Vivent Health (formerly AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin) and Members of the National Touring Company of WICKED will host WITCHES’ NIGHT OFF, a ONE NIGHT ONLY Cabaret honoring the 5th Anniversary of Wisconsin’s united front in the fight against HIV. WITCHES’ NIGHT OFF is an evening of “Non-Ozian” song and dance performances by the cast members of the WICKED National Tour.

WITCHES’ NIGHT OFF is part of an ongoing cabaret series of performances by the touring company to support charitable causes. The WICKED, [Munchkinland] National Tour has raised over $5.7 million in donations for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and local AIDS service organizations across the country.

“WITCHES’ NIGHT OFF” will take place at The Bartell Theatre on Monday, March 16th. Doors open at 6:00pm with the performance beginning at 7:00pm. The Bartell Theatre is located at 113 E. Mifflin Street • Madison, WI 53703. Net proceeds will benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (BC/EFA) and Vivent Health.

VIP admission is $125, which includes preferred seating and a VIP post-show reception with WICKED cast members at Eno Vino Downtown (1 N. Webster Street) in the AC Hotel next door. The reception will be catered and includes beer & wine. Regular Admission tickets are available for $50. All proceeds benefit BC/EFA and Vivent Health.


Please call The Bartell Theatre Box Office at (608)661-9696 or visit www.BartellTheatre.org for tickets and more information.


This Monday night event will include LIVE AUCTIONS, SILENT AUCTIONS, & Exclusive Wicked Charity Merchandise featuring opportunities to join the company backstage at Madison’s Overture Center for the Arts.

Some Live Auction items include:

– Watch the “GREENIFYING” of OZ’s most infamous lady. This experience includes a backstage tour and 2 VIP House Seats tickets for a performance of WICKED.

– Another exciting LIVE auction item includes the chance to appear in WICKED. Our “WICKED WALK-ON ROLE” is the once in a lifetime opportunity to be in this Broadway blockbuster. You will be fitted into a Tony-Award Wining Costume, have an onstage rehearsal with the dance captains, appear in three scenes of Broadway’s favorite musical, as well as get to watch from the sightlines and experience the show like never before. This also comes with 2 VIP House Seat tickets for your lucky guests to watch you make your Broadway debut!

ABOUT THE BENEFACTORS

About Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS – Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (BC/EFA) is the nation’s leading industry-based, nonprofit AIDS fund raising and grant making organization. BC/EFA is the on-going, committed response from the American theater community to an urgent worldwide health crisis. By drawing upon the talents, resources and generosity of this community, BC/EFA raises funds for AIDS-related causes across the United States. Since its founding in 1988, BC/EFA has raised over $150 million for critically needed services for people with AIDS, HIV, and other serious illnesses. For more information, visit: www.broadwaycares.org.

Vivent Health is a nationally recognized leader in the fight against HIV/AIDS. Vivent Health is best known for its high-quality HIV patient outcomes and operates the only HIV Medical Home in America recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The HIV Medical Home model of care offers integrated health and social services including medical, dental, mental health and pharmacies, along with case management and social support provided by a team of professionals dedicated to patient care. Vivent Health is also a leading provider of innovative and aggressive prevention services that help at-risk individuals remain HIV negative. Vivent Health operates in 12 locations in Colorado, Missouri and Wisconsin, and serves more than 7,000 patients annually. To learn more about Vivent Health go to www.arcw.org.

In 2015 Madison’s AIDS Network merged with the AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin to bring highly coordinated HIV health care under one roof at 600 Williamson Street. The result has been a more unified and effective front to the AIDS epidemic. This event will honor the fifth anniversary of these two organizations coming together, now known as Vivent Health. “We are better together than we ever were apart. Today people with HIV live longer in Wisconsin than anywhere else in America and this merger has contributed significantly to this outcome,” said Mike Gifford, President & CEO of Vivent Health. “this is an anniversary worth celebrating and our generous friends in the cast of WICKED are donating a one-of-a-kind celebration. Get your tickets now!”

WICKED TICKET AND PERFORMANCE INFORMATION

WICKED will return to Madison’s Overture Center for the Arts Wednesday, March 11th – Sunday, March 29 . Tickets are available by visiting Overture.org, by calling (608)258-4141, or by visiting Overture Center for the Arts (201 State Street, Madison, WI 53703). Group orders of 15 or more may be placed by calling (608)258-4141.