MadStage Theater, Dance and Comedy Links
This site is provided as a free service. If you'd like to help spread the word, please link to our site from yours and mention it in your programs and mailings! If you find it useful and would like to help make it even an even more effective tool for promoting theater, dance and comedy in Wisconsin, contributions will be applied toward development and maintenance expenses and publicity for the site.
To add your link to this page, email it, with a short description of your site and an indication of the category for which you wish it to be considered.
- Wisconsin Theater Companies
- Wisconsin Dance Companies
- Wisconsin Comedy and Improv Companies
- Wisconsin Performing Arts Schools
- Wisconsin performance-related sites
- Theater Sites Elsewhere
- Performance-related sites Elsewhere
- Sites that link to MadStage!
Wisconsin Theater Companies
Wisconsin Dance Companies
Wisconsin Comedy and Improv Companies
Wisconsin Performing Arts Schools
Wisconsin Performing Arts Venues
Wisconsin performance-related sites
- Arts on Campus - Performing arts at UW-Madison
- Arts Wisconsin - Promotes and advises artists, performers and arts organizations throughout Wisconsin
- The Borderline Arts Coalition - a group of arts organizations dedicated to spreading the enjoyment of the arts along the Illinois - Wisconsin border from Freeport, Illinois to Monroe, Wisconsin, and all points in-between.
- Chippewa Valley Cultural Association
- Dane101 (Dane County collaborative blog that covers the arts and other topics)
- Directory of Wisconsin Theatres & Organizations
- Jodi Cohen (solo performance artist, improv group director)
- Electronic Theatre Controls, Inc.
- Eau Claire Regional Arts Center
- Footlights (Chicago, Milwaukee and Madison theater)
- FoxArts.Net - Theater Information for northeastern Wisconsin
- Friends of the Performing Arts Center (Middleton)
- The Gerald A. Bartell Community Theater Foundation
- Grand Stage - specialize in lighting, rigging, curtains, etc. Office in Milwaukee.
- Jerod Howard - actor with Arlene Wilson Talent, Milwaukee
- John S. Hyatt and Associates - Custom Theatrical Services
- Isthmus - The Daily Page - Theater and Dance listings for this week
- Isthmus - The Daily Page - Audition listings for this week and other arts notes
- Laura Malischke Photography - Headshots and modeling shoots
- Madison Civic Center - Touring theatrical productions, etc.
- Madison Stagehands and Projectionists - IATSE Local #251. Theatrical production, concert, convention, and event services.
- MadPoetry.org - Poetry performances in Madison
- The Madtown Lounge - A general entertainment site for Madison, WI
- Mallatt Pharmacy - Theater Makeup, Etc. - 10% off to all theater groups
- Northern Lights Productions - a production and rental house providing tech support and equipment for the sound and lighting industry. Office in Hartford.
- On the Aisle - Lindsay Christians' Madison performing arts blog.
- Overture Foundation Site
- Precipice, the Show
- RussellLaw - Legal Services for the Arts
- Schauer Arts and Activities Center - Developing, Supporting, and Promoting the Arts in Hartford, Wisconsin
- Set Designs By Frank Schneeberger and Angelina Paoli
- Sound of Madison - a ladies' barbershop group in Madison
- Toad Hall Productions - Theater website developer. Want to get your company online? Try Toad Hall!
- Theater Bus - Enriches the quality of life for all adults over 55 residing in the greater Madison community by providing safe, affordable, escorted outings to theatrical, cultural and social events.
- The Theater Community promotes locally produced live theater in Central Wisconsin with audition announcements, show dates and times, and links to local theater groups and theater resources.
- Theatre Wisconsin - An alliance of nonprofit professional theatres in Wisconsin
- United Performing Arts Fund, based in Milwaukee
- Whitewater Arts Alliance - Supports, promotes, and develops the visual and performing arts in the Whitewater area.
- The United Arts Alliance - Supports excellence in area performing and fine arts, encourages participation and appreciation of the arts, and encourages development of a civic/arts center for Janesville.
- Verona Area Performing Arts Series - Presents four concert artist performances a year.
- Elizabeth Whitney - Milwaukee performer
- Wisconsin Arts Board
- Wisconsin Assembly for Local Arts
- Wisconsin Association of Community Theatre
- Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra
- Wisconsin Children's Performers Directory
- Wisconsin High School Theatre Festival - A three day theatre experience for high school students and teachers. The festival consists of educational theatre workshops, the Forensic One-Act play competition, and evening events.
- Wis-Kino Madison filmmaking collaborative
Theater Sites Elsewhere
- Aesthetic Realism Theater Company in New York City - The Aesthetic Realism Theatre Company presents a new way of seeing drama, comedy, and musical theatre as explained by American poet and critic Eli Siegel.
- Amateur Dramatics and Operatics
- American Association of Community Theatre
- American Theater Web
- Bethany Playhouse, Bethany, CT
- The Broadway Theatre of Pitman - A performing arts beacon in Pitman, New Jersey, presenting Broadway plays, musicals and movies.
- Chanhassen Dinner Theatres
- Columbia Gorge School of Theatre/Repertory Theatre
- The Community Theater Greenroom - The home of professional amateurs - Community Theater Actors, Directors, Board Members and Crew
- Curtain Call Connecticut
- Custom Circus - A nomad company working mostly in south of Europe. Above all, we love Freedom, Acting, Rhythm and Juggling images from the Past with Avant Guarde signs.
