Our mission is to create a thriving, professional theatre company in Milwaukee’s Southwest suburbs.

We want to enrich and engage our community through professional shows and quality education programs.


Learn more about our campaign to purchase and renovate a theatre building in Franklin.


We invite you to join us in our mission!

Explore our website, learn about our education programs, volunteer for an event, donate to our cause, contact us with any questions and come see a Forte show in the upcoming 2019-2020 season!

Mayor Steve Olson talks arts and culture in Franklin -

with a special shout out to Forte Theatre Company!


forte    /fôr-tā/

origin: Italian, literally 'strong'

1) a thing at which one excels
2) a musical passage meant to be performed loudly

adjective: loud, with force