Overture Center for the Arts

Overture Center for the Arts

201 State Street
Madison, WI 53703

HOURS: Monday – Thursday, 9 AM – 5:30 PM Friday, 9 AM – 9 PM Saturday, 10:30 AM – 9 PM Sunday, 12 PM – 5 PM
CALL:  (608) 258-4177
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Special Needs Programs Offered


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.”

Special Needs: We provide sensory kits for student productions, sensroy friendly programming through some of our resident organizations and community programs.



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