| Aug 20, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Playwright John W. Lowell knows luck had a part to play in the history of "The Letters."
In 2013, Time magazine's Richard Zoglin stopped by a performance by a small theater company in the back of a Chicago bookstore. He wrote a review best described...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:14 PM
Israel made such an impression on Luis Gabriel Diaz that he was inspired to carry its culture with him when he left the Middle Eastern country.
Diaz, who trained in musical theater in Israel, is the founder of Day Star Theatre Arts, which makes its...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 9:38 AM
Playwright Alan Bennett clearly had an ax to grind with the 1980s British education system. He's against turning history into facts-optional entertainment. And he's not happy about those style-over-substance TV "documentaries."
| Aug 5, 2014
| 11:17 AM
WHAT: Mad Cow Theatre on Friday, Aug. 8, opens Alan Bennett's The History Boys.
Bennett's tale is about unruly British schoolboys who are preparing for coveted places at either Oxford or Cambridge under the tutelage of their somewhat unorthodox...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 11:56 AM
Mad Cow Theatre in downtown Orlando seeks an unpaid marketing intern. Here's the scoop:
Title: Marketing Intern Hours per week: 10-15
Compensation: Unpaid - All interns will receive two tickets to all performances at Mad Cow and...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 2:28 PM
The young adults depicted in the Broadway musical "Hair" want to do their own thing. They're dropping out of the mainstream and tuning in to sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll. It's 1960s America, and there's a new counterculture decrying racial segregation,...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Get your Dickens groove on, and your group could dance off with $5,000.
As part of the "What the Dickens Orlando" celebration, a cash prize of $5,000 is being offered to the best video of a musically staged performance, without being previously publicly...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Orlando's Mad Cow Theatre has increased the size of its board of directors — which once numbered just three — to include a dozen members.
Announced as new members on Friday, June 13, were:
• Jonathan Miller, director of the Olin...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 3:00 PM
WHAT: Mad Cow Theatre will present the Central Florida premiere of Mike Bartlett's "Cock," a look at sexuality with a twist. The comedy had a well-received off-Broadway run in 2012 after its London production won a 2010 Olivier Award, the Tony equivalent,...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:06 PM
United Arts has announced its second batch of mini-grants for 2014. More than $4,450 was distributed among three organizations in regular mini-grants. Nine organizations were awarded a total of $20,000 for grants specifically designated for arts...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Pity poor John: He's coveted by two bright, attractive Londoners, who both profess to love him.
We all should be so lucky, right?
But in Mike Bartlett's taut and emotional dark comedy, onstage at Mad Cow Theatre, John is an eye-opening reminder of how...