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MMoCA Unveils Details for Fall Gallery Night

MADISON, WI—On October 7, Gallery Night will be celebrated at more than 60 venues as lovers of art, culture, and community flow into galleries, museums, coffee shops, restaurants, and other local businesses to enjoy a community-wide night out like none other.  Held each spring and fall, the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art’s Gallery Night provides a dynamic evening packed with…

Are We Delicious? creates sci-fi play in seven days

September 27, 2016 (Madison, Wisconsin): Beginning with the barest outline, a small group of Madison writer/actors will create a full-length Sci-Fi play in a single week. Every person is both head writer and star of the show, each role testing their creativity and craft in theatre’s version of the Kobayashi…

JUST ANNOUNCED! Patti LaBelle to Perform in Overture Hall

Madison, Wis. – Overture Center announced that living legend Patti LaBelle, known for belting out classic rhythm and blues renditions, pop standards and spiritual sonnets, will perform in Overture Hall on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. Throughout her over 50-year career, LaBelle has sold over 50 million albums worldwide…

MMoCA Announces Fall Events

MADISON, WI—Each year, nearly 500,000 people engage with modern and contemporary art through Madison Museum of Contemporary Art (MMoCA) exhibitions and events. By offering lively, engaging, and meaningful events, often free-of-charge, MMoCA connects people with visual art and supports a dynamic arts culture in Madison. MMoCA announces a dynamic schedule…

Overture’s Rising Stars 2016 Winners Announced

Madison, Wis. – Overture Center announced the 2016/17 Rising Stars finalists. They performed on the Capitol Theater stage Saturday, September 24, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. William Taylor of Lancaster, Wis., was the grand prize winner for his lyrical dance to “Watch over Us” by The Lone Bellows “We are so…

BeOUT Milwaukee celebrates LGBTQ visibility

Join us in honoring National Coming Out Day on Tuesday, October 11. Milwaukee Pride strongly believes that coming out still matters. On Tuesday, October 11, we will honor National Coming Out Day with our first-ever BeOUT Milwaukee celebration!  Join us in welcoming the NOH8 Campaign, our internationally recognized Proud Partner, as we join forces to promote…

MGE Introduces New Energy 2030 Resource for Customers to Access News and Information

Madison, Wis., Sept. 13, 2016—Madison Gas and Electric (MGE) unveiled Tuesday a new online resource for customers to access Energy 2030 news, energy-saving tips and information, and stories from our community. The launch of the website,energy2030together.com, follows an extensive community engagement effort during which MGE customers and stakeholders indicated communication…

Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival Announces Entire Schedule of Screenings

31st Annual Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival unveils schedule   Festival opens Wednesday, October 12, continues October 14-23   The 31st Annual Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival, which opens Wednesday, October 12 and continues this October 14-23, reveals its offerings, detailing the films that they will share across their 11 days.   The Festival…

ARCW Partners with Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation of Harvard Law School Launching Groundbreaking Campaign to Enforce Health Care Rights for People with HIV

Milwaukee, Wisconsin – In the face of highly restrictive and discriminatory health insurance plans within the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Marketplaces, ARCW and the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation of Harvard Law School (CHLPI) are undertaking a new advocacy campaign to enforce the health care rights guaranteed by…

Finalists Announced for Overture’s Rising Stars

Madison, Wis. – Overture Center announced the 2016/17 Rising Stars finalists. They will perform on the Capitol Theater stage Saturday, September 24, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. Members of Madison and the surrounding communities are encouraged to attend and support their neighbors, friends or family. Overture’s Rising Stars 2016 Finalists: Adult…

One Month Gallery Show September 2016 Wisconsin: Storytime from Project Wisconsin

For the month of September only, the Bubbler is delighted to host Wisconsin Storytime from Project Wisconsin in partnership with the Wisconsin Book Festival. In 2014, Project Wisconsin created a weekly collaboration with 52 different Wisconsin designers and artists. Each week a different designer presented their take on a different…

LIKE A STRIKING SIMILE: A Series of Objects by Helen Hawley and Chele Isaac

(MADISON, WI) Arts + Literature Laboratory (ALL) presents Like a Striking Simile: A Series of Objects by Helen Hawley and Chele Isaac, on view from September 6 thoughOctober 1, 2016. Artists Helen Hawley and Chele Isaac maintain studios one block apart in downtown Madison. They each work across a variety…