Scott Rawson

Scott Rawson


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BWW Review: HOLLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS at The Palace TheaterBWW Review: HOLLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS at The Palace Theater
Posted: Nov. 12, 2018


BWW Review: INFAMOUS MOTHERS overcome all odds at The Bartell theater, brought to you by Strollers TheatreBWW Review: INFAMOUS MOTHERS overcome all odds at The Bartell theater, brought to you by Strollers Theatre
Posted: Nov. 17, 2018


BWW Review: Continued Education at Overture Center with SCHOOL OF ROCKBWW Review: Continued Education at Overture Center with SCHOOL OF ROCK
Posted: Nov. 22, 2018


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BWW Review: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Capital City TheatreBWW Review: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Capital City Theatre
Posted: Jun. 3, 2018


BWW Review: HOLLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS at The Palace TheaterBWW Review: HOLLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS at The Palace Theater
Posted: Nov. 12, 2018


BWW Review: RENT at The Overture CenterBWW Review: RENT at The Overture Center
Posted: Jan. 3, 2018


BWW Review: JUDY & LIZA: THE LONDON PALLADIUM CONCERT- A TRIBUTE at The Palace TheaterBWW Review: JUDY & LIZA: THE LONDON PALLADIUM CONCERT- A TRIBUTE at The Palace Theater
Posted: Oct. 18, 2018


BWW Review: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS at The Overture CenterBWW Review: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS at The Overture Center
Posted: Mar. 1, 2018


BWW Review: ON YOUR FEET at The OvertureBWW Review: ON YOUR FEET at The Overture
Posted: May. 17, 2018


BWW Review: INFAMOUS MOTHERS overcome all odds at The Bartell theater, brought to you by Strollers TheatreBWW Review: INFAMOUS MOTHERS overcome all odds at The Bartell theater, brought to you by Strollers Theatre
Posted: Nov. 17, 2018


BWW Review: Continued Education at Overture Center with SCHOOL OF ROCKBWW Review: Continued Education at Overture Center with SCHOOL OF ROCK
November 22, 2018

Complete with lights and haze machine, Andrew Lloyd Weber's School of Rock, opens with the fictitious Band, No Vacancy, singing "I'm Too Hot for You". As the super cool rockers dotheir thing, rock-god-wanna-beDewey Finn (MerritDavid James),super un-cool by comparison, does his. This results in him beingforced out ofthe band.

BWW Review: INFAMOUS MOTHERS overcome all odds at The Bartell theater, brought to you by Strollers TheatreBWW Review: INFAMOUS MOTHERS overcome all odds at The Bartell theater, brought to you by Strollers Theatre
November 17, 2018

What happens when you look around and can never find your story? Not "Your" Story per se, but a story that is yours enough that you can relate to it, embrace it, say, "Yes, that is my story". When you can not find your story, you must write it! That is exactly what Sagashus T. Levingston did. That story has now gone from coffee table book to theatrical piece.

BWW Review: HOLLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS at The Palace TheaterBWW Review: HOLLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS at The Palace Theater
November 12, 2018

From the moment you set foot in the theater, you feel Christmas. The giant nut cracker that greets you as you walk through the foyer is an outright invitation to enter a new world, a happier time and a place of peace and joy.

BWW Review: THE BEST MAN at Madison Theatre GuildBWW Review: THE BEST MAN at Madison Theatre Guild
November 3, 2018

While Gore Vidal's The Best Man is nearly 60 years old, the piece remains as validly significant as it did when it was first performed in 1960.

BWW Review: JUDY & LIZA: THE LONDON PALLADIUM CONCERT- A TRIBUTE at The Palace TheaterBWW Review: JUDY & LIZA: THE LONDON PALLADIUM CONCERT- A TRIBUTE at The Palace Theater
October 18, 2018

November, 1964, for two nights only, two iconic performers came together to perform in song, mother and daughter live at the London Palladium, Judy Garland and Liza Minnelli. Nearly 54 years later, as their legacy lives on you can experience this concert at the Palace Theater in Wisconsin Dells.

BWW Review: SOMETHING ROTTEN at Overture CenterBWW Review: SOMETHING ROTTEN at Overture Center
October 10, 2018

There's nothing rotten about Something Rotten! When the Bottom brothers, Nick and Nigel (Matthew Michael Janisse and Richard Spitaletta) find out that their newest play about Richard II is in direct competition with another play about the same exact thing written and directed by rock star-status-achieving Shakespeare (Matthew Baker), they scrap the entire script and seek out a new idea.

