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Things to do in Pasco County, June 22 and upcoming

Published Jun. 21, 2012

Theater buffs

Laugh it off: Bill Corbett and Kira Obolensky's romantic comedy Hate Mail wraps up this weekend at the Tarpon Springs Cultural Center, 101 S Pinellas Ave. Shows at 8 p.m., except Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. Tickets are $14-$16.

A collection of greats: Yesterday, Broadway … Today, Stage West, a 90-minute revue featuring some of Broadway's most well-known tunes and Stage West's best voices. Performances are at 8 p.m. today and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sundayat Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. Tickets are $10. (352) 683-5113.

Motown and more: New York Nights, a new revue featuring singing and dancing to the sounds of Motown, rock 'n' roll, disco and Broadway, runs through July 15 at the Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson. Dinner and show, $49.50; show only, $38.45, plus tax and tip, for adults, $24.95 and $19.95 for ages 12 and younger. Call (727) 863-7949 in west Pasco; toll-free elsewhere at 1-888-655-7469.

Musically inclined

Hot Jazz and Jambalaya: "A Night in New Orleans" features the Hot 8 New Orleans Brass Band and a tasting of traditional Cajun dishes at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine Street. $26, $23. A traditional New Orleans street parade will start at 11 a.m. Saturday at CAP Center (Martin Luther King Jr. Drive) proceeding to Lemon Street via Grosse Avenue.

Art events

Members only: Progress Energy Art Gallery, 6231 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey, presents the annual Members Exhibit through July 28. Hours are from noon to 6 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays. Awards winners will be announced at the First Friday event, 6 to 9 p.m. July 6. (727) 848-6500 or visit

Film lovers

GLBT Reel Pride: The New Port Richey Library, 5939 Main St., features Friday and Saturday evening showings all month of movies about the GLBT community. This weekend's films include Circumstance, at 8 p.m. today; I Love You Phillip Morris at 6 p.m. Saturday; and Dirty Girl at 8 p.m. Saturday. Free. Refreshments will be served. (727) 853-1279.

Consider this

Saturday Night Cruise: 0ldies music and antique and classic car show, 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday in downtown Zephyrhills.

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