Aug 252017
Marathon Community Theatre Auditions for the New Season

Marathon, FL  – Auditions for the 2017-2018 season at Marathon Community Theatre (MCT), located at 5101 Overseas Highway in Marathon, are scheduled as follows: Saturday, September 9 and Sunday, September 10 beginning at 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. for the first show, Leading Ladies, a comedy written by Ken Ludwig. Auditions for the remaining three main-stage productions, Noises Off, South Pacific and Making God Laugh, will be held on Saturday, September 16 and Sunday, September 17. Dance and vocal auditions for South Pacific begin at [continue reading…]

 August 25, 2017  Posted by at 12:14 am Issue #233, Theater, What To Do No Responses »
Aug 042017
Aug 6 is Free Premiere Showing at Tropic Cinema of “Paradise” - A Short Film Produced In Key West

Sunday, August 6, at 11:00am, the Tropic Cinema, 416 Eaton Street, welcomes the public to a free premiere screening of “Paradise,” a short film co-produced by Key West High Conch 5 Studios students Bronza Fox, Krzsyztof Madro, and T.J. Nitti, which has been selected for an upcoming screening at the prestigious American High School Film Festival in Times Square, NYC. Shot on several area islands utilizing the latest in 4K cinematography technology, the visually vibrant and rich film features stunning footage of the Florida Keys. The [continue reading…]

 August 4, 2017  Posted by at 12:08 am Issue #230, Theater, What To Do No Responses »
Jul 282017
Summer Smackdown: An Island-Wide Artistic Challenge

  Come sign up for an island-wide artistic challenge that calls for you to create original material around a specific theme in whatever artistic medium you want; visual arts (photography, film, sculpture, painting) or performing arts (short play, music, standup comedy, variety act, film). All are welcome! Kick-off and sign ups will take place at 512 Eaton Street on August 6th at 6pm. Final works will be shown at the Key West Theater August 23rd-26th to a ticketed audience.  For more information, please email

 July 28, 2017  Posted by at 12:10 am Issue #229, Theater, What To Do No Responses »
Jun 092017
Key West Theater Announces 2017 Summer Series

This summer the Key West Theater will continue to host some of the biggest names in the entertainment business, along with a free movie series and a friendly island-wide artistic challenge. In addition, the Theater’s School for the Performing Arts will be holding a weeklong summer workshop from July 17-21. Dave Mason, The Dan Band, Puddles Pity Party and Donavon Frankenreiter are just a few of the popular acts already on the Theater’s exciting summer concert schedule. The Second Annual Summer(ish) Fun Movie Series kicks [continue reading…]

 June 9, 2017  Posted by at 12:22 am Issue #222, Theater, What To Do No Responses »
Jun 022017
Dance Production at Marathon Community Theatre

Marathon Community Theatre (MCT), located at 5101 Overseas Highway in Marathon, will present tah-DANCE on Saturday, June 10, 2017 beginning at 8:00 p.m. tah-DANCE is an all-dance production performed by the students of the various free dance classes offered throughout the year at Marathon Community Theatre to anyone wishing to participate. This year’s title for the show is “One More Time.” Similar to the TV show “So You Think You Can Dance,” tah-DANCE takes you behind the scenes to see what happens during the weeks, [continue reading…]

 June 2, 2017  Posted by at 12:22 am Issue #221, Theater, What To Do No Responses »
May 192017
SAVE THE DATE!! M Ensemble Company Presents FLYIN' WEST, June 8-25

FLYIN’ WEST by Pearl Cleage Directed by Jerry Maple, Jr. June 8-25, 2017 Sandrell Rivers Theater At Audrey M. Edmonson Transit Village 6101 NW 7th Avenue Miami, Fla. 33127 Dear Readers, Contributors & Friends, As President of the Board of Directors, for The M Ensemble Theater Company, I invite you as my guest, to come and join us for our Opening Night Performance on June 8th at 7:30 PM. After the show we will have a cast party, buffet dinner and dance music for your [continue reading…]

 May 19, 2017  Posted by at 12:32 am Issue #219, Theater, What To Do No Responses »
May 122017
Disney's High School Musical at the Key West Theater

High School Musical Opens This Weekend The Key West High School Drama Club and Key West Theater have teamed up to present Disney’s “High School Musical” live on stage at the Key West Theater at 2pm and 7pm this Saturday, May 20th, and at 7pm on May 21st. The entire cast is made up of students from Key West High School with the production team led by Key West Theater’s Juliet Gray, Phillip Cole White, and Alexandra Zeto. The live show is based on Disney [continue reading…]

 May 12, 2017  Posted by at 12:24 am Issue #218, Theater, What To Do No Responses »
Apr 282017
Six Short Plays on Key West Personalities to Be Performed by Key West Fringe Theater

“Who’s that Key West character?”  That’s the question that will be buzzing among those who attend next Tuesday’s Key West Fringe Theater performances of six short plays.  They were written by participants in the Fringe playwriting workshop these past three months.  Led by Toby Armour, playwright and actor, the six play writers have honed each of their plays written for the seminar into a ten-minute exploration of the life and character of particularly interesting Key Westers.  The audience will not be told who they are, [continue reading…]

 April 28, 2017  Posted by at 12:33 am Issue #216, Theater 1 Response »
Apr 282017
Opening Soon at Marathon Community Theatre

Marathon, FL – The final mainstage production of the season at Marathon Community Theatre is scheduled to open May 4 and run through May 21, 2017. Bathroom Humor is a hilarious farce written by Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore, also the authors of Love, Sex and the I.R.S. The entire play takes place in the bathroom of a swanky home during an office party. Everyone feels obligated to attend even though most would rather not be there. To escape the drunks and usual dumb [continue reading…]

 April 28, 2017  Posted by at 12:28 am Issue #216, Theater, What To Do No Responses »