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Marcus Center Presents

 Marcus Center Presents

Marcus Center Presents showcases internationally celebrated artists in one night only performances in the elegant surroundings of Uihlein Hall and Wilson Theater at Vogel Hall.


With past performances including such luminaries as Jazz at Lincoln Center with Wynton Marsalis, Idina Menzel, Jack Hanna and the legendary Tony Bennett, Marcus Center Presents brings the best performers in the world to Milwaukee.

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Marcus Center Presents

A Soulful Celebration: Cooke and Hathaway

Milwaukee’s own, Chris Crain, presents A Soulful Tribute to the great Sam Cooke & Donny Hathaway. “This amazing show of artistry tells two very different stories that share a common thread that penetrates the soul” ~D. Blackburn. Rounding out the cast is an all star cast of Milwaukee musicians making this a truly special tribute to the legendary Cooke and  Hathaway. MORE INFO
Wilson Theater at Vogel Hall, Sep 29th - 30th, 2017
Single Tickets on Sale:
Jun 9, 2017
Group Tickets on Sale:
May 26, 2017
Buy Tickets 10+ Group Tickets

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis (JLCO) comprises 15 of the finest jazz soloists and ensemble players today. Led by Wynton Marsalis, Jazz at Lincoln Center Managing and Artistic Director, this remarkably versatile orchestra performs a vast repertoire ranging from original compositions to rare historic masterworks. MORE INFO
Uihlein Hall, Oct 11th, 2017
Single Tickets on Sale:
Jul 21, 2017
Group Tickets on Sale:
Jul 12, 2017
Buy Tickets 10+ Group Tickets

The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra

The legendary Glenn Miller was one of the most successful of all dance bandleaders back in the Swing Era of the 1930’s and 40’s. A matchless string of hit records, the constant impact of radio broadcasts and the drawing power at theatres, hotels and dance pavilion, built and sustained the momentum of popularity.
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Wilson Theater at Vogel Hall, Oct 20th, 2017
Single Tickets on Sale:
Jun 9, 2017
Group Tickets on Sale:
May 26, 2017
Buy Tickets 10+ Group Tickets

Black Violin

Black Violin is composed of classically trained violist and violinist Wil B. and Kev Marcus who combine their classical training and hip-hop influences to create a distinctive multi-genre sound that is often described as “classical boom.” Black Violin has shared stages with top names including Kayne West, Aerosmith and Tom Petty, and has creatively collaborated with the likes of Wu-Tang Clan, Wyclef Jean and Alicia Keys. MORE INFO
Uihlein Hall, Oct 28th, 2017
Single Tickets on Sale:
Jun 9, 2017
Group Tickets on Sale:
May 25, 2017
Buy Tickets 10+ Group Tickets

Take Me To The River

Take Me to the River presents a live performance experience based on the award-winning film and record that brought together multiple generations of iconic Memphis and Mississippi Delta musicians to record a historic new album and re-imagine the utopia of racial, gender and generational collaboration of Memphis (Stax, Hi Records) in its heyday. MORE INFO
Wilson Theater at Vogel Hall, Nov 10th, 2017
Single Tickets on Sale:
Jun 9, 2017
Group Tickets on Sale:
May 26, 2017
Buy Tickets 10+ Group Tickets

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