Milwaukee Chamber Theatre



  • September 23, 2013read more

    by Dave Begel,; It becomes ever more clear as the journey takes us along that you better beware when you search, for what you find may well not be what you expected. That’s at the core of the fascination with "The Detective’s Wife," the one-woman show that had a triumphant opening over the weekend at Milwaukee Chamber Theatre.

  • September 17, 2013read more

    by Danielle McClune, Third Coast; After acting in 20 productions at the Milwaukee Chamber Theatre, actress Mary MacDonald Kerr is doing something she’s never done, something quite impressive: she’s acting alone.

  • September 12, 2013read more

    Check out the MCT blog for behind-the-scenes info on THE DETECTIVES' WIFE - artists, playwright & more!

  • August 12, 2013read more

    by Matthew Reddin, Third Coast; That always-watching attitude is on display from the actors in MCT’s first show of the season, ‘Art,’ as well.Tyler Marchant, who directs the Tony Award-winning comedy, places its three actors – including Wright, strutting the boards himself for a change – in chairs lined up against the stage’s back wall, so they remain onstage the whole time, even when they aren’t actively in scenes. “I love the idea that these friends are back there listening to their friends talk about them in private,” Wright said. “It was a wonderful way to kick off our theme.”

  • August 10, 2013read more

    by Matthew Reddin, Third Coast; Milwaukee Chamber Theatre has chosen to open their season with this Tony-winning comedy, a complex three-man showcase for Brian Mani (Marc), Tom Klubertanz (Yvan) and MCT’s producing artistic director C. Michael Wright (Serge) – and while the play may hinge on bitter disagreements between friends, it seems hard to imagine you and yours not agreeing that it’s a hilarious yet captivating start to MCT’s promising season.

  • August 8, 2013read more

    WUWM Lake Effect interview - - Would you spend $200,000 on a painting of a white background with white stripes? How would your closest friends react if you did? Such is the premise of Yasmina Reza’s “Art,” running at the Milwaukee Chamber Theatre from August 8th to 25th, featuring Tom Klubertanz, C. Michael Wright, and Brian Mani.

  • August 4, 2013read more

    by Heather Ronaldson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel; Many things can trigger charged conversations, among even the best of friends — a new hairstyle, an expensive car purchase or even a hideous painting. Whatever the entry point, the result is oh-so-telling in revealing how each individual values friendship in general and each other in particular.

  • July 29, 2013read more

    In ‘ART,’ the character Serge purchases a piece of contemporary abstract art: a white painting with white diagonal lines. His substantial investment in the piece sparks a debate that threatens to shred three men’s friendships with one another.

  • July 27, 2013read more

    Watch a WISN - Channel 12 interview with 'ART' director Tyler Marchant and actor Brian Mani.

  • June 24, 2013read more

    Individual tickets for our 2013-2014 Season are now on sale! Purchase tickets at the Broadway Theatre Center Box Office (158 N. Broadway) by phone 414.291.7800 or online.