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THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO UI

October 14, 2020 - October 18, 2020

By Bertolt Brecht, translated and adapted by Bruce Norris
Directed by Ralph Janes

Experience what happens when a small-time mobster with ruthless ambition takes control of the gangster underworld in 1930s Chicago. Witness how Arturo Ui’s arrogance and self-importance have a savage effect—matching the rise of Nazism in Germany during the 1920s. This potent and timely satire, is, according to Brecht, not a play about Hitler, but rather a cautionary tale of “the complacency of the people who were able to resist him, but didn’t.”

General $23/ Senior, UWM Faculty & Staff $18/ Under 18 & University Students $13
*Sale Tax is added upon purchase*

Note: ASL interpretation will be offered at Saturday and Sunday performances.

Warning: This performance includes adult language, gunfire (recorded, not live), weapons and flashes of light.

Please also note that socially distanced seating and masks are required.

Curtains rise at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday with a 2 p.m. matinée on Sunday.

Performances still available
Friday, October 16, 2020 @ 7:30 p.m.

**Performances SOLD OUT**
Wednesday Oct. 14th, Thursday Oct. 15, Saturday Oct, 17th, Sunday Oct. 18th   

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Start:
October 14, 2020
End:
October 18, 2020
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Mainstage Theatre
Mainstage Theatre (Theatre Building) | 2400 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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