From the company that produced last summer’s Voices of a People’s History of the United States comes ELECT MORE VARIETY SHOWS!, featuring short satirical political plays, poems, and songs that together create a celebratory skewering of culture in Madison and the rest of the world.  Among the many offerings are All Things Reconsidered by Glen Frieden and Open for Business by KC Davis. Andy Gricevich will return as musical director/leader of the house band.  The ensemble cast is made up of talented local actors and performers.  Please join us for an evening of fun!

ELECT MORE VARIETY SHOWS! will run Thursdays through Saturdays, July 17-19 & 24-26 at 8 p.m. at Broom Street Theatre.

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Nottingham!From Doug Reed, the playwright who brought you The Lamentable Tragedie of Scott Walker, comes a new play full of Song, Dance and Derring Do!  Nottingham! is an audience immersive experience where the audience becomes part of the story. Audience Participation Not Required! Fun For The Bold! Safe For The Shy! The show is 70 minutes of interactive fun that asks the question what happens after Robin Hood returns the kingdom to King Richard and realizes that his hero is not who he seems to be. Accommodation will be provided for those who cannot stand for 70 minutes.

Our cast features the talents of Christina Beller, William Bolz ,Kate Boomsma, Christen Cook, Dunes, Jay Gabel, Sara Beth Hahner, Annie Jay, Clarice Lafayette, Joseph Lutz, Donnovan Moen , Petra Wakker, Bob Moore and Doug Reed ...

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Delicious Festival at Broom Street

kelly festival_card 2014-07-29Delicious Festival at Broom Street
Four original shows in 4 consecutive weeks.  Every Saturday in September, 8 Madison writer/performers will assemble to conceive, write, rehearse and perform an original one-hour comedy-variety show in a single week.
Every week is a new show!
  • Elephant in the Room Sept 12 & 13
  • Noir Sept 19 & 20
  • Privacy/Surveillance Sept 26 & 27
  • Musical Library Oct 3 & 4
Show times are Fridays 8 & 10 pm and Saturday at 8 pm every week
$11 Admission or $36 for a 4-week Festival Pass | Follow @arewedelicious for more Festival news

Delicious Festival TRAILER from Rob Matsushita on Vimeo.

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A Matter of Legacy

AMoL-Poster-WebAll must pay a price to achieve the thing they want most, but in a time of conflict, is the cost too steep? Winding through a world of passion, magic, honor, and betrayal, this dramatic comedy explores the instinct to obtain one’s deepest desires. A steampunk musical written and directed by Malissa Petterson with music by Ceridwen Pietras and Jennie Huntoon, A Matter of Legacy asks the question: tradition or true love?

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GBC“I have a story that might interest you. They say it couldn’t happen. But it did. They say it was unbelievable. Believe it. This story is absolutely true.”
-Washington Irving

In this fractured sequel to a classic fairy tale, find out what happens “after happily ever” and the consequences of not making sure an oven door is latched securely, when BBQing a wicked witch…

For those tired of the same old Christmas carols, we offer this ditty as a holiday alternative; however, can’t guarantee your heart cockles will be warmed…

Bedelia Woods- Sarah Whelan
Timmy Finklestein – Luka Simpson
Oswald Van Hesling – Thomas Amacher
Brother – Zach James
Sister – Vanessa Vesperman

Performances: December 5-20, 2014
Performance Times: Thursday – Saturday @ 8pm, Saturdays @ 4pm


Gingerbreadcrumbs TRAILER ...

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