It’s time for you to Take the Stage!
You can make this year another success by playing a starring role in Take the Stage 2016, our annual donor appreciation event.
Local Legends Pledge to Match the Next Half Million Dollars of Donations!
For the fourth consecutive year, local arts lovers, philanthropists and community leaders have stepped up to pledge incredibly generous donations in order to challenge you to join them in supporting Overture Center and the arts in Madison.
Calling All Artists!
Now accepting applications for 2016/17 gallery season
From the Overture family to yours...
We thank you for another wonderful year of connections through the arts across the Greater Madison community. Please enjoy a special holiday greeting from our own Tommy Ensemble, made up of some of the most talented young performers from across South Central Wisconsin.
Congrats to Young Philanthropist of the Year Alex Haunty
This Friday is National Philanthropy Day, and the local chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals will host a luncheon and awards ceremony right here at Overture Center.
Poppens Named VP of Marketing and Sales
Longtime performing arts center marketer Lex Poppens has joined the executive team at Overture Center for the Arts as Vice President of Marketing and Sales, the downtown Madison arts center announced today.
Thirtieth Annual Frostiball Set for January 30, 2016
Downtown gala to benefit Overture Center and its work in the community.
Enter the “Aca-Performance of a Lifetime Contest”
Overture Center for the Arts is giving away the chance for two lucky (and talented) Madison-area a cappella groups to perform as the opening act for VOCALOSITY when they come to Madison on January 28 and 29, 2016, to perform in the historic Capitol Theater.
Student Critics Take on Wicked
Every year, a handful of aspiring arts writers and critics join the Tommy Awards Student Critics program. They attend performances of Broadway shows, touring dance and music companies and local arts groups, including Overture’s resident companies. Under the direction of Capital Times arts writer Lindsay Christians, they learn to take in these performances with a critical eye and ear and to produce honest, well-written reviews.
Join us for a Chicago theater road trip to Matilda on Saturday, April 2
We’re loading up the bus for the third Cocktails with Tim theater trip to Chicago!
Just two chances to see Seven Chances: Duck Soup Cinema Returns with the Keaton Classic
Overture’s silent film series, Duck Soup Cinema, gets underway for the 2015/16 season with the Buster Keaton 1925 classic Seven Chances on Saturday, October 24, with a matinee screening at 2 pm and an evening showing at 7 pm.
Up and Comer, Tour Veteran Named “Rising Stars”
At the end of an incredible show featuring 22 local acts giving their all in front of more than 630 people, 18-year-old singer/songwriter Charles Scott Yeager and 30-year-old singer and trumpet player John Parker DeHaven earned the title of Overture’s Rising Star on Saturday night.
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