| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:05 PM
Ten years after the Hippodrome reopened its doors, revealing a vibrant makeover to a long-neglected, century-old Baltimore landmark, the theater appears to have settled into a manageable groove.
That was especially true a few weeks ago, when people...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Unless you've been living under a rock -- or handcuffed under one -- you've probably heard of the literary sensation "50 Shades of Grey." The trilogy of books from E.L. James may have started as "Twilight" fanfic, but with over 100 million copies sold...
| Aug 21, 2014
EUSTIS — Women believe their friendships are longer, stronger and deeper than men's. So when Mindy Kaling thought about writing a play about friendship, she got together with her best friend, Brenda Withers.
They wrote "Matt and Ben," a comedy...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 7:12 AM
Anyone who loves theater in the Orlando area knows instantly what the word “Fringe” means.
Just say the word to a theater-going crowd, and someone will say the full title: the Orlando International Fringe Theatre Festival, held every May...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 1:30 PM
The Footlight Theatre at Orlando's Parliament House Resort will host several favorites from Orlando Fringe Festival as part of its 2014-15 season. Although the resort recently filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, it's business as usual in the clubs —...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 11:17 AM
"Regrets, I've had a few," sings Frank Sinatra in the classic "My Way."
Me too, Frank, me too.
Paul Anka's lyrics continue with Ol' Blue Eyes singing "But then again, too few to mention." Although my regrets are also few in the grand scheme of things,...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:41 PM
You can't keep a good Orlando Fringe Festival show down in this town. The latest from the 2014 fest to get an encore is Sara Jones' entertaining cabaret, "Big In Winter Park."
Jones, a veteran Central Florida performer, performs with vivacious style and...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 11:02 AM
The Chicago Neo-Futurists are bringing their signature show "Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind" to the Washington Park Refectory for a few days. The San Francisco troupe is bringing it to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Except: They arrived in...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 1:52 PM
WHAT: babyBLUESTAR Productions' "VarieTEASE" is back for three more performances of its latest hit installment, which debuted at this year's Orlando Fringe Festival.
The 50th version of the theatrical dance event, which won a Patrons' Pick award at...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Showbiz has been this route before: a man playing a woman who sports a stereotypical regional and class-specific accent, outrageous hair and accessories, and a wit wicked enough to keep the character airborne on continual gusts of laughter. Spasms, even....
| Jul 17, 2014
| 3:11 PM
The Orlando Fringe Festival will return in May for its 24th year, but in the meantime a monthly series will keep the Fringe vibe flowing.
The "Fringe Year Round" series features some of the top acts from the most recent festival — as well as...