The Abbey to Present TAPPIN' AND YAPPIN', 8/15
Fresh off the heels of a successful run at the 2014 Orlando International Fringe Theater Festival, Tappin' and Yappin' featuring Joy Anderson and John B. deHaas, will play one performance at The Abbey on Friday, August 15 at 9 p.m.
Directed by local theater favorite Andrea Canny, Tappin' and Yappin' is a one-woman cabaret-style show celebrating the life and times of international superstar Cindy Starr on a whirlwind journey through her career on stage, film, TV and more with stories, songs and more from America's beloved tap dance queen. From her humble beginnings in Chicago to her triumph on the silver screen, Cindy and her accompanist Johnnie Ivories will have you laughing and singing along with her best known hits. Orlando Sentinel proclaims "Despite Cindy's big personality, she never wears out her welcome. I could listen to her tap and yap all night."
The Abbey, located in downtown Orlando, is a multi-use venue designed to accommodate any occasion from cabaret performances, films and comedians to concerts and full scale Off-Broadway productions. The Abbey's modern gothic décor provides a chic, stylish ambience that makes it the perfect destination to entertain or be entertained. Featuring a sizeable elevated stage, full service bar and ample seating, it's the perfect location to host private parties, birthday bashes and just about any other soiree imaginable.