Arts & Culture

Stay busy this December with these fun events

This month, artists, authors, business owners and locals are ushering in a new winter wonderland, full of events and activities for a night out.

This month, artists, authors, business owners and locals are ushering in a new winter wonderland, full of events and activities for a night out.

Madison Ballet's 'Nutcracker' returns to the stage

Madison Ballet is back with a beloved classic that’s engaged and delighted local audiences for 40 years.

Madison Ballet is back with a beloved classic that’s engaged and delighted local audiences for 40 years.

Warrior Songs pairs musicians with veterans to combat PTSD

Jason Moon found healing through music, and today he helps other veterans do the same with Warrior Songs, the Madison-based nonprofit he created in 2011.

Jason Moon found healing through music, and today he helps other veterans do the same with Warrior Songs, the Madison-based nonprofit he created in 2011.

25 events to keep you busy in November

As the cold sets in, Madison is full of events to keep you busy (and warm) this November.

As the cold sets in, Madison is full of events to keep you busy (and warm) this November. Take advantage of all the fun events in Madison, and you won’t be bored.

Some un-boo-lievable events to finish the month

Pick your potion — or activity — to make the most of October as it nears its end.

It’s spooky season, full of Halloween-themed events, pumpkin patch visits, fall hikes and festive celebrations, galore.

Sun Prairie music teacher selected as semifinalist for Music Educator Award presented by Grammy Museum

The Recording Academy and Grammy Museum announced the semifinalists for the Music Educator Award Wednesday, and this year's list includes a music teacher from Sun Prairie's Patrick Marsh Middle School.

The Recording Academy and Grammy Museum announced the semifinalists for the Music Educator Award Wednesday, and this year's list includes a music teacher from Sun Prairie's Patrick Marsh Middle School.

American Ghost Walks shine a light on Madison’s supernatural past

Michael Muckian takes readers along on a haunted tour of Madison with Ghost Host Lisa Van Buskirk.

American Ghost Walks, founded by siblings Allison Jornlin and Michael Huberty, began in Wisconsin and now operates in several states. The evening walk contained as much Madison history as it did supposed hauntings.

When Nirvana came to Madison

Here’s the untold story of Nirvana’s time in Madison.

The band was virtually unknown when it first came to Madison as an opening act. The following year the musicians returned to record songs at Smart Studios with Butch Vig. Here’s the untold story of Nirvana’s time in Madison.

Q&A with Robert Fromberg, author of 'How to Walk with Steve'

Fromberg will discuss his debut memoir, which chronicles his guardianship at only 19 of his brother, at a launch event on Sept. 26.

Fromberg's debut memoir chronicles how, by age 19, he'd lost both of his parents, triggering an unexpected role as guardian of his brother, who has autism.

Meet the artist behind the Grace Coffee Co. art

If you've ever walked into a Grace Coffee Co. location, you've seen and admired Julie Vornholt's artwork.

If you've ever walked into a Grace Coffee Co. location, you've seen and admired Julie Vornholt's artwork.

23 events to keep you busy all September

A new month means new event listings, and there is no shortage of fun activities to try in September.

A new month means new event listings, and there is no shortage of fun activities to try in September.