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Mary Langenfeld

In India, cricket is more than a sport — it’s practically a religion. And for members of Madison’s immigrant community, a new-and-improved cricket pitch in Reindahl Park is a lifeline and a connection to their cultural past. more

Jun 9, 2016 5:00 AM Snapshot 1 Comments

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Chris Collins

An Isthmus writer gets a quick role change when he is asked to moderate two panels at Wizard World Madison convention. Aaron R. Conklin finds it’s different on the other side of the fans’ adoration. more

Apr 11, 2016 4:00 PM A & E

This year’s Wizard World Comic Con offers a chance to reconnect with one of our own: Mike Baron, the two-time Eisner-winning comic book writer who called Madison home in the 1980s and ’90s and was a contributing writer to Isthmus. more

Apr 7, 2016 5:00 AM A & E

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Katrin Talbot

The virtuosity of pianist Christopher Taylor, a nationally acclaimed star of the UW School of Music faculty, is juxtaposed with orchestral majesty in one of the season’s finest offerings from the Madison Symphony Orchestra (MSO). more

Apr 11, 2015 1:25 PM Stage

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Andrew Weeks

Madison Ballet’s elaborate and stunning production of “Cinderella” showcases Madison’s finest dancers, enchanting audiences of all ages. more

Mar 29, 2015 1:26 PM Stage

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Chris Collins

It's a pretty safe bet that Paul Soglin never expected his mayoral campaign to include sharing a stage with Groot, Lando Calrissian and Chad Vader, but there he is, sandwiched between a remarkably accurate cosplay version of Marvel's regenerating ali more

Feb 9, 2015 12:08 AM A & E