Tag Archives: Hippodrome

Hippodrome Theatre Receiving Grant

By on May 18th, 2015 | Last updated: May 19, 2015 at 3:25 pm

The Hippodrome Theatre is receiving a $30,000 grant from the National Endowment of the Arts. The grant will be used toward the production and creation of the community-centered work “The Hidden Sayings”.

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Werewolves, Zombies And More: Zombie Town At The Hippodrome

By on October 10th, 2013 | Last updated: October 11, 2013 at 11:04 am

This Halloween season, the Gainesville Hippodrome State Theatre is bringing Zombie Town: A Documentary Play to the stage. WUFT News sat down with actor Logan Wolfe to talk about the upcoming show.

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Gainesville Resident Takes On New Name: American Ninja Warrior

By on October 7th, 2013 | Last updated: October 7, 2013 at 4:27 pm

Gainesville resident Joyce Shahboz (wife of Marc Shahboz, pictured above) competed on NBC’s show “American Ninja Warrior” and now her family of four is taking on the name of “Ninja Clan” as they practice all kinds of physical activity from swimming to parkour.

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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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WUFT Weekender: Robin Hood, Great Cloth Diaper Change, Farm and Forest Festival

By and on April 19th, 2013 | Last updated: April 20, 2013 at 10:56 am

Gainesville will play host to events such as Robin Hood, The Great Cloth Diaper Change and the Farm & Forest Festival.

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Experimental Film Festival comes to Gainesville for ninth year

By on February 12th, 2013 | Last updated: February 12, 2013 at 8:09 am

The Florida Experimental Film Festival starts on Friday. The festival staff narrowed down more than 800 film entries to 71.

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The Hippodrome is getting into the holiday spirit

By on November 19th, 2012 | Last updated: November 26, 2012 at 4:29 pm

“A Christmas Carol” and “A Tuna Christmas” showing at Hippodrome Theatre from Nov. 23 to Dec. 23.

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Other Desert Cities opens this weekend at the Hippodrome State Theatre

By on August 30th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:00 pm

The Hippodrome opens this Friday with award-winning play “Other Desert Cities.”

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‘Dead Man’s Cellphone’ Opens At The Hippodrome State Theatre

By on January 12th, 2010 | Last updated: November 27, 2012 at 3:15 pm

Imagine someone having access to all of the deleted messages, voicemails and contacts on your cellphone. That’s what happens in the Hippdrome State Theatre’s new comedy, “Dead Man’s Cellphone.” the play opened January 8th. Donna Green-Townsend talked with one of […]

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