| Sep 30, 2014
| 12:24 PM
The Doberman sits on the edge of a bed, oblivious of the remarkable view from the floor-to-ceiling window. Modern high-rises peep out from a dense forest dotted with palm trees and shrouded in mist. Artist Jereme Scott says his painting was inspired by...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Stephen Sondheim's absurdist cult musical "Anyone Can Whistle" takes on insanity, conformity, miracles and government.
As the seldom-produced musical celebrates the 50th anniversary of its opening on Broadway, Muhlenberg College has decided to craft its...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 12:13 PM
It lasted hardly more than two years: Atavist Books will close at the end of 2014.
The venture was backed by a couple of big entertainment names -- Barry Diller and Scott Rudin -- and an announced investment of $20 million. The publisher's name came...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 3:53 AM
The governor's race has top billing, but pay attention to the legislative contests as well. The Legislature, even more than the governor, has the power to shape the future of Florida.
Much of that power will remain with incumbents, who are hard to beat....
| Oct 17, 2014
| 12:20 PM
As one of the three panelists asking questions at Wednesday's gubernatorial debate, the only rule I knew was that each candidate had one minute to answer each question, with a 30-second rebuttal. That was it. Oh, except if we thought they didn't really...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 10:52 AM
TALLAHASSEE — Despite an electorate split down the middle that voted for Barack Obama for president twice, half of Florida's All-Republican state Cabinet is cruising toward re-election with only token Democratic resistance.
Chief Financial Officer...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Underpinning much of Mel Brooks's comedy is the assumption that people constantly yearn to break into tightly choreographed, vaudeville-style song-and-dance routines.
Some conceal this impulse better than others, but not even the starchiest Brooks...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Like a shot of adrenaline to the heart, "Pulp Fiction" changed the movie landscape when it opened on October 14, 1994. Quentin Tarantino's ode to crime and pop-culture was a bold new cinematic vision in a decade that badly needed one. Before "Pulp...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:30 PM
More than 20 years ago, Ken Lowe was compiling a folder of ideas he thought might make interesting home-improvement shows. Those ideas became the foundation of HGTV.
Even with the network in 96 million homes and solidly among the top 10 cable networks...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 7:10 AM
A video game inspired by the influence of the Vietnam War in our culture, the photographs of Werner Herzog, the drawings of a witchy woman and a German documentary about a convicted art forger. Not to mention Kara Walker and Ava DuVernay in conversation,...
| Sep 26, 2014
Printers Row Journal invited kids ages 5-16 to write reviews of their favorite summer reads as part of our Children's Read & Write program. We were so overwhelmed with submissions — we received more than 85 submissions this summer — that...