Kanopy Dance's 2017-18 Season "Dance into the Light"
Friday, April 13, 2018. Celebrate 50 years of radiant choreography by Lonny Joseph Gordon: "Radiant Shaman" and a new work for Kanopy, "Bench, Benches, Benchmark." Winifred Haun & Dancers perform-"Trashed." Bask in the glowing work of the Kanopy family, with original pieces by Company members, and local guest artists Kiro Kopulos and Georgia Corner. Pre-Show Talk Opening Night Friday Apr 13, 7:00-7:30pm, Promenade Hall, Overture Center. Show ticket or ticket stub to Radiance for admittance. Meet the artists. Ticket Prices: $29/general, $22/students, $14/children, youth. Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State St, Madison, Dane County. Call 608-255-2211. Subjects: Dance, Theater [E-107066]
 Radiance - Kanopy Dance's 2017-18 Season "Dance into the Light"
Saturday, April 14, 2018. 5 pm. Celebrate 50 years of radiant choreography by Lonny Joseph Gordon: "Radiant Shaman" and a new work for Kanopy, "Bench, Benches, Benchmark." Winifred Haun & Dancers perform-"Trashed." Bask in the glowing work of the Kanopy family, with original pieces by Company members, and local guest artists Kiro Kopulos and Georgia Corner. Ticket Prices: $29/general, $22/students, $14/children, youth. Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State St, Madison, Dane County. Call 608-255-2211. Subjects: Dance, Theater [E-107092]
 Radiance - Kanopy Dance's 2017-18 Season "Dance into the Light"
Saturday, April 14, 2018. 8 pm. Celebrate 50 years of radiant choreography by Lonny Joseph Gordon: "Radiant Shaman" and a new work for Kanopy, "Bench, Benches, Benchmark." Winifred Haun & Dancers perform-"Trashed." Bask in the glowing work of the Kanopy family, with original pieces by Company members, and local guest artists Kiro Kopulos and Georgia Corner. Ticket Prices: $29/general, $22/students, $14/children, youth. Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State St, Madison, Dane County. Call 608-255-2211. Subjects: Dance, Theater [E-107093]
 Radiance - Kanopy Dance's 2017-18 Season "Dance into the Light"
Saturday, April 14, 2018. 5 pm. Celebrate 50 years of radiant choreography by Lonny Joseph Gordon: "Radiant Shaman" and a new work for Kanopy, "Bench, Benches, Benchmark." Winifred Haun & Dancers perform-"Trashed." Bask in the glowing work of the Kanopy family, with original pieces by Company members, and local guest artists Kiro Kopulos and Georgia Corner. Ticket Prices: $29/general, $22/students, $14/children, youth. Ticket Prices: $29/general, $22/students, $14/children, youth. Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State St, Madison, Dane County. Call 608-255-2211. Subjects: Dance, Theater [E-107099]
 Sara & Kenny
Saturday, April 14, 2018. 7:30pm. She grew up in Italy. He grew up in Wisconsin. Together, they create an eclectic and intimate blend of voice, ukulele, nylon and steel string guitars from their home base in London! Adults $15, Students $5. Portage Center for the Arts, 301 East Cook Street, POB 866, Portage, Columbia County. Call 608-742-5655. Subjects: Music, Nightlife, Theater [E-107078]
 Radiance - Kanopy Dance's 2017-18 Season "Dance into the Light"
Sunday, April 15, 2018. 2:30 pm. Celebrate 50 years of radiant choreography by Lonny Joseph Gordon: "Radiant Shaman" and a new work for Kanopy, "Bench, Benches, Benchmark." Winifred Haun & Dancers perform-"Trashed." Bask in the glowing work of the Kanopy family, with original pieces by Company members, and local guest artists Kiro Kopulos and Georgia Corner. Ticket Prices: $29/general, $22/students, $14/children, youth. Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State St, Madison, Dane County. Call 608-255-2211. Subjects: Dance, Theater [E-107094]
 Triip to See "Our Town"
Wednesday, April 25, 2018. 11:30 am. Join the Glendale Senior Citizens' Club for lunch (on your own) at the Kil-A-Watt Restaurant in the Wyndham Hotel and then attend the Rep's production of Thornton Wiler's play "Our Town." This is considered one of the greatest plays produced by American writers. The bus leaves the school's upper parking lot at 11:30 a.m. and returns there after the play. Reservations are due by April 16. Call (414) 247-6029. The cost of $34 includes transit, tip, and Rep ticket. $34. Glen Hills Middle School, 2600 W Mill Rd, Glendale, Milwaukee County. Call 414-247-6029. Subjects: Theater, Food, Seniors [E-107013]
