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Betty Buckley-Led HELLO, DOLLY! Tour Will Makes Stops in LA, Chicago & More; Full Itinerary Announced! Betty Buckley-Led HELLO, DOLLY! Tour Will Makes Stops in LA, Chicago & More; Full Itinerary Announced!
by BWW News Desk on July 16, 2018 in Orlando

In the grand tradition of stage superstars who have played the iconic role of Dolly Gallagher Levi around the world, the Tony Award-winning Broadway legend Betty Buckley will star in the first national tour of Hello, Dolly!, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival, beginning October 2, 2018 in the Connor Palace at Cleveland's Playhouse Square. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 15 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 15
by Audition Roundup on July 15, 2018 in Orlando

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 15, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Cole Porter New Musical Makes World Premiere At Winter Park Playhouse Cole Porter New Musical Makes World Premiere At Winter Park Playhouse
by BWW News Desk on July 13, 2018 in Orlando

???????The Winter Park Playhouse continues its tradition of excellence for producing professional musical theatre with a World Premiere as its season opener - Gigolo: The New Cole Porter Revue.  This exceptional new work was featured in the theatre's inaugural Florida Festival of New Musicals last summer, and now takes the stage for its first fully produced run July 27 - August 19.  Performances are Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:30 p.m., Thursday and Saturday matinee performances at 2 p.m. and select Friday and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.      (more...)
Win Free Tickets And More With BroadwayWorld On Social Media! Win Free Tickets And More With BroadwayWorld On Social Media!
by BWW News Desk on July 16, 2018 in Orlando

Do you live and breathe all things Broadway? If so, you know there's a ton of exciting things happening on the great white way every day! We at BroadwayWorld know how overwhelming it could be to keep up with the hundreds of stories each week - so we're curating the best you can't miss on our social media feeds daily! (more...)
Stay Up To Date On Broadway's Breaking News With BroadwayWorld On Social Media! Stay Up To Date On Broadway's Breaking News With BroadwayWorld On Social Media!
by BWW News Desk on July 13, 2018 in Orlando

Do you live and breathe all things Broadway? If so, you know there's a ton of exciting things happening on the great white way every day! We at BroadwayWorld know how overwhelming it could be to keep up with the hundreds of stories each week - so we're curating the best you can't miss on our social media feeds daily! (more...)
Daughtry, Stephen Stills & Judy Collins And Abba Mania Just Announced at King Center Daughtry, Stephen Stills & Judy Collins And Abba Mania Just Announced at King Center
by BWW News Desk on July 12, 2018 in Orlando

The King Center Announces Three New Shows, DAUGHTRY, STEPHEN STILLS & JUDY COLLINS, and ABBA MANIA. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/13 - LITTLE SHOP, PIPPIN, MAMMA MIA and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/13 - LITTLE SHOP, PIPPIN, MAMMA MIA and More!
by BWW Special on July 13, 2018 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 LITTLE SHOP, PIPPIN, MAMMA MIA and More! (more...)
Florida Theatrical Association At The Abbey Presents GOD OF CARNAGE Florida Theatrical Association At The Abbey Presents GOD OF CARNAGE
by BWW News Desk on July 11, 2018 in Orlando

Florida Theatrical Association presents the Tony Award-winning play GOD OF CARNAGE at The Abbey in downtown Orlando September 7 through 16. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at www.TicketFly.com. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 8 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 8
by Audition Roundup on July 08, 2018 in Orlando

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 8, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
BWW Interviews: Kyle Selig, Victoria Clark, and Betsy Wolfe at THE JIMMY AWARDS Red Carpet BWW Interviews: Kyle Selig, Victoria Clark, and Betsy Wolfe at THE JIMMY AWARDS Red Carpet
by Clarissa Moon on July 07, 2018 in Orlando

The Jimmy Awards celebrate outstanding high school performers from across the nation. Each year, around 80 students are chosen to participate in a week of workshops and masterclasses in New York City, all culminating in a final showcase at the Minskoff Theatre on Broadway.  The event is attended by members of the Broadway community. As one of this year's Student Reporters for the awards, I had the chance to chat with with Kyle Selig (MEAN GIRLS), Victoria Clark (CINDERELLA, THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA), and Betsy Wolfe (FALSETTOS, WAITRESS) on the red carpet.  Take a look!   (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/6 - THE CHER SHOW, THE KING AND I, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/6 - THE CHER SHOW, THE KING AND I, and More!
by BWW Special on July 06, 2018 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 THE CHER SHOW, THE KING AND I, and More! (more...)
Reach New Heights At Orlando Shakes' 30th Anniversary Season Gala Reach New Heights At Orlando Shakes' 30th Anniversary Season Gala
by BWW News Desk on July 03, 2018 in Orlando

