Saturday, October 20, 2018

Arts

He was lost. A Chuck E. Cheese robot helped him find his way.

He was lost. A Chuck E. Cheese robot helped him find his way.

A Tampa man is living his dream, the dream of finding an obscure robot from Chuck E. Cheese's Pizza Time Theatre and making it sing again.
Published: 10/11/18
Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda, back on the road solo, reflects on grief, healing and Chester Bennington

Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda, back on the road solo, reflects on grief, healing and Chester Bennington

A year after the suicide of bandmate Chester Bennington, Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda talks about grief, healing and the future of the band before his first solo show in Tampa.
Published: 10/11/18
Weekend music picks: Kid Rock, Romeo Santos, Latin and country festivals

Weekend music picks: Kid Rock, Romeo Santos, Latin and country festivals

Across Tampa Bay, it's a big week for rock (Kid Rock, the Struts), country (Brantley Gilbert, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Scotty McCreery), Latin music (Romeo Santos, Gente de Zona) and more.
Published: 10/10/18
Ernest Hooper: Tampa Bay Food Fight brings chefs, foodies together for good cause

Ernest Hooper: Tampa Bay Food Fight brings chefs, foodies together for good cause

The participants will fight for bragging rights, and the chance to help aspiring culinary artists.
Published: 10/10/18
What’s happening in art this weekend: Shine Mural Festival, Second Saturday Art Walk

What’s happening in art this weekend: Shine Mural Festival, Second Saturday Art Walk

A ton of art events are going down this weekend, from murals to art walks to a village art fair.
Published: 10/10/18
Ernest Hooper: Gaining new appreciation for local talent from performance in San Francisco

Ernest Hooper: Gaining new appreciation for local talent from performance in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — I found myself trekking through the hustle and bustle of this city's famous Nob Hill neighborhood with a group of friends last week, and little reminded me of home.Born and raised in Tallahassee, the five of us — the fel...
Updated one month ago
Art events: ‘Yayoi Kusama: Love Is Calling’ opens at Tampa Museum of Art and Carrie Jadus’ cool blue nudes

Art events: ‘Yayoi Kusama: Love Is Calling’ opens at Tampa Museum of Art and Carrie Jadus’ cool blue nudes

Show Stopper: Love Is CallingAfter months of anticipation, the Tampa Museum of Art is finally opening "Yayoi Kusama: Love Is Calling" on Friday. The exhibit, owned by the Vinik Family Foundation, transforms a gallery into one of the contemporary Japa...
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First performance of musical 'Vizhon' will raise money for cancer research

First performance of musical 'Vizhon' will raise money for cancer research

The Village Players are back with a new musical, Vizhon The Magical Musical, starting at 8 p.m. Oct. 5 at James McCabe Theatre, 506 N Fifth St. in Valrico. The play is being produced in conjunction with South of Broadway Studios.Both companies will p...
Updated one month ago
Visit 20 Tampa Bay museums for free (or nearly free) on Saturday

Visit 20 Tampa Bay museums for free (or nearly free) on Saturday

It’s that time when museums show the community some love by offering free admission on Saturday, like early Christmas for art lovers. Two events are the same day; Smithsonian magazine’s nationwide Free Museum Day and St. Petersburg’...
Updated one month ago
Maroon 5 to Headline Super Bowl Halftime Show

Maroon 5 to Headline Super Bowl Halftime Show

A band will once again take the stage at the Super Bowl halftime show.The pop group Maroon 5 is scheduled to headline the annual 13-minute extravaganza this February at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, according to two sources familiar with the plan...
Updated one month ago
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