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Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014

Arts & Music

Tampa’s Lyric Theatre founder bows out

Tampa’s Lyric Theatre founder bows out

TAMPA — Rene Gonzalez, founder and artistic director of the Spanish Lyric Theatre, promoted his Aug. 10 lunchtime show at the historic Centro Asturiano as the end of the theater company’s 55th annual season....
Updated: 3 hours ago
Elks picnic brings community together

Elks picnic brings community together

Leisure, not labor, was on minds of those attending a holiday picnic at Brandon Elks Lodge No. 2383 on Monday.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Bubba the Love Sponge no longer on 102.5 FM

Bubba the Love Sponge no longer on 102.5 FM

Controversial radio personality Bubba the Love Sponge Clem no longer can be heard on Tampa’s broadcast airwaves.
Published: 08/29/14
Country legend Emmylou Harris sets Tampa date

Country legend Emmylou Harris sets Tampa date

Country music legend Emmylou Harris will be performing at the Tampa Theatre on Nov. 12.
Published: 08/29/14
Tampa festival showcases films made in 48 hours

Tampa festival showcases films made in 48 hours

TAMPA — At a picnic bench in St. Petersburg, a man dressed for bondage joins four men in blood-stained hazmat suits, two female fairies and a mother holding a baby doll. They belt out “Happy Birthday.”
Published: 08/26/14
Updated: 08/29/14
Leno, Celtic Woman join Straz season lineup

Leno, Celtic Woman join Straz season lineup

Jay Leno, Celtic Woman and the Broadway musical “Once” have been added to the 2014-15 season at the Straz Center, it was announced Thursday.
Published: 08/28/14
Best Bets: Things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

Best Bets: Things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

Not sure what to do this week? Don't worry, we've got you covered. Here are our editors' picks for things to do in Tampa this Labor Day weekend, from a pair of home shows to get your house looking right, to a lighted boat parade and fireworks over th...
Published: 08/28/14
Umphrey’s McGee will rock St. Pete with a sense of humor

Umphrey’s McGee will rock St. Pete with a sense of humor

Umphrey’s McGee is back rocking. “Similar Skin,” the band’s eighth album, is a welcome return to a combination of prog-rock meets psychedelic rock.
Published: 08/28/14
ZZ Top concert in Tampa rescheduled due to injury

ZZ Top concert in Tampa rescheduled due to injury

ZZ Top has changed the date of a concert at the MidFlorida Amphitheater after bassist Dusty Hill injured his hip Tuesday night, promoter Live Nation said.
Published: 08/27/14
Updated: 08/28/14
James Taylor fall tour will stop in Tampa

James Taylor fall tour will stop in Tampa

James Taylor has Tampa on his mind, or at least his list, for cities he’ll visit during this fall’s U.S. tour.
Published: 08/28/14