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The Orpheum Theater Legendary Venue, Epic Events!

Located in the heart of downtown Madison, the iconic Orpheum Theater has been a centerpiece of the community since 1927, originally featuring Vaudeville shows and movies, and has gained entry on the “National Register of Historic Places” in Wisconsin. This incredible venue now showcases amazing live concerts, national touring comedy acts and spectacular private events. The art deco exterior and extravagant French Renaissance interior make the space sophisticated, classic and cutting edge. This setting is the perfect location to host your next corporate event, private concert, wedding, reception, fundraiser or business meeting. Accommodating 25 to 2,000 guests, the Orpheum is 1.3 miles from Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center and 2.7 miles from the Alliant Energy Center. Our talented staff handles every detail, so you don’t have to!

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Venue Spaces Overview

Venue Spaces Overview

With access to the world’s greatest musical entertainment, full-service event production, state-of-the-art lighting and sound, custom menus and mixology, this 25,00 square foot venue will exceed expectations of even the most discerning guest. Celebrate your brand in style with your name in lights on the venue’s original marquee, showcasing a brand-new replica of the historic theatre’s original Orpheum blade sign. Featuring three unique spaces, from the intimate Apollo Room to the spacious multi-level theater, The Orpheum Theater has an atmosphere that celebrates extraordinary hospitality and service.

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live entertainment

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Food & Beverage

  • Custom Menus & Offerings
  • Specialty Beverages & Mixology
  • Traditional & Unique Presentations
  • Exclusive Culinary Partners

Entertainment & Production

  • Personalized Event Planning
  • Full-Service Event Production
  • Live Entertainment Bookings
  • State-of-the-Art Lighting & Sound

Event Enhancements

  • Branded Merchandise
  • Personalized Gobo Lights
  • Interactive Entertainment Installments
  • Creative & Customized Décor