September 7, 2017 RSS feed / Arts & Entertainment News

At last

Fall brings some long-awaited films to the big screen

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...

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...

Gulfshore Playhouse puts new works in the spotlight

Gulfshore Playhouse’s fifth annual New Works Festival brings together playwrights, actors and directors from across the country for a program that culminates in a series of staged readings for the public Sept. 7-10 at The Norris Center. More...

Fall for Julie Gonzalo in ‘Vermont’

CELEBRITY EXTRA

Q: Can you tell me what Julie Gonzalo has been up to? I loved her in TNT’s “Dallas” reboot.  — Lynn H., Conyers, Ga.   More...

SAVE THE DATE

¦ Waterside Shops hosts the fifth annual Craving Fashion culinary and fashion event where guests can see the latest fashions available at retailers and enjoy bites from dozens of area restaurants from 5:30-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22. More...

FILM CAPSULES

(Callum Turner, Pierce Brosnan, Kate Beckinsale) In his early 20s and aimless in New York City, Thomas (Mr. Turner) sleeps with his father’s (Mr. Brosnan) mistress (Ms. Beckinsale) and ends up even more confused about life. More...

Entries sought for Bonita film fest

Southwest Florida filmmakers are encouraged to heed the call for entries for the fourth annual Bonita Springs Short Film Festival. More...

Florida Rep opens 20th season with ‘Outside Mullingar’

Florida Repertory Theatre opens its 20th anniversary season with John Patrick Shanley’s “Outside Mullingar.” Show dates are Sept. 22-Oct. 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...

ETC... Readers Theatre bringing out new creative talent

ETC… Readers Theatre is shaking things up this season, reading more full-length plays, developing more new works and working toward staging a reading of a world premiere. 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...

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...

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...

‘Wind River’

LATEST FILMS

The Wind River Indian Reservation is a terrible place to call home. In “Wind River,” all the locals hate it. It’s cold, isolated, unforgiving and horribly dull. More...

Of sand, seashells and memories

COLLECTOR’S CORNER

The water was murky the afternoon I drowned. Obviously, I didn’t drown, but I was convinced I had drowned. More...