Sports & Entertainment

Evers directs DHS to limit indoor public gatherings

Gov. Tony Evers today directed Department of Health Services (DHS) Secretary-designee Andrea Palm to issue Emergency Order No. 3 limiting public gatherings to no more than 25% of a room or building’s total occupancy.

Overture names new board members

Overture Center’s Foundation Board of Directors has named five new members to the board and rotated off five existing members.

Overture announces virtual concert series

Overture Center for the Arts will present a three-part virtual concert series, “Live from the West Side: Women of Broadway” featuring Patti LuPone on Oct. 24, Laura Benanti on Nov. 14, and Vanessa Williams on Dec. 5.

Madison entertainment promoter lays off 39

In a letter to the Department of Workforce Development, Frank Productions outlined the laying off of 39 employees at five company locations including The Sylvee, the Orpheum, and the Majestic live entertainment venues.

Madison Capitols suspend season

The Madison Capitols junior hockey team is putting a hold on the 2020–21 United States Hockey League season because of public health restrictions in Dane County caused by COVID-19.

Popular ski show to close permanently

The Tommy Bartlett Show in Wisconsin Dells has announced it will permanently close due in most part to financial losses from the canceled 2020 season.

New Brewers ballpark logo announced

American Family Insurance has unveiled the new logo identity for the Milwaukee Brewers ballpark to be renamed American Family Field beginning Jan. 1, 2021.

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