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VSA Wisconsin’s Reveal Party

Type: * Art Exhibition * Fundraiser * Music * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community VSA Wisconsin invites the public to join in celebrating a new era for the organization as it reveals its new name on Sunday, August 25 at its headquarters on Madison’s…

Madison’s Arts Future: A Mayoral Candidate Forum

Type: Informational This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Candidates in Madison’s 2019 mayoral primary will discuss their proposals for supporting arts and culture in a January 16 forum at the Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Avenue. The event, “Madison’s Arts Future: A Mayoral Candidate Forum on the…

Overture Center’s Tommy Award Recipients 2016/17 Announced

Madison, Wis. – Named for local Broadway star Tom Wopat, the Tommy Awards Program at Overture Center for the Arts encourages, recognizes and honors excellence in high school musical theater each year and culminates in an annual awards show in Overture Hall. The 8th Annual Awards Tommy Awards Show will…

Arts Education Forum with MMSD School Board Candidates

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community On March 29th at 7:00pm Arts + Literature Laboratory will host an Arts Education Forum with the four Madison school board candidates up for election on April 4th: Ali Muldrow and Kate Toews (Seat 6);…

Call for Directors – StageQ Queer Shorts 2.1

Are you an experienced director who always looks forward to the challenge of directing, but dreads the time commitment of a full length play?  Have you always dreamed of directing, but have never been afforded the opportunity?  Well… have we got the opportunity for you! StageQ, Inc.  is seeking directors…

Overture’s 2016 Tommy Award Recipients Announced

MADISON, Wis. – Overture Center announced 2016’s Tommy Award recipients. Schools and individuals receive awards at the 7th annual Tommy Awards show held in Overture Hall on Sunday, June 12 at 6 p.m. The show is the culminating event for the year-long Tommy Awards program which encourages, recognizes and honors…

Overture Center for the Arts 16/17 Season Announced

Overture Center for the Arts 16/17 Season Announced Lineup includes The Phantom of the Opera and An Evening with Tony Bennett, Beautiful – The Carole King Musical, Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella, Cabaret, The Illusionists™ – Live from Broadway, Boyz II Men, Arsenio Hall, Nat Geo Live! And, back by popular…

Rare Lynda Barry exhibit opens: Gallery Night at Madison Children’s Museum

Gallery Night opens Drawing Fast and Slow: The Compbook Art of Lynda Barry at Madison Children’s Museum Also opening: Finn Jackson: Farmyard Friends and one evening of fantastic, whimsical play – complementing the Lynda Barry exhibit opening — in the Funkyard, from Angela Richardson. Exhibits run through January of 2016…

Wisconsin Film Festival – Wisconsin’s Own Film Submissions now open

Wisconsin Film Festival Announces Wisconsin’s Own Submissions Open for the 2016 Festival MADISON, WI – General submissions for the Wisconsin’s Own category of the 2016 Wisconsin Film Festival are open. Wisconsin’s Own entries are due by Tuesday, December 1, 2015 and Wisconsin’s Own Student entries from student filmmakers are due…

Arielle Juliette and Dance Life Studio present 5th Annual Shimmy in the Grain

Arielle Juliette and Dance Life Studio present: 5th Annual Shimmy in the Grain Three Days of Dance Instruction, Exploration, and Performance in Madison. Belly Dance, Flamenco, Ballet, Romany, Hip Hop and More! What: Dance Performances and Workshops (For All Ages) Where: Middleton Performing Arts Center, 2100 Bristol St, Middleton and…

Reel Love LGBT Film Festival

Type: * Film * Festival This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Checkout the full lineup on our website! http://wudfilm.com/now-playing/ The Wisconsin Union Directorate Film Committee hosts Madison’s only LGBT film festival. The Reel Love Film Festival is for Madison’s thriving LGBT…

Broom Street Theater seeks script submissions for 2016-17 season

Broom Street Theater (BST) in Madison, Wisconsin is currently seeking script submissions for its 2016/2017 season. Founded in 1969, Broom Street is among the nation’s oldest continuously operating experimental theater companies, primarily producing original works by local playwrights. For further information about the company, please see BST’s website: www.bstonline.org BST’s…

StageQ, Inc., partners with the creators of Are We Delicious?

StageQ, Inc., partners with the creators Are We Delicious? to present Deliciously Queer, a show written and staged in a mere 7 days. Deliciously Queer will feature pieces inspired by two compelling subjects in the queer experience: Coming Out and Commitment. Who doesn’t have a coming out story or an…

Bartell Community Theatre Is Awarded Major Grant

New Lobby Remodel and new Executive Director bring new face to Theatre (Madison, WI) The Bartell Community Theatre Foundation, a Madison not-for-profit organization, announces it has been rewarded a $25,000 grant from Madison Community Foundation. The grant will be used to update one of the Bartell’s two performance spaces as…

Extended, Reimagined Frostiball Set for January 31

Now touted as Downtown’s Premier Benefit for the Arts, Frostiball 2015 is set for Saturday, January 31, presented for the first time by Overture Center for the Arts in partnership with Downtown Madison, Inc.   “This is a perfect opportunity to support the arts in Madison and enjoy a spectacular…

Kanopy Dance announces 2014-15 season of performances

Mime, Body, Spirit Nov 14-16, 2014 Presented by Urban Land Interests Friday 7:30pm Saturday 5:00pm and 8:00pm Sunday 2:30pm Venture into a questing dreamscape of mystery and nuance as physical theater and modern dance marry into an evening of angst, solace, and vibration… A confluence of dancer/actors from across America…

Proud Theater to Celebrate 15th Anniversary with Big Show in December

What: Proud Theater: Anthology – Celebrating 15 years of Proud Theater When: December 5, 2014 – 730pm, December 6, 2014 – 2PM & 730PM Where: Overture Center – Promenade Hall, 201 State Street, Madison WI 53703 Information on purchasing tickets coming soon Madison, Wisconsin -Tuesday, September 30, 2014 – Save…

“On Golden Pond”

Type: Theater This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Strollers Theatre and Silver Stages Presents: On Golden Pond Written by Ernest Thompson Directed by Christopher Younggren On Golden Pond focuses on aging couple Ethel and Norman Thayer, who spend each summer at their home on a lake called Golden…