Arts Crawl highlights a collection of arts events held over several days in the arts departments and co-curricular arts units at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Arts Crawl is an opportunity to have creative arts experiences, which may take the form of demonstrations and workshops, as well as the chance to visit arts classes, lectures, talks, performances, exhibitions, and rehearsals. Presented in partnership with the Line Breaks Festival (April 1-2).
The Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives is bringing the 15th annual Line Breaks Hip Hop Theater Festival to Madison on April 1-2 at the Overture Center for the Arts in a multi-day showcase bridging campus, …
Lady C will lead a free hour-long Popping masterclass, followed by a 30-minute Q&A with Michele Byrd-McPhee (Fall 2020 Interdisciplinary Artist-in-Residence), and dance professor Duane Lee Holland, Jr.
To celebrate International Women’s Day, Lady C will join Fall 2020 Interdisciplinary Artist-in-Residence Michele Byrd-McPhee to continue Michele’s Madison Mondays series.
In “Advancing Hip Hop as a Path Toward Equity,” hip hop artists, scholars, and educators will share artistic representations, discuss connections between hip hop and youth-led movements for Black lives, and share proven practices in hip hop education as paths toward youth empowerment and equity.
THE HARVEST is an an evening of Hip-Hop theater and concert dance through the fundamentals and lens of Hip-Hop culture.
The Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI)’s Just Bust! is Madison’s longest running open mic and is being hosted virtually for the fall. Stacey “Flygirrl” Wilson will provide a time lapse video of her creating artwork. Stacey is a guest artist of Michele Byrd-McPhee’s Interdisciplinary Arts Residency.
Michele Byrd-McPhee will be joined by guest artist Stacey “Flygirrl” Wilson for a virtual conversation. Wilson will talk about her artistic practice and background in event planning.
Guest artist Ursula Rucker and former Interdisciplinary Artist-in-Residence Marc Bamuthi Joseph (spring 2007) will be in conversation during the 2020 Passing the Mic Festival.