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2’s Review: Enjoy ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ under the stars

he Golden Age of Radio is playing underneath the stars and nothing could be more fitting than to see it come to life in the historic river district of Downtown Fort Myers. The Florida Repertory is presenting It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play in their new outdoor socially distanced venue. The show will transport you…
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BWW Review: IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY at Florida Repertory Theatre

Celebrate the holidays with a safe, socially distant outdoor show at Florida Rep! by Emily Yorgey Dec. 5, 2020   Florida Repertory Theatre’s outdoor production of IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY brings a holiday classic to life in a very fun way. Co-directed by Education Director Kody C Jones and Assistant Education Director Christina DeCarlo, this show…
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Photo Flash: GOLDEN Golden Age Musical Revue Kicks Off Florida Rep’s Outdoor Series!

Florida Repertory Theatre has announced the opening of “Golden: A Tribute to the Golden Age of Musical Theatre” in its new outdoor theatre venue. Performances are Nov. 18-22 and Nov. 24 and 25. All performances begin at 7 PM. Attendance is limited in the new outdoor venue which is situated on Edwards Drive and Jackson…
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THE WALL STREET JOURNAL RAVES: TWELFTH NIGHT IS “DELIGHTFUL!”

“Twelfth Night” Review: A youth-focused production of a Shakespearean comedy. By Terry Teachout August 27, 2020 Read the Review at WSJ.com Watch On-Demand! Florida Repertory Theatre, which webcast a superior production of Lucas Hnath’s “A Doll’s House, Part 2” back in April, is now streaming a delightful modern-dress version of “Twelfth Night” that is performed on the simplest…
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SHE KILLS MONSTERS | A VIRTUAL READING

Florida Rep Education is pleased to present this comedic romp into the world of fantasy role-playing games! This reading is free, but in an effort to raise funds for Florida Rep’s Educational Programming, the theatre asks for a donation of $10 for students and $15 for adults to watch this virtual reading. SHE KILLS MONSTERS…
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Florida Rep Education Announces 2020-2021 Season! Conservatory, Theatre for Young Audiences, and Junior Theatre Festival!

FORT MYERS, FL – Florida Repertory Theatre’s Education Department is pleased to announce its 2020-2021 Season line-up for its Theatre Conservatory, Theatre for Young Audiences Touring Series, and its third offering for the 2021 Junior Theatre Festival in Atlanta. Overseen by Education Director Kody C Jones, Florida Rep’s Educational Programming reaches upwards of 45,000 young…
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2’s Review: ‘Matilda’ has arrived: Matilda The Musical is a treat for the entire family and is playing on stage at the Florida Repertory Theatre.

FORT MYERS, Fla. – ‘Matilda’ is a show for anyone who has ever faced adversity or a bully in their life. Matilda The Musical is a treat for the entire family and is playing on stage at the Florida Repertory Theatre in downtown Fort Myers. This show is made up of 41 talented Southwest Florida drama…
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BWW Review: Join The Revolt with MATILDA at Florida Repertory Theatre!

Florida Repertory Theatre Education’s conservatory production of MATILDA, directed by Christina DeCarlo, tells the story of a strong, smart young girl who is determined to make things right. Mia Zottolo plays Matilda Wormwood, and I thought she was fantastic. She exemplified Matilda’s strength, determination, and creativity perfectly while also showing the longing Matilda has to…
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FLORIDA REP’S ‘SPRING AWAKENING’: CONTROVERSIAL MUSICAL EXPLORES TEEN SEX, SELF-DISCOVERY

August 16, 2019 Isaac Kueber and Katie Means star in Florida Rep’s Conservatory production of “Spring Awakening.” (Photo: Joe Dafeldecker) Teen sex. Suicide. Rape. Masturbation. Abortion. Child abuse. No wonder Florida Rep slapped a parental advisory on “Spring Awakening,” the Tony Award-winning musical opening Friday in Fort Myers. “They don’t sugarcoat it at all!” says 18-year-old Cape Coral actor Katie…
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BWW REVIEW: SPRING AWAKENING AT FLORIDA REP IS POWERFULLY PROVOCATIVE!

Florida Repertory Theatre Education’s conservatory production of SPRING AWAKENING brings topics that are often considered “taboo” for youth to life on stage, showcasing the dangers of a lack of education, discussion, and sympathy. This production of SPRING AWAKENING is especially important because not only does it allow the audience to view and discuss these topics,…
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