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Entertainment calendar

By Times Staff Writer
Published February 22, 2008


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Tonight

Lots of laughs this weekend: Comedian Don Reese performs at 8 and 10:30 tonight; at 6, 8 and 10 Saturday night; and at 7 Sunday night at Sidesplitter's Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway. Call 813 960-1197.

Bermuda Avenue Triangle: Carrollwood Players presents Bermuda Avenue Triangle, a play by Renee Taylor and Joseph Bologna, at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays through March 1 at Carrollwood Playhouse, 4335 Gunn Highway. Call (813) 265-4000 or visit www.carrollwoodplayers.org.

Get funky: Funk bands JJ Grey & Mofro and Nervous Turkey play live at 8 tonight and Saturday night at Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road. $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Call (813) 971-0666.

Jazz this weekend: Lee Ahlin plays jazz and R&B live from 8 to midnight tonight at the Take Two Lounge, inside the Tampa Pitcher Show, 14416 N Dale Mabry Highway. Lisa Casalino, jazz vocalist, sings from 8 to midnight Saturday night. No cover charge. Call (813) 963-0578.

Sunday

Live music: Paul Thorn and the Raiford Starke Band play live at 6 Sunday night at Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road. $16 in advance, $20 at the door. Call (813) 971-0666.

Send information for the entertainment calendar by e-mail to northtampa@sptimes.com by snail mail to St. Petersburg Times, 14358-B N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa FL 33618; by fax to (813) 269-5310 or call (813) 269-5316. The deadline is two weeks before the event.

Marimba music for the family: Woodworks, a marimba ensemble, will play at 4 p.m. Sunday at Independent Day School, 12015 Orange Grove Drive. The concert includes a question-and-answer session with the musicians, refreshments, and the chance for children and adults to play percussion after the show. Tickets are $8 for students and $10 for adults. Call (813) 961-3087.

[Last modified February 21, 2008, 22:44:27]


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