Kohl's Wild Theater

Performance Request

Before submitting a request, review the following requirements. Additional information can be found on the FAQ page. If you have any questions, contact Kyle at or 414-258-2333 extension 402.

Once a request is submitted and reviewed, you will receive a follow-up call for confirmation. Please note, a performance is not officially scheduled until you receive the call and a digital confirmation.

Performance Requirements:

  • A flat (covered if outdoors) performance space of at least 20 x 20 feet. We cannot perform on dirt, sand or grass.
  • Access to a working electrical outlet
  • An hour before and after the performance to allow for set-up and take-down
  • At least 100 students for school performances. More than 300 students would require 2 performances (see FAQ). An all-student assembly is suggested for schools with fewer than 100 students.
  • An audience of at least 50 for library, festival or care facility performances
  • Venue must be within a one-hour radius of the Milwaukee County Zoo

Click here to see examples of our sets at different venues.

Please complete the following form to request a performance:

Contact Person


Date & Time Requested

Click here to view tentative availability.

Requested Performance

(100 minimum for schools, 50 minimum for public events/care centers/all school assemblies)
(Please keep in mind that multiple flights of stairs will increase the set-up time)

In case of an emergency, please list a secondary contact person and a phone number:

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If you have any questions, call 414-258-2333 or email

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Performances are booked on a first-come, first-served basis. Request a performance here.

If you would like to attend a performance at a festival or public event, check out the calendar of public performances here.

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