Valencia College Theater's 2013-14 season includes the Florida premiere of "The Cripple of Inishmaan," currently onstage in London, Shakespeare and a biting musical about the justice system.
Performances are in the Performing Arts Center at Valencia College's East Campus, 701 N. Econlockhatchee Trail, Orlando, except where noted. For more information on the season or tickets, go to valenciacollege.edu/arts or 407-582-2900.
• CHICAGO: Oct. 18-27. The Kander and Ebb musical about a trial that gripped the nation and how justice can be manipulated through showmanship.
• FLORIDA PLAYWRIGHT COMPETITION: Feb. 5-9. The winning play from Valencia's 23rd annual contest will be staged.
• AS YOU LIKE IT: March 27-April 6. Shakespeare's comedy that gave us the quote "All the world's a stage."
• STUDENT ONE-ACT FESTIVAL: April 11-12. Free works by Valencia students. Takes place at the Lowndes Shakespeare Center, 812 E. Rollins St., Orlando.
• THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN: June 5-15. Central Florida premiere of a dark comedy about a young Irishman who yearns for a life outside the confines of his small, backward town.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun