June 15, 2017 RSS feed / Arts & Entertainment News

Naples Art Association puts photographs from around the country in the SPOTLIGHT

PHOTOGRAPHY IS ALL ABOUT LIGHT, capturing an image with everything from bright white to coal black and all the gradations of gray — or color — in between. More...

Teacher turned sleuth stirs up suspects in feel-good murder mystery

FLORIDA WRITERS

¦ “Murder is Chartered” by Diane Weiner. Cozy Cat Press. 180 pages. Trade paperback, $14.95; E-book, $2.99. More...

Reflections on Sgt. Pepper at 50

It was 50 years ago this month when we first heard “It was 20 years ago today/ Sgt. Pepper taught his band to play.” It’s difficult to believe, but the Beatles’ iconic “Sgt. More...

HOROSCOPES

GEMINI (May 21 to June 20) A misunderstanding needs more time to be worked out. Don’t give up on it just yet. Remain open to providing explanations, if called for. Another friend offers good advice.   More...

NOTES ON THE ARTS

Art exhibition entries being accepted The prospectus for the 11th Biennial National Art Exhibition is now available at the Visual Arts Center, 210 Maud St., Punta Gorda, or online at www.VisualArtCenter.org. More...

Films made in Southwest Florida bring home to the screen

There’s a special thrill that comes with seeing your hometown in a movie. All those familiar sights and sites, up there on the big screen: Look, there’s downtown! There’s the beach! There’s the courthouse! More...

Deception reigns in Palm’s off-Broadway farce, ‘Right Bed, Wrong Husband’

The plot of Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre’s next off-Broadway production follows a series of bad decisions by a young bachelor named Ted who needs more money from the trust fund his parents created prior to their demise. More...

‘The Mummy’

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“The past cannot remain buried forever,” Russell Crowe’s Dr. More...

THIS WEEK ON WGCU-TV

THURSDAY, JUNE 15, 10 P.M. The Bee Gees: One Night Only   Watch The Bee Gees’ 1997 concert at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.  FRIDAY, JUNE 16, 9 P.M. The Great British Baking Show: Cake   More...

Coming up at the Renaissance Academy

The Renaissance Academy of FGCU offers lifelong learning classes to enrich life experiences at any age. The following sessions will be held at Herald Court Centre in downtown Punta Gorda.   More...