| Jul 19, 2013
| 2:35 PM
The Bach Festival Society of Winter Park has hired three new staff members in preparation for the upcoming season. The society, which presents visiting classical-music artists and stages its own concerts, has undergone a bit of restructuring as it looks...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 9:31 AM
The new year brings with it much anticipation as big events crowd the Central Florida arts scene.
The biggest news will be the opening of the long-awaited downtown Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in late fall.
| Jan 20, 2014
| 3:41 PM
Even as Orlando Museum of Art celebrates its 90th anniversary with an exhibition of centuries-old paintings, director Glen Gentele has an eye on the future.
"I want this museum to be resonant in the community, in the state, in the Southeast region,"...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 8:42 AM
Full disclosure: When it comes to art, I may not be the most trenchant critic. Put me in front of a Vermeer or a Warhol and I can thoughtfully nod my head with the best of them. I can even appreciate the detail and the work that went into a painting. What...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 3:59 PM
The European paintings adorning the walls of Orlando Museum of Art have been a long time coming.
A really long time.
"I don't think anyone remembers the last European show," says Jan Clanton, associate curator of adult programs.
To be fair, the...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Orlando Museum of Art's December 1st Thursday will take place this week on Dec. 5. Titled "Art Under $200 — 'Tis the Season," the event is billed as a chance to pick up unique Christmas gifts.
There's live entertainment: music by Afeefa and the...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Signature arts groups such as the Orlando Ballet, Orlando Shakespeare Theater and the Bach Festival Society of Winter Park will receive more money for operating expenses from United Arts than last year. But others, such as Orlando Museum of Art, the...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 2:35 PM
All together now: "Deck the halls with boughs of holly…" If you're looking for live Christmas music around Orlando, here are some holiday concerts:
Central Florida Community Arts' "What Christmas Means to Me" concert combines classic and...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 2:41 PM
WHAT: The artists of McRae Art Studios will hold their Holiday Open House this weekend.
The festive event allows members of the public to visit the 21 studios at McRae, Central Florida's largest artist collective, talk to artists and purchase original...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Orlando Museum of Art will pay a visit to the paranormal during its monthly 1st Thursday social event this October, titled "Ghostly Encounters."
Organizers of the 1st Thursday series, have a message to those brave enough to attend: "To those who have...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 1:58 PM
Say cheese Orlando, because I know we can do better than Detroit.
Earlier today, about 400 Detroit area residents stood in the cold on the steps of the Detroit Institute of Arts to take a group "selfie".
The photo gathering was part of Detroit Week,...