Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Events

Art exhibits and performing arts on the North Suncoast

On stage

Tickets to the shows: Season tickets are on sale for Live Oak Theatre's 2016-2017 season, which will feature Peter Pan (including dessert) on Nov. 4, 5, 11 and 12; the Merry Medieval Madrigal Feast, (dinner and dessert), on Dec. 9, 10, 16 and 17; and Wizard of Oz (desert) on March 31 and April 1, 7 and 8. All Live Oak Theatre productions are family-friendly and star adults and youth who are cast in age-appropriate roles. Friday performances are at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday performances are at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. A limited number of adult season tickets for all three productions are $50. Season tickets for children 13 and under are $20 when purchased with an adult season ticket. For information, call (352) 593-0027.

Bibbidi-bobbidi-boo: Tarpon Arts and the Gilbert and Sullivan Players will present Cinderella at 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and Aug. 6 and 7 at the Tarpon Springs Cultural Center, 101 South Pinellas Ave., Tarpon Springs. Tickets are $12, or $6 for Tarpon Arts members and students. For information, visit tarponarts.org.

Shakespeare: Tarpon Arts will present William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 12 and 13 and 2 p.m. Aug. 14 at the Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St., Tarpon Springs. Tickets are $18, or $14 for Tarpon Arts members and students. For information, visit tarponarts.org.

'Legally Blonde, Jr.': Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill, will present Legally Blonde, Jr. at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays Aug. 12-21. For information, call (352) 683-5113, send email to [email protected] or visit stagewestflorida.com.

Sinatra and his songs: My Way: A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra continues with Thursday matinees and weekend shows through Aug. 14 at the Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson. Dinner and show, $49.50, plus tax and tip. Children's and group rates available. Call (727) 863-7949 or visit showpalace.net.

Art events

Mixed medium art: Art by Edison Reaves is on display until Aug. 1 in the Susan Dillinger Art Gallery on the first floor of New Port Richey City Hall, 5919 Main St. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Free. For information, call Judy Meyers at (727) 853-1021.

Art exhibit: The seventh annual Faculty and Staff Summer Art Show will be on display through Aug. 3 in the Rao Musunuru M.D. Art Gallery at the Pasco-Hernando State College West Campus, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. For information, call (727) 847-2727.

More art on display: Art by Aaron M. Corbitt, a figurative and portraiture artist, will be on display at Bug's Splatter Gallery, 5718 Sixth St., Zephyrhills, through Oct. 22. The work will include, but is not limited to, nudes. An opening reception will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, at which the band Weather for Strangers will perform. Regular gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. For information, call (217) 341-0274.

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