September 7, 2017 RSS feed / Arts & Entertainment News

At last

Some longawaited and fresh fall movies finally hit our galaxy

THE SUMMER MOVIE SEASON IS OFFIcially behind us (thankfully), so it’s time to get excited for the Oscar bait that comes every autumn. More...

Another fraudulent fall is undermining my pumpkin latte

THE DIVA DIARIES

I just can’t do imaginary autumn again this year.  Fake fall feels just as weird as Christmas in July — or as wonky as bringing artificial snow to Southwest Florida during the holidays for children to play in while they’re wear More...

Silents were golden in St. Augustine for two dazzling decades

FLORIDA WRITERS

This totally engaging, compact treatment of early U.S. film history is packed with information and a lot of fun.  More...

The disappearing trick

CONTRACT BRIDGE

Tricks that can be made to disappear are usually a source of great interest to bridge players. This deal from a rubber bridge game would surely attract almost any player’s attention.  More...

Everyone is welcome

GIVING

The Alliance for the Arts is many things for many people. For some it is a place to buy fresh, local produce on a Saturday morning or a place to watch a movie with family and friends under the stars on a Friday night. More...

Symphony opens 57th season with classic Beatles tribute

The Southwest Florida Symphony opens its 57th season with the uncanny likenesses of John, Paul, George, Ringo, with the direction of Nir Kabaretti in the Beatles tribute “Classical Mystery Tour.” “Classical Mystery Tour” perfo More...

Part 2: The Florida Weekly Writing Challenge

Round two of the 2017 Florida Weekly Writing Challenge continues with the photo prompt you see here. More...

THIS WEEK ON WGCU-TV

THURSDAY, SEPT. 7, 9 P.M. Doc Martin Season 5, Remember Me   Martin and Louisa’s baby still doesn’t have a name, and P.C. More...

Hungry like the wolves

Grammy-winning Los Lobos to highlight the Big Orange Music Fest

Start with rock and roll. Stir in Tex- Mex, country and good old-fashioned Latin. More...

HOROSCOPES

VIRGO (August 23 to September 22) A rise in your energy level helps you finish an especially demanding task. Take some time now to spend with family and friends before starting a new project.  More...

Parrothead playground even appeals to those who aren’t Jimmy Buffett fans

EASY GETAWAY

Florida has scores of spots where you can find frozen concoctions to help you hang on and tourists covered in oil, and where you can, indeed, smell shrimp beginning to boil. More...