The Isthmus Guest List is back with another round of free tickets to amazing concerts, shows and more fun events around Madison. This week's contests include tickets to: the Frostiball; Rent , Pilobolus Dance Theater, and Elizabeth Gilbert at Overture; the Emerson String Quartet, Alonzo King's LINES Ballet, and Luciana Sauza at the Union Theater; the Great Midwestern Bluegrass Bash at the Majestic; Reverend Deadeye, Pentagram, and The Lately at the High Noon; Brighton MA, Bible of the Devil, Don Chani, The Bloodsugars, and The Bears of Blue River at the Frequency; and more!
In this week's list:
- Brighton MA is back in town to play a show with Elsinore and Flight at the Frequency on Thursday, January 21. Win tickets here!
- The Emerson String Quartet, the best group of its kind in America, will grace Madison with a performance at the Wisconsin Union Theater on Friday, January 22. Win tickets here!
- The four-piece rock 'n' roll metal assault squad Bible of the Devil will perform hell raising anthems at the Frequency on Saturday, January 23. Win tickets here!
- Reverend Deadeye will deliver a spirited punk-inspired blues and gospel holy rollin' revival performance at the High Noon Saloon on Sunday, January 24. Win tickets here!
- The Broadway phenomenon Rent will wow audiences with another run in town, including a performance at the Overture Center on Tuesday, January 26. Win tickets here!
- Don Chani will bring his unique sound combining golden age reggae and Latin influences to a performance at the Frequency on Tuesday, January 26. Win tickets here!
- Pentagram will be joined by The Gates of Slumber and Morbid Tales for a show at the High Noon Saloon on Wednesday, January 27. Win tickets here!
- Put on your dancing pants and enjoy the unique indie pop of The Bloodsugars when the group performs at the Frequency on Thursday, January 28. Win tickets here!
- The Frostiball is headed back to where it all began in the Wisconsin State Capitol for a delectable night of dancing, music by the Dennis Keith Band, and an array of hors d'oeuvres and desserts on Saturday, January 30. Win tickets here!
- The Lately will be joined by Matthew Davies and el tin fun for a show at the High Noon Saloon on Sunday, January 31. Win tickets here!
- The Bears of Blue River will share their folk sounds along with guests Time Since Western and The Giving Tree in a show at the Frequency on Sunday, January 31. Win tickets here!
- Alonzo King's LINES Ballet will share its amazing skills with a performance at the Wisconsin Union Theater on Saturday, February 6. Win tickets here!
- The Great Midwestern Bluegrass Bash is back with a lineup featuring Insomniac Gypsy, Hillside Ramblers, SweetGrass, and Past Blue Rhythm, all performing at the Majestic Theatre on Saturday, February 6. Win tickets here!
- The masters of acrobatics, theater and mime in Pilobolus Dance Theater will perform their astonishing act at the Overture Center on Tuesday, February 9. Win tickets here!
- Elizabeth Gilbert, the author of Eat, Pray, Love, will be speaking at the Overture Center on Thursday, February 11. Win tickets here!
- Brazilian Grammy winner Luciana Sauza will be performing with Cyro Baptista and Romero Lubambo as part of the Isthmus Jazz Series at the Wisconsin Union Theater on Friday, February 12. Win tickets here!
- The Peking Acrobats will vault, juggle, and climb, not to mention fly and balance high above the stage, in a show at the Overture Center on Sunday, February 14. Win tickets here!
- An unplugged version of Cracker featuring David Lowery and Johnny Hickman will share their power-pop punk sound show at the High Noon Saloon on Thursday, February 18. Win tickets here!
- Comedian Lisa Lampanelli will deliver her trademark raunchy, gut-busting performances at the Overture Center on Friday, February 19. Win tickets here!
- R&B chanteuse Shemekia Copeland is performing at the Majestic Theatre on Thursday, February 25. Win tickets here!
- Comedy sensation Ralphie May is bringing his stand-up to town for a show at the Barrymore Theatre on Sunday, February 28. Win tickets here!
Get your tickets today for the Isthmus Beer & Cheese Fest on Saturday, January 30 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Alliant Energy Center. Join us between the lakes in frosty Madison for a wintertime celebration of Wisconsin's finest beer and artisanal cheeses. Meet and mingle with brewers and cheesemakers from all over the great state of Wisconsin, as you sample their delicious and often hard-to-find products. At the fest, you can listen and learn from experts about what beers go best with what cheeses, chocolates and everyday foods. You'll also be able to dance to great live music from the Cork n' Bottle String Band and mix and mingle in the bier garden. For an ever-growing list of the Fest's brewers and cheesemakers, please visit TheDailyPage.com/beercheese. Tickets are limited. Advance tickets are $40 and can be purchased at TheDailyPage.com/beercheese, Isthmus Publishing (101 King Street) and Steve's Liquor. You can buy $35 tickets with a qualifying purchase of beer or cheese at Star Liquor and Fromagination. Buy two for that special someone on your holiday list! The 2010 Isthmus Beer & Cheese Fest is sponsored by the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board, TRICOR Insurance, Union Cab, Fromagination and Star Liquor. p>
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