Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Current Productions for the week of December 26, 2011

An international cast of over 30 multi-talented and brilliantly costumed artists come to life and perform astonishing feats of disbelief. Experience gingerbread men flipping mid air, toy soldiers marching on thin wires, snowmen daringly balancing, icemen powerfully sculpting, penguins spinning, puppets dancing and reindeer soaring high above a landscape of holiday wonderment.

Million Dollar Quartet
at Arsht Center for the Performing Arts Until Jan 1
On December 4, 1956, four young musicians (Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins) were gathered together by Sam Phillips, the ''Father of Rock 'n' Roll'' at Sun Records in Memphis for what would be one of the greatest jam sessions of all time. Don't miss your chance to be a fly on the wall of fame for one unforgettable night.

at Actor's Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre Until Jan 1
Move over Scrooge, its time for Jacob Marley to tell his story! Jacob Marley desperately attempts to free himself and escape his own chains, but first he must redeem Scrooge. Filled with laughter and terror, redemption and renewal, this wonderful play is irreverent, funny, and a deeply moving twist on Dickens’ classic, told with warmth and infectious zest.

Macbeth and the Monster
at Mad Cat Theatre Until Jan 8
All little Macbeth wants is a bedtime story to help him fall asleep. But when his mom tell his him the scary story of Macbeth and the Monster, he gets more than he bargained for.

 Irving Berlin's - I Love A Piano
at Broward Stage Door Theatre Until Jan 8
Join us for a nostalgic journey that spans seven decades of American history as seen through the eyes of legendary songwriter Irving Berlin. Including timeless classics such as “White Christmas,” “God Bless America,” “Puttin’ On the Ritz,” and “There’s No Business Like Show Business,” I Love a Piano does more than define the music of a generation - it defines the music of our country. 

August: Osage County
at The Waterfront Playhouse in Key West Until Jan 14

It’s August in Oklahoma.  You are cordially invited to one bitch of a family reunion.  A father is missing, a mother is in the grip of addiction, a marriage is unraveling, and lies are being exposed.  This raucous dark comedy transforms one family gathering into an evening filled with sex, secrets, and really inappropriate behavior.  August: Osage County is a can’t-miss, hilarious and stinging look at the American family.

at Broward Stage Door Theatre Until Jan 29

In this Tony Award Winning musical , an orphan, Annie, and her dog Sandy are placed in the lap of luxury as a part of a publicity campaign for Oliver Warbucks. Annie's stay turns out to be much more than anyone had bargained for as she works her way into everyone's hearts 


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