 Medical Missions
Thursday, April 26, 2018. 12-1pm. Brown Bag Lunch & Learn sponsored by Ellen Schieber. Guest Artists Selected For This Noontime Series Offer Informal Presentations On A Variety Of Topics. 12 - 1pm, $5 At The Door.. Bring Your Lunch And Invite A Friend! Roxanne "Doc" Brant Richards, retired from the U.S. Navy where she practiced emergency medicine, leads short term Medical Missions teams overseas. Learn more about her work! $5 at the door. Portage Center for the Arts, 301 East Cook Street, PO Box 866, Portage, Columbia County. Call 608-742-5655. Subjects: Theater, Education, Galleries [E-107087]
 Act, Learn, Grow! Youth Acting Class
Saturday, April 28, 2018. 10am-12pm. Spring 2018 Saturday Workshops. Join us this spring on select Saturdays and learn how theatre can help you develop skills that will last a lifetime! Attend one class, attend them all...there is no enrollment fee at this time! Guided by Coltyn Giltner and Barb Yerke. Please register using the ZGYPT registration form found on our website. April 7 & 28, 2018 FREE. Portage Center for the Arts, 301 East Cook Street, POB 866, Portage, Columbia County. Call 608-742-5655. Subjects: Theater, Kids, Teens [E-107074]
 2017-18 Student Recital Series
Sunday, April 29, 2018. 1pm. Featuring recital performances from students of independent music teachers located throughout the surrounding region: Portage, Poynette, Pardeeville, Baraboo, Montello, Lodi, Waunakee, Madison, Coloma and more! Sponsored by Portage Soundworks. Music teachers and students may contact Portage Soundworks to participate! $5 at the door. Portage Center for the Arts, 301 East Cook Street, PO Box 866, Portage, Columbia County. Call 608-742-5655. Subjects: Theater, Music, Families [E-107089]
 Fanning the Flame - Kanopy Dance Company 2
Saturday, May 5, 2018. 5pm. It starts with a spark. Then it grows. Watch the next generation of dancers and choreographers ignite the stage with new ideas, stories, and expressions through dance. Like fireworks, this concert will delight and surprise with explosions of creativity, bursting onto a dark stage. Original dances by guest artists Liz Sexe, Physical Theatre Artist Dee King; works by Kanopy's Artistic Directors; Sandra Kaufmann, and iconic masterwork "The Unanswered Question" by Anna Sokolow. Ticket Prices: $29/general, $22/students, $14/children, youth. Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State Street, Madison, Dane County. Call 608-255-2211. Subjects: Dance, Theater [E-107110]
 Fanning the Flame - Kanopy Dance Company 2
Saturday, May 5, 2018. 8pm. It starts with a spark. Then it grows. Watch the next generation of dancers and choreographers ignite the stage with new ideas, stories, and expressions through dance. Like fireworks, this concert will delight and surprise with explosions of creativity, bursting onto a dark stage. Original dances by guest artists Liz Sexe, Physical Theatre Artist Dee King; works by Kanopy's Artistic Directors; Sandra Kaufmann, and iconic masterwork "The Unanswered Question" by Anna Sokolow. Ticket Prices: $29/general, $22/students, $14/children, youth. Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State Street, Madison, Dane County. Call 608-255-2211. Subjects: Dance, Theater [E-107111]
 One Night in Memphis Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, Elvis Presley & Jerry Lee L
Sunday, May 20, 2018. 4 pm. There's a whole lot of shakin' going on! Get ready for a night of rockabilly, country, gospel and pure 1950's rock androll with One Night in Memphis. The high energy concert takes the audience back to Dec 4, 1956, the night when four of the biggest names in early rock and roll - Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash - gathered together for an impromptu jam session at the legendary Sam Phillips' Sun Studios in Memphis. T $36 Adults $32 Seniors (60+) & College Students $18 HS Students & Younger & Military Personnel. Oconomowoc Arts Center, 641 E Forest Street, Oconomowoc, Waukesha County. Call 262-560-3172. Subjects: Music, Theater [E-106070]
 Contemporary Gospel & Pop
