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Shakespeare to open MTG's 72nd Season

Opening Friday, September 8 - see this wonderfully imagined revenge play... Think Game of Thrones by William Shakespeare!  

Purchase tickets online or call 608-661-9696.


From Awkward Spaces runs August 17 - 19

Preview our playbill!  This show, written by Madison playwrights Brendon Smith and Suzan Kurry, tells the Bartell's origin story in this, the theatre's 20th anniversary season!  


See From Awkward Spaces

August 17- 19 at the Bartell Theatre - only 4 performances - see the story of the Bartell's founding 20 years ago as the Bartell kicks off its 20th Anniversary season and an endowment fundraising campaign!  Be part of history!! Get your tickets now!