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SoundBytes: Dana Carvey, Rosie O'Donnell, Amy Schumer, Pusha T and more



-- Well, isn't this special? Dana Carvey is coming to Tampa! The Emmy-winning Saturday Night Live alum will bring his prodigious stable of impressions to the Tampa Theatre on March 7. Tickets are $49-$69, and they'll go on sale at noon Friday. Click here for details.

-- Also coming to the Tampa Theatre: Comedian Lily Tomlin on April 3. Tickets are $45-$85, and they'll go on sale at noon Friday. Click here.

-- Heck, as long as we're talking comedy, Amy Schumer is returning to the Straz Center in Tampa on Feb. 19. She's calling her forthcoming trek the "Inside Amy Schumer's Back Door Tour," which is probably a play on words or something; we can't figure it out. Tickets are $37.50-$45, and they'll go on sale Dec. 6. Click here.

-- And how's this for a surprising booking? Rosie O'Donnell is coming to the Tampa Improv on Feb. 7-9. Tickets are $30. Click here.

-- Even the Hard Rock is getting into the comedy game: The Cowhead Christmas Spectacular on Dec. 20 will feature comic Bert Kreischer screening his new documentary, Bert Kreischer: On The Road, followed by a taping of his podcast, Bertcast, then a performance by Pitbull Toddler. Click here for details.

-- Speaking of Saturday Night Live (as we were a few items ago): You might know Jim Breuer is coming to the Mahaffey Theater on Feb. 23. But did you also know he'll be at the Club at Treasure Island on Feb. 22? Tickets to that show are $35. Click here for details.

-- Speaking of the Club at Treasure Island: The Village People will headline their New Year's Eve party on Dec. 31. Tickets to the party are $75 (sorry, young man, if you're short on your dough). Click here.

-- Lebowski Fest is returning to Tampa! The next celebration of The Big Lebowski will take place Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 at the Orpheum, with live music and a movie screening. The traditional bowling tournament is Feb. 1 at University Lanes. Click here.

-- Sevendust is returning to the State Theatre in Tampa on Jan. 31. Tickets are $22-$25. Click here.

-- British group The Orwells will open for Arctic Monkeys at Jannus Live on Feb. 1.

-- Chicago rapper Kid Sister will open for Dev and Darnaa at Jannus Live on Dec. 14. Click here.

-- Two new hip-hop shows coming to the Orpheum in Ybor City: Nipsey Hussle (Feb. 1, tickets are $20-$100, click here) and Hopsin on March 7 ($20-$25, click here).

-- Acclaimed rapper and Kanye West signee Pusha T is coming to the Amphitheatre in Ybor City on Dec. 14. Tickets are $25. Click here.

-- Punk and metal fans can go ahead and mark Friday, July 25, 2014 on their calendar. That's when the Vans Warped Tour will make its annual pilgrimage to Vinoy Park in St. Petersburg. Click here.

-- Jay Cridlin, tbt*

[Last modified: Monday, December 2, 2013 4:56pm]


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