Sunday, September 23, 2018
Events

Things to Do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting Oct. 28

Festivals

Celebrating wildlife: The annual Florida Agriculture and Wildlife Expo will be from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Brooksville-Tampa Bay Regional Airport on Runway Drive, south of Brooksville. New this year will be a farmers market each day. Other highlights will include livestock events, a barbecue cook-off, a car show, a rescue dog show and costume contest, rides, games, food and daily entertainment. There will be a country-western dance on Saturday. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for children ages 6 to 12 and free for children ages 5 and younger. For details, visit fawexpo.org.

On stage

Feed me!: Seymour Krelborn discovers a new, carnivorous breed of plant life as Little Shop of Horrors continues through Sunday at Dreamhouse Theatre, 1840 Oak Grove Blvd., Wesley Chapel. Audrey II, the R&B-singing carnivore plant, promises Seymour fortune and fame — as long as he keeps feeding her. Shows are at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and at 3 p.m. Sundays. Tickets are $20.86. Call (813) 997-7146. dreamhousetheatre.com.

Marvelous musical: The Off-Broadway hit The Marvelous Wonderettes continues with matinees and evening shows through Nov. 13 at the Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson. Songs include Lollipop, Dream Lover, Stupid Cupid and Lipstick on Your Collar. Tickets are $50.50 for dinner and show, $39.45 for show only; $25.95 and $20.95, respectively, for children 11 and younger. Call (727) 863-7949 or online at showpalace.net.

Sister act: Women on the Move: The Story of the Benedictine Sisters of Florida, a student-written play, will be presented at 7 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the new black-box theater at Saint Leo University, 33701 State Road 52, St. Leo. Tickets are $10. For reservations, send email to [email protected] or call toll-free 1-800-334-5532.

Music

Uplifting music: Eluv will perform in concert at 7 p.m. Friday at the Tarpon Springs Heritage Museum, 100 Beekman Lane, Tarpon Springs. Tickets are $16; $15 for groups of 10 and more, and $14 for members and students. Call (727) 937-0686 or visit tarponarts.org.

Singing for humanity: Artists for Humanity will present "It's a Grand Night for Singing" at 7 p.m. Friday at San Antonio Community Church, 31251 State Road 52, San Antonio. Area musicians will join together to share their talents to benefit the community. Proceeds will go to Habitat for Humanity and Cornerstone Center for Women. During intermission, there will be desserts, coffee and a silent auction. Proceeds from the silent auction will go toward playground equipment at San Antonio City Park. Tickets are $20. Call (813) 588-4058.

Art events

STEMworks reception: The community is invited to the opening reception from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 2 for the STEMworks exhibit at Pasco-Hernando State College's Rao Musunuru M.D. Art Gallery, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. Presented by PHSC manufacturing, welding, engineering technology, and drafting and design students, alumni, faculty and industry partners. The exhibit will continue through Dec. 13. Call (727) 816-3231.

Curtain call

Tin Pan Alley Productions 2016-17 season auditions: The company presents musical revues and is seeking singers who move well. Those interested in auditioning must schedule an appointment and be auditioned by Nov. 5. Shows include A Christmas Spectacular, Hooray for Hollywood, I Love the Nightlife disco revue, Let the Good Times Roll (1950s, '60s) and A Celebration of the Music of the Beatles. All productions are at King of Kings Lutheran Church, 10337 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Call (727) 207-8496 for an audition appointment.

Look ahead

Through Santa's eyes: The Boots of St. Nick will be presented at 7 p.m. Nov. 4 in the Trinity Meeting Center, 7813 Mitchell Blvd Suite 106, New Port Richey. The show offers a unique view of Christmas and reveals the "big secret" that may not be suitable for small children. The show is written by a 48-year veteran Santa and gives advice and input from a number of long-term Santas. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Look for the show on Facebook or purchase tickets at trinitymeetingcenter.com.

Opa!: The 32nd annual Greek American Festival will be Nov. 3-6 at St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 9426 Little Road, New Port Richey. The three-day event features music, food, vendors, a dance, pony rides and other activities. Call (727) 967-9584 or send email to [email protected]

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