The Orpheum Theater

216 State Street, Madison, WI 53703

 VENUE POINT OF CONTACT

Abby Polnow

6082797856

 VENUE DESCRIPTION

Built in 1926, the art deco exterior and extravagant French Renaissance interior makes The Orpheum Theater an icon in Madison’s downtown area. Originally built as a vaudeville venue and a “Movie Palace” era movie theater, The Orpheum Theater was also the first building in Wisconsin to have air conditioning. The theater currently hosts concerts, stand-up comedy shows, weddings and events.

VENUE INFORMATION

 Capacity: 

2000

 Number of Event Spaces: 

1

 Outdoor Space: 

NO

 ADA Accessible: 

YES

 Employee Makeup: 

NON-UNION EMPLOYEES

 Venue Ownership: 

VENUE BREAKDOWN

 Space Sq Ft: 

0

 Largest Capacity Space: 

2000

 Cocktail Capacity: 

500

 Theater Capacity: 

1700

 Classroom Capacity: 

N/A

 Boardroom Capacity: 

N/A

 Banquet Capacity: 

300

 VENUE CAN ACCOMMODATE

Seated Breakfast, Buffet Breakfast, Seated Lunch, Buffet Lunch, Cocktail Reception, Seated Dinner, Buffet Dinner, Panel Discussion, Theater Style Event, Live Performance w/ Stage, Late Night Event

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THE GOOD LAND COMMITTEE, INC, A 501(C)(6) ORGANIZATION.