3d Art — no glasses needed
An opening wine-and-cheese reception for the Progress Energy Art Gallery's exhibit "3D Art — No Glasses Needed" is from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the gallery, 6231 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. The show features sculptures and mixed media works by 13 artists. Hours are noon to 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays through May 28. Among the work is this untitled piece from Terry Kinderman's "The Blue Series," at right.
All-singing, all-dancing show: Sentimental Journey: A 1940's Musical Revue will be presented matinees and evenings through June 5 at the Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson. Dinner and show, $48; show only, $36.95, plus tax and tip; 12 and younger, $28.45 and $23.45. Call (727) 863-7949 in west Pasco; toll-free elsewhere at 1-888-655-7469.
Furious philatelic fight: The drama Mauritius, the story of a potentially valuable stamp collection and the five people vying to reap the windfall, will be presented at 8 p.m. today and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday by Hat Trick Theatre at the Eleanor Dempsey Performing Arts Center at Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School, 13651 Hays Road, Hudson. Adults, $16 at the door or $14 in advance; students and seniors, $11 at the door or $9 in advance. Call (727) 857-2604 or e-mail email@example.com.
Sweet serial killer sisters: The black comedy Arsenic and Old Lace will be presented at 8 p.m. today and Saturday, and at 2 p.m. Sunday at Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St., Tarpon Springs Tickets are $18 nonmembers, $16 members and $12 students. Call (727) 942-5605 or order online at tarponarts.org.
Laughs and tears: The musical Funny Girl will be at 8 p.m. today, Saturday and May 13 and 14 and 2 p.m. Sunday and May 15 at Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. Tickets are $15 adults, $8 students 17 and younger. Box office is open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and one hour before each show. Call (352) 683-5113.
Dance like Shrek: Sell's Broadway Dance Company concludes "One Step Closer to Broadway," a series of master class workshops presented by dancers from Broadway touring companies performing at Tampa Bay professional venues. The series features instructors from Shrek on Saturday. Intermediate sessions are from 9 to 10 a.m.; advanced sessions are from 10 to 11 a.m. Each session is $35 and is open to all dancers. The studio is at 7296 State Road 54, New Port Richey. Call (727) 376-2600 for reservations or pay fee at the door before class.
Especially for moms: Richey Community Orchestra will perform "Mother's Day Dinner Concert" at a dinner show at 1 p.m. Sunday at Spartan Manor, 6121 Massachusetts Ave., New Port Richey. Featured singer will be Busch Gardens performer and circus ring master John Wilson. Cash bar at 1 p.m., dinner at 1:30 p.m., show at 3 p.m. Dinner and show, $30, cash or checks only. Advance reservations required. Call (727) 919-3866.
New school's first show: Weeki Wachee High School Musical Theatre department will perform the musical Meet Me in St. Louis at 8 p.m. May 13 and 14 and 2 p.m. May 15 in the school auditorium, 12150 Vespa Way, Weeki Wachee. Tickets are $10 adults, $8 students, open seating, available online at www.edline.net/pages/HCSB_WWHS or at the door one hour before each show.