Music Theater of Madison

Four spectacular women deliver a dynamic punk-rock version of the story of the woman accused of killing her father and stepmother. “Lizzie” is at the Fredric March Play Circle through Aug. 26. more

Aug 18, 2017 4:35 PM Stage

It’s not a typical holiday musical by any stretch of the imagination. Music Theatre of Madison’s production of “Striking 12” is a modern musical riff on the saddest of Christmas stories: Han Christian Andersen’s “The Little Match Girl.” more

Dec 20, 2016 1:12 PM Stage


Rhetta Hanson-Cook

Music Theatre of Madison is dedicated to bringing “the weird stuff” to Madison musical theater audiences. The company delivers on that promise with “A New Brain,” a delightful dark comedy based on the composer’s real-life experiences. more

Jul 9, 2016 3:15 PM Stage


Dan Myers

A military wife is desperate for someone to talk to about war, love and loss, and the audience at Lakeside Street Coffee House serves that role. This intimate show is the Midwestern debut of “Arlington,” which runs at the café through May 7. more

Apr 29, 2016 3:25 PM Stage


Dan Myers

It makes sense for Music Theatre of Madison to stage the drag-friendly farce, “La Cage Aux Folles,” at a real nightclub. The show has great moments, but the space at Five Nightclub presented real challenges on opening night. more

Feb 6, 2016 3:10 PM Stage


Dan Myers

​Music Theatre of Madison is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its founding with a free Festival of New Musicals staged at unconventional venues. more

Sep 2, 2015 3:00 PM Stage

The musical "Nine," produced by Music Theater of Madison, gives audiences a front-row seat to a parade of female tropes, as the main character, the famous Italian director Guido Contini, turns 40 and has nervous breakdown. more

Jul 26, 2015 1:00 PM Stage