April and May at HEIDI’s JAZZ CLUB

By PAM HARBAUGH If you’re looking for great jazz, and a top-notch menu, you’ve got to make a bee-line to Heidi’s Jazz Club this month. It’s always the great Sybil Gage from 7 to 10 p.m. Thursdays. Steve Kirsner and Friends perform Wednesdays and Fridays and Hella on Saturdays. And of...

KINKY BOOTS at King Center

By PAM HARBAUGH The King Center for the Performing Arts celebrates 30th anniversary with a big show — KINKY BOOTS! It performs 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 24 at the King Center. This totally fun show is a tour of the Tony Award winning Broadway production and has direction and choreography by...

GET OUT! April 20 to 22

By PAM HARBAUGH Sit up and take note: It’s KINKY BOOTS, y’all, coming to the King Center. Read below for more info. Please click onto the ads of those organizations supporting Brevard Culture. Theater: KINKY BOOTS performs 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the King Center. This is an uproarious, outrageous show that’ll...

REVIEW: MAMMA MIA Don’t Miss This

By PAM HARBAUGH Riverside Theatre throws the gauntlet at your feet with its professional production of “Mamma Mia!” So relent. Pick it up and have a ball at this bouncy juke box musical. This “Mamma Mia!” is simply as good as it gets. It has personality, beauty, energy, passion and Broadway...

AUDITIONS April 2018

'A Chorus Line' at Riverside Theatre

By PAM HARBAUGH There’s an intriguing new company forming and they’re looking for actors. It’s called BOOTS ON THE GROUND THEATER and they plan to launch June 14 with a production of “Darkside” by Ken Jones. The venue? Why no place other than Derek Gores Gallery, which is becoming a cultural...

GET OUT! April 6 to 8

By PAM HARBAUGH Many activities to warm the deepest, coldest recesses of your cultural hearts. Start with the kick off of the 6th Annual French Film Festival in Eau Gallie. And please click onto the ads of those organizations supporting Brevard Culture. Theater: UGLY LIES THE BONE runs through April 15...

UGLY LIES THE BONE Pics and thoughts

Amanda Cheyenne Manis and Zack Roundy in UGLY LIES THE BONE at the Henegar Center. Photo by Dana Niemeier. It’s been exciting and a little bit intimidating directing “Ugly Lies the Bone,” which opens tonight and runs through April 15 at the Henegar Center. First, because the story is an important...

GET OUT! March 30 to April 1

By PAM HARBAUGH Soak up that culture now, we’ll be heading into summer mode before you know it. Shows closing this weekend, more opening next week. So best catch up with a couple of great shows still running at Riverside and Melbourne Civic Theatre. And please click onto the ads of...

IT’S ONLY A PLAY at MCT

Rob Kenna in IT’S ONLY A PLAY at Melbourne Civic Theatre. Photo by Max Thornton By PAM HARBAUGH Finally! I’m going to get to see this show…Thank you MCT! As Shakespeare said “The play is the thing,” and perhaps one of the best ways to survey the landscape before venturing into...

REVIEW: BUYER and CELLAR at Riverside Theatre

By PAM HARBAUGH There are more characters on the Waxlax Stage in Jonathan Tolins’ one-man play “Buyer & Cellar” than you might expect. In the hands of actor Remy Germinario, we see a struggling actor named Alex More as he becomes an unlikely cast – from his boyfriend and a supercilious...