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“Blues in the Night is super.” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Milwaukee Repertory Theater

Milwaukee Repertory Theater
108 E Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53202 (Downtown)
414-224-9490
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Ranked #3 of 75 Activities in Milwaukee
Type: Performances, Theaters, Theater & Concerts
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Sherwood, Wisconsin
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158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
“Blues in the Night is super.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012 via mobile

This is a wonderful, small, intimate theater with drinks and desserts available. The atmosphere is warm and great for small groups . The show we saw, Blues in the Night was perfect for the theater and very well cast. I love theater and live music, so this filled both. I was very impressed with the sound system. Actors mikes were barely discernible and sound quality was excellent. Dessert and drink prices are up a little but very acceptable for this venue, and the service was great. Hope to attend many more shows there in the future.

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“Wonderful”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

I have season tickets and travel from south of Chicago, but it is well worth the drive. Performances are always top notch. And the sets, lighting, costumes are some of the best around!!! The theatre itself is a wonderful venue! No heads in your way here. Highly recommend catching a show here!

Visited November 2012
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Orlando, Florida
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
“Superb”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

My daughter who is a junior in college bought me tickets for my birthday for us to go to see Diary of Anne Frank. Of note is that we had to cancel due to illness and they did allow us to reschedule for a 10 dollar fee which was great. All of the staff working were very nice and helpful. The lobby and building are very fancy and beautiful. They had large displays about the play as well. During intermission they had snacks, wine, beer. We got there early and one of the cast members set up the story and described the situation. he actors were all great, as well as the set. I would say the dress people going there went from a very few people wearing jeans, most dress casual and some very, very well dressed. There were people of all ages there too. There are elevators. I had no trouble as far as having to watch my step or anything. It was well lit when it needed to be. We both really enjoyed it and will be returning to see another one we are interested in over the holidays. I highly recommend this theater.

Visited November 2012
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Los Angeles, California
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“Blues in the Night is FANTASTIC”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

Sabina and I went to Blues in the Night (http://www.milwaukeerep.com/season/blues.html) tonight and were blown away. It was so much fun and the venue (Stackner Cabaret) is as good a place to see intimate theater as we've ever been. The talent in this show from the singing and dancing to the acting is amazing and that you can get tickets for $35 is among the best deals of any theater anywhere.

Visited November 2012
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Cedarburg, Wisconsin, United States
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“Theater at its finest”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

We are so lucky to have a place like this in Milwaukee, 3 fantastic venues in one place to watch wonderful plays.

Visited August 2012
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