November 11, 2010 RSS feed / Arts & Entertainment News

Recital will celebrate pianist Phyllis Warren

The life of Phyllis Warren, a longtime member of the Naples Music Club, will be celebrated by her friends from the Naples music community in a memorial recital at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 14, at Moorings Presbyterian Church.   More...

Three new gardens in bloom at Naples Botanical Garden

One year after expanding to its 170- acre footprint, Naples Botanical Garden celebrates the opening of three new cultivated gardens —The Marcia and L. More...

Naples Concert Band salutes America

The Naples Concert Band continues its 39th year of providing free concerts in Cambier Park at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 14. More...

FLORIDA WRITERS

Mentoring memoir provides joy for the spirit

“Eddie and Me” is an “odd couple” story about the special relationship between an 8-year-old black boy from Newark’s inner city and a 60-yearold white educator who grew up in middle-class suburbs. More...

Film festival winners announced

Winners in the second annual Naples International Film Festival were announced during closing ceremonies at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts on Nov. 7. More...

A quartet of Broadway musicals

A couple of months ago, I made my annual visit home and took in some Broadway shows. More...

SWFLARTS SEASON GUIDE 2010-11

NAPLES MUSEUM OF ART   5833 PELICAN BAY BLVD. WWW.THEPHIL.ORG 597-1900   Louise Nevelson: Dawn’s Forest   Nov. 14-June 30      The View Project   Dec. More...

‘Warrior Champions’ returns for Veterans Day screening

In honor of Veterans Day, a special screening of the award-winning documentary “Warrior Champions, from Baghdad to Beijing,” will take place at 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 11, at Hodges Funeral Home at Naples Memorial Gardens.   More...

LATEST FILMS

‘Megamind’

What if the villain won?   In superhero movies we take it for granted that the villain will lose, thereby allowing the hero(es) a moment of triumph and society another day of peace. More...

by the books

Here is the schedule for the 16th annual Jewish Book Fair produced by the Jewish Federation of Lee and Charlotte Counties: >>Thursday, Nov. 18: Local writers 7 p.m. More...

What the critic won’t miss

Florida Weekly’s Nancy Stetson shares her top picks

T he 2010 season has begun, with even more shows and performances than last year. What to see, among all the many offerings at all the different venues? More...