Happening in Hillsborough


Happening in Hillsborough

Elf (2003)

12-15-2017

Presented by Tampa Theatre at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Dec 15 @ 7:30 pm

Comedian Will Ferrell is at his best in fish-out-of-water comedies, and Elf might be his best. At least it’s his most widely appealing. A good-natured and charming comedy about Buddy the Elf’s search for his biological family and the rejuvenating power of the Christmas spirit, Elf is poignant and family-friendly besides showcasing a hilarious and completely unrestrained performance from Ferrell. You’ll be surprised how many jokes from Elf have entered the common zeitgeist.

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Comedian Will Ferrell is at his best in fish-out-of-water comedies, and Elf might be his best. At least it’s his most widely appealing. A good-natured and charming comedy about Buddy the Elf’s search for his biological family and the rejuvenating power of the Christmas spirit, Elf is poignant and family-friendly besides showcasing a hilarious and completely unrestrained performance from Ferrell. You’ll be surprised how many jokes from Elf have entered the common zeitgeist.

This film will be presented as a FREE community screening at Curtis Hixon Park as part of the Tampa Downtown Partnership's Winter Village event. Lawn seating is first-come, first-served, so please don’t forget your blankets or folding lawn chairs. Refreshments will be available for sale from Tampa Theatre and a variety of other Winter Village vendors.

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Valerie Gillespie

12-16-2017

Presented by Firehouse Cultural Center at Firehouse Cultural Center, Ruskin
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 16 @ 7:30 pm

The Valerie Gillespie Jazz Ensemble will be performing a holiday jazz concert in celebration of the holiday season. Valerie Gillespie has performed alongside icons such as Joan Rivers and Diana Ross as well as with her own group in the Tampa Bay area.

The Valerie Gillespie Jazz Ensemble will be performing a holiday jazz concert in celebration of the holiday season. Valerie Gillespie has performed alongside icons such as Joan Rivers and Diana Ross as well as with her own group in the Tampa Bay area.

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Christmas in Dixie

12-16-2017

Presented by Plant City Entertainment at Plant City Entertainment, Inc. Theater, Plant City
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 8:00 pm

CHRISTMAS IN DIXIE - A Musical Comedy Stage Reading

A snowstorm has stranded Ashley and Savannah, two pageant queens, at the Birmingham airport. Having missed the Miss Toyland pageant in Atlanta, they will now have to enter Miss Chicken Plucker in order to win enough money to pay for the rest of nursing school. Two Marines, home on leave, are also stranded and the last available lodging anywhere near Birmingham is a bed and breakfast in Bug Tussle, Alabama. After its eccentric owner has...

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CHRISTMAS IN DIXIE - A Musical Comedy Stage Reading

A snowstorm has stranded Ashley and Savannah, two pageant queens, at the Birmingham airport. Having missed the Miss Toyland pageant in Atlanta, they will now have to enter Miss Chicken Plucker in order to win enough money to pay for the rest of nursing school. Two Marines, home on leave, are also stranded and the last available lodging anywhere near Birmingham is a bed and breakfast in Bug Tussle, Alabama. After its eccentric owner has waited more than a year, The Lady Marmalade Bed Breakfast will finally have its first guests who throughout the course of their stay show that they aren’t afraid of armored vehicles, hors d’oeuvres hours featuring Elvis robes, pregnant armed robbers at The Waffle Barn, and helping out The First Hope of The Last Chance Baptist Church with the threatened cancellation of its Food Pantry PaLooza.

This is a precast stage reading under the direction of Tyler Hollis.
This family friendly musical is sure to put a smile on your lips and a song in your heart! Come enjoy some hot chocolate and Christmas cookies, Christmas carolers and maybe even have your picture with Santa Claus as we celebrate the holiday season!

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It’s A Wonderful Life (1946)

12-16-2017

Presented by Tampa Theatre at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 16 @ 7:30 pm

Watch It’s a Wonderful Life every year, and you’ll see a different message in it every time. On its face, it’s a heartwarmer about treating your fellow man with fairness and love, knowing that they will stand behind you when you need them. But it’s also a political movie about the destructive influence of consolidated wealth (Lionel Barrymore’s Mr. Potter is one of cinema’s great villains); it’s nearly a tragic portrait of a talented dreamer who sacrifices himself completely...

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Watch It’s a Wonderful Life every year, and you’ll see a different message in it every time. On its face, it’s a heartwarmer about treating your fellow man with fairness and love, knowing that they will stand behind you when you need them. But it’s also a political movie about the destructive influence of consolidated wealth (Lionel Barrymore’s Mr. Potter is one of cinema’s great villains); it’s nearly a tragic portrait of a talented dreamer who sacrifices himself completely for others and is almost destroyed by his own frustration; and in the tradition of Dicken’s three Christmas ghosts, it’s a look at the chilling consequences of all the paths not taken in a life. Solemn and sweet but uncompromising, the movie refuses to let George Bailey (Jimmy Stewart) off easy. And the key is the title — it may not be the life he wanted, it may not be the life he deserved, it may not always be easy to admit, but it is, truly, a wonderful life.

This film will be presented as a FREE community screening at Curtis Hixon Park as part of the Tampa Downtown Partnership's Winter Village event. Lawn seating is first-come, first-served, so please don’t forget your blankets or folding lawn chairs. Refreshments will be available for sale from Tampa Theatre and a variety of other Winter Village vendors.

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Christmas with Emile Pandolfi

12-16-2017

Presented by Carrollwood Cultural Center at Carrollwood Cultural Center, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 16 @ 8:00 pm

Recording since 1991, Pianist Emile Pandolfi’s CDs of familiar music have sold well over three million copies nationally. This has earned Emile the distinction of being the top-selling artist in the alternative music industry, distributed primarily in specialty, gift and book shops across the nation. Now with 30+ albums, most major online retailers also carry his music for download and he can be streamed from internet radio stations all over the world.

Recording since 1991, Pianist Emile Pandolfi’s CDs of familiar music have sold well over three million copies nationally. This has earned Emile the distinction of being the top-selling artist in the alternative music industry, distributed primarily in specialty, gift and book shops across the nation. Now with 30+ albums, most major online retailers also carry his music for download and he can be streamed from internet radio stations all over the world.

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You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown

12-16-2017

Presented by Tampa Bay Triple Threat Theatre at HCC Ybor Mainstage Theatre, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 16 @ 11:30 am Sat, Dec 16 @ 5:00 pm

Come see this family friendly musical, perfect for all ages. Join us as we bring the Peanuts gang to life in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (Revised). Journey through the minds and hearts of these unique children as they share their perspectives on life, friendship, and learn how to get along and find “Happiness” in life’s simplest moments. This feel good show will leave you wanting more.

Come see this family friendly musical, perfect for all ages. Join us as we bring the Peanuts gang to life in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (Revised). Journey through the minds and hearts of these unique children as they share their perspectives on life, friendship, and learn how to get along and find “Happiness” in life’s simplest moments. This feel good show will leave you wanting more.

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Merry Music for Winds

12-17-2017

Presented by Florida Wind Band at USF Music Concert Hall, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Dec 17 @ 4:00 pm

The Florida Wind Band will celebrate the season with  Merry Music for Winds, a program of musical favorites to bring in the holiday.   Enjoy such classics as Greensleeves by Alfred Reed, A Sleigh Ride by Leroy Anderson and The Eighth Candle by Steve Reisteter.  Delight in arrangements by Frigyes Hidas, John Cacavas and more-- medleys of the timeless holiday favorites that will put a smile on your face and have you ready to sing along.  Bring the whole family for an afternoon that is...

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The Florida Wind Band will celebrate the season with  Merry Music for Winds, a program of musical favorites to bring in the holiday.   Enjoy such classics as Greensleeves by Alfred Reed, A Sleigh Ride by Leroy Anderson and The Eighth Candle by Steve Reisteter.  Delight in arrangements by Frigyes Hidas, John Cacavas and more-- medleys of the timeless holiday favorites that will put a smile on your face and have you ready to sing along.  Bring the whole family for an afternoon that is sure to become a holiday tradition.

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Twelve by Fran Powers

12-17-2017

Presented by Powerstories Theatre of Tampa Bay Inc. at Powerstories Theatre, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Dec 15 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 8:00 pm + 1 more dates and times

Sun, Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm - less dates and times

It’s the week before Christmas, 1950 in San Diego California. Betty, a single mother, is working as a waitress to put food on the table for her two young daughters. As she is serving lunch, Harold, a sailor walks in the door to order the “Workingman’s Special” of roast beef and mashed potatoes. At that moment, these two strangers are connected. Harold asks Betty one important question and the answer starts their life journey together. Twelve is the love story of one woman’s quest...

