Plan Your Visit
Forward Theater Company performs in Overture Center, located between two beautiful lakes in the middle of Madison’s city center. There is a plethora of great downtown shopping and dining options located within walking distance of Overture. We hope you enjoy your night out, and thank you for patronizing the businesses listed below, that have been such generous supporters of FTC.
The Overture Center is located at 201 State Street in downtown Madison, Wisconsin.
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Overture Center’s central location on the corner of State and Fairchild Streets ensures easy access to convenient downtown parking. Two cashier-operated parking structures adjacent to Overture offer more than 1,400 short-term and all-day public parking spaces. Additional parking ramps can be found on State Street and the Capitol Square, and on-street metered parking is also available for short-term parking in the downtown area. Parking meter rates vary and are posted on each meter. Meters in lots and ramps are enforced 24 hours daily, 7 day per week. Street meters are enforced 8 am to 6 pm, Monday through Saturday.
Recommended Restaurants, Hotels, and Businesses
The Madison Concourse Hotel (1 block from Overture Center)
1 W Dayton St., Madison
Quality Inn and Suites
2969 Cahill Main, Madison
Restaurants and Coffee Shops
108 King Street, Madison
Multiple locations: Monroe St., Middleton, Fitchburg,
West Washington, Old Sauk, Park St.
Bonfyre American Grille
2601 West Beltline Highway # 110, Madison
Fair Trade Coffee
418 State Street, Madison
Francesca's al Lago
111 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard, Madison
12 S Carroll St, Capitol Square, Madison
114 State St., Madison
225 King St., Madison
546 N. Midvale Blvd., Madison
116 King St # 1, Madison
6261 Nesbitt Rd., Madison
617 Williamson St., Madison
Wonder Bar Steakhouse
232 East Olin Avenue, Madison
Bloom Bake Shop
1834 Parmenter St., Middleton
726 N. Midvale Blvd., Madison
Orange Tree Imports
1721 Monroe St., Madison
Steve's Wine, Beer and Spirits
Multiple locations in Madison: University Ave., Midvale Blvd., and McKee Rd.
The Sweet Life Cakes, Cookies & More
1810 Monroe St., Madison