Quick Hits 04.09.15

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Outside The Box presents “Mama Won’t Fly” — 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, April 10 through 26, at The Franklin Pearce Jr. Auditorium, 17404 Sixth St., Montverde. An outrageously hilarious race against the clock begins when Savannah Sprunt Fairchild Honeycutt agrees to get her feisty mother all the way from Alabama to California in time for her brother’s wedding. Savannah’s problem: Mama won’t fly. With only four days to make it to the ceremony, she has no choice but to drive cross-country with her equally willful mother, Norleen Sprunt, in Mama’s vintage sedan. Cost is $10 adults, $5 for kids and students. (321) 663-2608.


Moonlight Summer Movie — showing of “Million Dollar Arm” takes place at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 11, at the pavilion in downtown Winter Garden, located on the corner of Lakeview Avenue and Tremaine Street. The film is rated PG. The public is invited to bring a chair and a blanket and enjoy this free event. Refreshments will be available for purchase. For more information, call (407) 656-4111.

Wine & Dine for the Arts — 6:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 11, at Oakland Park, 15241 E. Oakland Ave., Winter Garden. The public is invited to attend the sixth annual Town of Oakland HAPCO Wine & Dine for the Arts event, benefiting Central Florida music and arts education programs through HAPCO Music Foundation. The cost is $75 per ticket. Entertainment will be provided by the Ocoee High School Marching Band, Lenard Rutledge and the UF Gator Jazz Band. A menu of gourmet meats, vegetables, noodles and desserts from Chef Anthony Fothergill will be available, accompanied by tasty wines. Space is limited. To purchase tickets, visit hapcopromo.org/wpsite/events/6th-annual-wine-dine-for-the-arts.


Makeup For The Movies Workshop — 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 15, at Florida Film Academy, 270 W. Plant St., Winter Garden. Students will be taught beginner makeup techniques and will create different characters using movie makeup. Some examples of characters include zombies, animals, superheroes and princesses. For more, call (407) 654-8400.

Olympia High School presdents “Hairspray” — 7 p.m. April 15 to 18 and 1 p.m. April 18, in the Olympia High School Auditorium, 4301 S. Apopka Vineland Road, Orlando. It’s time to let your hair down and dance the night away. This fantastically fun musical, winner of eight 2003 Tony Awards including Best Musical, is currently enjoying record-breaking success. And now, audiences will be swept away to 1960s Baltimore in this musical, piled bouffant-high with laughter and romance. Tickets are available at the door 30 minutes before showtime and are $10. OCPS faculty and staff admitted free with valid OCPS ID.


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