901 15th Avenue
South Milwaukee, WI
South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center is a professionally-managed performing arts center serving the School District of South Milwaukee (SDSM), community organizations, professional presenters and businesses throughout the greater Milwaukee region.
Our mission is to enrich lives by providing creative, innovative and diverse performing arts, life-long learning experiences and a professionally-managed facility for community and regional organizations.
SMPAC was founded in 2004 on South Milwaukee’s legacy of outstanding theatre and music educators.
SMPAC features a 786-seat theatre with a classroom-sized orchestra pit, expansive stage, exceptional lighting and sound systems, a 23-line set rigging system, projector and video screen, plus dressing rooms and adjacent areas for rental use.
Annual attendance at all SMPAC events is approximately 30,000. Of those, 10-15,000 are unique visitors. Visitors include 3,400 district families, series patrons and customers of renters and other presenters. Many reside outside of our district in the surrounding communities, while some travel from out of state.