December 19, 2013 RSS feed / Arts & Entertainment News

So, what are you doing New Year’s Eve?

“Fast away the old year passes, hail the new, ye lads and lasses,” the old Welsh carol reminds us.  New Year’s Eve is a time for reflection, to contemplate what we’re leaving behind. More...

CONTRACT BRIDGE

A very sophisticated play

It is said that there’s no such thing as inventing a new play in bridge. And, taking into account the billions of hands that have been played through the years, this is largely true. More...

AN ARTIST’S LIFE

In this series of occasional stories, visual and performing artists discuss their work habits

Juno Beach artist Manon Sander first found inspiration for painting while growing up in Bavaria, then later when she lived in Berlin. More...

Authors bring together a sea star, a storm and a song in children’s tale

Stand at the shore, close your eyes, listen to the wind and you’ll hear “Rosie’s Song.”  It’s a subtle tune, but one that author Mary Kate Leming and illustrator Deborah LaFogg Docherty have brought to life in the b More...

LATEST FILMS

‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’

At the end of last year’s overlong “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,” our heroes stood on a high-rise and looked off in the distance at their destination, the Lonely Mountain. More...

Love, humor and Chinese food combine for “Chopshticks”

Christmas Day, the Mandel Jewish Community Center of the Palm Beaches is hosting “Chopshticks” — an evening of comedy and Chinese food with standup comedian and author Marion Grodin.  The daughter of actor and comedian Charles More...

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HOROSCOPES

¦ SAGITTARIUS (November 22 to December 21) An early impulsive act causes confusion. But all is smoothed over once explanations are made. Expect a friend or family member to ask for your kind and always wise advice. More...

24th Jewish film festival has new name; offers lineup of 58 screenings next month

The Donald M. Ephraim Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival, the largest Jewish film festival in Florida, will feature 58 screenings of 39 films, documentaries and shorts in four venues across Palm Beach County Jan. 16-26.  More...

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