| Jul 24, 2013
| 1:00 PM
After an 18-week sold-out run at the Playground Theater, one of the funniest shows of the year is headed to the New York International Fringe Festival next month. A biting, thought-provoking satire of Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes, Scientology and our...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Do you have unwanted stuff? Perhaps a garage full? A closet bursting at the seams? Well, the Orlando Fringe Festival wants it.
On Saturday, Aug. 10 — which just happens to be National Garage Sale Day — Ivanhoe Village Main Street will team...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Wanzie Presents has announced its upcoming shows in the Footlight Theatre, located inside the Parliament House resort at 410 N Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando. As usual, the shows are heavy on laughs, with a comic Christmas offering in the mix.
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:42 AM
The three women of "A Slow Ride," a new play by Joseph Reed Hayes, are taking a family road trip like no other.
Each month, sassy senior Jezebel returns to the home she once shared with her husband, accompanied by her daughter Sue and granddaughter...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:57 PM
Fringe-goers may remember "Li'l Women: A Rap Musical" from the 2012 Orlando Fringe Festival – it's the mashup of Lousia May Alcott's classic 19th-century story with today's rap music.
Now "Li'l Women: A Rap Musical" is heading to the Chicago...
| Jul 4, 2013
Many theater buffs have seen the musical "Mamma Mia!" — the show reports that more than 50 million people have watched the show, based on the music of Abba, worldwide.
But there are two reasons Central Floridians can be excited when it plays the...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 3:04 PM
The Orlando Fringe Festival is morphing its series of Fringe Happy Hours into a new ongoing program called "Fringe Year-Round." It's a fitting change as the events have gotten more elaborate over time. Yes, there are still happy-hour libations involved,...
| Jun 28, 2013
EUSTIS — When "Hairspray" ran on Broadway in 2002, the big-hearted musical won eight Tony Awards.
Based on John Waters' 1988 film comedy of the same name, the musical followed Waters' lead of casting a male in the role of Edna Turnblad, the mother...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 2:44 PM
By the light of the supermoon at Saturday’s Opening Night festivities at the Hollywood Bowl, Patti Austin, John Legend and Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler and Joe Perry were inducted into the Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame. Academy Award-nominated...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 8:00 AM
On a crowded sidewalk outside of Theatre Asylum last weekend, Edna Garrett from "The Facts of Life" was virtually blocking traffic with her huge wig. Nearby, Lurch from "The Addams Family" was darting through the throng to greet a friend, his twinkling...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Beth Marshall Presents has announced its sixth season of shows, which will be full of world, national and local premieres.
Among the diverse show topics: high-school shootings, Beethoven's last days, sadomasochism and "Alice in Wonderland."