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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!

Mar
20

The Wisconsin Union Theater (WUT) is home to two unique performance spaces: Shannon Hall and the Play Circle Theater. Read More

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Mar
20

By Amanda Stezenski More than 86 years ago, the Wisconsin Union Theater (WUT) opened its doors to the public with an illustrious performance of Shakespeare’s “The Taming of The Shrew,” starring… Read More

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Mar
5

If you’ve rented a Wisconsin Union Theater space in the past year, you’ve probably met the incredibly kind, talented and humble Zane Enloe, the Wisconsin Union Theater’s (WUT) production manager. Read More

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Oct
24

There’s reading poetry, attending a poetry reading, and then there’s attending a poetry slam. Read More

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Sep
21

By Erika Stevens “Musicians of outstanding ability are such an important part of our culture. But they are like flowers that must bloom at a particular time. Read More

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Sep
21

By Amanda Stezenski The 2023-2024 Classical Series features today’s best young talent, including Sheku Kanneh-Mason, age 24, and Isidore String Quartet, ages 22-24, along with virtuosi with decades of performance experience.… Read More

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Sep
21

The mission of the Wisconsin Union Theater (WUT) is to present, promote, and cultivate a lifelong appreciation of the performing arts among University of Wisconsin–Madison students. Read More

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Sep
21

We are thrilled to report that two departments within the Wisconsin Union have received grants to support upcoming programming that enriches Madison’s larger community. Read More

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Jul
6

As patrons of the Wisconsin Union Theater (WUT), we hope the performing arts have been an outlet for you to find joy, connect with others and tap into your creative… Read More

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Jul
6

One of the best things about the performing arts is that no two performances are alike. Read More

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