Make us your home page
Instagram
Things to do Things to Do
 Today's TipSheet

Things to do in Tampa Bay for April 21

Tracy Morgan: This controversial comic's show is not for the faint of heart. The actor and comedian is best known for his eight seasons as a cast member on Saturday Night Live as well as the role of Tracy Jordan on 30 Rock. See him at 8 p.m. at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, 5223 N Orient Road, Tampa. $55-$65. (813) 627-7625.

Dance Theatre of Harlem: The troupe is back on tour after an eight-year hiatus, showcasing an eclectic evening of ballet featuring Gloria, Black Swan, Return and Agon. Curtain is at 4 p.m. in Carol Morsani Hall at the Straz Center in Tampa. $29.50. (813) 229-7827.

R5: The teen pop-rocker brothers include Ross Lynch of Disney's Austin & Ally and Riker Lynch of Glee, but they seem to fashion themselves as more rockers than teenyboppers, naming their two albums Ready Set Rock and Loud. The concert starts at 6:30 p.m. at the Palladium Theater, 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $22.50-$29.50. (727) 822-3590.

Curren$y: The rapper is known for tracks like Jet Life and Where da Cash At and recently released the mixtape New Jet City featuring French Montana and Rick Ross, as well as Wild Splash performers Juvenile and Juicy J. See him at 6 p.m. at the Amphitheatre, 1609 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. $20. (813) 873-8368.

When the World Was Green (A Chef's Fable): See the final performance of this challenging play about a former chef being interviewed while in prison. The show starts at 3 p.m. at American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $39. (727) 823-7529.

TO WATCH

All the President's Men Revisited, 8 p.m., Discovery Robert Redford narrates a look back at a time when people apparently were still shocked by things like the crazy way Nixon resigned from office. Imagine the whole Watergate thing in the age of Twitter!

SERIES PREMIERE Dog and Beth: On the Hunt, 8 p.m., CMT Dog the Bounty Hunter put his tracking skills to use and got his family a new show on a different network. Who needs ratings when you have acquisition talents like that?

More to explore

Find kid-friendly events at tampabay.com/things-to-do.

Things to do in Tampa Bay for April 21 04/19/13 [Last modified: Friday, April 19, 2013 4:21pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Oct. 20

    Events

    Tim McGraw and Faith Hill: It's been 20 years since the country music star couple started touring together, first on McGraw's solo tours and then on their record-breaking Soul2Soul tours. Now, ten years after the last Soul2Soul tour they're back on the road with opener, LoCash. 7:30 p.m., Amalie Arena, 401 …

    Handout photo of Tim McGraw and Faith Hill performing in New Orleans on their 2017 Soul2Soul World Tour. Credit: Becky Fluke
  2. Dia de los Muertos celebration in Dunedin canceled this year by hurricane

    Events

    Chalk up one more closure to Hurricane Irma: The huge Dia de los Muertos Fiesta originally planned for Saturday in Dunedin has been scrapped for what would have been its 25th year.

    At last year’s Dia de los Muertos, Casa Tina owner Tina Marie Avila (crouching) shows her “Ofrenda,” or Day of the Dead alter. What would have been the 25th annual Dia de los Muertos Fiesta on Saturday had to be canceled this year because of Hurricane Irma. The folk festival will be back next year.
JIM DAMASKE   |   Times (2016)
  3. 'Only the Brave' honors sacrifice of front line firefighters amid California wildfires

    Movies

    No one knew that the release date for the forest firefighting movie Only the Brave' would coincide with one of the most destructive wildfires in California history.

    Brendan McDonough (Miles Teller), Chris MacKenzie (Taylor Kitsch), plan to do the backburn at the Chiricahua Mtn. fireline in  ONLY THE BRAVE. (Columbia Pictures)
  4. 'The Snowman' has a star-studded cast based on a blockbuster murder novel, but it's a mess

    Movies

    Mr. Alfredson, you could have saved it. We gave you all the tools — a star-studded cast, a blockbuster best-selling Scandinavian murder novel by Jo Nesbo, and three time Oscar winning editor Thelma Schoonmaker. So why is The Snowman such a jumbled nonsensical mess?

    Michael Fassbender in "The Snowman." (Universal Pictures)  1213107
  5. Find every new Shine festival mural in St. Petersburg with this map and photos

    Visual Arts

    The leaves don't really change in Florida, but go outside and it's clearly that time of year when St. Petersburg's walls get a little more colorful.

    There are 14 new murals up in St. Petersburg for the Shine Mural Festival. [Eve Edelheit | Staff]