http://www.theatermania.com/florida-theater/shows/as-crime-goes-by_159534/As Crime Goes By
As Crime Goes By2017-06-242017-06-24$54.95 Including tax & Gratuity
As Crime Goes By2017-06-302017-06-30$54.95 Including tax & Gratuity
When a wealthy entrepreneur is shot down and killed in his prime his murder reveals a history of indiscretions including infidelity, bribery, fraud and even manslaughter. But it takes more than one cook to stir this broth, and no doubt cyanide may season the recipe. His little black book is rather revealing. The suspect list grows and grows. Take a sentimental journey and unravel a web of lies, secrets and unprecedented events that lead to some surprisingly unexpected homicides. It's a case of deception, of deep, dark secrets, and self centered disloyalty. This homicide investigation is so much fun, you'll want to play it again, Sam.
As Crime Goes By
Lani Kai Island ResortLani Kai Island Resorthttp://www.theatermania.com/fort-myers-beach/theaters/lani-kai-island-resort_8402
Main Street Players presents Bad Jews by Joshua Harmon. This dark comedy chronicles the relationships between three cousins who are brought together following the death of their grandfather, a Holocaust survivor. Conflict ensues as the trio fight over a "chai" that belonged to their grandfather. As Daphna and Liam battle over who is more deserving of the memento, Liam's girlfriend Melody and brother Jonah try to stay clear of the fighting. This is a very funny play despite the serious overtones of death, identity, and religion. The show is directed by MSP Artistic Director Robert Coppel with Clara Lyzniak as the production manager.
Main Street PlayhouseMain Street Playhousehttp://www.theatermania.com/miami-lakes/theaters/main-street-playhouse_3995
http://www.theatermania.com/ft-lauderdale-theater/shows/beckys-new-car_317742/Becky's New Car
Have you ever been tempted to flee your own life? Becky Foster is caught in middle age, middle management and in a middling marriage—with no prospects for change on the horizon. Then one night a socially inept and grief-struck millionaire stumbles into the car dealership where Becky works. Becky is offered nothing short of a new life…and the audience is offered a chance to ride shotgun in a way that most plays wouldn't dare. Becky's New Car is a thoroughly original comedy with serious overtones, a devious and delightful romp down the road not taken.
Becky's New Car
Herb Skolnick CenterHerb Skolnick Centerhttp://www.theatermania.com/pompano-beach/theaters/herb-skolnick-center_12743
http://www.theatermania.com/tampa-theater/shows/best-laid-plans_320111/Best Laid Plans
The experts in mystery entertainment are now performing live interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Tampa and surrounding areas throughout Florida. Join us for a night of intrigue, deception, and delicious food in this comedic thriller!
Best Laid Plans
Holiday Inn & SuitesHoliday Inn & Suiteshttp://www.theatermania.com/tampa/theaters/holiday-inn-and-suites_12905
http://www.theatermania.com/orlando-theater/shows/blue-man-group_133393/Blue Man Group
Blue Man Group, the wildly successful live entertainment experience, occupies the state-of-the-art Sharp AQUOS Theatre, adding an entirely new dimension in live entertainment for Universal Orlando theme park guests and Florida residents.
The new show combines music, comedy and multimedia theatrics to create the blissful party atmosphere that is a Blue Man Group trademark. The production has been custom-designed for Universal Orlando and includes elements of the group's existing shows as well as newly created material exclusive to this production.
The Coral Springs Comedy Club launches the season on November 14 and 15 with Orange, New Jersey born & raised Roslane Gholston, known to some as Lady Roz G or just ROZ, one of the funniest up & coming female comedians in the country. As soon as she blazes the stage with her comedic skills, thunderous voice, and her voluptuous persona, promoters are waiting to book her and the audience is eagerly waiting to shake her hand. The statement …"I'm not going behind her" is frequently heard from other comedians. Funny females are hard to find but she is definitely moving and shaking to the next level.
On December 12 and 13 see Rich Vos, an incredibly gifted comic who not only has sharp, insightful material, but he is also a master at working the crowd. His ability to perform in front of any audience has landed him television shows as varied as being the first white comic on Def Jam to performing on the View. Rich was the breakout star of NBC Last Comic Standing Seasons 1 and 3, was a regular guest on Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn and wrote for Chris Rock when he hosted The Academy Awards in 2005. He also played Lenny Bruce on NBC American Dreams and is a regular on the Opie and Anthony radio show. He has one of the highest rated half hour specials on Comedy Central.