Friday, May 25, 2018. 12-1pm. Brown Bag Lunch & Learn sponsored by Ellen Schieber. Guest Artists Selected For This Noontime Series Offer Informal Presentations On A Variety Of Topics. 12 - 1pm, $5 At The Door.. Bring Your Lunch And Invite A Friend! Enjoy contemporary gospel & pop by Nathaniel Blumberg. $5 at the door. Portage Center for the Arts, 301 East Cook Street, Portage, Columbia County. Call 608-742-5655. Subjects: Education, Theater, Community [E-107091]
 Cheers to Chamber! - "A Date with Mystery"
Thursday, May 31, 2018. 5:30-9:30pm. As Milwaukee Chamber Theatre closes a season focused on "The Mysteries of Life," this year's Cheers to Chamber! Gala will feature signature cocktails, delicious snacks, and a fantastic dinner at the Woman's Club of Wisconsin. The evening will also include a wine pull, open bar, silent and live auctions, and (of course) mystery boxes for sale. Thursday, May 31st at 5:30pm Individual: $150 Table Options Also Available Milwaukee Woman's Club, 813 East Kilbourn Avenue, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-276-5170. Subjects: Theater, Nightlife [E-106900]
 Children's Theatre Workshop Performance
Saturday, June 23, 2018. 2pm. Watch the children show off what they've learned during their workshop. They've spent two weeks playing theatre games/exercises and learning what it takes to put on a play. They've given their input and helped make it their own. Each group of children will put on a short play for the public. Small entrance fee. One performance only. TBD. Portage Center for the Arts, 301 East Cook Street, Portage, Columbia County. Call 608-742-5655. Subjects: Theater, Kids, Families [E-107085]
 Youth Theatre Workshop Sharing Event
Saturday, July 14, 2018. 6:30pm. Enjoy watching the students share what they've learned about theatre the past week from professionals from around the country. They've trained in voice, music theatre, acting and more. Instructors guide and perform as well. Interesting and entertaining! Extremely generous theatre professionals donating their time and talents to enrich the lives of the youth in our community! 2-2 1/2 hours usually. Portage Center for the Arts, 301 East Cook Street, PO Box 866, Portage, Columbia County. Call 608-742-5655. Subjects: Families, Teens, Theater [E-107086]
 Xavier Theatre Academy Presents "Beauty and the Beast Jr"
Sunday, June 23, 2024. 1 pm. Beauty and the Beast Jr is a fantastic adaptation of the story of true love and transformation, featuring some of the most popular songs ever written, such as "Be Our Guest", "Belle" and "Beauty and the Beast", by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman, along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice. June 21, 22, 23 at 7:00 pm June 23, 24 at 1:00 pm Tickets available online. By phone: Xavier box office (920) 733-8840 Adult $10 Senior Citizen $9 Child $8. Xavier Fine Arts Theatre, 1600 W. Prospect Avenue, Appleton, Outagamie County. Call 920-733-8840. Subjects: Musicals, Theater [E-105936]
 Events Spanning Multiple Days 
 Disney's, Newsies
Thursday, February 22, 2018 through Sunday, April 8, 2018. varies. Adapted from the Disney film, Newsies is the rousing tale of Jack Kelly, a charismatic newsboy and leader of a ragged band of teenaged "newsies," who dreams only of a better life far from the hardship of the streets. High-energy with non-stop thrills, the stage version includes eight brand-new songs by the original team of Alan Menken and Jack Feldman while keeping many of the beloved songs from the film such as "Carrying the Banner," "Seize the Day," "King of New York," and "Santa Fe." Fireside Dinner Theatre, 1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, Jefferson County. Call 800-477-9505. Subjects: Theater, Musicals, Families [E-106627]
 The Boxcar Children
Friday, April 6, 2018 through Sunday, April 15, 2018. The adventures of "The Boxcar Children" have been enjoyed by generations and now come to life on the stage at the Racine Theatre Guild Friday, April 6 - Sunday, April 15. Tickets can be purchased from the Racine Theatre Guild located at 2519 Northwestern Avenue, Racine. Call (262) 633-4218, visit our website, or stop by the box office weekdays from 12 to 6 p.m. and 90 minutes prior to each performance for tickets. $13 - $18. Racine Theatre Guild, Inc, 2519 Northwestern Ave, Racine, Racine County. Call 2626334218. Subjects: Theater, Families, Kids [E-107100]
 Spring Awakening