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It’s the week before Christmas, 1950 in San Diego California. Betty, a single mother, is working as a waitress to put food on the table for her two young daughters. As she is serving lunch, Harold, a sailor walks in the door to order the “Workingman’s Special” of roast beef and mashed potatoes. At that moment, these two strangers are connected. Harold asks Betty one important question and the answer starts their life journey together. Twelve is the love story of one woman’s quest to fulfill her dream of having a large family and the man who supports her through many ups and downs.

This is an original play with music and is based on the lives of Betty and Harold Taylor, the parents of author Fran Powers.

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By the Yard: Cirkut Camera Photography

12-17-2017

Presented by Florida Museum of Photographic Arts at Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 12 @ 11:00 am Wed, Dec 13 @ 11:00 am Thu, Dec 14 @ 11:00 am + 3 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 15 @ 11:00 am Sat, Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm - less dates and times

The exhibition will feature panoramic images created by the unique Cirkut camera in the early 20thcentury. Many images were generously donated to the Florida Museum of Photographic Art's permanent collection by collector Robert MacKay, PhD. The exhibition also features work from the Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library System as well as images on loan from the Drapkin Collection. This wide range of resources, united by the unique Cirkut camera, will feature images from daily American...

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The exhibition will feature panoramic images created by the unique Cirkut camera in the early 20thcentury. Many images were generously donated to the Florida Museum of Photographic Art's permanent collection by collector Robert MacKay, PhD. The exhibition also features work from the Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library System as well as images on loan from the Drapkin Collection. This wide range of resources, united by the unique Cirkut camera, will feature images from daily American community life, industry, wartime, and fantastic views.

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La Esperanza Art Exhibit and Sale

12-17-2017

Presented by Tampa Regional Artists, Inc. at Old Hyde Park Art Center, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 12 @ 12:00 pm Wed, Dec 13 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm + 3 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm - less dates and times

We have all been impacted to some extent by the storms this hurricane season. The destruction in parts of Florida, Texas and the islands has brought home what might have been here, but for a jog. We all want to help those in need.

Tampa Regional Artists is creating an art-related fundraiser for this December. We wanted to focus on children impacted by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, so proceeds will be donated to San Jorge Children’s Hospital, San Juan, PR or a similar hospital.

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We have all been impacted to some extent by the storms this hurricane season. The destruction in parts of Florida, Texas and the islands has brought home what might have been here, but for a jog. We all want to help those in need.

Tampa Regional Artists is creating an art-related fundraiser for this December. We wanted to focus on children impacted by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, so proceeds will be donated to San Jorge Children’s Hospital, San Juan, PR or a similar hospital.

See call to artists on TampaArts.org.

Additional TRA Events

Hyde Park Preservation Inc. Home Tour December 3

Hyde Park Preservation Inc (HPPI) will be holding its annual Home Tour on December 3 from 1 to 4 PM. The focus will be on Fielding Ave (across the street) and the Old Hyde Park Art Center will be a featured stop on the tour. Typically the HPPI Home Tour draws between 700 and 800 attendees. Artwork will be for sale during the tour. This is a great opportunity to display your work to a very wide audience.

Holiday Card Making Reception December 14

TRA will be holding a Holiday Card Marking Reception on December 14th from 7 to 830 PM The reception will be open to the public, and free. There will be materials and instructions on how to make your own holiday cards using stamps, collage, inks and paints. Refreshments will be served. This should be a fun event giving all attendees a hands-on experience at making art.

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Ha-Ha Holiday IMPROV Show

12-22-2017

Presented by The Box Theater at The Box Theater Improv Studio, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm

The Box Improv Studio kicks off the season with our Ha-Ha-Holiday Improv Show.  Laugh your holiday blues away, as our house teams make it all up (right before your eyes),  and spread tidings of joy to all! picatic.com/event15097667998737

The Box Improv Studio kicks off the season with our Ha-Ha-Holiday Improv Show.  Laugh your holiday blues away, as our house teams make it all up (right before your eyes),  and spread tidings of joy to all! picatic.com/event15097667998737

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HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE

12-22-2017

Presented by Clayton Galleries at Clayton Galleries, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 16 @ 11:00 am

For the past number of years, Clayton Galleries has an open house every Saturday in December before Christmas to celebrate the holidays. It's happening again starting Saturday, December 2nd. DISCOVER ARTFUL GIFTS. ENJOY BUBBLY AND HOLIDAY REFRESHMENT !

For the past number of years, Clayton Galleries has an open house every Saturday in December before Christmas to celebrate the holidays. It's happening again starting Saturday, December 2nd. DISCOVER ARTFUL GIFTS. ENJOY BUBBLY AND HOLIDAY REFRESHMENT !

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A Christmas Carol

12-23-2017

Presented by Carrollwood Players, Inc. at Carrollwood Players Theatre, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Dec 15 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 8:00 pm Sun, Dec 17 @ 3:00 pm + 2 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 22 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Dec 23 @ 8:00 pm - less dates and times

Carrollwood Players Theatre proudly presents

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Directed by Angel Borths

An adaptation of the story of Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey from an embittered, ungenerous creature into a giving, caring human being at the hands of three spirits, who, one Christmas Eve, show him what life means

CAST:
Scrooge……………………….David Collins
Belle/Martha………………..Katie Homan
Bob Crachit…………………John Austin
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Carrollwood Players Theatre proudly presents

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Directed by Angel Borths

An adaptation of the story of Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey from an embittered, ungenerous creature into a giving, caring human being at the hands of three spirits, who, one Christmas Eve, show him what life means

CAST:
Scrooge……………………….David Collins
Belle/Martha………………..Katie Homan
Bob Crachit…………………John Austin
Christmas Past…………..Emma Bintz
Christmas Present……..Christa Jerome
Colin/ Carouthers………..Lason Byrd
Dilbur/Mrs Fezziwig……..Trish Farber
Fan………………………………Mara Blander
Fred……………………………..Matt Melenas
Linda……………………………Mari Jo Giamporearo
Marley…………………………..Jeff Smith
Mr. Chumsworthy…………Abi Bais
Mrs Crachit…………………..Kelly Farnan
Mrs Upton…………………….Jeri Pawick
Old Joe/Mr Fezziwig…….. Brian McCreight
Peter/ Young Scrooge….Asher Austin
Sarah/Elizabeth……………Kyleigh Giamporearo
Tiny Tim……………………….Sophie Farnan
Urchin/Turkey Boy………..Caitlin Russo

Group Discounts with reserved seating are available and can be arranged by emailing boxoffice@carrollwoodplayers.org.

Season Ticket Holders ONLY can reserve individual seats in advance by calling 813-265-4000 or by emailing boxoffice@carrollwoodplayers.org

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Menus: The Epicurean Experience

12-23-2017

Presented by Henry B. Plant Museum at Henry B. Plant Museum, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 12 @ 10:00 am Wed, Dec 13 @ 10:00 am Thu, Dec 14 @ 10:00 am + 8 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 15 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 16 @ 10:00 am Sun, Dec 17 @ 10:00 am Tue, Dec 19 @ 10:00 am Wed, Dec 20 @ 10:00 am Thu, Dec 21 @ 10:00 am Fri, Dec 22 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 23 @ 10:00 am - less dates and times

The Henry B. Plant Museum is pleased to announce a new exhibit, Menus: The Epicurean Experience, opening on March 17, 2017.

Please join us on March 17th at 7:00 pm for a lecture by Patrick Dunne, proprietor of Lucullus antiques in New Orleans.  The shop has been featured in Conde Nast Traveler, Martha Stewart Living, Vogue, and The New York Times.  Dunne is the author of The Epicurean Collector, and has both written for and served as a contributing editor for a number of interior design...

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The Henry B. Plant Museum is pleased to announce a new exhibit, Menus: The Epicurean Experience, opening on March 17, 2017.

Please join us on March 17th at 7:00 pm for a lecture by Patrick Dunne, proprietor of Lucullus antiques in New Orleans.  The shop has been featured in Conde Nast Traveler, Martha Stewart Living, Vogue, and The New York Times.  Dunne is the author of The Epicurean Collector, and has both written for and served as a contributing editor for a number of interior design and lifestyle magazines.  The lecture is free and open to the public.

