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BVB helps make Big Hero 6 birthday dreams come true

BVB helps make Big Hero 6 birthday dreams come true

Sometimes, you just need an inflatable robot to complete the party.
Published: 03/24/15
South by Southwest about talent, not fame

South by Southwest about talent, not fame

AUSTIN, TEXAS — South by Southwest wisely took a step back toward its roots. There was a welcome absence of renowned rock-pop-hip hop at the 29th annual music conference, save Kanye West.
Published: 03/24/15
Cirque du Soleil coming to Tampa in August

Cirque du Soleil coming to Tampa in August

Icarus falls from the sky and into a “lush, wondrous world” in the latest Cirque du Soleil fantasy that arrives for eight Tampa performances in August.
Published: 03/23/15
Troupe brings ‘I Love Lucy’ to Ruth Eckerd stage live

Troupe brings ‘I Love Lucy’ to Ruth Eckerd stage live

Lucy Ricardo is entrenched in American pop culture, an iconic slapstick character who gets rediscovered by every generation thanks to episodes of “I Love Lucy” than haven’t left us since they were made in the 1950s.
Published: 03/23/15
Many contenders to fill Lucille Ball’s shoes

Many contenders to fill Lucille Ball’s shoes

Lucille Ball's #x201c;I Love Lucy#x201d; introduced television audiences to the concept of a strong-willed, funny woman. In the 1950s, when gender roles were narrowly defined, her Lucy Ricardo was more subversive than submissive in those days before ...
Published: 03/23/15
‘Insurgent’ seizes top spot; ‘The Gunman’ misfires

‘Insurgent’ seizes top spot; ‘The Gunman’ misfires

LOS ANGELES – Sean Penn’s “The Gunman” was no match for the rebel kids of “Insurgent.”
Published: 03/22/15
Tampa native acting, producing comedy with former porn star

Tampa native acting, producing comedy with former porn star

Grace Santos gave up a career as an attorney in Tampa three years ago to pursue acting and producing in Los Angeles, determined to succeed but mindful of her friends' warnings about her prospects in a male-dominated industry that prizes youth....
Published: 03/22/15
St. Pete director shows price Nigeria paid for oil drilling

St. Pete director shows price Nigeria paid for oil drilling

St. Petersburg director Curtis Graham led a film crew to Nigeria in September to make a movie, bankrolled by a politician determined to boost a local village economy and his nation’s growing film industry.
Published: 03/22/15
Rowers compete in Mayor’s Cup

Rowers compete in Mayor’s Cup

Hundreds of rowers participated Saturday in the annual Mayor's Cup competition in Seddon Channel, just south of downtown Tampa between Davis Islands and Harbour Island. The spectator-friendly, early-season event has been held under various names sinc...
Published: 03/21/15
Skateboard enthusiasts pack Tampa Pro contest

Skateboard enthusiasts pack Tampa Pro contest

TAMPA — A huge crowd of skateboarding enthusiasts are helping Street League Skateboarding kick off its 2015 world tour this weekend at Skate Park of Tampa.
Published: 03/21/15