On Sun. Aug. 30 the Cycropia Aerial Dance troupe is featured in a full-length online performance (pre-recorded virtual show) starting at 8:00 am and available for 24 hrs. This stunning show features 6 brand new aerial works (on silks, cloud swing, trapeze, lyra, bungee/harness, and aerial pole/strap), along with video clips of Cycropia memories from Orton […]
On Sun. May 19 at 5:50 pm, Painted Caves will shake up MLK Blvd for our annual celebration! The Milwaukee-based Caves are no strangers to fans in the Madison area, having wowed Orton Park Festival in 2016 with their one-of-a-kind Arab American world beat music. Due to a chance encounter with Amarass Records founder (and […]
The final act from the WORT remote of the Orton Park Festival is Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express! Chuck and his band capped off a fantastic day of music with their own blend of roots rock and pop. Enjoy this exclusive encore performance from the evening of August 25, 2018.
The Clyde Stubblefield All Stars funked up the Orton Park Festival on the early evening of Saturday August 25. In case you missed it (or want to hear it again) here is an encore performance!
The Orton Park Festival celebrated its 53rd year, making it one of the oldest running music festivals in the country! Here’s an encore performance of the set by local Afro-Latin jazz band Acoplados performing at the festival on Saturday August 25.
Sherry DeLorenzo was known to WORT and many others in the community as a cheerful and tireless volunteer who loved music and helping out at summer festivals, including the WORT Block Party and Central Park Sessions. Family and friends are holding a celebration of Sherry’s life at 6 p.m. on Saturday, March 25 at the Elk’s […]