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Review: Disney has a another hit in the snow-covered ‘Frozen’

Review: Disney has a another hit in the snow-covered ‘Frozen’

Disney is trying to keep its winning streak alive with “Frozen,” its latest animation offering inspired by the Hans Christian Andersen story, “The Snow Queen.” While I wouldn’t put this…

Review: McConaughey brings a fire to fascinating ‘Dallas Buyers Club’

Review: McConaughey brings a fire to fascinating ‘Dallas Buyers Club’

“Dallas Buyers Club” stars Matthew McConaughey (“The Lincoln Lawyer”) in a transformative leading role as the real life Ron Woodroof, a man determined to extend his life as long as…

See two very different versions of Dickens’ ‘A Christmas Carol’

The Rural Area Theater in Madison will present two versions of Charles Dickens’ holiday classic, “A Christmas Carol.” Tonight (Friday) at 7 p.m., meet Dickens as guest artist John Bell…

Review: ‘Catching Fire’ is bigger, bolder and better than its predecessor

Review: ‘Catching Fire’ is bigger, bolder and better than its predecessor

By MARK VIOLA Last spring we received “The Hunger Games” and now we have the sequel, “Catching Fire. Just as the second book in Suzanne Collins’ trilogy was a deeper…

God’s Country Live Concert will be held Sunday in Perry

Josh Noland’s seventh annual God’s Country Live Concert will be held Sunday, Dec. 1, at Perry First Church of God. The concert begins at 6:30 p.m. featuring country and Southern…

Singer Brad Paisley to ‘Beat this Winter’ in Tallahassee

Country singer Brad Paisley will bring his Beat This Winter Tour to the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center in Tallahassee on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, with special guests Chris Young…

Parley will play period instruments at concert

Parley will play period instruments at concert

The Tallahassee Bach Parley will begin its 33rd season with J. S. Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 3, plus the Telemann Concerto in D and Bach Cantata 209. The concert will…

Review: ‘12 Years a Slave’ is powerful as it tells its horrifying true story

Review: ‘12 Years a Slave’ is powerful as it tells its horrifying true story

“12 Years a Slave” is from director Steve McQueen (“Shame”), telling the true story of Solomon Northrup, a black man born free in New York who was abducted in 1841…

Review: ‘Thor’ hammers home the fun and the laughs in ‘Dark World’

Review: ‘Thor’ hammers home the fun and the laughs in ‘Dark World’

“Thor” was smartly directed by Kenneth Branagh, who has had a rich career behind and in front of the camera in a variety of Shakespearean adaptations. Although some may have…

See the world through clothes in ‘Love, Loss & What I Wore’

See the world through clothes in ‘Love, Loss & What I Wore’

Theatre Tallahassee presents the latest entry in its Coffeehouse Series, “Love, Loss & What I Wore,” opening tonight (Friday) and continuing through Nov. 24. Based on the novel by Ilene…