| Oct 17, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Free shows, exclusive interviews, backstage passes and social media coverage add up to an indescribable theater experience.
Four years ago, The Broward Center for the Performing Arts initiated the Teen Ambassador Program to encourage high school...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 11:11 AM
To borrow, augment and abuse a phrase from the Bard: Friends, Floridians, countrymen, lend me your ears … The Improvised Shakespeare Company is bringing its impertinent act to the Broward Center for the Performing Arts this weekend.
| Feb 22, 2013
| 8:17 AM
They are loud and proud, but they weren't always that way.
Michelle Krzyk, 17, is one of more than 60 teenagers who share a secret but who have found understanding, acceptance and kinship through their music with a message.
"It's a band for everyone...
| 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:
| Dec 27, 2012
| 6:38 AM
It's now official: When it comes to the fiscal-cliff-diving of New Year’s Eve, there is no place in the country with the crazy range of offerings to rival South Florida.
The tipping point came when the folks at Cameo on South Beach created what...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:22 AM
A South Florida guy, LeBron James included, could learn a few things in San Antonio, says Jay Armstead, hoops fan and barbecue whiz.
Armstead is the owner and master of the parking-lot smoker at Texas Hold ’Em BBQ, which opened recently in a new...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 6:12 AM
OK, wiseguy, we know what you’re thinking: “Mike Piazza performing with Miami City Ballet? Well, so much for the rumors that he’s gay!” Har-dee-har-har.
But while you’re laughing about it, know that Piazza is laughing, too....
| Feb 20, 2013
The moment that rising basketball star Jeanette Vecchione realized she wanted to be an opera singer came, awkwardly enough, during a high school basketball game, when she sang the National Anthem at half-court. So she traded basketball for the twinkling...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:24 AM
When "The Book of Mormon" visits the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in November, the raunchy musical penned by Matt Stone and Trey Parker will deliver scatological lyrics, cursing Mormon missionaries and cameo "appearances" from Adolf Hitler,...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:21 AM
You don't have to wait till fall for classical music events in South Florida.
The Symphony of the Americas is back for its 22nd Summerfest, and you can catch a performance at 3 p.m. today at Trinity Lutheran Church, 11 SW 11th St., Fort Lauderdale....
| Aug 14, 2013
| 6:32 AM
"Midnight in Paris": Woody Allen's rhapsodic rom-com in the City of Lights is a rich ode to cultural nostalgia, set partially in romantic 1920s Paris and filled with literary notables of the era. Ernest Hemingway, Gertrude Stein, Josephine Baker,...