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Orlando Weekly nominated for three AAN awards

June 18, 2014
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Orlando Weekly nominated for three AAN awards

Congratulations to Ashley Belanger, Erin Sullivan and Jessica Bryce Young, all of whom are finalists in the Association for Alternative Newsmedia's 2014 awards
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Best of Orlando Bracket: Help us pick new categories for our Readers Poll

April 10, 2014
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Best of Orlando celebrates our city's very best, but sometimes we miss important mentions. Vote on your favorite new category to help us cover more ground.
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Legendary filthy-mouth Amy Schumer comes to Orlando

February 18, 2014
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Amy Schumer has got it going on. The attractive blond comic stars in her own Comedy Central show, Inside Amy Schumer, which returns for a second season April 1. She’s also in the midst of writing the script for Train Wreck, the new Judd Apatow flick (starring her!) due out in 2015. And she’s booked an...
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Super non-romantic places to have non-loving sex this Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2014
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With all this talk of love and twitterpatedness, some of our single friends could start to feel a little lonely … and turn to online hookups to feel temporarily loved. So we thought we’d take a little peek behind the bushes and find out the weird, gross and slightly disturbing places people are hooking...
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Fringe Review: Stained Glass Windows

May 19, 2013
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Fringe Review: Stained Glass Windows

In the first half of Stained Glass Windows, by playwright Steve Sherman, college student David (Jordan Woods-Robinson) reveals to his sister Claire (Hana Kalinski) that he is gay. At first, David’s older sibling is reluctant to accept the news with equanimity, but her love for her brother soon mitigates her initial stern and confused...
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Fringe Review: Take Off Your Shorts

May 19, 2013
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Fringe Review: Take Off Your Shorts

Playwrights’ Round Table, Orlando’s own theatrical writing collective, offers Take Off Your Shorts, a gaggle of four short comedies, as its contribution to this year’s Fringe Festival. Each one-acter has its fun and funny moments, although only one play displays a mature use of language and structure. The best of the quartet is The...
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Fringe Review: Poe and Matthews: a Misadventure in the Middle of Nowhere

May 19, 2013
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Fringe Review: Poe and Matthews: a Misadventure in the Middle of Nowhere

Poe and Matthews is a two-man trifle created by Emily Windler, who plays the 19th-century writer Edgar Allan Poe, and Brian Kuwabara, who plays the much lesser-known author and Poe contemporary Cornelius Matthews. The play’s conceit is that, somehow or other, the two friends find themselves marooned on a desert isle and now must...
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Fringe Review: Brothers of Affliction

May 19, 2013
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Fringe Review: Brothers of Affliction

Brothers of Affliction is a gritty relationship drama depicting the trials and tribulations of three troubled and trouble-making Afro-American siblings. Chris, the eldest, drinks to excess; Shane, the middle son, who has spent seven years in prison, is a cokehead; and Tyree, the youngest, gets high on weed when he’s not getting into fights...
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Fringe Review: Chase and Paul: Solo Shows Are Hard

May 19, 2013
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Fringe Review: Chase and Paul: Solo Shows Are Hard

Chase Padgett and Paul Strickland are both Fringe veterans who generally perform their music and standup comedy acts alone. This year, they decided to join forces, since, well, Solo Shows Are Hard. Luckily for the audience, the synergy works wonders. Together, they’re actually more than twice as good as they are separately. Both performers...
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Win tickets to Islands of Adventure + Universal Studios!

April 10, 2013
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Win tickets to Islands of Adventure + Universal Studios!

Win a pair of tickets to Islands of Adventures and Universal Studios, plus a parking pass, just by answering one question!
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