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Photo by Joey Clay Photography. The cast of Good People, at American Stage, includes (from left) Bonnie Agan, Britt Michael Gordon, Rebecca Dines and Vickie Daignault.

Photo by Joey Clay Photography. The cast of Good People, at American Stage, includes (from left) Bonnie Agan, Britt Michael Gordon, Rebecca Dines and Vickie Daignault.

Good People: Preview : Set in Southie, a Boston neighborhood where a night on the town means a few rounds of bingo and this month's paycheck covers last month's bills. Margie Walsh has just been let go from yet another job. Scrambling to catch a break, Margie thinks an old fling who's made it out of Southie might be her ticket to a fresh new start. Runs through Oct. 2. Pay what you can. 7 p.m., American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $39-$49. (727) 823-7529.

The Underpants: Preview Performance: Jobsite Theater's production of Steve Martin's farce about a couple's life twists resulting from her pants falling down in public during a parade. Runs through Oct. 2. 8 p.m., Shimberg Playhouse at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $28. (813) 229-7827.

Ales and Wild Tales: Florida Black Bear: Wildlife specialist Fred Bohler will discuss his encounters with Florida Black Bears while working with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission bear response team. 6 p.m., The Ale and The Witch, 111 Second Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 490-9190.

Folklore: This interview series of creative people in Tampa Bay introduces local artists, musicians, chefs, entrepreneurs and makers to those who are interested in hearing about their stories. Each event will feature two live interviews with locals from different backgrounds and light snacks. 6:30 p.m., Tempus Projects, 4636 N Florida Ave., Tampa. $5. (909) 333-6731.

Baroness: The British metal heroes perform alongside opener, Pallbearer. 7 p.m., State Theatre, 687 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $25. (727) 895-3045.

Swing Time Anniversary: Swing Time celebrates their 16th anniversary with a rock and roll swing dancing featuring music by Keith Jones and the Makeshifts. Come early for two free dance lessons. 8 p.m., Gulfport Casino, 5500 Shore Blvd. S, Gulfport. $12. (727) 893-1070.

Donovan: The '60s Scottish folk icon celebrates the 50th anniversary of Sunshine Superman with an intimate, solo-acoustic performance. 8 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $35-$48. (727) 791-7400.

KIDS AND FAMILY

$6 Admission Days: In celebration of the museum's sixth anniversary, everyone gets $6 admission through Sept. 30. 10 a.m., Glazer Children's Museum, 110 W Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa. $6. (813) 443-3861.

TO WATCH

Lucha Underground, 8 p.m., El Rey Network. Ready for more masked mayhem? The show returns with more over-the-top characters, intense rivalries and bone-crunching wrestling moves.

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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Sept. 7 09/06/16 [Last modified: Tuesday, September 6, 2016 12:50pm]
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