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Robert Plant

17 years ago by Robert Wilonsky
Every teenage male I know swears by Led Zep, which makes a certain kind of sense: Theirs was an immortal bombast, a melodic rumble far more riveting than what passes for nü-rawk these days; even loud, especially loud, it never lost its shape, which is far more than you can...
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As Robert Wexler Resigns, a Short List of His Best and Worst Moments

10 years ago by Eric Barton
Boca Raton's Robert Wexler is expected to resign today after seven terms in Congress to join a Middle East think tank, and the group that will miss him the most is TV news producers. That's because Wexler has always found a way to say something so fiery, so lefty that...
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Best Fringe Theater

Sol Theatre Project

Fort Lauderdale's Sol troupe has found a devoted and growing following for its funky, informal "lounge theater" style. Offering a tossed salad of updated classics and high-powered, issue-oriented new plays, Robert Hooker and company have come a looong way in only a few short years. With such recent hits as Marisol, Vampire Lesbians of Sodom, and the blazing Stop Kiss, this Sol is generating a whole lotta heat.
Best Of Winner

Best Fringe Theater

Sol Theatre Project

Fort Lauderdale's Sol troupe has found a devoted and growing following for its funky, informal "lounge theater" style. Offering a tossed salad of updated classics and high-powered, issue-oriented new plays, Robert Hooker and company have come a looong way in only a few short years. With such recent hits as...
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That’s Why We Have a Body!

11 years ago by Heather Burdick
The award winning play, Why We Have a Body, by Claire Chafee is literate and lyrical with both hilarious scenes and “shattering moments,” explains local director, Robert Hooker. Chafee’s characters are not of the color-in-the-lines variety: a jungle-traipsing, feminist-theorizing mother, a lesbian private eye, a bubbly bisexual paleontologist, and a...
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Stagebeat

An ambitious critique of America as the Great Imperialist Satan, In the Heart of America tracks two gay G.I.s stationed in Saudi Arabia during the Gulf War of 1990 and also has to do with the ghost of a Vietnamese woman chasing the soul of Lt. William Calley, who led...
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The Sol Is Setting

10 years ago by Penn Bullock
Sol Theatre is going out of business - but with a bang. Its final show, Men on the Verge of a His-panic Breakdown by Guillermo Reyes, is a set of monologues done by one actor, Angel Perez. He'll be metamorphosing between five Latino immigrants whose identities have warped and cracked...
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Margot Robbie Wins the Willennium in Focus

5 years ago by Amy Nicholson
Margot Wins the Willennium If Grace Kelly had been raised by coyotes, she might have stalked the screen like Focus' Margot Robbie, a va-va-voom blonde with bite. Robbie is too beautiful to play normal, too sly to play nice. Miscast as a shy saint in Craig Zobel's upcoming Sundance hit...
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Sol Glow

17 years ago by Patti Roth
The term funky is perhaps overused to describe low-budget, independent theatrical endeavors, but in the case of the Sol Theatre Project in Fort Lauderdale, the word just fits. In its colorfully decorated warehouse, the troupe stages offbeat productions with quirky characters, and unlike at some fancier venues, fiddling with food...
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Film Noir Sin City: A Dame to Kill For Falls Short While Excoriating Women

5 years ago by Amy Nicholson
Sin City, population unknown but dropping every minute, is a gorgeous place, but you wouldn't want to live there. Even the shadows and broken glass are beautiful in this black-and-white world. Only the women — all gorgeous — give the streets a pop of color. That is, only the women...

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