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Entertainment calendar

By Times staff
Published January 26, 2007


Concert: Singer, songwriter and pianist Kathy Shooster will perform at 6 p.m. Saturday at Shoresh David Messianic Synagogue, 33425 State Road 54 in Wesley Chapel. The concert is free and open to the public. Call (813) 831-5673.

Florida horror authors: Carrollwood's Barnes & Noble bookseller, 11802 N Dale Mabry Highway, will host a reading and book signing by several horror, fantasy, thriller and paranormal romance writers from throughout Florida, 1-4 p.m. Friday. Call (813) 962-6446.

Carrollwood Players: The show Last Night of Ballyhoo runs through Saturday. Performances are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Carrollwood Playhouse, 4335 Gunn Highway. Tickets are $14 for adults, and $12 for children, seniors over age 55 and students with ID.

The theater group is seeking scripts for its annual One-Act Weekend. The plays must be original, require minimal sets, props and costumes. Submissions should be postmarked no later than May 1 and be sent to P.O. Box 270116, Tampa, FL 33688. A $10 entry fee is required. Include street address, telephone number and e-mail address. Call (813) 265-4000.

Art exhibit: The second annual Art of Love exhibit will run from Feb. 3-24 at the Frame By Frame Gallery, 16035 Tampa Palms Blvd. The show will feature Tampa Bay artists and contemporary and traditional art in all media. An opening party will be held from 6:30-9 p.m. Feb. 3. Call (813) 977-4841.

Broadway Theatre Project: The musical theater program held at the University of South Florida will take place July 8-29. Live auditions will take place at 10 a.m. Feb. 3 at the University of South Florida Theatre Center, 4202 E Fowler Ave. Taped auditions are due Feb. 14. Applicants must be high school or college age and excel in either acting, voice or dance. Call toll-free, 1-888-874-1764.

[Last modified January 25, 2007, 08:38:23]

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