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Briefs: Brandon events calendar

Sometimes Henry Rollins sings, and sometimes he talks.

AP (1999)

Sometimes Henry Rollins sings, and sometimes he talks.

Today 26

Wine tasting: The Rolling Pin Kitchen Emporium is hosting a wine tasting of Boutique Wines' collection. Wine experts will be on hand to answer questions about the various fermented selections. Hors d'oeuvres will be served. 6 to 8:30 p.m.; Rolling Pin Kitchen Emporium, Brandon; $10. Call 653-2418.

Jazz: Tampa-based jazz group Trio Vibe will be in Brandon today and Saturday for two evenings of jazz infused with Latin, blues and more. The group, featuring vibraphonist Sam Koppelman, bassist Philip Booth and drummer Don Capone, will promote its latest album, (Almost) Live at Springs Theatre. 7 p.m., Della's After Dark, Brandon; free. Call 684-3354.

Saturday 27

Cinderella: Riverview High School pays homage to the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical Cinderella. The Riverview Little Theatre will feature a cast of local artists of various ages, including the Riverview High principal. The musical involves a girl who is forced to live with her wicked aunts and receives her chance at royalty when a prince falls in love with her at a magical ball. 2 p.m., Riverview High School, Riverview; $6 to $10. Call 928-9614.

Steve Harvey: You can hear him on his morning radio show on WBPT 95.7, and now you can see him live on his "Still Trippin' " tour. 8 p.m.; St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa; $43.50-$48.50. Call 301-6500.

Sunday 28

Cheech and Chong: The dynamic duo of Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong made quite a ripple in pop culture history. Tonight, the two will inspire a ripple of laughter in the bay area during the "Light up America" show. 8 p.m.; Carol Morsani Hall, Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, Tampa; $39.50. Call 229-7827.

Wednesday 1

The SouthShore Regional Library will host an art museum tour of a collection donated by John and Elizabeth Crawford. The event features 135 pieces on permanent display. 1 p.m., SouthShore Regional Library, Ruskin; free. Call 273-3652.

Thursday 2

The Rocky Horror Picture Show: The cult musical returns in all its glory to entertain and give the audience a chance to show off their inner Rocky. The 11 p.m. shows include audience participation. Outside props are not permitted. The show runs today to Nov. 1. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays, and 7:30 and 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Jaeb Theater, Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, Tampa; $31.50. Call 229-7827.

To submit an event for the calendar, send an e-mail to Joshua Neiderer at [email protected] or by fax to (813) 226-3381. Submissions should be sent at least two weeks before the event.

Monday 29

Henry Rollins: The well-known spoken-word artist returns to the area with more words to share with his "Recountdown 2008" show. 7:30 p.m.; Ferguson Hall, Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, Tampa; $26.50. Call 229-7827.

Briefs: Brandon events calendar 09/25/08 [Last modified: Thursday, September 25, 2008 4:32am]
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