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Rebel Without a Pause

For four years, Jeff Sonksen has blazed a mile-long trail for public art along a Seminole County bikeway. And he’s nowhere near finished.

Fringe-tastic

The festival of relevant irreverence celebrates 25 years.

Still Blooming

The Florida Film Festival took root 25 years ago in an art movie house named after an Alpine flower. The story of how it became a crowd pleaser is one of family ties and a dedication to goodness over glitz.

Florida Film Festival

A peek at some of the films being featured at the 25th annual Florida Film Festival.

Story of a… Music Teacher

In pursuing one passion, Jennifer Erickson finds another—students.

On Top of the World

How Scott Thompson, aka Carrot Top, went from oyster shucker to comedic headliner—and why he still calls Central Florida home.

Physician Poets Society

Verse captures the encounters and thoughts of those who heal for a living.

A Really Big Show

The new kid in town grew up fast. Here’s a look back at the stellar first year of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.

Science of Screams

Take a ride behind the scenes to examine the engineering and physics of Orlando’s most popular roller coasters.

Story of a… Knight

David Bobola, 30, has won swordfights, horseback battles and the heart of a princess at Medieval Times.

Millennial Maestro

A young cellist and conductor with the world on a string leads the Orlando Philharmonic into a new era.

Sonic Celebration

Benoit Glazer, Timucua have given us 15 years of beautiful music.

7 Things to Love About I-Drive 360

The Orlando Eye is open for business, along with an abundance of other treats, at I-Drive 360, the $200 million entertainment destination that has something for everyone—tourists and locals alike. Here are some best bets.

Story of a... Comic

For more than half his life, Brian Bradley, 60, has made others laugh—and learned to master tough crowds.

Escape Acts

Orlando boasts a half-dozen attractions that challenge you to think outside the box in order to leave the room. Puzzled? Read on.

A Fringe Sampler

The Orlando International Fringe Theatre Festival runs May 13-26, with most venues located in Orlando’s Loch Haven Park.

Rap Scholar

Baba Brinkman has the musical genre down to a science, with enlightened riffs on evolution and religion.

The Path of Kahn

Zurich, Paris, Los Angeles—Patrick Kahn has had many stops on his visual arts journey. Now he is bringing the works of master photographers to Orlando through his Snap! Space gallery and an annual festival.

Open House

A grassroots group keeps opera alive through the commitment of arts angels like Kathy Miller, whose living room has become a stage.

Story of...a Children's Entertainer

Richard Peeples, 53, and his quirky songs have delighted thousands of youngsters over the past decade.

Save the Date

Tired of dinner and a movie? Score some new skills with these five paths to education and enlightenment.

Rock Your Kid's World

Music lessons can benefit children for life.

Laugh Tracks

Clean or crude? Take your pick. Radio veterans Daniel Dennis and Tom Vann deliver humor on a variety of levels and have a more-than-mediocre time doing it.

A Jewel in Our Midst

Maitland Art Center honored as National Historic Landmark.

Story of a...Pianist

Wes Hamrick, 52, hits the right note among audiences with his musical serenades.

Show Time

The world’s best in ballet, opera and theater coming to a movie screen near you.

House Party

Greg Dawson feels right at home with his addiction to HGTV.

I-Opener

The upper end of International Drive is getting some eye-popping additions.

Wise Choice

Bob Kealing’s Tupperware-themed book heads for the big screen.

The Future is Now

Patience pays off for UCF professor Pat Rushin, as director Terry Gilliam transforms his futuristic novella into The Zero Theorem.

Arts & Entertainment Season Preview

Our annual sneak peek at what’s to come in Central Florida, including museum exhibits and musical, theatrical and dance performances.

Waste Not

Bewitched

Fifteen years ago, five Orlando filmmakers took to the woods, scared the living daylights out of us—and changed movies forever.

Story of a... Theme Park Performer

As worrywart dad Marlin, Robby Pigott, 45, entertains and inspires in Finding Nemo—The Musical at Disney’s Animal Kingdom park.

Story of a… Ballerina

Anamarie McGinn, 30, dances through life as a member of the Orlando Ballet company.

Fringe Benefits

Dubbed a celebration of G through OMG...
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