Bonnie McFarlane on January 16 and 17 has appeared in her own ½ Hour HBO comedy special, Comedy Central special, and has appeared on The Late, Late Show with Craig Kilborn, Friday Night, Premium Blend, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and The Late Show with David Letterman. Bonnie was a regular on Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn, Her television show appearances include, Gross Pointe, Scare Tactics and The Drew Carey Show. She was on the second season of NBC's Last Comic Standing. And now get a chance to see Bonnie live and in person in Coral Springs.
Perhaps the crowning dramatic achievement of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, Evita won seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Score. The show is among the most passionate and memorable works in musical theater history. Eva Perón used her beauty and charisma to rise from her poverty-stricken roots on the outskirts of Buenos Aires to become the powerful and controversial first lady of Argentina at the age of 27. She won international acclaim and adoration as a champion of the poor while glamour, power, and greed made her the world's first major political celebrity. With an electrifying score inspired by jazz, pop, and Latin music, including the riveting anthem "Don't Cry for Me Argentina," this iconic musical is set to dazzle with a spectacular new staging at Asolo Rep.
Style. Status. Success. A group of 20-something editorial assistants are pursuing it all at one of New York's most esteemed cultural magazines. But declining readership, diminishing advertising revenue, and forced layoffs have employees tense and combative behind their cubicle walls. When a seemingly normal day at the office turns out to be anything but, these aspiring journalists are given inspiration in a way they never expected. A Pulitzer Prize finalist, this hilariously dark and shocking play takes audiences on an unpredictable, unnerving journey to a simple and very human insight.
http://www.theatermania.com/ft-lauderdale-theater/shows/in-the-heights_319790/In The Heights
In the Heights made a splash on Broadway, scoring the 2008 Tony Award for Best Musical and winning over audiences with its fresh-faced charm and vibrant music. With incredible hip-hop dancing, a contemporary Latin-flavored score and a story from Lin-Manuel Miranda (creator of the hit Broadway show Hamilton), In the Heights is an exhilarating journey into the lives of the residents of the Dominican-American neighborhood of Washington Heights in New York City -- a place where the coffee from Usnavi's corner bodega is light and sweet, the windows are always open, and the breeze carries the scent of impending change. Like many in his community, Usnavi struggles to decide which traditions to keep and which to leave behind.
Julius Caesar endures as a provocative examination of personal responsibility against the backdrop of great political consequences. In a fast-paced adaptation both intimate and ruthless, the next generation will have the chance to ask how each of us must weigh the greater good against the advice of friends, the roar of public opinion, strategic advantages, personal costs, and the compass of our own hearts.
Various LocationsVarious Locationshttp://www.theatermania.com/sarasota/theaters/various-locations_12851
The show name La Nouba originates from the French phrase "faire la nouba," which means to party, to live it up. It is a world where dreams and reality intertwine as the urban and circus worlds meet on stage. Blending acrobatics, dazzling choreography, whimsical characters and live music, La Nouba stimulates our imagination from beginning to end.
Cirque du Soleil is offering a special price to Florida residents on tickets to La Nouba in honor of the company's 25th anniversary. Between Aug. 18 and Oct. 3, local guests can celebrate this milestone when they buy one ticket to La Nouba at the regular price, they can bring a friend for $25.00.
Hilarious and heartwarming, this unconventional new comedy tackles love, loss, and coming to terms with growing old. After hooking up at a funeral, Angus and Abigail find themselves waking up the next morning wrapped in sheets on his sofa. Strangers just the day before, Abigail thinks she may finally be ready to take another chance on love, but Angus has a few issues to work through first. Enter neighbor Ollie, formerly a baseball player for the Detroit Tigers who now enjoys golf and yoga. Nothing is as it seems with this trio, and every disclosure reveals a new perspective. Set in a Florida retirement community, this charming and big-hearted comedy takes audiences on an unexpected journey toward a new lease on life.
Friday nights have become Motown nights at The Colony. The hotel is now featuring the soul-stirring sounds of Memory Lane in Polo every Friday night from 9 p.m. to closing. It is music from the Temptations, the Supremes, Gladys Knight & the Pips, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye -- all the Motown favorites from the 60s to the 80s -- and it is bringing the house down every week. People are dancing, singing, rocking away -- right here in Palm Beach. In fact, The Colony is making a huge success with R&B, just as it has with the songs from the Great American Songbook in the Royal Room. The Colony really has become Music Central in Palm Beach as the hip and happy localities and socialites bebop the night away!
