| Aug 29, 2014
The auditorium, at 600 Auditorium Blvd., Daytona Beach, programs theater, dance, classical and other music, comedy and more. Details: 386-671-3460 or PeabodyDaytona.com. See other listings for programming in non-theater genres.
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| Aug 28, 2014
| 11:50 AM
John Wayne was a great actor. There, I said it.
It may get me thrown out of certain intellectual circles, it may cause some to wonder about my politics, but that's my premise and I'm sticking with it.
Sooner or later (usually sooner), anyone who...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Lauren Bacall's death at 89 got front-page coverage complete with picture in the New York Times, and it deserved to. Like so many American images and voices in our vast celluloid memory bank, she may have been more familiar than famous -- if the...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:08 AM
Six years ago, Mount Carmel Society President Carl Sferrazza took his family to a concert by Deana Martin, daughter of famous entertainer Dean Martin. After the show, he asked her if she would consider performing at the society's annual Italian Festival....
| Aug 6, 2014
| 9:14 AM
Before her annual performance at the Enfield Mount Carmel Society Italian Festival, Deana Martin stopped at the Enfield Senior Center to talk about her connection to Enfield, her career and her famous father, the singer Dean Martin.
Her appearance July...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 9:38 PM
Half of comedy duo Allen and Rossi
Steve Rossi, 82, one half of the prolific comedy duo Allen and Rossi, which became a favorite of "The Ed Sullivan Show" and other TV variety shows, died Sunday in hospice care in Las Vegas. He had cancer...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"HEDDA, I think it's time you just shut the f--k up!"
That was Elizabeth Taylor at the premiere of "The Sandpiper," back in 1965. Hedda was sitting a few seats behind Elizabeth and Richard Burton. Hopper, a rabid "red-baiter" and supporter of Sen. Joe...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Patrice Wymore Flynn, a film and television actress who appeared opposite Frank Sinatra in the original "Ocean's Eleven" but earned wider notice for her real-life role as the last wife of matinee idol Errol Flynn died Saturday at her home in Portland,...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:00 AM
When it's hot, as in summertime hot, it can feel like your brain doesn't work right. Which may partly explain why the summer is such a peak season for stupid movies, the sorts of loud, outsized, clanging behemoths that people mean when they typically...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Tickets go on sale April 15 for the Winter Park Playhouse's 2014-15 season of musical-theater productions. It's a schedule full of famed showbiz names: Ginger Rogers, Neil Simon, Frank Sinatra and Stephen Sondheim to name just a few.
Here's a look at...
| May 19, 2014
| 6:00 AM
During her years on "Saturday Night Live," Maya Rudolph spoofed all kinds of VIPs — Oprah Winfrey, Condoleezza Rice, Donatella Versace.
Now Rudolph has another famous woman in her sights: She would like to take a crack at Cher's old job.
| May 6, 2014
| 1:18 PM
BFFs again? Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez went into bestie mode at Monday's Met Gala after-party, leading many to believe that the pair were no longer on the outs.
The country crooner and former Disney diva were thought to have had a falling out given...