| Nov 26, 2012
| 6:53 AM
It shouldn't work. Not anymore. Not in the 21st century. That time-worn plot, the one-dimensional characters, the unabashed sentiment. But Florida Grand Opera's production of "La bohème" underscores how Puccini's masterpiece remains a moving, even...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 12:06 PM
Now that the election is really (really) over, the producers of Laffing Matterz can finalize their dinner-theater show.
The revue opens its seventh season Thursday, Nov. 15, in the Abdo New River Room at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts with...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 9:43 AM
Now that the election is really (really) over, the producers of “Laffing Matterz” can finalize their dinner theater show.
The musical comedy revue opens its seventh season tonight in the Abdo New River Room in the Broward Center for the...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 3:47 PM
Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins are jamming, harmonizing hymns and rattling rock ’n’ roll.
The date is December 4, 1956, and the place is Sun Studio in Memphis. The event really happened — more or less...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 3:21 PM
National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba: The Havana-based ensemble brings its first-ever U.S. tour to the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach Nov. 10-11 for performances of Schubert and Gershwin, but also pieces from its homeland: “Guaguancó” by...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 2:27 PM
It is a widely varied and provocative theater season coming up throughout South Florida, with plenty of promise (it’s the execution that can trip up a company, especially during these shoe-string budgetary times). Here are 15 shows you just shouldn&...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 12:46 PM
Monty Alexander: One of the great jazz pianists of our time, Alexander delved into his Jamaican roots on last year’s glorious “Harlem-Kingston Express,” which was nominated for a Grammy Award as best reggae album. Beautiful Biscayne...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 3:19 PM
Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida: The 15th season will officially open with a contemporary program that includes the modern piece “Danzon” by choreographer Yanis Pikieris. Also on the program will be “Four Seasons” with music by...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 1:57 PM
Gay tourism in Fort Lauderdale means big bucks. Soooooo in addition to the bar-restuarant-boutique-entertainment infrastructure there are a whole host of gay guesthouses.
Because they offer something extra, here are five of our favorites:
| Aug 31, 2012
Dances from different continents – one in Europe, the other in Asia – will meet onstage in Fort Lauderdale as two artists perform flamenco and kathak in what the producer calls a fusion of styles.
The show, Sept. 8 at the Broward Center for...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 11:13 AM
Dances of two continents – Flamenco, the passionate performance art of Spain, and Kathak, a form of Indian classical dance – will be brought together in September at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale.