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Happy Days

Jan. 26, 2020 2:00 p.m.

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

Broadway Theatre Center
158 N. Broadway ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Venue Description:
Another of Milwaukee's fine downtown theaters, the Studio Theatre at the Broadway Theatre Center hosts some great plays. Milwaukee's Skylight Opera Theatre, Chamber Theatre and Renaissance Theaterworks performances are all housed here.

Recent story about Happy Days


Ann Landers, Plaid Dinner Jackets fill major stages

Published Dec. 3, 2009

Theater companies have learned to avoid scheduling shows of great heft this time of year. Death, politics and cussing are out of style until Jan. 1. Milwaukee's two largest theater companies, the Rep and the Skylight Opera Theatre, are reflecting that and the economic mood with a couple of shows with small casts but big entertainment value.

Broadway Theatre Center