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
Nov. 14-Nov. 24
Assassins Cornerstone Theatre Company musical production of the play by Stephen Sondheim. 7 pm Thursday, 8 pm Friday-Saturday, 2 pm Sunday; Lowndes Shakespeare Center, 812 E. Rollins St.; $20; 407-447-1700; corner stonetheatrecompany.com.
Shipwrecked! An Entertainment – The Amazing Adventures of Louis de Rougemont (As Told by Himself) Student production of the Victorian-era play directed by Mark Brotherton. 8 pm Thursday-Saturday, 2 pm Sunday; Theatre UCF, 4000 Central Florida Blvd.; $20; 407-823-1500; theatre.ucf.edu.
Nov. 15-Nov. 23
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee Student production of the musical directed by Missy Barnes. 8 pm Wednesday-Friday, 2 pm, 8 pm Saturday, 4 pm Nov. 17; Rollins College, Annie Russell Theatre, 1000 Holt Ave., Winter Park; $20-$25; 407-646-2145; rollins.edu/annierussell.
Nov. 15-Nov. 24
You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown Student production of the musical based on the comic strip by Charles M. Schulz. 7:30 pm Thursday-Saturday, 2 pm Sunday; Seminole State College, Fine Arts Theatre, 100 Weldon Blvd., Sanford; $10; 407-708-2040; seminolestate.edu.
Nov. 15-Dec. 2
A Year With Frog and Toad Community theater production of the Tony-nominated musical directed by Wade Hair and Justin Scarlat. 8 pm Friday-Saturday, Monday, 3 pm Sunday; Breakthrough Theatre of Winter Park, 419A W. Fairbanks Ave., Winter Park; $18; 407-920-4034; breakthroughtheatre.com.
Nov. 15-Dec. 14
Crazy for Gershwin High-energy original music revue featuring songs by George and Ira Gershwin. 2 pm Wednesday, 2 pm, 7:30 pm Thursday. 7:30 pm Friday, 2 pm, 7:30 pm Saturday, 2 pm Sunday; Winter Park Playhouse, 711-C Orange Ave., Winter Park; $18-$38; 407-645-0145; winterparkplayhouse.org.
Nov. 16-Dec. 29
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer the Musical Orlando Rep holiday production features characters and songs from the classic TV special. 2 pm, 5:30 pm Saturday-Sunday; Orlando Repertory Theatre, 1001 E. Princeton St.; $18; 407-896-7365; orlandorep.com.
Nov. 29-Dec. 23
A Christmas Carol Theatre Downtown’s traditional telling of the Charles Dickens novel. 8 pm Thursday-Saturday, 2:30 pm Sunday; Theatre Downtown, 2113 N. Orange Ave.; $16-$22; 407-841-0083; theatredowntown.net.
John Valeri Quartet 7 pm Tuesday; Jazz Tastings, 164 Lake Ave., Maitland; free; 407-661-1190.
The JazzTasting Quartet 8 pm Friday-Saturday; Jazz Tastings, 164 Lake Ave., Maitland; $5; 407-661-1190.
Soothing Sounds With Christine MacPhail Live music by the harpist. 3 pm Thursday; South Trail Library, 4600 S. Orange Blossom Trail; free; 407-859-0110; orlandoharpist.com.