| May 4, 2013
| 9:02 PM
United Arts of Central Florida's annual public-fundraising campaign had its strongest result in five years, officials said, beating its 2013 goal by almost $390,000.
Individuals donated $1.96 million to the three-month fund drive that supports more than...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 10:06 PM
Can Mad Cow Theatre jolt new life into Church Street?
Faced with uncertainty over an Orlando Magic team without superstar Dwight Howard and the heady days of the Amway Center's opening just a memory, city officials and nearby restaurateurs hope so....
| Oct 19, 2012
| 3:12 PM
After 42 years with the Orlando Museum of Art, executive director Marena Grant Morrisey will retire at year's end. She has been executive director of the Loch Haven Park institution since 1977.
"She brought it from a community level to a major-class...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 3:56 PM
It started as a fleeting thought brought on by cooler temperatures and sunny skies.
"It's interesting how all these museums are so close together," I muse aloud, flipping through a Calendar section.
My editor's head swivels toward me. Her eyes light...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 3:45 PM
United Arts of Central Florida will give representatives of local arts groups a chance to ask questions about changes in their funding at a meeting on Tuesday.
Arts leaders have expressed concerns since United Arts decided to implement a payment...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 12:54 PM
United Arts of Central Florida is more than halfway to its $1.57 million collaborative fundraising campaign goal, the organization will announce today.
"Thanks to the generosity of so many, we're more than three weeks ahead of schedule," said Scott...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 4:13 PM
United Arts leaders have adopted a suggestion by arts-group executives to ease the financial stress caused by a six-month delay in grant funding.
In mid-November, United Arts told groups such as Orlando Museum of Art and Orlando Shakespeare Theatre that...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 11:01 AM
The Snap! Orlando photography event is coming back to downtown with an outdoor projection event in April, an opening event the beginning of May at the Orlando Museum of Art and a four-day run of exhibits, seminars and lectures in mid-May.
This will be...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 3:49 PM
The Snap! Orlando photography festival hits full steam on May 10, but there are a couple of warm-up events this week.
On Thursday, May 3, the Urban Wild Homegrown Show will open as part of the 1st Thursdays events at the Orlando Museum of Art. Photos...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 4:37 PM
United Arts of Central Florida just squeaked by its goal for private-sector fundraising, taking in a projected $2,824,007, which is about $2,300 more than the campaign goal. The number is a projection because money will continue to be collected. United...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Time's running out to see one of the most comprehensive contemporary print collections in Florida: The Orlando Museum of Art Contemporary American Graphics Collection includes more than 150 original signed and numbered lithographs, etchings, silk-screen...