Monday, December 11, 2017
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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Sept. 1

Jill Scott: The singer/songwriter, New York Times bestselling poet, actress and three-time Grammy Award winner's 2015 album Woman entered the Billboard chart at No. 1. 7:30 p.m., Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg. $70.50-$106.50. (727) 893-7832.

31: In a special sneak preview, see Rob Zombie's most recent horror thriller. Carnival workers are forced to partake in a violent game in which they must survive a 12-hour battle against sadistic clowns. 7 p.m., Sundial 19, 151 Second Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $15. (727) 502-9573.

April Macie: She may look sweet, but just wait until this comic opens her mouth and starts spouting her bawdy humor, talking about sex habits. A favorite in the bay area, she was a 2006 Last Comic Standing finalist and says she hopes to change the world by empowering women one crude joke at a time. 8:30 p.m., Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. $10-$16.50. (813) 960-1197.

Stuff The Bag Sale: All the clothing you stuff into a bag for $5. 10 a.m., CASA Community Center, 1011 First Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $5. (727) 895-4912 .

Footgolf : Join players at Largo Golf course to start a league in this game that combines soccer skills with golf course challenges 1 p.m., Largo Golf Course, 12500 Vonn Road, Largo. $15 per 18 hole round. (727) 518-3024.

ArtFlix: Modern Masters: Dali: A film series that features art-related documentaries and feature films. Traces the work and life of the surrealist master, Salvador Dali. 6 p.m., Dali Museum, 1 Dali Blvd. (Bayshore Drive SE and Fifth Avenue SE), St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 823-3767.

The Pirates of Penzance: This re-imagining of the G & S masterpiece takes place on a spaceship. 7 p.m., Freefall Theatre, 6099 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $21-$48. (727) 498-5205.

Peelander-Z : Donned in colorful costumes, the Japanese action comic punk band based in New York put on shows featuring tons of audience participation. 7 p.m., The Orpheum, 1915 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. $10-$13. (813) 248-9500.

Godfrey: In addition to having his own Comedy Central hour long special, he's appeared in Zoolander, 30 Rock and had a recurring role on Louie. 8 p.m., Improv Comedy Theater, 1600 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. $15-$17. (813) 864-4000.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Book Time at Brooker Creek: Program includes story related crafts, games and other hands-on activities. Best for ages 3 to 5. 10:30 a.m., Brooker Creek Preserve, 3940 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs. Free (registration required). (727) 453-6800.

TO WATCH

Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll, 10 p.m., FX. The dysfunctional band at the center just can't along. So it seems like a good time for Gigi (Elizabeth Gillies) to go in a new direction and Johnny (Denis Leary) to work on a solo project.

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