for the Arts
Home to the Madison Symphony Orchestra since it first opened in 2004, Overture Hall offers a host of amenities to concert-goers, from in-house beverage services to unique behind-the-scenes tour experiences.
Overture Center for the Arts is open during the following hours:
- Monday – Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
- Friday, 9:00 a.m – 9:00 p.m.
- Saturday, 10:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
- Sunday, 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.
Overture Hall has multiple bars throughout the venue serving beer, wine, and soft drinks before the concert and at intermission.
Overture Center for the Arts also provides the opportunity to go behind the scenes and get an inside look at some of the nation’s most stunning theaters. Free tours take place every Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Groups may schedule a tour in advance for any time during business hours. Tours must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance and are designed for ages 12 and up. Please note that the performance schedules may preclude tours from visiting certain venues.
Overture Center for the Arts has implemented additional security procedures for patrons attending events in Overture Hall. This extra step contributes to the sense of comfort and safety of all patrons. Please visit the following security page to see an outline of procedures. Please allow for a few extra pre-concert moments for bag check before entering Overture Hall.