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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Oct. 15

NP_305820_FREE_lardogdate_1  The crowd settles down as the feature "Bolt" starts at the Doggie Date Night in Largo's Central Park. Families and their dogs enjoyed the mild weather Friday night.

NP_305820_FREE_lardogdate_1 The crowd settles down as the feature "Bolt" starts at the Doggie Date Night in Largo's Central Park. Families and their dogs enjoyed the mild weather Friday night.

Music and Movies in the Park: Sister Act: Bring a picnic and enjoy the water view. This week features Sister Act with music by Freelow. 6 p.m., North Straub Park, Fifth Avenue NE and Bayshore Drive, St. Petersburg. Free (donations appreciated). (727) 463-4612.

Bo Burnham: He's a comedian, singer-songwriter, musician, poet and actor whose performances are a blend of stand-up, music and theater. 8 p.m., Ferguson Hall at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $39.50. (813) 229-7827.

Piff the Magic Dragon: The magician/comedian was a standout on Penn & Teller: Fool Us, and has over 12 million hits on YouTube. He describes himself as "Larry David in a dragon suit performing jaw-dropping magic tricks." 8:30 p.m., Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. $18-$20. (813) 960-1197.

Say! What?: Co-produced by Erica Sutherlin and Fanni Green, this play reading series is designed to introduce little known plays and playwrights to a broader audience. This portion features Mothers and Sons by Terrence Mcnally. 7 p.m., Studio@620, 620 First Ave. S, St. Petersburg. Pay what you can at the door. (727) 895-6620.

Winery Dogs: The rock super group consists of singer-guitarist, Richie Kotzen, drummer Mike Portnoy and bassist Billy Sheehan. 7 p.m., State Theatre, 687 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $26.50-$30. (727) 895-3045.

John Cleese and Eric Idle: It may not be a full-on Monty Python reunion, but a third of the most influential sketch comedy troupe will perform sit-down comedy. 7:30 p.m., Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $59.50-$99.50. (727) 791-7400.

Lights Rise on Grace: Interracial couple Large and Grace put their relationship on hold when Large goes to prison, where he establishes a meaningful relationship with a fellow inmate. Through Oct. 25. 8 p.m., Stageworks Theatre, 1120 E Kennedy Blvd., Tampa. $30; $15 preview night Oct. 8; $40 opening night Oct. 9. (813) 374-2416.

Urban Bike Tour: Join a bike tour to review some of Tampa's greatest design supporting restaurants. $20. Irish 31, 1611 W Swann Ave., Tampa. (813) 250-0031. 5:45-9:20 p.m. today.

Architect Rob Rogers: Rob Roger's firm was recently selected as the winning team for their design of the new St. Pete Pier. Take a look at the award winning body of work and here about other non-Pier specific work. $5. Sunken Gardens, 1825 Fourth St. N, St. Petersburg. (727) 551-3102. 7 p.m. today.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Alvin and the Chipmunks Live!: The world famous chipmunk trio is joined by the "Chipettes" to present rock hits by One Direction, Maroon 5, Carly Rae Jepson and Elvis Presley. 7:30 p.m., Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg. $27.50-$57.50. (727) 893-7832.

TO WATCH

The Blacklist, 9 p.m., NBC. Let's just call it The Blacklist Road Show. This week, Red (James Spader) and Liz (Megan Boone) head for the Midwest in their ongoing quest to take down the Cabal and exonerate Liz.

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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Oct. 15 10/14/15 [Last modified: Wednesday, October 14, 2015 3:53pm]
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