The Season


Historic Arcade Theatre

BY RANDAL MYLER AND MARK HARELIK Exclusively sponsored by Ellie Fox Told by a company of actor-musicians, don’t miss this award-winning tribute to one of the great innovators of American popular music! Follow Williams’ rise from humble beginnings on the Louisiana Hayride to triumphs on the Grand Ole Opry – and his eventual self-destruction at […]

Stand-up Comedy with Co Headliners: John Charles & Richy Leis

Historic Arcade Theatre

March 29 Stand-up Comedy Night at Florida Rep Featuring Comedy Zone’s John Charles & Richy Leis $40 (includes a ticket + 2 house drinks) OR UPGRADE TO: $55 (includes a ticket + 2 premium drinks) Ages 16 years and up

Stand-up Comedy with Headliner: John Carfi & Feature act Bob Lauver

Historic Arcade Theatre

April 12 Stand-up Comedy Night at Florida Rep Featuring Comedy Zone’s John Carfi! With special Opening Act: Bob Lauver $40 (includes a ticket + 2 house drinks) OR UPGRADE TO: $55 (includes a ticket + 2 premium drinks) Ages 16 years and up


Artstage Studio Theatre

BY DAVID MAMET Sponsored by Mary Ann and Martin McLaughlin Filled with electrifying dialogue, blazing emotion, and an ending that will leave you talking for weeks. In this riveting drama, a college professor and his female student become embroiled in a war of words that takes a dangerous turn. As their serene campus transforms into […]

PlayLab 2024

Historic Arcade Theatre

Florida Repertory Theatre Announcing PlayLab 2024 Grand Sponsors Lee Moore & Dee Whited Playwright Sponsor Darlene Arnold | Networking Sponsor Naomi Bloom DUNK CITY by Stephen Brown Sponsored by Noreen Raney Directed by Jason Parrish** | Stage Manager: Jamie Bryant* Starring: Braydie Aldrich, Natalie Brouwer, Luke Jaconis, Jan Neuberger*, Suzanne O'Donnell*, & Haley Sweat In […]


Historic Arcade Theatre

by Kenneth Jones Friday, May 3 | 7 PM Sponsored by Judy Weiner A dating app called “Ten Minutes on a Bench” is the latest match-making craze, placing singles on a park bench to find common ground. The clock is ticking, but there’s no limit to the variety of quirky, heartbreaking, and humane conversations between a couple dozen characters looking for […]


Historic Arcade Theatre

by Phillip Christian Smith Saturday, May 4 | 2 PM Sponsored by Susan B Herbel Barbara is Miss Mae Mae’s home health aide. When Barbara’s son Jordan, a TV star, comes home ravaged by drug addiction, the women form their own unconventional rehab to detox him – so he can be ready for the next season of his TV show. Barbara believes in tough love; […]


Historic Arcade Theatre

by Dominic Finocchiaro Saturday, May 4 | 7 PM Sponsored by Gail McClure After witnessing a woman plummet from the sky, five strangers in New York form a support group to process what they saw. How it Feels to Fall from the Sky is a melancholic dramedy about loneliness, loss, and the unending possibility of salvation inside human connection. In this […]

PlayLab: ROOM 1214

Historic Arcade Theatre

by Michelle Kholos Brooks Sunday, May 5 | 4 PM Sponsored by Lee Moore & Dee Whited On Valentine’s Day 2018, a nineteen-year-old boy walked into his former high school in Florida with an assault rifle. He killed fourteen students, three teachers, and injured seventeen more. Some of the worst damage was done when he shot into a Holocaust history class as […]


Historic Arcade Theatre

Following the final reading of the 2024 PlayLab, audiences will hear from all of the festival playwrights in a roundtable discussion. Moderated by Associate Artistic Director, Jason Parrish, the playwrights will talk about their plays, their work as writers, and what it takes to make a living as a playwright in the American Theatre. The playwrights […]

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