Sunday, April 15, 2018 through Saturday, April 21, 2018. 7pm & 2pm. Join UWFox Theatre for Spring Awakening! Set in 19th century Germany, Spring Awakening follows the coming of age teenagers who are discovering the inner and outer tumult of sexuality. A rock musical, Spring Awakening concerns the difficult road to emotional and physical maturity amongst a great sexual and cultural revolution. Auditions: Monday, November 27 at the Baehman Theatre from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Please prepare 36 measure of music from the show. You may be asked to read from the script. $12 - Students and Seniors 60+, $15 - Adults. UW Fox Theatre, 1478 Midway Rd, Menasha, Outagamie County. Call 920-832-2857. Subjects: Theater [E-106135]
 Until The Flood
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 through Sunday, April 22, 2018. 7:30 pm. An extraordinary performance that explores the reactions of the St. Louis area to the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.The eight characters stories' reflect a range of human experiences - the need to protect our loved ones from the harsh realities of the world and the urge to seek answers to life's biggest questions. The result is a mosaic of diverse voices that explores how a community heals and grows together. Visit our website to purchase tickets. Stiemke Theater, 108 E Wells St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-224-9490. Subjects: Theater [E-106004]
 Doubt, A Parable
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 through Sunday, April 29, 2018. 7:30pm. In 1964, at a Catholic church and school in the Bronx, there is a secret. Sister Aloysius is certain she knows it. But that is not enough - not when she believes the sinner is the parish priest himself, and his victim is the boy who has just become St. Nicholas' first black student. Equipped with nothing but her moral certainty, Sister Aloysius embarks on a personal crusade with devastating consequences. Broadway Theatre Center, 158 N Broadway, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-291-7800. Subjects: Theater, Art, Religion [E-105948]
 Strong Poison
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 through Sunday, April 29, 2018. Apr 25-28 7:30pm Apr 29 2pm. Mystery fans get set for a tale of poison, murder and romance as famed detective Lord Peter Wimsey falls head over heels for accused poisoner Harriet Vane in this terrific stage adaptation of Dorothy L. Sayers' Strong Poison. Three-time Joseph Jefferson Award winning playwright Frances Limoncelli brings to sparkling life all of the wit, suspense and the beloved characters of Ms. Sayers' detective series. General Public: $12, Over 65: $10, Under 18: $7.50, UW-W Student w/ID: $5.50. Greenhill Center of the Arts, 950 W. Main Street, Whitewater, Walworth County. Call 262-472-2222. Subjects: Theater, Community, Seniors [E-106078]
 Top Girls
Friday, April 6, 2018 through Sunday, April 29, 2018. Marlene is thrilled to receive a merit-based promotion to Managing Director over her senior male colleagues. To celebrate she hosts a dinner party at a posh restaurant for five legendary women from history, myth and literature. Subsequently, these ladies become Marlene's co-workers, clients, and relatives - all of whom rejoice in their successes but lament the sacrifices required to "have-it-all." Broadway Theatre Center, 158 N Broadway, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-291-7800. Subjects: Theater [E-106123]
 The Awesome 80's PROM by Kevin Davenport
Thursday, April 26, 2018 through Saturday, May 5, 2018. 7:30 pm. All of the characters you remember from your favorite '80's movies are at THIS PROM, from the Captain of the Football Team and the Asian Exchange Student, to the Geek and the Head Cheerleader-and they are all competing for Prom King and Queen! And just like on American Idol or Dancing with the Stars-the audience decides who wins in a vote that will change the ending of the play with every performance! $15 Adults $12 College, HS Students & Military Personnel (with ID). Oconomowoc Arts Center, 641 E Forest Street, Oconomowoc, Waukesha County. Call 262-560-3172. Subjects: Theater [E-106067]
 Our Town
