By SUZANNE SCRUGGS
© St. Petersburg Times, published March 2, 2001
ART: HCC's Ybor Campus Art Gallery features an exhibit by Barbra Beeler today through March 11 in the performing arts building, Room 101. The exhibit features contemporary trends in pola-color transfer photography. Beeler creates her photographs working with a 6-foot Polaroid camera. The exhibit is free. Call (813) 253-7674.
THEATER: Florida College presents the musical Brigadoon at 8 p.m. today and at 7 p.m. Saturday in Hutchinson Auditorium. The story is set in the Scottish village of Brigadoon in the late 17th century. Two American hunters from the present day stumble upon the village while on a hunting trip. Admission is $10-12 adults, $5-7 children. Call (813) 988-6292. UT presents live theater Upstairs/Downstairs at the Tampa Bay Hotel. The single-character performance of Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt -- hotel guest and first lady 1901 -- played by Nonie White, will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Henry B. Plant Museum. Admission is $5 adults, $3 children. Call (813) 254-1891, ext. 23.
MUSIC: USF's School of Music presents the USF Opera Theatre at 8 p.m. today and at 4 p.m. Sunday in Theater 2. The program will include two one-act operas: Susanna's Secret by Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari and Suor Angelica by Giacomo Puccini. The Susanna story line, developed by Italian playwright and librettist Enrico Golisciani, recounts a tumultuous day in the life of Court Gil and his bride, Susanna. The story line of Angelica recounts the sad tale of a noblewoman banished to convent life after bearing an illegitimate child. $6 general admission, $4 students and seniors. Call (813) 974-2323.
USF's Music School is featuring the USF Wind Ensemble in concert at 8 p.m. Saturday in Theater 1. The conductor will be William Wiedrich, with special guests Tone Road Ramblers Concert and Phoebe Legere. $4 general admission, $3 students and seniors. Call (813) 974-2323.
USF's Music School will host a guest recital at 7 p.m. Sunday in the music recital hall (FAH 101). The recital will feature Belina Kostadinova on the piano. $6 general admission, $4 students and seniors. Call (813) 974-2323.
USF's Music School will host the Monday Night Jazz Series concert at 8 p.m. Monday in Theatre 1. The concert includes the USF Jazz Ensemble I and special guest composer Maria Schneider. $10 general admission, $4 students and seniors. Call (813) 974-2323.
USF's Music School welcomes a BONK Festival concert at 8 p.m. on Thursday at the Friday Morning Musicale in South Tampa. The concert includes the USF Percussion Ensemble with conductor Robert McCormick. The program consists of a combination of classical tradition and modern technology music. $7 general admission, $5 students and seniors. Call (813) 974-2323.
Florida College presents a flute recital with Kim McCormick at 8 p.m. on Tuesday in Puckett Auditorium. Her accompanist will be Kurt Knecht. McCormick is a flute instructor at USF and a frequent performer with the Faculty Chamber Players. Admission is $5 adults, $3 children. Call (813) 988-6292.
LECTURE: USF is hosting the lecture "Save the Children, Save the World" with Dr. Thoric Cederstrom, at 7 p.m. Thursday in the lecture hall on the Tampa campus. Cederstrom, food security policy adviser for Save the Children, is a nutritional anthropologist who determines those at greatest risk of "food insecurity" in an effort to remove those obstacles. The lecture is free. Call (813) 974-7795.
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