Getting Here – Next Act Theatre

Getting Here

Located in the heart of Milwaukee.


Next Act Theatre is located at 255 South Water Street in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.


There is limited parking in the lot to the southeast of the building that is available during weeknight and weekend performances only. Please refer to this map to ensure you park in the appropriate location. In addition to the lot, there is also free street parking surrounding the theatre on South Water Street, South Barclay Street, and East Pittsburgh Avenue (two hour limit until 7 pm).

There is no access to the parking lot for Wednesday matinee performances. Please refer to the Wednesday Matinee Parking Guide for alternate parking options

Bus Route
The #15 and Green Line Metroexpress bus stops on the corner of South 1st Street and East Pittsburgh Avenue. Visit for more information and to plan your bus route.

Customers of The Fitz or Gin Rickey at the Ambassador Hotel (2308 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee) may park at the hotel and take the free shuttle to Next Act Theatre for any performance. Please request shuttle service as soon as your arrive at the hotel. Have a meal or a drink before your show, and the shuttle will transport you here. Once you arrive, let our house manager know you arrived by shuttle, and we’ll schedule your ride back.


Administrative Offices are open Monday through Friday, 10 am to 5 pm. The Ticket Office is open seven days a week, 12 pm to 5 pm.

Administrative Office p: 414.278.7780
Staff List
Ticket Office p: 414.278.0765
Mailing Address Next Act Theatre
PO Box 394
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0394