As you will see below, South Florida Theatres - large and small - are filled with wonderful productions this month, next month, and beyond!  So many that you might need to view this entire email on-line, rather than in your inbox. 
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I look forward to seeing you at the theatre!   Carol

Final Weekend!
October 12 - November 4

Lawrence Jameson makes his lavish living by talking rich ladies out of their money. Freddy Benson more humbly swindles women by waking their compassion with fabricated stories about his grandmother's failing health. After meeting on a train, they attempt to work together, only to find that their small town isn't big enough for both of them. They agree on a settlement - the first one to extract $50,000 from their mutual target, young heiress Christine Colgate, wins, and the other must leave town.
Sophisticated, suave, and with a good dash of mischief, this thoroughly entertaining musical features a delightfully jazzy score and was nominated for eleven Tony Awards. 

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
October 12 - November 4
Book by Jeffrey Lane
Music and Lyrics by David Yazbek
Tickets: $48
Tickets: 954-344-7765
Wednesday, Saturday, & Sunday at 2 pm,
Friday & Saturday at 8 pm
All performances take place at
The Lauderhill Performing Arts Center (LPAC)
3800 NW 11th Place
Lauderhill, FL 33311
The cast of 
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Coming Soon to Stage Door Theater
(Tickets are on Sale Now)

Click on the individual show images to learn more about each production. 
To purchase tickets visit or call

is now the Resident Theatre Company
at the Lauderhill Performing Arts Center (LPAC).
Click   HERE
to visit the LPAC website. 
Click HERE
for directions to the theatre. 

October 18 - November 4

Hailed by the Washington Post as "a polished, peppy, modern fairy tale", this classic story of a mother and daughter who magically swap bodies for 24 chaotic hours has been give a contemporary spin with a hilarious new book and a "driving pop and rock score" by Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winners Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey.  
Presented by the Carbonell Awarding-winning
Slow Burn Theatre Company. 

Disney's Freaky Friday
October 18 - November 4
Book by Bridget Carpenter
Music by Tom Kitt
Lyrics by Brian Yorkey
Based on the novel Freaky Friday by Mary Rodgers and the Disney films. 
Tickets:   $47 - $60
For tickets:  954-462-0222 or see below to purchase tickets on line. 
Show times:
Thursday - Saturday at 7:30 pm
Sunday at 2 pm
Wednesday, October 22 at 1 pm
All performances take place at 
The Broward Center for the Performing Arts
201 SW Fifth Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

Click  HERE to purchase tickets for
Freaky Friday
At The Broward Center for the 
Performing Arts
Use the Discount Code
Kimmie Johnson and Laura Hodos in 
Freaky Friday

 December - January

Celebrating the Works of the Great Neil Simon!

A warm, light-hearted romantic comedy musical based on Neil Simon's award-winning film. Follow the unlikely romance between Paula, a bitter single mother who has been jilted one too many times, and Eliot, the opinionated actor who shows up unexpectedly on her doorstep with a lease to sublet her apartment. 

The Goodbye Girl
Book by Neil Simon
Music by Marvin Hamlisch
Lyrcs by David Zippel 

The Willow Theatre at Sugar Sand Park
December 7, 8, 9
Friday & Saturday at 8 pm
Saturday & Sunday at 2 pm
$30.00- single ticket
$20.00- groups of 4 or more in single purchase
$25.00- Subscription rate
Click HERE to purchase tickets 
Or call 561-347-3948
300 S. Military Trail
Boca Raton, FL  33486

Herb Skolnick Center
December 15, 16
Saturday dinner at 6 pm, performance at 7:15 pm
Sunday at 2 pm
Dinner Show: $30
Matinee: $15
For tickets call:  954-786-4590
800 SW 36th Avenue
Pompano Beach, FL 33069

Sunrise Civic Center Theatre
January 4, 5
Friday at 7 pm
Saturday at 2 pm
Tickets:  $18
Click HERE to purchase tickets 
Of call 954-747-4646  
10610 W Oakland Park Blvd. 
Sunrise, FL  33351

Pompano Beach Cultural Center
January 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20
Friday & Saturday at 8 pm
Sunday at 2 pm
$30.00.00- single ticket
$20.00- groups of 4 or more in single purchase
$15.00- Student
Click HERE to purchase tickets 
Or call 954-545-7800
50 W Atlantic Blvd.
Pompano Beach, FL  33060

Special Discounts Available
for List Members!

