Monday, April 23, 2018
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Ticket window: Martina McBride, Paul Anka, Second City's Completely Unbiased Political Revue

Tickets for the following events go on sale this week:

Paul Anka, 7 p.m. March 12 at Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, $55-$118.75, on sale at noon Saturday at the box office, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, or by calling (727) 791-7400.

Martina McBride, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 9 at Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, $45-$85, on sale at noon Friday at the box office.

Unelectable You: The Second City's Completely Unbiased Political Revue, 8 p.m. Sept. 25 at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, Tampa, $35-$45, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at strazcenter.org, and at noon Friday at the box office, 1010 N MacInnes Place, or by calling (813) 229-7827.

Gallagher, 8 p.m. Feb. 3 at Capitol Theatre, Clearwater, $30-$100, on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Ruth Eckerd Hall box office.

Fab Faux, 8 p.m. March 4 at Capitol Theatre, Clearwater, $58-$63, on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Ruth Eckerd Hall box office.

America and Three Dog Night, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 17 at Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, $42.75-$100, on sale at noon Saturday at the box office.

Green Grass and Yule Tide Jam, 8 p.m. Dec. 16 at Capitol Theatre, Clearwater, $37.50-$58.50, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at the Ruth Eckerd Hall box office.

My Mother's Italian, My Father's Jewish and I'm in Therapy, 8 p.m. Dec. 16; 3 and 8 p.m. Dec. 17 at Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, $35-$45, on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday at the box office.

• Tampa Ballet Theatre presents Dracula, 8 p.m. Oct. 29 at Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, $15-$50, on sale at noon Friday at the box office.

2016-2017 Largo Cultural Center season, various dates and times at Largo Cultural Center, Largo, $8.50-$49.50, on sale at 10 a.m. today at largoarts.com, or by calling (727)587-6793.

Thievery Corporation, 8 p.m. Nov. 14 at Ritz Ybor, Tampa, $43.50, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday through Ticketmaster at Ticketmaster.com, or by calling toll-free 1-800-745-3000.

Sell It Off, 6 p.m. Oct. 6 at State Theatre, St. Petersburg, $14, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday through Ticketmaster.

The Interrupters, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 12 at Local 662, St. Petersburg, $12, on sale at 1 p.m. Friday through Ticketmaster.

YG, 7 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Orpheum, Tampa, $25-$28, on sale at noon Friday through Ticketfly at Ticketfly.com, or by calling toll-free 1-877-987-6487.

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