February 10-May 26, 2013
Step back in time and enjoy these living history vignettes that bring turn-of-the-century Tampa Bay Hotel staff members and guests to life. Based on original research conducted by the Henry B. Plant Museum, the characters in our one-person shows are based wholly or in part on actual Hotel staff and guests. Recreating the attitudes and mores of a bygone time, along with the sorrows and joys of their existence, ...More
American Stage in the Park ~ 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee by Rachel Sheinkin and William Finn
Presented by American Stage Theatre Company
April 24-May 26, 2013
Six young people in the throes of puberty, overseen by grown-ups who barely managed to escape childhood themselves, learn that winning isn't everything and that losing doesn't ...More
May 1-May 26, 2013
Behind the Gates By Wendy Graf
May 2-May 19, 2013
John Steinbeck’s timeless American classic, this gripping masterpiece is set in the desperate world of the Great Depression. It is a compelling tale of friendship and ...More
May 4-June 30, 2013
The Murder Mystery Company, the nation's number one interactive theater troupe, presents their award winning show: "Wanted Dead Or Alive". Fetch your boots ‘n your ...More
May 16-May 19, 2013
Get ready to rock out with some of the most magical idols of all in Disney On Ice presents Rockin’ Ever After, an all-new live production coming to Tampa Bay! A cast of ...More
May 16-May 26, 2013
Totally Electric begins at the high school reunion for West Lake High. When some of the alumni is not in attendance we flash back to the 1980s and meet the misfit West Lake High ...More
May 17-May 19, 2013
Direct from Broadway, the smash-hit musical American Idiot tells the story of three lifelong friends, forced to choose between their dreams and the safety of suburbia. Based on ...More
|2 Trains Running|
by August Wilson
|American Stage Theatre Company||01/22/14-|
|7 Homeless Mammoths Wander new England|
Madeleine George’s new play is a deliciously smart and funny “academic sex comedy” about life in a small university town. Dean Wreen’s college is in dire financial straits, and a plan to close its on-campus natural history museum is sending unexpected shock waves in every direction—just as the Dean’s ex-girlfriend has come back into her life. This definitely complicates things with her much younger girlfriend, Andromeda. Neither budget cuts nor the shadows...
|American Stage Theatre Company||05/29/13-|
|A Marvelousu Party! The Noel Coward Celebration|
by David Ira Goldstein, Carl Danielsen, Mark Anders, Patricia Wilcox, and Anna Lauris
|American Stage Theatre Company||11/20/13-|
|A WORLD OF WONDERFUL TALES|
Folktales and songs from around the world are creatively presented in this multi-cultural performance. A mischievous Leprechaun and a lively woodland fairy are the guides on this fun-filled and educational journey. Appropriate for grades K-5. Presented by A.C.T. Theatre for Youth.
|Carrollwood Cultural Center||05/19/13||Tampa|
|American Stage in the Park: The Wiz|
by William F. Brown and Charlie Smalls
|American Stage Theatre Company||04/09/14-|
|ARIADNE AUF NAXOS|
The richest man in Vienna plans to entertain his guests with both an opera and an Italian burlesque. The first act shows the competitive spectacle that arises when it is announced the two pieces must be performed at the same time. The Composer fights to save his “high art” while we witness the scheming of the various theatrical directors and performers. The second act is the performance of “Ariadne auf Naxos”, the improvised combined efforts of the opera and burlesque...
|St. Petersburg Opera Company||05/31/13-|
|Around the World in 80 Days|
by Mark Brown after Jules Verne
|American Stage Theatre Company||03/19/14-|
How much would you pay for a white painting? Would it matter who the painter was? Would it be art? One of Marc's best friends, Serge, has just bought a very expensive painting. This intelligent and witty Tony Award-winning play by Yasmina Reza asks the question, “What does our taste in art say about who we are as individuals?” When Serge, a novice art collector, asks his two friends to view his newly acquired work of art, this “priceless” piece tests their...
|American Stage Theatre Company||08/07/13-|
|Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo by Rajiv Joseph|
"Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo" by Rajiv Joseph and directed by Leonardo Cirigliano, is a philosophical exploration of human nature and the roots of good and evil. Set against the backdrop of the Iraqi War in 2003 as seen through the eyes of a captive Bengal Tiger at the Zoo, it deals with an Iraqi translator's struggle to be loyal to his people while serving the American military.
PLEASE NOTE: THIS SHOW IS FOR MATURE AUDIENCES - contains adult content, gunfire and...
|University Of South Florida - School Of Theatre And Dance||05/30/13-|
|Cesar Millan Live!|
Cesar Millan will reveal the secrets of happier, healthier relationships between humans and their canine companions in his exciting live show. Joined by his famous four-legged companion, Junior, Cesar will share his philosophies and methods, then present examples via live demonstrations with multiple dogs. You will also have the chance to ask Cesar your questions during the audience Q&A session. From his years of experience, Cesar will show that for a transformation to take place in a...
