Shows for everyone in the family!

The Fireside Dinner Theatre is one of the Midwest’s most popular entertainment destinations and the only Actor’s Equity dinner theatre in Wisconsin. The Klopcic family is proud to celebrate over 54 years of hospitality in charming, historic Fort Atkinson. The Fireside Dinner Theatre, a favorite destination for couples, families and tour groups alike offers a variety of things to do.

We invite you to begin your Fireside experience by browsing through our spectacular gift shops or relaxing in the lounge with a refreshing treat from our menu of regular and alcohol free specialty drinks.  Then we will treat you to a superb dining experience in one of our lovely dining rooms.  Finally, enjoy a live professional show in our intimate theatre-in-the-round.  We hope your visit is an unforgettable adventure filled with more wonder, imagination and inspiration than you’d ever expect.

Our Latest News…

The Trees of Christmas

If you’ve ever wondered where the Gift Shops’ beautiful Christmas trees and displays come from, here’s your answer . . . This is Angie Olson’s fourth year with The Fireside and we couldn’t be happier with how good she makes us look!  A large portion of her time is spent [...]

A Christmas Story Drink Specials

Taryn and Keegan certainly had fun coming up with the drink specials for this run.  The Pink Bunny, named of course for the adorable scene with Ralphie in the bunny suit his aunt sends him for Christmas comes with a Christmas sweater keychain. This one is also available alcohol free. [...]

A Christmas Story

If you’ve seen and enjoyed the 1983 film A CHRISTMAS STORY that instantly became a holiday classic, you are certain to love the new Broadway Musical version now playing at The Fireside. If you’re new to the story, you’re going to love it as well.  Set in December of 1940, [...]

Gift Shops Host Holiday Open House

Join us for The Fireside Gift Shops’ Holiday Open House on Tuesday, November 12th from 2 – 7 p.m. Our Annual Holiday Open House is the perfect way to get in the Christmas spirit and find gift ideas for everyone on your list. Decorate your home for the holidays and [...]

Meet the Cast of A CHRISTMAS STORY!

The Fireside is proud to feature two talented boys sharing the role of Ralphie in our premier production of A CHRISTMAS STORY, The Musical. (We just make it a practice not to post the children’s names or photos online.) They are joined by 17 more area talented youth sharing the [...]

Boogie Into The New Year!

Our New Year’s Eve performances are now on sale!  Join us for the opening night of SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER with either a matinee or evening performance. Based on the popular film, SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER explores relationships on and off the dance floor with humor, conflict, style, and unforgettable swagger. Powered [...]