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Young Actors Theatre presents ‘Disney’s Beauty and the Beast’

The Young Actors Theatre’s production of “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” opens tonight (Friday) in Tallahassee. This Tony Award-winning musical follows the fortunes of Belle, a smart, beautiful young woman…

Review: ‘Ender’s Game’ is a better adaptation than expected, but still has its flaws

Review: ‘Ender’s Game’ is a better adaptation than expected, but still has its flaws

When I heard they were making a movie adaptation of “Ender’s Game,” I wondered how they would be able to encompass the story’s various plot threads and internal conflicts while…

Review: Oscar winners unite in funny, if unimaginative, ‘Last Vegas’

Review: Oscar winners unite in funny, if unimaginative, ‘Last Vegas’

If the guys can have some fun in “The Hangover” and the girls can do the same in “Bridesmaids,” why can’t the AARP membership too? Look no further, because now…

FSU presents ‘Nightingale’

FSU presents ‘Nightingale’

“The Love of the Nightingale” by Timberlake Wertenbaker comes to life tonight (Friday) on the stage of Florida State’s Lab Theatre. A searing tale of lust, love and violent revenge,…

Review: Solid performances can’t save ‘The Counselor’ from its faults

Review: Solid performances can’t save ‘The Counselor’ from its faults

Simply put, Ridley Scott’s “The Counselor” had everything going for it: an accomplished director, a cast filled with Academy Award winners and nominees and a screenplay from author Cormac McCarthy,…

Jeff Jensen Band performs Nov. 2 at Bradfordville

Jeff Jensen Band performs Nov. 2 at Bradfordville

Jeff Jensen will perform Saturday, Nov. 2, at 10 p.m. at the Bradfordville Blues Club in Tallahassee. Tickets are $13 in advance and $15 the day of the show. The…

Review: Stallone, Schwarzenegger are not only reasons to see ‘Escape Plan’

Review: Stallone, Schwarzenegger are not only reasons to see ‘Escape Plan’

Not all films set out to win prestigious awards, and “Escape Plan” is surprisingly a solid action movie that is both fun and exciting. Obviously, the biggest selling point of…

Music, good times roll at 2013 ‘Magnolia Fest’

By ANGELA CASTELUCCI One song bled into the next, like a favorite vinyl record worn smooth from playing over and over again. Raw-bone lean and wearing his 77 years like…

Webb presents ‘Sibling Rivalry’

James Webb, the award-winning playwright of “The Contract” and “Wrestling with Angels,” presents his newest stage play, “Sibling Rivalry,” at the Southside Arts Complex in Tallahssee. The played opened Thursday,…

Review: ‘Captain Phillips’ brings terror on the high seas to the screen

Review: ‘Captain Phillips’ brings terror on the high seas to the screen

“Captain Phillips” is based on the book from real-life Captain Richard Phillips, telling the story of pirate hijacking of the Maersk Alabama and Phillips’ harrowing ordeal at sea, from director…