|Straz Center for the Performing Arts||06/15/13||Tampa|
|Daniel Tosh the June Gloom Tour|
Daniel Tosh's The June Gloom Tour with special guest Jerrod Carmichael kicks off on May 30 in Salt Lake City and travels to more than 25 cities across the United States. Tosh.0 currently airs on Tuesday nights at 10 p.m. ET/PT and consists of 30 episodes to air in three installments throughout 2013 (January-March; May-July; September-November). The series premiered on June 4, 2009, and features the razor-sharp humor and biting commentary from comedian Daniel Tosh and delves into all aspects...
|Straz Center for the Performing Arts||06/27/13||Tampa|
|Doubt at City Theatre May 31-June 16|
|St. Petersburg City Theatre||05/31/13-|
|Dreamers & Schemers: An Evening with Great Floridians|
Friday, June 28
|Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center||06/28/13||Tarpon Springs|
|Fiddler on the Roof|
Rich in historical and ethnic detail, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF has touched audiences around the world with its humor, warmth and honesty. The universal theme of tradition cuts across barriers of race, class, nationality and religion, leaving audiences crying tears of laughter, joy and sadness.
|Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center||07/19/13-|
|GIRLS NIGHT OUT|
GIRLS NIGHT OUT is an annual comedy show featuring a line-up of three hilarious women. Now in its third year, GIRLS NIGHT OUT will welcome headliner Traci Kanaan, with feature comic Long Island Mary and emcee Robin Savage.
|Carrollwood Cultural Center||06/21/13||Tampa|
|God of Carnage|
by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton
|American Stage Theatre Company||07/16/14-|
|Hat Trick Theatre-Neville's Island|
NBC's "The Office" meets the "Lord of the Flies". Neville, Gordon, Angus, and Roy, a middle management group on a wilderness team building exercise, find themselves in a slapstick nightmare when their Team boat hits the rocks and leaves them stranded on an uninhabited island in the middle of a lake - the first people ever to be shipwrecked inland. Their attempts at teamwork create one humorous situation after another as they backfire completely, and tensions...
|Straz Center for the Performing Arts||06/06/13-|
|Lend Me a Tenor|
This night in September of 1934 is the biggest night in the history of the Cleveland Grand Opera Company. World famous tenor Tito Morelli is to perform Othello, his greatest role. But Morelli is nowhere to be found, he finally arrives drunk and too late for any rehearsal. Through a hilarious series of mishaps, ‘Il Stupendo’ is given a double dose of tranquilizers and he passes out. His pulse is so low that Saunders and his assistant Max believe he is dead. What to do? Saunders...
|Carrollwood Players, Inc.||05/16/13-|
|My Name is Asher Lev|
MY NAME IS ASHER LEV follows the journey of a young Jewish painter torn between his Hassidic upbringing and his desperate need to fulfill his artistic promise. When his artistic genius threatens to destroy his relationship with his parents and community, young Asher realizes he must make a difficult choice between art and faith. This stirring adaptation of a modern classic presents a heartbreaking and triumphant vision of what it means to be an artist.
|American Stage Theatre Company||07/17/13-|
|Neil Simon's Brighton Beach Memoirs|
Neil Simon's Comedy Brighton Beach Memoirs...Neil Simon steps back into to his childhood growing up in a Jewish household during a recession. A winning play of several Tony's & the 1st of 3 (referred to as the Neil Simon "Trilogy" followed by Biloxi Blues & Broadway Bound), all 3 comedic successes written about & by Neil Simon. Once you've seen this one you'll be hooked & waiting for the 2nd one...Biloxi Blues.
|Reload, an original devised theatre piece|
Welcome to "Reload", directed by Christopher Hough! You are cordially invited to attend a live taping of America's new favorite variety show! Join us and share in an evening of fantastic fun, uproarious laughter, and of course, good old-fashioned violence and gunplay! Our host of kooky characters, spectacular stunts, and over-the-top skits are sure to keep you rolling in the aisles! So, unholster your pistols, take your safeties off, and arm yourself for Reload! What could go...
|University Of South Florida - School Of Theatre And Dance||06/13/13-|
|Scooby Doo Live! Musical Mysteries|
Filled with wacky new characters, fantastic songs and outrageous antics! Jeepers! A trouble-making ghost is haunting a local theater and Shaggy, Fred, Daphne, Velma and Scooby-Doo are on their way in the Mystery Machine to solve the mystery.
|Ruth Eckerd Hall||06/08/13||Clearwater|
SHOW . DINNER . DANCING . FUNdraiser
by Robert Harling
|American Stage Theatre Company||05/21/14-|
|The Adventures of Robin Hood|
Go on an action packed adventure through Sherwood Forest with Robin Hood, Maid Marion, the Sheriff of Nottingham and Good King Richard. After the show make a puppet to take home.
|Bits 'N Pieces Puppet Theatre||05/30/13-|
|The Birds by Conor McPherson from the short story by Daphne du Maurier||American Stage Theatre Company||10/02/13-|
|The Lonesome West|
The Lonesome West By Martin McDonagh
|West Side Story|
West Side Story forever changed musical theater and remains as powerful, poignant and timely as ever. From the first note to the last breath, this Tony Award-winning Best Musical soars as one of the greatest love stories of all time.
|Ruth Eckerd Hall||06/21/13-|