Whether you have an appreciation for the performing arts or you’re on the lookout for a unique date night idea, look no further than the Florida Repertory Theatre. Named one of America’s Top Repertory Companies by the Wall Street Journal, this theatre puts on some of the best shows in the state! From comedies, dramas, mysteries, and everything in between, these enthusiastic actors are ready to supply a full evening of entertainment.
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More About the Florida Repertory Theatre
The cast of the Florida Repertory Theatre has been recognized as the Best Performing Arts Group by Gulfshore Life Magazine and Florida Weekly. They have also been applauded by the New York Times and covered in American Theatre Magazine. This comes as no surprise since they have wowed audiences for nearly 20 years. In addition to their astounding success, the theater is dedicated to their community. They boast a very active education and outreach program that offers opportunities for anyone of all ages to become involved with their productions. It is their mission to provide first-class regional theater to Southwest Florida, create long-term relationships, and help improve the overall quality of life in the community.
Upcoming Productions at the Florida Repertory Theatre
Erma Bombeck: At Wit’s End (October 4th-November 6th)
Arriving straight from its successful world premiere in Washington D.C., Erma Bombeck is a witty and enthralling comedy. Learn the fascinating story of the award-winning humorist who forever changed the lives of women.
Over the River and Through the Woods (October 25th-November 16th)
From the author of “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” comes this hilarious and heartwarming tale about family. When Nick tells his Italian-American grandparents he is accepting a job across the country, chaos ensues. These grandparents aren’t about to let a member of their family leave that easily! Over the River and Through the Woods is a comedy experience you won’t soon forget.
Best of Enemies (November 15th-December 15th)
Based on a true story, Best of Enemies tells the heated tale of two leaders during the civil rights movement. The hateful head of the KKK and an African-American civil rights activist must learn to work together to overcome the heated desegregation battle of 1971. Please note that adult audiences only will be permitted to this show.
The Mousetrap (November 29th-December 18th)
This murder mystery by Agatha Christie is sure to leave you on the edge of your seat! When a group of people in a country house realize there is a murderer among them, the thrills begin. One by one, the characters reveal their past until the true evil is finally revealed.
For more upcoming shows or a look at the Florida Repertory Theatre seating chart, be sure to visit their website!
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