Summer 2024 at KMP

Summer 2024 at KMP

Join us in June for our summer script-reading series. Each week, we’re hosting a cold read-through of a script from the upcoming season. Actors and directors can take the opportunity to check out the shows we have coming up, or to play a role with absolutely no...
Senior Theater at Cedar Lodge

Senior Theater at Cedar Lodge

Nearly two dozen people gathered at Cedar Lodge on an afternoon in March for Readers’ Theater. The group read the script for Our Town, the beloved play by Thornton Wilder. No preparation needed. The readers received their scripts and their roles as they arrived, and...
Death of a Salesman Coming to KMP

Death of a Salesman Coming to KMP

As the sixth production in Kettle Moraine Playhouse’s 2023-24 season is being readied for a seven-show run April 5-14, KMP asked director Paul Steinbach, founder of Seventh Row Center theater company, about his motivation to stage Arthur Miller’s signature...
Introducing Saturday Shorts

Introducing Saturday Shorts

This season we’ve started some new creative initiatives at the Playhouse to support and spotlight Wisconsin playwrights. The first of these new programs is called Saturday Shorts. In the spirit of the old newsreels, or the more modern animated shorts you often see...
Meet the Director of Walter Cronkite is Dead

Meet the Director of Walter Cronkite is Dead

John Brandl is the co-founder of Kettle Moraine Playhouse and the director of Walter Cronkite is Dead We had the chance to talk with John Brandl, director of Walter Cronkite is Dead, and co-founder of Kettle Moraine Players. Brandl talked about the show, a comedy, and...