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BWW Review: TUCK EVERLASTING charms at CTMBWW Review: TUCK EVERLASTING charms at CTM
Posted: Feb. 17, 2018


BWW Feature: THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Overture CenterBWW Feature: THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Overture Center
Posted: Sep. 12, 2017


BWW Feature: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Overture CenterBWW Feature: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Overture Center
Posted: May. 18, 2018


BWW Interview: Colleen McLaughlin of A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER at Overture CenterBWW Interview: Colleen McLaughlin of A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER at Overture Center
Posted: Sep. 21, 2017


BWW Interview: Matt August of DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL  at Overture CenterBWW Interview: Matt August of DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL at Overture Center
Posted: Nov. 15, 2017


RENT 20TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR at Overture CenterRENT 20TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR at Overture Center
Posted: Dec. 31, 2017


BWW Interview: Bryan Fenkart Talks WAITRESS On TourBWW Interview: Bryan Fenkart Talks WAITRESS On Tour
Posted: Jul. 12, 2018


BWW Interview: Bryan Fenkart Talks WAITRESS On TourBWW Interview: Bryan Fenkart Talks WAITRESS On Tour
July 12, 2018

WAITRESS hits Madison. Bryan Fenkart plays the charmingly quirky Dr. Pomatter. He recently chatted with me about the hit show, how a betstarted his theatre journey, and the challenges of the Sara Bareilles score.

BWW Feature: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Overture CenterBWW Feature: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Overture Center
May 18, 2018

Capital City Theatre (CCT), regional theatre in Madison, Wisconsin, has a reputation for bringing in talented, nationally recognized equity actors for its leads and Hunchback is no different with five of its cast members hailing from New York. The production features Hamilton's Syndee Winters as Esmeralda. Among her Broadway credits, Ms. Winters recently appeared on the NBC live broadcast of Jesus Christ Superstar.

BWW Feature: ON YOUR FEET! A chat with show insider Ryan GarsonBWW Feature: ON YOUR FEET! A chat with show insider Ryan Garson
May 2, 2018

The Overture Center for the Arts welcomes ON YOUR FEET! to Madison for the Wisconsin Premiere of the hit Broadway musical May 15-20th. This crowd-pleasing musical with its Latin beat and joyful score is based on the life and music of the multi Grammy winning icons Gloria Estefan and her husband Emilio Estefan.

BWW Review: TUCK EVERLASTING charms at CTMBWW Review: TUCK EVERLASTING charms at CTM
February 17, 2018

CTM's Children's Theatre of Madison delights with the regional premiere of TUCK EVERLASTING, the time-honored children's novel by Natalie Babbitt. Having attended the world premier of TUCK EVERLASTING at the Alliance Theatre in Atlanta, before the show moved to Broadway in 2016, CTM had a lot to live up to--they did not disappoint.

BWW Interview: Kirsten And Matthew Scott of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS at Overture CenterBWW Interview: Kirsten And Matthew Scott of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS at Overture Center
February 16, 2018

What could be more romantic than a trip to Paris with the love of your life? Perhaps it's transporting an audience to Paris eight times a week, while touring the country. That is what married couple Kirsten and Matthew Scott are doing in the national tour of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, which dances into Madison on February 28th.

BWW Review: CONSTELLATIONS Brings Brilliant Chaos to the Wisconsin Union TheaterBWW Review: CONSTELLATIONS Brings Brilliant Chaos to the Wisconsin Union Theater
February 5, 2018

Theatre Lila's CONSTELLATIONS is chaos at it's brilliant best. Written by British Playwright Nick Payne, CONSTELLATIONS examines the multiple paths of life and love based on String Theory, in which several outcomes can co-exist in parallel universes.

RENT 20TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR at Overture CenterRENT 20TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR at Overture Center
December 31, 2017

Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of RENT, the Overture Center in Madison kicks off the year with the ground-breaking production from Tuesday, January 2, through Sunday, January 7, 2018. Honest and gritty to its core, RENT forever changed the face of musical theatre and continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world.

BWW Interview: Matt August of DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL  at Overture CenterBWW Interview: Matt August of DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL at Overture Center
November 15, 2017

DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL kicks off the holiday season in Madison during Thanksgiving week.

BWW Interview: Colleen McLaughlin of A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER at Overture CenterBWW Interview: Colleen McLaughlin of A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER at Overture Center
September 21, 2017

A man will do anything for true love, including murder. At least that's the premise for A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER, according to Colleen McLaughlin who plays the narcissistic yet sympathetic role of Sibella Hallward in this Tony winning musical comedy.

BWW Feature: THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Overture CenterBWW Feature: THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Overture Center
September 12, 2017

There's nothing better than a zany, laugh-out-loud theatre experience like THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE. Thanks to Capital City Theatre (CCT), now in their third season, the show will be playing at the Overture Center the last two weekends of September.

BWW Feature: THE HARRY POTTER FILM CONCERT SERIES at Overture CenterBWW Feature: THE HARRY POTTER FILM CONCERT SERIES at Overture Center
June 22, 2017

Madison is about to witness a brand new theatre experience--combining cinema with live music this weekend as the Overture Center hosts Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in concert.

BWW Interview: Ben Fankhauser of BEAUTIFUL THE CAROLE KING  MUSICAL at Overture CenterBWW Interview: Ben Fankhauser of BEAUTIFUL THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL at Overture Center
June 12, 2017

???????BEAUTIFUL THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL arrives in Madison this week. I spoke with cast member Ben Fankhauser, who broke onto the Broadway stage in the original cast of NEWSIES THE MUSICAL.

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.



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