SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at Riverside

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By PAM HARBAUGH Riverside Theatre ends its current season with a co-production of SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER. This is a co-production with the venerable Walnut Street Theatre in Philadelphia. Based on the 1977 John Travolta movie, the musical SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER follows Tony Manero, a street wise kid who yearns for something...

GET OUT! April 21 to 23

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By PAM HARBAUGH Time is winding down on this season, but there’s still plenty to keep you entertained. Surfside Players opens the adult play “The Ritz” tonight. And get ready for Tuesday, April 25….that’s when Heidi’s Jazz Club presents in jazz concert the stars of the Henegar’s popular “Lady Day” show....

LADY DAY Stars Perform at Heidis Jazz Cub

Kristin Warren. Photo by Kadeem Cobham

Kristen Warren. Detail of photo by Kadeem Cobham By PAM HARBAUGH Y’all have been begging for it, so here it is. KRISTEN WARREN, the great talent who so perfectly embodied the role of Billie Holiday in the Henegar’s “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill,” will join the JARRED ARMSTRONG Trio...

GABRIELLA MARCHION in MAMMA MIA Tour

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Gabriella Marchion can be seen in the center of this photograph, wearing a flower garland and standing over the left shoulder of the woman in chartreuse. Photo credit: : The Company of the MAMMA MIA! Farewell Tour, Kevin Thomas Garcia, 2016. By PAM HARBAUGH The ABBA juke-box musical that has swept...

Review: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR at TPI

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By GEORGETTE SPELVIN Bless me, Father, for I have sinned. I can’t remember how long it has been since my last confession. I fully admit to having detested “Jesus Christ Superstar,” the play/film, for decades. Perhaps it was because I was so sick of the music. If you’re a person of...

GET OUT! April 14 to 16

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By PAM HARBAUGH Easter Weekend always brings friends and family to the Space Coast. In addition to sunrise services on the beach, take them to one of the cultural events designed to uplift the soul. There’s a special classical concert Saturday afternoon at Heidi’s Jazz Lounge, a performance of “Jesus Christ...

AUDITIONS Spring 2017

'A Chorus Line' at Riverside Theatre

By PAM HARBAUGH These are the final auditions for shows in the current season. Go audition. Get cast (or not). Then relax during the summer months because for sure the 2017/2018 season will be here before you know it. In the meantime: Surfside Players will hold auditions 7 p.m. April 23...

3 BREVARD ACTORS cast in Orlando production

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From left: Allan Whitehead, Nelia Lake and Zack Roundy By GEORGETTE SPELVIN Three Brevard actors — NELIA LAKE, ZACK ROUNDY and ALLAN WHITEHEAD — have been cast in “Superior Donuts,” the final play of the season for Orlando’s newly formed Theater on the Edge. Additionally, CECiLIA GAZZARA of Vero Beach, has...

GET OUT! April 7 to 9

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By PAM HARBAUGH For sure, get to the Eau Gallie Arts District this evening to enjoy First Friday and the kick off of the French Film Festival. Read more about those below. That should prime the pump to enjoy more of the art and culture activities throughout the area, including a...

FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL Cinque

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By PAM HARBAUGH En garde! Tomorrow may be the Eau Gallie Arts District First Friday, but the alliteration continues with the opening of the Foosaner’s fifth annual French Film Festival. Indeed, the whole area is turning français with food vendors from places like La Crepe, Jacqueline’s Bakery, Le Macaron, etc. The...