Arts & Culture

Hand-washing 'MacBeth' actors appear in COVID-19 PSA

American Players Theatre duo wordlessly spurn virus

American Players Theatre actors Melisa Pereyra and Marcus Truschinski appearing in a playful public service announcement APT released on April 1 to encourage handwashing as a strategy to contain COVID-19.

LIST: Watch Madison musicians through online livestreaming

Madison Malone livestreaming Thursday, April 2; Gender Confetti on April 3

Madison musicians and bands are livestreaming performances to provide some welcome relief to the many people who are homebound and provide a source of income for the performers. 

7 Madison actors and directors to stream now

Familiarize yourself with the work of Sarayu Blue, Bradley Whitford and the makers of several spider-man movies

Madison has produced a plethora of successful TV and film actors and directors, and much of their work can be found on demand.

Madison musicians turn to livestreaming

MAMA and Broadjam support local scene after widespread cancellations

The shutdown of the Madison arts and entertainment scene to limit the spread of COVID-19 has forced local musicians to be creative.

A ‘Wicked’ pleasure

A bit of surreal escapism before the coronavirus boom drops

There’s nothing quite as surreal as enjoying a performance of the musical "Wicked" inside the Overture Center for the Arts as, outside, a coronavirus pandemic continues to build.

Forward Theater Co. unveils 2020-21 season of plays

Company to tell 'The United Stories of America' on stage

Calling it “The United Stories or America,” Forward Theater Co.'s upcoming season features a four-pack of plays, including two Wisconsin premieres and a rolling world premiere.

Play about a serial killer challenges morbid fascination

Two Crows’ ‘Down the Road’ peers inside the mind of a monster

The Two Crows production "Down the Road" cuts the deepest as an indictment of our insatiable desire to wallow in violence and probe the minds of the monsters who perpetuate it.

A Beethoven celebration to span the seasons

Pro Arte Quartet continues celebration of 250 years of famed composer's music

Madison’s Pro Arte Quartet continues its two-season series of performances of all 16 of Beethoven’s string quartets Friday, Feb. 28 at 8 p.m. at the Mead Witter Foundation Concert Hall.

44 events to see in February

Winter festivals, Disney on Ice and lots of live music, theater and comedy this month

February is replete with winter festivals, concerts, stand-up comedy shows and dance and theater productions.