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 through Sunday, May 13, 2018. 7:30 pm. With poetic beauty and simplicity, Our Town illuminates the powerful bonds that hold communities together through everyday life and moments of crisis, as if follows the lives of the Gibbs, Webbs and their friends and neighbors. With humor, wit, and exceptionally powerful storytelling, Wilder delivers universal truths about what it means to be human and encourages us to live life to its fullest. Visit our website to purchase tickets. Milwaukee Repertory Theater (Quadracci Powerhouse), 108 E. Wells St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-224-9490. Subjects: Theater [E-106001]
 Always...Patsy Cline
Friday, March 23, 2018 through Sunday, May 20, 2018. 8:00pm. Always...Patsy Cline. Directed by Ted Swindley. March 23-May 20, 2018. Stackner Cabaret, Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Patty and Jay Baker Theater Complex, 108 E. Wells St. The Rep is bringing back this true story play about music legend Patsy Cline and her friendship with fan Louise Seger. Patsy is played by Kelley Faulkner and joining her is Tami Workentin in the role of Louise Seger. Milwaukee Repertory Theater, 108 E. Wells St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-224-9490. Subjects: Theater, Musicals [E-106605]
 Anne of Green Gables
Friday, May 11, 2018 through Sunday, May 20, 2018. 7:30 pm & 2:00 pm. A refreshing, contemporary telling of the classic story. Stern Marilla and her warm-hearted brother Matthew hoped to adopt a boy to work on their farm. But the orphanage sends young, befreckled Anne by mistake, and their lives will never be the same. Performances are on May 11, 12, 17, 18, 19 and 20, 2018. Evening performances are at 7:30pm and Sunday matinee is at 2:00pm. Gilbert & Jaylee Mead Auditorium - Centralia Center, 220 3rd Ave. So. Suite #6, Wis. Rapids, Wood County. Call 715-421-0435. Subjects: Theater [E-106301]
 Mark Twain's River of Song
Friday, March 23, 2018 through Sunday, May 20, 2018. 7:30 pm. Come take a ride on the Mississippi - guided by the voices of the men and women who lived and worked on the river, tied together with the observations and insights of the Mississippi's most famous traveler, Mark Twain. River of Song is a journey through America's Heartland and features traditional songs like "Dance Boatment Dance," and "Deep River Blues." Visit our website to purchase tickets. Milwaukee Repertory Theater (Stackner Cabaret), 108 East Wells Street, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-224-9490. Subjects: Theater [E-105995]
 42nd Street
Thursday, April 12, 2018 through Sunday, May 27, 2018. varies. The ultimate show-biz musical, 42nd Street is a celebration of Broadway. Aspiring chorus girl Peggy Sawyer comes to the big city and soon lands her first big job in the ensemble of a glitzy new Broadway show. But just before opening night, the leading lady breaks her ankle. With a score chock-full of Broadway hits, including "We're In the Money," "Lullaby of Broadway," "Shuffle Off to Buffalo" and "Forty-Second Street," this show is every musical lover's dream come true! Dinner Theatre packages $82.24; Youth packages $55.86. Fireside Dinner Theatre, 1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, Jefferson County. Call 800-477-9505. Subjects: Theater, Musicals [E-106628]
 Children's Theatre Workshop
Monday, June 11, 2018 through Saturday, June 23, 2018. 8am-12pm most days. Through the lens of theater, young people learn to view reality afresh, to revise prejudices, to reflect on the consequences of personal behavior, and to see differences from many points of view. Theater exercises are intended to develop poise, confidence, voice, movement, basic theatrical terminology and practices, and an understanding of a play's characters. Our Children's Theatre Workshop is for ages 8-13 and culminates in short performances on stage on the last day. Portage Center for the Arts, 301 East Cook Street, POB 866, Portage, Columbia County. Call 608-742-5655. Subjects: Theater, Kids, Education [E-107075]
 Now and Then
