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“nice date night” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Mad Cow Theatre

Mad Cow Theatre
54 West Church Street, Suite 202, Orlando, FL 32801
+1 407-297-8788
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Ranked #41 of 196 attractions in Orlando
Type: Theaters
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Owner description: Mad Cow Theatre is one of Orlando's most respected professional theatre companies presenting compelling works of theatre for a wide-range of audiences, with a passion for both classic and contemporary plays and musicals representing the best of American and World literature.
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“nice date night”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

I was really surprised at how talented the actors were! It was nice to be in a smaller theater and feel so close to the stage. You can enjoy a drink while watching the play which was nice. I would definitely go back again. The theater is in a good location with many choices for clubs and restaurants after the show.

Visited November 2012
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Orlando, Florida, United States
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“A gem in downtown!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013 via mobile

This was our first time at Mad Cow Theatre and we were impressed. My husband and I love the performance arts and can't believe we had never heard of this theatre before. The location is new and wonderful. The theatres are small and intimate which makes for an extraordinary experience. We will definitely be back!

Visited July 2013
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Poinciana, Florida
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“Mad Cow Always Excellent”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

I've been to the Mad Cow Theatre several times and each time has far surpassed my expectations.

Coming from Chicago, theatre was one of the things I missed the most when moving to the Orlando area, until my daughter took me to Mad Cow. FANTASTIC.... Love it, Love it, Love it.

Friendly staff, a House Manager that really enjoys his work (David is such a pleasure to meet and talk to) and exceptional actors and actresses. Each performance was outstanding.

Go, you will not be disappointed.

Bea

Visited June 2013
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Dublin, Ireland
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“Great small Theatre”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Recently visited this Theatre will on vacation in Orlando. Very nice small intimate Theatre. Very friendly staff who love what they do. The show we saw was Dream Girls. The standard was excelent and the cast were all very talented. A great show, well worth catchng if you can.

Visited June 2013
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“Dream Girls Mad Cow Orlando”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

When you first walk into the very small and spartan Mad Cow theater in Orlando you wonder just how good can this place be? Well, don't give it another though as after a number of performances we are convinced that this is a place you do not want to miss! After a run on Broadway Dream Girls has made it to Orlando at the Mad Cow and the show was absolutely fantastic. We had first row seats (never a bad seat at Mad Cow) and can not say enough about the quality of the singing, acting, the musicians, lighting and staging! Never a "slow" moment in this two hour production (with one short intermission). The vocal harmonies, facial expressions, dancing were all top rate and for just a few dollars you will get a fantastic experience. As the theater grows it would be a real nice finishing touch if they could invest in stage mics for all as at times the vocals were a bit lost and without a full PA the singers could not have access to just a touch of reverb and echo to fully enhance their voices. (Which, trust me, they will blow you away with what they got!) Staff is excellent, rest rooms are small so run at intermission, great access to the old Church St station that is slowly being revitalized.

Visited June 2013
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