The Marcus Center for the Performing Arts offers the best of cultural and community programming. We are home to the finest performing artists in Wisconsin, including the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Milwaukee Ballet Company, Florentine Opera Company, First Stage and Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra plus host of the annual
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration. The Marcus Center is located in the center of the Milwaukee’s downtown theater district at 929 N. Water Street and is a 501(c) 3 non-profit corporation that operates the Center for the Citizens of Milwaukee County. LEARN MORE
As part of the Marcus Center’s community and educational arts programming, KidZ Days at the Center showcases a variety of performing arts presented by local Milwaukee Groups Tuesdays through Thursdays throughout the summer months. This interactive program serves to entertain and educate, making it popular among Day Care and School groups.