This exhibit uses original menus as a starting point to explore the fine dining at the Tampa Bay Hotel and other grand Florida resorts from 1891 to 1932.  These rarely exhibited menus draw visitors into the conversation of Victorian food, the source of food, its preparation, etiquette, fashion, and utensils that blend together to create the Victorian epicurean experience.  We will briefly touch on menu art and children in the Hotel dining room. This exhibit displays original artifacts, including menus, photos, clothing, and utensils from the Tampa Bay Hotel and other Florida hotels.

At the Tampa Bay Hotel, and other Florida resorts, meals were not simply about eating, but instead were a fine dining experience.  Thought and care were put into food choices, decorations, place settings, music selection, and of course, menu design.  Dressing for dinner often took over an hour, and meals could be a full ten courses.  Meals for special events and holidays were even more elaborate.  Included in the exhibit are menus from holidays such as Independence Day (1898), George Washington’s birthday celebration (1901), Thanksgiving (1905), New Year’s (1912) and Christmas (1911, 1912).

The menu is the map that guides diners through their dining experience.  It lays the foundation for what they anticipate their experience to be based on the elaborate dishes served, the number of courses, the detail and extravagance of the menu design, the international elements, and dinner entertainment. Blended with these obvious dining elements are the subtle ingredients of fashion and etiquette and the behind the scenes components of where food comes from and how it is prepared.

Menus: The Epicurean Experience opens on March 17th and runs through December 23, 2017.  Entrance to the exhibit is included with admission to the Museum.


This exhibit has been graciously underwritten by Greenberg Traurig, LLC, The Knox Family Foundation, and Dr. and Mrs. Garth Drewry.

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The Victorian Christmas Stroll

12-23-2017

Presented by Henry B. Plant Museum at Henry B. Plant Museum, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 12 @ 10:00 am Wed, Dec 13 @ 10:00 am Thu, Dec 14 @ 10:00 am + 9 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 15 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 16 @ 10:00 am Sun, Dec 17 @ 10:00 am Mon, Dec 18 @ 10:00 am Tue, Dec 19 @ 10:00 am Wed, Dec 20 @ 10:00 am Thu, Dec 21 @ 10:00 am Fri, Dec 22 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 23 @ 10:00 am - less dates and times

Experience the extravagance and grandeur of a Victorian Christmas at the Henry B. Plant Museum’s 36th Annual Victorian Christmas Stroll.  With the wide variety of decorations, there is sure to be something for everyone.  We are proud to offer an interactive sensory tree activity for visitors with sensory disabilities.  Look closely in exhibit cases and you will find tiny antique trees as small as 1” in height.  Be amazed at decorations harkening back to the Tampa Bay area’s history...

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Experience the extravagance and grandeur of a Victorian Christmas at the Henry B. Plant Museum’s 36th Annual Victorian Christmas Stroll.  With the wide variety of decorations, there is sure to be something for everyone.  We are proud to offer an interactive sensory tree activity for visitors with sensory disabilities.  Look closely in exhibit cases and you will find tiny antique trees as small as 1” in height.  Be amazed at decorations harkening back to the Tampa Bay area’s history of aviation.  Gaze in wonder at antique ornaments and colorful nutcrackers in an old-fashioned Christmas scene.  Other decorations include a replica Plant System train, vintage fashions, antique toys, locally sourced items, and fanciful ornaments.

The Victorian Christmas Stroll celebrates the warmth and spirit of an old fashioned holiday, while encouraging a sense of community.  Complimentary cider and cookies will be served on the veranda each day while holiday music floats through the air.  Guests can enjoy live music each evening from 6 pm – 8 pm.  Shoppers in the Museum Store will find snuggly Teddy Bears available for purchase.  For each bear bought in the Store, the Museum will donate another one to the Tampa Police Department Family Violence Unit.

The Museum will host a number of special performances during the Victorian Christmas Stroll.  Included are:

  • December 1: Member Appreciation Day, Stroll Grand Opening
    • Featuring: Classical Guitar with John Barr 10 am – 12 pm and Classical Harp with Damara Chaudhuri 1 – 3 pm.
  • December 1-10: Drop off your Letters to Santa!
  • December 3, 10, 17: Upstairs/Downstairs Live Theater, 2 pm
  • December 9: Metropolitan Youth Orchestra
  • December 21: Music in the Museum, 11 am
  • December 17: Children’s Day at the Stroll, 10 am – 5 pm
    • Featuring: Bits ‘N Pieces Puppet Theatre, paper crafting, story-time, and more.

Proceeds from the Victorian Christmas Stroll fund museum restoration and preservation projects, as well as educational programming.

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Christmas in the Wild

12-30-2017

Presented by Lowry Park Zoo at Lowry Park Zoo, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Dec 15 @ 4:00 pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 4:00 pm Fri, Dec 22 @ 4:00 pm + 3 more dates and times

Sat, Dec 23 @ 4:00 pm Fri, Dec 29 @ 4:00 pm Sat, Dec 30 @ 4:00 pm - less dates and times

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… as Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo transforms again into a world of festive holiday wonder for Christmas in the Wild! For 18 delightful nights, experience a merry and memorable evening with this unique holiday event. Only at the Zoo, can families be nose—to-horn with an Indian Rhino and then stroll hand-in-hand with Santa’s Elves. From the stunning sights of countless lights, the taste and scents of seasonal holiday treats and refreshments, the...

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… as Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo transforms again into a world of festive holiday wonder for Christmas in the Wild! For 18 delightful nights, experience a merry and memorable evening with this unique holiday event. Only at the Zoo, can families be nose—to-horn with an Indian Rhino and then stroll hand-in-hand with Santa’s Elves. From the stunning sights of countless lights, the taste and scents of seasonal holiday treats and refreshments, the magic and enchantment of wildlife at night, Christmas in the Wild will offer guests of all ages a truly charming holiday experience.

SANTA’S COMING TO THE ZOO

The big guy in red will return to Santa’s Village, which is situated in a new whimsical elf village.  Guests will have the opportunity to make reservations to ensure they don’t miss jolly St. Nick before he goes back to the North Pole. Other holiday themed areas include Holiday Hoedown, Polar Paradise and Candy Cane Lane!

WILD ENCOUNTERS AND ENRICHMENTS

Wildlife will also get into the holiday spirit with special themed activities including Presents for Primates and Ornaments & Elephants. Guests will also have the opportunity to have an even closer look at our African penguins. All new this year, families will enjoy “Hazel’s Christmas Gift” a holiday themed animal show, featuring our famous animal ambassadors.

A SURPRISE AROUND EVERY CORNER

More merriment awaits with dazzling entertainment, including carolers dressed in Dickens era costumes performing traditional classics as well as contemporary favorites, and holiday story time with Mrs. Claus. All-new this year, guests will be captivated by a 50-foot animated Christmas tree complete with 12,000 dancing lights, 2,000 ornaments, and an 8-ft star!

HOLIDAY DINING FOR ALL
Enhance your Christmas in the Wild experience with specialty holiday flavors and refreshments to keep you merry and bright!


Lowry Park Zoo is home to more than 1300 animals and famous for having one of the most beautiful, tropical zoological settings in the world. The Zoo brings together animals and visitors to create unforgettable, natural connections.

November 24-25
December 1-2, 8-10, 15-17, 21-23, & 26-30
Starting at 4 p.m.

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NYE Wrap Party 2017

12-31-2017

Presented by Tampa Theatre at Tampa Theatre, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Dec 31 @ 9:00 pm

Tampa has plenty of swanky champagne-and-sequins New Year’s Eve parties, if you’re into that kind of thing. But for the rest of us who like our celebrating a little more on the classic-movie-themed-historic-theatre side, let’s jump in the DeLorean, rev it up to 88 miles an hour, and see where (or when?) it takes us!Tampa Theatre is proud to present its second annual NYE Wrap Party on Sunday, Dec. 31, from 9:00pm until 1:00am. New Year’s Eve guests will be among the first to see the...

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Tampa has plenty of swanky champagne-and-sequins New Year’s Eve parties, if you’re into that kind of thing. But for the rest of us who like our celebrating a little more on the classic-movie-themed-historic-theatre side, let’s jump in the DeLorean, rev it up to 88 miles an hour, and see where (or when?) it takes us!Tampa Theatre is proud to present its second annual NYE Wrap Party on Sunday, Dec. 31, from 9:00pm until 1:00am. New Year’s Eve guests will be among the first to see the newly completed restoration work, which will take the historic movie palace “back in time” to its original 1926 look and colors.As long as lightning doesn’t strike the clock tower, party-goers will enjoy heavy hors d’oeuvres and desserts, live music and dancing with 1.21-gigawatt party band IDK, the ball drop LIVE on the big screen at midnight, and an open beer-and-wine bar all night long. Signature themed cocktails and a cash liquor bar will also be available.Lab coats, puffy vests, “Enchantment Under the Sea” dance attire, and other Back to the Future-inspired costumes are encouraged!

