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Frandu’s Death Party

Frandutopia, the morbidly funny, multi-volume chef-d'oeuvre of local comedian Frandu Smith (The Adaptors), has hit the Madison stage five times before, delighting audiences with its passion, drama and human touch. This year, the hilarious Nick Hart (Conan) returns to feature at Frandutopia's sixth episode: Frandu's Death Party!


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Tomorrow at 7:00pm

A Nutcracker Masquerade

Join us for a contemporary retelling of The Nutcracker with Tchaikovsky’s beloved score. When Clara receives a nutcracker on Christmas Eve, her dreams take her on a grand adventure. Follow Clara and her Nutcracker Prince to the wondrous Land of Sweets, Land of Amusements, and Land of Flowers where a fantastic cast of characters awaits. Meet the Sugar Plum Fairy, mischievous mice, brave toy soldiers, and so many more! Dozens of local young performers join Dansu Dance Company onstage for these holiday performances. It’s a spectacular holiday treat for the entire family!

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Fri, Dec 9th at 6:30pm

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113 E Mifflin St

Madison, WI 53703

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Escape from Happiness Auditions

First Audition

Mon, Jan 30th at 7:00pm


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Sat, Dec 31st at 8:00pm

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Fri, Jan 20th at 7:30pm


Bad in Bed (A Fairy Tale)

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Fri, Mar 3rd at 7:30pm

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Hedwig & the Angry Inch

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Fri, Mar 10th at 7:30pm

Escape from Happiness

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Fri, Mar 24th at 7:30pm

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Sondheim on Sondheim

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Fri, Mar 31st at 7:30pm

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Hush The Waves

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Fri, Apr 21st at 7:30pm



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Fri, Apr 28th at 7:30pm

Moon Over Buffalo

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Fri, May 12th at 7:30pm

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