| Aug 9, 2012
| 2:48 PM
VAMPIRE LESBIANS OF SODOM: Watching this show was like seeing an Orlando Fringe Festival production rise from the dead. At about 75 minutes long, Charles Busch's comedy is suitably Fringe-length. Plus you have the men in drag, the campiness of it all, the...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 1:02 PM
On this season of "RuPaul's Drag Race," Willam Belli infuriated Phi Phi O'Hara, tossed off hilarious one-liners and got kicked off for a mysterious rule infraction to be revealed at the finale. He also recently starred in a spoof video "Chow Down (At...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 8:50 AM
There must be something in the air with “The Tempest.”
Julie Taymor made a film version of it not to long ago. Yale Summer Cabaret produced it last year. Darko Tresnjak will direct his version of it in May at Hartford Stage, where he is the...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:40 AM
Steel Magnolias: In the world of Truvy's local-homegrown beauty salon, six very different women come together to share their secrets, fears and love for one another while engaging the audience in hysterical and neighborly gossip. Sat., 8 p.m.,...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 10:45 AM
Tallulah is back and the Bushnell has got her.
Valerie Harper, who received a Tony Award nomination playing legendary actress Tallulah Bankhead, returns to the role for the launch of the national tour of “Looped” at the Belding Theater at the...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 6:12 AM
Need someone to play a potty-mouthed, ex-alcoholic nun? An abusive, alcoholic wife of a college professor? A washed-up, alcoholic writer?
Call Kathleen Turner, an actress who has made a career of hard-edged, in-your-face, booze-soaked roles.
| Apr 14, 2011
Mount Dora's IceHouse Theatre has announced the lineup for its 64th season, which will run July 14– May 27. The summer production, July 14-17, will be presented at the Mount Dora Community Building with a six-performance run of Always…Patsy...
| May 22, 2011
By Roger Moore, Orlando Sentinel movie critic The campy/vampy “Die! Mommie! Die” started life as a play, a grand showcase for a drag performer with grand ambition. Then Charles Busch took his Joan Crawford by way of Kathleen Turner turn to the...
| Jun 21, 2011
L.A. Theatre Works moves from Skirball to UCLA...
| Mar 31, 2010
Theatre Downtown continues its “drinking age” celebration this weekend with the final performances of its 21st Birthday Bash retrospective. In variety, at least, it may be the biggest bang for your theater buck: The show features snippets of...
| Aug 3, 2010
Theatre Downtown opens Charles Busch's outrageous Vampire Lesbians of Sodom this weekend with two late-night shows, at 11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Vampire Lesbians of Sodom tells the comedic story of two actresses — who are also vampires —...