Now accepting film submissions for #SSFF2020

This year’s Short Shorts Film Festival is going to be particularly exciting because it’s celebrating its 15th year on January 18, 2020. This festival started in the Play Ground black box theatre in 2005 and has grown to become a local favorite and sold-out event. When we started, we were the only short film festival […]

Your Guide to Fully Experience the ‘Rocky Horror Picture Show’

Enter the kinky rock ‘n’ roll science fiction world with Brad and Janet as they encounter Dr. Frank ’N’ Furter, a transvestite in rhinestone heels from another planet, backed by their band of singing and dancing Transylvanians. Mixing horror satire with crazy dance numbers, musical spoofs, glitter and corsets, this is a party that’s sure […]

Dracula: The Legend Comes to Life

  Blood-drinkers, vampires, nosferatu; the stories of blood-sucking vampires have been around so long that they actually predate Christianity. These numerous tales were expansive in its reach, as every country had its own legend. Bram Stoker, an Irish novelist, was the first to create a book about a specific vampire. The year is 1890. Bram […]

What’s a Mousehole Cat?

We’re glad you asked! The Mousehole Cat is a furry creation from Antonia Barber’s adaptation of a famous Cornish legend. This legend features Cornish fisherman Tom Bawcock and his cat, Mowzer. The two brave a stormy fishing expedition in order to save their small town from starvation. Antonia Barber adapted this story to reach many young […]

Sizzling ‘Smokey Joe’s Cafe’ Kicking Off New NorShor Season

What do the songs “On Broadway,” “Yakety Yak,” and “Love Potion No. 9” all have in common? Beyond being memorable hits from the 1950s and 1960s, these catchy tunes (along with 27 others) will be featured in the 2019-2020 season opener at the NorShor: the sizzling-hot Smokey Joe’s Café. Smokey Joe’s Café: The Songs of […]

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