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The Wisconsin Union Theater typically announces the new season in May of each year. You are welcome to use any of the information below to promote and cover stories about the season performances, artists and events. Please contact Esty Dinur, Communications, Community Relations and Publicity Director if you have any questions.

 

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March 2

Wisconsin Union Theater Celebrates the Concert Series’ 100th Anniversary

Wisconsin Union Theater Celebrates the Concert Series’ 100th Anniversary

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February 18

2019 Grammy Winner Apollo’s Fire to Revive Early Music in Shannon Hall

2019 Grammy Winner Apollo’s Fire to Revive Early Music in Shannon Hall

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February 8

The Real Thing: the Pedrito Martinez Group to Bring Cuban Music to the Play Circle

The Real Thing: the Pedrito Martinez Group to Bring Cuban Music to the Play Circle

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February 5

The Chieftains: Irish Tradition with a Modern Twist

The Chieftains: Irish Tradition with a Modern Twist

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February 5

Grammy-Nominated African-American Quintet Imani Winds to Play in Shannon Hall

Grammy-Nominated African-American Quintet Imani Winds to Play in Shannon Hall

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February 5

John McCutcheon to Honor Pete Seeger’s 100th Birthday at Play Circle

John McCutcheon to Honor Pete Seeger’s 100th Birthday at Play Circle

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December 14

Hilarious Podcast Celebrates the Best of the Worst in Cinema

The Wisconsin Union Theater welcomes Flop House Podcast on Saturday, 01/26/18 at 8pm in Shannon Hall.

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March 6

THE WISCONSIN UNION THEATER ANNOUNCES ITS 2018-2019 CONCERT SERIES

The Wisconsin Union Theater announces the 99th annual Concert Series. For almost 100 years this series, the longest running in the Midwest, has included the world’s best musical artists of...

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January 5

Becca Stevens in a Valentine’s Day show

The Wisconsin Union Theater welcomes Becca Stevens to the Fredric March Play Circle on Wednesday,February14at 8pm for a Valentine’s Day performance.

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September 8

Updates to Madison World Music Festival Schedule

We regret to announce that due to difficulties in receiving visas, Trio Brasileiro had to cancel its US tour and its concert during the festival.

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September 8

Tanya Tagaq Returns to the Wisconsin Union Theater with “Retribution”

The great Inuit singer and performance artist Tanya Tagaq returns to the Wisconsin Union Theater with her “Retribution” program, this season’s most unusual performance.

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September 8

Woodstock Veteran Arlo Guthrie Brings The Re:Generation Tour to The Wisconsin Union Theater

The Wisconsin Union Theater will welcome Arlo Guthrie: The Re:Generation Tour to Shannon Hall on Thursday, October 5, 2017, at 8:00 pm. Daughter Sarah Lee and son Abe tour with Arlo.

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September 8

Lizzo: Up-and-Coming Superstar Comes to Shannon Hall

The Wisconsin Union Theater is thrilled to announce that Lizzo will perform in Shannon Hall on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017, at 8:00 pm.

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September 8

Tickets for 2017-2018 Wisconsin Union Theater Season

Tickets Available for Wisconsin Union Theater 2017-2-18 Season. Additional Shows Announced

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May 22

Summer Serenades: Free Sunday Concerts on the Terrace

The Wisconsin Union Theater is bringing classical music to the Memorial Union Terrace with its just-announced Summer Serenades series.

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April 27

2017-2018 Season Announced by Wisconsin Union Theater

The Wisconsin Union Theater is thrilled to announce its lineup for the 2017-2018 Season. Once again we offer a mix of the up and coming, and some of the...

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April 24

Arlo Guthrie and his Children Return to Shannon Hall

PLAYING ALONGSIDE HIS CHILDREN, ABE & SARAH LEE GUTHRIE

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