| Aug 22, 2014
| 2:41 PM
The Orlando International Fringe Theatre Festival, the oldest Fringe Festival in the United States, announced its officers and board members for 2014-15 following its annual board retreat this month.
This next Fringe, by the way, is May 13-26, 2015,...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Orlando musician Andy Matchett is well known for his work with Andy Matchett and the Minks and retro/sock-out outfit The Continentals.
Lately, Matchett has expanded his realm to include work in theater, such as his lead role in Ice House Theatre's...
| Apr 21, 2013
Last June, Hartford's HartBeat Ensemble faced a devastating loss. Gregory R. Tate, one of the three founding artistic directors, died at the age of 60 from lung cancer.
But the small, community-centric company is resilient and after grieving it...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 9:32 PM
The biggest Orlando Fringe Festival fundraiser of the year is Monday, March 4, at Hard Rock Live. Hosting is Michael Winslow, "the Man of 10,000 Noizes" — you probably know him from those "Police Academy" movies.
A master of vocal gymnastics,...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Ending a 34-year run that made him one of the longest-tenured artistic directors on the Southern California theater scene, Thomas F. Bradac has announced he’ll retire as leader of Shakespeare Orange County after its coming two-play summer season...
| 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."
| Mar 22, 2013
| 3:21 PM
Jester Theater Company has announced its 2013-14 season lineup, which includes the classic play "Harvey," adapted into a Jimmy Stewart film.
Here's what's in store from the troupe, which as its name indicates, specializes in comedy.
| Mar 27, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Orlando musician Andy Matchett has become a fixture on the local music scene as part of Andy Matchett and the Minks and the retro/sock-hop ensemble the Continentals.
Lately, Matchett has expanded his interests to include theater. He played the lead in...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Two hit shows from the 2013 Orlando Fringe Festival are back this weekend with encore performances at The Venue in Orlando's Ivanhoe neighborhood.
"Fosgate: Ferret Loan Officer" and "Rhubarb The Bear, Maximum fuR'n'B" — both from the brain of...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 2:38 PM
The legend of Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes and their Scientology-approved, celebrity-fueled marriage made for one of the better shows of 2013. Now “The TomKat Project” (which played at the New York International Fringe Festival this summer...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 10:16 PM
When "Disenchanted" made its debut at the Orlando Fringe Festival in 2011, it had a different title — one that rhymes with "Witches of the Kingdom."
The change in name aptly signifies how this show has matured, from one that would use a coarse...