Bob Carter is the founder and artistic director of Bob Carter’s Actor’s Workshop and Repertory Theatre (Actor’s Rep) in West Palm Beach. In addition to being a student of Lee and Paula Strasberg, he was the first to bring Off-Broadway plays to South Florida. Tell us about your beginnings. I …Read More »
WestPalmBeach.com Spotlight: Audrey Gruss and Hope For Depression
Billy Joel, Ellen Degeneres, Terry Bradshaw, Eric Clapton, Halle Berry, Sting, Ben Stiller, George Stephanopoulos, Anthony Hopkins, Anne Rice, Gwyneth Paltrow and Amy Tan all have one thing in common – they all suffer from the darkness of depression. Another sufferer was Hope – the late mother of Palm Beach …Read More »
Cultural Council for Palm Beach County announces 2020 Muse Awards Recipients
The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County recently announced the winners of its 2020 Muse Awards – the county’s premier awards ceremony honoring individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to arts and culture. Recipients will be honored at the 2020 Muse Awards: Step Right Up ceremony on April …Read More »
WestPalmBeach.com Spotlight: Palm Beach Zoo President and CEO Margo McKnight!
Margo McKnight is the President and CEO of the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society. The zoo houses more than 550 animals (190 species), many of them endangered, within 23-acres of lush tropical habitat in West Palm Beach. We sat down with Margo to learn more about her, the zoo …Read More »
WestPalmBeach.com Spotlight: Paul Jamieson, Executive Director of SunFest Music Festival!
Paul Jamieson is the Executive Director of the SunFest Music Festival and is passionate about promoting a growing community foundation in Palm Beach County. Paul moved to Florida in 1986 where his journey in creating what is now a nationally-recognized music festival began. Originally from Chicago, he now lives in the …Read More »
WestPalmBeach.com Spotlight: Angela Lastorino of the Galleria!
Located on Clematis Street in downtown West Palm Beach, the Galleria was built in 1937 and designed by Palm Beach architect John Volk who also designed Good Samaritan Hospital, the Bath and Tennis Club, Palm Beach Town Hall, Poinciana Plaza and Playhouse and much of Worth Avenue. Property Manager Angela …Read More »
WestPalmBeach.com Spotlight: J. Rachel Gustafson of the Norton Museum of Art!
Located in West Palm Beach, the Norton Museum of Art has one of the most important art collections in the southeast and has just completing a $100 million expansion project that will add more galleries, gardens and classroom space. J. Rachel Gustafson tells us about some of her favorite exhibits …Read More »
WestPalmBeach.com Spotlight: Jeremy Johnson, President and CEO of the Historical Society of Palm Beach County!
Jeremy Johnson is the President and CEO of the Historical Society of Palm Beach County. He is passionate about the rich history of West Palm Beach and Palm Beach County. The Society and the Palm Beach County History Museum are housed in the magnificently restored, three-story neoclassical 1916 Courthouse in …Read More »