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…

Rockin’ Refreshments

Our talented Bar Managers Taryn and Keegan have mixed up some more new flavors for you this fall for the run of BUDDY.  The Show Special, Maybe Baby, is a mix of several fruit liqueurs, juice and soda that will have you raising your hand for more.  This one is [...]

Matt McClure to star as Buddy Holly

The Fireside is proud to welcome Matt McClure to our stage for this fall’s production of BUDDY – The Buddy Holly Story. Originally from Kennesaw, Georgia, Matt is no stranger to Buddy Holly with this being his seventh time donning the horn-rimmed glasses. When not performing, Matt has also traveled [...]

Willow’s Fireside Debut

This summer we’ve been proud to introduce Willow in the role of Sandy. Certainly one of the crowd-favorite supporting characters in this summer's production of ANNIE, Willow has done an outstanding job! Willow is an American Kennel Club Champion and also has her Companion Dog title. She a five year [...]

Two More Reasons To See ANNIE

Besides the stellar performance by young Gracie Halverson who plays ANNIE and the chance to enjoy Steve Watts as Daddy Warbucks – here are two more great reasons to catch ANNIE before it closes on September 1 - Phil Sloves as Rooster, and Kerri Rose as Lily St. Regis. Phil [...]

Annie’s Featured Beverages

We’ve got several special beverages for you to enjoy when you visit us for ANNIE. The Show Special is a take-off on one of the show’s opening musical numbers, “It’s A Hard Knock Life” sung by the orphans. We’re calling it Hard Knock Light because it comes with a re-usable [...]

Best of Area Awards

Last week we were honored to continue our 13-year string as the Area’s Best Tourist Attraction and Fish Fry. We were also named Best Restaurant in the Daily Jefferson County Union’s Bet of the Area Reader’s Poll. The poll asked for readers’ nominations for 135 categories in five divisions – [...]