- Fort Smith Little Theatre, Fort Smith, Arkansas
- Joey Arminio & "The Family" - a travelling showband
- International University “Global Theatre Experience” (IUGTE)
- London Arts Discovery
- Minneapolis Children's Theatre
- Moscow Ballet's The Nutcracker - American tour auditions
- The Network of Ensemble Theaters (NET) is a consortium of North America's permanent ensemble companies.
- New England
- Northern Illinois
- Orange Park, FL
- Random Acts - The very best Midwest Musical Murder Mysteries in Indiana, Michigan and Ohio.
- Shadow Lawn Stage - The summer Professional Theatre of Monmouth University in West Long Branch, New Jersey.
- The Stage - The UK's entertainment trade weekly
- US Children's Theaters
- Winnetka Theatre - Des Plaines, IL
Performance-related sites elsewhere
Note: Links to script source sites have been moved to the new Playwrights and Scripts page...
- The Academy of Art University film school - offers on campus and online film degree courses in directing, producing, acting, screenwriting and more.
- ActingResume.com - create your resume in minutes. Guidance is provided every step of the way, tips for those who are new to the Industry, unlimited updates and much more.
- Acting Magazine - The Ultimate Guide to Acting
- American Association of Community Theatre
- Angstrom Lighting - A full-service lighting and special effects supplier that rents, sells and services lighting equipment for corporate and special events, theater, trade shows, schools, churches, architectural applications and film. Angstrom Lighting also offers production design, installation & consultation services.
- Arjan's Show-Biz Centre - Theatrical make-up made by Kryolan, special effects, pyrotechnics, fake teeth, magic tricks, confetti cannons, Spider-flex backdrops and many other cool products. World-wide mail-order service.
- ArtAge Publications - Promotes the growth of senior theatre--providing books, education and inspiration about this new field of the performing arts.
- ArtsLynx - Arts Links to Theatre, Dance, Music, and more
- Arts Books - A world-wide retailer of products relating to the performing arts. Specialises in all the performing arts, from ballet and ballroom to contemporary dance, opera, mime, drama and musical theater.
- Ascending Star Dance
- Benefis Ballet Shop - Manufacturers of a great variety of ballet costumes, rehearsal dancewear, carnival costumes and ballet accessories.
- The Chicago Flyhouse - Chicago-based company providing nationwide rigging services. Specializing in theatrical rigging, including custom performer flying and scenic flying effects, rigging consultation, design, renovation, inspection, repairs,new installations, focus tracks, and fall protection.
- ConcertTour.org - Info on concert tours nationwide, including Madison and Milwaukee in Wisconsin.
- The Dramatic Exchange
- Jelliroll Publishing - Monologues, DVDs and Books for Actors.
- KidStage - Provides 4-17 year old students the opportunity to have their lives enriched through the performing arts.
- Mike Canale Photography - Specializing for 20+ years in providing the Chicago/Wisconsin/Indiana area with High Quality Headshots for actors, singers, dancers & models as well as professionals in academia, business, the performing arts.
- Moustaches, etc.
- New York Film Academy - MFA Filmmaking in New York Film Academy.
- Performing Arts Supply
- Playbill On-Line
- Renaissance Artist - Your custom soft sculpture designers. Our team can design that memorable puppet for that special youth or adult that is young at heart, and we can make the perfect performance puppet for the Professional Puppeteer.
- SECOA - The Stage Equipment Company
- ShakeSpirit.com - Shakespeare Gifts and Resources - Beautiful & Affordable Busts of the Bard. Unique holiday gift selections for Interior Design, Students, Educators, Graduates, Lbrarians and Theatre folk.
- The Thearter Store - The Thearter Store has the best selection of Performing Arts Books, Theater Products and Theatre Tickets
- Theatre Logos Agency licenses artwork — in many cases the original Broadway, Off-Broadway or West End artwork — for promotional use in connection with your production.
- Theater Mania
- Theatre Central
- Theatre on a Shoestring
- Theatre Salon - Wigs, eye lashes, chest hair, moustaches, beards, eyelid jewels, hair extensions and much much more.
- theMTpit - an organization dedicated to providing a Broadway-like musical experience for High Schools and Community Theaters that are unable, due to finances, talent pool, or space to provide a live orchestra. (Mention that you found them here on MadStage.com, and we'll get a referral fee!)
- TicketCreator - Computer program to print tickets for your events on your own PC.
- Ticket Turtle - Integrated online ticketing/marketing database. Created especially for small/medium-sized theatres. Laura Lewis-Barr, Midwest Rep, 630-531-0000, email@example.com.
Sites that link to MadStage (but aren't listed above!)
(Thanks for your support! If we've missed you, let me know...)
- Madison Mall
- Madison Online
- Madison Public Library
- Juliet and Her Romeo in the New Millennium - A modern English film version of Romeo and Juliet, celebrating the bawdy spirit and clever wordplay of Shakespeare's original text.
- Tona Williams - Bigbite Productions
- Miller Park Hotels - Find hotels near Miller Park Milwaukee - book your Miller Park hotel online and save.
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