Overture Center for the Arts

  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703
  • Phone: (608) 258-4177
  • Fax: (608) 258-4971

Overture Center for the Arts presents internationally-acclaimed performances including opera, musicals, dance, and family entertainment. In addition to housing ten resident organizations and presenting more than 200 performances, art exhibitions, and educational and community events each year, Overture offers a variety of venues for meetings, conventions, and special events.

Details
General

Attractions

  • Tours
  • Family Friendly
  • Food Available

Restaurants

  • Can Close for Private Party

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Accessibility

Cards Accepted

  • American Express
  • MasterCard
  • Discover
  • Visa

Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical

  • November 21, 2017 to November 26, 2017
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Kids in the Rotunda

  • October 7, 2017 to April 28, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Rotunda Stage
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

The Nutcracker

  • December 9, 2017
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

The Nutcracker

  • December 10, 2017
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

The Nutcracker

  • December 16, 2017
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

The Nutcracker

  • December 17, 2017
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

The Nutcracker

  • December 23, 2017
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

The Nutcracker

  • December 24, 2017
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

The Nutcracker

  • December 26, 2017
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

RENT

  • January 2, 2018 to January 7, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Mr. Popper's Penguins

  • January 7, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Cabaret Series - Ken Page in Page by Page

  • January 11, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater Stage
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

MadCity Sessions

  • January 18, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

National Geographic Live - Point of No Return

  • January 23, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

MOMIX: Opus Cactus

  • February 6, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Overture Hall
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

GOBSMACKED! The amazing a cappella and beatboxing show

  • February 8, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Overture Hall
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy - Visions from Cape Brenton & Beyond

  • February 14, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Duck Soup Cinema - Mantrap

  • February 17, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

International Festival

  • February 24, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

An American in Paris

  • February 27, 2018 to March 4, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

National Geographic Live - On the Trail of Big Cats

  • February 27, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

PostSecret: The Show

  • March 3, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

RAIN - A Tribute to The Beatles

  • March 7, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Overture Hall
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

CIRCUS 1903 - The Golden Age of Circus

  • March 10, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Overture Hall
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Puppet Up! - Uncensored

  • March 10, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Shh! We Have A Plan

  • March 10, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Overture Hall
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Guess How Much I Love You and I Love My Little Storybook

  • March 11, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players' The Pirates of Penzance

  • March 15, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Duck Soup Cinema - Sunrise

  • March 17, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Rise

  • March 30, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State Street
  • Madison, WI 53703

Rise

  • March 31, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State Street
  • Madison, WI 53703

Les Miserables

  • April 3, 2018 to April 8, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Cabaret Series - Brandon Uranowitz: The Songs of William Finn & More

  • April 5, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater Stage
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Duck Soup Cinema - Sherlock Jr.

  • April 7, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

National Geographic Live - A Rare Look: North Korea to Cuba

  • April 10, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

MadCity Sessions

  • April 12, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Reduced Shakespeare Company: William Shakespeare's Long Lost First Play (abridged)

  • April 14, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Scrap Arts Music: Children of Metropolis

  • April 26, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Black Violin

  • May 3, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Arch8's Tetris

  • May 5, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Dance Theatre of Harlem

  • May 8, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Capitol Theater
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

On Your Feet!

  • May 15, 2018 to May 20, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

The Second City presents Look Both Ways Before Talking

  • June 1, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts - Overture Hall
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Waitress

  • July 24, 2018 to July 29, 2018
  • Overture Center for the Arts
  • Downtown
  • 201 State St.
  • Madison, WI 53703

Meeting Facility

  • Number of Rooms: 16
  • Total SqFt.: 32,509
  • Largest Room: 11,400
  • Theatre Capacity: 2,255
  • Banquet Capacity: 450
  • Classroom Capacity: 108
  • Reception Capacity: 800
  • Onsite A/V Equipment
  • Banquet/Catering Managers
  • Bar Services
  • Dance Floor
  • In-House Audio/Visual
  • In-House Pipe & Drape
  • Onsite Catering
  • Tables & Chairs Available

Floorplan: View Floorplan

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name SqFt. Dimensions Ceiling Theater Classroom Banquet Reception
Promenade Hall 3,132 54 X 58 21 300 108 200 300
Wisconsin Studio 1,776 37 X 48 13 200 72 144 220
Rotunda Studio 2,000 37 X 48 11 190 60 120 200
Promenade Lounge 1,400 20 X 70 9 30 0 32 100
Promenade Terrace 1,848 44 X 42 10 180 0 80 180
Promenade Lobby 1,960 20 X 98 120 0 120 200
Rotunda Stage 2,156 X 350 0 0 200
Upper Lobby 2,220 20 X 111 10 180 0 100 200
Overture Hall Main Lobby 11,400 X 400 0 450 800
Overture Hall 0 X 2,255 0 300 0
Capitol Theater 0 X 1,089 0 200 0
The Playhouse 0 X 347 0 0 0
Board Room 585 17 X 33 10 0 0 24 0
Audubon 1,052 X 0 0 12 40
Capitol Theater Lobby 2,000 X 120 0 20 100
Capitol Theater Lobby Level 2 1,000 X 0 0 0 50