FASHION PORN: Men's Swimwear Trends for 2015

FASHION PORN: Men's Swimwear Trends for 2015

Boys on the beach will be wearing eye-popping prints-aplenty with their dude's swim duds...including Op-Art, geometric-abstracts and photo-kitsch. That's what we saw at SwimShow, the largest swimwear trade show in the world staged by the Swimwear Association of Florida at the Miami...

Miami dancer poised to win Fox-TV's "So You Think You Can Dance"

Miami dancer poised to win Fox-TV's "So You Think You Can Dance"

They are obsessed with Ricky Ubeda’s feet.

1960s music returns in Broward Stage Door Theatre show

1960s music returns in Broward Stage Door Theatre show

Michael Leeds and Kevin Black fell in love with the music of the 1960s.

Broward Stage Door Theatre pulls off groovy dramedy

Broward Stage Door Theatre pulls off groovy dramedy

As soon as you see the set for “Butterflies are Free,” you just know it must be the 1960s.

"The Comedy of Errors" goes on despite loss of director

"The Comedy of Errors" goes on despite loss of director

It is inescapable: There is tragedy wrapped around the comedy being staged by Boca Raton’s Evening Star Productions.

Burt Reynolds Institute brings cabaret to Lake Park

Burt Reynolds Institute brings cabaret to Lake Park

Radio plays return to Delray Beach's Arts Garage

Radio plays return to Delray Beach's Arts Garage

Starting Thursday night, radio and theater will get a mash-up at Arts Garage.

Fall fashion event at Neiman Marcus Bal Harbour

Fall fashion event at Neiman Marcus Bal Harbour

Just because the thermometer here in South Florida is in the high 80s (higher if you factor in the humidity) doesn’t mean it’s too soon to start thinking about fall/winter fashion.

PHOTO GALLERY: Gay Nuptials Showcase in Wilton Manors

PHOTO GALLERY: Gay Nuptials Showcase in Wilton Manors

It takes a village to pull off a wedding. In that respect, same-sex marriage ceremonies are no different. So on Sunday, Aug. 17 there was a Gay Nuptials Showcase in the Hagen Park Community Center in Wilton Manors that was organized by Bobby Kyser, owner of floral design and event planning firm...

Sex show celebrates 40th anniversary in Lauderdale

Sex show celebrates 40th anniversary in Lauderdale

“Let My People Come” — yes, that title means exactly what you think it does — is still dropping trou and dropping jaws four decades after its off-Broadway debut in 1974.

Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender 10-minute plays in Lauderdale

Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender 10-minute plays in Lauderdale

As indicated by the title “Shorts Gone Wild 2,” this is the second summer that the LGBT-themed collection of short plays has returned to

Women who have been through abuse find voice onstage

Women who have been through abuse find voice onstage

Short plays for middle-age audiences comes to Boca

Short plays for middle-age audiences comes to Boca

Oh, to be 50 again.

FASHION PORN: Miami Beach Bruthaz Photo Gallery

FASHION PORN: Miami Beach Bruthaz Photo Gallery

Yeah sure, summer is SoFla is plenty hot. But things got really haute-hot with the 8th annual Miami Beach Bruthaz party recently in SoBe. This year's theme was "Brazilian Carnival." The four-day event for black and Latino LGBT people of color included: a Masquerade Party at the Congress...

Sandra Bernhard brings show to Jazziz in Boca's Mizner Park

Sandra Bernhard brings show to Jazziz in Boca's Mizner Park

It’s Sandra Bernhard’s world.

"Cafe Conundrum" brings variety show to Sunrise

"Cafe Conundrum" brings variety show to Sunrise

When Kevin Johnson created his Fort Lauderdale troupe six years ago, he thought the name Conundrum Stages was perfect.

FASHION PORN: "Million Dollar Listing Miami" money shot

FASHION PORN: "Million Dollar Listing Miami" money shot

Have you been watching "Million Dollar Listing Miami," the new real-estate reality series on Bravo? If so, then you already know that one of the show's stars, Chris Leavitt, is a big fan of spa-ing...especially at Eau Palm Beach Resort and Spa. And especially sans swim trunks. To check out...

Boca Ballet Theatre stages "Swan Lake"

Boca Ballet Theatre stages "Swan Lake"

On the 'Runway'

On the 'Runway'

Two South Florida designers compete on 'Project Runway.'

Trends from the Miami Swim Shows

Trends from the Miami Swim Shows

Here are the trends from Miami Swim Week:

5 Murders staged in Fort Lauderdale theater

5 Murders staged in Fort Lauderdale theater

Roughly every 10 minutes or so, a homicide will be committed.

Videos of Miami Swimwear Fashion Shows

Videos of Miami Swimwear Fashion Shows

What's it like at the runway shows by swimwear fashion designers in Miami?

Fashion designer competition on Fort Lauderdale beach

Fashion designer competition on Fort Lauderdale beach

OK, you didn't know about the casting for "Project Runway" (even though I told you about it right here).

Rose Cabat porcelain "feelies" at WMODA

Rose Cabat porcelain "feelies" at WMODA

In case you don't know, Rose Cabat is the oldest practicing ceramic artist in the United States (she turned 100 on June 27).

"Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy" comes to Broward Center

"Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy" comes to Broward Center

It’s a jungle in there.

Miami awash with "H2Ombre" at Arsht Center

Miami awash with "H2Ombre" at Arsht Center

You may want to bring a rain poncho.

8 Miami Swim Week fashion events open to the public

8 Miami Swim Week fashion events open to the public

No personal invitation = no getting past the velvet ropes.

