The Marcus Performing Arts Center has been a downtown landmark for over 50 years welcoming the best of Broadway and all forms of entertainment and special events.

The venue offers three stages and multiple gathering spaces and is also home to the Milwaukee Ballet, Florentine Opera, First Stage and Black Arts MKE. Over 200,000 people walk through the doors annually.
Join us for Doors Open weekend and you will be treated to information on upcoming shows as well as stories of the many celebrated performers who have graced the stages and enter to win special prize packages. You can also enjoy guided backstage tours for unique perspective behind the scenes at one of Milwaukee’s most celebrated venues.

929 N Water

Saturday Hours
1 pm - 5 pm

Sunday Hours
1 pm - 5 pm

Photography, Video

Handicapped Accessible
Fully wheelchair accessible


Photo Tour