It’s been close to a decade since Johnny Cash
passed away. But his musical legacy lives on, most recently in the readapted
musical, Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash, which opened at The
Rep’s Stackner Cabaret last
wound pretty tight intellectually in an era increasingly fascinated with
information and details. Different groups of people cling to different details
trying to corner some kind of market on truth
Classic suspense cinema runs swiftly across the stage in two hours of comedy as the Milwaukee Rep brings Patrick Barlow’s The 39 Steps to the Quadracci Powerhouse. Four actors play numerous roles in this sophisticated comic tribute to the classic cloak-and-dagger suspense story.
The show leans heavily on a behind-the-curtain feel. Bill Clarke’s set has the look of a stylish, decaying cinema palace. With a few odd props, the four actors create...
Milwaukee is a great theater town. Below is a guide to a dozen theater companies that offer four or more productions a year. Some shows will be serious, others whimsical, but all are worth consideration...
Milwaukee Repertory Theater resident actress Laura Gordon is best known for her onstage roles with the company, but she’s directed shows for the Milwaukee Chamber Theatre and Renaissance Theaterworks and now she’s directing the...