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Milwaukee Repertory Theater

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Address: 108 E Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Phone Number: 414-224-9490
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Great actors perform in beautiful venues

Have seen so many good shows here over the years. They never disappoint. Bring your spouse, friends or children (for age appropriate shows). Fun will be had and you'll see great... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Milwaukee
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Milwaukee
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Have seen so many good shows here over the years. They never disappoint. Bring your spouse, friends or children (for age appropriate shows). Fun will be had and you'll see great theater!

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Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW via mobile

"5 Presidents" had the potential to be an excellent show, but the constant swearing throughout the performance was horrible...and, of course, not necessary.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We're returning to the Rep after a hiatus, just because we had other pursuits. This was one worth waiting for. The play was an hr and a half without intermission. Sounded long - but the pace of the play was perfect. It kept your interests for each President. The circumstances for each President varied, of course, and gave you a... More 

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Pleasant Prairie
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

My wife and I ordered tickets to the Rep Theater in Milwaukee to see the play "Harvey". I have never been to this theater and do not go to many plays at all. This is a very small theater and a great place to see a play. I had balcony seats but in row 1 on the aisle. Seats were... More 

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Massachusetts
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Loved everything about the Rep and would not hesitate to see another show here. Perfect location along the Riverwalk in downtown Milwaukee, excellent set design, not a bad seat, great acting, and adult beverages! Even a gift shop..

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I surprised my husband with tickets to see "Harvey". This was a first time visit for both of us. Made the trek from Green Bay. We were so impressed with the theater and the stage. The performance was brilliant! We booked a hotel stay at the Intercontinental because it looked to be the closest hotel. Not only was it close,... More 

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Menomonee Falls
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We went to the Stackner and ha dinner before the show. As always, the food was great. We will continue to eat there before the show!

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Was here for volunteering. Was not planning on acting but learned we are all actors in our own lives. Small gestures make our world a better place to live.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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54 reviews 54 reviews
11 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Just a wonderful space for live theatre. Great acoustics and sight lines. As with any Milwaukee venue adult beverages are available in the lobby. Stop at the Stackner Cabaret before your show for a snack, dinner or cocktail. And remember, Support your local arts.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

My frequent experience in attending life theater is being among more affluent, white audiences. I'm white-Anglo and comfortably retired. The "Rep's" several theaters have several productions each season that seem to me to be relevant to diverse audiences. The latest musical, "The Color Purple," is just one example of the Rep's quality efforts.

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