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Published Aug. 10, 2007


Musical comedy: Nunsense will be presented in Xavier Hall at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, 5030 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill, today through Sunday. Shows are at 8 p.m. today, 1 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $10. Call 683-9666 or 683-6241 for ticket information.

Kids on stage: Stage West Community Playhouse will present the musical Mulan Jr. today through Sunday and Aug. 17-19. Shows are at 8 p.m.; Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 at the box office from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and an hour before each show. Call (352) 683-5113.

Down home fun: The Istachatta General Store, 58198 Lingle Road, Istachatta, hosts an all-you-can-eat fish fry and bluegrass music gathering from 4 to 8 p.m. Fridays. Food service begins at 4 and is first come, first served. Music begins at 6. Dinner is $7.50 per person. Call 544-1017

Tropical sounds: Fletcher Music Center, 13176 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill, will present a tribute program of music by Desi Arnaz, Harry Belafonte and Jimmy Buffett at 3 p.m. today. The cost is $4.99 for dinner and show. Reservations are requested. Call 597-5658 for information.


Rock on: The Bourbon Street Concert Club, 4331 U.S. 19, New Port Richey, will present U2 tribute band UV at 9 p.m. today. Admission is $10. Doors open one hour before show. Call (727) 843-0686 or visit

Show time: Singer-impressionist Rich Natole will perform at a dinner show at Aripeka Elks Lodge 2520, 9135 Denton Ave., Hudson, on Sunday. Dinner is at 6 p.m., show at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $26; reservations required. The office is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Call (727) 868-2994.

Rollicking musical: Ain't Misbehavin', a tribute to Thomas "Fats" Waller, continues through Aug. 26 at the Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson. Cost for dinner and show is $42.50; show only, $31.45; ages 12 and younger, $24.95 and $19.95. Prices exclude tax and tip. Call toll-free 1-888-655-7469 for information.


Broadway themes: Fletcher Music Center, 13176 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill, will present a tribute program of music by Andrew Lloyd Webber with music from Cats, Phantom of the Opera and other shows at 3 p.m. Aug. 17. The cost is $4.99 for dinner and show. Seating is limited; reservations are requested. Call 597-5658 for information.

Jazzed up: The Hernando Beach Club will present its "Jazz Night on the Beach" dinner and dance Sept. 2 at the clubhouse at 3145 Flamingo Drive, Hernando Beach, Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with dinner served at 6:30. Cost is $10 for members and $12 for guests. Tickets must be reserved by Aug. 26. Call Bunni at 688-4976 for information.


Auditions for the musical Oliver! will be at 7 p.m. Aug. 24 and 1 p.m. Aug. 25 at Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. Show dates are Nov. 1-4, 9-11 and 16-18. Call (352) 263-4576.


The Hernando County Fine Arts Council's August Bandshell Bash will feature the Calypso Sound steel drum band from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Hernando Park band shell. The free concert will also feature the Pacific Revue Hawaiian Show fire dance company. Other activities include an antique car and hot rod show, plus sidewalk vendors. Call 754-4788 for information.