A man wearing traditional Native American clothing does a dance on stage in front of a crowd of dozens of people

Photo by Focal Flame Photography

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Home to 10 resident companies, Broadway shows and community arts events.

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Arts & Culture

Miles of museums and galleries galore. Ancient history to modern works. From around the state. And around the world.

And performing arts? Plentiful. Broadway shows, big-time bands and gut-busting laughs. Live music on the waterfront and festivals all year-long. Love the arts? Do we have the city for you.



Live Music

Music is a meaningful part of Madison’s culture. Every season—and every day of the...

Art Galleries

From fine art to something a little more contemporary, you'll appreciate the diverse offering of...

Performing Arts & Theater

Orchestral masterpieces at the concert hall. Booming bass down the street. Shakespeare in the woods....