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80s Musical XANADU Added to Garden Theatre's Season 80s Musical XANADU Added to Garden Theatre's Season
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2018 in Orlando

The Garden Theatre announced today the addition of Xanadu to its 2017-2018 season. Xanadu joins the previously announced shows The Lieutenant of Inishmore, A Tennessee Walk, and The Hunchback of Notre Dame. Xanadu performances begin Friday, July 6, 2018, at 8:00 p.m. with a limited run through Sunday, July 29, 2018. (more...)
Winners Announced For The 2017 BroadwayWorld Orlando Awards; Newsies Wins Best Musical! Winners Announced For The 2017 BroadwayWorld Orlando Awards; Newsies Wins Best Musical!
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2018 in Orlando

The votes have been counted... Check out the fill list of winners for the 2017 BWW Regional Awards! (more...)
Elizabeth Vargas Announced as Moderator on Joe Biden's American Promise Tour Elizabeth Vargas Announced as Moderator on Joe Biden's American Promise Tour
by BWW News Desk on January 15, 2018 in Orlando

Elizabeth Vargas, Co-Anchor of ABC News' 20/20 will moderate former Vice President Joe Biden's stop in Orlando at Dr. Phillips Center's Walt Disney Theater on his American Promise Tour. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 14 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 14
by Audition Roundup on January 14, 2018 in Orlando

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, January 14, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Central Florida Community Arts Presents THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME Central Florida Community Arts Presents THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME
by BWW News Desk on January 11, 2018 in Orlando

Central Florida Community Arts is proud to present its seventh Broadway Concert Series production, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, February 8 & 9, 2018. With music and lyrics by Academy Award-winners Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz, book by Peter Parnell, and based on the Victor Hugo novel and songs from the Disney film, this concert-style production is directed by Rob A. Lott, with music direction by Jacob Haines, assistant direction and visual design by Ashley Willsey, choreography by Barbara Hartwig, and is produced by Joshua Vickery through CFCArts. (more...)
David Feherty And Wishbone Ash Just Announced at King Center! David Feherty And Wishbone Ash Just Announced at King Center!
by BWW News Desk on January 11, 2018 in Orlando

David Feherty is a former professional golfer on the European Tour and PGA Tour. He now works as a writer and broadcaster with NBC Sports and Golf Channel. David was born in Bangor, County Down, Northern Ireland. He turned professional in 1976 and spent most of his playing career in Europe, where he won five times and finished in the top ten twice in the European Tour's Order of Merit, placing tenth in 1989 and eighth in 1990. He spent 1994 and 1995 playing mainly on the PGA Tour in the U.S., and the best result on the tour was a second place finish at the 1994 New England Classic. David represented Ireland in international competition and captained the victorious 1990 Alfred Dunhill Cup team and played for Europe on the 1991 Ryder Cup team. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/12 - RAGTIME, WAITRESS, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/12 - RAGTIME, WAITRESS, and More!
by BWW Special on January 12, 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 Book of Mormon, Waitress, Love Never Dies, and More! (more...)
History's Greatest Playwright Comes to Life in Orlando Shakespeare Theater's Production of SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE History's Greatest Playwright Comes to Life in Orlando Shakespeare Theater's Production of SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
by BWW News Desk on January 11, 2018 in Orlando

Orlando Shakespeare Theater (Orlando Shakes) in Partnership with UCF presents a new stage adaptation of Shakespeare in Love February 7 - March 25, 2018 in the Margeson Theater. A romantic look into the Bard of Avon's life, Shakespeare in Love will play in repertory with William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night. Tickets ($25 - $50) to both productions are available now by calling (407) 447-1700 ext. 1, visiting www.orlandoshakes.org, or in person at the John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center (812 East Rollins Street). (more...)
Photo Flash: The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol presents FRANKIE AND JOHNNY IN THE CLAIR DE LUNE Photo Flash: The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol presents FRANKIE AND JOHNNY IN THE CLAIR DE LUNE
by BWW News Desk on January 10, 2018 in Orlando

In December, The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol (806 San Marino Drive, The Villages, FL) will open the second production of its second season with four-time Tony Award Winner, Terrence McNally's Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune. (more...)
The Studio Theatre Wraps Season with RED The Studio Theatre Wraps Season with RED
by BWW News Desk on January 10, 2018 in Orlando

In March, The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol (806 San Marino Drive, The Villages, FL) will open the fourth and final production of its second season with John Logan's six time Tony Award winning play, Red. (more...)
BWW Interview - Stepping into RIVERDANCE with Will Bryant BWW Interview - Stepping into RIVERDANCE with Will Bryant
by Kimberly Moy on January 09, 2018 in Orlando

With St. Patrick's Day is a couple months away, you can get an early dose of Irish culture by seeing RIVERDANCE, which is coming to the Dr. Phillips Center later this month. Now celebrating its 20th anniversary, the beloved RIVERDANCE still delights audiences around the world. For 23 year old principal dancer, Will Bryant, touring with RIVERDANCE has been a dream come true. (more...)
VIDEO: Meet the Cast of THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD at Riverside Theatre VIDEO: Meet the Cast of THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD at Riverside Theatre
by BWW News Desk on January 09, 2018 in Orlando

Meet the cast of THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD, running January 16th through February 4th at Riverside Theatre! (more...)
Jim Kalupa Exhibit Comes to King Center Jim Kalupa Exhibit Comes to King Center
by BWW News Desk on January 08, 2018 in Orlando

