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On your radar: A memoir workshop, a job and career fair and Dudu Fisher at the Straz

Dudu Fisher: The Israeli performer is best known throughout the world for his portrayal of Jean Valjean in Les Miserables. The cantor performs at 8 p.m. at the Straz Center in Tampa. $32.50–$75. (813) 229-7827.

Memoir Workshop with Margo Hammond: Hammond conducts a workshop using specific Dali paintings and writings as catalysts for memoir writing. It begins at 10:30 a.m. at the Dali Museum in St. Petersburg. $65, $55 members. (727) 823-3767.

Tampa Bay Job and Career Fair: Meet with representatives from area companies with immediate employment needs in all skill levels. Also, several of the area's top schools, universities and vocational/technical institutes will be on hand. Doors open at 10 a.m. at the Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 893-8523.

Paul Dorrell Art Talk: The gallery owner, art consultant and author of Living the Artist's Life, Updated and Revised will speak on topics ranging from how to approach galleries and work with collectors to overcoming rejection and breaking out as a professional artist. It's at 7 p.m. at Morean Arts Center, 719 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 822-7872.

To watch

Series premiere; The Carrie Diaries, 8 p.m., CW: It's Sex and the City, but with Carrie Bradshaw as a teenager who loses her mother and one day will grow up, move to New York, become a column writer and only then wallow in self-pity.

Series premiere; Continuum, 8 p.m., SyFy: A cop from 2077 must travel to present-day Vancouver to locate eight terrorists who escaped from prison just before their executions. We hope she runs into Scully and Mulder from The X-Files and asks them for help.

On your radar: A memoir workshop, a job and career fair and Dudu Fisher at the Straz 01/14/13 [Last modified: Tuesday, January 15, 2013 7:02am]
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