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Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment
By Donna Green-Townsend on July 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: July 3, 2013 at 10:20 am
Fanfares and Fireworks will kick off the Fourth of July celebrations for Alachua County Wednesday night, and a host of other events are planned for the rest of the week.
By Kasey Greenhalgh on May 31st, 2013 | Last updated: May 31, 2013 at 4:46 pm
Avenue Q won three Tony Awards for best musical, best score, and best book. University of Florida professor of theatre and dance, Charlie Mitchell is co-directing the play in partnership with the Hippodrome,
By Donna Green-Townsend on May 24th, 2013 | Last updated: May 29, 2013 at 2:47 pm
A fiddle competition, banjo contest, and plenty of quintessential Florida food can be found at the 61st Florida Folk Festival this Memorial Day weekend.
By Donna Green-Townsend on May 17th, 2013 | Last updated: May 17, 2013 at 4:15 pm
WUFT’s Donna Green-Townsend interviewed Hausch for nearly 35 minutes about topics spanning the theatre’s history, pivotal moments, famous plays and playwrights, and her plans for life beyond the Hippodrome.
By Mike Llerena on May 15th, 2013 | Last updated: May 15, 2013 at 4:33 pm
The third installment of The Original Gainesville Food Truck Rally will be held at High Dive on May 18.
By Vonecia Carswell on April 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: April 23, 2013 at 12:39 pm
People of all ages and backgrounds gathered over the weekend near the corner of Fifth Avenue and Sixth Street in Gainesville for the 34th Annual Fifth Avenue Arts Festival.
By Michelle Plitnikas on April 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: April 22, 2013 at 4:29 pm
Earth Day is today. Go hug a tree, recycle some bottles and read this list of fun Earth Day facts.
By Samantha Shavell on April 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: April 25, 2013 at 12:08 pm
“What would Ryan Lochte do?” premiered Sunday night on E! and features footage of restaurants in Gainesville.
By Emily Stanton on April 19th, 2013 | Last updated: April 19, 2013 at 2:17 pm
Homestuck is the fourth webcomic by Andrew Hussie published on mspaintadventures.com. The webcomic has become so popular that clubs devoted to it have sprung up across the country. One such club is centered in Gainesville.
By Vonecia Carswell on April 18th, 2013 | Last updated: April 19, 2013 at 11:27 am
The 34th annual Fifth Avenue Arts Festival kicks off in Gainesville Friday evening. The event will feature dancers, musicians and poetry.