| Jan 21, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Tenor Fernando Varela, the Central Floridian who drew national attention on the "America's Got Talent" television show, will give a concert in Winter Park on Friday, Jan. 31.
The longtime Orlando resident's singing trio Forte took fourth place on the...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 12:30 PM
A decade of hits rivaling those in "Jersey Boys" and "Mamma Mia!" in terms of boomer nostalgia value is the estimable main selling point of "Beautiful -- The Carole King Musical," which despite its title is semi-evenly divided between songs by two...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 2:14 PM
Pete Seeger was a working-class advocate who delivered the news in songs that could be sung by everyone, in four-part harmony. “I'll sing out danger, I'll sing out warning,” he sang, “I'll sing out love between my brothers and my...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 11:57 AM
It's perfectly reasonable to attend a chamber music concert expecting to hear longish, multi-part compositions with complex tonal structures and rich harmonies.
I'm talking, of course, about Radiohead's "Paranoid Android" and Led Zeppelin's "Stairway To...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Pastor Elaine Cho of La Cañada United Methodist Church will address how to overcome fear during the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday. Afterward an all-church luncheon will be held.
The church will host a Valentine's concert and afternoon tea at 3 p.m....
| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:50 PM
The Festival Singers of Florida will present the Florida premiere of "Requiem for the Living" by Dan Forrest at Winter Park Presbyterian Church at 7:30 p.m. this Saturday, Oct. 12.
This new five-movement work is described by the Singers as "peaceful yet...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Concert-goers will have another chance to hear Danny Elfman's scores for Tim Burton movies. Their longtime collaboration includes such films as "The Nightmare Before Christmas" and "Beetlejuice."
"Danny Elfman’s Music From the Films of Tim...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Jane Monheit: With a lofty resume that includes performances on "The Late Show With David Letterman" and at Carnegie Hall and being named runner-up in the Thelonious Monk Jazz Institute vocal competition, the twice Grammy-nominated jazz singer has reached...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:10 PM
Riccardo Muti has signed a new contract with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association as CSO music director, which will extend until August 2020.
The Italian maestro, 72, made the announcement at a freewheeling news conference at Symphony Center...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 11:00 AM
PITTSBURGH — Most movie sets orbit around one key individual. Usually, it's the director or the star. Occasionally, it's a heavyweight producer. Seldom is it the writer of the movie's source material. But John Green is not just any writer.
| Feb 8, 2014
Christiane Noll will be the special guest for the kickoff of Mad Cow Theatre's annual Orlando Cabaret Festival, the theater announced Friday evening.
Noll, known for Broadway roles including Emma in "Jekyll & Hyde" and Mother in "Ragtime," will also...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 11:11 AM
Although it feels as if Chicago will be trapped under a polar icecap at least until the Bears head off to summer training camp, the promise that this, too, shall pass is underscored by the season announcements of the area’s two major summer music...