Lucid Tuesday


Every Tuesday, 8Hertz presents a rotating selection of local electronic talent.

Amateur Burlesque Night

Doors: 6:30 PM

Co-Hosted by Enya Dreams and Lapine

This month the theme is Cosplay!

This event was created to open up the opportunity for everyone to explore the art of burlesque. All are welcome to give it a try. Whether you come...


$10 if dressed appropriately, $15 street clothes

Deviance is a 21+ monthly fetish/BDSM event hosted every 4th Friday at Crucible. Our goal is to provide a welcoming and flexible event for those from all different walks of life, and a space that the patrons can mold into...

LAUGHIN' TO KEEP FROM CRYIN': Oh! Those Blues of Langston Hughes

Doors: 7:00 PM
Free show!

LAUGHIN' TO KEEP FROM CRYIN': Oh! Those Blues of Langston Hughes, conceived and curated by Quanda Johnson, is a multilayered tribute to Langston Hughes in his own words. Woven together with his poetry and passion for the Blues, it features...

Leatherface + Lace

$5/$10 if dressed to kill, $20 if not

Saturday, October 2nd L+L presents the 2nd Annual LEATHERFACE + LACE a Halloween kickoff party featuring the best hard dance beats and encouraging (literally) killer club attire!

Hosted by Apollo Marquez at Crucible Nightclub in Madison Wisconsin, L+L features seamless...

Pillow Talk

Cosplay Edition
$5 if dressed appropriately, $10 street clothes

Pillow Talk: Cosplay Edition

That's right we are doing another cosplayed themed event but this one's going to be a little different. We know that we've all missed going to our favorite events during this pandemic especially the cosplay events...

WINGTIPS with Klack and Choke Chain

Doors: 8:00 PM
$10 in advance, $12 at door

Crucible is thrilled to present Chicago-based WINGTIPS, backed by our own Klack and Choke Chain.

Metal Brunch - Adrenaline Armory


IMPORTANT!! You MUST buy your ticket by 11:59 PM on Tuesday, October 12th if you want to go to this.

Hosted by Adrenaline Armory

MUSIC: A 45-minute set will be played by the bands Cowboy Amazing and Toxic Ruin



Doors: 8:00 PM

Crucible is thrilled to welcome post-punk act Bootblacks to Madison! Supporting act TBA.
Doors at 8 pm - $10 - 21+
"Following a handful of formative sessions with prolific drummer/producer Jim Sclavunos (Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds...