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Great theater at a reasonable price

We have been season subscribers for the last couple of years. There are two theaters; one that... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
Longwood, Florida
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Gem of a theatre in downtown Orlando; brilliant production of "Silent Sky"

This is our second time going to a production at Mad Cow and "Silent Sky" was a hit! We are not... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
Willoughby Hills, Ohio
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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...more
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We have been season subscribers for the last couple of years. There are two theaters; one that seats around 200 people, and the other theater is much smaller. The actors are very good and the sets and props are very creative. Occasionally they have a...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

This is our second time going to a production at Mad Cow and "Silent Sky" was a hit! We are not local residents, but love theatre, so when we discovered that it was opening night for "Silent Sky" (and that we had an open night...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

I have been going to Mad Cow Theatre for many years, have volunteered and supported this fabulous theatre! Whether a play, musical or cabaret, each is fabulous! The diversity of shows and amazing stage sets will draw you into each performance! There is nothing Mad...More

1  Thank Judy U
Reviewed 16 December 2017

I've been attending shows here for a couple of years now. The actors and singers are either pros or semipros. Last nights Christmas Carol show by four talented singers definitely put some cheer into my holiday season. I generally come when the subject matter appeals...More

1  Thank Vince Z
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Every year the Mad Cow brings compelling and entertaining theatre to Orlando. One of the most fun offerings is the "It Was A Very Good Year" cabarets. This year they chose to transport audiences to 1970 & 1980 in two shows, each lasting about 45...More

2  Thank AnSc
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We found Mad Cow through an on-line search of events upcoming. I ordered the tickets on-line through their web site. We arrived at 7 for a 7:30 curtain and waited in the spacious lobby, enjoying some excellent coffee ($3 ea). Once the doors opened, we...More

1  Thank BoilerMakerBob
Reviewed 12 December 2016

My date and I went to see Pygmalion on Friday night. I hadn't been to Church Street in a long time, and it was a great spot for a nice walk, a quick bite and a touch of the local arts. Mad Cow was such...More

3  Thank Matt F
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Mad Cow is a local theater company with talented actors and a unique, comfortable, and intimate theater setting located within the charming Church Street Station area of downtown Orlando. No seat is a bad one. Lots of leg room, with easy maneuvering to/from seats. Ticket...More

1  Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Great acting can be counted on at this community theater, very professional acting and directing. Very affordable also. Two theaters have a play each always running. The small black box type theater has more avant guard, thought provoking plays, the large main theater has a...More

1  Thank RonnieOrlando
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Visiting from Cleveland, Ohio, our son suggested we all attend Mad Cow's production of "1776." Absolutely brilliantly produced with excellent casting and blocking. The multiracial female cast also brought new insights and nuances to the script. The pleasant space is intimate with good sight lines...More

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26 January 2018|
Response from Vince Z | Reviewed this property |
Mad Cow has matinee performances occasionally. Usually on Sundays. The Plaza Theater on Orange Avenue is the only other entertainment during the day time.
Angel M
31 May 2017|
Response from AnSc | Reviewed this property |
Every show I have seen at MadCow has been family friendly. Right now they are doing "Animal Crackers", which is also for general audiences. If you have a question about a specific show, I would contact their box office... More