| Apr 26, 2015
| 9:00 AM
For once, being late paid off.
Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum was uncharacteristically serene on a recent Friday evening as about 100 guests mingled in the majestic lobby sipping cocktails. The Dutch national art and history museum was open after-hours...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 11:50 AM
South Coast Repertory, known for its prolific commissioning of new works by both emerging and established writers, now has more firepower behind it.
The Time Warner Foundation has awarded the Tony-winning theater company with a two-year, $150,000 grant....
| Apr 23, 2015
| 11:52 AM
Mary Doyle Keefe was a 19-year-old telephone operator in Arlington, Vt., when in 1943 she posed as a model for Norman Rockwell, her neighbor. She sat only twice for the painter, earning $5 a session. But her image as "Rosie the Riveter," the symbol of...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 8:04 AM
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Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is proposing a 12.2% spending increase for the Department of Cultural Affairs, which would receive the biggest boost during what has been a very lean, recession-...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 1:35 PM
Julia Wolfe has won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize in music for her folk-classical hybrid work "Anthracite Fields.”
The piece was given its premiere in April 2014 at the Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral, performed by the Bang on a Can All-Stars and the...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 8:10 PM
The Moravian Historical Society celebrated its 9th annual "Share the Heritage" dinner and auction at the Hotel Bethlehem on April 10. This year's event focused on Moravian history and culture in the United Kingdom. The event set records for attendance and...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 8:41 AM
Dance is a foreign language to, well, most Americans. Many scorn even the most popular form, story ballets — call it the "men in tights" syndrome. People who see dance, but seldom, tend to say they don't know what it "means."
Who does, really?...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 2:30 PM
Museum patrons who don’t pay up, an art critical flame war, learning from the Björk debacle and inhabiting Frank Gehry’s new Facebook campus. Plus: missing works of art, the growing L.A. gallery scene, architecture that filters water, and...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 8:59 PM
Sun Wukong is a mischievous monkey king from Chinese mythology. Roy "The Mule" Madsen is an imaginary gunslinger from America's mythic Wild West.
In Touchstone's new play, "Journey from the East," the two stories from opposite sides of the globe come...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Check out festivals and events in February across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Jan. 31, 2014 - Feb. 1, 2015: 9th...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Theater, shows & concerts
FROM WITHIN AND WITHOUT: THE HISTORY OF HAITIAN PHOTOGRAPHY.
June 21-Sept. 13. Work by 20 photographers, as well as studio archives, family snapshots and photojournalist’s works. Exhibition includes photographs before...