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Thomas Center Showcases Work of Street Artists

A new exhibit, UNCONTAINABLE | Urban Art from Vandalism to Movement, sheds a whole new light on an art style that has its roots in…

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Hipp to Begin 45th Season With Orwellian Classic

The Hippodrome Theatre announces its lineup for the 2017-18 season, starting with 1984 and The Legend of Georgia McBride. Here’s the complete rundown for you. …

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It Would Be a Tragedy Not to See Hipp’s ‘Hamlet’

Expect to hear all the classic Shakespeare dialogue (“To be or not to be …,” et al), but the Hippodrome Theatre’s version of the Bard’s…

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Fandomonium Brings Out the Geek in Everyone

On Saturday, the Library Headquarters is hosting the third annual Comic Con event, which will include a costume contest, guest speakers, panel discussions and many…

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‘Columbinus’ Delves Into Adolescents’ Archetypes

The Acrosstown Repertory Theatre is performing the provocative play based on the deadly shootings at Columbine High School almost two decades ago. The production also…

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Santa Fe Arts Festival Springs Up Downtown

Steve Howell, an award-winning potter from Gainesville, will be one of about 220 artists displaying their fine arts and fine crafts this weekend during the 48th…

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DANB Ends Season With Enchanting ‘Firebird’

Gainesville’s very own Dance Alive National Ballet company concludes its 51st year on Friday night at UF’s Phillips Center with the classic work by Gerard…

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Changeville Attracts Eclectic Mix of Musicians

Hip hop artist and activist Talib Kweli headlines a free concert tonight at Bo Diddley Plaza, kicking off the two-day social change festival that will…

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‘Becky’s New Car’ Takes You on Wild Journey

The Hippodrome’s newest stage comedy, which begins this week, will make you laugh but also might make you ponder the meaning of life.

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‘The Who’s Tommy’ Ready to Rock Acrosstown

The Acrosstown Repertory Theatre, in collaboration with the Afterhours Youth Players, presents an authentic version of the rock musical, featuring the music and lyrics of…

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