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Overture Center for the Arts

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This is an amazing venue. I have been to plays and Jack Hannah was there with his animals. We've... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mount Horeb, Wisconsin
Beautiful facility

This is a wonderful facility in the heart of Madison. Several theatres and a huge dining facility... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Freeport, Illinois
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an amazing venue. I have been to plays and Jack Hannah was there with his animals. We've seen so much and can't wait to go back.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

This is a wonderful facility in the heart of Madison. Several theatres and a huge dining facility. Lots of art to enjoy. Friendly volunteers to help your to the right location and seats. The seats in the Capitol theatre are quite crowded, but still ok.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

Great open areas, comfortable seating, easy parking, good access to State St. Pricing is affordable if you purchase ahead of time online.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Have gone to several shows and festivals there. Always an enjoyable experience. Parking ramps are close by as well as restaurants. The people who work and volunteer there are top notch. The theatures are breathtaking and when music is playing it will bring happy tears...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Cathy S
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I, and another couple, attended a performance of “Skeleton Crew” in the Forward Theater. We purchased our tickets the night before. My husband and I sat in the fifth row on stage right. Our friends sat near the center several rows up....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

Went to the Overture to see the play Waitress. This is a great venue. We got tickets last minute so we were in the balcony but the seats were still good for viewing. The chairs are quite comfortable and large so you do not feel...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

This is my third time to the Overture Center, and I hope to attend more musicals in the future - a wonderful venue for amazing events

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

Small museum which is mostly Modern Art. The museum is FREE. Worth a stop. Don't miss the roof terrace Sculpture Garden. The view is worth the stair climb.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Limulus49
Reviewed July 28, 2018

Just saw Waitress! Had no idea what it was about. Funny story with some great music! Season ticket holder this is my last show. We did not buy next season as they included 7 shows and just too much and too expensive- disappointed.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 26, 2018

WOW. Came here to see Waitress the musical with my sister (AMAZING) and was really blown away by this place. It's right in the middle of downtown Madison--you can actually see the capital building from it--and is surrounded by amazing places to eat and drink....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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