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The ghosts of lost live performances

In Madison, the arts scene endures despite pandemic concerns and social unrest.

Entire theatrical and musical seasons were abandoned and large city events were either canceled, scaled back or conducted online.

Overture Center unveils 2020-21 Broadway shows

‘Dear Evan Hansen’ among the musicals coming to town

Get ready, because Overture Center's 2020-21 slate of Broadway shows includes "Mean Girls," "Chicago," "Oklahoma!," "Disney's The Lion King," "The Prom," "Dear Evan Hansen" and “Ain’t Too Proud — The Life and Times of the Temptations."

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.

Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra opens its indoor season Friday

Andrew Sewell arranges 16th year of Masterworks Series

WCO's season begins Friday, Jan. 24, at 7:30 p.m. in the Capitol Theater of the Overture Center for the Arts. That is when music director Andrew Sewell, now in his 20th season with the orchestra, will conduct the first of five programs in the Masterworks Series.

MSO celebrates 10 years in Overture Center

The Madison Symphony Orchestra kicks off a new season with a celebration of Overture Hall, the Overture Center Organ and its own musicians

The Madison Symphony Orchestra kicks off a new season with a celebration of Overture Hall, the Overture Center Organ and its own musicians

Madison Common Council approves budget

Council approves $1.75 million for Overture Center

Council members mostly stuck together to oppose the mayor, especially on Overture Center funding, but there has been plenty of disagreement on the way to finalizing the $267 million budget.

Madison Common Council approves budget

Council approves $1.75 million for Overture Center

Council members mostly stuck together to oppose the mayor, especially on Overture Center funding, but there has been plenty of disagreement on the way to finalizing the $267 million budget.

Mayor proposes $500K more for Overture in budget

Common Council to make final budget deliberations Tuesday

Eleventh-hour budget changes from the Madison mayor's office could bring compromise to center stage as the mayor revises his funding plans for the Overture Center.

Mayor proposes $500K more for Overture in budget

Common Council to make final budget deliberations Tuesday

Eleventh-hour budget changes from the Madison mayor's office could bring compromise to center stage as the mayor revises his funding plans for the Overture Center.