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Get out and about in North Tampa

Friday

'Cinderella': Carrollwood Players Theatre By Young People presents the British pantomime version of the fairy tale at 8 p.m. at the Carrollwood Playhouse, 4335 Gunn Highway, and again at 8 p.m. Saturday. $15. Call (813) 265-4000 or visit online at carrollwoodplayers.com.

Lots of laughs: Comedian Flip Schultz performs at 8 and 10 p.m. at Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway. Also at 6, 8 and 10 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. Sunday. For ticket info, call (813) 960-1197 or visit online at sidesplitterscomedy.com.

Rock show: Hot Tuna Electric plays with Patrick Sweany at 8 p.m. at Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road. $30-35. Must be 21 or accompanied by a parent. Call toll-free, 1-800-594-8499.

Saturday

Folk rock: Halcyon plays with Karmic Tattoo at 8 p.m. at Skipper's, 910 Skipper Road. Must be 21 or accompanied by a parent. $12. Call toll-free, 1-800-594-8499.

Sunday

WMNF Groove Fest: WMNF presents its first Groove Fest, featuring the bands Cope, Burnin' Smyrnans, Earth Bombs Mars, Middle Rhythm Session, Shak Nasti and Soulshine at 4 p.m. at Skipper's, 910 Skipper Road. $10-$15. Must be 21 or accompanied by a parent. Call (813) 238-8001.

Tuesday

Skipper's got the blues: John Hancock and Billy Carr play at 8 p.m. at Skipper's, 910 Skipper Road. Must be 21 or accompanied by a parent. $5. Call toll-free, 1-800-594-8499.

Wednesday

A band for beginners: Learn more about the chance to play in a band for adults who are beginning musicians at 10 a.m. at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, 4537 Lowell Road. Band classes will begin Sept. 16 and the program costs $50-$55. Call (813) 269-1310.

Live jazz: Don Capone and Chuck Berlin, 7-10 p.m. Wednesdays at Lenny's Cafe, 1908 56th St., Temple Terrace. Call (813) 984-7884.

Ongoing

Local art: Art by Tampa artist Terry Klaaren is on display 10 a.m.-3 p.m. weekdays and 1-5 p.m. weekends through December in the education room at the Audubon Resource Center at Lettuce Lake Park, 6920 E Fletcher Ave. E-mail ARCatthePark@yahoo.com.

E-mail information to northtampa@sptimes.com; mail to St. Petersburg Times,14358-B N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33618; fax to (813) 269-5310; or call (813) 269-5316 two weeks before the event.

Get out and about in North Tampa 08/27/09 [Last modified: Thursday, August 27, 2009 12:23pm]

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