Performing Arts & Comedy
BLUE MAN GROUP ‒ Expect original rock music, audience participation and a performance like you’ve never seen before at this permanent show at Universal Orlando. www.blueman.com. 6000 Universal Blvd., 407.258.3626.
CIRQUE DU SOLEIL‒ ”La Nouba” reinvents traditional circus acts with acrobats and aerialists with a surrealistic touch. Tu-Sa 6 pm and 9 pm. www. cirquedusoleil.com/lanouba. Disney Springs, 1478 E. Buena Vista Drive, 407.939.7600.
DR. PHILLIPS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS ‒ Named by Travel + Leisure magazine as “World’s Coolest New Tourist Attractions” and among their “Best Places to Travel,” DPAC sets the stage for Broadway shows, the Orlando Ballet and the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra. www.drphillipscenter.org. 455 S. Magnolia Ave., 844.513.2014.
THE LION KING MUSICAL‒ Don’t miss this miniBroadway show with spectacular costumes and talented singers, dancers and gymnasts, offered daily at the Animal Kingdom. www.disneyworld. com. 2901 Osceola Parkway, 407.939.5277.
MAD COW THEATRE ‒ With a passion for both classic and contemporary plays, this professional theater company presents compelling works for a wide range of audiences. www.madcowtheatre.com. 54 W. Church St., 407.297.8788.
ORLANDO BALLET‒ Central Florida’s only professional resident ballet company, with performances at the Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts. www. orlandoballet.org. 415 E. Princeton St., 407.426.1733
ORLANDO OPERA‒ Opera Orlando produces thought-provoking and creative twists on classics with the highest artistic quality. www.operaorlando.org. 501 E. Church St., 407.512.1900.
ORLANDO PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA‒ Central Florida’s resident orchestra, appearing in more than 125 performances each season. www.orlandophil.org. 425 N. Bumby Ave., 407.770.0071.
ORLANDO SHAKESPEARE THEATER‒ This fullseason professional theater includes the works of William Shakespeare and other classics, holiday comedies and plays. www.orlandoshakes.org. Loch Haven Cultural Park, Lowndes Shakespeare Center, 812 E. Rollins St., 407.447.1700.
SAK COMEDY LAB ‒ Wayne Brady of “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” provided spectators with comic relief before hitting the big time at this Orlando favorite, where improv performers showcase their quick wit and skills. Performances T-Sa. www.sak.com. 29 S. Orange Ave., 407.648.0001.
WINTER PARK PLAYHOUSE ‒ This professional musical theater presents an annual series of upbeat musical comedies and revues from Broadway as well as a monthly, New York-style cabaret. www. winterparkplayhouse.org. 711 N. Orange Ave., Winter Park, 407.645.0145.