With the launch of this website, the MCA has created a platform for archiving and publishing images and stories from our 50-year history. Though many pages currently lack descriptions or illustrations, we’re committed to a program of ongoing research that will fill in the blanks over time. If you have information about past MCA Stage events, we’d be delighted to hear from you.


A multi-media performance that derived from the Byzantine, often comic, usually ecologically disastrous operations of the various water agencies in California and their beneficiaries. The performance is the first in a series organized by the Museum and the Center for Twentieth Century Studies in Milwaukee, made possible through a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.