One of the nation's most acclaimed theaters for families and young audiences.
First Stage Theater Academy is the nation’s largest high impact theater training program for young people, fostering life skills through stage skills.
First Stage serves as Wisconsin's leader in arts-in-education programming, providing active learning in our schools and community.
Through the generous support of individuals, corporations, and foundations, First Stage fulfills its mission of transforming lives through theater.
Founded in 1987, First Stage is one of the nation’s most acclaimed theaters for young audiences and the second largest theater company in Milwaukee.