| Apr 22, 2014
| 3:21 PM
Christiane Noll apologizes when she answers her phone. The Broadway star is finishing up an important transaction: She's buying makeup at a New York department store.
Noll, who will perform the first weekend of the Orlando Cabaret Festival, is...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 3:17 PM
Laura Benanti wants a bigger audience.
Not just for herself, mind you, but for all theatrical endeavors.
"I'm trying to do whatever I can to bring this art form to the next generation," the singer-actress says on the phone from her home in New York....
| May 1, 2014
| 8:19 PM
Nicholas Rodriguez is a bit of a tease. The Broadway actor, headlining this weekend at the Orlando Cabaret Festival, has titled his show "The First Time…" and the preshow publicity coyly reminds us that "You always remember your first time…"...
| May 19, 2014
| 10:07 PM
United Arts of Central Florida will announce Tuesday that its annual collaborative Campaign for the Arts raised over $2 million for more than 50 local arts, sciences and history organizations.
The group raised $2,080,826, 22 percent over goal and...
| May 24, 2014
| 8:52 AM
TALLAHASSEE – It was the biggest binge on hometown projects since the pre-Great Recession days.
The Florida Legislature used its best financial outlook in nearly a decade this spring to sprinkle in more taxpayer-funded hometown projects –...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 10:22 AM
Mad Cow Theatre has announced even more star power for its Orlando Cabaret Festival this spring: Tony award-winner Laura Benanti will join the lineup, which already features Tony nominee Christiane Noll.
Benanti won her Tony for a star turn in the...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 2:41 PM
WHAT: Tennessee Williams' Pulitzer prize-winning "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" opens Friday, March 21, at Orlando's Mad Cow Theatre.
In the classic story, secrets push a family to the brink during a memorable evening. Wealthy Southerner Big Daddy is...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 2:12 PM
Mad Cow Theatre is Accepting Submissions for Claude in Hair
MAD COW THEATRE is accepting submissions for its upcoming production of Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical with lyrics by James Rado & Gerome Ragni and music by Galt MacDermot for...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:28 PM
William Elliott's graceful set design for Mad Cow Theatre's "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" is a light and airy Southern bedroom. Delicate white arches frame French doors. Erin Miner's pink and purple lighting add a soft and gentle glow to the scene.
| Apr 3, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Here's a new way to help the Central Florida arts community — help yourself when buying tickets to Orlando's touring Broadway shows.
United Arts of Central Florida, in the midst of its annual Campaign for the Arts fundraiser, this week expanded...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 2:14 PM
Mad Cow Theatre: Update for Season 18 Auditions!
Audition dates and times for Mad Cow Theatre's season 18 auditions have been updated. Please review the times below when requesting an audition...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Central Florida Community Arts begins its 2014 Spotlight Series with a one-woman cabaret show titled "Resolutions."
Melissa Mason Braillard will perform an eclectic night of music, which CFCArts says showcases "the risks we take, decisions we make and...