In this land of palm trees and Tommy Bahama shirts, the fact that the monthly Auteur Explosion has survived thus far is impressive. Thank dynamo event organizer Dawn Dubriel, who's teamed up with Underlab Studios, a production house that's proven tremendously supportive of local artists. Together they've put together 11 of these events at Cinema Paradiso in Fort Lauderdale; the most recent edition came this past Saturday. The event brought its usual array of visual artists, jiggling belly dancers, short plays, short films, and, of... More >>>