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  1. 'America's Got Talent' to hold auditions in Tampa

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    America's Got Talent, but do you? The NBC reality series will hold auditions Nov. 2 at the Tampa Convention Center for Season 10. Competition is open to all ages and talents from opera singers to banjo players, tap dancers, fire breathers, knife jugglers and magicians. In the season finale last month, magician …

    TP_346419_JONE_TALENT_04 (OCTAVIO JONES | Times 11/12/2011, Tampa) America's Got Talent judge Nick Cannon(cq),center, belts out "Tampa Bay got talent" while surrounded by contestants during the taping of NBC's "America's Got Talent" promotional trailers. America's Got Talent contestants audition at the Tampa Bay Convention Center in hopes to win $1,000,000 during the competition on Saturday, November 12, 2011. [OCTAVIO JONES, Times]
  2. Top things to do in Tampa Bay Oct. 21

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    Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella: The Tony-winning Broadway musical from the creators of The Sound of Music puts a contemporary spin on the classic tale. It has the pumpkin, the glass slipper, favorite songs and surprising new twists and songs. Catch it at 7:30 p.m., Carol Morsani Hall at David A. …

     Paige Faure, Andy Jones and the Cinderella Broadway company.  Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella, coming to the Straz.
  3. Top things to do in Tampa Bay the week of Oct. 20-26

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    Spooky events: If you're not in Halloween mode yet, you're probably the only one. Most of the ghoulish fun is this week, including voodoo carnival extravaganza Guavaween on Saturday at Ybor's Cuban Club ($18-$125) and mega costume party Helloween 11 at Jackson's Bistro Bar on Friday ($20, $30 VIP). …

    TP_329945_ALLE_GUAVAWEEN (10/30/2010 Tampa)  (Left to Right) Two visiting Ghouls Cathy Donley, 75 and Marge Stajak, 81 from Long Island New York walk down the eerie streets of Ybor City during the Guavaween party festival Saturday evening.  The two Ghouls were visiting family and haunting the streets of Ybor City.
  4. Top things to do for Oct. 19

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    Lyle Lovett: The four-time Grammy winner blends country, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues in his typical fashion at 7 p.m., Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg. $39-$69. (727) 893-7832.

    BOLLATE, ITALY - JULY 21:  Singer Lyle Lovett of Lyle Lovett & His Accoustic Group performs at Villa Arconati on July 21, 2011 in Bollate, Italy.  (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)
  5. Top things to do for Oct. 18

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    Florida Orchestra: Pops in the Park Concert: Enjoy a picnic and a concert of familiar classics and popular favorites under the stars at the annual free orchestra concert at 7 p.m., Vinoy Park, 501 Fifth Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. Free admission, food and beverages available for purchase.

    Janice Clifton (left) and Ross Johnson both of St. Petersburg enjoy a picnic just before the Pops in the Park performance by the Florida Orchestra at Vinoy Park on Saturday, 10/19/2013. This was their third year at the event. They drank wine with their salad and spaghetti dinner.
  6. Top things to do for Oct. 17

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    Neapolitan Festival and Pagliacci: The St. Petersburg Opera's ninth season opens with a pairing of the famous Leoncavallo opera about a clown with a re-creation of an Italian village fair complete with Neapolitan folk songs, Italian arias and theatrical surprises at 7:30 p.m., Palladium Theater, 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. …