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Under the Cuban Sun

12-31-2017

Presented by Florida Museum of Photographic Arts at Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 12 @ 12:00 pm Wed, Dec 13 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm + 17 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm Mon, Dec 18 @ 12:00 pm Tue, Dec 19 @ 12:00 pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Dec 21 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Dec 22 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 23 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 24 @ 12:00 pm Mon, Dec 25 @ 12:00 pm Tue, Dec 26 @ 12:00 pm Wed, Dec 27 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Dec 28 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Dec 29 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 30 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 31 @ 12:00 pm - less dates and times

The exhibition looks at both the Cuban eye and at its visitors’ eye and spans a period of time that is historic: the early 1930’s to present day. Beginning with Walker Evans and concluding with the work of Raúl Cañibano, we take a walk through time and space. They are the monumental bookends for our stroll. Walker Evans first photographed Cuba in the thirties. Raúl Cañibano is today’s masterful Cuban equivalent. Both have directed their gaze toward the nitty gritty of Cuban...

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The exhibition looks at both the Cuban eye and at its visitors’ eye and spans a period of time that is historic: the early 1930’s to present day. Beginning with Walker Evans and concluding with the work of Raúl Cañibano, we take a walk through time and space. They are the monumental bookends for our stroll. Walker Evans first photographed Cuba in the thirties. Raúl Cañibano is today’s masterful Cuban equivalent. Both have directed their gaze toward the nitty gritty of Cuban everyday life: the posed dockworker, the striding school boy. They look out at us with their body language that speaks volumes about the human condition; which without saying a word tells us everything.

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"COLOR & ABSTRACTION"

12-31-2017

Presented by Carrollwood Cultural Center at Carrollwood Cultural Center, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 12 @ 9:00 am Wed, Dec 13 @ 9:00 am Thu, Dec 14 @ 9:00 am + 13 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 15 @ 9:00 am Sat, Dec 16 @ 9:00 am Mon, Dec 18 @ 9:00 am Tue, Dec 19 @ 9:00 am Wed, Dec 20 @ 9:00 am Thu, Dec 21 @ 9:00 am Fri, Dec 22 @ 9:00 am Sat, Dec 23 @ 9:00 am Tue, Dec 26 @ 9:00 am Wed, Dec 27 @ 9:00 am Thu, Dec 28 @ 9:00 am Fri, Dec 29 @ 9:00 am Sat, Dec 30 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

Painting without subject matter successfully can be very hard. This show features 44 mostly large abstracts (only a few have a recognizable subject in them). While some are peaceful or lyrical, others are bold and dramatic. Most of the work is painted in many layers, with marks and lines, texture and pattern. Color is the most obvious consideration.

Painting without subject matter successfully can be very hard. This show features 44 mostly large abstracts (only a few have a recognizable subject in them). While some are peaceful or lyrical, others are bold and dramatic. Most of the work is painted in many layers, with marks and lines, texture and pattern. Color is the most obvious consideration.

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TECO Public Art Gallery presents 'Chroma', featuring artist Elizabeth Fontaine-Barr

01-02-2018

Presented by TECO Public Art Gallery at TECO Public Art Gallery, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 12 @ 8:00 am Wed, Dec 13 @ 8:00 am Thu, Dec 14 @ 8:00 am + 9 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 15 @ 8:00 am Mon, Dec 18 @ 8:00 am Tue, Dec 19 @ 8:00 am Wed, Dec 20 @ 8:00 am Thu, Dec 21 @ 8:00 am Tue, Dec 26 @ 8:00 am Wed, Dec 27 @ 8:00 am Thu, Dec 28 @ 8:00 am Tue, Jan 02 @ 8:00 am - less dates and times

Chroma is a Solo Exhibition that features ­­­­15 boldly colorful paintings by Tampa artist Elizabeth Fontaine-Barr, who was born and raised in New Orleans, LA. Primarily working with acrylic and pastel, the flexibility of the medium allows Elizabeth to use gradual shading to soften transitions or create more energetic and fanciful settings in a style she views as “modern expressionism”. Elizabeth’s work is inspired by the sights and colors of nature rather than the urban...

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Chroma is a Solo Exhibition that features ­­­­15 boldly colorful paintings by Tampa artist Elizabeth Fontaine-Barr, who was born and raised in New Orleans, LA. Primarily working with acrylic and pastel, the flexibility of the medium allows Elizabeth to use gradual shading to soften transitions or create more energetic and fanciful settings in a style she views as “modern expressionism”. Elizabeth’s work is inspired by the sights and colors of nature rather than the urban cityscapes of the “Big Easy”. But just as New Orleans has its own unique culture, her style is distinctly her own and not quite down the straight and narrow. Though her varied palette may appear in the natural landscapes and wildlife that she portrays, colors are often subverted and made to step outside their normal bounds. In tribute to Elizabeth’s singular approach, her paintings have been the subject of both juried and solo exhibits garnering awards as well as accolades. Whether portraying scenes from her travels or more locally inspired settings, her works have become a part of treasured private collections stretching from Hawaii to New York.

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The Shape of Water

01-04-2018

Presented by Tampa Theatre at Tampa Theatre, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Dec 22 @ 6:30 pm Fri, Dec 22 @ 9:30 pm Sat, Dec 23 @ 2:00 pm + 26 more dates and times

Sat, Dec 23 @ 5:00 pm Sat, Dec 23 @ 8:00 pm Sun, Dec 24 @ 3:30 pm Sun, Dec 24 @ 6:30 pm Mon, Dec 25 @ 4:30 pm Mon, Dec 25 @ 7:30 pm Tue, Dec 26 @ 6:30 pm Tue, Dec 26 @ 9:30 pm Wed, Dec 27 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Dec 27 @ 9:30 pm Thu, Dec 28 @ 6:30 pm Thu, Dec 28 @ 9:30 pm Fri, Dec 29 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Dec 29 @ 10:30 pm Sat, Dec 30 @ 2:00 pm Sat, Dec 30 @ 5:00 pm Sat, Dec 30 @ 8:00 pm Sun, Dec 31 @ 3:00 pm Mon, Jan 01 @ 5:30 pm Mon, Jan 01 @ 8:30 pm Tue, Jan 02 @ 5:30 pm Tue, Jan 02 @ 8:30 pm Wed, Jan 03 @ 5:30 pm Wed, Jan 03 @ 8:30 pm Thu, Jan 04 @ 5:30 pm Thu, Jan 04 @ 8:30 pm - less dates and times

In 1962, in the depths of the Cold War, deep in a cold concrete maze of hallways and vault doors, there is a secret laboratory. In that laboratory, in a steel tank, within a secured and unnamed room, there is a secret within that secret: an amphibious, man-like creature captured by the US government from the untamed wilds of a South American jungle and subjected to experiments in confinement. Both of these secrets are known to Elisa (Sally Hawkins, Happy Go Lucky, Blue Jasmine), a clever...

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In 1962, in the depths of the Cold War, deep in a cold concrete maze of hallways and vault doors, there is a secret laboratory. In that laboratory, in a steel tank, within a secured and unnamed room, there is a secret within that secret: an amphibious, man-like creature captured by the US government from the untamed wilds of a South American jungle and subjected to experiments in confinement. Both of these secrets are known to Elisa (Sally Hawkins, Happy Go Lucky, Blue Jasmine), a clever and unassuming woman employed as a janitor and largely ignored because of her mute condition. But Eliza knows more than almost anybody in the lab. Over time, she and the creature spark a friendship. They communicate about their own worlds, so different from each other’s. And maybe more secrets unfold in the heart of this romantic, fantastic, horrific puzzle box of a film by master Guillermo del Toro (Pan’s Labyrinth, Cronos, Crimson Peak).The trailer has been intriguing audiences for half a year with its gem-like visual perfection and the audacity of its humor, its eeriness and its humanity. Del Toro has called it his “favorite movie that [he’s] done” and the work that he is “proudest of.” Also starring Michael Shannon (Revolutionary Road, Nocturnal Animals) and Octavia Spencer (Hidden Figures, Fruitville Station), The Shape of Water is the paradoxical story of an otherworldly connection of two souls, and it would be equally at home in a book of fairy tales or an anthology of science fiction. And like all significant works of art, you can’t fully comprehend its secret until you’re personally in its presence.

