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During a theatrical performance, eight women stand staggered on a stage all wearing white knee-length nightgowns and looking like they are in agony. They are cast in a blue light.

A musical. Set in a madhouse.

If these two things sound a little antithetical, then clearly you haven’t been tracking the trajectory of Music Theatre of Madison. Over the past seven years, artistic director Meghan Randolph’s company has staked its reputation on staging unusual and off-the-beaten-path productions, including several successful original works.