| Jan 26, 2014
| 6:05 PM
We've all been taught proper dining etiquette: No chewing with your mouth full, no resting your elbows on the table. But those are minor infractions compared with the mealtime behavior of the family in "Table Manners."
Alan Ayckbourn's 1973 comedy, at...
| 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...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:57 PM
WHAT: Mad Cow Theatre's next production will be Alan Ayckbourn's "Table Manners," a comedy that follows that intertwining lives of siblings and their significant others during a weekend in the British countryside.
The action takes place around the...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Denise Gillman did not like science as a child.
"Science and math were a mystery to me," she says. "I couldn't connect to it."
But today Gillman routinely deals with science — even though she's a college professor in the theater department....
| Jan 7, 2014
| 4:01 PM
Orlando's Clandestine-ARTS theater troupe is bringing that demon barber of Fleet Street, one Mr. Sweeney Todd, to the stage this week.
Stephen Sondheim's musical opens Thursday, Jan. 9, at The Venue in Orlando. According to Clandestine-ARTS, the theater...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 3:57 PM
If "Charles Dickens" conjures up frantic nights sweating over essays about 800-page tomes, banish that ghost of school days past. A yearlong "What the Dickens" celebration across Central Florida will feature pub crawls, a Victorian feast, movies,...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 2:39 PM
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Mad Cow Theatre announces auditions for Maggie in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
MAD COW THEATRE is holding auditions for its upcoming production of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof by Tennessee Williams, directed by Bobbie Bell. Production dates...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 9:32 AM
It's the time of year for looking back on 2013's memorable moments and trends from Central Florida arts scene.
• Star of the Year: God. We had a lot of religion on our stages this year. Theatre Downtown presented "Godspell" with Vine Theatre....
| Dec 17, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Mad Cow Theatre Announces Auditions for the Role of Charles Dickens
A MAD COW THEATRE/ORLANDO SHAKESPEARE THEATER/ORANGE COUNTY ARTS COLLABORATION is holding auditions for an upcoming community wide celebration of the life and work of Charles Dickens....
| Dec 16, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Heather Alexander and Laura Hodos will perform their newest cabaret, "Happy Hour," at The Winter Park Playhouse's Spotlight Cabaret Series this Tuesday and Wednesday, Dec. 17 and 18. Christopher Leavy will accompany on the piano.
This cabaret gets its...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Signature arts groups such as the Orlando Ballet, Orlando Shakespeare Theater and the Bach Festival Society of Winter Park will receive more money for operating expenses from United Arts than last year. But others, such as Orlando Museum of Art, the...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 10:32 PM
A simple set of marble-like arches belies the complexity of "The Light in the Piazza."
The Tony-winning musical, onstage at Orlando's Mad Cow Theatre, is a youthful romance. And a look at family dynamics. And an ode to middle-age regret. And a study...