Make us your home page
Instagram

Things to do in Pasco County

Christopoulos-
Lekkas

Christopoulos- Lekkas

Our picks

An evening with the author: L.L. Dahl-Jensen, a local novelist, discusses her new book Rita, Rita from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Downtown New Port Richey Art Gallery, 6231 Grand Blvd. (727) 848-6500.

Friday Flix: Film lovers gather at 8 p.m. Fridays for a movie at the New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St. Some refreshments are provided and attendees are invited to bring more of their own. This week's film is Lion in Winter. (727) 853-1279.

Poetry reading: An open mic poetry reading is from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Jan. 31 at the Downtown New Port Richey Art Gallery, 6231 Grand Blvd. The night also features a performance of a one-act play by local playwright and author Ralph Annan. Attendees and aspiring poets are encouraged to bring their own poetry or other poetry that is meaningful to them or relevant to the January exhibition theme, "Peace and Quiet." To RSVP, email nprgallery@ aol.com or call (727) 848-6500.

On stage

Dial M for Murder: This thriller had a highly successful run on Broadway and is on stage at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Tarpon Springs Cultural Center, 101 S Pinellas Ave. The play is about Tony, who married his wife, Margot, for her money and plans to murder her for it, too. Tickets are $16, or $14 for members and students. (727) 942-5605 or tarponarts.org.

One-act plays: The Gypsy Stage Repertory Company performs "Mere Mortals," six one-act comedies, at 2 p.m. Sunday at the New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St. $10 is the recommended donation. (727) 853-1279.

Barrel of laughs: Former Saturday Night Live cast member Joe Piscopo's performance, an eclectic mix of songs, jokes and surprises, begins at 3 p.m. Sunday at Palace Grand, 275 Della Court, Spring Hill. $45. (352) 688-3390 or palacegrand.com.

Art offerings

The Horio: Work by Tarpon Springs photographer Beeba Christopoulos-Lekkas is on display in an exhibit called "The Horio: Greek Life in Tarpon Springs" at the Center for Gulf Coast Folklife in the Tarpon Springs Cultural Center, 101 S Pinellas Ave. The photography is an insider's view of poignant and exquisite moments in the daily life of the Greek community. The exhibit runs through April 5. (727) 942-5605.

Art: A "Peace and Quiet"-themed art exhibition is open through Feb. 1 at the Downtown New Port Richey Art Gallery, 6231 Grand Blvd. The featured group of artists is the Pastel Society of Tampa Bay. Also on display is student artwork from the Harry Schwettman Education Center in New Port Richey. The exhibition is through Feb. 1. Gallery hours are noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. (727) 848-6500.

Things to do in Pasco County 01/20/14 [Last modified: Monday, January 20, 2014 7:13pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. The 'Total Eclipse' song from the '80s you never knew you loved

    Blogs

    Depending on when you read this, you are eagerly awaiting the eclipse or have seen all the commotion come and go for the first total solar eclipse across America since 1918. Without any doubts, sometime today you will probably have a chance to hear Bonnie Tyler's Total Eclipse Of The Heart, but here at Stuck in …

  2. Hollywood lost a serious filmmaker in Jerry Lewis

    Movies

    The day the clown died, Hollywood lost a serious filmmaker in Jerry Lewis.

    Jerry Lewis in 2005. Lewis, the comedian and filmmaker who was adored by many, disdained by others, but unquestionably a defining figure of American entertainment in the 20th century, died on the morning of Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, at his home in Las Vegas. He was 91 (New York Times)
  3. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Aug. 22

    Events

    Gulfport Tuesday Fresh Market: With live music, vegetables, fruit, baked goods, herbs, teas, plants, crafts and handmade jewelry. 9 a.m., Gulfport, along Beach Boulevard, Gulfport. Free. (727) 902-2326.

    SP_347707_KEEL_NAYMARKETS_SCOTT KEELER (12/20/2011 GULFPORT) 1. Shoppers choose various produce items recently at the Gulfport Fresh Market. The market is held on Tuesday mornings.      TIMES PHOTO SCOTT KEELER
  4. My plan for the #solareclipse at 2:51 pm today

    Blogs

    "Marion, don't look at it. Shut your eyes, Marion. Don't look at it, no matter what happens!"

  5. From the food editor: 'MasterChef' winner Shaun O'Neale talks cooking at Epcot's International Food and Wine Festival

    Cooking

    There are certain reliable signs that fall is on the way. Nothing in the weather department, of course, but other markers that usher in the celebratory final months of the year. One of those things is the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival, which happens annually in Orlando, seemingly longer and more jam-packed …

    Shaun O'Neale, a self-taught chef who won the 7th season of 'MasterChef' and has ties to Tampa. He'll be cooking at the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival on Sept. 3.