Opening performance
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Across the University of South Florida St. Petersburg campus, both students and the public are finding a smattering of free live performances to enjoy. The inaugural Short and Sweet Theatre Week kicked off Monday, bringing the arts to the university.

A workshop in New York uses creative writing and Shakespearean monologues to help veterans heal.

Chloe Thompson

Brides-to-be may want to think outside the box when it comes to finding the perfect wedding dress.

On Sunday, wedding gowns from the 1960's and 70's will be up for grabs in St. Petersburg, courtesy of an unlikely source.

Students at the Pinellas County Center for the Arts at Gibbs High School recently discovered the vintage dresses tucked away in a storage unit. The never-worn gowns are being sold to raise money for the program.

Regal Cinemas Institutes Bag Checks

Aug 21, 2015

Moviegoers might notice some extra security at theaters this summer, following two attacks on movie theaters in the past month. The largest theater chain in the country, Regal Cinemas, has started doing bag checks. Brent Lang of Variety joins Here & Now’s Lisa Mullins with details.