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Holy Hairspray

The Maltz Jupiter Theatre stages an unequivocally awesome production of the musical "Hairspray."

The Maltz Jupiter Theatre stages an unequivocally awesome production of the musical “Hairspray.”

“Billy and Me” Shines at Dramaworks

Palm Beach Dramaworks stages the world premiere of Terry Teachout's newest play, "Billy and Me."

Friendship is fraught with drama—especially if that friendship is between two of the greatest dramatists of the twentieth century. Theater critic-turned-playwright Terry Teachout puts a fictional twist on the real-life friendship between Tennessee Williams and William Inge in Billy and Me, currently onstage as part of a world premiere run at Palm Beach Dramaworks through December 31. An exquisite balance…

ChurchRawk

Two new solo exhibitions highlight two unique artists: Winston Churchill and rocker Jason Newsted.

Two new solo exhibitions highlight two unique artists: Winston Churchill and rocker Jason Newsted.

Animal Behavior at Dramaworks

Palm Beach Dramaworks opens its season with "The Little Foxes," a family drama by Lillian Hellman.

What sacrifices would you make to maintain an upper hand? To get what you want? To assert your financial, and familial, dominance? Lauded playwright Lillian Hellman explored the extremes of ambition and the thirst for fortune in her 1939 family drama The Little Foxes, currently onstage at Palm Beach Dramaworks through November 12. Set in 1900 Alabama, Foxes focuses on the…

Indigo Intrigue at Morikami

The Morikami Museum's new exhibit explores the applications of indigo in Japanese clothing.

Starting in the sixth century, the Japanese began using natural ingredients to dye clothing. The most common color was an array of rich, deep indigos extracted from the leaves of an exotic plant known as tade ai. Farm workers began relying upon indigo dye, or aizome, specifically because it had antibacterial and insect-repellent effects, helping their clothes last longer. Progressively,…

Art Auction for Charity

The City of West Palm Beach's Aesop's Tables will be auctioned off for charity August 31.

Summer is slowly coming to a close, but the City of West Palm Beach has made the most out of this special time of year with its season-long Summer in Paradise promotion. Since early June, residents and visitors have taken advantage of fun activities like glow-in-the-dark mini golf and festivals like Fourth on Flagler. The cornerstone of it all has…