Orlando Shakes in partnership with UCF invites guests to celebrate the opening of their 2018-2019 Season at their 30th Anniversary Season Gala on Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. The evening will feature tastings of Central Florida's finest food and beverages, as well as a silent auction and live entertainment. Remaining tickets range from $150 - $250 per person and may be purchased by calling the Box Office at (407) 447-1700 ext. 1 or in person inside the John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center, 812 East Rollins Street. (more...)
CFCArts To Announce New School Of The Arts CFCArts To Announce New School Of The Arts
by BWW News Desk on July 02, 2018 in Orlando

Central Florida Community Arts (CFCArts), a leading arts nonprofit, will host a town hall-style media event entitled Re-Imagine: The Future of CFCArts to announce the launch of its new School of the Arts. This free event will take place August 2 at 6:30 p.m. at Northland Church (530 Dog Track Rd, Longwood FL 32750). (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 1 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 1
by Audition Roundup on July 01, 2018 in Orlando

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 1, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
2016 Patrons Pick THE FOREPLAY Comes To The Venue 2016 Patrons Pick THE FOREPLAY Comes To The Venue
by BWW News Desk on June 30, 2018 in Orlando

The Foreplay, a comedic play by Michael Knight, will be presented by Something Clever Productions, in association with Generation Productions (Heathers, First Date, Hand To God), at The Venue in Orlando, Florida on June 30th and July 1st, 2018. (more...)
Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra Board Of Directors Names Dr. Mary Palmer President Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra Board Of Directors Names Dr. Mary Palmer President
by BWW News Desk on June 28, 2018 in Orlando

The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra Board of Directors has named Dr. Mary Palmer President. Palmer, president of Mary Palmer and Associates, LLC., succeeds RK Kelley. Her two-year term begins July 1, 2018. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/29 - SWEENEY TODD, THE COLOR PURPLE, WEST SIDE STORY, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/29 - SWEENEY TODD, THE COLOR PURPLE, WEST SIDE STORY, and More!
by BWW Special on June 29, 2018 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 SWEENEY TODD, THE COLOR PURPLE, WEST SIDE STORY, and More! (more...)
Mersey Beatles Announce Return Engagement At TheatreZone Mersey Beatles Announce Return Engagement At TheatreZone
by BWW News Desk on June 27, 2018 in Orlando

The Mersey Beatles, who performed two sold out concerts at TheatreZone in Naples, Florida, this past February, will return Feb. 19, 2019, with a new concert tour celebrating the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' Abbey Road album. (more...)
TheatreZone Announces Six Musicals For Its 2018-19 Season TheatreZone Announces Six Musicals For Its 2018-19 Season
by BWW News Desk on June 27, 2018 in Orlando

TheatreZone, a professional Equity theatre led by veterans of Broadway and Off-Broadway, announces the six musicals it will present during its 2018-19 season, which starts in October 2018.   (more...)
2016 Patrons Pick THE FOREPLAY Comes To The Venue 2016 Patrons Pick THE FOREPLAY Comes To The Venue
by BWW News Desk on June 25, 2018 in Orlando

The Foreplay, a comedic play by Michael Knight, will be presented by Something Clever Productions, in association with Generation Productions (Heathers, First Date, Hand To God), at The Venue in Orlando, Florida on June 30th and July 1st, 2018. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 24 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 24
by Audition Roundup on June 24, 2018 in Orlando

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 24, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 24 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 24
by Audition Roundup on June 24, 2018 in Orlando

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 24, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
BWW Interview: Jillian Gizzi of THE LITTLE MERMAID at Orlando Shakes BWW Interview: Jillian Gizzi of THE LITTLE MERMAID at Orlando Shakes
by Clarissa Moon on June 23, 2018 in Orlando

This summer, the Orlando Shakes takes audiences under the sea with Brandon Robert's new telling of Hans Christian Anderson's classic fairytale, THE LITTLE MERMAID.  I talked with the little mermaid herself, Jillian Gizzi, about what she's learned from playing Allura, human shoes, and more!  (more...)
Hot New Vocalist Tay Anderson Comes to Cabaret At Winter Park Playhouse This July Hot New Vocalist Tay Anderson Comes to Cabaret At Winter Park Playhouse This July
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2018 in Orlando

Krista Knowles  Powerhouse musical theatre performer, Tay Anderson, will take the cabaret stage at The Winter Park Playhouse to premiere her latest solo cabaret, I Was Here, in the theatre's Spotlight Cabaret Series July 18 and 19. Playhouse Musical Director, Christopher Leavy, will accompany on piano.   (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - IN THE HEIGHTS, HUNCHBACK, GUYS AND DOLLS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - IN THE HEIGHTS, HUNCHBACK, GUYS AND DOLLS and More!
by BWW Special on June 22, 2018 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 IN THE HEIGHTS, HUNCHBACK, GUYS AND DOLLS and More! (more...)