Jersey Boys Opens 2018-2019 FAIRWINDS Broadway in Orlando Season at Dr. Phillips Center Oct 30-Nov 4 @drphillipsctr 

Tony Award®–winning true-life musical phenomenon Jersey Boys kicks off the 2018-2019 FAIRWINDS Broadway in Orlando Season at Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts Oct 30-Nov 4, 2018.

Tony Award®–winning true-life musical phenomenon Jersey Boys kicks off the 2018-2019 FAIRWINDS Broadway in Orlando Season at Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts Oct 30-Nov 4, 2018.

Go behind the music and inside the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. From the streets of New Jersey to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, this musical gives a historical look at the iconic band.

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Orlando Shakespeare Theater presents ‘The Jungle Book’

Orlando Shakespeare Theater

Children’s Theater: What were you raised by, wolves? In Mowgli’s case, the answer is yes! Taken in by Mother Wolf as a baby, the now 11-year-old boy has grown to know the Jungle Law and the ways of the wild. When a cunning tiger seeks to settle an old score, it’s up to Mowgli and the pack to outsmart him. This retelling of the classic tale takes audiences on a thrilling journey through the Indian jungle! Adapted by April-Dawn Gladu | Based on the story by Rudyard Kipling.

Shows: Two shows Saturdays only plus one extra show Sunday, November 11, 2018

Orlando Shakespeare Theater presents ‘The Mystery of Irma Vep – A Penny Dreadful’

Orlando Shakespeare Theater

Vampire attacks, werewolf sightings, and the resurrection of an Egyptian princess make for an exciting start to married life for Lady Enid, Lord Edgar’s second wife. Set in mystical Gothic England, audiences will die laughing at this melodramatic farce – a quick-change marathon in which two actors play all the roles. “If Charlotte Brontë were to spend an afternoon bingeing on Hammer horror flicks, medicinal sherry and Jiffy Pop, perhaps she could dream up a tale as delirious as that of Irma Vep.” (The New York Times).

Shows: Wednesdays through Sundays, plus Tuesday Oct 30 & Nov 6.

Orlando Shakes presents “In the Heights”

Orlando Shakes, in partnership with UCF, will kick off its 30th Season with a production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights from September 5 - October 7, 2018.

In the Heights tells the universal story of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood – a place where the coffee from the corner bodega is light and sweet, the windows are always open and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of music. It’s a community on the brink of change, full of hopes, dreams, and pressures, where the biggest struggles can be deciding which traditions you take with you, and which ones you leave behind.

In the Heights is the winner of the 2008 Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Score, Best Choreography, and Best Orchestrations.

Tickets start at $30 for regular performances and $18 for Preview Performances and Senior Matinees.

Orlando Shakes presents “In the Heights”

Orlando Shakes, in partnership with UCF, will kick off its 30th Season with a production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights from September 5 - October 7, 2018.

In the Heights tells the universal story of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood – a place where the coffee from the corner bodega is light and sweet, the windows are always open and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of music. It’s a community on the brink of change, full of hopes, dreams, and pressures, where the biggest struggles can be deciding which traditions you take with you, and which ones you leave behind.

In the Heights is the winner of the 2008 Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Score, Best Choreography, and Best Orchestrations.

Tickets start at $30 for regular performances and $18 for Preview Performances and Senior Matinees.

Orlando Shakes presents “In the Heights”

Orlando Shakes, in partnership with UCF, will kick off its 30th Season with a production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights from September 5 - October 7, 2018.

In the Heights tells the universal story of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood – a place where the coffee from the corner bodega is light and sweet, the windows are always open and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of music. It’s a community on the brink of change, full of hopes, dreams, and pressures, where the biggest struggles can be deciding which traditions you take with you, and which ones you leave behind.

In the Heights is the winner of the 2008 Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Score, Best Choreography, and Best Orchestrations.

Tickets start at $30 for regular performances and $18 for Preview Performances and Senior Matinees.

Orlando Shakes presents “In the Heights”

Orlando Shakes, in partnership with UCF, will kick off its 30th Season with a production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights from September 5 - October 7, 2018.

In the Heights tells the universal story of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood – a place where the coffee from the corner bodega is light and sweet, the windows are always open and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of music. It’s a community on the brink of change, full of hopes, dreams, and pressures, where the biggest struggles can be deciding which traditions you take with you, and which ones you leave behind.

In the Heights is the winner of the 2008 Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Score, Best Choreography, and Best Orchestrations.

Tickets start at $30 for regular performances and $18 for Preview Performances and Senior Matinees.

Orlando Shakes presents “In the Heights”

Orlando Shakes, in partnership with UCF, will kick off its 30th Season with a production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights from September 5 - October 7, 2018.

In the Heights tells the universal story of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood – a place where the coffee from the corner bodega is light and sweet, the windows are always open and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of music. It’s a community on the brink of change, full of hopes, dreams, and pressures, where the biggest struggles can be deciding which traditions you take with you, and which ones you leave behind.

