Overture Center for the Arts is home to seven of the finest performance venues in Wisconsin. Overture provides the highest quality experience – technically, acoustically, visually and artistically – for audiences and artists. Overture is committed to presenting the finest performing arts, welcoming the best in touring performances from top Broadway shows such as The Book of Mormon to world class entertainers like Jerry Seinfeld, top dance ensembles such as Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater to popular concerts like Portugal. The Man. By presenting and working with promotion companies as well as hosting nine resident organizations Overture offers the community important, relevant and elevating artistic experiences.
• Overture Hall – 2,255 seats (2450 G/A cap)
Broadway house convertible to concert hall, stunning acoustics, abundant support spaces, Overture Concert Organ – world-class in every way.
Overture Hall technical specifications
• Capitol Theater – 1,089 seats (1274 G/A cap)
Painstakingly restored and opulent 1928 vaudeville-movie palace integrated into Overture Center, Grand Barton Theatre Organ.
Capitol Theater technical specifications
• The Playhouse – 347 seats
Intimate, urban, flexible thrust stage for all types of performance.
The Playhouse technical specifications
• Promenade Hall – 250 seats (162 fixed, 90 flexible)
Elegant, versatile, wood-paneled “black box” space for performance, lecture, reception, etc. Direct access to Promenade Terrace.
Promenade Hall technical specifications
• Rotunda Stage – ~200 seats (365 cap)
Indoor amphitheater with semi-circular bench seating surrounding small thrust stage. Located directly below Overture Center’s signature oculus.
Rotunda Stage technical specifications
• Rotunda Studio – 100 capacity (flexible seating)
Sprung maple floored “black box” space with variable configurations. Private but accessible and very chic. Great for any small event or add-on to other space rental.
Rotunda Studio technical specifications
• Wisconsin Studio – 150 capacity (flexible seating)
Sprung maple floored “black box” space with variable configurations. Light and airy with private “Juliet balcony” overlooking Overture Hall Main Lobby.
Wisconsin Studio technical specifications