February 15, 2017 RSS feed / Arts & Entertainment News

Get your feet ready:

BeauSoleil is a comin’ into town

It’s music that makes you want to move. Somehow, even though you’re listening with your ears, Cajun music affects your feet. Your entire body wants to respond. sway to the music, twirl on the dance floor. More...

Not hitting those New Year’s fitness goals? Relax and yoga on

THE DIVA DIARIES

Well, we’re more than halfway through February and it appears that everyone around me is handily making impressive strides with their New Year’s resolutions — especially when it comes to fitness. More...

Annual ‘Jazz to Broadway’ concert benefits Laces of Love

A former Saturday Night Live Band saxophonist and other award-winning musicians join forces for the eighth annual “From Jazz to Broadway” concert to benefit Laces of Love at 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19, at Covenant Church of Naples. More...

Some who wander are actually lost

GIVING

I enjoy the challenge of navigating a new city, particularly as a solo traveler. I feel empowered when I am able to get from point A to point B on my own in a place that is foreign to me. More...

‘Harry Potter’ star Isaacs now co-starring in ‘The OA’

CELEBRITY EXTRA

Q: I really loved Jason Isaacs in “Awake” a few years back, and I was super bummed when it was canceled. Can you tell me what he’s up to now? — Jeremy G., via email More...

A panoramic novel about how America began its global ascent to power

FLORIDA WRITERS

How does Robert Macomber keep doing this? The 13th installment of his splendid Honor Series once again transforms a pile of historical fact into a work of colorful, well imagined and highly suspenseful entertainment. More...

Blackjack Pizza & Salads open in Bonita Springs

Blackjack Pizza & Salads — offering carryout or delivery — has opened at 28245 S. More...

FARMERS MARKETS

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Hit song helps TobyMac explore richer levels of emotion

TobyMac says one thought he had in mind as he went in to make his latest studio album, “This Is Not A Test,” was to create “soul” music. More...

Achieving the impossible

CONTRACT BRIDGE

One of the most remarkable hands on record is this gem, which appears in the book “Reese on Play.” West’s A-10-8-7 of diamonds over declarer’s J-9-6-5 appear to constitute two sure trump tricks. More...

If you want some laughs, ‘Hound of the Baskervilles’ is a no-brainer

Imagine Monty Python deciding to put on a play about Sherlock Holmes, and you’ll have a good idea what Gulfshore Playhouse’s “The Hound of the Baskervilles” is like. More...

HOROSCOPES

AQUARIUS (January 20 to February 18) This is a good time for the usually “serious-minded” Aquarian to let loose and enjoy some fun times. Expect to get good news about a workplace issue. More...

THIS WEEK ON WGCU-TV

THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 10 P.M. Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries More...

‘The LEGO Batman Movie’

LATEST FILMS

“The LEGO Batman Movie” is a delightful satire of Batman as a pop culture icon, and it’s a pretty decent Batman movie at the same time. More...

Blues-rocker Joe Bonamassa’s songs on ‘Blues of Desperation’ may be among best of his career

Blues-rocker Joe Bonamassa has made a habit of having a specific theme or a musical direction in place before recording many of his solo albums.  More...

Pasture & Pearl serving lunch on Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island restaurant Pasture & Pearl is now offering weekday lunch service.  The restaurant offers a lunchtime fixed price menu and à la carte options as well as weekly wine specials.  Pasture & Pearl opened in December 2016.&n More...

Casablanca Café serving Starbucks at Lani Kai on Fort Myers Beach

The new Casablanca Café on the first floor lobby of the Lani Kai Island Resort serves Starbucks coffee. More...