Overture Center for the Arts

  • Entertainment & Recreation
201 State Street
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 258-4177
(608) 258-4971 (fax)

About Us

Overture Center features seven state-of-the-art performance spaces and five galleries where Broadway tours, national and international touring artists, ten resident companies and hundreds of local read more
  • About

    Overture Center features seven state-of-the-art performance spaces and five galleries where Broadway tours, national and international touring artists, ten resident companies and hundreds of local artists engage people in nearly 700,000 educational and artistic experiences each year.

    Roughly half of the visitors are here for free or low-cost community and education programs, including Kids in the Rotunda, OnStage Student Field Trips and the Jerry Awards. In addition, Overture offers a variety of venues for performances, corporate meetings, conventions, trade shows, weddings, banquets and receptions.

    With the vision to provide “Extraordinary Experiences for All”, Overture’s mission is to “Support and elevate our community’s creative culture, economy and quality of life through the arts.

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    Tuesday May 24, 2022
    In photographer Anand Varma’s hands, a camera is not just a tool to capture what he sees—it’s a way to illuminate the layers of beauty and complexity that are o ...read more
    Thursday Jun 2, 2022
    Tori Scott is thrilled to make her Overture Center debut with her show, Tori Scott is Pickled! ...read more
    Friday Jun 3, 2022
    Celebrate The Phantom of the Opera and the best of Broadway as Chris Mann. ...read more
    Thursday Jun 9, 2022
    Expect the unexpected with The Flying Karamazov Brothers, featuring the four self-proclaimed eccentric lunatics spicing things up with a zany showcase filled wi ...read more
    Tuesday Jun 14, 2022 - Sunday Jun 19, 2022
    Ain’t Too Proud – The Life and Times of The Temptations_ is the electrifying, new smash-hit Broadway musical that follows The Temptations’ extraordinary journey ...read more
    Thursday Jun 16, 2022
    The event is sure to be a great thrill for live audiences and anyone who enjoys hearing great music and seeing a living legend in person. ...read more
    Thursday Jul 14, 2022
    Almost four years after his first foray into unfamiliar concert territory with , “Weird Al” Yankovic is pressing his luck again. ...read more