Tag Archives: Gainesville arts

Avenue Q opens at the Hippodrome Theatre

By on May 31st, 2013 | Last updated: May 31, 2013 at 4:46 pm

Avenue Q won three Tony Awards for best musical, best score, and best book. University of Florida professor of theatre and dance, Charlie Mitchell is co-directing the play in partnership with the Hippodrome,

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Mary Hausch recaps career after 40 years at Gainesville’s Hippodrome Theatre

By on May 17th, 2013 | Last updated: May 17, 2013 at 4:15 pm

WUFT’s Donna Green-Townsend interviewed Hausch for nearly 35 minutes about topics spanning the theatre’s history, pivotal moments, famous plays and playwrights, and her plans for life beyond the Hippodrome.

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Photos: Gainesville’s 44th annual Santa Fe College Spring Arts Festival

By on April 7th, 2013 | Last updated: April 16, 2013 at 1:43 pm

Thousands strolled the streets of downtown Gainesville Saturday and Sunday to peruse and purchase works of art in the 44th annual Santa Fe College Spring Arts Festival.

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‘Venus in Fur’ coming to Gainesville’s Hippodrome Theatre

By on January 10th, 2013 | Last updated: December 13, 2013 at 9:26 am

Tony Award-winning “Venus in Fur” is being performed at The Hippodrome Theatre.

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Dance Alive brings Phantom of the Opera to the stage with a twist

By on October 19th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:12 pm

Dance Alive, a Gainesville-based ballet company, put a new twist on “Phantom of the Opera” at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts Friday night. The ballet company performed “Phantom: a Tale of Obsession,” a production that told the classic love story without words.

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