Madison musicians make new music

Four bands, one musician have notable recordings

In late 2019, these four local bands (and one former Madison musician) released notable recordings in their respective genres.

Heinen: The news stops for no one

Vacations are tricky in the news business

Vacations are tricky in the news business. News doesn’t take a vacation, so inevitably events occur while you’re gone causing you to regret not being able to respond until optimal timeliness has long passed.

PlayTime Productions teaches young actors confidence and discipline

The company is in its 33rd season

Anika Derby cut off 5 inches of her hair for a lead role in a play. That's quite a theatrical commitment for a teenage girl. But she got the trim to more convincingly portray the prince in "The Prince and the Pauper," put on by PlayTime Productions Children's Theatre in 2018.

Anthology gives voice to 295 Midwestern makers

Since opening in 2008, shop has added more artists

Artists and sisters Sachi and Laura Komai first opened Anthology on State Street in March 2008 to share their own projects and encourage people's creative endeavors.