COVID-19 Impact on Division of the Arts Programs

Updated April 8, 2020

The Division of the Arts has canceled upcoming events out of concern for the safety of our community due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak. This action is consistent with public health guidance to limit non-essential large gatherings. We value your support for the division and look forward to being able to gather with you at another time.

The following events have been canceled, unless otherwise noted:

  • 2020 Wisconsin Film Festival
    Thursday, April 2 – Thursday, April 9
    Note: all related events are also canceled, including Sneak Peeks and Afterglows
  • Creative Campus Tour
    Friday, April 3
    Saturday, April 4
    Friday, April 10
    Monday, April 13
    Friday, April 17
    Friday, April 24
    Thursday, April 30
    Friday, May 1
  • Behind the Beat Jazz Series
    Friday, April 10
  • Five Decades of Activism: A Conversation with Charlotte Hill O’Neal aka Mama C
    Tuesday, April 14
  • Contested Homes: Migrant Liberation Movement Suite
    Wednesday, April 15
  • POSTPONED: Resistance and Reimagination: Gender, Change and the Arts
    Friday, April 17
  •  The 14th Annual Nelson Institute Earth Day Conference
    Monday, April 20
  • POSTPONED: Conference on Migration: Latin America and the U.S.
    Monday, April 27
  • POSTPONED: 2020 Madison Early Music Festival
    July 11-18, 2020

Additional updates will be shared on our website, by email, and social media as things evolve.