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Flying Wallendas to captivate at Jest Fest

Flying Wallendas to captivate at Jest Fest

Jest Fest! presents its final performance Saturday, April 27, from 6-8 p.m. at the Bo Diddley Community Plaza in downtown Gainesville. Headlining the show are the world famous Flying Wallendas,…

Theatre festival will feature 11 original 10-minute plays

The Florida State University Student Theatre Association will present its 10-minute play festival entitled “Flow” this weekend (April 26-28) in the Augusta Conradi Studio Theatre, located in the Williams Building.…

Review: ‘42’ does justice to the story of Jackie Robinson

Review: ‘42’ does justice to the story of Jackie Robinson

Hollywood has made some great baseball movies over the decades, including “Field of Dreams,” which is one of my favorites of all time. So I was surprised to discover, after…

Director: ‘See What I Wanna See’ will make audience ask questions

Director: ‘See What I Wanna See’ will make audience ask questions

The Florida State University (FSU) Student Theatre Association presents its heart-wrenching and thought-provoking spring musical production, “See What I Wanna See,” directed by FSU student Casey Vaughan. The production will…

Southern Music Rising Festival takes over downtown Monticello

Southern Music Rising Festival takes over downtown Monticello

Nashville’s Boxcars will headline this weekend’s Southern Music Rising Festival in downtown Monticello. Beginning tonight (April 19) the Boxcars (shown above) will perform on stage at the Monticello Opera House…

Review: What made first ‘G.I. Joe’ film fun is MIA in sequel

Review: What made first ‘G.I. Joe’ film fun is MIA in sequel

Sadly, somewhere between the release of “G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra” in 2009 and its sequel “G.I. Joe: Retaliation,” something went terribly wrong. Actually, many things went wrong. A true…

Jest Fest! to present magic, mimes and more Saturday

Jest Fest! to present magic, mimes and more Saturday

Jest Fest! will present a fun-filled night of entertainment Saturday, April 13, from 6-8 p.m.  in Gainesville’s downtown Bo Diddley Community Plaza. The free, family-friendly event is produced by the…

ALT*Con to take over civic center Saturday

ALT*Con to take over civic center Saturday

Tallahassee’s very own convention for everything geek is coming to the Tallahassee-Leon County Civic Center on Saturday, April 13. “ALT*Con is excited to bring to the Capital City a whole…

Review: Prehistoric family fun in Dreamworks’ ‘The Croods’

Review: Prehistoric family fun in Dreamworks’ ‘The Croods’

“The Croods” is a straight-up family comedy, with just enough emotional punch at the right moments to make it memorable. Add in stunning visuals and a very imaginative world of…

Relive the music of the ‘80s with ‘Rock of Ages’

Relive the music of the ‘80s with ‘Rock of Ages’

In 1987 on the Sunset Strip, a small-town girl met a big-city dreamer – and in L.A.’s most legendary rock club, they fell in love to the greatest songs of…