Preview upcoming Orlando, Florida events in early January 2013.
Visit our Orlando Events Calendar at OrlandoThings.com for more details and previews of January 01-15, 2013 events in Orlando, Florida.
01/04/2013 - 01/06/2013: Comedian Alex Reymundo is performing at the Orlando Improv. Alex Reymundo is a Mexican-American comedian and actor, who was featured on the 2007 ALMA Awards. Reymundo had a one-hour special that aired on Comedy Central in 2007 called Alex Reymundo Hick-Spanic: Live in Alburquerque. He was also featured in the Showtime and Comedy Central special The Original Latin Kings of Comedy along with other Latin comedians such as George Lopez and Paul Rodriguez. He received an ALMA Award in 2008 for "Outstanding Comedy Special" for his one hour comedy special "Alex Reymundo Hick-Spanic, Live in Alburquerque."
01/05/2013: The Orlando Magic are playing the New York Knicks at the Amway Center.
01/05/2013: Orlando Rocks! is coming to the House of Blues Orlando. Featuring: Greg Warren Band, Clemons Road, and Dustin Seymour.
01/08/2013 - 01/13/2013: Mary Poppins is performing at the Bob Carr Performing Arts Center. Mary Poppins is a Walt Disney Theatrical musical based on the similarly titled series of children's books by P. L. Travers and the 1964 Disney film. The West End production opened in December 2004 and received two Olivier Awards, one for Best Actress in a Musical and the other for Best Theatre Choreography. The musical features the film's music and lyrics by the Academy Award winning Sherman Brothers, along with additional music and lyrics by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe. The musical was written by Julian Fellowes.
01/10/2013 - 01/12/2013: Comedian Jo Koy is performing at the Orlando Improv. Jo Koy is an American stand-up comic. He is currently touring the college circuit as a featured comedian and performs in clubs across the country. He is often a panelist on E!'s late night show Chelsea Lately.
01/10/2013 - 01/13/2013: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey is performing Built To Amaze at the Amway Center. Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Built To Amaze!, the 143rd edition of the Greatest Show On Earth. Surprise and wonder delights audiences with over the top feats of strength, agility and courage. As the momentum builds so does the anticipation, anything can happen when Ringling Bros. Presents Built To Amaze! Circus performers from across the globe create the perfect blend of athleticism and bravery, where power meets fearlessness and amazement has no bounds. Magnificent elephants, ferocious tigers, astonishing acrobats and awe-inspiring aerialists are engineered into one spectacular performance.
01/11/2013: The Darkness is performing at the Hard Rock Live Orlando. The Darkness are a British glam rock band from Lowestoft, Suffolk, formed in 2000. The band consists of Justin Hawkins (lead vocals, guitar), his brother Dan Hawkins (guitar, backing vocals), Frankie Poullain (bass, backing vocals) and Ed Graham (drums) and are characterised by their classic rock influences and elaborate stage performances.
01/11/2013: Lil Jon is performing at the UCF Arena. Lil Jon, is an American rapper, record producer, entrepreneur, and international DJ who was a member of the group Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz.
01/13/2013: Johnny JaM '13 is coming to the House of Blues Orlando. Featuring: Sevendust, Candlebox, Tremonti, Eye Empire, and Projected. The concert will benefit The Johnny Damon Foundation, which was founded by the baseball player to raise and donate funds to charitable organizations across the country, specifically local and national programs that provide leadership and growth opportunities for disadvantaged children at risk.
01/15/2013 - 01/17/2013: Shen Yun is performing at the Bob Carr Performing Arts Center. Shen Yun presents colorful and exhilarating performances of classical Chinese dance and music. A performance by Shen Yun is a presentation of traditional Chinese culture as it once was: a study in grace, wisdom, and the virtues distilled from the five millennia of Chinese civilization.