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Adult Swim: Maker Madness

February 5, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Our next Adult Swim celebrates the Maker movement and will help Madison get ready for its first Maker Faire, coming to Monona Terrace this spring. Tonight, get a sneak peak at local maker exhibits and demonstrations, and make a thing or two for yourself, including:

  • 3-D printing
  • Mega Sketch drawing robot demonstration
  • LED tape circuits: light-up valentines and paper craft creations
  • Recycled sweater stuffed animals
  • Knitting and crochet
  • Make your own Broadway magic: musical theater open mic with Meghan Rose
  • Glassblowing demonstration by Tracy Drier, Master Glassblower, UW Chemistry Department
  • Possible-opolis Press: print valentines
  • Plus, playtime in all the museum’s awesome exhibits!

Sing your favorite musical theater hits, accompanied by Meghan Rose. All skill levels welcome! Sign up on a first come, first served basis at the event. Please bring your own lyrics. Piano accompaniment available for: Les Miserables, Phantom of the Opera, Wicked, Frozen, Avenue Q, Chess, Nine, Into the Woods, 2 Sondheim compilations, Best of Gershwin, Best of Jerome, Kern, Best of Broadway vol 2, Annie, The Sound of Music, Spring Awakening , Chicago, Gypsy, Hairspray, Anything Goes, Rent, Next to Normal, Fiona Apple (Tidal), Best of Queen, Best of Fleetwood Mac, Adele (selections from 21)

Ages 21 & up.

Handmade pizza and craft beer will be available for purchase from the Roman Candle Pizzeria.

Ticket Details Price
General Admission  Includes access to museum exhibits, live music, games, arts & crafts, and a little bit of friendly competition. $12.75 advance; $15 day-of
Salsa Bar Spice up your night at our DIY Salsa Bar! Grab a jar and go to town on a selection of fruits, veggies and spices to create your perfect salsa concoction, then add a touch of flair with a custom label. SOLD OUT
FeLion Studios’ Iron Heart Workshop At 7 and 8 p.m.: Our friends from FeLion Studios are getting in on the Maker Madness! Sit down with FeLion’s own Alisa Toninato for a cast-iron mold workshop, and sculpt and etch your very-own heart mold during Adult Swim, then meet up with FeLion at their community iron pour (at Sector 67) on February 6 to cast your creation.  7 pm session sold out

8-9 pm session added: Tickets ($20) may be purchased at the event.



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