This week: PascoBy Times staff writer
© St. Petersburg Times
published April 11, 2003
AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHS of Pasco County made during the past 60 years will be exhibited today through May 9 at the Alric C.R. Pottberg Library on Pasco-Hernando Community College's campus at 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. Viewing hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and 2 to 4 p.m. Sundays. The library will be closed April 20. Admission is free.
ARTBEAT 2003 continues through April 30 at Pasco Arts Center, 5744 Moog Road, Holiday. Viewing hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. The UpStairs Gallery features "Visual Poetry Exhibition" by Bob Zappacosta. Admission is free.
CENTENNIAL OPERA GROUP will view and discuss a video of Rossini's comic opera Il Barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville) at 12:30 p.m. today at Centennial Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday. Admission is free. Those who attend should bring a seat cushion.
WEST PASCO ART GUILD will mark the opening of its second annual "Wildlife Show" with a reception from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the gallery, 6202 Jefferson St., New Port Richey. The show will continue 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays through April 25.
'DAMN YANKEES' continues through May 18 at Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson. Shows are at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays and 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays and April 19, 26 and May 10. Doors open two hours before each show for cash bar and buffet. Dinner and show, $37.50; show only, $26.45. Ages 12 and younger, $19.95 and $14.95. Call 863-7949 in west Pasco; toll free elsewhere at 1-888-655-7469.
RARE EARTH (Get Ready, I Just Want to Celebrate) will be at Bourbon Street Concert Club, 4431 U.S. 19, New Port Richey today. Doors open at 8 p.m., show at 9:30 p.m. Opening act is Bullwinkle. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door.
FULL MOON FESTIVAL hayrides, horseback rides, barbecue and bonfires will be held at 5:30 p.m. today and Saturday at Starkey Ranch, 12959 State Road 54, Odessa. The hayride-dinner package is $25 adults, $20 seniors, $10 ages 3-12. The horseback/hayride/dinner package is $48.75 adults, $38 ages 7-12, all plus tax. Reservations are required. Call (813) 926-1133 or toll free 1-877-734-9453.
JOHN TIMPANELLI will perform at the T.A.T. Civic Association's dinner show on Saturday. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m., show follows. Dinner and show, $12 for guests, $10 for members. Call 938-5217 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. today and Saturday for reservations.
SPOTLIGHT ON TALENT, a variety talent show with $1,600 in prizes, will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday at Wesley Chapel High's Theatre for the Performing Arts. The show, produced by the Heritage Arts Center Association, features the 38 acts that were finalists in the competition in mid-March. Tickets are $8 at the door.
PIONEER FLORIDA MUSEUM will hold "Pioneer Craft Day" from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the museum off U.S. 301, northeast of downtown Dade City. Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for seniors and ages 4-18. Parking is free.
HOT LIPS GOODTIME Dixieland Band will perform at 2 p.m. Sunday at Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road (off Fivay Road), Hudson. Admission is $3. Tickets are available at any Pasco County library branch or at the door.
SLEUTHS MYSTERY DINNER Show will present "G.K.'s 80th Birthday" at 11:30 a.m. today at the Palace Grand, 275 Della Ct., Spring Hill (off U.S. 19 a quarter-mile north of County Line Road). The audience will be invited to help solve a murder mystery, and those who are successful win a prize. Dinner and show, $35.95, plus tax and tip. Call 863-7949 or toll free 1-888-655-7469.
HERNANDO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, Suzuki Strings and Milo's Dixieland Band will perform at 7:30 p.m. today at Mariner United Methodist Church, 7079 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. Guest singers Tom Russell and Leanne Germann will do Broadway tunes with the orchestra. The concert benefits Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services of Florida. Tickets are $5. Call (352) 686-3724.
CHAMBER ORCHESTRA KREMLIN will perform Grieg, Shostakovich, Bach, Brahms, Dvorak and Tchaikovsky at 8 p.m. today at Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St., Tarpon Springs. Admission is $16. Call 942-5605 for availability.
'THE HEIRESS' continues Saturday through Monday at Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St., Tarpon Springs. Performances are at 8 p.m. Saturday and Monday and at 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $14. Call (727) 942-5605.
HERNANDO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA will perform "Dance and Solo" featuring Mozart's Symphony No. 41 (Jupiter) and Reinhold Giliere's Russian Sailors' Dance on Saturday and April 22 and 27. Guest performers are Joel Brown, 13, and Johnathan Johnson, 12, cello; Christina Adams, 13, violin; and Ben De Angelis, 11, euphonium. Reserved seats are $9. Saturday's concert is at 7:30 p.m. at Hernando High School Performing Arts Center, 700 Bell Ave., Brooksville; for tickets, call (352) 799-8507. The April 22 concert is at 7:30 p.m. at Springstead High School, 3300 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill; call (352) 686-5334. The April 27 concert is at 2 p.m. at Springstead High School; call (352) 686-7716.
STAGE WEST COMMUNITY PLAYHOUSE and Playhouse 19 from Crystal River will present The All Night Strut at 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Stage West, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. Tickets are $16. Call (352) 683-5113.
USF OPERA THEATRE will perform Donizetti's comedy, Viva la Mamma!, a slapstick farce, at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St., Tarpon Springs. Admission is $14. Call (727) 942-5605.
STEPHEN PEARCY, founder and lead singer of Ratt (Round and Round), will be at Bourbon Street Concert Club, 4331 U.S. 19, New Port Richey, on April 18. Opening act is Jeteye. Tickets are $12 in advance, $15 at the door.
'COTTONTAIL CABARET', featuring Irish step dancers and the Magic of Martin Preston, will be held at 1:30 p.m. April 20 at the Angel Cabaret Theatre, 5201 U.S. 19 (Southgate Shopping Center), New Port Richey. Doors open two hours before the show for cash wine and beer bar and buffet. Dinner and show, $34.50; show only $21.95; ages 12 and younger, $22.50 and $16.95, all plus tax and tip. Call (727) 847-0019.
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