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BWW Interviews: Andrew Abrams on Bringing GYPSY to MadisonBWW Interviews: Andrew Abrams on Bringing GYPSY to Madison
Posted: Jun. 10, 2016


BWW Interview: Matt Alfano of SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER - THE MUSICAL at Overture CenterBWW Interview: Matt Alfano of SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER
Posted: Mar. 1, 2017


BWW Interview: JERSEY BOYS' Barry Anderson Talks Life on the RoadBWW Interview: JERSEY BOYS' Barry Anderson Talks Life on the Road
Posted: Jan. 3, 2017


BWW Interview: Tatyana Lubov - A Fairytale Journey to Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLATatyana Lubov - A Fairytale Journey to Rodgers and Hammerstein?s CINDERELLA
Posted: Oct. 4, 2016


BWW Feature: Capital City Theatre Kicks off 2017 Season with LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILLBWW Feature: Capital City Theatre Kicks off 2017 Season with LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL
March 24, 2017

Capital City Theatre opens it's 2017 season with LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL, the story of famed jazz vocalist, Billie Holiday, considered one of the most influential jazz singers of all time.

BWW Interview: Michelle Nash of TREY PARKER'S CANNIBAL! THE MUSICAL at Overture CenterBWW Interview: Michelle Nash of TREY PARKER'S CANNIBAL! THE MUSICAL at Overture Center
March 8, 2017

TREY PARKER'S CANNIBAL! THE MUSICAL makes it's U.S. Premiere at the Overture center for the arts with songs like 'When I Was on Top of You' and 'Meat my Destiny.'The highly anticipated new production tells the hilarious, and (mostly) true story of Alferd Packer, the only person ever convicted of cannibalism in America- the show follows Alferd and his companions, on the hunt for Colorado gold, when they lose their way in the wilderness and are forced to consider unthinkable acts: Singing!Dancing!and possibly eating somebody.

BWW Interview: Matt Alfano of SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER - THE MUSICAL at Overture CenterBWW Interview: Matt Alfano of SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER - THE MUSICAL at Overture Center
March 1, 2017

SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER - THE MUSICAL will strut its way into Madison Saturday night, March 4th at 8 p.m. for a one-night-only performance at the Overture Center featuring the chart-topping music of the Bee Gees. This all-new production shares the iconic story of Tony, a kid from Brooklyn, and his love for dancing in spectacular new ways. Matt Alfano takes on the demanding lead role.

BWW Interview: JERSEY BOYS' Barry Anderson Talks Life on the RoadBWW Interview: JERSEY BOYS' Barry Anderson Talks Life on the Road
January 3, 2017

Barry Anderson, an Osseo, Wisconsin native, will be appearing at the Overture Center in JERSEY BOYS in the role of Bob Crew, the quirky, but brilliant main producer and music genius behind the Four Seasons.

BWW Review: MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS BY CHIP DAVIS at Overture CenterBWW Review: MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS BY CHIP DAVIS at Overture Center
November 29, 2016

Comfort food for the soul.

BWW Feature: A FIRESIDE CHRISTMAS at The Fireside Dinner TheatreBWW Feature: A FIRESIDE CHRISTMAS at The Fireside Dinner Theatre
November 28, 2016

From the moment you enter The Fireside, the warm ambiance of a crackling fire and the music wafting from the baby grand transport you to a nostalgic time where Christmas is magical and wishes comes true. The dining room is transformed into a winter wonderland with white poinsettias and frosted branches sparkling among the softly twinkling lights. The delicious aromas of the featured show menu set the stage for the show to come.

