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Overture Center for the Arts

201 State St, Madison, WI 53703-2214
+1 608-258-4177
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Entertainment for every occasion

Overture has lots to offer from Broadway shows to three Saturday shows for Kids--Free!! Kids in the... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
Barbara B
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Mount Horeb, Wisconsin
Great Shows, Subpar Seating

The Overture Center receives great shows every year. I highly recommend getting a yearly... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
Andrea W
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“broadway shows” (14 reviews)
“beautiful venue” (15 reviews)
“great shows” (13 reviews)
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201 State St, Madison, WI 53703-2214
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+1 608-258-4177
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Overture has lots to offer from Broadway shows to three Saturday shows for Kids--Free!! Kids in the Rotunda. Check out behind the scenes Free tours on most Saturdays at 11 am.

Thank Barbara B
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

The Overture Center receives great shows every year. I highly recommend getting a yearly subscription/membership if you like going to the theater at all. My biggest disappointment with the theater is that the seating is really kind of awful. They have the mezzanines so far...More

Thank Andrea W
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

I was there for a concert...I had forgotten to purchase my tickets but was easily able to do so with my cell phone. They had the tickets waiting for me when I arrived. The service was great and the concert hall had wonderful sound!

Thank Ailee M
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

Phantom of the Opera, with my teen and her bff. Did fancy dinner all dressed up and then the Opera. It was a great venue. Wonderful performance and the staff was professional. Beautiful building and accommodations. Date of show was some years ago but i...More

Thank Eva K
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

What a cute show. I did not know what this play was about but enjoyed. The Overature is a wonderful venue and we again decide to get season tickets.

Thank kmalmberg1
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

A truly wonderful Madison Symphony Orchestra preforms here. We have had season tickets for many years and have never been disappointed. We attended this September and saw one of their best performances.

Thank jonin3027
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Saw Gordon Lightfoot. It was a very nice show. The theater was beautiful! Two parking structures near by.

Thank Blue G
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great line-up of shows and concerts, beautiful building. Nice venue to have in the city. Parking/ walking is easy with restaurants near by for the preshow meal. Highly recommend

Thank chrisK519MO
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Located one block off the capitol on the famous State Street this is a beautiful theatre with great acoustics. Our show was well lit and the sound was spot on.

Thank dsj5777
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Had the pleasure of attending a wedding at this beautiful facility. What wonderful experience. Friendly people in Madison...

Thank Curtis P
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