BWW Review: WAITRESS at The Overture CenterBWW Review: WAITRESS at The Overture Center
July 25, 2018

Waitress', for those who may not know, is the tale of Jenna (Desi Oakley), a waitress/expert pie maker (more about this later), who finds herself impregnated by her emotionally, psychologically abusive husband

BWW Review: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Capital City TheatreBWW Review: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Capital City Theatre
June 3, 2018

From the first goose bump inducing crescendo to the final tear jerking note played, this musical will affect you. You'll then take it home with you, think about it, and it will affect you again. It's that good!

BWW Review: ON YOUR FEET at The OvertureBWW Review: ON YOUR FEET at The Overture
May 17, 2018

On Your Feet is precisely where you will find yourself at the end of this spectacular show! The familiar music is peppy and moving, and the crowd enjoyed the infectious dance groove laid down by the band which included 5 original members of The Miami Sound Machine.

BWW Review: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS at The Overture CenterBWW Review: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS at The Overture Center
March 1, 2018

AdamHochberg(Matthew Scott) befriends fellow U.S.GI, Jerry Mulligan (McGee Maddox)after both decide to stay in Paris after World War 2.

BWW Review: RENT at The Overture CenterBWW Review: RENT at The Overture Center
January 3, 2018

I care about Angel. But in all honesty . EVERYONE cares about Angel. Angel was created to be loved, and the actor Aaron Acaraz was made to be Angel.

BWW Review: A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER at Overture CenterBWW Review: A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER at Overture Center
October 4, 2017

From the amazingly gothic opening number, aptly titled, A Warning to the Audience through the Finale the actors in this production not only never let the energy wane, they amazed the audience at every plot twist.

BWW Review: 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Capitol City TheatreBWW Review: 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Capitol City Theatre
September 23, 2017

As we enter the gymnasium at Kinikiwaunomac High School we are greeted with the pep band, all in t-shirts and hats sporting the Kinikiwaunomac Kinkajous. This is the stage for the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee! We await the mix of young men and women who gather together for the Spelling Bee.

BWW Review: GREASE Slides Into Wisconsin Dells at The Palace TheaterBWW Review: GREASE Slides Into Wisconsin Dells at The Palace Theater
August 6, 2017

With the music of Fats Domino and Elvis filling the theater, patrons to The Palace Theater were transported back to a bygone era. While enjoying their dinner, the mood was set to the 1950's, a time when muscle cars and smoking were all the rage. A time when girls could be seen in poodle skirts or cigarette jeans, and the men in letter men sweaters or leather jackets. Back to a time when Grease...was the word.

BWW Review: BEAUTIFUL THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Moves the Earth at Overture CenterBWW Review: BEAUTIFUL THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Moves the Earth at Overture Center
June 14, 2017

The opening Overture's combination of 'I Feel the Earth Move' flowing directly in to 'Jazz Man' set the audience's hook

BWW Review: OUR TOWN visits the past at The ArmoryBWW Review: OUR TOWN visits the past at The Armory
May 22, 2017

Grover's Corners is of course the backdrop to the romance of George Gibbs (Jon Churchwell) and Emily Webb (Amanda Rodriquez). With minimal set to interfere with the actor's ability to carry the story the play moves along initially at a refreshing small-town pace.

BWW Review: Witness THE BOOK OF MORMON at The Overture CenterBWW Review: Witness THE BOOK OF MORMON at The Overture Center
May 12, 2017

Hello; my name is Elder Rawson and I would like to talk to you about a most amazing musical.

BWW Review: DUMPSTER FLOWER  entertains at Broom Street TheatreBWW Review: DUMPSTER FLOWER entertains at Broom Street Theatre
April 9, 2017

Madisons's Broom Street Theatre boasts being one of, if not THE eldest experimental theater in the country. At nearly 50 years old, it is a Madison Staple. Their latest show, Dumpster Flower exemplifies their long-term success.

BWW Review: LEARNING TO STAY drives message at Forward TheaterBWW Review: LEARNING TO STAY drives message at Forward Theater
April 4, 2017

We meet Elise (Kat Wodtke) in her office. Her husband, Brad (Jeb Burris) is away, in Iraq, fighting. She keeps her cheery disposition and hopefulness by finding rituals to survive it all and sticking to them.

BWW Review: Capital City Theatre's LADY DAY AT  EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL at The Overture Jazz's Up MadisonBWW Review: Capital City Theatre's LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL at The Overture Jazz's Up Madison
April 3, 2017

From the moment, you are seated in the intimate Wisconsin Studio at the Overture Center you are transported to Emerson's Bar and Grill. The year,1959. The month, March. Billie Holiday will only live another 4 months, at which time she will die at the young age of 44 from cirrhosis of the liver.



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