Wednesday, January 17, 2018
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Things to do in Tampa Bay for Nov. 1

Michael Bublé: The Canadian crooner will bring his five-piece band to cover songs made famous by the likes of Frank Sinatra, Otis Redding, the Beatles and even Daft Punk. He'll also perform some of his own songs starting at 8 p.m. at the Tampa Bay Times Forum, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. $54.50–$115. (813) 301-2500.

Macbeth: Jobsite Theater's version of the Scottish play focuses on how the Macbeth and Macduff clans handle the temptation of ultimate power. The show opens tonight at 8 p.m. in the Shimberg Playhouse at the Straz Center, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $28. (813) 229-7827.

Mamma Mia!: The ultimate feel-good musical features ABBA's greatest hits, including Dancing Queen, S.O.S. and Super Trouper. See it at 5 and 9 p.m. at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $35–$75. (727) 791-7400.

Sleigh Bells: This pop party duo returns to the State Theatre with their new single Bitter Rivals. Concert starts at 8 p.m. at 687 Central Ave. in St. Petersburg. $22. (727) 895-3045.

Charlie Murphy: The Chappelle's Show writer and cast member has written and appeared in feature films like Norbit and appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live and Chelsea Lately. See him at 8 and 10:30 p.m. at the Improv Comedy Theater, 1600 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. $27. (813) 864-4000.

TO WATCH

MasterChef Junior, 8 p.m., Fox: It's the day after Halloween, but the scares keep coming. First up is the realization by a bunch of kids between 8 and 13 years old that hey, you don't always get a trophy when you don't win.

America's Next Top Model, 9 p.m., CW: The models hang upside down with bats for a photo shoot, but one guy in particular has a problem with the challenge. Well, they should have told you there was no Batman costume back in wardrobe.

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