Dr. Phillips Center to host “Beautiful Together” arts and music festival to benefit Pulse victims

By : Alex Storer
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On June 28, the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in Orlando will host a special “Beautiful Together” event to benefit the OneOrlando fund for the victims of the Pulse shooting.

Over 50 local arts organizations have signed on to perform or present, including the Orlando Gay Chorus and the UCF Choir.

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Dr. Phillips Center reveals ‘Name a Seat’ campaign for the Walt Disney Theater

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Orlando – The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts announced its new campaign—“Name a Seat.” It allows supporters to become a permanent part of the center and make a lasting impact.

Supporters that participate in this campaign will have their names engraved on a plaque that will be attached to one of the many seats in the Walt Disney Theater. Supporters can pick which level they wish to have a seat named, and they will receive confirmation where that seat is located in that section. The nameplate will remain through 2025 or as long as the seats remain in the theater.

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Overheard in Orlando: Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts… there’s an app for that!

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Orlando boys and their balls
Orlando was well represented this past holiday weekend in Fort Lauderdale during the 20th Annual Hurricane Showdown Softball Tournament.
The Orlando Sliders were the big winners for the D division. Over the same weekend, Fort Lauderdale was also host to their very first ever Fort Lauderdale Gay Days. Reports say the inaugural event wasn’t nearly as well attended as Gay Days Orlando or Gay Days Vegas.

Happy Barber-Days
The Barber fund that helps those living with cancer, honoring John “Tweeka” Barber is benefiting from some funny fundraisers. On Dec. 8, Miss Comedy Queen Holiday Spectacular, Tweeka was a former Miss Comedy Queen. And on Dec. 19, a Fringe Festival Pepe returns with a slew of his “beetches. Pepe’s Christma-Kwanz-Kah, special features performers Blue, Janine Klein, Lady Raptastic and many more. Both hysterical holiday events will be held at the Venue.

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