December 14, 2019

Arts & Entertainment

Arts, Culture, Sports & Tech Highlight Region's Global Appeal

Two events this season will shine a bright light on South Florida's global cultural appeal. Read more »
Published on 11/7/2019

Wendy Williams Sets the Record Straight at the Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater August 2nd

St. Petersburg, FLA (July 02, 2019) – Daytime Diva, Wendy Williams, is coming to the Sunshine City. The media mogul, fashion designer, philanthropist, entrepreneur, actress, performer and best-selling author will be... Read more »
Published on 7/8/2019

Pensacola-based steel drum maker one of only a handful of makers in nation

Alan Coyle has perfected the evocative and distinctly Caribbean sound of the steel drum — but not as a player... Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

Jacksonville's Museum of Science and History's expansion plan takes advantage of location near river

In 2017, the museum hosted about 230,000 visitors, more than half of whom were adults without children... Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

Florida's growing glass art community gains international recognition

A growing community of glass artists, art glass galleries and art glass collectors along Florida's Gulf Coast, from Tampa to Naples, has since joined the Chihuly museum... Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

Largest museums and cultural attractions in Florida

A compilation of the largest museums and cultural attractions in Florida with 100,000 attendance or more. Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

Orlando's Holocaust Memorial Resource & Education Center planning new $35 million facility

The Florida Legislature has cut spending on arts and cultural grants more than 90% over the past five years... Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

West Palm Beach's Norton Museum sees record number of visitors after $100-million expansion

In February and March, the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach hosted 66,000 visitors, a record for any two-month period... Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

Bridging music and medicine

Music for pre-health program lets students pursue both of their passions Read more »
Published on 4/22/2019

Orlando Magic hopes to turn gamers into basketball fans

The Orlando Magic hopes to cash in on a new spin on video gaming. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Florida's Top YouTube Stars

Four Floridians are among those making a living from YouTube. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Hot water: SeaWorld faces class-action lawsuits and investigations

In June, Orlando-based Sea-World Entertainment disclosed that it has received subpoenas from both the DOJ and the SEC. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2017

Head to head: The Universal/Disney battle heats up

For nearly a decade now, Walt Disney World and Universal have been engaged in an increasingly expensive arms race. Read more »
Published on 6/28/2017

Florida Department of State Highlights $4.68 Billion Economic Impact of Arts and Culture in Florida

Arts & Economic Prosperity Report shows nonprofit arts and culture is a significant industry in the state of Florida Read more »
Published on 6/20/2017

Disney reaches agreement on pay practices with the Department of Labor

The U.S. Department of Labor and two subsidiaries of The Walt Disney Co. have reached an agreement that will provide $3.8 million in back wages to ensure compliance with the Fair Labor Standards Act. Read more »
Published on 3/20/2017

Following the business: The largest theme park association moves to Orlando

The largest theme park association moves its headquarters to Orlando. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2016

Building on tradition: Port St. Lucie hopes a renovated baseball stadium will be a hit

Port St. Lucie is hoping a renovated stadium will be a hit with baseball fans. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2016

Broken bond: Miami is only municipality the SEC has sued twice

Ongoing securities violations makes Miami the only municipality the SEC has sued twice. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2016

Room to grow: Universal buys back a 475-acre parcel

Universal has been nibbling into Walt Disney World's market share ever since by investing hundreds of millions of dollars in new attractions, hotels and a water park. Read more »
Published on 4/27/2016

The art of the deal: Art fairs seeing record attendance in Miami

In a state with more than 1,250 golf courses — the largest number of any in the country — the hottest thing in golf these days may be a business that combines a kind of high-tech driving range with a flashy sports bar/restaurant. Read more »
Published on 1/27/2016

Florida Southern College: A campus done Wright

Florida Southern's Frank Lloyd Wright architecture continues to attract both students and visitors to the school. Read more »
Published on 1/27/2016

Writing on the wall: Graffiti helps Miami's Wynwood

In the Wynwood neighborhood of Miami, graffiti covers some 80,000 square feet of walls. It's been that way since 2009, and neighborhood businesses are quite happy about it. Read more »
Published on 7/24/2015

New batons: Orchestras shine with new music directors

The top five professional orchestras in Florida all have new music directors — and all face the same challenges in fundraising and engaging a new generation of concert-goers. Read more »
Published on 6/26/2015

Hooray for Bollywood: Indian filmmakers coming to Tampa

Next summer, some 30,000 stars, producers, directors and writers of Indian filmmaking, plus fans from around the world, will travel for the industry's annual awards ceremony weekend — to Tampa... Read more »
Published on 10/8/2013

Crawford Entertainment

Seminole County native Chad Crawford graduated from Full Sail University but bounced around doing odd jobs until... Read more »
Published on 7/23/2013

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