A collection of photography from Jim Kalupa entitled, The World As I See It, will be on display in the Harris Gallery at the Maxwell C. King Center lobby from January 8 January 28. Over 30 pieces of Jim's work, many for the first time, will be featured in an encore one man show. All photo art is available for purchase. King Center ticketed guests attending theater performances will have the opportunity to view the exhibition. (more...)
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit Come to Dr. Phillip's Center Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit Come to Dr. Phillip's Center
by BWW News Desk on January 08, 2018 in Orlando

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts and Outback Concerts with JOBU Presents Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, with special guest Richard Thompson. It's a rock 'n' roll show that feels like fellowship; that's how fans react to a live Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit performance. They bring that experience to the Walt Disney Theater on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday, January 12, 2018 at 11 a.m. Tickets start at $32.50 and may be purchased online at drphillipscenter.org, by calling 844.513.2014 or by visiting the Dr. Phillips Center Box Office at 445 S. Magnolia Avenue between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, or 12 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday. Online and phone ticket purchases are subject to handling fees. (more...)
Andy McKee Comes to the Dr. Phillips Center Andy McKee Comes to the Dr. Phillips Center
by BWW News Desk on January 08, 2018 in Orlando

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in association with AEG Presents announce Andy McKee. With his signature live energy and exceptional skill, McKee magically transforms the steel string guitar into a full orchestra on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday, January 12, 2018 at 10 a.m. Tickets start at $29.50 and may be purchased online at drphillipscenter.org, by calling 844.513.2014 or by visiting the Dr. Phillips Center Box Office at 445 S. Magnolia Avenue between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, or 12 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday. Online and phone ticket purchases are subject to handling fees. (more...)
Darci Lynne & Friends Come to Dr. Phillips Center Darci Lynne & Friends Come to Dr. Phillips Center
by BWW News Desk on January 08, 2018 in Orlando

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in association with Outback Concerts announce Darci Lynne and Friends Live with special guest Pelican 212, the 13-year old ventriloquist, singer, and Season 12 winner of AMERICA'S GOT TALENT. Coming off her record-breaking finale performance of AMERICA'S GOT TALENT, the Oklahoma native will bring her jaw-dropping talent, hilarious puppets, and vibrant personality to Orlando's Dr. Phillips Center for one night only on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 7 p.m. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 7 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 7
by Audition Roundup on January 07, 2018 in Orlando

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, January 7, 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 1/4 - WAITRESS, LOVE NEVER DIES, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/4 - WAITRESS, LOVE NEVER DIES, and More!
by BWW Special on January 05, 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 Book of Mormon, Waitress, Love Never Dies, and More! (more...)
Photo Flash: Orlando Shakespeare Theater Presents NATIVE GARDENS Photo Flash: Orlando Shakespeare Theater Presents NATIVE GARDENS
by BWW News Desk on January 04, 2018 in Orlando

Gardens and cultures clash, turning friendly neighbors into feuding enemies as Pablo, a high-powered lawyer, and doctoral candidate Tania, his very pregnant wife, are realizing the American dream when they purchase a house next door to community stalwarts Virginia and Frank. But a disagreement over a long-standing fence line soon spirals into an all-out war of taste, class, privilege, and entitlement where you're guaranteed no one comes out smelling like a rose. (more...)
Mad Cow Announces Cast And Creative Team For THE TALE OF THE ALLERGIST'S WIFE Mad Cow Announces Cast And Creative Team For THE TALE OF THE ALLERGIST'S WIFE
by BWW News Desk on January 03, 2018 in Orlando

Mad Cow Theatre is thrilled to announce the cast and creative team of Charles Busch's mid-life-crisis comedy The Tale of The Allergist's Wife, which will take the Harriett stage Jan. 19, 2018 as the fourth mainstage production of Mad Cow Theatre's Season 21. (more...)
Orlando Shakespeare Theater Produces Timely Contemporary Comedy, NATIVE GARDENS Orlando Shakespeare Theater Produces Timely Contemporary Comedy, NATIVE GARDENS
by BWW News Desk on January 03, 2018 in Orlando

Orlando Shakespeare Theater (Orlando Shakes) in Partnership with UCF presents Karen Zacar as' Native Gardens. Zacar as' new comedy tells the story of high-powered lawyer Pablo Del Valle and his wife Tania, a doctoral candidate, who are working toward the so-called American Dream. After purchasing a house next door to Frank and Virginia Butley, the neighborhood's old guard, the two couples find themselves in a heated dispute about their shared fence line. Native Gardens appears from January 3 - February 4, 2018 in the Goldman Theater. Tickets are available now by calling (407) 447-1700 ext. 1, visiting www.orlandoshakes.org, or in person at the John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center (812 East Rollins Street). (more...)
Riverside Theatre For Kids Presents THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE, JR. Riverside Theatre For Kids Presents THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE, JR.
by BWW News Desk on January 02, 2018 in Orlando

Riverside Theatre for Kids, the educational arm of Riverside Theatre, presents a benefit performance of Gilbert & Sullivan's The Pirates of Penzance, Jr. on January 5 & 6 to assist performers going to the Junior Theatre Festival in Atlanta on January 12-14, 2018. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 31 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 31
by Audition Roundup on December 31, 2017 in Orlando

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, December 31, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Mad Cow Theatre Announces FUN HOME Mad Cow Theatre Announces FUN HOME
by BWW News Desk on December 29, 2017 in Orlando

Mad Cow Theatre is thrilled to announce that the musical in its summer 2018 to be announced slot is Fun Home, the blockbuster that won the Best Musical Tony Award in 2015 and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. (more...)
Jeremy Seghers Presents GHOST & FUNERAL PARTY Jeremy Seghers Presents GHOST & FUNERAL PARTY
by BWW News Desk on December 28, 2017 in Orlando

Producer Jeremy Seghers is proud to present an evening of two one-acts by Ashleigh Ann Gardner. (more...)