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  1. Colleen Cherry as Harriet, the little girl who played with matches, in Jobsite Theater's production of "Shockheaded Peter." The company will reprise the production in their 2021-22 season.
  2. One of the multimedia features in Freefall Theatre's "The Rose and the Beast," which runs through Aug. 8.
  3. Rajendra Ramoon Maharaj has been named American Stage's next producing artistic director.
  4. Smoke billows off the Jose Gasparilla pirate ship as it carries members of Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla along Seddon Channel for the 2020 parade in Tampa. After canceling Tampa’s signature event this year because of COVID-19 concerns, the Gasparilla parades will sail on in January of 2022, with advance tickets going on sale this week.
  5. The cast of "Romeo and Juliet in America," presented by theater company American Stage, held at William Park in St. Petersburg through Aug. 1, 2021.
  6. Judy Lisi, President and Chief Executive Officer, Straz Center for the Performing Arts.
  7. Lead singer Nicholas Petricca and the Ohio alt-pop band Walk the Moon perform at the State Theatre in St. Petersburg in May 2014.
  8. Local comedian Cam Bertrand's audition On "America's Got Talent" airs at 8 p.m. July 6 on NBC.
  9. Tampa Arts Alliance chairperson Neil Gobioff poses for a portrait at the temporary home of Tempus Projects, an art gallery in Tampa. The exhibition on display at the gallery through July 9 is “Riots & Rallies, Parades & Protests” by Michael Jones and curated by K. Tauches.
  10. Katt Williams attends the LA Premiere of "Father Figures" in 2017. He is bringing is standup comedy tour to Tampa's Amalie Arena on Aug. 21.
  11. Isabelle Hayes of South Tampa plays in the toy trolley at the Glazer Children’s Museum’s new exhibition, "Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood." The Tampa museum offers free admission on the first Tuesday of every month.
  12. Michael Horn stars as John Lerro, the harbor pilot in control of the ship that destroyed the Sunshine Skyway Bridge in 1980, in Mayday: Captain Lerro and the Skyway Bridge. The world premiere of the one-person play takes place June 25 and 26 at thestudio@620.
  13. An artist's rendering shows the new nighttime spectacular, “Disney Enchantment,” that will debut Oct. 1 at Magic Kingdom. The show will feature music, enhanced lighting, fireworks and, for the first time, immersive projection effects that extend from Cinderella Castle down Main Street, U.S.A.
  14. Busch Gardens has made its new end-of-night show “Spark” a nightly event that can be viewed every evening through Aug. 8. The show will then switch back to weekends only through Labor Day. “Spark” is Busch Gardens’ largest fireworks display ever, with lasers, pyrotechnics and water elements.
  15. Katrina Stevenson, Spencer Meyers, Colleen Cherry and Kasondra Rose in Jobsite Theater's production of "Shockheaded Peter."
  16. Young guests enjoy seeing Winnie the Pooh, and Tigger too, at the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World after Disney eased face mask requirements. Guests are now allowed to go maskless in the parks, though Disney transportation at the resort all still require masks.
  17. Chelsea Handler will appear at St. Petersburg's Mahaffey Theater at 7 p.m. Oct. 27.
  18. Florida Orchestra music director Michael Francis will conduct a double bill in the orchestra's partnership with Opera Tampa.
  19. Patton Oswalt, shown in his Netflix special "Patton Oswalt: Annihilation," will perform at the Bilheimer Capitol Theatre in Clearwater on Dec. 30.
  20. Brad Paisley, shown performing at his 2011 H20 Tour in Tampa, has a tour of outdoor shows in Florida this July, including a stop at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre in Tampa.
  21. FILE - Workers prepare for the 73rd annual Tony Awards in New York on June 9, 2019. Producers of the telecast announced Wednesday that the Tonys will be held Sept. 26 and will air on CBS as well as Paramount+. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
  22. Singer Isaac Brock of Modest Mouse headlined the 2015 Gasparilla Music Festival in 2015 in Tampa's Curtis Hixon Park. The respected alt rockers with a cult following will play Jannus Live in St. Petersburg this fall.
  23. Renowned DJ and country mash-up remixer Dee Jay Silver, whose real name is John Perdue, will perform at the Godrey Hotel's poolside stage at WTR for Memorial Day weekend.
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