Overture Offers Pre-Show, Themed Social Experiences for Second Season

Madison, Wis. – Overture Center for the Arts will launch second season of Get Social pre-show mixers for select shows featuring themed signature cocktails, appetizers, meet the artist opportunities and activities. Get Social tickets cost just $15 in addition to the price of your performance ticket, and if purchased together the show ticket will be discounted.

“Godfrey & Kahn is thrilled to continue its long-standing support of downtown Madison and the arts by partnering with the Overture Center in its Get Social program,” said Jed Roher, Shareholder, Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. “What a great way to connect young Madison professionals with the arts, and with this wonderful Madison institution!”

The pre-show mixer locations will include Overture Center and other local venues, all to be finalized at a later date.

2016/17 Get Social Schedule

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo • Friday, February 24, 2017 • 6 p.m.
Virtual backstage tour with the Trocks, mingle with special guests, appetizers, themed-drinks and more.

Drumline Live! • Wednesday, March 1, 2017 • 6 p.m.
Drumline demos and drumming station, appetizers, themed-drinks and more.

Trey Parker’s Cannibal! The Musical • Thursday, March 16, 2016 • 6 p.m.
8-bit Cannibal gaming, cannibal trivia, appetizers, themed-drinks and more.

Young Professionals Editions

YP editions are hosted in partnership with Madison Magnet and YNPN Madison.

The Hillbenders present The Who’s Tommy: A Bluegrass Opry• Thursday, November 10, 2016 • 6 p.m.
Speed pinball networking, appetizers, themed-drinks and more, designed for young professionals but all are welcome.

Second City Summer Blockbuster• Friday, June 2, 2017 • 6:30 p.m. • Hosted at The Madison Club
Elevator speech improv, networking, appetizers, themed-drinks and more for young professionals.

Mad City Sessions Editions

Mad City Sessions performances feature early venue access for priority seating.

Wheelhouse & The People Brothers Band • Thursday, November 17, 2016 • 6:30 p.m.
Wheelhouse Whiskey tasting, mingling with the bands, appetizers, themed-drinks and more.

Oh My Love & Modern Mod • Thursday, January 12, 2017 • 6:30 p.m.
Madison music legends trivia, Rokker Vodka tasting, mingling with the bands, appetizers, themed-drinks and more.

Lo Marie & Grupo Candela Band • Thursday, April 13, 2017 • 6:30 p.m.
Drop in salsa dancing, mingling with the bands, appetizers, themed-drinks and more.

Broadway Editions

Broadway editions offer buyers access to purchase tickets before they are on sale to the public.

The Book of Mormon• Thursday, May 11, 2017 • 6 p.m.
Activities, appetizers, drinks and more.

Beautiful – The Carole King Musical • Thursday, June 15, 2017 • 6 p.m.
Name that Carole King tune, match your song personality game, appetizers, themed-drinks and more.

The best way to purchase tickets for Get Social is online beginning at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 27.

They are also available in person at Overture Center at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 27 (doors open at 8:00 a.m.) or by phone at 608.258.4141 starting at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 27.

Overture’s Get Social is presented by Godfrey & Kahn, S.C.

Overture Center for the Arts in Madison, Wisconsin features seven state-of-the-art performance spaces and five galleries where national and international touring artists, ten resident companies, and hundreds of local artists engage nearly half a million people in educational and artistic experiences each year.

Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. has more than 160 lawyers and is one of Wisconsin’s leading business law firms. Founded in 1957, Godfrey & Kahn maintains offices in Madison, Milwaukee, Appleton, Green Bay and Waukesha, Wis.; and Washington, DC.

Broadway Across America is part of The John Gore Organization family of companies, which includes, under the supervision of John Gore (Owner & CEO). Current and past productions include On Your Feet!, Fiddler on the Roof, Shuffle Along, Beautiful, Finding Neverland, Million Dollar Quartet, Hairspray, and The Producers.;


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