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Elf (2003)

12-15-2017

Presented by Tampa Theatre at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Dec 15 @ 7:30 pm

Comedian Will Ferrell is at his best in fish-out-of-water comedies, and Elf might be his best. At least it’s his most widely appealing. A good-natured and charming comedy about Buddy the Elf’s search for his biological family and the rejuvenating power of the Christmas spirit, Elf is poignant and family-friendly besides showcasing a hilarious and completely unrestrained performance from Ferrell. You’ll be surprised how many jokes from Elf have entered the common zeitgeist.

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Comedian Will Ferrell is at his best in fish-out-of-water comedies, and Elf might be his best. At least it’s his most widely appealing. A good-natured and charming comedy about Buddy the Elf’s search for his biological family and the rejuvenating power of the Christmas spirit, Elf is poignant and family-friendly besides showcasing a hilarious and completely unrestrained performance from Ferrell. You’ll be surprised how many jokes from Elf have entered the common zeitgeist.

This film will be presented as a FREE community screening at Curtis Hixon Park as part of the Tampa Downtown Partnership's Winter Village event. Lawn seating is first-come, first-served, so please don’t forget your blankets or folding lawn chairs. Refreshments will be available for sale from Tampa Theatre and a variety of other Winter Village vendors.

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Valerie Gillespie

12-16-2017

Presented by Firehouse Cultural Center at Firehouse Cultural Center, Ruskin
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 16 @ 7:30 pm

The Valerie Gillespie Jazz Ensemble will be performing a holiday jazz concert in celebration of the holiday season. Valerie Gillespie has performed alongside icons such as Joan Rivers and Diana Ross as well as with her own group in the Tampa Bay area.

The Valerie Gillespie Jazz Ensemble will be performing a holiday jazz concert in celebration of the holiday season. Valerie Gillespie has performed alongside icons such as Joan Rivers and Diana Ross as well as with her own group in the Tampa Bay area.

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Christmas in Dixie

12-16-2017

Presented by Plant City Entertainment at Plant City Entertainment, Inc. Theater, Plant City
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 8:00 pm

CHRISTMAS IN DIXIE - A Musical Comedy Stage Reading

A snowstorm has stranded Ashley and Savannah, two pageant queens, at the Birmingham airport. Having missed the Miss Toyland pageant in Atlanta, they will now have to enter Miss Chicken Plucker in order to win enough money to pay for the rest of nursing school. Two Marines, home on leave, are also stranded and the last available lodging anywhere near Birmingham is a bed and breakfast in Bug Tussle, Alabama. After its eccentric owner has...

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CHRISTMAS IN DIXIE - A Musical Comedy Stage Reading

A snowstorm has stranded Ashley and Savannah, two pageant queens, at the Birmingham airport. Having missed the Miss Toyland pageant in Atlanta, they will now have to enter Miss Chicken Plucker in order to win enough money to pay for the rest of nursing school. Two Marines, home on leave, are also stranded and the last available lodging anywhere near Birmingham is a bed and breakfast in Bug Tussle, Alabama. After its eccentric owner has waited more than a year, The Lady Marmalade Bed Breakfast will finally have its first guests who throughout the course of their stay show that they aren’t afraid of armored vehicles, hors d’oeuvres hours featuring Elvis robes, pregnant armed robbers at The Waffle Barn, and helping out The First Hope of The Last Chance Baptist Church with the threatened cancellation of its Food Pantry PaLooza.

This is a precast stage reading under the direction of Tyler Hollis.
This family friendly musical is sure to put a smile on your lips and a song in your heart! Come enjoy some hot chocolate and Christmas cookies, Christmas carolers and maybe even have your picture with Santa Claus as we celebrate the holiday season!

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It’s A Wonderful Life (1946)

12-16-2017

Presented by Tampa Theatre at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 16 @ 7:30 pm

Watch It’s a Wonderful Life every year, and you’ll see a different message in it every time. On its face, it’s a heartwarmer about treating your fellow man with fairness and love, knowing that they will stand behind you when you need them. But it’s also a political movie about the destructive influence of consolidated wealth (Lionel Barrymore’s Mr. Potter is one of cinema’s great villains); it’s nearly a tragic portrait of a talented dreamer who sacrifices himself completely...

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Watch It’s a Wonderful Life every year, and you’ll see a different message in it every time. On its face, it’s a heartwarmer about treating your fellow man with fairness and love, knowing that they will stand behind you when you need them. But it’s also a political movie about the destructive influence of consolidated wealth (Lionel Barrymore’s Mr. Potter is one of cinema’s great villains); it’s nearly a tragic portrait of a talented dreamer who sacrifices himself completely for others and is almost destroyed by his own frustration; and in the tradition of Dicken’s three Christmas ghosts, it’s a look at the chilling consequences of all the paths not taken in a life. Solemn and sweet but uncompromising, the movie refuses to let George Bailey (Jimmy Stewart) off easy. And the key is the title — it may not be the life he wanted, it may not be the life he deserved, it may not always be easy to admit, but it is, truly, a wonderful life.

This film will be presented as a FREE community screening at Curtis Hixon Park as part of the Tampa Downtown Partnership's Winter Village event. Lawn seating is first-come, first-served, so please don’t forget your blankets or folding lawn chairs. Refreshments will be available for sale from Tampa Theatre and a variety of other Winter Village vendors.

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Christmas with Emile Pandolfi

12-16-2017

Presented by Carrollwood Cultural Center at Carrollwood Cultural Center, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 16 @ 8:00 pm

Recording since 1991, Pianist Emile Pandolfi’s CDs of familiar music have sold well over three million copies nationally. This has earned Emile the distinction of being the top-selling artist in the alternative music industry, distributed primarily in specialty, gift and book shops across the nation. Now with 30+ albums, most major online retailers also carry his music for download and he can be streamed from internet radio stations all over the world.

Recording since 1991, Pianist Emile Pandolfi’s CDs of familiar music have sold well over three million copies nationally. This has earned Emile the distinction of being the top-selling artist in the alternative music industry, distributed primarily in specialty, gift and book shops across the nation. Now with 30+ albums, most major online retailers also carry his music for download and he can be streamed from internet radio stations all over the world.

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You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown

12-16-2017

Presented by Tampa Bay Triple Threat Theatre at HCC Ybor Mainstage Theatre, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 16 @ 11:30 am Sat, Dec 16 @ 5:00 pm

Come see this family friendly musical, perfect for all ages. Join us as we bring the Peanuts gang to life in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (Revised). Journey through the minds and hearts of these unique children as they share their perspectives on life, friendship, and learn how to get along and find “Happiness” in life’s simplest moments. This feel good show will leave you wanting more.

Come see this family friendly musical, perfect for all ages. Join us as we bring the Peanuts gang to life in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (Revised). Journey through the minds and hearts of these unique children as they share their perspectives on life, friendship, and learn how to get along and find “Happiness” in life’s simplest moments. This feel good show will leave you wanting more.

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Merry Music for Winds

12-17-2017

Presented by Florida Wind Band at USF Music Concert Hall, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Dec 17 @ 4:00 pm

The Florida Wind Band will celebrate the season with  Merry Music for Winds, a program of musical favorites to bring in the holiday.   Enjoy such classics as Greensleeves by Alfred Reed, A Sleigh Ride by Leroy Anderson and The Eighth Candle by Steve Reisteter.  Delight in arrangements by Frigyes Hidas, John Cacavas and more-- medleys of the timeless holiday favorites that will put a smile on your face and have you ready to sing along.  Bring the whole family for an afternoon that is...

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The Florida Wind Band will celebrate the season with  Merry Music for Winds, a program of musical favorites to bring in the holiday.   Enjoy such classics as Greensleeves by Alfred Reed, A Sleigh Ride by Leroy Anderson and The Eighth Candle by Steve Reisteter.  Delight in arrangements by Frigyes Hidas, John Cacavas and more-- medleys of the timeless holiday favorites that will put a smile on your face and have you ready to sing along.  Bring the whole family for an afternoon that is sure to become a holiday tradition.

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Twelve by Fran Powers

12-17-2017

Presented by Powerstories Theatre of Tampa Bay Inc. at Powerstories Theatre, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Dec 15 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 8:00 pm + 1 more dates and times

Sun, Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm - less dates and times

It’s the week before Christmas, 1950 in San Diego California. Betty, a single mother, is working as a waitress to put food on the table for her two young daughters. As she is serving lunch, Harold, a sailor walks in the door to order the “Workingman’s Special” of roast beef and mashed potatoes. At that moment, these two strangers are connected. Harold asks Betty one important question and the answer starts their life journey together. Twelve is the love story of one woman’s quest...

