Tuesday, 30 August 2011
Calling all students, young and old, especially of the male variety,
The MadHatters are looking for new singers! With every passing year, our group says goodbye to some old guys and welcomes new rockin' singing talent like yours. This fall, our auditions will be held 9/13-15, 6pm-9pm in the 2400-2500 section of Humanities.
Thursday, 03 February 2011
We are happy to announce that Steve Beguhn, a former MadHatter, is on his way to Hollywood after a successful first round of auditions
on this year's American Idol! Steve, now an auditor for one of the country's largest accounting firms, performed as a tenor in 'Hatters from 2004 to 2007, and also served as the group's Business Manager during his last two years as an active member. He is featured as a soloist in our "Friday After Class" and "Not For Credit" albums in songs such as "The Lion King," "How Sweet It Is," "Where the Street Have No Name," "Take me Home Tonight," and "That's When I love You."
Congratulations, Steve! We wish you best of luck on the show!
Tuesday, 30 November 2010
Tickets are no longer available online, and there are only a limited number available at the Orpheum box office. Tickets are general admission. All Will Call orders will be available for pick up on 12/3 at the Orpheum Box office. Standing room only tickets will be sold on 12/3 first come first serve at the Orpheum for $10. We can't wait to see our amazing fans there!
Wednesday, 11 August 2010
Hello all men and women who know men,
Ever looked at yourself in the mirror and thought, "I look really good in red," or heard yourself sing and thought, "Hey, that sounds pretty good..."? If so, WE WANT YOU to audition to become a MadHatter! Benefits of group membership include a college experience unlike any other, performing for thousands of people annually, recording award-winning albums, and being a part of a tight-knit group of friends unlike any other.
We're looking for people of all voice types as well as vocal percussionists. Auditions will be held September 7-9 from 6p-10p, with an information session at 6p on the 7th. Signup is online on our home page, just click on the big "MadHatters Auditions," button to sign up. There you will find more specific details about the process. Thank you, and we look forward to hearing you!
Wednesday, 11 August 2010
For those in the a cappella community, there are a few compilation CDs every year that put together some of the best tracks from a cappella groups around the country. This year, the group has been fortunate enough to be included in Voices Only 2010 with their track "Forever" from their recent release Random Play
. For any interested in the a cappella world beyond UW or the Midwest, this CD and others are a great way to pique your interest. Check it out HERE
Monday, 12 April 2010
Thank you to everyone who came to our Spring Show/CD Release Show this weekend at the Orpheum. We hope you had a ton of fun and maybe even walked away with our new CD.
Special thanks to our production team and sponsors: Majic Enterprises (Sound/Video), Paul Schaefer (Lighting), Bob's Copy Shop, Associated Bank, Tutto Pasta, Ethan Krupp & The Madison Misnomer (Program design), Ben Taylor (our MC), and our openers: UW Breakdancers and Atlas Improv.
Friday, 09 April 2010
Spring show tickets have now SOLD OUT for the MadHatter's Spring Concert on April 10th at the Orpheum Theater. All Seating is General Admission. The Theater will open for seating at 7:00p, and Will Call will open at 5:00p. There will be a limited number obstructed view seats available for sale tomorrow starting 7:00pm.
Saturday, 06 March 2010
MadHatter tickets for the spring show on April 10th at the Orpheum Theater at 8:00PM are now available online! Tickets for this show will be GENERAL ADMISSION. To purchase, go to www.uwmadhatters.com and follow the shopping cart instructions on the home page. Online and Phone Order tickets cost $16 and a $4/order fee, you can also purchase the tickets at The Orpheum Theater Box Office and from your favorite MadHatter for $15! For more information regarding tickets, you can call 608-819-8008.
Tuesday, 23 February 2010
We would like to thank everyone who made it out to see the A Cappella Showcase at the Union Theater this weekend. We had a great time and we hope you did too! Not only that, but helping to raise thousands of dollars for the American Cancer Society makes you feel all warm inside, doesn't it?
If you missed it (or even if you didn't), catch our Spring Show at the Orpheum 4/10!!!
Wednesday, 10 February 2010
Wisconsin A Cappella is at it again! Join the UW MadHatters, Tangled up in Blue, Redefined, and Fundamentally Sound on Saturday, February 20th, 2010 at 7:30 PM at the Wisconsin Union Theater for the 3rd Annual Wisconsin A Cappella Showcase. It's gonna be a great night! All four groups are even performing a song together!!!
Once again, all four of UW's a cappella groups will perform and all ticket proceeds will be donated to the American Cancer Society through UW's Relay for Life.
Tickets are $10 for students and $15 for adults, general admission.
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