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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!

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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May
19

Our society worldwide has witnessed and continues to endure a challenging period filled with unimaginable loss, sadness, and adversity. But there is hope. Read More

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Apr
7

The sounds of Wisconsin-based musicians have echoed across many homes as patrons joined us for the first events of our pilot virtual music series Wisconsin Sound, which exclusively features Wisconsin artists. Read More

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Feb
8

Okaidja Afroso’s music may be some of the most beautiful songs in the world. Okaidja is a singer, songwriter and multi-instrumental, whose talent we can experience first-hand during his Wisconsin... Read More

Feb
8

When the Meccore String Quartet performs virtually for the Wisconsin Union Theater on Feb. 28, it will not only bring years of exceptional musical and performing experience but also a... Read More

Feb
8

Heather Macheel, our second feature on our theater team story series, joined the Wisconsin Union team in 2005 as a student stagehand. Read More

Jan
21

The Wisconsin Union Theater is excited to pilot “Wisconsin Sound,” a new video concert series featuring musicians from our very own state. Read More

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