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.
17 hours ago | Things To Do
Thursday The first-ever Latinx Art Sessions, a two-day affair exploring Latin identity and contemporary art, kicks off Thursday. Artists and art admirers alike can enjoy studio visits at ArtCenter/South Florida, a session that explores what it's l...
7 days ago | Free Music
What composes life in Wynwood? Art. Food. Fashion. Drinks. And music. So why don’t we have an annual festival that celebrates all these wonderful things and call it the Wynwood Life Festival? Perfecto! The Wynwood Life Festival is back for a seven...
8 days ago | Things To Do
Thursday The 22nd-annual Miami Jewish Film Festival is well underway. After attracting more than 30,000 movie lovers last year, the fest this year boasts more than more 80 films from 25 countries at 15 venues throughout the area, including Faena B...
15 days ago | Things To Do
Thursday Hip-hop meets a musical. Talk about a powerful combo! Making Henry Box Brown that much more powerful is the Roots' Karl "Dice Raw" Jenkins playing the lead role. Prepare for an emotional roller coaster as you track the enslaved Henry Box ...
17 days ago | Free Music
A permanent vacation sure sounds nice. In most cases, it happens only to Mega Millions winners and trust fund babies. But in Coconut Grove, an all-new event — Permanent Vacation — is coming for everyone to experience. The beachy celebration, prese...
22 days ago | Things To Do
Thursday A bunch of clowns and mimes down by a river? In most towns, that would sound like a horror movie. But all of this and more will happen at the beautiful Wharf Miami during the Riverside Circus. The waterside space will boast stilt-walkers,...