FASHION PORN: Miami Beach Bruthaz

FASHION PORN: Miami Beach Bruthaz

Miami Beach Bruthaz - an event for men who dig men - returns for the 8th time with a full schedule of parties, receptions and fashion-related events for Black hawt-bawdies and Hispanic hunks July 17-20, including an underwear and swimwear fashion show (Male Basics, Joe Snyder, Tastee Treasures)....

Musical revues staged at Plaza Theatre in Manalapan

Musical revues staged at Plaza Theatre in Manalapan

Shakespeare by the Sea stages "Much Ado About Nothing"

Shakespeare by the Sea stages "Much Ado About Nothing"

Rarely has “Much Ado About Nothing” been about more.

Casting call for "The Bachelor" at Seminole Casino

Casting call for "The Bachelor" at Seminole Casino

ABC-TV's reality series "The Bachelor" - um, let's make that "unscripted" television show - will have a casting call for single women Saturday, July 12 at ...

FASHION PORN: White Hot Party at Atlantic Hotel & Spa

FASHION PORN: White Hot Party at Atlantic Hotel & Spa

The 10th anniversary of The Atlantic Hotel & Spa was a "White Hot Party" celebrated on the 5th floor Oceanfront Pool Terrace. You may not remember, but when the haute-spot opened its doors on June 4, 2004, it was the first new hotel in the Fort Lauderdale beach area in 20 years.

Aventura Mall hosts World Cup showcase

Aventura Mall hosts World Cup showcase

World Cup fever has been caught by Aventura Mall.

Lafayette 148 NY trunk show at Lisa Todd Boca boutique

Lafayette 148 NY trunk show at Lisa Todd Boca boutique

Boca Raton's Lisa Todd boutique will host a trunk show of the designer collection Lafayette 148 New York July 7 - 11.

Summer entertainment for kids

Summer entertainment for kids

Summertime in South Florida usually means that the performing-arts community has shifted into standby mode. But for kids, there are a number of opportunities to learn and/or be entertained.

Shakespeare, Balanchine, Robbins and Peck to get the MCB treatment

Shakespeare, Balanchine, Robbins and Peck to get the MCB treatment

You can’t accuse Miami City Ballet of being stuck in a rut.

Arts Garage brings Johnny Cash songbook to Delray Beach

Arts Garage brings Johnny Cash songbook to Delray Beach

“Ring of Fire: The Johnny Cash Musical” is intermittently really good and really brilliant.

Westfield Broward mall hosts Caribbean Style Week

Westfield Broward mall hosts Caribbean Style Week

Caribbean fashion and culture is being celebrated at Westfield Broward mall in Plantation Monday, June 23 through Sunday, June 29.

"Spank! Harder" comes to Parker Playhouse

"Spank! Harder" comes to Parker Playhouse

The “mommy porn” publishing phenomenon “Fifty Shades of Grey” had two follow-ups.

Fringe Festivals fall for Fort Lauderdale

Fringe Festivals fall for Fort Lauderdale

Two Fringe festivals.

TV clips about sex and relationships on WSFL

TV clips about sex and relationships on WSFL

You don't need any help with getting bizzay, do you?

Jukebox revue of 70s hits at Broward Stage Door Theatre

Jukebox revue of 70s hits at Broward Stage Door Theatre

Let’s get this straight right up front: Mimi J can sing her face off.

Open Casting Call for "Mission Makeover" on Lifetime TV

Open Casting Call for "Mission Makeover" on Lifetime TV

If you are looking around your life and thinking to yourself, "I need to hit the reset button," then I may have just what you need...providing you are a woman.

Lesbian short play reading festival returns in "Girl Play 2014"

Lesbian short play reading festival returns in "Girl Play 2014"

Review of "High Fidelity The Musical" at Slow Burn Theatre

Review of "High Fidelity The Musical" at Slow Burn Theatre

Boca Raton’s Slow Burn Theatre does a credible job with “High Fidelity the Musical,” giving the show an injection of youthful bounce and vibrant vocals.

LGBT show "Little House on the Ferry" at Broward Center

LGBT show "Little House on the Ferry" at Broward Center

What’s with all the deer?

Allan Sherman musical parody show staged in Coral Springs

Allan Sherman musical parody show staged in Coral Springs

"The Property Known as Garland" staged 1-night-only in Palm Beach County

"The Property Known as Garland" staged 1-night-only in Palm Beach County

Burt Reynolds told Lee Marlow “I will walk with you as far as you want to go with this” when the Wellington actress read scenes from “The Property Known as Garland” in one of his master classes.

Pele joins Britto in Miami for World Cup Watch launch

Pele joins Britto in Miami for World Cup Watch launch

The World Cup, set to start June 12 in Brazil, has special significance to Miami Beach artist Romero Britto.

Ballet Hispanico brings Latino dance to Arsht Center

Ballet Hispanico brings Latino dance to Arsht Center

Latino machismo meets drag queen.

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Your Gay Boyfriend is about everything fabulous, from theater, fashion to haute-and-hot places to be seen in SoFla. In addition to "fashion porn" videos and photo galleries, Your Gay Boyfriend will tell you all the fierce and fun events around town.

Rod Hagwood: I could have sworn I was interviewing for "fashionable" editor back in 1990 when I applied for this job. I imagined I was just going to sashay around the newsroom wearing an array of fabulous designer ensembles. Imagine my disappointment when I found out my bosses wanted me to actually work...instead of working it. MORE

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