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Now Playing Onstage in Orlando - Week of 8/20/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Orlando - Week of 8/20/2017
by BWW on August 20, 2017 in Orlando

Upcoming Shows - Week of 8/20/2017 for Orlando (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 20 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 20
by Audition Roundup on August 20, 2017 in Orlando

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, August 20, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 20 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 20
by Audition Roundup on August 20, 2017 in Orlando

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, August 20, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
BWW Review: JOYCE JACKSON'S GUIDE TO DATING is Frothy Mix of Missed Opportunities BWW Review: JOYCE JACKSON'S GUIDE TO DATING is Frothy Mix of Missed Opportunities
by Matt Tamanini on August 20, 2017 in Orlando

Make no mistake about it, there is a funny, intelligent, socially-conscious, slightly sardonic show inside of the new musical JOYCE  JACKSON'S GUIDE TO DATING. Unfortunately, the show's writers, Scott Logsdon (book and lyrics) and Steve Marzullo (music) weren't able to find it in time for the world premiere production that ended its run at Orlando's Abbey earlier this week. (more...)
VIDEO: VOICEPLAY Premieres A Capella MOANA Medley Featuring Rachel Potter VIDEO: VOICEPLAY Premieres A Capella MOANA Medley Featuring Rachel Potter
by BWW News Desk on August 18, 2017 in Orlando

Orlando, Florida's a cappella sensation VOICEPLAY has teamed up with Broadway star RACHEL POTTER (The Addams Family, Evita) to present a medley of songs from the Disney smash MOANA. (more...)
The Phantom Returns in LOVE NEVER DIES at Dr. Phillips Center; Tickets on Sale Now! The Phantom Returns in LOVE NEVER DIES at Dr. Phillips Center; Tickets on Sale Now!
by BWW News Desk on August 18, 2017 in Orlando

The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, Florida Theatrical Association and Broadway Across America announce that tickets are now available to the general public for the Orlando premiere of Love Never Dies, coming to Orlando as part of the 2017 - 2018 FAIRWINDS Broadway in Orlando season during the show's North American tour. (more...)
Film, Music & Testimony Come Together in ONE VOICE ORLANDO: A YEAR IN REFLECTION Benefit Film, Music & Testimony Come Together in ONE VOICE ORLANDO: A YEAR IN REFLECTION Benefit
by BWW News Desk on August 18, 2017 in Orlando

Orlando will never be the same. The events that took place in the early morning hours of June 12, 2016 caused the citizens of Central Florida, and perhaps the entire nation, to search for answers to questions we had hoped we would never have to ask. (more...)
A CHORUS LINE Opens Tonight at The Breakthrough Theatre of Winter Park A CHORUS LINE Opens Tonight at The Breakthrough Theatre of Winter Park
by BWW News Desk on August 18, 2017 in Orlando

The Breakthrough Theatre of Winter Park presents the iconic musical, 'A Chorus Line', from August 18 - September 11, 2017. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/18 - EVITA, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/18 - EVITA, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More!
by BWW Special on August 18, 2017 in Orlando

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 Evita, Something Rotten, and more! (more...)
Winter Park Playhouse Pays Tribute to Neil Diamond 10/21 Winter Park Playhouse Pays Tribute to Neil Diamond 10/21
by BWW News Desk on August 15, 2017 in Orlando

The Winter Park Playhouse will present another popular 'One-Night-Only' event, Saturday October 21,2017 at 7:30p.m. featuring David Jericko and The Crew, who will perform Solitary Man: A Tribute to Neil Diamond. Net proceeds will go to support the quality musical programming on The Playhouse Mainstage and out in the community.  (more...)
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR to Open Garden Theatre's 10th Anniversary Season JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR to Open Garden Theatre's 10th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk on August 14, 2017 in Orlando

The Garden Theatre (160 W Plant St.) is proud to present the classic rock opera, Jesus Christ Superstar, showing September 8 - October 1, 2017. This musical kicks off the Garden's 10th Anniversary 2017- 2018 Season. Jesus Christ Superstar is presented by Bob and Dianna Duffy. The show is also sponsored by Outdoor Living Products and Toole's Ace Hardware. The 2017 - 2018 theatre series is sponsored by Evoyent, a Deloitte Network Company. (more...)
BWW Review: FENCES at Mad Cow Theatre BWW Review: FENCES at Mad Cow Theatre
by Clarissa Moon on August 14, 2017 in Orlando

FENCES at Mad Cow gives the audience a snapshot of the life of Troy Maxson, a garbage worker struggling to support his family. The show explores themes such as family, discrimination, death and loyalty. (more...)
Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts Joins Orlando Science Center for Solar Eclipse Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts Joins Orlando Science Center for Solar Eclipse
by BWW News Desk on August 14, 2017 in Orlando