November 18
7 pm

to purchase tickets for
Stephen Stills & Judy Collins
At the Broward Center for the Performing Arts
Use the Discount Code
50 years ago singer-songwriter Stephen Stills met singer-songwriter Judy Collins.  Their tumultuous love affair would later be immortalized by Stills with his composition "Suite: Judy Blue Eyes", performed by Crosby,  Stills & Nash in their landmark debut.  These two icons of folk will celebrate the golden anniversary on this joint tour - marking the first time they have been on stage together. 
November 20 - December 2

Click  HERE  to purchase tickets for
The King and I
At The Broward Center for the
Performing Arts
Use the Discount Code

One of Rogers & Hammerstein's fines works, The King and I boasts a score that features such beloved classics as "Getting to Know You",  "Hello Young Lovers", and "Shall We Dance."  Set in 1860s Bangkok, the musical tells the story of the unconventional and tempestuous relationship that develops between the King of Siam and Anna Leonowens, a British schoolteacher whom the modernist king in an imperialistic world, brings to Siam to teach his many wives and children. 

Each year, Spanish River Concerts presents some of the best concerts in South Florida - affordable, high quality live music that always provides a rich experience to share with friends and family. 

2019 Spanish River Concert Series:

January 7 - January 21
This concert features uniquely American music and instrumentation, but 'it ain't no hootenanny', because Country and Folk music have evolved into sophisticated art forms, fostering the emergence of highly skilled instrumentalists and uniquely emotive singer-songwriters.  Enjoy the heartfelt lyrics and soulful harmonies of some of the most beloved Folk, Country, and Folk-Rock icons, including Peter, Paul and Mary, Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, Arlo Guthrie, Bonnie Raitt,  Crosby Stills, and Nash, and many more. 
January 27 - February 5
Israeli superstar David D'Or flaunts his 4-octave vocal range for a magical evening of  international music.  D'Or, who has 15 gold and platinum albums to his credit, is also an accomplished painter and humanitarian, known for integrating his diverse interests into his live performances.  Backed by a full orchestra, David welcomes special guest soprano Betty Lipska to share the stage for this very special engagement. 
February 18 - March 4
A tribute to the quirky genius of Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox concept, featuring a collection of fabulous singers, performing in visually stunning vignettes.  This performance showcases popular songs you adore, but which have each been re-stylized in ways that will make you fall in love with the music all over again. 
March 11 - March 25
Popular demand, Spanish River Concerts brings back four of the most lauded tenors we have introduced to our South Florida audiences in recent years. The members of this all-star cast have individually thrilled you; now, the sky's the limit as Daniel Montenegro, Marc Devigne, Omer Shaish, and David Burnham join forces to create an incredible evening of Broadway, Opera, and Popular favorites. 

The Complete Series Starts $159

Click HERE to visit our website and purchase tickets.

Kings Point Theatre: 
7000 West Avenue
Delray Beach, FL 33446

Spanish River Church:  
2400 Yamato Road
Boca Raton, FL  33431

Box Office:  1-800-716-6975
Final Weekend!
October 25 -  November 4

The Addams Family  features an original story, and it's every father's nightmare. Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family - a man her parents have never met. And if that weren't upsetting enough, Wednesday confides in her father and begs him not to tell her mother. Now, Gomez Addams must do something he's never done before - keep a secret from his beloved wife, Morticia. Everything will change for the whole family on the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday's 'normal' boyfriend and his parents.

The Addams Family - A New Musical Comedy
October 25 -  November 4
Come dressed in a Halloween
costume and you'll be eligible to win a chance to join the cast  on stage during the last scene of the show!