BWW Interview: Jeff Hobson of THE ILLUSIONISTS at Overture CenterBWW Interview: Jeff Hobson of THE ILLUSIONISTS at Overture Center
November 22, 2016

Jeff Hobson, a Detroit native, met his first magician at the tender age of seven and was hooked. He knew immediately that was what he wanted to do for the rest of his life. Today, Hobson is one of the most in-demand comedy magicians with his clever mix of comedy and magic. His television appearances include HBO, Showtime's Comedy Club Network, Fox Family's Masters of Illusion, NBC's World's Greatest Magic and many more. With THE ILLUSIONISTS, Hobson is known as The Trickster, keeping the show light and fun with plenty of audience participation. He is also a world-class pickpocket.

BWW Interview: Spotlight on Hayden Stanes of Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLABWW Interview: Spotlight on Hayden Stanes of Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLA
October 6, 2016

Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLA, the smash-hit musical, arrived in Madison at the Overture Center for the Arts on Tuesday, October 6th.Hayden Stanes plays the role of Prince Topher, the dashing and charismatic prince who woos Cinderella.

BWW Interview: Tatyana Lubov - A Fairytale Journey to Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLABWW Interview: Tatyana Lubov - A Fairytale Journey to Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLA
October 4, 2016

Small town girl moves to New York City with dreams of breaking into the highly-competitive world of Broadway and musical theatre. Newcomer Tatyana Lubov did just that when she defied odds and landed the title role in the fresh new national tour of Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLA.

BWW Interview: Aaron Walpole of KINKY BOOTS Appears at Overture CenterBWW Interview: Aaron Walpole of KINKY BOOTS Appears at Overture Center
July 8, 2016

Two hundred and seventy pounds in high heels is like Bambi on ice. @aaronwalpole #kinkybootstour

BWW Interviews: Andrew Abrams on Bringing GYPSY to MadisonBWW Interviews: Andrew Abrams on Bringing GYPSY to Madison
June 10, 2016

Capital City Theatre (CCT) is presenting GYPSY this week at the Overture Center featuring a stellar cast from Broadway, Chicago and Madison. In its sophomore year, CCT has proven its chops with last year's stunning production of VIOLET. I had the opportunity to sit down with Artistic Director and one of the founding members, Andrew Abrams to talk GYPSY, CCT, & more.

BWW Interview: A Glimpse into the Wardrobe Bunker at THE LION KINGBWW Interview: A Glimpse into the Wardrobe Bunker at THE LION KING
May 19, 2016

THE LION KING, the Tony winning international hit rolled into Madison this month and wardrobe supervisor Gregory Young generously gave me a behind the scenes peek at how he and his team transform the cast into powerful lions, graceful gazelles and hilarious hyenas.

BWW Interview: Spotlight on Bianca Horn in SISTER ACTBWW Interview: Spotlight on Bianca Horn in SISTER ACT
April 21, 2016

Bianca Horn is no stranger to the Fireside Theatre. In fact, her role as Deloris Van Cartier in SISTER ACT makes this her fourteenth production. While theatre may have been her first love, she met her true love while performing at the Fireside.

BWW Review: MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Will Have You Dancing in Your SeatBWW Review: MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Will Have You Dancing in Your Seat
March 2, 2016

Motown the Musical rocked into Overture Center in Madison on Tuesday night with an abundance of talent and energy delivering the memorable Hitsville, USA classics. This Berry Gordy biopic covers his life as a young boy striving for more, to a man borrowing money from his family to build a recording empire that changed history. The production culminates with the twenty-fifth anniversary celebration of Motown.

BWW Feature: PETER PAN Flies Into the Fireside TheatreBWW Feature: PETER PAN Flies Into the Fireside Theatre
March 2, 2016

The Fireside Theatre, Wisconsin's premiere dinner theatre located in Fort Atkinson, never shied away from a theatrical challenge. Whether it be creating magical moving furniture in Mary Poppins, an epic downpour in Singing in the Rain, or a tornado in Wizard of Oz on their theatre-in-the-round playhouse, they succeed in creating dazzling productions. Working in such an intimate space can be daunting when pulling off special effects that were created with large state-of-the-art venues and budgets in mind, but those hurdles have never held the Fireside back.