| Aug 4, 2014
| 7:12 AM
Anyone who loves theater in the Orlando area knows instantly what the word “Fringe” means.
Just say the word to a theater-going crowd, and someone will say the full title: the Orlando International Fringe Theatre Festival, held every May...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Orlando Museum of Art's monthly 1st Thursday program is a little more serious than usual in August as it examines equality among the usual socializing.
"Art in Equality" features Orange County Property Appraiser Rick Singh as honorary chairman. He...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Voci Dance will present "Whisper/Roar" this weekend, Sept. 5-6 — it's described as a mashup of dance, music, film and installation art.
"We haven't had a show that was ours for a while," says Genevieve Bernard, artistic director for Voci Dance....
| Aug 29, 2014
WHAT: Lamar Peterson isn't afraid of bright colors, but his surreal paintings present a melancholy rainbow. The Orlando Museum of Art offers a comprehensive look at the work of this St. Petersburg-born artist in "Suburbia Sublime," where themes of...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Rollins Winter Park Institute, which each year brings world-renowned speakers to Central Florida, has announced its schedule for the 2014-2015 school year. Headliners include author and journalist Eric Schlosser, two-term U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins,...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:57 AM
While more seasonally inclined states are waiting for snow to signal holiday cheer, Florida is stringing icicle lights on its palm trees. And even though the holiday decorations are strung up much sooner every year, at least these festivals -- complete...
| May 24, 2014
| 8:52 AM
TALLAHASSEE – It was the biggest binge on hometown projects since the pre-Great Recession days.
The Florida Legislature used its best financial outlook in nearly a decade this spring to sprinkle in more taxpayer-funded hometown projects –...
| May 5, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Activities for People with Alzheimer's Disease
When organizing an activity for a family member who has Alzheimer’s, always plan ahead of time. A well-thought out activity makes for a productive aftermath for both patient and caregiver. Even if...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 1:28 PM
Members of the Florida Artists Registry will exhibit their work at the August 1st Thursday at the Orlando Museum of Art. The 1st Thursday events allow socializing with food, drink and live entertainment — while admiring art.
Among this month's...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 9:50 AM
A gilded 19th-century Japanese soup tureen.
A miniature French cabinet handsomely crafted of various woods.
A dramatic boat-shaped basket incorporating copper and bamboo root.
These are just a few of the decorative and historical items that grace...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 3:21 PM
Six of Central Florida's best-known divas are banding together this weekend in a cabaret to raise money for the Steinway Society of Central Florida.
"Divas in Concert" will benefit the society, which provides pianos and music education, such as piano...