Rising Fire Theatre

Producing visceral work to inspire and reflect humanity and our world today.

We believe in engaging audiences with performances that make them think harder, laugh longer, and feel a deeper connection to humanity. RFT takes you on an artistic adventure and guarantees an emotional experience with a captivating performance.  We can’t wait to welcome you to Rising Fire Theatre.


Are you hungry for live theatre? Ready to get out in the sun and soak up some sensory experiences?!

Rising Fire Theatre in partnership with Waterloo Community Playhouse/Black Hawk Children's Theatre is presenting "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged (Revised)"!

At the Cedar Valley Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, July 23 - 25 at 6:30

July 26 at 1:00

(Limited seating! You must call ahead to 319-226-4966 for reservations. There is an entrance fee for this event but the performance is free will donation.)

At the Riverloop Amphitheatre, July 31-Aug 1 at 6:30

Aug. 2 at 1:00

Reservations required - Please follow this link to reserve your spot: https://docs.google.com/…/1FAIpQLScsoFHNvFp7BrYVXz…/viewform)

(No entrance fee and the performance is free will donation)

**All performances will be outside and we respectfully request that you follow social distancing guidelines and wear a mask.