Central Florida Theatre in Process Picks October!

CENTRAL FLORIDA WEEKEND CHOICES and PICKS for Thursday October 18th– Wednesday October 25th (and beyond with upcoming events)! Now no one can say there is nothing going on! From Central Florida Theatre in Process!

LOTS of Auditions this week!

 

New categories have been added which include Productions Opening, Continuing or Upcoming, as well as Educational/Auditions/etc.  Also included are our facebook/media partners and sites to visit for even more theatre news – please visit them the entire week!

 

PRODUCTIONS OPENING:

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“They Don’t Write ‘Em Like That Anymore!” – Christopher Leavy’s solo cabaret at Winter Park Playhouse, Weds/Thurs October 24/25, 7:30pm at 711-C Orange Ave. Winter Park FL 32789. $20 reserved seating includes one drink at the bar. Limited seating remains at both performances. www.winterparkplayhouse.org

 

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“A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD” – Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF at the Lowndes Shakespeare Center (Orlando). A Tony Award Nominee for Best Musical, this whimsical story for the whole family celebrates an unlikely friendship between an eternally optimistic Frog and a rather grumpy Toad. Runs October 18 – November 17, 2012. Tickets, priced at $9 and $12, are on sale at 407-447-1700.
http://orlandoshakes.org

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PRODUCTIONS CONTINUING:

“Phantasmagoria III  – Something TRULY Wicked This Way Comes” – Empty Spaces Theatre Co(llaboration) at the Lowndes Shakespeare Center (Orlando).  The third all original installment in this Victorian Steampunk Horror storytelling/dance/puppetry halloween event! October 12 – 31st  –  Thursdays – Sundays @ 8:30pm, special shows Oct 29th and Oct 31st. For will call reservations please call 407.328.9005 / credit card purchases atredchairproject.com

Rating: All audiences, some scary stories and minor risque humor with Punch.

Join our facebook page at: www.facebook.com/PhantasmagoriaOrlando

Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/433185886729107/

 

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“The Painter” by Roger Floyd a dramatic on Jack the Ripper – Greater Orlando Actors Theatre (Winter Park). Tickets $18. DISCOUNTS student & seniors $15 RATING: Adult content.http://www.goatgroup.org/

 

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“RHINOCEROS” – A Frost/Butcher Production at the Orlando Youth Theater – A raucous comedy that tells the the story of one man’s struggle to remain true to himself in a world of conformity; literally, as those around him begin to transform into rhinoceroses
DISCOUNTS: Students and Seniors – $8
http://www.facebook.com/events/435785163124243/
http://www.frostbutcher.samuelbutcher.net/
RATING: All Audiences

 

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“RACE” – Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF at the Lowndes Shakespeare Center (Orlando). In signature David Mamet style, the play pushes buttons, exposing the dark underbelly of sexual and racial politics in the American justice system. Plays October 10 – November 11, 2012 – Tickets, priced at $16-$40, are on sale now at (407) 447-1700
DISCOUNTS: Student/military discounts and rush tickets available. Recommended for adult audiences only.
http://orlandoshakes.org
http://www.facebook.com/orlandoshakes

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“Sunday in the Park with George”-Mad Cow Theatre (54 W Church St–NEW theater!). Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s fictional recount of the life of George Seurat and their brilliant commentary on art, mixed with gorgeous songs. Running thru October 28th, 2012. Tickets range from 15$ on Monday Industry nights to 34$. Student and senior discounts available. Link for tickets: http://purchase.tickets.com/buy/TicketPurchase?organ_val=21711&event_val=SH1A&schedule=list
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“13 the Musical” The Jason Robert Brown Musical.  Breakthrough Theatre (Winter Park) opening this week! http://www.facebook.com/#!/events/438031909573098/?fref=ts

 

