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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...

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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...

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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...

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AACTFest – Nationals!

AACTFest – Nationals!

Congratulations to the cast and crew of Three Viewings! Three Viewings, KMP’s entry in the 2023 AACTFest took top honors at State and Regionals. And now we’re heading for Nationals! After winning Outstanding Production, Outstanding Acting (Jovon Serrano) and...

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Script Reading 2023

Script Reading 2023

June 8, 15, 22, 29 & July 6, 13, 20 & 27Thursdays at 7:00pm WHAT IS THE SUMMER SCRIPT-READING SERIES? It is the opposite of a polished production. Each week, we’re hosting a single cold read-through of a different script. Everyone will be seeing the evening’s...

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Meet the Director of Walter Cronkite is Dead

Meet the Director of Walter Cronkite is Dead

Walter Cronkite is Dead splits the spectrum of “make you laugh” to “make you think” pretty much right down the middle. I found myself laughing or smiling through most of the script. When I wasn’t laughing or smiling, it was shocking me. Just when I had it figured out, WHAM, I didn’t see that coming and then, BAM, didn’t see that coming either.

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