| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:41 AM
Two dozen arts and cultural organizations received cultural tourism grants from Orange County this week. In total, $1,870,171 was given out by the Orange County Arts & Cultural Affairs office.
The money is geared toward programs and projects that will...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Who: Kim L. Cavendish of Boca Raton. The president and chief executive officer of the Museum of Discovery and Science and the AutoNation IMAX 3D Theater in Fort Lauderdale received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the annual Florida Association of...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 8:20 AM
The Neanderthal Ball, a fund-raiser for and at the Orlando Science Center, is set for Saturday, Nov. 2.
The seventh annual event carries a caveman vibe, with activities taking place in the center's DinoDigs and the Our Planet, Our Universe exhibit...
| May 28, 2013
| 7:34 AM
Members of Blue Man Group will invade Orlando Science Center, interacting with guests as part of the museum's latest traveling exhibit "Blue Man Group -- Making Waves."
The Blue Men will be in the exhibit and throughout the science center from noon to 2...
| 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,...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Orlando Science Center will be adults-only for its Science Night Live event Saturday.
The evening will spotlight "grown-up-inspired" programming such as a "Music by the Numbers" presentation by UCF professor Scott Warfield, who will talk the points...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Orlando Science Center will salute the Red Tail pilots, a group of the famed Tuskegee Airmen, with activities building up to a Veterans Day ceremony for a new monument saluting the men.
The 12-foot spire, outside the east entrance of the science center,...
| 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...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Independence Day reminded me I never had a chance to write about a University of Central Florida project that honored an American hero — the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. — this spring.
UCF students and faculty spent their spring break in...
| 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...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 9:32 AM
It's the time of year for looking back on 2013's memorable moments and trends from Central Florida arts scene.
• Star of the Year: God. We had a lot of religion on our stages this year. Theatre Downtown presented "Godspell" with Vine Theatre....