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A Shakespearean Love Affair

APT founders Randall Duk Kim and Anne Occhiogrosso return to Madison for a one-night only performance of “The Pleasure of His Company: Our Love Affair with William Shakespeare and the First Folio” at the Union Theater on Oct. 21.



Fall means it’s time to keep your toesies cozy. more

Oct 20, 2016 5:00 AM Emphasis 1 Comments


Candice Wagener

A Woman’s Touch celebrates its 20th anniversary. The ground-breaking sex-positive shop has been a pioneer in safe products and education. more

Oct 20, 2016 5:00 AM Emphasis

“Beading Culture,” an exhibit at the James Watrous Gallery, is a brilliant revival of an Iroquois tradition, updated by citizens of the Oneida Nation. It runs through Nov. 6. more

Oct 20, 2016 5:00 AM ARTS & CULTURE

Known for his early 2000s single “Party Hard,“ rocker Andrew W.K. has become something of a “party philosopher” in the last decade. He has a solution for Americans frustrated with the current political climate. Bet you can guess what it involves…. more

Oct 20, 2016 5:00 AM Stage

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The Wisconsin Badgers football team shouldn’t take comfort in the fact that they came close to winning against Ohio State. The team needs to focus to avoid losses like Saturday’s overtime defeat. more

Oct 20, 2016 5:00 AM Sports

Social commentator and founder of the influential literary journal n+1 Mark Greif is in Madison for the Wisconsin Book Festival. He stops at the Central Library on Oct. 22 to read from “Against Everything.” more

Oct 19, 2016 1:45 PM Books

Along with the weightier fare, the Wisconsin Book Festival is also teeming with authors of entertaining reads. Mike Popke previews his top picks for sports and recreation books — along with a few quirky additions. more

Oct 13, 2016 5:00 AM Books

From favorites Jane Hamilton and Jennifer Chiaverini to festival newbies, the Wisconsin Book Festival puts women authors center stage. more

Oct 13, 2016 5:00 AM Books

Bill Lueders takes a look at some serious authors tackling some weighty topics at this year’s Wisconsin Book Festival. more

Oct 13, 2016 5:00 AM Books


Beth Skogen

The list of choreographers for Liz Sexe’s “TWO: exploring duos” is a who’s who of Madison’s female choreographers. The show plays Oct. 15 at Madison Circus Space. more

Oct 13, 2016 5:00 AM Stage


Carolyn Fath

Have you seen the new rock garden on Baldwin Street? It’s actually a crevice garden created by homeowner Ryan Henke. more

Oct 13, 2016 5:00 AM Emphasis


Erica Krug

New digs created a need for a new meditation room for Kadampa Meditation Center Madison. They celebrate October 14-16 with guest talks from Gen-la Kelsang Jampa. more

Oct 13, 2016 5:00 AM Emphasis



Día de Fútbol comes to Breese Stevens. Gerardo Torrado will appear; all-star teams United Football Club and the Madison Blues will face each other in a 2 p.m. match. more

Oct 13, 2016 5:00 AM Sports


Laura Kwait Glazer

It’s not just a slick advertisement for expensive dolls: Children’s Theater of Madison’s remount of “American Girls Revue” is a strong piece of theater, with plenty of important lessons for girls growing up today. more

Oct 11, 2016 4:12 PM Stage

Come out Friday night for a gallery event showcasing artists of color and social justice-themed art, organized by a diversity-driven entertainment company, catered by a black-owned restaurant, hosted by a nonprofit that promotes equality. more

Oct 7, 2016 12:39 PM ARTS & CULTURE



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