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Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash

March 22, 2019 - May 26, 2019

Created by Richard Maltby, Jr., Conceived by William Meade, Adapted from the Broadway Production by Richard Maltby, Jr. and Jason Edwards, Orchestrations by Steven Bishop and Jeff Lisenby, Additional arrangements by David Abbinanti, Directed by Dan Kazemi, Stackner Cabaret, Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Patty and Jay Baker Theater Complex, 108 E. Wells St. Back by popular demand! From the iconic songbook of Johnny Cash comes this unique musical about love and faith, struggle and success, rowdiness and redemption, and home and family. Back by popular demand from our sold-out run in 2013, Ring of Fire features more than two dozen classic hits – including “I Walk The Line,” “A Boy Named Sue,” “Folsom Prison Blues,” and “Ring of Fire” – performed by a multi-talented cast, painting a musical portrait of The Man in Black that promises to be a foot-stompin’, crowd pleasin’ salute to a uniquely American legend! Tuesdays – Thursdays 7:30pm, Fridays 8pm, Saturdays 4pm/8pm, Sundays 2pm/7pm**Please check website for up to date info as date/time are subject to change.

Milwaukee Repertory Theater
108 E. Wells St.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
414-224-9490
http://www.milwaukeerep.com
Venue Description:
Nationally known as one of the top regional theaters in the United States, Milwaukee Repertory Theater continues to thrill audiences with professional productions from September to May. Housed in the Milwaukee Center, the Rep produces 13 shows on three separate stages, plus the annual holiday classic, "The Christmas Carol."

Recent OnMilwaukee.com story about Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash

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Fall into the Milwaukee Rep's "Ring of Fire"

Published March 26, 2019

It's a small set and a small ensemble, but Milwaukee Rep's magical "Ring of Fire" not only shows viewers the stories behind Johnny Cash's music, but also that Johnny had been sharing his story with fans for years through every note and lyric.

Milwaukee Repertory Theater
https://www.milwaukeerep.com/