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South Florida Theatre Leagues’ Summer Theatre Fest 2017

 

Summer Theatre Fest 2017
The South Florida Theatre League
Invites patrons to attend
Free Play Readings

Every Monday Evening, June through August

 The Theatre League’s Summer Theatre Fest has become an integral part of South Florida’s cultural landscape, and in its fifth year South Florida audiences will once again have the opportunity to see theatre for free, and check out new plays in development by South Florida playwrights.  The program’s continued and growing success over of …more…

Thank You For Being A Friend

DIRECT FROM NYC!
A SOUTH FLORIDA PREMIERE!
EMPIRE STAGE
PRESENTS

A hilarious new musical parody of the classic 1980’s Television sitcom, The Golden Girls, written and directed by Nick Brennan.

Straight from your TV set comes a live stage show that follows your favorite over the hill funny women from Miami: Blanchet, Dorothea, Roz, and Sophie as they prepare for the annual Shady Oaks Retirement Home Talent Show. When Special Guest Star Ricky …more…

The Goldberg Variations

Island City Stage continues it’s season with the debut of  Stuart Meltzer’s smart and sophisticated semi-autobiographical comedy “The Goldberg Variations” running June 15 – July 16.

It’s another quirky Goldberg family birthday party for a long-deceased grandmother, but this year the surprise is on them! Son Caleb tries mightily to recreate the evening with a different ending but his family and boyfriend spiral out of control as they hurl toward the …more…

The Zoo Story

Proof

 New City Players stages the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Winner Proof.  Proof marks the first production of New City Players’ second official season (followed by Twelfth Night running July 6-23 and True West running August 10-27 both at The Vanguard. Visit newcityplayers.org for more details). Proof will be directed by Producing Artistic Director, Timothy Mark Davis. It will star Jeffrey Bruce, Johnny Contini, Erica Rose Dade, and Krystal Valdes.  

“Proof …more…

Summer Shorts

EVENING STAR PRODUCTIONS & SOL CHILDREN THEATRE ANNOUNCE THEIR 2017-2018 SEASON

Although Evening Star Productions and Sol Children Theatre are not yet through their fourth and fifteenth seasons, both companies – under the direction of founder and Artistic Director Rosalie Grant – are deep into preparation for next year’s productions. 

Evening Star Productions 2017-2018 season will begin with David Mamet’s Oleanna (September 21 – October 8, 2017), continue with Shakespeare’s Macbeth (October 26 – 28), and conclude with Peter Gordon’s Secondary Cause …more…

Monty Python’s Spamalot

MNM Productions Monty Python’s SPAMALOT  will open at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts on Friday, May 19, and run through Sunday, June 4, with performances at 7:30 pm nightly, and 1:30 pm matinee performances on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.  

MNM Productions is the latest venture by two experienced theatrical producers and arts consultants: Marcie Gorman-Althof and Michael Lifshitz. SPAMALOT will be their fifth major musical over the last few years, following A Chorus Line, Side …more…

Voices of Pride

Little Shop of Horrors

Judith Mitchell, Chief Executive Officer at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts and Marcie Gorman-Althof and Michael Lifshitz, the producing partners behind MNM Productions,today announced that they will jointly present MNM’s fourth show in 2017, the comedy rock musical LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS.  

With music by Alan Menken and written by Howard Ashman, the rock and roll/doo-wop musical about a shy florist and his ravenous flesh-eating plant, will boom and …more…

Totally Naked Comedy Tour

Monday, May 8th AT 8:30PM!
AT EMPIRE STAGE
Ronnie Larsen
PRESENTS

Featuring four, very funny, sexy and totally naked male comedians from NYC who bring new meaning to the words “funny bone”.

HOSTED BY:
TRUCKSTOP SALLY

THE COMICS:
ADAN CHISNALL,
ROBERT PUNCHUR,
JUANNELL RILEY,
GABRIEL MARSHALL

FOR TICKETS:
RonnieLarsen.com

EMPIRE STAGE
1140 N. Flagler Drive
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33304

  

House of Gabor

SAVE THE DATE!: Monday, October 30th, 2017, 7:30 pm.  ‘Jan McArt’s New Play Readings’ series presents HOUSE OF GABOR, the staged reading of a new play by
TONY FINSTROM, directed by WAYNE RUDISILL. Starring JAN McART, MIA MATTHEWS, ALEX ALVAREZ,  JEFFREY BRUCE & MICHAEL McKEEVER.

It’s Vegas.  …  It’s New Year’s Eve. …   It’s 1953. Come join Zsa Zsa & Company for a peek at their bygone world full of mink, champagne and…men, in …more…

Open & Shut

Island City Stage invites you to a FREE Staged Reading of ‘OPEN & SHUT’, a new play by Donna Hoke, featuring Mia Matthews, Brayan Quevedo, Daniel Capote and Larry Buzzeo, and Directed by Michael McKeever.

