The Resilience of Art: Our Hope for the Future!

The Fall 2020 Musical Theatre Capstone cohort, aka the “Great Eight,” explore the power of artistic expression in challenging times through their theme: The Resilience of Art: Our Hope for the Future! Join them for song, dance, drama and rejuvenation!

Miscast 2021 Cabaret

Miscast is a style of musical theatre cabaret that leans into the comedy of playing outside of one’s preconceived “type.” Think of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson performing “I Feel Pretty” from West Side Story, and let your mind expand as the UWM Theatre students play against their "type"!


WORKING: A Musical (Theatre Fest ’21)

Theatre Fest '21 continues with Working: A Musical (Concert Version). Working is based on real-life stories collected by Studs Terkel and includes songs by Lin-Manuel Miranda, James Taylor, and Micki Grant. Our concert version is a testament to strength, tenacity, and... Read More


Songs of Work & Protest (Theatre Fest ’21)

Theatre Fest '21 continues with Songs of Work & Protest, an ensemble piece combining song, dance, and story. This presentation is crafted by students, and explores how work and song connect and express the class struggle. SHOW STREAMING DATES & TIMES April... Read More