August 17, 2017 RSS feed / Arts & Entertainment News

STAR POWER

Kravis Center banks on Broadway, big names for next season.

LEE BELL BELIEVES IF YOU CAN’T FIND SOMETHING to like in the Kravis Center’s upcoming season of drama, music and dance events, you’re simply not trying. More...

HAPPENINGS

Mandel Library wants to ensure scholastic success

School is back in session, and parents and students are putting a plan in place for a successful 2017-18 school year. The Mandel Public Library wants to help. More...

Actress/singer is a different kind of stage mom

Songbird Shelley Keelor isn’t a stage mom; she’s a mom on stage. Instead of cheering for her child from backstage, she’s the one performing and her son, Sean, 9, might be found watching from the wings. More...

FILM CAPSULES

The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature More...

PUZZLES

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HOROSCOPES

LEO (July 23 to August 22) A colleague might try to goad you into saying or doing the wrong thing. It’s best to ignore the troublemaker, even if he or she riles your royal self. Your supporters stand with you.   More...

Florida Artists Group show comes to Lake Worth

Every year since 1949, the Florida Artists Group has held a symposium and member exhibition in a different Florida city. More...

Part 2: The Florida Weekly Writing Challenge

The first phase of the 2017 Florida Weekly Writing Challenge inspired 147 people from Venice to Marco Island to Jupiter and even one man from Texas (he was vacationing and picked up a copy of the paper in West Palm Beach) to pen an original short sto More...

COLLECTOR’S CORNER

Treasure hunting in Naples yields some choice finds

I love shopping in Naples — always have. I still remember visiting a thrift store on U.S. 41 that had as its landmark a restaurant called Fat Philly’s — something tells me they sold sandwiches. More...

Lighthouse ArtCenter season to begin with faculty show

The Lighthouse ArtCenter Gallery and School of Art opens its 2017-18 season with a full media experience that features the work of the Lighthouse ArtCenter’s expanded faculty. Beginning Sept. 5 and running through Oct. More...

LATEST FILMS

‘Logan Lucky’

Steven Soderbergh has directed many types of films with great success (he won an Oscar for “Traffic” in 2000), but it’s clear he has an affinity for heist movies (he made “Oceans 11” and its two lesser sequels). More...

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ANTIQUES

Artist first created googly-eyed dolls as illustrations in books

If collectible dolls have googly eyes, the designer likely was Grace Drayton (1887- 1936), a talented artist. Her maiden name was Grace Gebbie. More...