Ellen knows her husband *might* be cheating on her. Son Bill knows she *might* know he’s gay. But not even Herculean efforts to neither ask nor tell can stop the worst-kept secrets from forcing mother and son to relationship crossroads, where …more…

The Naked Magicians

GET TO KNOW THE NAKED MAGICIANS 

(behind the magic…and the CLOTHES!)

THE NAKED MAGICIANS
WEDNESDAY, MAY 31st   7:30PM

Box Office hours are Mondays-Fridays 10am-5pm

and two hours prior to most performances.

Box Office: (954) 344-5990

I Remember Mama

The 2016–17 Arts Radio Network Theater Season presents a special Mother’s Day weekend production of I Remember Mama on Saturday, May 13 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 14 at 2 p.m. In the series, the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Arts Radio Network Theatre Project and WLRN bring the golden age of radio back to glorious life with some of South Florida’s finest actors.

I Remember Mama debuted on …more…

West Side Story

Nine

SEE “NINE” FOR JUST $29 PER TICKET … This weekend only! 
8pm – Fri., May 5    |    2 pm & 8 pm – Sat., May 6   |   2 pm – Sun., May 7

From the creator of “Grand Hotel” and “Titanic” and based on Italian director Federico Fellini’s comic masterpiece of biographical filmmaking, 8 1/2, this sultry and enchanting musical follows the life of world famous film director Guido …more…

Monty Python’s Spamalot

2017-2018 Theatre Close Up Season at Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County

The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County and Zoetic Stage are proud to announce the lineup for the Center’s 7th season of THEATER UP CLOSE. The 2017-2018 season features five extraordinary productions – including one world premiere and two South Florida premieres.

Continuing the Arsht Center’s ongoing, critically-acclaimed collaboration with Zoetic Stage, the THEATER UP CLOSE 2017-2018 series opens with TOPDOG/UNDERDOG (November 2 – 9, 2017), a …more…

Broken Snow

Written by Ben Andron/Directed by Michael Andron

May 3-21

Featuring

NICHOLAS RICHBERG*           DANIEL LLACA

and

AVI HOFFMAN*

Broken snow will be produced under an Actors’ Equity Association guest artist agreement.
*Denotes member of Actors’ Equity Association.
*Mature themes and language

May 3-21
Weekday matinees are available

Advance Tickets: $35 * $25 seniors/full-time students

At the door: $40 * $30 seniors/full-time students

Get your tickets at  www.jcctheatre.com

or call 1-866-811-4111

Group rates and playbill sponsorships are available.
Contact jcat@marjcc.org or (305)932-4200 ext …more…

Shopkins Live! at the Kravis

Shopkins Live! the first live theatrical production based on the phenomenally successful Shopkins toy brand will bring the national tour to the Kravis Center, it was jointly announced today by Gilles Paquin, President and CEO of Koba Entertainment, and Nicole Hardiman, Senior Licensing Manager at Moose Toys. The 6:30 pm performance on Thursday, October 12, will be staged in the Alexander W. Dreyfoos, Jr. Concert Hall.

Based on America’s #1 toy …more…

Collective Rage: A Play in Five Betties

Thinking Cap Theatre’s 7th Season continues with the Southeastern Premiere of COLLECTIVE RAGE: A Play in Five Betties, a timely, pointed, and playful investigation of gender.  Not since Eve Ensler has a playwright had such profound (and hilarious!) thoughts to share about women, stereotypes, relationships, and the female anatomy!

Inspired in part by Max Fleischer’s iconic, sexualized animation, Betty Boop, COLLECTIVE RAGE presents, explores, and explodes the legacy of female stereotypes …more…

Matilda The Musical

TIME Magazine’s #1 Show of the Year, MATILDA THE MUSICAL, opens at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts April 25 for a limited two week run through May 7, 2017. Tickets to MATILDA THE MUSICAL are on sale now. Winner of 50 international awards, including four Tony Awards®, MATILDA THE MUSICAL is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares …more…

YES

The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts today announced that YES Featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman have added dates to their recently announced 2017North American Tour, including performing in concert in our Alexander W. Dreyfoos, Jr. Concert Hall on Friday, October 13 at 8 pm.

“It’s very simple,” explains band founder and vocalist Jon Anderson about the recent decision to change the band’s name from ARW to …more…

Baby Boomer Baby

Baby Boomer Baby’s well received and successful run at the Plaza Theatre in 2016 prompted PGA Arts Center producers Dana Matthow and Philip Roger Roy to approach the multi-talented actor/comedian about returning to South Florida for a limited engagement at their newly opened Palm Beach Gardens theatre.   Tommy Koenig’s one man ‘musicomedy’, which just completed a successful engagement at the Herberger Theater Center in Phoenix, Arizona, is a flashback through …more…