| Jul 5, 2013
| 11:09 AM
If you notice construction dust at your favorite arts or other cultural institution in the coming months, the work will be in part thanks to this year's Orange County cultural-facilities grants.
In six years of the cultural-facilities program, the...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Rae Ward, the marketing director for the Arts and Cultural Alliance of Central Florida, has been named the new executive director.
The Alliance's board of directors announced her promotion today. Ward, who has been with the Alliance for more than a...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 3:10 PM
WHAT: Bank of America's Museums on Us will offer free weekend access to Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders in Orlando and announce the launch of the program's brand new mobile site (http://museums.bankofamerica.com), giving customers access...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 12:09 PM
The 17 organizations designated as cultural partners on the pledge form for United Arts' Campaign for the Arts mostly beat their goals in the annual spring fund drive. These partner organizations determine their individual goals and then report them to...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 7:46 AM
Music still dominates the special-event scene at Orlando's theme parks and attractions this week, but there's also some "Star Wars" and Angry Birds on the horizon.
+ Reigning "American Idol" winner Phillip Phillips performs at Universal's Mardi Gras...
| May 31, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Dale Dougherty is the founder, President & CEO of Maker Media, which produces Make Magazine. The magazine launched in 2005, and was the springboard for the first Maker Faire, held in the San Francisco Bay Area in 2006.
Dale was recently in Orlando,...
| May 1, 2013
| 7:47 AM
$5 gets you in this Sunday at the Orlando Science Center.
Sponsored by Walmart, the exhibits include Greenovations, and "The Adventures of Clifford the Big Red Dog," which opens Saturday. Get more details here.
| May 1, 2013
| 8:56 AM
Florida sweet corn is in season. Let's celebrate with Charred Corn Tacos With Radish Zucchini Slaw. You'll find the recipe at OrlandoSentinel.com/thedish. In the meantime, let's dish:
A vintage idea. The Science of Wine is an innovative approach to wine...
| May 1, 2013
| 2:53 PM
Artists participating in this year's Orlando Fringe Festival will give a sneak peek of what's in store this Thursday at the Orlando Museum of Art.
It's the museum's monthly 1st Thursday social event, and it should be a stylish time — the theme...
| 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...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Five Central Florida students who've already won top awards at county and state science fairs will compete this weekend in the Dr. Nelson Ying Science Competition.
The five competing for the "Ying Prize" will explain their research to a panel of judges ...