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Things to do in Tampa Bay for Feb. 19

Travis Tritt: The Grammy-winning country music artist behind hits like Help Me Hold On, Can I Trust You with My Heart, Foolish Pride and Best of Intentions plays tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $59-$79. (727) 791-7400.

Helios Jazz Orchestra: The 18-piece orchestra performs big band jazz music with vocalist Whitney James for the opening evening of the St. Petersburg Jazz Festival. Enjoy catered treats, cabaret seating and a full bar. It starts at 7 p.m. at NOVA 535, 535 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. N, St. Petersburg. $15. (727) 821-6682.

Jukebox the Ghost: The indie rock band, touring off their new album Safe Travels, plays with fellow Philadephia-turned-Brooklyn transplants Matt Pond PA at 8 p.m. at Crowbar, 1812 N 17th St., Tampa. $12-$15. (813) 241-8600.

Lindsey Stirling: Between her YouTube channel, social media outlets and strong word-of-mouth buzz, Stirling's electronic violin/dubstep style has gained legions of fans worldwide. She appeared as a finalist on America's Got Talent and performed more recently at video game convention E3. See her at 8 p.m. at the Straz Center, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $23.50. (813) 229-7827.

Brassy Broads of Broadway: Kathy Halenda comes to Sarasota for a limited engagement in this musical tribute to the larger-than-life ladies of American musical theater. She'll perform numbers from Hello, Dolly!, Cabaret, Annie Get Your Gun and more. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. at Florida Studio Theatre Goldstein Cabaret, 1241 N Palm Ave., Sarasota. $29-$32. (941) 366-9000.

TO WATCH

SEASON PREMIERE Body of Proof, 10 p.m., ABC A third season starts tonight. Every time Dana Delany sees how Desperate Housewives ended last year, she must laugh and laugh and laugh.

Smash, 10 p.m., NBC Julia and Tom aren't too happy when they learn they have to start working with someone new. As if partnering with those two is some kind of thrill ride.

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Things to do in Tampa Bay for Feb. 19 02/18/13 [Last modified: Monday, February 18, 2013 6:28pm]
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