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Tuesday
May122015

MTG Announces its 70th Season!

Last night at the Bartell Theatre, MTG's performance venue, all of the resident companies rolled out their 2015-2016 seasons.  The entire season promises to be great fun.  This will be MTG's 70th!!  

THE BOY FRIEND opens the season, 9/11/15 - 9/26/15 in the Drury. This is a frothy send-up of 1920s musicals and is just tons of fun! Directed by Jim Chiolino; Music Direction by Justin Wilder; Choreography by Heidi Hakseth!! Auditions coming in June. WATCH for an announcement . A large cast of dancers, actors, & singers with LOTS of fun character parts!!

Sarah Ruhl's THE CLEAN HOUSE is our second show, playing 11/6 - 11/21 in the Drury. Directed by Betty Diamond. By the author of DEAD MAN'S CELL PHONE and IN THE NEXT ROOM, OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY, a funny play that is a whimsical and poignant look at class, comedy, and the true nature of love.

3/4 - 3/19/16 - MAURITIUS by Theresa Rebeck, directed by Dana Pellebon. In the Evjue. Stamp collecting is far more risky -- and funny -- than you might imagine! A nuanced and quirky dramatic comedy!

William Shakespeare's THE TEMPEST will round out MTG's season in the Drury. April 29 - May 14, 2016. Directed by Miranda Hawk! Shipwrecks, desert islands, magic, sprites, and monsters all play a part in Shakespeare's exploration of love, identity, and the limits of power!!

Thursday
Apr162015

Rave Reviews for MTG's [title of show]!

Yes - that's actually the name of the play:  "[title of show]."  Don't miss this hilarious musical about two guys writing a musical about two guys writing a musical!  How can it miss with songs like, "Two Nobodies in New York," "The Tony Award Song," and "Die, Vampire, Die!"  Tickets available NOW!  More information!

"The performance was hilarious, from the “Untitled Opening Number” onward."

"By the end of the production, I was nervous that I was laughing too loud." 

 - Conlan Carter, Isthmus

"Powerhouse vocalist Daniel Jajewski as Jeff shines the brightest in this cozy cast."

"Madison Theatre Guild is ending its season with a high note."

- Amanda Finn, Broadwayworld.com

Saturday
Mar212015

Lavinia: Madison & Beyond!

Two more performances in Madison today (Saturday, March 21 - 2:00 pm (sold out) and 7:30 pm)!  Then, March 28 in Janesville; April 11 in Wausau!  Photos by Dan Myers, Lumi Photo.