| Dec 26, 2014
| 10:34 AM
The long-awaited Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts finally opened to much fanfare in November. But there were plenty of other high points this year. Here's a sampling:
• Variety all-stars: Anna Carol gave layers to abrasive Brit twit...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 9:00 PM
After 10 years of compiling a list of the "Most Powerful People in Central Florida," I decided it was time for a change.
Partly because the list didn't change much from year to year. Partly because some of the people on the list had power but didn't...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:04 AM
Orlando is a youngster when compared with cities such as New York, Boston or even Baltimore. They are full of landmarks, old-moneyed philanthropists and highly respected cultural institutions. All of this makes some recent happenings in our area even more...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 3:09 PM
The Orange County Board of County Commissioners this week accepted the recommendations of the Arts & Cultural Affairs Advisory Board to provide $2,085,400 to a long list of arts organizations.
The money comes from the Tourist Development Tax. About 2...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 8:33 AM
Did you know that yoga is a quarterly event at the Orlando Museum of Art?
WUCF-TV's "Artisodes" spotlights the trend that mixes yoga and fine art in an episode at 8 p.m. Thursday.
"Yoga in the Galleries" has been drawing more than 100 persons per...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Those with a credit or debit card from Bank of America or Merrill Lynch can consider it their ticket to four Orlando museums this weekend. As part of their "Museums on Us" program, the financial institutions will offer free admission to select museums for...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 9:07 AM
It's the first Friday of November and already holiday shows/sales are starting. Even our museums are holding special events, the biggest of which is the annual Festival of Trees fundraiser at the Orlando Museum of Art. The temporary winter wonderland is...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Congratulations to the winners of the annual Best Bets awards.
Every year, Orlando Sentinel publishes Central Florida's favorite picks of local dining, shopping, services and entertainment -- all chosen by you, our readers.
We're proud to announce...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Continuing our holiday theme:
•The 2014 Holiday Extravaganza begins Saturday, 6-9 p.m., at the Gallery on First in historic downtown Sanford. Jeanine Taylor Folk Art is inside the gallery, along with seven resident artist studios. They will present...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 2:17 PM
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, it seems like a good time to give thanks for the many good things going on in the Orlando arts scene. Here are just a few of the things for which I am thankful.
• A change for the better. Orlando Museum...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 5:34 AM
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New Year's Eve Party: with live comedy, cocktails and dinner. 8 p.m. Wednesday, Cinematique Theater of Daytona Beach, 242 S. Beach St., Daytona Beach, $40, 386-252-3118,cinematique.org....