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Spotlight: Orlando Shakes, Tree Lightings and Pecha Kucha


The movie “It’s a Wonderful Life” is a film everyone loves, even though it’s in black and white. What is this, the eighties? Is Michael J. Fox going to jump out and say “Where we’re going we don’t need angles” Now the folks at Orlando Shakes are putting it on stage as a radio play (a.k.a.- they ain’t paying for sets and they only have to pay 5 actors to play dozens of characters) It’s a Wonderful Life is currently running with the final show falling on December 30. For tickets go to orlandoshakes.org. The City of the Orlando’s annual Tree Lighting Celebration is tonight until 9 at the Lake Eola amphitheater. The 72 foot tree will be sparkling, carolers …
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Spotlight: Orlando Phil, Color Vibe 5K, Michael Dorn and Kids Art


With a large orchestra, chorus and soloists, Mahler’s Resurrection Symphony tells the story of life, the search for understanding and meaning, and a universal expression of hope. The show is Saturday at 8 at Bob Carr performing arts center. For tickets go to orlandophil.org. Runners get sprayed with colored chalk while running a 5k during the Color Vibe 5K. You’ll end up covered in colors ready for selfies. The Color Vibe 5k is Sunday at 8 at Florida Mall. For details google color vibe Orlando. Michael Dorn who played Worf will be the guest of honor during “An Evening with Michael Dorn.” He will share stories from his career in an “Inside the Actor’s Studio” format hosted by Orlando Shakes …
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Local Coffee, Orlando Shakes And Museum Bike Tour


The Coterie Coffee Company, a new local brand of coffee is having a pop up Saturday 11:30 in the store with all the stores inside: The Lovely at 2906 Corrine Drive. Orlando Shakes fundraiser called New York New York is Sunday but gentlemen get those pocketbooks handy because the price of admission is the price of 50 triple skinny hot grande lattes per person. Who says the arts don’t make any money. Guests will sample from over 15 restaurants, enter raffles, enjoy a cabaret by the cast of the theatre’s current production of West Side Story. For tickets call (407) 447-1700 ext. 1. There’s a calligraphy class Sunday at 2 at Sam Flaxx at 1800 E. Colonial Drive. There’s a …
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Plays, Kicks, Ice Cream & Beer


Local playwrights involved with the Playwrights Roundtable group will present an evening of eight of their short plays performed as one special event Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. at the Orlando Shakes building. For information, go to theprt.com. Cloak & Dapper will be the only retailer in Florida offering the exclusive Made in the USA collection of PF Flyer Sandlot high tops. The store is throwing a debut party on Saturday with complimentary craft beer, old fashioned soda and a free 8 p.m. screening of the classic film Sandlot. For more information, go here. Celebrate national ice cream day with dollar cones and celebrate the one year anniversary of locally owned ice cream …
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Purple Rain, Smashington, Big Bang and Orlando Shakes


I never wanted to be your weekend lover… Yes! Tonight pay homage to the purple one during a midnight screening of Purple Rain, Prince’s fantastic film screening at Enzian Theatre in that grey area on mills between Maitland and Winter Park. Go to ENZIAN.org for tickets. Saturday there’s a multi-venue music festival in Mills50 called Smashington. 80 different musical acts in a bunch of great venues will be playing all day Saturday on North Mills Avenue. Tickets aren’t free. Big Bang Bazaar is back again this Saturday with 100 tech and geek artisans selling their Muppet Baby patches and Mario Brothers resin pendants and more all day at the Melbourne Auditorium 11 to 6 in Melbourne. Unless there’s a Melbourne …
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Bluegrass & Art Festivals – Holy Grail & Derby Party


Live bluegrass bands, children’s activities, wildlife exhibits and vendor displays will be found at the Magnolia Park Bluegrass Festival at Magnolia Park at 2929 Binion Road Saturday 10am- 6pm. For info go to orangecountyparks.net Arts and crafts, live artist demonstrations, gourmet foods, chalk art and acoustic performers can be found at the St Johns River Festival of the Arts in downtown Sanford Saturday and Sunday 10am-5pm at the intersection of Sanford Avenue and First Street. For info go to stjohnsriverartfest.com Orlando Shakes looks towards next season’s highly-anticipated musical, Monty Python’s Spamalot, with a screening of the classic Monty Python take on the Grail myth at their Dinner and Movie Night in the Park presenting Monty Python and the Holy Grail. …
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Swamp Stomp, Central FL Fair and Orlando Ballet


“Swamp Stomp” at Orlando Harley. Listen to this…take an airboat ride, get a tattoo, drink a drink, vote on your favorite rebuilt bike, hang with snakes, watch an alligator fight and watch girls wrestle in mud all in one place at Swamp Stop March 7th through 15th at Orlando Harley.
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Merry Wives, Bach Fest and Cupid’s Undie Run


Tonight is the Opening Night Party for Orlando Shakespeare Theater’s production of “The Merry Wives of Windsor” done in the style of a 1950s sitcom at 6:15.Before the show, enjoy free light appetizers from Cocina 214 and dessert bites from Rapsodic Bakery (they’re vegan). The show runs until March 7th.
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