| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:38 AM
Marc Bruni, who was slated to direct "Hello, Dolly!" at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam this summer, is leaving the project due a scheduling conflict.
Daniel Goldstein, director of the recent Broadway revival of "Godspell," returns to Goodspeed...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Like many musicians, Orlando singer, songwriter and bandleader Andy Matchett has spent time searching for chords and melodies that no one has ever heard.
In his latest project, however, Matchett — known for his work in such highly regarded Orlando...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 6:38 AM
Grab a babysitter, plan a date night or bring your budding comedians to Crooked Tree Arts Center on Saturday, Feb. 2, for a performance by the nationally acclaimed Chicago comedy troupe, The Improvised Shakespeare Company. A family show for children...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 3:50 PM
Here are Orlando Fringe Festival shows that are getting additional performances post-Fringe.
• "Dance For Grandma" will be perfomed at 9:15 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at Breakthough Theatre of Winter Park, 419A W. Fairbanks Ave. Winter Park. All...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 2:37 PM
It was a record run for the largest Orlando Fringe Festival in history, but don't expect it to get any bigger next year.
"We don't want to grow too fast," said festival producer Michael Marinaccio.
More tickets were sold, more families attended the...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 3:12 PM
In the next few weeks, Breakthrough Theatre of Winter Park is hosting a few more shows that debuted at the Orlando Fringe Festival. If you missed them (or loved them) then, here's your chance to catch them now (or catch them again.)
| May 29, 2013
| 2:48 PM
The Humor Mill Orlando, fresh from its run at the 2013 Orlando Fringe Festival, will present two encore performances of "Barack to the Drawing Board," at the Breakthrough Theatre of Winter Park this weekend.
The show, is an hour of musical parodies...
| May 30, 2013
| 2:05 PM
The Orlando Fringe Festival is a big beneficiary of the new Barry L. Miller Foundation for Arts and Education — to the tune of $10,000.
Miller, an Orlando attorney for 30 years, established his foundation through the Community Foundation of...
| May 31, 2013
"Disenchanted!," the musical about disgruntled fairy-tale princesses that debuted at the 2011 Orlando Fringe Festival, will make a six-week return visit to Orlando this fall.
Back then, it was titled "Bitches of the Kingdom" — and it became the...
| May 22, 2013
The funniest thing about "Celebrity Match Game: The Musical" is the whiff of truth in the set-up.
Orlando Fringe Festival producer Michael Marinaccio, in a voice-over role, berates writer-producer Michael Wanzie for coasting, for selling out, for not...
| May 22, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Lust, to me, is an intense emotion — full of drive and passion.
So it's surprising at the top of ME Dance's Fringe Festival offering, titled "Lust," that the first dance has a feeling of lightness. Choreographer Marshall Ellis has given his...
| May 22, 2013
| 7:46 PM
Checking in on Chase Padgett's "6 Guitars," which debuted at the 2010 Orlando Fringe Festival, is like visiting old friends — if your friends are comic and musical geniuses.
There's Tyrone, the elderly bluesman; Rupert the good ol' boy; Michael,...