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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Wednesday, Jan. 23

Folk-punk anthems of '100 Days,' Grammy winner Shawn Colvin and Disney's new a capella group DCappella.
Straz Center
Abigail and Shaun Bengson, the creators and stars of Hundred Days, build on a true story with folk-punk music to answer the question, “What would you do if you knew you had 100 days to live?
Straz Center Abigail and Shaun Bengson, the creators and stars of Hundred Days, build on a true story with folk-punk music to answer the question, “What would you do if you knew you had 100 days to live?
Published Jan. 22, 2019

Hundred Days: A heartrending true story about embracing uncertainty, taking a leap and loving as if you only had 100 days to live. With anthemic folk-punk music, creators and stars Abigail and Shaun Bengson explore how we make the most of the time that we have. 7:30 p.m. Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N. W.C. MacInnes Place, Tampa. $44 and up. (800) 955-1045.

Shawn Colvin: Grammy-winning singer, songwriter and musician will perform her latest release The Starlighter and more of her classic hits. 7:30 p.m. Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland Street, Clearwater. $32-$62.

Disney DCappella: Disney's new a grcapella singing group was created by Pitch Perfect's Deke Sharon and cover favorites including a Whole New World and Let It Go. 7:30 p.m. Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. $33.25 -$63.25. (727) 791-7400.

Pipeline: Inner city teacher Nya struggles to give her son opportunities for his future without turning her back on the community that raised him. Through Feb. 24. Wednesday: Preview, pay what you can or $20 advance. Friday: Opening night gala, $70. 7 p.m. American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $44-$54. (727) 823-7529.

Scott Biram: The blues, punk, country, heavy metal musician, record producer and ordained minister is primarily known as one the one-man band musical genre. Singer-songwriters Will Quinlan and Jack Sprouse open. 8 p.m. Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road, Tampa. $7-$10.

Bill "Bull" Ohse:

From Knoxville 9:30 p.m. Coconuts Comedy Club at MJ's, 5501 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach. $20. (727) 360-5653.

Gasparilla: A Tampa Tradition: This exhibit explores more than 110 years of parades, pirate invasions, coronation balls, and more. Gaze at vintage photographs from 1904 to the present, see memorabilia including invitations and pirate tokens, and marvel at gowns worn by Gasparilla queens and members of their courts. Runs through Feb. 24. 10 a.m. Henry B. Plant Museum, 401 W Kennedy Blvd., Tampa. $10, $7 seniors/students, $5 ages 4-12, 3 and younger free. (813) 254-1891.

Modus Operandi: From the collection of BNY Mellon, this brings together an innovative group of photographers and marks the first time this photography collection will be on view to the public. Artists in the exhibit represent eight countries and include: Walead Beshty, Miriam Bohm, Yasumasa Morimura, Zanele Muholi, Alex Prager, Erin Shirreff and Michalene Thomas, among others. Runs Jan. 15-April 15. 11 a.m. Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, 400 N Ashley Drive Cube 200, Tampa. $10. (813) 221-2222.

Real Music Real Masters Series: With performances at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., the series brings performances and music spanning from the 1950s to today. This week brings Thomas McClary: The Commodores Experience through Saturday. Included with admission; $89 online. 2 and younger free. (813) 884-4386.

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Florida Strawberry Restaurant Week: Numerous local restaurants serve up a menu of strawberry laden drinks, appetizers, entrees, side dishes and desserts honoring Florida's strawberry growers through Feb. 3. Take a selfie of yourself enjoying a dish at any participating restaurant and post it to Facebook or Instagram for a chance to win a prize. Participating restaurants include Frenchy's (Clearwater Beach), Bamboozle Cafe (Tampa), Grace Restaurant (Pass-A-Grille Beach), Mad Dogs and Englishmen (Tampa), Noble Crust (St. Petersburg), Oggi Italian (Tampa), Rumfish Grill (St. Pete Beach), Splitsville (Tampa), Terra Gaucha Brazilian Steakhouse (Tampa) and Southern Bay Bakery (Westchase). 12 p.m. Frenchy's Cafe, 41 Baymont St, Clearwater. No cover (food/drink additional). (813) 361-1061.

Wooly Bully: Join Dave DeLuca, accomplished singer, songwriter and musician, in this humorous musical tribute to novelty songs of the past century. Songs include Doggy in the Window, Yakety Yak and Hello Muddah Hello Fadduh. Funded by the Friends of the Town 'N Country Regional Library. 7 p.m. Town 'N Country at Community Room A & BTampa. Free.


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