Central Florida will experience the solar eclipse at 85% totality next Monday, Aug. 21. For downtown Orlando community members who need a convenient location for celebrating the eclipse, Orlando Science Center has partnered with the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts to offer a pop-up viewing party. (more...)
BWW Review: Florida Theatrical Association Presents Scott Logsdon's and Steve Marzullo's JOYCE JACKSON'S GUIDE TO DATING at the Abbey Theatre BWW Review: Florida Theatrical Association Presents Scott Logsdon's and Steve Marzullo's JOYCE JACKSON'S GUIDE TO DATING at the Abbey Theatre
by Peter Nason on August 12, 2017 in Orlando

With tweaking and some rewrites, it has the makings of a cult classic. (more...)
Dr. Phillips Center to Offer Solar Eclipse Pop-Up Viewing Location on August 21st Dr. Phillips Center to Offer Solar Eclipse Pop-Up Viewing Location on August 21st
by BWW News Desk on August 11, 2017 in Orlando

All over the United States, people will turn to the sky on Monday, August 21, 2017 between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to watch the moon totally eclipse the sun for the first time in 99 years. (more...)
Photo Flash: Florida Theatrical Association Presents JOYCE JACKSON'S GUIDE TO DATING Photo Flash: Florida Theatrical Association Presents JOYCE JACKSON'S GUIDE TO DATING
by BWW News Desk on August 11, 2017 in Orlando

Florida Theatrical Association's production of the brand new musical parody JOYCE JACKSON'S GUIDE TO DATING resumes performances on Thursday, August 10th at The Abbey in downtown Orlando and concludes its run on Monday August, 14th with an industry night. (more...)
Montverde Academy to Present IN THE HEIGHTS This September Montverde Academy to Present IN THE HEIGHTS This September
by BWW News Desk on August 10, 2017 in Orlando

Montverde Academy's upper school presents 'In the Heights,' directed by Montverde Academy's Theatre Arts Director Roberta Emerson, running September 28-30. (more...)
Pink Martini, Abba Mania, Les Ballets Trockedero and More Coming to King Center Pink Martini, Abba Mania, Les Ballets Trockedero and More Coming to King Center
by BWW News Desk on August 10, 2017 in Orlando

Ten new shows have just been announced at the King Center for the Performing Arts, including Decades Rewind, Pink Martini, Take Me to the River, Martin Sexton, Abba Mania, Daniel O'Donnell, Yamato, Stayin Alive, Les Ballets Trockedero, and Howie Mandel. Scroll down for details! (more...)
Florida Theatrical Association Announces Winners of 2017 New Musical Discovery Series Florida Theatrical Association Announces Winners of 2017 New Musical Discovery Series
by BWW News Desk on August 10, 2017 in Orlando

Florida Theatrical Association (FTA) has announced the winners of the 2nd Annual New Musical Discovery Series, a showcase for new musicals to be presented September 1 - 3, 2017 at The MEZZ and The Abbey in downtown Orlando. (more...)
THE AMISH PROJECT Comes to Mad Cow Theatre THE AMISH PROJECT Comes to Mad Cow Theatre
by BWW News Desk on August 10, 2017 in Orlando

Mad Cow Theatre is delighted to announce its upcoming production of Jessica Dickey's The Amish Project, a powerful and emotional one-woman play exploring the impacts of a tragedy, presented in The Zehngebot-Stonerock Theatre August 11 as the final production of Mad Cow Theatre's Season 20. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/11 - CHICAGO, KILL LOCAL, 42ND STREET, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/11 - CHICAGO, KILL LOCAL, 42ND STREET, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 11, 2017 in Orlando

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 Chicago, Kill Local, 42nd Street, and More! (more...)
Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie Come to Dr. Phillips Center in November Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie Come to Dr. Phillips Center in November
by BWW News Desk on August 10, 2017 in Orlando

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts and Live Nation announce that Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie will count Orlando among the 22 cities they visit on the second leg of their North American tour, which comes on the heels of a sold-out, critically-acclaimed summer tour this year. (more...)
Trinity Preparatory School Presents LEGALLY BLONDE the Musical Trinity Preparatory School Presents LEGALLY BLONDE the Musical
by BWW News Desk on August 10, 2017 in Orlando

Trinity Preparatory School presents Legally Blonde the Musical. This production comes out of a two week summer theater intensive held at Trinity Prep. (more...)
London's CHAMPIONS OF MAGIC Tour Headed Stateside This Fall London's CHAMPIONS OF MAGIC Tour Headed Stateside This Fall
by BWW News Desk on August 09, 2017 in Orlando

Following in the footsteps of Downton Abbey, John Oliver and James Corden, the latest British sensation to hit our shores is the Champions Of Magic tour. (more...)
Orlando Shakes Hosts Theater Activities, Food Trucks, and a Free Movie in the Park Orlando Shakes Hosts Theater Activities, Food Trucks, and a Free Movie in the Park
by BWW News Desk on August 07, 2017 in Orlando

Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF (Orlando Shakes) invites the Central Florida community to a free Open House and Movie Night in the Park on Saturday, August 19, 2017 to celebrate the beginning of their 29th Season. (more...)