ST. PETERSBURG — The first time Hal Hammer Jr. and his salt-washed buddies played the blues on a barge in Riviera Bay, some 40 curious neighbors floated out to watch — not many more than your average Labor Day block party.
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What is the cost of not acting on your dreams? The two people featured here, each of whom founded Tampa theater companies, don't have to ask themselves that question.
Here's one way to look at the supernova career of Chris Brown, who performs at Tampa's MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre on Friday.
So much is happening in the Tampa Bay regional arts scene we forget that farther south, Sarasota remains the matriarch of the arts on Florida's west coast where the Ringling complex of museums and performing arts stages rules.
By now I'm in heaven, at least as close as I wish to be for a while.
Today we bring you the 13th annual preview of exhibitions at our regional museums. These are shows that make appearances for a limited time, unlike permanent collections that are on view all the time. Each of the museums listed here has a unique mission, and the special exhibitions are designed to reinforce and enhance …
A Walk in the Woods isn't always the wilderness hijinks comedy that trailers are selling, with pratfalls by stunt men hiding their faces so maybe we'll believe that's really Robert Redford and Nick Nolte taking lumps.
Meet our nation's girl on the side, as she describes the title of Mistress America, a fictional short story that perhaps shouldn't be written, in a movie that gloriously is.