Pick a day — any day; pick a time — well, almost any time. And you can bet that on that day and at that time, the little musical Forever Plaid will be playing somewhere in the world. That's how popular the show is with both professional and community theaters, to say nothing of audiences.
Scene: Goth guy in platform boots sings, is terrible, begs celebrity judges to hand him a golden ticket to fame, and when they do not, he is devastated yet still eager to hug them. They are who he wants to be.
Anyone who's ever had sisters, or has seen a set of aunts kvetch around a kitchen table, knows this much:
Review | Camelot
Whether you're a first-timer or have seen the musical Camelot a dozen times, the Richey Suncoast Theatre version playing weekends through March 23 holds surprises and delights.
An obscure 19th century opera, which was the revised version of an equally obscure opera, is the most anticipated work of the season?
When Dana Carvey started on Saturday Night Live in 1986, he said he was terrified.
Best known for his work on the long-running improv show Whose Line Is It Anyway?, Colin Mochrie said he still follows modern improv, including in his current home of Toronto.
Crimes of the Heartm
Only a wonderfully twisted sister would say, "There's plenty of good, sane reasons to shoot another person, and I'm sure Babe had one." It's one of a million morsels of brilliant writing you'll hear when Jobsite Theater presents Crimes of the Heart at the Shimberg …
Well, isn't this special? Dana Carvey is doing a standup show at the historic Tampa Theatre. The question is which of his characters will show up. The Saturday Night Live alum is known for the Church Lady, Hans from body-building duo Hans and Franz, and Garth from Wayne's World, not to mention his uncanny …
In one scene from The Gold Rush, Charlie Chaplin's Little Tramp sticks some forks in dinner rolls and makes the bread dance. Part of why the table ballet plays so well on screen is the skippy song that accompanies each carb de coté.