Thank you for hosting your event at the Wisconsin Union Theater! These pages contain important information and resources to help answer all of your logistical questions about having your event in our space. Please review all the relevant sections and direct questions to Heather Good (608-263-6825).
The first step to renting a Wisconsin Union Theater space is filling out and submitting our online "Theater Usage Request Form," available here. For information about contacts, availability and booking, deposits, our cancellation policy, and hospitality, clink the link below.
A recent 2-year reinvestment project restored and renovated the Wisconsin Union Theater, which re-opened with many upgrades in Summer 2014. Our venues support a wide variety of performing arts events. For details about Shannon Hall and the Play Circle, follow the link below.
Theater usage varies widely, and thus so does the price of using the theater. For information about room usage fees, labor, equipment charges, and discounts, visit the link below.
Visit the Technical Details page for information about theater tech and a comprehensive list of available equipment.
Campus Arts Ticketing provides service at physical locations throughout campus as well as online. The Memorial Union Box Office is used primarily for ticket sales, but free ticket distribution is also available. Renters of Shannon Hall and the Play Circle who are hosting a ticketed event are required to use Campus Arts Ticketing.
Visit the Wisconsin Union Theater's marketing page for information about event web pages, print materials, and logo guidelines.
We host many different RSO events in our spaces. For information about using our spaces to host fundraisers, follow the link below.
To help you prepare for your event, please review our suggestions for setting a rehearsal schedule. For your convenience, we've also provided a checklist that begins 8 weeks before your event and takes you through it's completion.