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International Festival Features Local Artists, Vendors and an Evening Concert with Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Madison, Wis. – International Festival, an annual free, day-long festival that celebrates the cultural heritage in the community, returns to Overture Center for 2018 on Saturday, Feb. 24., from 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. in conjunction with an 8 p.m. performance by South Africa’s Ladysmith Black Mambazo. International Festival | Saturday, Feb….

Downtown Breakfast Eatery Offers “Better Together,” A weekend V-Day celebration of love in all its forms

Everyone loves breakfast, and Short Stack Eatery is proud to offer ​Better Together, a weekend event celebrating love in all its forms for Valentine’s Day 2018.​ Whether you’re planning to celebrate with friends, family, a significant other, or someone new, Short Stack is committed to honoring connections between all breakfast…

Artists Announced for CSArt Madison 2018

(MADISON, WI) Arts + Literature Laboratory is pleased to announce the ten featured artists for the 2018 season of CSArt Madison—southern Wisconsin’s first Community Supported Art program—and will begin selling member shares on April 2, 2018. The 2018 CSArt Madison artists are: Hannah O’Hare Bennett, Derrick Buisch, Luisa Fernanda Garcia-Gomez,…

Milwaukee Gay Volleyball Association’s Upcoming Spring Season Begins March 4

Milwaukee Gay Volleyball Association’s (MGVA) upcoming Spring Season will be a 12-week session that begins Sunday, March 4. Registration will open Feb. 1 and will remain accessible until midnight on Friday, Feb. 23. Registration is first-come, first-served, so interested participants should register promptly before the court space fills up! The Spring Season…

Harry Potter Film Series with MSO Returns to Overture

OVERTURE CENTER ANNOUNCES THE RETURN OF THE HARRY POTTER FILM CONCERT SERIES WITH HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS™ IN CONCERT Audiences will experience the second chapter of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series with Madison Symphony Orchestra performing John Williams’ music from the film live to picture Tickets available starting…

Proud Theater to Hold 3rd Annual LGBTQ+ Intergenerational Event in March

Madison, Wisconsin – Thursday, January 18, 2018 — Proud Theater, Wisconsin’s premier LGBTQ+ Youth Theater organization, in collaboration with Trinity United Methodist Church, PFLAG-Madison, and the First United Methodist Church of Madison, will hold its Third annual LGBTQ+ intergenerational conference, ‘Connections III: Portraits of Us’. The event is open to members and…

Union Cab Asks The Community To Help Sustain Accessible Transportation

MADISON, WI – For over 11 years now, Union Cab’s wheelchair-accessible taxis have helped make Madison a more accessible city for all. Although grant funding was available in the past, since 2013 Union Cab has operated the service without any city, state, or federal government subsidy. The demand for accessible…

National tour of HAMILTON musical come to Overture for 2019-20 season

Madison, Wis. – The national tour of the Broadway musical HAMILTON will play in Madison, Wis., as part of the 2019/20 Broadway at Overture season, it was announced today by producer Jeffrey Seller and Overture Center for the Arts. The best way to guarantee tickets to HAMILTON is to purchase…

Cream City Foundation Awards Grant to Fund Trans Cultural Competency Training for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Professionals

Milwaukee – Cream City Foundation announced today a grant awarded to support assessment, training, technical assistance and consultation efforts between FORGE and Milwaukee County Community Access to Recovery Services (CARS).  The program specifically supports a year-long, thorough assessment and training effort that will enable and empower CARS providers to feel…

Overture Series Continue in 2018 with Wide Spectrum of Performances

Madison, Wis. – Overture’s series continue in 2018, including Kids in the Rotunda, American Girl’s Fund for Children Family Series, Cabaret, OnStage and MadCity Sessions, and feature local, regional, national and international touring artists. Kids in the Rotunda From award-winning folk singers and zany jugglers, to friendly furry animals and traditional Indian…

Set Your New Year’s Resolution – Register for AIDS Ride Wisconsin 2018

27 – 29, 2018 AIDS Ride Wisconsin 2018 – ACT 16 Early Registration Discount Register in January with the code: RIDE18 and receive $10 off of your registration fee. The 2018 Website is Live! The AIDS Ride Wisconsin website is ringing in the New Year with a fresh new look. Visit aidsridewis.org to…

Fire Ball Masquerade 10th anniversary and FINAL show! January 27

Madison, Wis – The end is nigh! “Fire Ball X: Apocalypse” will heat up the night for one final installment on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at the Majestic Theater in Madison, Wisconsin. That’s right – this independently produced spectacular has had an amazing, ten-year run that even the creators never…

Reminder: Wisconsin’s Own film submissions closes December 29, 2017

Madison, WI – The Wisconsin Film Festival (Festival) is accepting submissions of Wisconsin’s Own films to be shown during the 20th annual Festival – April 5–12, 2018. The Wisconsin’s Own category is for films and filmmakers with Wisconsin connections. Eligible films must be shot primarily or significantly on location in Wisconsin and/or one…

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — SeniorAdvice.com, one of the nation’s top senior housing referral services, released an article on the best fifteen thriving senior living communities for LGBT seniors. The company recognizes that the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) senior community is currently a very important part of…

THURSDAY: Madison Children’s Museum To Host Reading of Children’s Book “I Am Jazz” to Support Transgender and Nonbinary Youth as Part of National Effort Inspired by Wisconsin Community

On Thursday, the Madison Children’s Museum will be hosting a reading of I Am Jazz, a children’s book by transgender teen and Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation Youth Ambassador Jazz Jennings, to support transgender and non-binary youth. HRC National Press Secretary Sarah McBride, the first transgender person to address a…