Melodrama Fun at Surfside

DEADWOOD DICK

By PAM HARBAUGH Forget everything you hear about bad audience behavior at live theater. At “Deadwood Dick or A Game of Gold,” the audience is expected to get loud. Well, maybe you still should climb on stage and look for a power outlet to charge your cell phone. (That actually happened...

SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN Photo Gallery

From SINGIN' IN THE RAIN at the Henegar's high school summer musical theater program. Photo by Dana Niemeier Photography

By PAM HARBAUGH Well…wow and double wow. These photos from Dana Niemeier Photography reveal quite a stunning production of “Singin’ in the Rain” at the Henegar. In other words, don’t miss it. You’ve got this afternoon and this evening. SIDE O’ GRITS: SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN, is a production of the...

GET OUT! July 28 to 30

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By PAM HARBAUGH You’re in luck. If you missed Jesse Jones, Jr. the first time he came to Heidi’s Jazz Club, you have a second unexpected chance this weekend. In addition, rumor has it that the Henegar’s production of “Singin’ in the Rain” is a great thing to do this weekend....

GET OUT! July 21 to 23

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By PAM HARBAUGH Don’t be afraid of children’s theater. It’s at the heart of it all…filled with imagination, enthusiasm and the most wonderful spirit of “pretend.” My guess is that Riverside Theatre’s children’s production of “Peter and the Starcatcher” will be well worth the drive and the ten bucks. And it’s...

nFOCUS: ALAN SELBY and NADINE ANTAILLIA

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By PAM HARBAUGH As Melbourne Civic Theatre gets ready to open its new season Aug. 11 with “A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM,” we wanted to visit with a couple who have drifted into the realm of “legendary” community theater artists: ALAN SELBY and NADINE ANTAILLIA. As...

FIFTH AVENUE ART GALLERY Presents Abstracts Exhibit

A detail of a painting by Babz Lupoli

By PAM HARBAUGH The FIFTH AVENUE ART GALLERY has a vibrant abstract exhibition on view through July. Called “The Stripes Run Through Us,” the exhibition comprises 20 works by Daytona Beach artist Babz Lupoli. Although not a member of the venerable Fifth Avenue Art Gallery, an artist’s cooperative, Lupoli visited the...

SINBAD Brings Comedy to King Center

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By PAM HARBAUGH Want funny and clean? Then you’ve got to get to the King Center Aug. 12 to see the legendary SINBAD. The standup comic tells stories born out of his very humorous way of looking at his life, especially the embarrassing moments. He’s been ranked by Comedy Central as...

DOMINIC AGOSTINI PORTRAITS

"Dexter" photo by Dominic Agostini

“Dexter” photo by Dominic Agostini By PAM HARBAUGH Every now and then, people ask why he doesn’t focus on beautiful people in beautiful places, but photographer Dominic Agostini can’t wrap his mind around that narrow point of view. “There’s so much beauty in every day people in every day life,” he...

AUDITIONS July 2017

'A Chorus Line' at Riverside Theatre

Here’s what’s coming up. If you know of more, let me know asap. DOGFIGHT and SWEENEY TODD auditions at the Henegar Center 7 p.m. July 16 and 17. “Dogfight is scheduled to run Sept. 7 to 17. “Sweeney Todd” is scheduled to run Oct. i6 to 22. The Henegar is at...

GET OUT! July 14 to 16

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By PAM HARBAUGH We can all use a little more fiber in our cultural diet. Consider these two intriguing events surrounding the FLORA AND FIBER exhibit at the Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts. Read below about a talk given by Carla Funk on Saturday and a special “Botanical Aromatic Journey”...