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FSCJ Artist Series Presents THE SIMON & GARFUNKEL STORY FSCJ Artist Series Presents THE SIMON & GARFUNKEL STORY
by BWW News Desk on May 21, 2018 in Jacksonville

???????Now seen by over 1/4 million people worldwide, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is coming to Jacksonville's Times-Union Center on October 25, 2018 for one performance only. (more...)
BWW Review: CHICAGO at Times Union Center BWW Review: CHICAGO at Times Union Center
by Jordan Higginbotham on May 18, 2018 in Jacksonville

Chicago is grand, great, swell, and fun! The iconic show is on its 20th Anniversary tour and has stopped here in Jacksonville for a weekend run. The cast is extremely phenomenal and will leave audiences speechless. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/18 - A CHORUS LINE, LES MIS, SOMETHING ROTTEN, And More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/18 - A CHORUS LINE, LES MIS, SOMETHING ROTTEN, And More!
by BWW Special on May 18, 2018 in Jacksonville

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature A CHORUS LINE, LES MIS, SOMETHING ROTTEN, And More! (more...)
Diavolo Brings ARCHITECTURE IN MOTION to Thrasher-Horne Center Diavolo Brings ARCHITECTURE IN MOTION to Thrasher-Horne Center
by BWW News Desk on May 14, 2018 in Jacksonville

Fresh from its recent success as a top 10 finalists on NBC's America's Got Talent, Diavolo will be bringing its acrobatics and architectural artistry to Thrasher-Horne Center this fall.  The national tour will stop in Orange Park on Friday, November 16 at 7:30 PM. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 13 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 13
by Audition Roundup on May 13, 2018 in Jacksonville

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 13, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/11 - TONY DANZA, LES MISERABLES, THE WHO'S TOMMY, And More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/11 - TONY DANZA, LES MISERABLES, THE WHO'S TOMMY, And More!
by BWW Special on May 11, 2018 in Jacksonville

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature TONY DANZA, LES MISERABLES, THE WHO'S TOMMY, And More! (more...)
Alhambra Opens A FOX ON THE FAIRWAYA May 9 Alhambra Opens A FOX ON THE FAIRWAYA May 9
by BWW News Desk on May 09, 2018 in Jacksonville

In a golf town that just can't seem to get enough of the action, the Alhambra Theatre & Dining opens a comedy new to its iconic stage, Ken Ludwig's The Fox on the Fairway. Opening week coincides with the storied PLAYERS Championship, the PGA TOUR's premier event just minutes down the road in Ponte Vedra Beach (FL), adding to the area's thirst for all things golf. (more...)
The Naked Magicians Comes to Thrasher-Horne Center The Naked Magicians Comes to Thrasher-Horne Center
by BWW News Desk on May 08, 2018 in Jacksonville

???????Seen on London's West End, in 200+ cities around the world, and by over 50 million on TV (NBC, ABC, FOX, iTV) the world's funniest and naughtiest magic show The Naked Magicians is coming to Thrasher-Horne Center on Saturday, October 13 at 8 PM. (more...)
Photo Flash: Chita Rivera Receives Honorary Doctorate from University of Florida, Gainesville Photo Flash: Chita Rivera Receives Honorary Doctorate from University of Florida, Gainesville
by BWW News Desk on May 07, 2018 in Jacksonville

The legendary Broadway icon has just added another honor to her vast array. On Friday, May 4, Chita Rivera was awarded an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts Degree by the University of Florida, Gainesville, before thousands of graduating students and their families at the Class of 2018 Spring commencement. Rivera also presented a master class workshop to UF School of Theatre + Dance students and faculty following the graduation ceremony. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 6 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 6
by Audition Roundup on May 06, 2018 in Jacksonville

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 6, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Thrasher-Horne Center Executive Director Departs Thrasher-Horne Center Executive Director Departs
by BWW News Desk on May 04, 2018 in Jacksonville

???????St. Johns River State College and Thrasher-Horne Center announced today the resignation of Executive Director Denton Yockey.  He will be departing Thrasher-Horne Center on June 28.  Yockey has been appointed the Head of the Division of Theatre Arts, Production and Arts Administration at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music in Cincinnati, Ohio.  He will also hold the position of Professor of Arts Administration. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/4 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, RAGTIME, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/4 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, RAGTIME, and More!
by BWW Special on May 04, 2018 in Jacksonville

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, RAGTIME, and More! (more...)
Alhambra Opens A FOX ON THE FAIRWAYA May 9 Alhambra Opens A FOX ON THE FAIRWAYA May 9
by BWW News Desk on May 02, 2018 in Jacksonville

