Orlando Weekly Fall Guide
PERFORMING ARTS: Our cultural organizations pull out all the stops, offering the best theater, classical music, dance of all disciplines, and comedy
Published: September 25, 2013
So You Think You Can Dance Live Tour Watch the contestants from the show live on stage. 7 pm Saturday; Hard Rock Live, 6050 Universal Blvd.; $40.50-$100.50; 407-351-5483; hardrock.com.
Nov. 15-Nov. 16
Valencia Choreographers’ Showcase Enjoy a showcase of student choreography. 8 pm Friday-Saturday; Valencia College Performing Arts Center, East Campus, 701 N. Econlockhatchee Trail; $12; 407-582-2900; valenciacollege.edu/arts.
Tango Lovers Watch a live, sultry dance performance on stage. 6 pm Sunday; Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre, 401 W. Livingston St.; $29-$125; 407-849-2020; orlandovenues.net.
Duel of Fools Comics battle in an improv-comedy competition. 7:30 pm Thursday-Friday, 7:30 pm, 9:30 pm Saturday; SAK Comedy Lab, 29 S. Orange Ave.; $5-$15; 407-648-0001; sak.com.
Gorilla Theatre Four performers battle to direct the best improv scene based on audience suggestions. You never know what kind of creative skits they’ll perform. 9:30 pm Thursday-Friday; SAK Comedy Lab, 29 S. Orange Ave.; $15; 407-648-0001; sak.com.
The Early Show Long-form improv comedy by the SAK All-Stars. 11:30 pm Saturday; SAK Comedy Lab, 29 S. Orange Ave.; $7-$10; 407-648-0001; sak.com.
Converse: A Spontaneous, Interactive Talk Show Mary Thompson Hunt hosts a comedic session with input and stories by audience members. 7 pm Wednesday; Urban ReThink, 625 E. Central Blvd.; $5; 407-704-6895; urbanrethink.com.
Shawn Banks Stand-up comedian seen on the Tom Joyner Show. 8 pm Wednesday; Orlando Improv, 9101 International Drive, Suite 2310; $2; 407-480-5233; theimprovorlando.com.
Clean Guys of Comedy Live broadcast performance featuring Dave Coulier, Jamie Kennedy, Andy Hendrickson, Ralph Harrison and Heather McDonald. 7:30 pm Thursday; various theaters; $12.50; fathomevents.com.
Sept. 26-Sept. 29
Tony Roberts Stand-up comedian seen on BET’s Comic View. 8 pm Thursday, 8 pm, 10:30 pm Friday, 7:30 pm, 10:15 pm Saturday, 7:30 pm Sunday; Orlando Improv, 9101 International Drive, Suite 2310; $17-$20; 407-480-5233; theimprovorlando.com.
Sept. 27-Sept. 28
James Yon, Sally Brooks Live stand-up comedy show. 8 pm Friday-Saturday; Why Not Lounge, in Holiday Inn, Altamonte Springs; $10; 407-629-2665.
Ken Miller, Ali Flores Live stand-up comedy show. 8:30 pm Friday-Saturday; Boardwalk Bowl, 10749 E. Colonial Drive; $10; 407-629-2665.
Sept. 27-Oct. 26
Sommore Live show by the “Queen of Comedy.” Various times Friday-Saturday; Orlando Improv, 9101 International Drive, Suite 2310; $25; 407-480-5233; theimprovorlando.com.