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Craft Your Perfect Evening at Art Zone
Jul12

Craft Your Perfect Evening at Art Zone

You don’t have to be the next Monet or Vincent van Gogh to create your own masterpiece this summer: Join other Terrace-goers at Wheelhouse Studios’ Terrace Art Zone for free art making/crafting every Wednesday evening. Each week features a new exciting craft to take part in, ranging from decorating your own trucker hat to designing handmade journals. Rain on the radar? No problem, the scheduled craft would be moved just inside in...

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Your Summer at the Memorial Union Terrace
Jul06

Your Summer at the Memorial Union Terrace

It’s finally summer. The warm weather is here, and the Memorial Union Terrace is open. And, while you probably don’t need any help to enjoy stunning views and almost daily free programming, here are some Terrace traditions to add to your summer bucket list: Climb into the giant sunburst chair. What’s better than a sunburst chair? A giant sunburst chair. Capture your experience for a lifetime with a photo of you on giant version of the...

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Wisconsin Union Theater Partnership Composes New Classical Music Series at the Terrace
Jun15

Wisconsin Union Theater Partnership Composes New Classical Music Series at the Terrace

Sundays at the Terrace are about to become even more fun as we kick off our new classical music series. “Summer Serenades” will feature multiple classical chamber musicians throughout the summer through a partnership with the Allen Centennial Garden’s “Summer Sundays in the Garden series.” The concert series, supported by the Bill & Char Johnson Classical Music Series Fund, includes a mix of all Madison-area performers. Concerts...

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Brush Up on Your Painting Skills at ‘Paint to Music’
Apr12

Brush Up on Your Painting Skills at ‘Paint to Music’

The Wisconsin Union’s free Paint to Music event May 5 will be a picture-perfect experience for all members. As a part of Free Art Friday hosted by Wheelhouse Studios, all participants will be given the opportunity to use acrylic paints and canvas to paint their own, unique reaction to music by the Ben Ferris Quartet. “The theme is improvisation and flow, let the music tell you what to paint, what colors to use and let the final...

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Directress Film Festival Showcases Female-Directed Movies
Mar15

Directress Film Festival Showcases Female-Directed Movies

From March 8 – 12 , the WUD Film Committee recognized Women’s History Month through its first Directress Film Festival, which showcased 13 female-directed movies throughout the weekend. In 2016, only six percent of the 250 top grossing films were directed by women, a statistic that has sat largely unchanged over the past decade, according to associate director of festival programming for WUD Film Kate Zellmer. “Women are grossly...

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Wheelhouse Studios Creates Fun Spring Break Stay-cation Plans
Feb16

Wheelhouse Studios Creates Fun Spring Break Stay-cation Plans

  Planning a stay-cation in Madison over spring break? Don’t waste the week away, head over to Wheelhouse Studios in Memorial Union for special course offerings that last all week long. The studio will be open 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 20-23 and feature fun crafts  anyone 18+ will enjoy. Below is each event with the discounted Union member price: Monday 3/20: Ceramic Hand-building/Tiles [$12.50] Tuesday 3/21: Glass Meets...

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