Spotlight "Spotlight" covers arts, culture, and entertainment from a Central Florida perspective. But, like the arts itself, "Spotlight" strains its boundaries and may even cross them if there's a need! "Spotlight" aims to call attention to people and events that offer enrichment to its listeners.
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From Central Florida Public Media

"Spotlight" covers arts, culture, and entertainment from a Central Florida perspective. But, like the arts itself, "Spotlight" strains its boundaries and may even cross them if there's a need! "Spotlight" aims to call attention to people and events that offer enrichment to its listeners.

Most Recent Episodes

Spotlight: Barbershop harmonies promote unity in a three-chorus show

Three storied, championship Orlando-based barbershop choruses are banding together to present "United Voices: A Barbershop Unity Project" this weekend.

Juneteenth "Facets of Freedom" event celebrates Central Florida's Black artists

Black Theatre Girl Magic is holding its 4th annual Juneteenth Facets of Freedom event on Wednesday, June 19th.It celebrates Black Central Florida artists of every discipline.

Juneteenth "Facets of Freedom" event celebrates Central Florida's Black artists

Spotlight: Central Florida Tiny Desk Showcase 2024 Live at the Social

The annual Central Florida Tiny Desk contest showcase is here! The five unsigned local artists that you voted for will take the stage at the Social in downtown Orlando.

Spotlight: Central Florida Tiny Desk Showcase 2024 Live at the Social

Spotlight: Orlando Sings stages "Considering Matthew Shepard" as Pride Month starts

Orlando Sings is presenting "Considering Matthew Shepard." It explores the 1998 murder of 21-year-old gay University of Wyoming student Matthew Shepard and its aftermath.

Spotlight: Orlando Sings stages "Considering Matthew Shepard" as Pride Month starts

Spotlight: Creative City Project's new Wavelength, and Immerse news

Rehearsals are underway for Creative City Project's latest production, Wavelength. The group is known for its annual large-scale artistic event Immerse. Will it return?

SPOTLIGHT: A Fringey artist profile as 33rd Orlando Fringe Fest Begins

As the 33rd annual Orlando Fringe begins, we follow the story of Luca Torrens, a Fringe newbie who won the "Best of Fringe" award in their very first fest just last year.

SPOTLIGHT: A Fringey artist profile as 33rd Orlando Fringe Fest Begins

Spotlight: Orlando Ballet's 50th Anniversary Season Ends with Lavish "Casanova"

Orlando Ballet is closing out its 50th anniversary season with "Casanova," an international project with lavish style making its premiere in the United States.

Spotlight: Orlando Ballet's 50th Anniversary Season Ends with Lavish "Casanova"

Spotlight: Opera Orlando explores puppetry's art in "The Juniper Tree"

Opera Orlando is closing out its "All for Arts" season with Grimm fairy tale "The Juniper Tree." It celebrates both the art of puppetry and one of its local performers.

Spotlight: Opera Orlando explores puppetry's art in "The Juniper Tree"

Spotlight: Orlando's 'Vulgar Geniuses' literary podcast turns 4

Orlando's Veronica Smith and Dennie Wang, collectively known as Vulgar Geniuses, host a literary podcast that focuses on writers of color. It's turning four!

Spotlight: Happy 100th birthday to Central FL Musicians' Association

The Central Florida Musicians' Association is celebrating 100 years forging relationships with - and collective bargaining agreements for - area musical performers.