Wednesday, December 13, 2017
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Things to do in Tampa Bay on June 2

Peter Frampton: The rock musician known for hits like Baby, I Love Your Way and Show Me the Way comes to Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater on his Guitar Circus Tour. Five-time Grammy-winning blues musician Robert Cray opens. Show begins at 7:30 p.m. $49.50-$99. (727) 791-7400.

Summer Classic Movie Series: All summer long, Tampa Theatre will show classic Hollywood movies, along with a couple of modern titles. The series opener features the 75th anniversary screening of The Adventures of Robin Hood, the 1938 film with Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland and Claude Rains. Movie starts at 3 p.m. at 711 Franklin St., Tampa. $9; $7 members. (813) 274-8982.

Ariadne auf Naxos: Mark Sforzini directs this St. Petersburg Opera production about the richest man in Vienna who goes to great lengths to host an incredible party, with music by Richard Strauss. Sung in German with English supertitles, at 2 p.m. at the Palladium Theater, 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $21.50-$64.50. (727) 822-3590

Doubt: A Bronx school principal takes matters into her own hands when she suspects a priest is having improper relations with one of the male students. See it at 2 p.m. at St. Petersburg City Theatre, 4025 31st St. S, St. Petersburg. $22, $10 students. (727) 866-1973.

Last chance for 'Sandstorm:' Today is the last day you will be able to ride Busch Gardens' six-armed spinner ride before it's removed to make way for a big ride that will be announced June 11. The park opens at 9:30 a.m. at 3605 Bougainvillea Ave., Tampa. $80, $72 ages 3-9. (813) 987-5600.

TO WATCH

SEASON PREMIERE The Killing, 8 p.m., AMC Ironically, this show focuses more on dead people than the network's hit The Walking Dead. Makes a little less sense, though.

SERIES PREMIERE Princesses: Long Island, 9 p.m., Bravo Jewish-American brats live at home and want to get married. It's like Downtown Abbey in Great Neck.

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