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Your mini Madison fine arts gift guide

Dane Arts has given a boost to some local visual artists whose work you can add to your own collection.

Dane Arts has given a boost to some local visual artists whose work you can add to your own collection.

Forget tailgates, parking lots are for choir practice

Members of the Wisconsin Chamber Choir rehearse from their cars amid pandemic concerns.

Wisconsin Chamber Choir members sing through wireless handheld microphones, their voices are digitally mixed and then can be heard via radio transmitter in the singers' individual vehicles.

Pandemic a mixed bag for drive-in movie theaters

While new drive-ins pop up around Milwaukee and Madison, an established one sees lower attendance.

As people limit their travel from home and as movie studios continue to delay releases or turn to streaming platforms, drive-in theaters may be as in danger as any small business during the pandemic.   

‘Maude' co-star Bill Macy dies at 97

Bill Macy, the long-suffering foil for Bea Arthur's feminist "Maude" on the 1970s sitcom, has died at the age of 97, The Associated Press reported Friday.