Tuesday, June 19, 2018
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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 28

The Pitmen Painters: Young American Night: Based on the true story of British miners who unexpectedly become art-world sensations. Through Aug. 14. Tickets for people ages 21-29 are reduced to $15, and get a drink voucher for the after party at Station House, where they can mingle with the cast, crew and American stage cast. 8 p.m., American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $39-$59. (727) 823-7529.

Bring It Live: Stars of the Lifetime series, Miss D and her Dancing Dolls hit the stage with a new competition storyline and action-packed finale. The audience can participate in live voting and a Q&A with the cast. 7:30 p.m., Carol Morsani Hall at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. Starting at $29.75. (813) 229-7827.

Florida Lyric Opera: The historic opera company reopens with a production of Gaetano Donizetti's Viva La Mamma, a farce about opera singers behaving badly and stage mothers behaving even worse. 8 p.m., The Space, 2106 W Main St., Tampa. $30. (813) 390-6835.

Summer Nights: Busch Gardens celebrates summer with extended hours, the Kinetix rock-fueled acrobatic show, fireworks and DJ dancing. The park remains open until midnight every Friday and Saturday night through out Summer Nights. Included with regular daily admission. 9:30 a.m., Busch Gardens, 10165 N McKinley Drive, Tampa. $99, $79 for ages 3-9. (888) 800-5447.

Boris: The Japanese outfit will perform their 2005 album Pink in its entirety. As a bonus, Earth opens the show. 7 p.m., The Orpheum, 1915 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. $18-$35. (813) 248-9500.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Carmike Summer Kid Series: Peanuts Movie: This summer movie series features older movies, but admission includes a small popcorn and a small drink. Also taking place at Sundial in St. Petersburg. 10 a.m., Royal Palm 20, 5125 26th St. E, Bradenton. $4. (941) 752-3796.

TO WATCH

Jeff Ross Presents Roast Battle, 10 p.m., Comedy Central. Funny folks actually compete in a war of insults. The host calls it " 'Fight Club' for comedians."

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Jobsite’s ‘Dancing at Lughnasa’ should be more gripping than it is

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Published: 06/19/18
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Like "a beer after a hockey fight," Canada Day hopes to promote friendship between fighting nations

TAMPA — As a Toronto native living in Tampa Palms, Bryan Grimsdale is not at all comfortable with the way political tensions are rising between Canada and the United States."I am a Canadian citizen but a resident alien. This is my home but that is my...
Published: 06/19/18
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for June 19

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for June 19

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Celebrate summer with these family friendly events

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Published: 06/18/18

Things to Do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting June 22

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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of June 18-24

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of June 18-24

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Irish boxer brings his dream to St. Petersburg

Irish boxer brings his dream to St. Petersburg

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Published: 06/15/18
Top things to do in Tampa Bay on June 16

Top things to do in Tampa Bay on June 16

Maroon 5: Three-time Grammy award-winning multiplatinum band hits the stage with opener Julia Michaels, a best new artist Grammy nominee and prodigious songwriter who contributed to a couple of new songs on Red Pill Blues. 8 p.m. Amalie Arena, 401 Ch...
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Irish boxer brings his dream to St. Petersburg. See the big fight on Saturday.

Irish boxer brings his dream to St. Petersburg. See the big fight on Saturday.

It's at the Coliseum.
Published: 06/15/18