Previous events

UpStage Stigma

Majestic Theatre, 115 King st., Madison, WI

May is Mental Health Month. Come see UpStage Stigma, a medley of song, dance, theater, and other performances that link the challenges of mental illness to our universal experience.

7:00: Doors Open: Jazz w/ the John Christensen Group and free pizza!

7:30 - 10:00: The UpStage Lineup, to be announced April 9!

10:00 - 12:00: Celebrate with The Big Payback

$10 Suggested donation. All proceeds benefit the Friends of PACT, the Program of Assertive Community Treatment. PACT is a community support program for people with mental illness.


Private event

R•e•s•p•e•c•t: A Celebration of Women in Music

Majestic Theatre, 115 King st., Madison, WI

Majestic Live Presents R-E-S-P-E-C-T A Celebration of Women in Music in a Revue Style Benefit for Planned Parenthood

Saturday, July 29 Doors 7PM | Show 8PM at Majestic Theatre

Tickets $18 ADV / $20 DOS On Sale Fri 5/26 ➜

Starring The Big Payback

featuring •Aarushi Agni as Ella Fitzgerald •Beth Kille as Sheryl Crow •Leah Isabel Tirado as Tina Turner •Roz Greiert as Gwen Stefani •Shawndell Marks as Dolly Parton •Megan Moran as Joni Mitchell •Kelsey Miles as Janis Joplin •Lex Allen as Beyoncé •Liz Fleig as Adele •Carolynn Schwartz Black as Aretha Franklin •Abby Sherman as Carly Rae Jepsen •Nellie Wilson & Friends as The Dixie Chicks •Ginny Kincaid as Alanis Morissette •Lyndsay Evans as Deborah Harry

Follow women's musical journey through the decades from Aretha Franklin, Joni Mitchell and Janis Joplin in the 1960's to Adele, Beyoncé and Carly Rae Jepsen in present day. The event will be hosted by sensational 8-piece ensemble band, The Big Payback, with performances by an all female ensemble comprised of artists and members of local bands.

This event is an opportunity to come together as a community and show support not only for our local female musicians, honor those who have made an impact in the music industry, but also to honor all of the women in our lives. It is important now, more than ever, to make our voices heard. Come raise your voices with us and sing along to some of your favorite songs of the last six decades written and performed by women.

All proceeds for the event will be donated to Planned Parenthood, a nonprofit organization that provides reproductive health care in the United States and globally.


Private wedding

Wisconsin Funk Fest

Majestic Theatre, 115 King st., Madison, WI

Majestic Live Presents WISCONSIN FUNK FEST ::Featuring:: The Big Payback Mama Digdown's Brass Band Immigré & DJ Phil Money

Saturday, January 7th Doors at 7:00pm // Show at 8:00pm at Majestic Theatre

Tickets $10 ADV // DOS On Sale Friday 11/18 at 10am