Theater Review

Review: Venice Theatre's "Noises Off"

Kay Kipling reviews Venice Theatre's "Noises Off."

01/14/2016 By Kay Kipling

Lectures & Talks

Venice Museum Kicks Off New Lecture Series

With record tourism and residential building going on here, you don’t need to remind locals about the charm of historic downtown Venice.

01/12/2016 By Kim Hackett

Chalk Talk

Art Remains from Venice's Chalk Festival

A peek at the art from this year's Venice Chalk Festival.

11/16/2015 By Kim Hackett

Theater Review

Venice Theatre Stage II's "The Beauty Queen of Leenane"

Arts editor Kay Kipling reviews this dark Martin McDonagh comedy-drama.

11/06/2015 By Kay Kipling

Chalk Talk

Chalk Festival's International Artists at Work for Next Week's opening

The Chalk Festival opens on Nov. 9 in Venice, and artists are already at work on this year's pieces.

11/04/2015 By Kim Hackett

Season Preview

A Guide to the Venice Arts and Entertainment Season

Your guide to the best of the arts and entertainment season.

10/08/2015 By Kay Kipling


A Chat With Venice Symphony's Ken Bowermeister

A chat with Venice Symphony's Ken Bowermeister.

10/08/2015 By Ilene Denton


Karaoke and Red Wine Mix at the Allegro Bistro

Looking for something to do on a Wednesday night? Head to Venice's Allegro Bistro, where you can do karaoke and enjoy a glass of wine.

07/29/2015 By Kim Hackett


Season is Over--Here's What to Do in Venice Right Now

With summer in full swing, here's what to do in Venice right now--without a wait.

07/01/2015 By Kim Hackett


Sarasota Film Festival: Blythe Danner and More

More bits and bites from the Sarasota Film Festival.

04/20/2015 By Kay Kipling


Sarasota Film Festival: Cartel Land

A documentary follows vigilante groups fighting drug cartels on both sides of the border.

04/17/2015 By Kay Kipling


This Month's Editor Letter

Editor Kay Kipling salutes the coastal lifestyle.

04/13/2015 By bobbilynnh


Theater Review: Venice Theatre Stage II's "Next to Normal"

Kay Kipling reviews Venice Theatre Stage II's "Next to Normal."

04/13/2015 By Kay Kipling


Vintage Photography on Venice Beach

Bea Brown, wearing the day’s fashionable bathing attire, poses atop a manta ray on Venice Beach in 1927.

04/13/2015 By bobbilynnh


Sarasota Film Festival Opening Night

"Time Out of Mind" stars Richard Gere as a homeless man in New York City.

04/13/2015 By Kay Kipling


Crow's Nest Limerick Contest Winners Announced

A limerick contest at Venice's Crow's Nest restaurant on St. Patrick's Day yielded hilarious results.

03/18/2015 By Kim Hackett


Here's Your Chance to Get a Book Deal at the Venice Book Fair

Newbie authors, here's your chance to get a book deal at this year's Venice Book Fair, March 28 in Centennial Park.

03/02/2015 By Kim Hackett


Theater Review: Venice Theatre's Mary Poppins

Kay Kipling reviews Venice Theatre's production of Mary Poppins.

02/24/2015 By Kay Kipling