APRIL 15 – 22
Marquette University presents the rarely produced Shakespeare play Pericles, Prince of Tyre. Pericles is chased from kingdom to kingdom by a dangerous foe, finding romance and adventure along the way. When he loses his family and his will to continue, he struggles to find a happy ending to his story. The play will be performed April 21 at 7:30 p.m. at the Helfaer Theatre at 525 N. 13th St., Milwaukee. Tickets are $10 to $20. Visit showclix.com to purchase tickets.
Written by Shirley Lauro, A Piece of My Heart focuses on the impact of the Vietnam War and the women who served as nurses, Red Cross workers and entertainers overseas. Watch Cooperative Performance portray how women’s experiences in the war-torn jungles of Vietnam changed their lives. The play examines the characters before, during and after their service. The play runs from April 20 to April 29 at the Milwaukee County War Memorial Center, 750 N. Lincoln Memorial Drive. Tickets are $10 to $13. Visit cooperativeperformance.org for more information.