| Jan 15, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Central Florida Community Arts begins its 2014 Spotlight Series with a one-woman cabaret show titled "Resolutions."
Melissa Mason Braillard will perform an eclectic night of music, which CFCArts says showcases "the risks we take, decisions we make 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,...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 3:17 PM
Laura Benanti wants a bigger audience.
Not just for herself, mind you, but for all theatrical endeavors.
"I'm trying to do whatever I can to bring this art form to the next generation," the singer-actress says on the phone from her home in New York....
| May 1, 2014
| 8:19 PM
Nicholas Rodriguez is a bit of a tease. The Broadway actor, headlining this weekend at the Orlando Cabaret Festival, has titled his show "The First Time…" and the preshow publicity coyly reminds us that "You always remember your first time…"...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 3:21 PM
Christiane Noll apologizes when she answers her phone. The Broadway star is finishing up an important transaction: She's buying makeup at a New York department store.
Noll, who will perform the first weekend of the Orlando Cabaret Festival, is...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 3:39 PM
During the Orlando Cabaret Festival, local singers perform during the daytime or in the early evening before the headliners. Shows are at Mad Cow Theatre, 54 W. Church St., Orlando; check the schedule at orlandocabaretfestival.com Tickets are $20-$25....
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:28 PM
William Elliott's graceful set design for Mad Cow Theatre's "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" is a light and airy Southern bedroom. Delicate white arches frame French doors. Erin Miner's pink and purple lighting add a soft and gentle glow to the scene.
| Apr 3, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Here's a new way to help the Central Florida arts community — help yourself when buying tickets to Orlando's touring Broadway shows.
United Arts of Central Florida, in the midst of its annual Campaign for the Arts fundraiser, this week expanded...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 10:22 AM
Mad Cow Theatre has announced even more star power for its Orlando Cabaret Festival this spring: Tony award-winner Laura Benanti will join the lineup, which already features Tony nominee Christiane Noll.
Benanti won her Tony for a star turn in the...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 2:41 PM
WHAT: Tennessee Williams' Pulitzer prize-winning "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" opens Friday, March 21, at Orlando's Mad Cow Theatre.
In the classic story, secrets push a family to the brink during a memorable evening. Wealthy Southerner Big Daddy is...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 2:14 PM
Mad Cow Theatre: Update for Season 18 Auditions!
Audition dates and times for Mad Cow Theatre's season 18 auditions have been updated. Please review the times below when requesting an audition...