Richard Gere was popping up all over the area this weekend, so keep an eye out for our favorite American Gigolo. Rays manager Joe Maddon on Sunday tweeted a picture of himself and Gere taken in Tampa at Steinbrenner Field before a spring training game. Even though Gere was in a Yankees cap, Maddon tweeted, "Very cool to be photographed this morning with an Officer and a Gentleman." On Saturday Gere was snapped visiting Ollivanders wand shop at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade at Universal Orlando theme park. His oily lawer in Chicago would probably end up in Slytherin but which wand would choose actor Gere, the wizard of female crushes? Gere, who has a 14 year old son, is a frequent visitor at Universal.
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Richard Gere spotted at Universal Orlando, spring training game in Tampa
TAMPA — The Florida Orchestra wraps up its final masterworks concert of the season with a masterfully complex Johannes Brahms piano concerto and Ludwig van Beethoven’s warmly accessible Symphony No. 6, commonly known as the "Pastoral."Friday’s sold-o...
Kendrick Lamar: The Pulitzer Prize-winning hip-hop powerhouse leads The Championship Tour on Tuesday at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre in Tampa, with fellow hit makers including SZA and Schoolboy Q. $35-$125. amphitheatretampa.com.Tampa Ba...
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Our editors' picks for events on May 20.
Florida Orchestra Masterworks: In the season finale, the orchestra performs Beethoven’s Pastoral Symphony, under the direction of Michael Francis and accompanied by pianist Javier Perianes. 7:30 p.m., Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Cle...
If you're out in downtown on Sunday, this is what's going on.
Local artist Boo Ehrsam remembers seeing the photo in the news years ago. "It was this dark, empty street, and an egret flying away," she said. "The caption read, ‘Will the last one to leave St. Pete please turn out the lights.’ " That ...
om Wolfe’s best writing lifted real people into legend: car designers and astronauts and disciples of LSD. With that writing, Wolfe lifted himself into legend as well.The author of 16 books, including such bestsellers as The Right Stuff and The Bonfi...
Our editors' picks for events on May 19.
Last week brought the up-front presentations, when broadcast networks show off their new fall series to advertisers and, less ceremoniously, dump dozens of others.This year the bloodletting included beloved sitcoms and high-concept dramas, and the ne...
A Sarasota seafood fixture is celebrating its 100th anniversary.Walt’s Fish Market, Restaurant and Tiki Bar, 4144 S Tamiami Trail, will host a party at noon on Sunday complete with a mechanical shark, live music, live auctions, silent auctions, an al...