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 through Sunday, July 1, 2018. Tues.-Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 7:30 PM. by Sean Grennan. The world premiere of a magical comedy-drama. Jamie, an aspiring pianist, is ready to close the bar and meet Abby, his girlfriend. Unexpectedly, an amiable older gentleman, who seems to know the place very well, enters and a friendly conversation ensues. Abby joins them and soon the gentleman offers them each $1,000 to stay, sit and talk with him for one hour. With reluctance, they agree and then hear an incredible story that changes their lives. $39-$45 Sunday, July 1 at 4 PM. Peninsula Players Theatre, 4351 Peninsula Players Rd, Fish Creek, Door County. Call 920-868-3287. Subjects: Theater [E-106956]
 Youth Theatre Workshop
Monday, July 9, 2018 through Saturday, July 14, 2018. 1-5pm most days. Through the lens of theater, young people learn to view reality afresh, to revise prejudices, to reflect on the consequences of personal behavior, and to see differences from many points of view. Theater exercises are intended to develop poise, confidence, voice, movement, basic theatrical terminology and practices, and an understanding of a play's characters. Various classes to choose from, taught by professional theatre staff from around the USA. Ages 10-18. Portage Center for the Arts, 301 East Cook Street, POB 866, Portage, Columbia County. Call 608-742-5655. Subjects: Theater, Teens, Kids [E-107076]
 Church Basement Ladies 2 - A Second Helping
Thursday, May 31, 2018 through Sunday, July 15, 2018. varies. It's 1969 and the world is changing. As folks protest the Vietnam War and women are demanding equal pay for equal work in their small rural Minnesota community, the ladies of the Lutheran church basement kitchen are dealing with changes of their own. With their heartwarming humor and hilarious antics, they take us from serving the high school students at the Luther League Banquet to a church sponsored Missionary Night and the rise and fall of a Viking's Super Bowl Sunday. Dinner Theatre packages $82.24 per person. Fireside Dinner Theatre, 1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, Jefferson County. Call 800-477-9505. Subjects: Theater, Musicals [E-106629]
 Miss Holmes
Wednesday, July 4, 2018 through Sunday, July 22, 2018. Tues - Sat 8 pm; Sun 7:30 pm. by Christopher M. Walsh. Based on characters by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. A riveting murder mystery. In this deadly and thrilling story, Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson are brave, intelligent and independent women in Victorian England. Trapped in an era that refuses to accept them, these unconventional professionals work together, trying to help a young wife whose husband, a high-ranking, but corrupt, Scotland Yard investigator, is suspected of murdering his previous two wives. $39-$45 Sunday, July 22 at 4 PM. 4351 Peninsula Players Rd, Fish Creek, Door County. Call 920-868-3287. Subjects: Theater [E-106957]
 The Drowsy Chaperone
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 through Sunday, August 12, 2018. Tues - Sat 8 pm, Sun 7:30 pm. Music & Lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison, Book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar. A delightfully smart and funny Jazz Age musical with show-stopping song and dance numbers. As a rare recording plays, a musical-theater fan's sparse apartment transforms into a glittering Broadway set. Transported into the bubbly musical, we meet a young couple, a harried best man, a Broadway impresario, two gangsters posing as pastry chefs, a very misguided Don Juan and a tipsy chaperone. $42-$48. 4351 Peninsula Players Rd, Fish Creek, Door County. Call 920-868-3287. Subjects: Theater [E-106958]
 Disney's, The Little Mermaid
Thursday, July 19, 2018 through Sunday, September 2, 2018. varies. In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel, King Triton's youngest daughter, longs to leave her ocean home to live in the world above. Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen's most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney's The Little Mermaid is a hauntingly beautiful love story. This fishy fable of Ariel and her colorful friends will capture your heart with its irresistible songs including "Under the Sea," "Kiss the Girl," and "Part of Your World." Dinner Theatre packages $82.24 per person; Youth packages $55.86. Fireside Dinner Theatre, 1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, Jefferson County. Call 800-477-9505. Subjects: Theater, Musicals, Families [E-106630]
 Living on Love
