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Dave Chappelle to perform in Clearwater in April

Dave Chappelle to perform in Clearwater in April

Dave Chappelle is coming back to Ruth Eckerd Hall on April 13 at 7 p.m.
Updated: 57 mins ago
Gasparilla Music Festival performer Gaslight Anthem adds new wrinkles

Gasparilla Music Festival performer Gaslight Anthem adds new wrinkles

Benny Horowitz has a hard time swallowing the angst-ridden tunes penned by teenage pop stars over recent years.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Norman Rockwell’s American ideal reflected at Tampa exhibit

Norman Rockwell’s American ideal reflected at Tampa exhibit

“I showed the America I knew,” Norman Rockwell once declared. His America, of course, is the one many of us know and love. We recognize in his famous images the energetic and optimistic folks who are emblematic of this nation's spirit. ...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Jobsite tackles gender bending with ‘Orlando’

Jobsite tackles gender bending with ‘Orlando’

When a young, womanizing English nobleman wakes up as a woman, she begins a centuries-long journey of self-discovery in “Orlando,” the current production of the Jobsite Theater at the Straz Center in Tampa.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Ringling Bros. eliminating elephants from circus acts

Ringling Bros. eliminating elephants from circus acts

POLK CITY — The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will phase out the show’s iconic elephants from its performances by 2018, telling The Associated Press exclusively that growing public concern about how the animals are treated l...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Dining Review: Ulele offers edible and visual delights

Dining Review: Ulele offers edible and visual delights

Ulele is the latest restaurant endeavor from Richard Gonzmart, fusing Native-American and multicultural influences.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Bucs’ Jackson named grand marshal for St. Pete’s IndyCar race

Bucs’ Jackson named grand marshal for St. Pete’s IndyCar race

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Vincent Jackson has been named the grand marshal for this month’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg IndyCar race.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Adam Levine took the perfect photo with a very nervous fan, via the 'Kane Show'

Adam Levine took the perfect photo with a very nervous fan, via the 'Kane Show'

A 10-year-old boy was a little nervous when he came face-to-face with his idol Adam Levine on Monday, but the Maroon 5 singer handled the encounter beautifully.
Updated: 3 hours ago
The sequel ‘Second Best’ Marigold Hotel lives up to title

The sequel ‘Second Best’ Marigold Hotel lives up to title

If you’re going to do a movie sequel that doesn’t quite measure up to the original and seems rather hurriedly cobbled together, well, OK. Many filmmakers have done the same.
Updated: 5 hours ago
‘Leviathan’ is a big, fat Russian metaphor of a film

‘Leviathan’ is a big, fat Russian metaphor of a film

Here it is, Mother Russia, in all its bloated, drunken, allegorical glory. “Leviathan” is a modern parable of an ancient state and caricatures and stereotypes as old as vodka itself.
Updated: 5 hours ago