In the Heights is the winner of the 2008 Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Score, Best Choreography, and Best Orchestrations.

Tickets start at $30 for regular performances and $18 for Preview Performances and Senior Matinees.

Orlando Shakes Kicks Off 30th Season with Lin-Manuel Miranda’s ‘In the Heights’ Starting Sept 5

Orlando Shakes, in partnership with UCF, will kick off its 30th Season with a production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights from September 5 - October 7, 2018.

Orlando Shakes, in partnership with UCF, will kick off its 30th Season with a production of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s In the Heights from September 5 – October 7, 2018.

In the Heights tells the universal story of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood – a place where the coffee from the corner bodega is light and sweet, the windows are always open and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of music. It’s a community on the brink of change, full of hopes, dreams, and pressures, where the biggest struggles can be deciding which traditions you take with you, and which ones you leave behind.

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Into the Woods

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Tickets start at: $15

Into the Woods is presented by students in the Musical Theater Production summer program at Dr. Phillips Center Florida Hospital School of the Arts. James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim take everyone’s favorite storybook characters and bring them together for a timeless, yet relevant, piece… and a rare modern classic. The Tony Award®–winning book and score are both enchanting and touching.

The story follows a Baker and his wife, who wish to have a child; Cinderella, who wishes to attend the King’s Festival; and Jack, who wishes his cow would give milk. When the Baker and his wife learn that they cannot have a child because of a Witch’s curse, the two set off on a journey to break the curse. Everyone’s wish is granted, but the consequences of their actions return to haunt them later with disastrous results.

Orlando Shakes Hosts 30th Anniversary Season Gala Sept 16, 2018 @OrlandoShakes

Orlando Shakespeare Theater has announced it has changed and shortened its name to "Orlando Shakes," as a way to better represent the theater's mission and diverse body of work.

Orlando Shakes in partnership with UCF invites guests to celebrate the opening of their 2018-2019 Season at their 30th Anniversary Season Gala on Sunday, September 16, 2018.

The highlight of the evening will be a one-night-only musical showcase featuring select members of the cast of Orlando Shakes’ production of In the Heights.

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Orlando Story Club Presents ‘What A Mess!’ at The Abbey July 18, 2018

Orlando Story Club returns to The Abbey on July 18, giving anyone who wishes to tell a personal story a chance. The July event theme is What a Mess!

Orlando Story Club returns to The Abbey on July 18, giving anyone who wishes to tell a personal story a chance.

The July event theme is “What a Mess!,” and those who wish to be storytellers for the evening put their name in a hat. Selected individuals chosen at random get to showcase their story telling for the local community.

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Orlando Shakespeare Theater Gets New Name @orlandoshakes

Orlando Shakespeare Theater has announced it has changed and shortened its name to "Orlando Shakes," as a way to better represent the theater's mission and diverse body of work.

Orlando Shakespeare Theater has announced it has changed and shortened its name to “Orlando Shakes,” as a way to better represent the theater’s mission and diverse body of work.

As the theater company, in partnership with UCF, has evolved over the last 30 years, the Board of Directors felt that a fresh brand direction was needed to encompass the breadth of the company’s productions.

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Bring It! LIVE

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Tickets start at: $37
DELUXE VIP PACKAGE Price: $109
The deluxe VIP package includes premium seating, a souvenir tour program and photo opportunity.

After two consecutive years of bringing down the house, “Bring It! LIVE” is back by overwhelming demand, and set to take the stage in Orlando. Miss D and her Dancing Dolls, the stars of Lifetime’s hit series Bring It! will be coming with an all new “Bring It! LIVE” 2018 summer tour.

In 2016, the elite world of hip-hop majorette competition was brought to the main stage for the first time with an incomparable energy that took the country by storm. Audiences across the nation were enamored by the fierce, original, high-octane performances that inspired fans of all ages and left them clamoring for more. With hotter-than-ever, never-before-seen performances on deck for the 2018 tour, there has never been a better time for Bring It! fans. New episodes of Bring It! can be seen on Lifetime Fridays at 9/8c or anytime on mylifetime.com. “Bring It! Live” is produced for Lifetime by Mills Entertainment, the leading producer and promoter of branded live entertainment.

Orlando Shakespeare Theater presents ‘The Little Mermaid’

Orlando Shakespeare Theater

Children’s Theater Production: Curiosity killed the catfish… A precocious young mermaid dreams of visiting the Landside. Against the advice of her friends, she makes a deal with an evil sea witch for the chance to earn the love of a human prince. Danger is imminent, but how can she ignore what’s in her heart? Adapted by Brandon Roberts | Based on Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale.

Shows: Select dates – June 16-17; June 20; June 22-24; June 27; June 29-30; July 1; July 6-8; July 11; July 13-15; July 18; July 20-22; July 25; July 27-29

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