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“Hedwig and the Angry Inch” – Dark Side of Saturn (Orlando)-
*For advance tickets, groups, and reservations, please send requests toHedwigOrlandoTickets@yahoo.com
TIMES: Fridays, Saturdays, and Mondays 8pm (Doors at 7:30pm)LOCATION: Majestic Theatre & Lounge
375 South Bumby Avenue Orlando
TICKETS:General Admission at the Door: $15 Tickets Reserved via Email: $12
https://www.facebook.com/events/156688194469832/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Dark-Side-of-Saturn/369443203130468?ref=ts&fref=ts
Rating: Mature

 

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 “Reefer Madness: The Musical” – Theatre Downtown (Orlando)
This hysterical show is based upon the film Reefer Madness, a cult classic from the 1930’s. This sure to be hit shows the evil that men (and women) do after taking a toke! Theatre Downtown – 2113 N Orange Ave- Opening this weekend! Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays at 8:00, October 20 & 27 at 11:30, October. 14 at 2:30, Halloween: Wednesday, Oct. 31 at 8:00 – Tickets $22/$18> 65 and students
Mature themes. High School and up.
www.theatredowntown.net

 

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FINAL WEEKEND

“The Exit Interview” – Orlando Shakespeare Theater, Lowndes Shakespeare Center (Orlando) – Nothing is taboo in this raucous comedy about The Big Three—Religion, Sex and Politics. One of the funniest and smartest contemporary comedies in years, in this National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere. September 27 through October 21, 2012. Tickets, priced at $22, are on sale now (407) 447-1700 or http://orlandoshakes.org.
RATING: Recommended for adult audiences only.

 

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AUDITIONS

 

“Howler’s Theatre and Renegade Christmas Fundraiser Auditions”

http://www.facebook.com/events/213554392108937/

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Central Florida Vocal Arts still seeks male voices for its Shepherd’s Chorus. Performances will be select Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays in December. EmailTheresaLeighSoprano@gmail.com for more information.

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The Murder Mystery Company is hiring in Kissimmee, FL! Be a part of one of the fastest growing, interactive dinner theater companies in the nation!

We are seeking actors (Male/Female) who must have: experience with improv, dinner theater and/or interactive theater, a VERY outgoing personality, reliable transportation and a flexible schedule.

Actors are paid for each show they perform in, and we also reimburse gas for drivers.

Auditions will be held Wednesday October 17th! Please submit your headshot and theatrical resume to murdermysterydan@gmail.com, with the subject heading “Kissimmee Auditions” to be considered.

Check us out at www.grimprov.com

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“Breakthrough Theatre: The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” – Saturday @ 12noon –http://www.facebook.com/events/519840748041748/?fref=ts

Saturday at 12:00pm at Breakthrough Theatre of Winter Park

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“North Pole Musical Auditions” – Fantasyland Theatrical Productions: AUDITIONS! Adults and children – performers of ALL ages….your talents are needed at the North Pole this year to help make holiday MAGIC! Auditions are this Sunday and Monday! Don’t miss it!https://www.facebook.com/#!/events/490649067636451/

Sunday, October 21 at 7:00pm at FantasyLand Theatrical Productions

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EDUCATIONAL

If you’re a theatre actor interested in working on-camera in film or commercials, I would love to work with you! My background includes years of theatre training and performance and I’ve developed a way to help theatre actors take all their wonderful skills and adjust them for the demands of camera auditions and shoots. Check out The CAST Studio atwww.shaunabartel.com. 2 Classes starting Oct 22nd and 23rd.

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“Finding Your Truthful Voice” – Truthful Acting Studios (Orlando) – Expert vocal specialist Ginny Kopf leads this interactive workshop and assessment of your vocal strengths and weaknesses.
This Saturday from 10am-1pm, $50
Sign up online:
http://www.truthfulacting.com/registration_wsvc1012.asp

 

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Each week Central Florida Theatre in Process will provide resources and links to a variety of events playing in the Central Florida area, along with news and views!  To get involved, join the conversation at our facebook group by joining our group at

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