In a golf town that just can't seem to get enough of the action, the Alhambra Theatre & Dining opens a comedy new to its iconic stage, Ken Ludwig's The Fox on the Fairway. Opening week coincides with the storied PLAYERS Championship, the PGA TOUR's premier event just minutes down the road in Ponte Vedra Beach (FL), adding to the area's thirst for all things golf. (more...)
Jim Belushi And The Board Of Comedy Come To Orange Park Jim Belushi And The Board Of Comedy Come To Orange Park
by BWW News Desk on May 01, 2018 in Jacksonville

Jim Belushi, an alumnus of Saturday Night Live and Chicago's famed Second City, is bringing to the stage an improvised comedy sketch show featuring members of the Board of Comedy. Jim Belushi and the Board of Comedy will improve their way to Thrasher-Horne Center on Saturday, January 26 at 8 PM. (more...)
BWW Review: A CHORUS LINE at Times Union Theater BWW Review: A CHORUS LINE at Times Union Theater
by Jordan Higginbotham on April 30, 2018 in Jacksonville

'Nobody got into this business to play it safe.' The perfect description of the stress put on individuals in show business. A Chorus Line represents the story of dancers in 1975, many of whom are looking to break out onto the Broadway stage. Each dancer is asked to give a brief description of themselves. Some stories left the audience laughing hysterically. Some stories left them heartbroken, but all achieved the impact of the journey these dancers would take to make it to the stage. The performance was incredible and brought light to the performers who are not always in the spotlight. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 29 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 29
by Audition Roundup on April 29, 2018 in Jacksonville

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, April 29, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/27 - THE LION KING, SCHOOL OF ROCK, SISTER ACT and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/27 - THE LION KING, SCHOOL OF ROCK, SISTER ACT and More!
by BWW Special on April 27, 2018 in Jacksonville

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BRIGHT STAR, ALADDIN, THE MUSIC MAN and More! (more...)
Howie Mandel With Special Guest Preacher Lawson Come to Thrasher-Horne Center Howie Mandel With Special Guest Preacher Lawson Come to Thrasher-Horne Center
by BWW News Desk on April 24, 2018 in Jacksonville

Two amazing stars, one great night of comedy! Howie Mandel Live with special guest Preacher Lawson comes to Thrasher-Horne Center on Saturday, September 29 at 8PM. (more...)
Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of DJC Productions' RUTHLESS Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of DJC Productions' RUTHLESS
by Kyle Christopher West on April 22, 2018 in Jacksonville

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of DJC Productions' RUTHLESS (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 22 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 22
by Audition Roundup on April 22, 2018 in Jacksonville

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, April 22, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
FSCJ Artist Series Presents Camp Broadway June 11-15, 2018 FSCJ Artist Series Presents Camp Broadway June 11-15, 2018
by BWW News Desk on April 20, 2018 in Jacksonville

Camp Broadway, presented by the FSCJ Artist Series, returns to Jacksonville for its 18th year from Monday, June 11 - Friday, June 15, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. at the FSCJ Nathan H. Wilson Center for the Arts on Florida State College at Jacksonville's South Campus. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Jacksonville - Week of 4/20/2018 Now Playing Onstage in Jacksonville - Week of 4/20/2018
by BWW on April 20, 2018 in Jacksonville

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/20/2018 for Jacksonville (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/20 - BRIGHT STAR, ALADDIN, THE MUSIC MAN and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/20 - BRIGHT STAR, ALADDIN, THE MUSIC MAN and More!
by BWW Special on April 20, 2018 in Jacksonville

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BRIGHT STAR, ALADDIN, THE MUSIC MAN and More! (more...)
FSCJ Artist Series Presents THE GREATEST LOVE OF ALL: THE WHITNEY HOUSTON SHOW FSCJ Artist Series Presents THE GREATEST LOVE OF ALL: THE WHITNEY HOUSTON SHOW
by BWW News Desk on April 13, 2018 in Jacksonville

???????Showtime Australia's acclaimed music production The Greatest Love of All: The Whitney Houston Show starring Belinda Davids is heading to the U.S. for its first national tour, coming to Jacksonville's Times-Union Center July 21, 2018 for one performance only. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/12 - LOVE NEVER DIES, FINDING NEVERLAND, FUN HOME, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/12 - LOVE NEVER DIES, FINDING NEVERLAND, FUN HOME, and More!
by BWW Special on April 13, 2018 in Jacksonville

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature LOVE NEVER DIES, FINDING NEVERLAND, FUN HOME, and More! (more...)