On Your Feet! is a Tony Award-nominated musical based on the life of Grammy Award-winning superstar Gloria Estefan and her husband, Grammy-winning producer-musician-entrepreneur Emilio Estefan. It tells the story of two people who — through an unwavering dedication to each another and to their pursuit of the American dream — showcased their talent, their music, and their heritage to the world in a remarkable rise to global stardom. The show, choreographed by Drama Desk Award nominee Sergio Trujillo (Jersey Boys), is set to Gloria Estefan's chart-topping hits such as "Rhythm Is Gonna Get You," "1-2-3," "Mi Tierra," and "Conga" as well as to new music created by the Estefans. Its book is by Drama Desk nominee Alexander Dinelaris (The Bodyguard).
It's the dawn of the 20th century in New York...a time of enormous change and new ideas, and the world is moving to the music of ragtime. This epic Tony Award-winning musical depicts the struggles, successes, hopes, and dreams of a white, upper-middle class family in New Rochelle, an African-American musician and his girlfriend in Harlem, and a Jewish immigrant and his daughter on the Lower East Side. Interwoven with their stories are the newsmakers of the era — Harry Houdini, Booker T. Washington, J.P. Morgan, and Henry Ford among them. Minneapolis director Peter Rothstein has reenvisioned this originally massive musical as an innovative, highly theatrical production that, in today's world, resonates to the very heart.
A farce. A tragedy. A brilliant experiment for the mind. Brace yourself for an exhilarating experience staged by multi-Tony Award winner Frank Galati. Berenger is a simple man with a simple life. He has a regular job, drinks too much, and has a flirtatious relationship with his coworker Daisy. But his day is interrupted by a rhinoceros charging through town — then another and another. Berenger begins to ponder the ramifications of literally following the herd. Written just after World War Two, Rhinoceros is still considered a masterpiece of absurdist theater, where the world is incomprehensible and anything a writer can imagine can happen. Don't miss this hilarious satire about mass culture, conformity, and integrity.
For a bouncy, upbeat mixture of good times and great music, ranging from rock and pop, classic love songs to dance-happy disco tunes, the Polo's in-house band gets people movin' and groovin' every Saturday night. Even more exciting, the big name cabaret stars appearing in the Royal Room will frequently stop by for an impromptu, music-filled "Cast Party," hosted by the hotel's own man-about-town Rob Russell.
As the U.S. adjusts to a new administration and millions of women march in solidarity around the world, Roe emerges at a pivotal time in our nation's history. The lawyer: a young, brilliant, courageous woman arguing Roe v. Wade before the Supreme Court. The plaintiff: a hard-living single woman who, in 1969, found herself poor and pregnant for a third time. The landmark 1973 case legalized abortion but also began unforeseen transformations for these women, mirroring the polarization in American culture. With shocking turns and surprising humor, Roe illuminates the difficult choices women make and the passion each side has for its cause.
Tom Stoppard and Marc Norman's Academy Award-winning film bursts to life on the Asolo Rep stage. Promising young playwright Will Shakespeare is tormented by writer's block while two competing theater managers are demanding new comedies replete with romance, adventure, and maybe a funny bit with a dog. To his rescue comes the beautiful and vibrant Viola, Will's greatest admirer and the inspiration he's been longing for. But Viola has a secret, and Will finds himself star-cross'd. This sweeping romantic comedy is a love letter to the arts. As Viola proclaims, "I will have poetry in my life. And adventure. And love. Love above all."
In the overwhelming quiet of the woods, six runaways from city life embark on a silent retreat. As these strangers confront internal demons both profound and absurd, their vows of silence collide with the achingly human need to connect. Filled with awkward humor, this strange and compassionate new play asks how we address life's biggest questions when words fail us.
Sarah Ruhl's Stage Kiss is the story of She and He, two mid-forty year olds who were romantically involved when in their twenties and pursuing careers as actors. The relationship ended and She quit show business to get married and have a child who is now a teenager. He stayed the course and his acting career has been a constant struggle for survival. Now that She's daughter is a bit older, She decides to get back in the game by auditioning for a new play about romance in the 1930s.
She gets the part of the leading lady while, unbeknownst to her, He has already been cast as the leading man.
Main Street PlayhouseMain Street Playhousehttp://www.theatermania.com/miami-lakes/theaters/main-street-playhouse_3995
Magnificent sea creatures! A spectacular submarine! Time travel! Take a plunge into the pages of Jules Verne's classic science fiction story and get swept away in this dazzling multisensory experience. Our modern-day storyteller Jules finds himself transported on board the Nautilus submarine, where he joins the mysterious Captain Nemo on a journey to the depths of the sea. Brought to stunning life through a mix of unforgettable characters, eye-popping projections, and interactive technology, this time-honored tale explores our place in time and space, and illuminates the mysteries of the deep blue sea.