Arts & Theater News

Before the holiday season gets underway, take some time to enjoy live theater and relax. These dozen shows are just a sample of what can be seen around the Madison area this month. 

Though she is self-taught, Shelbee Matis has been creating art all her life — including the artistic clothes she wears, drawing comments around Madison. Some of her latest work is featured in the one-woman show "Dresses for Women," at the Edgewood College Gallery through Sunday.

Do a Google search for the name “Bassem Youssef,” and pages of press will come up: a profile of the heart-surgeon-turned-comedian in The New Yorker, transcripts of interviews with him on public radio’s “Fresh Air,” Time magazine’s listing of Youssef among the “100 most influential people in …

Nearly 70 locations participated in fall Gallery Night on Oct. 6, from galleries, museums and cafes to hotels and dental offices. The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art organizes the event twice a year. Some locations, like Scooter Softer and HotelRED, support artists by purchasing work, whi…

Tandem Press, a printmaking studio affiliated with the University of Wisconsin-Madison's art department, launched its Partners in Prints program in summer 2016. In September of that year, Tandem revealed a work by master printmaker Dan Rizzie called "Doty's Robin." This year's piece, created…

Don't fall behind on the season's newest performances! Between the start to Overture Center for the Arts' 2017-18 touring Broadway line-up to spooky tales at the Bartell, there is plenty to see besides the changing leaves.