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…

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 [...]

Celebrate Fall!

Fall is a beautiful time of year and deserves to be celebrated. It gives us relief from the hot, humid days of summer and a chance to enjoy the beauty and bounty of nature before the winter winds and snow blows in. It is a time to give thanks for [...]

2020 Christian Concerts Now On Sale!

The Fireside is proud to announce its 2020 Christian Concert Series with four fabulous groups coming to entertain and inspire you next year.  Each group will perform both a matinee and an evening concert on a Tuesday with our Fish and Chicken Buffet prior to the show.  Tickets are just [...]

BUDDY Playing To Rave Reviews!

What an all-in, energetic performance we are being treated to with this show!  Matt McClure is spot-on in his portrayal of Buddy Holly and the rest of the cast is just as magical. Here are a few photos of this phenomenal cast including Craig Underwood as the Big Bopper and [...]

Buddy Holly’s Influential Style

Buddy Holly’s groundbreaking style influenced many popular musicians as Rock and Roll came into its own in the 1960’s. Unfortunately, this year will mark the 60th anniversary of his untimely death so we will never know where his talent would have taken him. Here are some thoughts on Buddy’s influence [...]