Book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice
Music and Lyrics by Andrew Lippa
Based on Characters Created by Charles Addams
Click HERE to purchase tickets or call
561-243-7922 / 
Thursday, October 25th at 8 PM  
Friday, October 26th at 8 PM
Saturday, October 27th at 2 PM and 8 PM
Sunday, October 28th at 2 PM and 7 PM
Wednesday, October 31st at 8 PM
Thursday, November 1st at 8 PM
Friday, November 2nd at 8 PM
Saturday, November 3rd at 2 PM and 8 PM
Sunday, November 4th at 2 PM 

All performances at 
The Crest Theatre
51 North Swinton Avenue,

Use the Code  ADDAMS to purchase $25 tickets for The Addams Family

The first 2 people who email me at will each win pair of tickets
The Addams Family
Final Weekend!  
October 19 - November 4

Nominated for six Tony Awards, and winning 2, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee features an eclectic group of sixth graders who arrive at a fictional spelling bee set in the geographically ambiguous Putnam Valley Middle School to vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime. While candidly disclosing hilarious and touching stories from their home lives, the tweens spell their way through a series of (potentially made-up) words, hoping never to hear the soul-crushing, pout-inducing, life un-affirming "ding" of the bell that signals a spelling mistake. Six spellers enter - one speller leaves! At least the losers get a juice box!

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
October 19 - November 4
Conceived by Rebecca Feldman
Additional Material by Jay Reiss
Music and Lyrics by William Finn
Book by Rachel Sheinkin
Directed by Ryan McAtee and
Assistant Director Sara Elizabeth Grant
For tickets: 
Friday & Saturday at 7:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday at 2 pm
Tickets:  $20 / $15 juniors (11 and under) 
Sol Theatre
3333 N. Federal Highway
Boca Raton, FL  33431

The Cast of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee


Danny and Sandy, the Burger Palace Boys, and the Pink Ladies evoke the look and sound of the 1950s as they navigate life at Rydell High School to the unforgettable rock 'n roll soundtrack that defined generations. 
Funny, frank, and featuring numerous iconic hit songs,
Grease is one of the world's most popular and enduring musicals. 

November 16 - December 2
Book, Music, and Lyrics by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey
Tickets:   $49-$59
For tickets: /  561-832-7469 
Thursday, Friday & Saturday at  7:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday at  1:30 pm
All performances at 
In the Rinker Playhouse at
The Raymond F. Kravis Center 
for the Performing Arts 
Rinker Playhouse 

Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center - December 9th
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts - December 12th
Aventura Performing Arts Center - December 16th

Broadway, film, and television star, recording artist, author, and playwright are just a few of the titles to which Brooklyn Jewish Hall of Famer  Jake Ehrenreich can lay claim. The popular entertainer, whose one-man-show  A Jew Grows In Brooklyn  has been a perennial hit with South Florida audiences, will be joined by  Grammy Award-winner / Oscar nominee Roger Kellaway in a brand new show that features the many great Christmas songs written by Jewish composers.  

Featuring behind the scenes stories and rare video appearances by Sheldon Harnick (Fiddler on the Roof), Charles Strauss (Annie, Bye Bye Birdie), and Alan and Marilyn Bergman ("The Way We Were", "You Don't Bring Me Flowers") among others, Ehrenreich and Kellaway will be accompanied by a world class jazz quartet.

A Treasury of Jewish Christmas Songs
With Jake Ehrenreich & Roger Kellaway
December 9th at 3 pm
Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center
Jake Ehrenreich & Roger Kellaway

Black Box Theater
201 Plaza Real 
Boca Raton , Florida 33432 
NE 2nd St & NE 3rd
Tickets:  $36 - $48
Click  HERE to purchase tickets

December 12th at 7:30 pm
Rinker Playhouse at
The Raymond F. Kravis Center 
for the Performing Arts 
Click HERE to purchase tickets
or Call 561-832-7469

December 16 at 3 pm & 7 pm
Aventura Cultural Arts Center
3385 NE 188th Street
Aventura, FL  33180
Tickets:  $45 - $55
Click HERE to purchase tickets
A Brand New Concert Series at

Click on the images to purchase tickets, to visit the Wick Theatre & Costume Museum website, and to learn more about all their shows. 
Audition Notice:

Pigs Do Fly Productions is seeking 1 female and 1 male over age 50 for their March 2019 production of 2 Across by Jerry Mayer. 

