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Mrs. Stancliffe’s Rose Cottage Bed & Breakfast has been successful for many years, with her mostly female guests returning year after year. Her next-door neighbor, the elderly, silver-tongued, Bud “Bud the Stud” Davis, believes they come to spend time with him in romantic liaisons, which the prim and proper Mrs. Stancliffe steadfastly denies. Mrs. Stancliffe (J.J. … [Read more...]
Charlotte Players is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day the week before the big day with a pair of popular Irishmen, comedian George Casey and tenor Cahal Dunne. Both are appearing in one-night-only shows at the William H. Wakeman III Cultural Center Theater in Port Charlotte. George Casey Casey, also known as the “King of Blarney,” will take the stage on Tuesday, March … [Read more...]
Charlotte Players’ much-anticipated “Steel Magnolias” arrives for a 13-day run on March 8 at the Langdon Playhouse in Port Charlotte. Many will remember the 1989 film adaptation of Robert Harling’s 1987 play. Director Herbert Ross coaxed star turns from Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis, and the unforgettable Julia Roberts, who won a … [Read more...]
Director Paula Pender has put together a talented and energetic cast for the Charlotte Players production of "Singin' the in the Rain," playing through Feb. 24 at the Charlotte Performing Arts Center on the campus of Charlotte High School in Punta Gorda. The "Greatest Movie Musical of All Time" has been faithfully and lovingly adapted by into this theatrical show, with all the … [Read more...]
*“Sex Please, We’re Sixty” Auditions Sunday and Monday (2/17 & 2/18) * Among the Charlotte Players’ most popular productions, “Sex Please, We’reSixty,” returns to the Langdon Playhouse this April. Auditions for thishilarious farce will take place on Sunday, Feb. 17, and Monday, Feb. 18, atthe Charlotte Players Community Theater Center, 1100 Market Circle, … [Read more...]
When Ted Vigil was a teenager, friends told him how much he looked like John Denver. At age 22, when he met his future wife’s mother, the first thing she remarked to him was how much he resembled the musician and political activist. A talented singer and musician in his own right, Vigil developed a Denver tribute act, with which he won a national talent show in Nevada in … [Read more...]
Ted has a huge estate, but his uncle controls it. To get a larger allowance, Ted – still a bachelor – tells his uncle he’s married. Which works fine, until the uncle shows up unannounced, and assumes a friend’s wife is Ted’s. Everyone plays along with the deception at the beginning, but how far are they willing to go? Things get dicey fast with “Right Bed, Wrong Husband,” … [Read more...]