Jesse Scott is a freelance writer for Miami New Times covering culture and entertainment. He moved to Fort Lauderdale in 2016 and previously resided in (and played ungodly amounts of roulette in) Sin City. He is a native of Fredericksburg, Virginia, and has covered entertainment for his hometown newspaper, the Free Lance-Star, for more than 15 years.
21 hours ago | Things To Do
Thursday YouTube can make you famous. Case in point No. 3,657,896: Franchesca Ramsey. Her cleverly titled video parody "Shit White Girls Say... to Black Girls" went über-viral, launching her "accidental activist" career. Among many cool opportunit...
5 days ago | Concerts
If a tree falls in the forest and no one is around, no one hears it. But if a Justin Timberlake sings in the woods, everyone in Miami hears and likes it. JT brought his Man of the Woods tour to American Airlines Arena on Saturday, delivering a wil...
6 days ago | Stage
Whitney White's newest Shakespeare-meets-modern-music piece hits Miami May 25 through June 9.
7 days ago | Concerts
Two things seemed certain before Wednesday’s #ParklandStrong benefit show. First, it would rain an ungodly amount. And second, it would be a generally somber evening. Well, neither of those things happened.
10 days ago | Things To Do
Surfside is about to host a weekend of persuading people to ride its gentle waves. It's appropriate given the name of the seaside town. OK, folks won’t be surfing monster waves on shortboards, but the inaugural Paddletopia is ready to set sail. Fr...