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Things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 17

Rock of Ages: A mix of rocking '80s tunes including Don't Stop Believin', We Built This City, and The Final Countdown score the story of a small town girl who meets a big city rocker in this musical. Show starts at 8 p.m. at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $35-$150. (727) 791-7400.

Dom Irrera: You've seen the comedian on Comedy Central's Top 100 Comedians of All Time, Seinfeld, The King of Queens and more. He brings his act to Tampa at 8 and 10:15 p.m. at Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. $16-$20. (813) 960-1197.

The Hound of the Baskervilles: A deranged killer is on the loose and Sherlock Holmes and Watson must uncover an ancient family curse in this most celebrated Sherlock story. See it at 8 p.m. in the Shimberg Playhouse at the Straz Center, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $28. (813) 229-7827.

Jamey Johnson: The notoriously bearded country star has produced lots of hits and the platinum-selling album That Lonesome Song. Concert starts at 8 p.m. at the Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg. $29.50-$49.50. (727) 893-7832.

TO WATCH

Blue Bloods, 10 p.m., CBS Danny suspects post-traumatic stress disorder in the case of a Marine who's gone on the run after beating his wife and kidnapping his son. Ya think?

Real Time With Bill Maher, 10 p.m., HBO After a few weeks off, Bill is back, and not a moment too soon. We bet he won't have anything to say about Gov. Chris Christie and that whole George Washington Bridge scandal.

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Things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 17 01/16/14 [Last modified: Thursday, January 16, 2014 11:03am]
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