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Out in the Tropics GLBT Performing Arts Festival began Wednesday with a panel discussion and reception hosted by artistic director Robert Rosenberg at the Shore Club hotel in South Beach.
Panelists were actor/comic Sara Felder, singer Beverly McClellan, performance artist Taylor Mac and director Carlos Diaz, whose works will all be performed during the festival.
Photos by STEVE ROTHAUS / Miami Herald Staff
IF YOU GO
What: Out in the Tropics festival
When: ``Las Amargas Lagrimas de Petra Von Kant,'' 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday; ``The Be(a)st of Taylor Mac,'' 8 p.m. Saturday; ``June Bride,'' 7 p.m. Sunday
Where: Colony Theater, 1040 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach
Tickets: $25-$35 ($20-$30 students and seniors) at Colony box office or Ticketmaster
Info: www.outinthetropics.com, 305-316-6165