Next Act Theatre [edit]
255 S. Water St.
Milwaukee, WI 53204
(414) 278-0765
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This critically acclaimed professional theater company produces the best of off-Broadway and contemporary theater in an intimate and engaging setting. Performing fall through spring.
Next Act Theatre is celebrating more than 20 years of intimate and powerful theatre. A strong, vibrant and financially stable company, Next Act produces a four production season of contemporary drama.

Shows are performed at 255 S. Water St.

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Next Act's "A Small Fire" rarely burns brightly

By OnMilwaukee Staff Writers - Feb. 03, 2020
Although the stakes in this piece are high, the impact of the play is small. It … Read more...
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Next Act's "Laughter on the 23rd Floor" brings Sid Caesar's spirit back to life

By OnMilwaukee Staff Writers - Nov. 25, 2019
"Laughter" is a bittersweet snapshot of a bygone era and an homage to the … Read more...
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Next Act's "The Revolutionists" does its best with a bad script

By OnMilwaukee Staff Writers - Oct. 01, 2019
Directed capably by Laura Gordon, Next Act's "The Revolutionists" is a pretty … Read more...
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Next Act's "How to Write a New Book for the Bible" is a family drama masterclass

By OnMilwaukee Staff Writers - April 08, 2019
After seeing Next Act Theatre's terrific production of the family drama "How to … Read more...
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Next Act's "Blood at the Root" digs deep into a true story of race in America

By OnMilwaukee Staff Writers - Feb. 05, 2019
In this divided era of taking sides, I would encourage audiences to see Next Act … Read more...