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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!

Jun
10

Photo Credit: Aaron Sepsey By Amanda Stezenski This season, the GRAMMY-award winning sextet, Eighth Blackbird, returns to our stages for two thrilling performances. Read More

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Jun
10

Samara Joy, winner of the 2023 Best New Artist and Best Vocal Jazz Album GRAMMYs, performing at Shannon Hall in May 2023. Read More

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Jun
7

Photo Credit: Andy Manis For many music fans, commemorating the memory of an amazing concert means one thing: merch. Read More

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Jun
4

Madison Jazz Festival 2024 at the Terrace is right around the corner on June 15-16, and this year’s lineup at the Memorial Union Terrace is totally free!  We’re pretty jazzed (Sorry,… Read More

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May
8

Photo credit: Andy Manis By Charlie Pingel As the sun shines brighter, brats sizzle on the grill, and Terrace sunburst chairs fill with people, our outdoor dining and entertainment destination Memorial Union… Read More

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May
8

By Amanda Stezenski The Wisconsin Union Theater’s Classical Series, originally named the Concert Series, is celebrating its 105th season. Read More

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Apr
9

Photo Credit: Amadou Kromah By Amanda Stezenski Stepping out onto the stage and delivering a captivating performance demands more than just talent. Read More

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Apr
9

Photo Credit: Jati Lindsay By Charlie Pingel With six GRAMMY nominations and a rich heritage rooted in West African and New Orleanian culture, Chief Adjuah's transformative blend of genres and influences, known… Read More

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Mar
21

By Lenah Helmke Every year, the Wisconsin Union Theater (WUT) team hosts countless performances. Read More

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Mar
20

While the artist on stage may seem like the star of the show, the audience also plays a key role in a successful performance. Read More

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