Are you still afraid of Virginia Woolf?: This is the last week to catch this Edward Albee masterpiece, which closes Saturday. American Stage is now offering $20 off any ticket to Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? with the purchase of a ticket to Rent, which is playing now at Demens Landing. 7:30p.m., American Stage, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $29–$50 depending on day and time of performance. (727) 823-7529.
Looking for something a little cerebral Wednesday? Join Peter Kageyama, author of For the Love of Cities, for a discussion on how the human heart influences our communities and their social and economic development. 7:30 a.m., Jaeb Theater at the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $25, $20 Tampa Downtown Partnership member.
Have you heard of Carnifex? The name of this deathcore band from San Diego's name means "executioner" in Latin. How uplifting! They're performing Wednesday, along with Oceano, Tony Danza Tap Dance Extravaganza and Within the Ruins, starting at 6 p.m. at the State Theatre, 687 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $13. (727) 895-3045.
And of course there's the game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Chicago White Sox. Come to the ballpark on Wednesday to catch "The Legend of Sam Fuld." The game starts at 6:40 p.m., Tropicana Field, 1 Stadium Drive, St. Petersburg. (888) 326-7297.
Ready for Peabody's Brew Fest 2011? Try craft beers from the breweries of Blue Point, Magic Hat, Victory, Widmer Bros., Cold Storage and Kona while enjoying music, complimentary appetizers and prizes. Enter through The Palms. 7 p.m., Peabody's Billiards, 15333 Amberly Drive , Tampa. $7 in advance; $10 at the door. (813) 971-3255.