April 14, 2011 RSS feed / Arts & Entertainment News

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The rarely staged Tennessee Williams play is produced by the Palm Beach Shakespeare Festival

WHEN TENNESSEE WILLIAMS’ ONE-ACT comedy, “27 Wagons Full of Cotton,” first met an audience in 1946, it was acclaimed for the author’s dark humor and vivid Southern characters. More...

Maltz holds auditions for “Palm Beach Idols”

Are you talented? Do you have a need to dance or sing? Or maybe you’re just plain funny. If that’s the case, then “Palm Beach Idols” may be the place for you. More...

‘Hanna’

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In the opening moments of the woefully illogical and ridiculous “Hanna,” Hanna (Saoirse Ronan) kills an elk and guts it. Then her father beats the crap out of her. More...

Lighthouse ArtCenter to host evening of song

The Lighthouse ArtCenter has a 48-year reputation for its role in the visual arts. But at 7:30 p.m. April 16, the Tequesta museum will be the place for music as it hosts an evening of Broadway and popular romantic standards. More...

Free tickets offered by Kraft on Tuesdays

A “Tuesday Night Tickets” deal with Kraft Singles has begun again during minor league baseball season at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter. Through Sept. More...

Monthlong jazz events include Frederico Britos

The celebration of National Jazz Appreciation Month will continue in Delray Beach with a live performance by world-renowned violinist Federico Britos at 8 p.m. on April 23 at The Arts Garage, 180 NE First St. More...

Carbonell Awards honor best in South Florida theaters

The Maltz Jupiter Theatre won four of the 20 Carbonell Awards presented at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale. The awards recognize excellence in regional theater in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties. More...

Big names come to Palm Beach’s intimate Colony

The Colony’s Royal Room will be home to R&B royalty this week and next as Marilyn McCool and Billy Davis Jr. play a show. More...

HOROSCOPES

¦ ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Impatience is still somewhat of a problem. But a sign of progress should soothe the anxious Aries heart. Meanwhile, invest some of that waiting time in preparing for the change ahead. More...

CAPSULES

(Ernest Borgnine, Doris Roberts, Anne Meara) In this depressing but effective drama, residents of a nursing home deal with aging, illness and the desire to live. More...

Atlantic Dance Theater Presents “Coppelia & Gems”

Atlantic Dance Theater presents “Coppélia & Gems” for its sixth annual dance concert. Act One features “Coppélia,” the classic ballet story of love, comedy and magic. More...

Canines can enjoy Dog Days of Summer

Summer is almost here. With it comes America’s pastime, and America’s best friend. You can bring your canine companion to the first Dog Days of Summer game of the Florida State League season. More...

Erica Beahm, “Leading Ladies” win top honor at women’s film fest

Erica Beahm, co-writer and co-director of “Leading Ladies,” danced her way to winning the top honor, as her film won Best Feature Film of the inaugural Palm Beach Women’s International Film Festival, which ran April 7-10 at various More...

Yoga in the outfield set at Roger Dean

Abacoa’s first “Yoga in the Outfield” day at Roger Dean Stadium is April 30. If you’ve never taken a yoga class, or you’re skilled, the free event will have something for you. More...