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 through Sunday, September 2, 2018. Tues - Sat 8 pm, Sun 7:30 pm. By Joe DiPietro, based on the play Peccadillo by Garson Kanin. Sparks fly, silverware is thrown and mad romance blossoms in unexpected ways in this sparkling comedy. Raquel, a celebrated, yet demanding diva, and Vito, her Italian maestro husband, need cash to maintain their colorful 1957 lifestyle. Voila! Vito will write his memoirs! Raquel discovers Vito has become enamored with the girl he hired as a ghostwriter. Raquel's temper takes hold and she hires a handsome scribe of her own! $39-$45 Sunday, Sept. 2 at 4 PM. 4351 Peninsula Players Rd, Fish Creek, Door County. Call 920-868-3287. Subjects: Theater [E-106959]
 Salvage
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 through Monday, October 1, 2018. Tues - Sun 7 pm. Oct 14@ 3 pm. A Play by Joseph Zettelmaier. An intriguing drama with more twists than a corkscrew. When a mysterious woman enters a collectibles shop the owner finds himself drawn into romance and much, much more. Tues.- Sun. 7PM Sudany, Oct. 14,3 PM check website for Sunday curtain times, times may change with Packer schedule $39-$45. 4351 Peninsula Players Rd, Fish Creek, Door County. Call 920-868-3287. Subjects: Theater [E-106960]
 Grease
Thursday, September 6, 2018 through Sunday, October 28, 2018. varies. Join us for a look back at Rydell High's senior class of 1959: the hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their hip-shaking "Pink Ladies." Head "greaser" Danny Zuko and new (good) girl Sandy Dumbrowski try to relive the high romance of their "Summer Nights" as the rest of the gang sings and dances its way through such songs as "Greased Lightnin'" and "It's Raining on Prom Night" recalling the music of Buddy Holly, Little Richard, and Elvis Presley that became the sound track of a generation. Dinner Theatre packages $82.24 per person. Fireside Dinner Theatre, 1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, Jefferson County. Call 800-477-9505. Subjects: Theater, Musicals [E-106631]
 Souvenir
Friday, September 8, 2017 through Monday, November 5, 2018. 7:30 pm. Eccentric Manhattan socialite Florence Foster Jenkins once declared, "people may say I can't sing, but no one ever said I didn't sing." And, oh, did she sing - often and loudly, but rarely on key. Her recitals brought her a legion of die-hard fans, and she capped her improbable career with a Carnegie Hall concert that famously sold out in two hours. Souvenir is a charming and hilarious musical comedy that reminds us that can achieve anything when you set your mind to it. Milwaukee Repertory Theater (Stackner Cabaret), 108 East Wells Street, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-224-9490. Subjects: Theater [E-105992]
 Elf The Musical
Thursday, November 1, 2018 through Sunday, December 23, 2018. varies. Based on the beloved holiday film, this hilarious fish-out-of-water comedy is now a must-see holiday musical. Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag of gifts and is transported to the North Pole. The would-be elf is raised, unaware that he is actually a human, until his enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth. This modern day holiday classic is sure to put you in the Christmas spirit and make everyone embrace their inner elf! Dinner Theatre packages $82.24 per person; Youth packages $55.86. Fireside Dinner Theatre, 1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, Jefferson County. Call 800-477-9505. Subjects: Theater, Musicals, Families [E-106632]
 Love Letters - A Valentine Season Theater Event
Friday, February 13, 2201 through Saturday, February 21, 2201. 7:30 Fri/Sat and Sat at 4:00. Love Letters by AR Gurney features the love letters of Melissa and Andy - who shared a love over 50 years. Through college. wars, children, divorces, and careers their love never wavered. Missed connections were the theme - until the flames of romance ignited during their autumn years to reveal the Love Story of A Lifetime. Nominated for a Pulitzer in Drama. $15 Show Only, $18 Wine, Show & Chocolaes, or $22 with Wine, Dessert and Show. West Bend Masonic Center, 301 N. University Drive, West Bend, Washington County. Call 262-305-9613. Subjects: Theater, WineTasting, Nightlife [E-100153]
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