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Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State Street, Madison, WI 53703

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Overture Hall is part of the Overture Center for the Arts complex.

Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State Street, Madison, WI 53703

Upcoming Highlights

  • Newsies

    Opens Sep 15

  • Motown - The Musical

    Opens Mar 01, 2016

  • The Lion King

    Opens May 10, 2016

  • Kinky Boots

    Opens Jul 12, 2016

  • Wicked

    Opens Oct 21, 2016


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September 15-20, 2015

The record-breaking, Tony Award-winning Broadway phenomenon that tells the story of an unlikely band of underdogs who take on the biggest names in publishing in an "inspirational" (The Hollywood Reporter) fight for justice, is touring the country!

Motown - The Musical

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March 1-6, 2016

Motown: The Musical is Broadway's hottest music history musical - a vibrant journey through the Motown genre from Smokey Robinson and Marvin Gaye to Diana Ross and Michael Jackson. The show tells the story of Berry Gordy, the founder of the record label Motown Records and one of the pioneers of Motown.

The Lion King

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May 10-June 5, 2016

Still going strong after 15 years, this Tony Award-winning extravaganza will delight, enthrall and bring out your inner cub. Based on the 1994 Disney movie, The Lion King incorporates several changes and additions to the storyline as compared to the film, making for a whole new experience!

Kinky Boots

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July 12-17, 2016

Kinky Boots is one of Broadway's most successful new musicals, snapping up six 2013 Tony Awards including Best Musical! The uplifting show tells the tale of a failing family-run shoe factory in England whose business trajectory is changed (and saved!) thanks to the influence of a stiletto-wearing drag queen named Lola.


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October 21-November 1, 2016

Long before Dorothy drops in, two other girls meet in the Land of Oz. One, born with emerald green skin, is smart, fiery and misunderstood. The other is beautiful, ambitious and very popular. Wicked follows these two unlikely friends and college roomates grow into very different women: The Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good Witch.

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Sep 15-20, 2015

October '15

Oct 21, 2015-Oct 22, 2016

November '15

Oct 21, 2015-Oct 22, 2016

January '16
February '16
March '16
May '16

May 10-Jun 5, 2016

June '16

May 10-Jun 5, 2016

July '16
October '16

Oct 21, 2015-Oct 22, 2016

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