Tuesday, May 22, 2018
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Things to do in south Pinellas County

25 Today

Madeira Beach Craft Festival: Madeira Way clears for a two-day juried craft showcase featuring works by crafters, a green market, exotic plants and gourmet food items. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. 15103 Madeira Way, Madeira Beach. (561) 746-6615.

Gem, Jewelry and Bead Show and Sale: Dealers from around the U.S. sell crystals, minerals, beads, gems and jewelry. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $4 good for all three days, 15 and younger free. Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. (727) 892-5202. stpete.org/coliseum.

Crafty Fest: The Black Out Weekend festival features an indie market with booths of eclectic art, craft, vintage and vinyl dealers. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. ARTpool Gallery, 2030 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. (727) 324-3878.

Yoga + Dalí: The vinyasa/ashtanga-based classes are held in the Community Room or Avant-Garden with views of the waterfront. Bring a mat and a towel. Noon-1:30 p.m. $15, $10 members. Dalí Museum, 1 Dali Blvd., St. Petersburg. (727) 823-3767.

Cirque du Soleil's Kooza: Cirque du Soleil brings its traveling Grand Chapiteau back to St. Petersburg for this circus-themed story of a loner. The show uses traditional circus elements such as clowns and acrobatics. Runs through Dec. 16. 1 p.m. $43.50-$143.50 adults; $33-$104.50 ages 2-12. Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg. Toll-free 1-800-450-1480.

A Doll's House: Henrik Ibsen's masterpiece questions the roles of men and women through the story of housewife Nora. Through Dec. 23. 3 p.m. $29 Wednesday matinees; $39 Tuesday-Thursday nights and Saturday-Sunday matinees; $49 Friday-Saturday nights; $20 student advance, $10 student rush. American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. (727) 823-7529. americanstage.org.

Black Nativity: This gospel production by [email protected] returns. Combining Langston Hughes' poetry with today's gospel music, Black Nativity celebrates the story of the Nativity in Scripture, verse, music and dance. 7 p.m. Free, but tickets must be picked up in advance at the box office. Palladium Theater, 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. (727) 895-6620. spcollege.edu/palladium.

Florida Orchestra Pops Magical Movie Music: Conductor Jeff Tyzik leads a program filled with music from silver screen classics and more recent blockbusters, including Casablanca, Gone with the Wind, Ben Hur, Pink Panther, Dr. Zhivago, Rocky, Star Wars, Raiders of the Lost Ark, E.T., Harry Potter and more. 7:30 p.m. $15-$45. Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. (727) 791-7400. rutheckerdhall.com.

26 Monday

Hearing Health Seminar: Dr. Robert Morrison will talk about hearing problems and what solutions are available. Topics of discussion will include signs of hearing loss, common hearing issues, what to look for in a hearing health care professional, new hearing technology, communication strategies and hearing protection. 2 p.m. Free. Freedom Square, 7800 Liberty Lane, Seminole. (727) 393-3775.

27 Tuesday

Diabetes and Kidney Disease Clinic: Dr. Lynn Matcha will discuss the myths and facts about diabetes and high blood pressure. 6-7:30 p.m. Free. Enoch Davis Center, 1111 18th Ave. S, St. Petersburg. (727) 893-7134.

Tampa Bay International Film Festival Global Film Initiative: Tampa Bay International Film Festival presents an ongoing monthly series of internationally acclaimed films harvested from the Global Film Initiative catalog. This portion features Rajesh Shera's Ocean Of An Old Man, filmed in Hindi with English subtitles. In the film set in the aftermath of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, an elderly British teacher struggles to run a small school despite the loss of many of the islands' children to the recent tragedy. 7 p.m. $8, $5 students with ID. [email protected], 620 First Ave. S, St. Petersburg. (727) 599-5137. thestudioat620.org.

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