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Showcase | LunaFest

The eighth annual LunaFest, a film festival for women, is making its rounds and will stop in Tampa for the first time in the festival's history. Local producer Renee Warmack will screen her documentary Ten at the Top along with a dozen other films that are part of the tour. The event raises funds and promotes awareness of women's issues. All proceeds from the Tampa event go to the Breast Cancer Fund and Alpha House Tampa. 7 p.m. at Home Theatre Gallery, 3300 S Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa; $20 for general admission, $45 for VIP, which includes early admission as well as food and wine. Call (727) 403-5868.

10 Today

Concert: New York-based electronic music duo Ratatat take their upbeat poppy show to the Ritz in Ybor. 8 p.m., the Ritz Ybor, 1503 E Seventh Ave., Tampa; $21. Call (813) 247-2555.

Music festival: Rock music heavyweights Disturbed, Staind, Chevelle, Static X and Saliva combine forces for 98Rockfest. The event also features the Preshow Free Show, which showcases upcoming talent in the rock world. The Preshow starts at 2 p.m.; the main event begins at 6:30 p.m., St. Pete Times Forum, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa; $32.75 to $77.75. Call (813) 301-6500.

11 Saturday

Dance performance: Galumph for Kids combines acrobatics, visual effects, physical comedy and choreography. 7:30 p.m., Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, Ferguson Hall, Tampa; $19.50. Call (813) 229-7827.

Cabaret night: Plant City Entertainment Inc. community theater hosts Cabaret Night with a silent auction, snacks, desserts and drinks. Benefits Plant City Relay for Life. 6:30 p.m. Cornerstone Community Center, 315 N Collins St., Plant City; $10. Call (813) 752-0728.

12 Sunday

Piano concert: Howard Na performs as part of the University of South Florida College of Fine Arts Steinway Piano Series. Na will play works by Beethoven, Chopin, Scriabin and Brahms. 4 p.m., USF Music Recital Hall, 4202 E Fowler Ave., Tampa; $8 to $12. Call (813) 974-2323.

16 Thursday

Mixer: The Tampa Downtown Partnership presents Live After Five. Mix and mingle while enjoying live music outdoors and a full bar. 5:30 to 8 p.m., Poe Plaza, 201 N Franklin St. at Jackson Street, Tampa; Free. Call (813) 221-3686.

Showcase LunaFest

The eighth annual LunaFest, a film festival for women, is making its rounds and will stop in Tampa for the first time in the festival's history. Local producer Renee Warmack screens her documentary Ten at the Top in Tampa along with a dozen other films that are part of the tour. The event raises funds and promotes awareness for women's issues. All proceeds from the Tampa event go to the Breast Cancer Fund and Alpha House Tampa. 7 p.m. The event takes place at Home Theatre Gallery, 3300 S Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa; $20 for general admission, $45 for VIP which includes early admission as well as food and wine. Call 727-403-5868.

Hillsborough County events calendar 04/09/09 [Last modified: Thursday, April 9, 2009 4:30am]
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