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by BWW Staff - Dec 29, 2020

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Florida Rep's Virtual PlayLab Closes With All-Star Cast in A SHERLOCK CAROL! Photo Florida Rep's Virtual PlayLab Closes With All-Star Cast in A SHERLOCK CAROL!
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 8, 2020

Florida Repertory Theatre's 2020 PlayLab Festival of New Works continues with a reading of 'A Sherlock Carol' by Mark Shanahan on Dec. 10 at 7 PM, and brings together an all-star cast of Broadway veterans, a Tony-nominee, and Florida Rep's ensemble members. The final event of the festival is the Playwrights' Panel discussion held live on Zoom Dec. 11 at 3:30 PM.

Florida Rep's Virtual PlayLab Features All-Star Casts! Photo Florida Rep's Virtual PlayLab Features All-Star Casts!
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 2, 2020

Florida Repertory Theatre's 2020 PlayLab Festival of New Works continues Dec. 3 and 10 with live 7 PM Zoom readings of 'White Party' by Brent Askari and 'A Sherlock Carol' by Mark Shanahan. The Festival closes with a Playwrights' Panel discussion on Dec. 11 at 3:30 PM, where the festival playwrights talk about their craft and take questions from audiences.

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by BWW Staff - Dec 2, 2020

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by BWW Staff - Nov 25, 2020

Florida Rep's 2020 PlayLab Kicks Off November 5 With All-Virtual Festival Photo Florida Rep's 2020 PlayLab Kicks Off November 5 With All-Virtual Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 4, 2020

Florida Repertory Theatre's 2020 PlayLab Festival of New Works kicks off Nov. 5th at 7 PM with the virtual reading of 'Spay' by Madison Fiedler, and continues with LIVE virtual readings on Nov. 12, 19, Dec. 3, and 10. The Festival also includes a Playwrights' Panel on Dec. 11 at 3:30 PM, where the festival playwrights talk about their craft and take questions from the audience.

BWW Review: CLUE: STAY-AT-HOME VERSION by Florida Repertory Theatre Photo BWW Review: CLUE: STAY-AT-HOME VERSION by Florida Repertory Theatre
by Elizabeth James - Oct 30, 2020

Although gathering at Florida Repertory Theatre to see a play in person is still some time away, they have found a new, creative way to bring theatre to their audiences: a virtual performance of CLUE, recorded via Zoom. 

Florida Rep's CLUE: The Stay-at-Home Version Is On Sale Now Photo Florida Rep's CLUE: The Stay-at-Home Version Is On Sale Now
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 26, 2020

Florida Repertory Theatre presents a virtual reading production of 'Clue' to benefit the theatre while COVID-related restrictions prevent indoor in-person gatherings.

Florida Rep Announces Fall 2020 Virtual Season Photo Florida Rep Announces Fall 2020 Virtual Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2020

Florida Rep has announced a whole slate of digital offerings as its Fall 2020 Virtual Season. The fall season includes the Stage@Home Virtual Talkback Series (through Oct. 30), the 2020 Virtual PlayLab Festival (Nov. 5-Dec. 11), and a streaming production of 'Clue' starring the theatre's ensemble of professional actors (Oct. 29-Nov. 1).

Florida Rep's Stage@Home Virtual Talkback Series Returns Friday Photo Florida Rep's Stage@Home Virtual Talkback Series Returns Friday
by Stephi Wild - Oct 2, 2020

Florida Repertory Theatre will bring back its popular Stage@Home Virtual Talkback Series for four episodes beginning on Oct. 2nd at 3:30 PM. Held live on Zoom, the series takes audiences behind the scenes and introduces them to ensemble members, staff, technicians, and popular guest artists. The cost to register is $20/episode and $75 to access all four episodes.

Florida Repertory Theatre Postpones 2020-2021 Season Photo Florida Repertory Theatre Postpones 2020-2021 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2020

Florida Repertory Theatre will postpone its 2020-2021 Season for one calendar year. Announced in February, the nine-show professional season includes plays, musicals, and new works in the theatrea??s two downtown Fort Myers venues, the Historic Arcade and ArtStage Studio Theatres.

Florida Rep Announces Stage@Home Series Photo Florida Rep Announces Stage@Home Series
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 27, 2020

In the wake of canceling the remainder of its 2019-2020 Season, Artistic Director, Greg Longenhagen announces that Florida Repertory Theatre is pioneering new ways to engage with patrons virtually. The latest online offering is a weekly talk back series, Stage@Home, hosted live on Zoom and streamed to Facebook each week. In addition to the talk back series, Florida Rep's Education department is also offering weekly virtual classes for students of all ages.

Regional Spotlight: How Florida Repertory Theatre is Working Through The Global Healt Photo Regional Spotlight: How Florida Repertory Theatre is Working Through The Global Health Crisis
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2020

Today we shine a spotlight on Florida Repertory Theatre with Associate Artistic Director, Jason Parrish.

Florida Rep Has Announced the Plays and Playwrights for its 2020 PlayLab FESTIVAL OF  Photo Florida Rep Has Announced the Plays and Playwrights for its 2020 PlayLab FESTIVAL OF NEW WORKS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 27, 2020

Florida Repertory Theatre's 2019 PlayLab Festival of New Works kicks off April 30 with readings of six new plays, including one commissioned by Florida Rep for its popular Education Conservatory Program. The Festival also includes a Playwrights' Panel, where the festival playwrights talk about their craft and take questions from the audience.

BWW Review: A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER at Florida Rep is Delightfully Dea Photo BWW Review: A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER at Florida Rep is Delightfully Deadly
by Emily Yorgey - Feb 15, 2020

Florida Repertory Theatre's production of A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER, directed by Jason Parrish, tells the story of Monty Navarro, a young man who learns he is part of the D'Ysquith family and is in line to become the Earl of Highhurst; the only problem is, there are 8 other D'Ysquiths in line ahead of him. Things get a bit tricky as Monty decides to, as you can guess from the title of the show, try and murder his way into becoming the Earl.

Florida Repertory Theatre Will Continue its 22nd Season with A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO L Photo Florida Repertory Theatre Will Continue its 22nd Season with A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 20, 2020

Florida Repertory Theatre has announced the opening of the Tony Award-winning best musical, 'A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder,' to continue its 22nd season in the Fort Myers River District. Playing February 14 to March 4 in the Historic Arcade Theatre, the run includes four nearly sold-out preview performances February 11-13.

Florida Rep Nominates ALABASTER For The 2020 Pulitzer Prize In Drama Photo Florida Rep Nominates ALABASTER For The 2020 Pulitzer Prize In Drama
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 6, 2020

Florida Repertory Theatre's record-breaking 11-theatre National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere of 'Alabaster' by Audrey Cefaly is now playing in the ArtStage Studio Theatre, and critics are raving.

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