| Aug 6, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Southern Winds Theatre, run by David McElroy and Marylin McGinnis, will be on tour with its well-known productions during the upcoming theater season. But first, the group participates in "What the Dickens Orlando," the yearlong celebration of British...
| Aug 29, 2014
The Orlando nightspot, at 100 S. Eola Drive, hosts plays, concerts and a fall cabaret series. The cabaret performances are at 8 p.m. and cost $10 each. Details: abbeyorlando.com.
Monday Night Cabaret Series
REBECCA FISHER: Sept. 8...
| Aug 29, 2014
The auditorium, at 600 Auditorium Blvd., Daytona Beach, programs theater, dance, classical and other music, comedy and more. Details: 386-671-3460 or PeabodyDaytona.com. See other listings for programming in non-theater genres.
MAMMA MIA!: Nov. 6....
| Aug 6, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Miss Rosa is coming home.
Jennifer Peña, who plays the teacher on the PBS Kids lineup that includes “Curious George,” was a 27-year-old Orlando actress when she landed the national role in 2008. She graduated from Poinciana High School in...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:31 PM
There's a new effort afoot in Central Florida to connect the struggling space industry to young, innovative tech minds in Orlando, which could boost interest in space and bring fresh ideas to Kennedy Space Center.
Sparked by an event over the weekend at...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:09 PM
The Orlando office of HKS architects is focusing on green building practices this week with the firm’s annual global GreenWeek event.
The local office hosted a talk by Mikhail Davis, an expert on green building materials, on Tuesday for its...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 12:21 PM
If you visit the Orlando Public Library downtown, be sure to head up to the third floor to browse the Friends of the Library bookstore.
Paperback books start at $1, and hardbacks at $1.50. Magazines, maps, compact discs and other items also are...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Explore Charles Dickens' creepy side in a free program by Orlando's "Phantasmagoria" troupe and the Orlando Public Library.
As part of "What the Dickens," the local yearlong celebration of the Victorian-era British author, the "Phantasmagoria"...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 3:32 PM
Percy Riva found his camera near the Orlando Public Library. Kelsey Godfrey spotted hers while shopping along Park Avenue in Winter Park. Others were in places such as the downtown Lynx bus station and Downtown Credo coffee shop in College Park.
| Jan 3, 2014
| 3:57 PM
If "Charles Dickens" conjures up frantic nights sweating over essays about 800-page tomes, banish that ghost of school days past. A yearlong "What the Dickens" celebration across Central Florida will feature pub crawls, a Victorian feast, movies,...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 2:07 PM
A couch-potato kid and his rambunctious dog are at the center of the book selected for the Orlando Sentinel's 2013 One Book One Community reading campaign.
Central Florida children — and the adults in their lives — are encouraged to share...