Tag Archives: Wanzie

December 09

15 Holiday Happenings

With so much going on during the holidays, you might be missing out on some pretty neat happenings. I’ve compiled a list of my not-to-be-missed choices: [Light Up UCF] – 50 Nights of Music, Lights & Ice – Thru Jan. 3 [St. Augustine’s “Nights of Lights”] – During “Nights of Lights,” St. Augustine glows with […]

May 13

The Fire Down Below’s Fringe Picks

Now in its 24th year, Orlando International Fringe Festival is an institution, the highlight of the theater year. A defining feature of the Fringe Festival, is all the LGBT acts by local favorites as well as international fare. In fact, Fringe was listed as one of the reasons Advocate voted Orlando one of the gayest […]

March 10

Joe’s NYC Bar Comes to St. Matthew’s Tavern

St. Matthew’s Tavern on Mills Ave. will host six interactive, improvisational, immersive theatre experiences March 15 – April 19. Based around Joe’s NYC Bar, which debuted at the  2001 Orlando International Fringe Theatre Festival, the venue will transport the audience to a bar on Manhattan’s lower east side. Joe’s ran for 4 years and 76 […]

December 10

Holiday Happenings in Central Florida!

With so much going on during the holidays, you might be missing out on some pretty neat happenings in Central Florida. I’ve compiled a list of my not-to-be-missed choices: [Hall & Oates] – Maxwell C. King Center, Melbourne – Daryl Hall and John Oates are the number one selling duo in music history! 2014 marks […]

December 01

Review: ‘Wanzie’s Orange Blossom Trail “Living Nativity” Christmas Spectacular’

Actor and playwright Michael Wanzie delivers an all-new holiday classic with Wanzie’s Orange Blossom Trail “Living Nativity” Christmas Spectacular. From the mind that brought you Ladies of Eola Heights and Wanzie’s Glittering Star-Studded A Christmas Carol, Wanzie offers up high-camp, variety-show style numbers and an unedited take on the first Christmas. This unconstrained depiction combines […]

October 31

‘A Tired Old Whore’ | November 1 – 22, 2014

Tired Old Whore Taffy is coming to Parliament House’s Footlight Theater after a successful run at 2014’s Orlando Fringe Festival. Taffy(Doug Ba’aser) is retiring after 40 years in the “business” & boy does she have stories. In this hit play, written by John Ryan, Jeff Jones, David Lee and Michael Wanzie, the old gal reminisces […]

April 21

Babes In Bonnets | April 28

This annual campy fundraiser, benefiting The Orlando Youth Alliance will be hosted by Wanzie, Darcel Stevens & Blue. The evening features extravagant head pieces from a number of local organizations and personalities. Click here for more info.

June 14

Pillow Biter: Fringe Hit Pillow Talk Debuts at The Footlight Theatre

Not to be confused with the 1955 film, this stage production of Pillow Talk takes you inside the personal lives of two male friends on a road trip who, after a pit stop, learn more about life – and each other – than they ever imagined. Akin to a sitcom about two gay men visiting […]