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Monthly Archives: July 2018

Overture Center Announces New President and CEO

Madison, Wis. – Overture Center for the Arts, the Overture Center Foundation Board of Directors and the CEO Search Steering Committee announced today the appointment of Sandra Gajic as president and CEO through an international search process guided by Arts Consulting Group. Gajic will be joining the Overture staff effective Monday, September 24, 2018. “It is such…

Whitney Houston Tribute Show Comes to Madison on National Tour

Madison, Wis. – Showtime Australia’s acclaimed music production The Greatest Love of All starring Belinda Davids is heading to the US for its first national tour, July to October 2018. Tickets for the performance at Overture Center for the Arts on Friday, August 10 at 7:30 p.m. are available now…

Madison Common Council passes LGBTQ conversion therapy ban

July 11, 2018 – MADISON, WI – The Madison Common Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to ban the practice of LGBTQ conversion therapy for minors, joining a growing list of municipalities and 13 states that have passed similar measures. Alder Arvina Martin (District 11) introduced the motion after Milwaukee’s own…

Madison Opera’s Annual Opera in the Park Returns July 21

Madison, Wis. – Madison Opera’s Opera in the Park celebrates its seventeenth year on Saturday, July 21 at 8pm in Garner Park on Madison’s West Side.  The annual free concert of opera and Broadway favorites closes the company’s 2017/18 season and provides an enticing preview of the 2018/19 season. A…