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It’s the week before Christmas, 1950 in San Diego California. Betty, a single mother, is working as a waitress to put food on the table for her two young daughters. As she is serving lunch, Harold, a sailor walks in the door to order the “Workingman’s Special” of roast beef and mashed potatoes. At that moment, these two strangers are connected. Harold asks Betty one important question and the answer starts their life journey together. Twelve is the love story of one woman’s quest to fulfill her dream of having a large family and the man who supports her through many ups and downs.

This is an original play with music and is based on the lives of Betty and Harold Taylor, the parents of author Fran Powers.

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By the Yard: Cirkut Camera Photography

12-17-2017

Presented by Florida Museum of Photographic Arts at Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 12 @ 11:00 am Wed, Dec 13 @ 11:00 am Thu, Dec 14 @ 11:00 am + 3 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 15 @ 11:00 am Sat, Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm - less dates and times

The exhibition will feature panoramic images created by the unique Cirkut camera in the early 20thcentury. Many images were generously donated to the Florida Museum of Photographic Art's permanent collection by collector Robert MacKay, PhD. The exhibition also features work from the Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library System as well as images on loan from the Drapkin Collection. This wide range of resources, united by the unique Cirkut camera, will feature images from daily American...

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The exhibition will feature panoramic images created by the unique Cirkut camera in the early 20thcentury. Many images were generously donated to the Florida Museum of Photographic Art's permanent collection by collector Robert MacKay, PhD. The exhibition also features work from the Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library System as well as images on loan from the Drapkin Collection. This wide range of resources, united by the unique Cirkut camera, will feature images from daily American community life, industry, wartime, and fantastic views.

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La Esperanza Art Exhibit and Sale

12-17-2017

Presented by Tampa Regional Artists, Inc. at Old Hyde Park Art Center, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 12 @ 12:00 pm Wed, Dec 13 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm + 3 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm - less dates and times

We have all been impacted to some extent by the storms this hurricane season. The destruction in parts of Florida, Texas and the islands has brought home what might have been here, but for a jog. We all want to help those in need.

Tampa Regional Artists is creating an art-related fundraiser for this December. We wanted to focus on children impacted by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, so proceeds will be donated to San Jorge Children’s Hospital, San Juan, PR or a similar hospital.

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We have all been impacted to some extent by the storms this hurricane season. The destruction in parts of Florida, Texas and the islands has brought home what might have been here, but for a jog. We all want to help those in need.

Tampa Regional Artists is creating an art-related fundraiser for this December. We wanted to focus on children impacted by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, so proceeds will be donated to San Jorge Children’s Hospital, San Juan, PR or a similar hospital.

See call to artists on TampaArts.org.

Additional TRA Events

Hyde Park Preservation Inc. Home Tour December 3

Hyde Park Preservation Inc (HPPI) will be holding its annual Home Tour on December 3 from 1 to 4 PM. The focus will be on Fielding Ave (across the street) and the Old Hyde Park Art Center will be a featured stop on the tour. Typically the HPPI Home Tour draws between 700 and 800 attendees. Artwork will be for sale during the tour. This is a great opportunity to display your work to a very wide audience.

Holiday Card Making Reception December 14

TRA will be holding a Holiday Card Marking Reception on December 14th from 7 to 830 PM The reception will be open to the public, and free. There will be materials and instructions on how to make your own holiday cards using stamps, collage, inks and paints. Refreshments will be served. This should be a fun event giving all attendees a hands-on experience at making art.

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Ha-Ha Holiday IMPROV Show

12-22-2017

Presented by The Box Theater at The Box Theater Improv Studio, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm

The Box Improv Studio kicks off the season with our Ha-Ha-Holiday Improv Show.  Laugh your holiday blues away, as our house teams make it all up (right before your eyes),  and spread tidings of joy to all! picatic.com/event15097667998737

The Box Improv Studio kicks off the season with our Ha-Ha-Holiday Improv Show.  Laugh your holiday blues away, as our house teams make it all up (right before your eyes),  and spread tidings of joy to all! picatic.com/event15097667998737

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HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE

12-22-2017

Presented by Clayton Galleries at Clayton Galleries, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 16 @ 11:00 am

For the past number of years, Clayton Galleries has an open house every Saturday in December before Christmas to celebrate the holidays. It's happening again starting Saturday, December 2nd. DISCOVER ARTFUL GIFTS. ENJOY BUBBLY AND HOLIDAY REFRESHMENT !

For the past number of years, Clayton Galleries has an open house every Saturday in December before Christmas to celebrate the holidays. It's happening again starting Saturday, December 2nd. DISCOVER ARTFUL GIFTS. ENJOY BUBBLY AND HOLIDAY REFRESHMENT !

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A Christmas Carol

12-23-2017

Presented by Carrollwood Players, Inc. at Carrollwood Players Theatre, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Dec 15 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 8:00 pm Sun, Dec 17 @ 3:00 pm + 2 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 22 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Dec 23 @ 8:00 pm - less dates and times

Carrollwood Players Theatre proudly presents

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Directed by Angel Borths

An adaptation of the story of Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey from an embittered, ungenerous creature into a giving, caring human being at the hands of three spirits, who, one Christmas Eve, show him what life means

CAST:
Scrooge……………………….David Collins
Belle/Martha………………..Katie Homan
Bob Crachit…………………John Austin
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Carrollwood Players Theatre proudly presents

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Directed by Angel Borths

An adaptation of the story of Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey from an embittered, ungenerous creature into a giving, caring human being at the hands of three spirits, who, one Christmas Eve, show him what life means

CAST:
Scrooge……………………….David Collins
Belle/Martha………………..Katie Homan
Bob Crachit…………………John Austin
Christmas Past…………..Emma Bintz
Christmas Present……..Christa Jerome
Colin/ Carouthers………..Lason Byrd
Dilbur/Mrs Fezziwig……..Trish Farber
Fan………………………………Mara Blander
Fred……………………………..Matt Melenas
Linda……………………………Mari Jo Giamporearo
Marley…………………………..Jeff Smith
Mr. Chumsworthy…………Abi Bais
Mrs Crachit…………………..Kelly Farnan
Mrs Upton…………………….Jeri Pawick
Old Joe/Mr Fezziwig…….. Brian McCreight
Peter/ Young Scrooge….Asher Austin
Sarah/Elizabeth……………Kyleigh Giamporearo
Tiny Tim……………………….Sophie Farnan
Urchin/Turkey Boy………..Caitlin Russo

Group Discounts with reserved seating are available and can be arranged by emailing boxoffice@carrollwoodplayers.org.

Season Ticket Holders ONLY can reserve individual seats in advance by calling 813-265-4000 or by emailing boxoffice@carrollwoodplayers.org

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Menus: The Epicurean Experience

12-23-2017

Presented by Henry B. Plant Museum at Henry B. Plant Museum, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 12 @ 10:00 am Wed, Dec 13 @ 10:00 am Thu, Dec 14 @ 10:00 am + 8 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 15 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 16 @ 10:00 am Sun, Dec 17 @ 10:00 am Tue, Dec 19 @ 10:00 am Wed, Dec 20 @ 10:00 am Thu, Dec 21 @ 10:00 am Fri, Dec 22 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 23 @ 10:00 am - less dates and times

The Henry B. Plant Museum is pleased to announce a new exhibit, Menus: The Epicurean Experience, opening on March 17, 2017.

Please join us on March 17th at 7:00 pm for a lecture by Patrick Dunne, proprietor of Lucullus antiques in New Orleans.  The shop has been featured in Conde Nast Traveler, Martha Stewart Living, Vogue, and The New York Times.  Dunne is the author of The Epicurean Collector, and has both written for and served as a contributing editor for a number of interior design...

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The Henry B. Plant Museum is pleased to announce a new exhibit, Menus: The Epicurean Experience, opening on March 17, 2017.

Please join us on March 17th at 7:00 pm for a lecture by Patrick Dunne, proprietor of Lucullus antiques in New Orleans.  The shop has been featured in Conde Nast Traveler, Martha Stewart Living, Vogue, and The New York Times.  Dunne is the author of The Epicurean Collector, and has both written for and served as a contributing editor for a number of interior design and lifestyle magazines.  The lecture is free and open to the public.