Two strangers, a man and a woman, board a San Francisco BART train at 4:30 a.m. They're alone in the car and both are doing the New York Times crossword puzzle. She's an organized, sensible psychologist. He's a free-spirited seemingly unemployed ad executive.

Auditions will take place at Empire Stage in Fort Lauderdale on Monday, December 3, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call backs will take place that evening from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. (Accommodation may be made for those who cannot make a daytime audition.)
Rehearsals will begin February 18th and run through March 6th. The production will run from March 7 - 24, 2019 at Empire Stage, located at 1140 North Flagler Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304.
All actors are expected to be off-book the day rehearsals begin.
Equity/Non-Equity - Paid

Auditionees must prepare a 1 minute comedic monologue. If you are interested in being considered for this production, you must send your current head shot and resume to: and you will be assigned an appointment time and be given sides from which to read. Auditions are by appointment only. No walk-ins.

December 14, 2018 - January 13, 2019

This hilarious and inspirational musical  comedy will leave you laughing so hard you'll burn more calories during the show than in the past week!  Come and dance in your seat, or jump right in!  
Set in Cook's Women's Gym, Waist Watchers The Musical is a lighthearted look at four women dishing on food, diets, exercise, friendship, love, and sex!

Waist Watchers The Musical!
December 14, 2018 - January 13, 2019
Book and Lyrics by Alan Jacobson
Music by Vince Di Mura
Phone: 305-444-9293
On line: 
Group Sales (12 or more): 305-504-5020
Show Times:
Wednesday at 2 pm & 7 pm
Thursday at 7 pm
Friday at 8 pm
Saturday at 2 pm and 8 pm
Sunday 3 pm
All performances will take place at
Actor's Playhouse at Miracle Mile
280 Miracle Mile
Coral Gables, FL 33314

Who are you?
 * Carla - hitting the gym so she can sip  
   Pinot, eat more chocolate, and not skip 
 * Cheryl - hitting the gym to relieve stress     from work and stay looking good?
 * Connie - hitting the gym for the first time in        order to feel sexy again?
 * Cindy - hitting the gym because she's               recently divorced and looking for challenging 
   workouts now that she's single and ready to
January 9 - February 10,  2019

Old Jews Telling Jokes showcases five actors in a comedy that pays tribute to and reinvents classic jokes of the past and present.  It celebrates the rich tradition of Jewish humor "and all the rabbis, complaining wives, fed-up husbands, patience-challenged physicians, gossiping ladies and competitive men" populating it. The humor can be suggestive (sometimes even raunchy) as the 'Old Jews' make fun of themselves as well as followers of every other religion.

Old Jews Telling Jokes
January 9 - February 10
Created b Peter Gethers & Daniel Okrent
Based on the website 
by Sam Hoffman
Tickets: $45 - $65
For Tickets: 844-672-2849 /
Group Sales: 1-888-264-1788
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:30 pm
Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday at 3 pm
All performances will take place at
Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center
201 Plaza Real (2nd Floor)
Boca Raton, FL 33432
Black Box Booking & Hy Juter

An exciting concert event that highlights the contribution of Jewish composers and stars to Broadway.  From Irving Berlin to Brock and Harnick, and from Rogers and Hammerstein to Stephen Sondheim, not to mention performers such as Fanny Brice, Barbra Streisand, Zero Mostel, and Jerry Orbach.  Starring Jodie Langel, Wayne LeGette, Alix Paige, and Mark Sanders.  Directed by Shari Upbin.

To Life 
January 18 - February 3, 2019
By Scott Siegel
Tickets: $35 / $30 for groups of 6 or more
Click HERE to purchase tickets or call 561-347-3948 

Friday, & Saturday at 8:00 pm,
Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday at 2:00 pm
All performances take place at
The Willow Theatre at Sugar Sand Park
300 S. Military Trail
Boca Raton, FL 33486

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