| 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...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 9:32 AM
It's the time of year for looking back on 2013's memorable moments and trends from Central Florida arts scene.
• Star of the Year: God. We had a lot of religion on our stages this year. Theatre Downtown presented "Godspell" with Vine Theatre....
| Dec 30, 2013
| 2:39 PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Mad Cow Theatre announces auditions for Maggie in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
MAD COW THEATRE is holding auditions for its upcoming production of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof by Tennessee Williams, directed by Bobbie Bell. Production dates...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 3:57 PM
If "Charles Dickens" conjures up frantic nights sweating over essays about 800-page tomes, banish that ghost of school days past. A yearlong "What the Dickens" celebration across Central Florida will feature pub crawls, a Victorian feast, movies,...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 4:01 PM
Orlando's Clandestine-ARTS theater troupe is bringing that demon barber of Fleet Street, one Mr. Sweeney Todd, to the stage this week.
Stephen Sondheim's musical opens Thursday, Jan. 9, at The Venue in Orlando. According to Clandestine-ARTS, the theater...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Denise Gillman did not like science as a child.
"Science and math were a mystery to me," she says. "I couldn't connect to it."
But today Gillman routinely deals with science — even though she's a college professor in the theater department....
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:57 PM
WHAT: Mad Cow Theatre's next production will be Alan Ayckbourn's "Table Manners," a comedy that follows that intertwining lives of siblings and their significant others during a weekend in the British countryside.
The action takes place around the...
| 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...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 1:26 PM
WHAT: Mad Cow Theatre opens the Tony award-winning musical "The Light in the Piazza" this Friday, Dec. 6. Set in Florence and Rome in 1953, "The Light in the Piazza" tells of Clara, a young American tourist who falls for an Italian man. Her mother opposes...