Performing Arts

When the curtain rises on Milwaukee’s stages, you’ll find fantastic performing arts groups of all kinds. Whether you love the classics or crave something new, spend a night out taking in a performance from one of the city’s acclaimed performing arts groups.

  1. Danceworks

    Dance Company


    See inventive and collaborative contemporary dance for all ages from this company, including the popular Mad Hot Ballroom & Tap youth competition.

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  2. Ko-Thi Dance Company

    Dance Company

    Ko-Thi Dance Company

    A nationally-renowned company dedicated to preserving the music and dance of African, African-American, and Caribbean cultures.

    3327 W Lisbon Ave
    Milwaukee, WI • 53208
    (414) 273-0676
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  3. Milwaukee Ballet

    Ballet Company

    Milwaukee Ballet

    Beloved classics and innovative new works share the stage at this acclaimed classical ballet company, one of the only companies in the nation to maintain its own orchestra.

    128 N. Jackson Street
    Milwaukee, WI • 53202
    (414) 902-2103
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  4. A cornerstone of the city’s arts community, performing more than 130 classics, pops, family and education concerts each season throughout the state.

    Bradley Symphony Center
    212 W. Wisconsin Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI • 53203
    (414) 291-6010
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  5. Present Music

    Contemporary Music Ensemble

    Present Music

    This local contemporary ensemble commissions, performs, and records new music.

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  6. Marcus Performing Arts Center

    Performing Arts & Theater

    Marcus Performing Arts Center

    MPAC is a non-profit organization that provides Broadway and arts & cultural programming, educational and community engagement experiences, venue rentals, and more.

    929 N. Water Street
    Milwaukee, WI • 53202
    (414) 273-7121
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