Categories Archives: Entertainment

One Cool Cat.

The Artist Behind those Wacky Metal Sculptures Dino Kotopoulis is a funny man. He prefers the word “funny,” not whimsical, mind you, because whimsical is just “too cute.” He seeks delight in a stranger’s eye, a smile of approval when he shows he ...

Avian Passion.

A Dunedin wildlife artist gets up-close and personal with his subjects–Florida Birds It’s another work day for Ernest C. Simmons – or Ernie as his friends call him. Today he’ll be hooking up the 18-foot Gladesmen skiff to his trusty four-wheel ...

‘Rhythms of Cuba’.

The Florida Orchestra Presents  ‘Rhythms of Cuba’ This May  “Music is such a wonderful way to communicate with others, to remind us of our shared feelings and emotions as human beings. It does not matter if you speak different languages or if you ...

On the Road…A Musician’s Journey.

On the Road… The Destination Tampa Bay family has a new addition. Larry Braggs, lead singer for the last 14 years with Tower of Power (TOP) will join our staff as a writer. His new column, “On the Road…A Musician’s Journey,” will give our reader ...

A Glass Act.

A stunning collection by world renowned artist Dale Chihuly is making waves in downtown St. Petersburg The work of renowned Seattle glass artist Dale Chihuly can be found in the collections of more than 200 museums worldwide, including the Smithsonian and ...

The Mahaffey Theater Celebrates.

It’s 50th Anniversary with a proud eye on the past, and a vision for the future that was scarcely imaginable five decades ago. It all began when Ted Mack’s Original Amateur Hour, the American Idol of its day, filmed four episodes in the brand-new ...

DeAndre Brackensick Interview.

DeAndre – It’s His Time! By Lexi Lewis, Entertainment Contributor Truth Records’ hot new singing sensation, DeAndre, released his debut single, “Her Crazy,”. This single is sizzling with a little reggae undertone that captures you from the very ...