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Photo by Allison Lynn Photography. (From left) Kelly Pekar plays Clara, with Nick Lerew as Fabrizio and Melissa Minyard as Margaret, in Freefall Theatre's The Light in the Piazza.

Photo by Allison Lynn Photography. (From left) Kelly Pekar plays Clara, with Nick Lerew as Fabrizio and Melissa Minyard as Margaret, in Freefall Theatre's The Light in the Piazza.

The Light in the Piazza: This romantic contemporary musical follows Margaret and her daughter Clara on their visit to Florence in the summer of 1953. When Clara meets a handsome Florentine, Margaret attempts to shield her from the outside world and it becomes clear, not everything is as it seems. Through July 10. 2 and 7 p.m., Freefall Theatre, 6099 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $20-$48. (727) 498-5205.

Summer Classic Movie Series : Raiders of the Lost Ark: All summer long, Tampa Theatre will show classic Hollywood movies. 3 p.m., Tampa Theatre, 711 Franklin St., Tampa. $10, $8 members. (813) 274-8982.

Evolution Sundays: Watermat: The beachside venue hosts a variety of DJs to get the party started. Known for hits like Frequency and Bullit. 11 a.m., Shephard's Beach Resort, 619 S Gulfview Blvd., Clearwater Beach. $7-$12. (727) 442-5107.

Dad Eats Free: Fathers get a free entree or appetizer with the purchase of an entree, appetizer or kids meal. 11 a.m., GameTime, 1600 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. Free. (813) 241-9675.

Tampa Bay Rays: vs. Giants: It's Family Fun Day and kids get to run the bases at a post game DJ Kitty dance party with mascot appearances. 1:10 p.m., Tropicana Field, 1 Tropicana Drive, St. Petersburg. Ticket prices vary by game. Toll-free 1-888-326-7297.

Cabaret: M.A.D. Theatre's production of the legendary musical that focuses on 1930s Berlin's nightclub scene. Don your glad rags and arrive an hour early for a Pre-Show Vintage Soiree in the lobby bar featuring a '20s-inspired soundtrack and dancing. 2 p.m., Shimberg Playhouse at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $25, $35 very limited VIP onstage table seating. (813) 229-7827.

The Iceman Cometh: Tampa Rep presents Eugene O'Neill's masterpiece about hope and alienation that follows Hickey, the traveling salesman who brings unsolicited advice to the denizens of Harry Hope's saloon and rooming house. Through July 3. 3 p.m., University of South Florida Theatre Center Studio Theater (TAR 120), 3837 USF W Holly Dive, Tampa. $20, $15 students, military and seniors.

A Tale of Two Cities: Talkback after the performance: The one-man comedy recreates Dickens' story with a drag queen who discovers a baby on his doorstep. 3 p.m., American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $39-$49. (727) 823-7529.

Shana Moulton: Journeys out of the Body: The media artist will discuss her work that is currently on display in her first solo museum show. 3 p.m., Museum of Fine Arts, 255 Beach Drive NE, St. Petersburg. $17, $15 seniors and military, $10 students with college ID, kids 6 and younger free. $5 after 5 p.m. Thursdays. (727) 896-2667.

Pity Sex: An indie punk four-piece band based out of Ann Arbor. PWR BTTM and Petal open. 8 p.m., New World Brewery, 1313 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. $13. (813) 248-4969.

KIDS AND FAMILY

National Week of Making: In conjunction with the celebration at the White House, the Museum encourages children to spark creativity and highlight innovation. Included with admission. 1 p.m., Glazer Children's Museum, 110 W Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa. $15, $12.50 military/seniors, $9.50 children, under 1 free. (813) 443-3861.

TO WATCH

SEASON PREMIERE, The Jim Gaffigan Show, 10 p.m., TV Land. Brace yourself for one big batch of parental and professional neuroses. The show kicks off its second season with back-to-back episodes.

MORE TO EXPLORE

Find more Father's Day events tampabay.com/things-to-do.

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for June 19 06/17/16 [Last modified: Friday, June 17, 2016 11:44am]
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