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Friday, Mar 06, 2015

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Documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles dies at 88

Documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles dies at 88

NEW YORK – Albert Maysles, the revolutionary documentary filmmaker who helped pioneer nonfiction movies by turning a keenly observant eye on both the famous and the ordinary in films like “Gimme Shelter” and “Grey Gardens,...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Best bets: Fun things to do this weekend

Best bets: Fun things to do this weekend

Tribune entertainment editor Kim MacCormack talks weekend events with Jack Harris and Tedd Webb on 970-WFLA AM, including two shows by guitar virtuoso Tommy Emmanuel at the Capitol Theatre in Clearwater. For more things to do, check out this week...
Updated: 6 hours ago

Dave Chappelle to perform two April shows in Clearwater

Dave Chappelle has added a second show at Ruth Eckerd Hall in April.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Best Bets: Fun things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

Best Bets: Fun things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

Not sure what to do this week? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Here are our editors’ picks, from a downtown music festival to a trip back to the Victorian era.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Outdoor Shakespeare in the park returns to Tampa

Outdoor Shakespeare in the park returns to Tampa

With a Thursday night performance of “Macbeth,” Tampa rejoined the list of major cities offering free open-air presentations of Shakespeare’s works.
Updated: 11 hours ago
Walt Disney World expanding two popular rides

Walt Disney World expanding two popular rides

It’s no secret to frequent Walt Disney World visitors that Soarin’ at Epcot and Toy Story Mania! at Disney’s Hollywood Studios have long been the hardest rides to get on. Waits can be as long as two hours during the summer.
Updated: 20 hours ago
Ringling Bros. show will go on without elephants

Ringling Bros. show will go on without elephants

TAMPA — The columns of elephants marching one by one will soon stop walking the streets of Tampa before the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey circus, as circus managers bow to shifting tastes and social pressure to remove the animals from ...
Updated: 22 hours ago
On That Note: This week’s best concerts in the Tampa Bay area

On That Note: This week’s best concerts in the Tampa Bay area

LORETTA LYNN AND BOYS II MEN
Published: 03/05/15
Gasparilla Music Festival performer Gaslight Anthem adds new wrinkles

Gasparilla Music Festival performer Gaslight Anthem adds new wrinkles

Benny Horowitz has a hard time swallowing the angst-ridden tunes penned by teenage pop stars over recent years.
Published: 03/05/15
Norman Rockwell’s American ideal reflected at Tampa exhibit

Norman Rockwell’s American ideal reflected at Tampa exhibit

“I showed the America I knew,” Norman Rockwell once declared. His America, of course, is the one many of us know and love. We recognize in his famous images the energetic and optimistic folks who are emblematic of this nation's spirit. ...
Published: 03/05/15