By Times Wires
Published January 28, 2008

To do

Bethany and Rufus: The soulful vocals of Bethany Yarrow combine with Rufus Cappadocia's cello. 7:30 p.m., Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, Tampa. $25.50 advance, $29.50 door. 813 229-7827; www.tbpac.org.

Art Festival Beth-El: This premium art show continues with paintings, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics, glass and photography. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Temple Beth-El, 400 Pasadena Ave. S, St. Petersburg. Light lunch and snacks for sale, and an Avenue of Shops will have decorative objects, gift items and affordable crafts. Free.

Nation of Poetry: This monthly spoken-word open-mic night is sponsored by the Nation of Poetry. 8 p.m., Studio@620 620 First Ave. S., St. Petersburg. www.nationofpoetry.com.

Village People: The construction worker, cowboy and biker dude rock the Show Palace Dinner Theatre in Hudson as part of the "Ruth Eckerd Hall on the Road" series. 8 p.m., Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson. $69.95, includes preshow dinner buffet. (727) 863-7949.

To watch

SERIES PREMIERE: In Treatment, 9:30 p.m., HBO: Airing Monday through Friday for the next nine weeks, this new half-hour drama features the same "patient" on the same day each week. There hasn't been this much adult whining on TV since thirtysomething.