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The Green Room

Behind the Scenes of the Wisconsin Union Theater

The green room. Every venue in show business has one. It's a place for performers to relax before, during and after a show and the energy varies, depending on which artist walks through the door: Excited, nervous, calm. We welcome you to join us and take a look at what goes on behind the scenes look at the theater. Welcome to the green room!

Oct
6

With liberation as their main ingredient, Phony Ppl is the epitome of creative expression. There are no limits when it comes to the spontaneously live performances of these Brooklyn-born artists,... Read More

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Oct
6

ABSENCE: Terence Blanchard featuring the E-Collective and Turtle Island Quartet Read More

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Oct
6

Behind the scenes of Wisconsin Union Theater performance planning are hardworking student leaders, like Henry Ptacek, the director of the Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) Performing Arts Committee (PAC). Read More

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Oct
6

This October, the Wisconsin Union Theater’s partnership with Art + Literature Laboratory continues for another season with the return of the DIG Jazz series featuring local artists and composers. Read More

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Sep
14

As the semester begins, students may find themselves pondering questions like: “Where do I fit in?” “Where can I find a group of people like me?” “How can I make... Read More

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Sep
4

According to the League of American Orchestras, only about 14 percent of orchestral sound comes from people of color, and that decreases dramatically for Black and Latinx performers. Read More

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Aug
3

Jazz musician Art Blakey said, “Jazz washes away the dust of everyday life.” Read More

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Aug
3

The Wisconsin Union Theater’s Concert Series will make its long-awaited return to in-person performances this fall with concerts by six renowned musical acts. Read More

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Aug
3

It is truly a dream come true that we are approaching the moment that we will open the doors to our Theater at Memorial Union and welcome you to an... Read More

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