158 N. Broadway ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Raven and Ryan on Shuffle
Join Raven Dockery and Ryan Cappleman for an evening of medleys, mash ups and musical mayhem. Longtime friends and Skylight favorites Raven Dockery and Ryan Cappleman will celebrate some of the most prolific pop music artists who have crossed over into the musical theatre world. Friday, May 31 and Saturday, June 1 at 10 p.m. (following performance of Kiss Me, Kate) and Monday, June 3 at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $12, which includes taxes and fees. Advance purchase is recommended. Seating is limited to 110 for Cabarets. Tickets are available at www.skylightmusictheatre.org/Cabaret or by visiting the Broadway Theatre Center Box Office at 158 N. Broadway or calling (414) 291-7800. The Box Office is open Monday through Saturday from noon – 6 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for Monday performances. Note that cabaret show times following mainstage performances are subject to change.
THE ROOMMATE by Jen Silverman (presented by Renaissance Theaterworks)
Sharon has been respectable her whole life. Now in her mid-fifties and recently divorced, she needs a roommate to share her Iowa home. Robyn, also in her mid-fifties, needs a place to hide and a chance to start over. But as Sharon begins to uncover Robyn’s secrets, she realizes her own deep-seated desire to transform her life completely. A dark comedy about what it takes to reroute your life - and what happens when the wheels come off.
Winnie’s buoyant optimism shields her from the harsh glare of the inevitable in Beckett’s unforgettable masterpiece of modern theater. Often referred to as “the Hamlet for actresses,” Winnie is a mountain of a role, physically and emotionally. A summit part for Milwaukee’s veteran actor, Laura Gordon. “HAPPY DAYS remains an absurdly funny and boundlessly compassionate portrait of the human spirit.” - New York Times
ACTUALLY by Anna Ziegler (presented by Renaissance Theaterworks)
Tom and Amber are college freshmen at Princeton. They are overwhelmed, overstimulated, under slept, surrounded by strangers, full of tension, uncertainty, and alcohol. What could possibly go wrong? ACTUALLY, is a smart, profoundly painful exploration of the culture of sexual consent. A perfectly complex tale for our #MeToo Age. “ACTUALLY effectively questions a lot of dangerous lessons that young adults absorb about body image, sex, drinking, consent and responsibility, even in the ranks of higher education.” - The Washington Post
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Don't forget about BARNEY & BEE by Michael Frayn presented by Renaissance Theaterworks. Located at the Studio Theater at the Broadway Theater Center. MARCH 20-APRIL 12, 2009. visit www.r-t.w.com for more details.