This exhibit uses original menus as a starting point to explore the fine dining at the Tampa Bay Hotel and other grand Florida resorts from 1891 to 1932.  These rarely exhibited menus draw visitors into the conversation of Victorian food, the source of food, its preparation, etiquette, fashion, and utensils that blend together to create the Victorian epicurean experience.  We will briefly touch on menu art and children in the Hotel dining room. This exhibit displays original artifacts, including menus, photos, clothing, and utensils from the Tampa Bay Hotel and other Florida hotels.

At the Tampa Bay Hotel, and other Florida resorts, meals were not simply about eating, but instead were a fine dining experience.  Thought and care were put into food choices, decorations, place settings, music selection, and of course, menu design.  Dressing for dinner often took over an hour, and meals could be a full ten courses.  Meals for special events and holidays were even more elaborate.  Included in the exhibit are menus from holidays such as Independence Day (1898), George Washington’s birthday celebration (1901), Thanksgiving (1905), New Year’s (1912) and Christmas (1911, 1912).

The menu is the map that guides diners through their dining experience.  It lays the foundation for what they anticipate their experience to be based on the elaborate dishes served, the number of courses, the detail and extravagance of the menu design, the international elements, and dinner entertainment. Blended with these obvious dining elements are the subtle ingredients of fashion and etiquette and the behind the scenes components of where food comes from and how it is prepared.

Menus: The Epicurean Experience opens on March 17th and runs through December 23, 2017.  Entrance to the exhibit is included with admission to the Museum.


This exhibit has been graciously underwritten by Greenberg Traurig, LLC, The Knox Family Foundation, and Dr. and Mrs. Garth Drewry.

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The Victorian Christmas Stroll

12-23-2017

Presented by Henry B. Plant Museum at Henry B. Plant Museum, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 12 @ 10:00 am Wed, Dec 13 @ 10:00 am Thu, Dec 14 @ 10:00 am + 9 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 15 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 16 @ 10:00 am Sun, Dec 17 @ 10:00 am Mon, Dec 18 @ 10:00 am Tue, Dec 19 @ 10:00 am Wed, Dec 20 @ 10:00 am Thu, Dec 21 @ 10:00 am Fri, Dec 22 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 23 @ 10:00 am - less dates and times

Experience the extravagance and grandeur of a Victorian Christmas at the Henry B. Plant Museum’s 36th Annual Victorian Christmas Stroll.  With the wide variety of decorations, there is sure to be something for everyone.  We are proud to offer an interactive sensory tree activity for visitors with sensory disabilities.  Look closely in exhibit cases and you will find tiny antique trees as small as 1” in height.  Be amazed at decorations harkening back to the Tampa Bay area’s history...

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Experience the extravagance and grandeur of a Victorian Christmas at the Henry B. Plant Museum’s 36th Annual Victorian Christmas Stroll.  With the wide variety of decorations, there is sure to be something for everyone.  We are proud to offer an interactive sensory tree activity for visitors with sensory disabilities.  Look closely in exhibit cases and you will find tiny antique trees as small as 1” in height.  Be amazed at decorations harkening back to the Tampa Bay area’s history of aviation.  Gaze in wonder at antique ornaments and colorful nutcrackers in an old-fashioned Christmas scene.  Other decorations include a replica Plant System train, vintage fashions, antique toys, locally sourced items, and fanciful ornaments.

The Victorian Christmas Stroll celebrates the warmth and spirit of an old fashioned holiday, while encouraging a sense of community.  Complimentary cider and cookies will be served on the veranda each day while holiday music floats through the air.  Guests can enjoy live music each evening from 6 pm – 8 pm.  Shoppers in the Museum Store will find snuggly Teddy Bears available for purchase.  For each bear bought in the Store, the Museum will donate another one to the Tampa Police Department Family Violence Unit.

The Museum will host a number of special performances during the Victorian Christmas Stroll.  Included are:

  • December 1: Member Appreciation Day, Stroll Grand Opening
    • Featuring: Classical Guitar with John Barr 10 am – 12 pm and Classical Harp with Damara Chaudhuri 1 – 3 pm.
  • December 1-10: Drop off your Letters to Santa!
  • December 3, 10, 17: Upstairs/Downstairs Live Theater, 2 pm
  • December 9: Metropolitan Youth Orchestra
  • December 21: Music in the Museum, 11 am
  • December 17: Children’s Day at the Stroll, 10 am – 5 pm
    • Featuring: Bits ‘N Pieces Puppet Theatre, paper crafting, story-time, and more.

Proceeds from the Victorian Christmas Stroll fund museum restoration and preservation projects, as well as educational programming.

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Christmas in the Wild

12-30-2017

Presented by Lowry Park Zoo at Lowry Park Zoo, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Dec 15 @ 4:00 pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 4:00 pm Fri, Dec 22 @ 4:00 pm + 3 more dates and times

Sat, Dec 23 @ 4:00 pm Fri, Dec 29 @ 4:00 pm Sat, Dec 30 @ 4:00 pm - less dates and times

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… as Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo transforms again into a world of festive holiday wonder for Christmas in the Wild! For 18 delightful nights, experience a merry and memorable evening with this unique holiday event. Only at the Zoo, can families be nose—to-horn with an Indian Rhino and then stroll hand-in-hand with Santa’s Elves. From the stunning sights of countless lights, the taste and scents of seasonal holiday treats and refreshments, the...

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… as Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo transforms again into a world of festive holiday wonder for Christmas in the Wild! For 18 delightful nights, experience a merry and memorable evening with this unique holiday event. Only at the Zoo, can families be nose—to-horn with an Indian Rhino and then stroll hand-in-hand with Santa’s Elves. From the stunning sights of countless lights, the taste and scents of seasonal holiday treats and refreshments, the magic and enchantment of wildlife at night, Christmas in the Wild will offer guests of all ages a truly charming holiday experience.

SANTA’S COMING TO THE ZOO

The big guy in red will return to Santa’s Village, which is situated in a new whimsical elf village.  Guests will have the opportunity to make reservations to ensure they don’t miss jolly St. Nick before he goes back to the North Pole. Other holiday themed areas include Holiday Hoedown, Polar Paradise and Candy Cane Lane!

WILD ENCOUNTERS AND ENRICHMENTS

Wildlife will also get into the holiday spirit with special themed activities including Presents for Primates and Ornaments & Elephants. Guests will also have the opportunity to have an even closer look at our African penguins. All new this year, families will enjoy “Hazel’s Christmas Gift” a holiday themed animal show, featuring our famous animal ambassadors.

A SURPRISE AROUND EVERY CORNER

More merriment awaits with dazzling entertainment, including carolers dressed in Dickens era costumes performing traditional classics as well as contemporary favorites, and holiday story time with Mrs. Claus. All-new this year, guests will be captivated by a 50-foot animated Christmas tree complete with 12,000 dancing lights, 2,000 ornaments, and an 8-ft star!

HOLIDAY DINING FOR ALL
Enhance your Christmas in the Wild experience with specialty holiday flavors and refreshments to keep you merry and bright!


Lowry Park Zoo is home to more than 1300 animals and famous for having one of the most beautiful, tropical zoological settings in the world. The Zoo brings together animals and visitors to create unforgettable, natural connections.

November 24-25
December 1-2, 8-10, 15-17, 21-23, & 26-30
Starting at 4 p.m.

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NYE Wrap Party 2017

12-31-2017

Presented by Tampa Theatre at Tampa Theatre, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Dec 31 @ 9:00 pm

Tampa has plenty of swanky champagne-and-sequins New Year’s Eve parties, if you’re into that kind of thing. But for the rest of us who like our celebrating a little more on the classic-movie-themed-historic-theatre side, let’s jump in the DeLorean, rev it up to 88 miles an hour, and see where (or when?) it takes us!Tampa Theatre is proud to present its second annual NYE Wrap Party on Sunday, Dec. 31, from 9:00pm until 1:00am. New Year’s Eve guests will be among the first to see the...

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Tampa has plenty of swanky champagne-and-sequins New Year’s Eve parties, if you’re into that kind of thing. But for the rest of us who like our celebrating a little more on the classic-movie-themed-historic-theatre side, let’s jump in the DeLorean, rev it up to 88 miles an hour, and see where (or when?) it takes us!Tampa Theatre is proud to present its second annual NYE Wrap Party on Sunday, Dec. 31, from 9:00pm until 1:00am. New Year’s Eve guests will be among the first to see the newly completed restoration work, which will take the historic movie palace “back in time” to its original 1926 look and colors.As long as lightning doesn’t strike the clock tower, party-goers will enjoy heavy hors d’oeuvres and desserts, live music and dancing with 1.21-gigawatt party band IDK, the ball drop LIVE on the big screen at midnight, and an open beer-and-wine bar all night long. Signature themed cocktails and a cash liquor bar will also be available.Lab coats, puffy vests, “Enchantment Under the Sea” dance attire, and other Back to the Future-inspired costumes are encouraged!

