AUDITIONS May and June

'A Chorus Line' at Riverside Theatre

There’s one more chance to audition before the dog days start biting your heels. PUTTING IT TOGETHER a Stephen Sondheim musical at Melbourne Civic Theatre. Auditions are 7 p.m. June 16 & 17. The show is scheduled to run Aug. 2 to Sept. 8. MCT is at 817 E. Strawbridge Ave.,...

Review: WEST SIDE STORY Wows

WEST SIDE STORY at the Henegar Center. Photo by director Niko Stamos. By JOAN TADDIE Brevard Culture Theater Critic As the “West Side Story” musical refrain goes, “We’re gonna rock it tonight.” And the Henegar Center does just that with its lively revival of the powerful, iconic musical. Based on the...

GET OUT! May 3 to 5

By PAM HARBAUGH A couple of exhibits ends this weekend “Victorian Radicals” at the Vero Beach Museum of Art and “Propaganda Kimonos” at the Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts. Three shows opening, “Moon Over Buffalo” at Surfside Playhouse, “Vanities” at Titusville 2nd Stage and “West Side Story” at the Henegar....

GET OUT! April 26 to 28

By PAM HARBAUGH Just in case you haven’t heard….RED closes Sunday at the Henegar Studio Theatre…so does MCT’s “The Country House” and TPI’s “Thoroughly Modern Millie.” You can see all three if you make plans now. Thank you to Brevard Culture advertisers! Be sure to click on their ads, which helps...

Review: LEGALLY BLONDE at Riverside

Kathryn Brunner as Elle Woods in LEGALLY BLONDE at Riverside Theatre. By PAM HARBAUGH Oh My God…Oh My God You Guys! Riverside Theatre and Walnut Street Theatre spent $1,390,513 to co-produce “Legally Blonde: The Musical.” Gulp. No worries. It’s Elle Woods to the rescue in her snappy pink suit and bedazzled...

GET OUT! April 19 to 21

By PAM HARBAUGH Just in case you haven’t heard….RED opens tonight at the Henegar Studio Theatre. A couple of winners coming to a close soon at Melbourne Civic Theatre and Titusville Playhouse. Thank you to Brevard Culture advertisers! Be sure to click on their ads, which helps Brevard Culture abide: COCOA...

Review: RED at Henegar Studio

From left: Steven Wolf and Zack Roundy in RED at the Henegar Center. Photo by Pam Harbaugh. By JOAN TADDIE Brevard Culture Theater Critic “What do you see?” is a question that Abstract Expressionist painter Mark Rothko asks his young assistant throughout playwright John Logan’s astute, powerful, and moving drama, “Red,”...

GET OUT! April 5 to 7

By PAM HARBAUGH Just about to hit the fishin’ hole. So here are quick hits about the happenings this weekend. Thank you to Brevard Culture advertisers! Be sure to click on their ads, which helps Brevard Culture abide: COCOA VILLAGE PLAYHOUSE, HEIDI’S JAZZ CLUB, MELBOURNE CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY, MELBOURNE CIVIC THEATRE,...

REVIEW: GHOST-WRITER at Riverside

Brian Sutherland and Robin Abramson in GHOST WRITER at Riverside Theatre By PAM HARBAUGH Riverside Theatre turns down the volume and ratchets up the intellect in its production of “Ghost-Writer,” performing now on the Waxlax Stage. It is a slow, studied play and Riverside’s production has a properly strong emphasis on...

GET OUT! March 29 to 31

By PAM HARBAUGH Nothing says “gala” like a chandelier. And there are plenty in the Henegar right now for tonight’s long anticipated HENEGAR BUILDING 100 YEAR ANNIVERSARY GALA. This is going to be quite the soiree. For more info, visit Henegar.org. Also, two absolutely fantastic, must-see shows end their runs Sunday...