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Kidd’s stuff

When Chip Kidd is the designer, you can judge a book by its cover ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor Chip Kidd takes the adage “you can’t judge a book by its cover” seriously. On the other hand, part of his job is to get...

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1 hit, a lot of balls

Though not a perfect game, ‘Take Me Out’ scores in the bottom of the 9th ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com It doesn’t happen often, but sometimes a first act can fool you. Act 1 of Richard Greenberg’s...

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The hurt locker room

Newcomer Lloyd Harvey shed 20 pounds, his dreadlocks, some insecurities and his pants to play a gay baseball stud in Uptown Players’ ‘Take Me Out’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com Lloyd Harvey has...

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2 days in the Valley

… And a few in WeHo. Part 2 of our coast-to-coast travelogue. Now up: L.A. CLICK HERE TO VIEW MORE PHOTOS ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com West Hollywood, The Castro, P’Town, Chelsea, Key West,...

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A-‘Ledge’-dly, a thriller

A month into 2012, and already a contender for worst movie of the year ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com It’s a mitzvah when the movie studios get the worst movie of the year out of the way early —...

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Going bi (coastal)

2 weeks, 2 cities, 2 coasts! Part 1 of our U.S. winter east-to-west tour: NYC ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com What’s it like to, in one week, clock time on both major coasts in America’s two largest...

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Top 10 tables

North Texas’ best new restaurants of 2011 provided a lesson in substance over style ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com 2011 was the year great dining found a way to avoid being fine dining. There are...

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Black & White in color

Former Dallasite Robert Bartley returns from NYC to helm Pegasus Theatre’s latest monochrome play ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com …………………….. FREQUENCY...

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2011 Year in Review: Tube

ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com In a year when most people began to feel broadcast and cable television had become all but irrelevant in the era of streaming, the most proletarian of American...

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Whatcha watchin’?

Our guide to Christmas movies: ‘War Horse,’ ‘Girl with the Dragon Tattoo’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com There’s something vaguely profane about opening War Horse on Christmas Day. True, it’s a...

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At the barricade

A newly imagined ‘Les Miz’ is just as grand, less operatic ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com Chances are if you have ever seen Les Miserables, you think that it is either the greatest musical ever...

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In the Butte

Remote and charming, Crested Butte, Colo., spreads warmth even in the winter months ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com You can imagine that when locals in small towns hear that “the gays” are on their...

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Livin’ the Vida

Richard Vida revisits ‘Les Miz’ in a grand revival ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com “Show people don’t have holidays,” Richard Vida says with a sigh. Though he’s not complaining. In fact, he kind of...

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Occupy Christmas!

That one-percenter Scrooge actually has a heart at DTC; a panto aims for the ‘Dick’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com Having seen A Christmas Carol at the Dallas Theater Center about a dozen times...

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Came art

‘Shame,’ British artist Steve McQueen’s intense look at a sex addict, delves into the dark ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com For the first 20 minutes or so of Shame, the first NC-17-rated movie to get...

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Slick move

Sex god Michael Brandon extends his porn empire ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com Michael Brandon has been a big name in sex for decades. One of gay porn’s iconic stars, his DVDs, website and live...

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Spirit of Giving: A Gathering to remember

The benefit gala commemorates 30 years of AIDS and its impact on Dallas, North Texas Arnold Wayne Jones  |  Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com Charles Santos was having breakfast at Lucky’s with Jonathan Palant last summer...

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Life as a Cabret

Scorsese shows a soft side with the children’s fantasy ‘Hugo;’ von Trier mixes opera with sci-fi in the navel-and-star-gazing drama ‘Melancholia’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com It would be nice to...

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Sorry? No, ‘Grateful’

John Bucchino calls Stephen Schwartz his best friend and Stephen Sondheim his mentor. So how come he’s not a huge fan of musical theater? ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com...

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Gay Troubadour

Gary Lynn Floyd has a new name, a new CD and a new reality TV show ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com Gary Floyd has made a big decision: It’s time to use his middle name. For years, if you Googled...

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