NEW BLAIR WITCH and more

Gabby Links

By PAM HARBAUGH Movies Those of us playing in Orlando’s backyard should feel some kinship with the new movie “Blair Witch.” After all, it came from an ingenious idea by a group of students studying film at UCF. I had a blast interview the filmmakers. One of the most fun facts...

GET OUT! July 22 to 24

Performers talk outside Humana Festival. Photo by Pam Harbaugh

Talking with performers outside the Humana Festival. Photo by Pam Harbaugh By PAM HARBAUGH Sluice all the political rhetoric from your brain this weekend by heading to Surfside Playhouse to see a fun show. Or, if you got tickets already, you’ll be bathing in some satire (which might or might not...

GET OUT! July 15 to 17

In the lobby at the Philadelphia Theatre Company. Photo by Pam Harbaugh

In the lobby at the Philadelphia Theatre Company. Photo by Pam Harbaugh By PAM HARBAUGH This is the time of the year for you to try something NEW and DIFFERENT. Head out of town to fill up your cultural needs. And, don’t forget to take the little ones to a show...

NEW THEATER SEASONS 2016 to 2017

Riverside Theater

This is Riverside Theatre’s Stark Stage, home to some great, exciting, thrilling and sumptuous productions. By PAM HARBAUGH The theater awaits you. With a community theater scene that keeps growing and delivering, big time, Brevard theater patrons are a lucky bunch. So join the crowd and go to some great shows....

GET OUT! July 8 to 10

Together

By PAM HARBAUGH Let’s all enjoy the best of humanity this weekend. Head to uplifting offerings by the arts and culture community. And what a beautiful gift Broadway is giving Orlando. Oh my… Special Events FUN HOME Benefit Concert is scheduled for 7 p.m. July 24 at Dr. Phillips Center in...

AUDITIONS July 2016

'A Chorus Line' at Riverside Theatre

By PAM HARBAUGH There may only be a couple of auditions coming up, but they are for some provocative, strong theater. So screw your courage to the sticking place and get thee to the auditions. HAND TO GOD at the Henegar Center. Auditions are scheduled for 7 p.m. Sunday, July 10,...

GET OUT! July 1 to 4

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By PAM HARBAUGH That’s right, we’re giving you four days worth of cultural goodies because it’s the Fourth of July, babies. So this time we’re starting with the info about the Brevard Symphony Orchestra’s annual free concert celebrating the holiday. Please show your appreciation of those institutions supporting BREVARD CULTURE by...

DRAG QUEEN BINGO Benefit

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By PAM HARBAUGH Got an impulse to do something fun, giddy and impulsive tonight? It sounds like DRAG QUEEN BINGO is just the thing for you. The event is a fundraiser for Eau Gallie Art District and Space Coast Pride. It runs 7 to 10 p.m. today, Wednesday June 29, at...

BEAUTIFUL TOGETHER

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By PAM HARBAUGH The Dr. Phillips Center will be the place to be this evening when a multitude of Central Florida arts groups join for “Beautiful Together,” a performance benefiting OneOrlando Fund, which was formed to help community after the effects of the Pulse tragedy. The Space Coast Symphony will be...

Review: DREAMGIRLS at Cocoa Village Playhouse

Dreamgirls. Photo by Goforth Photography

‘Dreamgirls’ at Cocoa Village Playhouse. Photo by Goforth Photography By JOAN TADDIE Guest Critic Dreams are made and sometimes broken in theaters everywhere when a curtain is raised. Opening night at the Historic Cocoa Village Playhouse was no exception. Executive director and producer, Anastacia Hawkins-Smith, held her breath as she welcomed...