What to do today
NFL History from Getty Images: Getty Images and the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts present 30 photographs illustrating some of the greatest moments in NFL history. You might want to enjoy the gallery before tourists descend for the big game. The opening reception is 6 tonight. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat. Exhibit runs through Feb. 28. Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, 200 N Tampa St., Tampa. (813) 221-2222. fmopa.org. $4 donation.
David Copperfield: An Intimate Evening of Grand Illusion: Copperfield once made the Statue of Liberty disappear, but fret not, all of our Tampa Bay landmarks will remain visible during this tour. Shows at 6 and 9 tonight and three performances Friday. Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, 777 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota. $43-$63. Toll-free (800) 826-9303. vanwezel.org.
Lingerie Fashion Show by Maison Rouge: Valentine's Day is fast approaching, so stop by and pick out something nice (or naughty) for your special someone. Or, if you're a single guy, just enjoy the show. 10 p.m. Push Ultra Lounge, 128 Third St. S, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 895-6400.
A River in the Desert: A play by Mark E. Leib about love, hate and the realities of war. Immediately following will be a talkback with the playwright, director and cast. If you haven't been, the Gorilla Theatre is a small, intimate space with plays you won't find at larger, corporate theaters. Reservations suggested. 7 p.m. 4419 N Hubert Ave., Tampa. Free, but donations appreciated. (813) 879-2914.
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