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Under the Cuban Sun

12-31-2017

Presented by Florida Museum of Photographic Arts at Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 12 @ 12:00 pm Wed, Dec 13 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm + 17 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm Mon, Dec 18 @ 12:00 pm Tue, Dec 19 @ 12:00 pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Dec 21 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Dec 22 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 23 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 24 @ 12:00 pm Mon, Dec 25 @ 12:00 pm Tue, Dec 26 @ 12:00 pm Wed, Dec 27 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Dec 28 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Dec 29 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 30 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 31 @ 12:00 pm - less dates and times

The exhibition looks at both the Cuban eye and at its visitors’ eye and spans a period of time that is historic: the early 1930’s to present day. Beginning with Walker Evans and concluding with the work of Raúl Cañibano, we take a walk through time and space. They are the monumental bookends for our stroll. Walker Evans first photographed Cuba in the thirties. Raúl Cañibano is today’s masterful Cuban equivalent. Both have directed their gaze toward the nitty gritty of Cuban...

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The exhibition looks at both the Cuban eye and at its visitors’ eye and spans a period of time that is historic: the early 1930’s to present day. Beginning with Walker Evans and concluding with the work of Raúl Cañibano, we take a walk through time and space. They are the monumental bookends for our stroll. Walker Evans first photographed Cuba in the thirties. Raúl Cañibano is today’s masterful Cuban equivalent. Both have directed their gaze toward the nitty gritty of Cuban everyday life: the posed dockworker, the striding school boy. They look out at us with their body language that speaks volumes about the human condition; which without saying a word tells us everything.

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"COLOR & ABSTRACTION"

12-31-2017

Presented by Carrollwood Cultural Center at Carrollwood Cultural Center, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 12 @ 9:00 am Wed, Dec 13 @ 9:00 am Thu, Dec 14 @ 9:00 am + 13 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 15 @ 9:00 am Sat, Dec 16 @ 9:00 am Mon, Dec 18 @ 9:00 am Tue, Dec 19 @ 9:00 am Wed, Dec 20 @ 9:00 am Thu, Dec 21 @ 9:00 am Fri, Dec 22 @ 9:00 am Sat, Dec 23 @ 9:00 am Tue, Dec 26 @ 9:00 am Wed, Dec 27 @ 9:00 am Thu, Dec 28 @ 9:00 am Fri, Dec 29 @ 9:00 am Sat, Dec 30 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

Painting without subject matter successfully can be very hard. This show features 44 mostly large abstracts (only a few have a recognizable subject in them). While some are peaceful or lyrical, others are bold and dramatic. Most of the work is painted in many layers, with marks and lines, texture and pattern. Color is the most obvious consideration.

Painting without subject matter successfully can be very hard. This show features 44 mostly large abstracts (only a few have a recognizable subject in them). While some are peaceful or lyrical, others are bold and dramatic. Most of the work is painted in many layers, with marks and lines, texture and pattern. Color is the most obvious consideration.

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TECO Public Art Gallery presents 'Chroma', featuring artist Elizabeth Fontaine-Barr

01-02-2018

Presented by TECO Public Art Gallery at TECO Public Art Gallery, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 12 @ 8:00 am Wed, Dec 13 @ 8:00 am Thu, Dec 14 @ 8:00 am + 9 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 15 @ 8:00 am Mon, Dec 18 @ 8:00 am Tue, Dec 19 @ 8:00 am Wed, Dec 20 @ 8:00 am Thu, Dec 21 @ 8:00 am Tue, Dec 26 @ 8:00 am Wed, Dec 27 @ 8:00 am Thu, Dec 28 @ 8:00 am Tue, Jan 02 @ 8:00 am - less dates and times

Chroma is a Solo Exhibition that features ­­­­15 boldly colorful paintings by Tampa artist Elizabeth Fontaine-Barr, who was born and raised in New Orleans, LA. Primarily working with acrylic and pastel, the flexibility of the medium allows Elizabeth to use gradual shading to soften transitions or create more energetic and fanciful settings in a style she views as “modern expressionism”. Elizabeth’s work is inspired by the sights and colors of nature rather than the urban...

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Chroma is a Solo Exhibition that features ­­­­15 boldly colorful paintings by Tampa artist Elizabeth Fontaine-Barr, who was born and raised in New Orleans, LA. Primarily working with acrylic and pastel, the flexibility of the medium allows Elizabeth to use gradual shading to soften transitions or create more energetic and fanciful settings in a style she views as “modern expressionism”. Elizabeth’s work is inspired by the sights and colors of nature rather than the urban cityscapes of the “Big Easy”. But just as New Orleans has its own unique culture, her style is distinctly her own and not quite down the straight and narrow. Though her varied palette may appear in the natural landscapes and wildlife that she portrays, colors are often subverted and made to step outside their normal bounds. In tribute to Elizabeth’s singular approach, her paintings have been the subject of both juried and solo exhibits garnering awards as well as accolades. Whether portraying scenes from her travels or more locally inspired settings, her works have become a part of treasured private collections stretching from Hawaii to New York.

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The Shape of Water

01-04-2018

Presented by Tampa Theatre at Tampa Theatre, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Dec 22 @ 6:30 pm Fri, Dec 22 @ 9:30 pm Sat, Dec 23 @ 2:00 pm + 26 more dates and times

Sat, Dec 23 @ 5:00 pm Sat, Dec 23 @ 8:00 pm Sun, Dec 24 @ 3:30 pm Sun, Dec 24 @ 6:30 pm Mon, Dec 25 @ 4:30 pm Mon, Dec 25 @ 7:30 pm Tue, Dec 26 @ 6:30 pm Tue, Dec 26 @ 9:30 pm Wed, Dec 27 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Dec 27 @ 9:30 pm Thu, Dec 28 @ 6:30 pm Thu, Dec 28 @ 9:30 pm Fri, Dec 29 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Dec 29 @ 10:30 pm Sat, Dec 30 @ 2:00 pm Sat, Dec 30 @ 5:00 pm Sat, Dec 30 @ 8:00 pm Sun, Dec 31 @ 3:00 pm Mon, Jan 01 @ 5:30 pm Mon, Jan 01 @ 8:30 pm Tue, Jan 02 @ 5:30 pm Tue, Jan 02 @ 8:30 pm Wed, Jan 03 @ 5:30 pm Wed, Jan 03 @ 8:30 pm Thu, Jan 04 @ 5:30 pm Thu, Jan 04 @ 8:30 pm - less dates and times

In 1962, in the depths of the Cold War, deep in a cold concrete maze of hallways and vault doors, there is a secret laboratory. In that laboratory, in a steel tank, within a secured and unnamed room, there is a secret within that secret: an amphibious, man-like creature captured by the US government from the untamed wilds of a South American jungle and subjected to experiments in confinement. Both of these secrets are known to Elisa (Sally Hawkins, Happy Go Lucky, Blue Jasmine), a clever...

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In 1962, in the depths of the Cold War, deep in a cold concrete maze of hallways and vault doors, there is a secret laboratory. In that laboratory, in a steel tank, within a secured and unnamed room, there is a secret within that secret: an amphibious, man-like creature captured by the US government from the untamed wilds of a South American jungle and subjected to experiments in confinement. Both of these secrets are known to Elisa (Sally Hawkins, Happy Go Lucky, Blue Jasmine), a clever and unassuming woman employed as a janitor and largely ignored because of her mute condition. But Eliza knows more than almost anybody in the lab. Over time, she and the creature spark a friendship. They communicate about their own worlds, so different from each other’s. And maybe more secrets unfold in the heart of this romantic, fantastic, horrific puzzle box of a film by master Guillermo del Toro (Pan’s Labyrinth, Cronos, Crimson Peak).The trailer has been intriguing audiences for half a year with its gem-like visual perfection and the audacity of its humor, its eeriness and its humanity. Del Toro has called it his “favorite movie that [he’s] done” and the work that he is “proudest of.” Also starring Michael Shannon (Revolutionary Road, Nocturnal Animals) and Octavia Spencer (Hidden Figures, Fruitville Station), The Shape of Water is the paradoxical story of an otherworldly connection of two souls, and it would be equally at home in a book of fairy tales or an anthology of science fiction. And like all significant works of art, you can’t fully comprehend its secret until you’re personally in its presence.

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