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Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014
“A Christmas Carol
“A Christmas Carol,” with book and lyrics by Keith Ferguson and music by Bruce Greer; Nov. 29 through Dec. 24, at freeFall Theatre, 6099 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. Call 498-5205 or visit www.freefalltheatre.com.
Performances are Thursday, 7 p.m.; and Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. Matinees are Saturday and Sunday, 2 p.m. Tickets prices vary depending upon performance time.
Bowzer’s Holiday Party, Saturday, Dec. 20, 7:30 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $35. Call 791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com.
Audiences will rock in the holidays with host Jon “Bowzer” Bauman (co-founder of Sha Na Na) and a legendary artist lineup including Herman’s Hermits Peter Noone (“Mrs. Brown You’ve Got a Lovely Daughter,” “There’s A Kind Of Hush [All Over the World],” “I’m Into Something Good,” “I’m Henry the 8th”), Tampa Bay area resident Gary Puckett & The Union Gap (“Young Girl,” “Woman Woman”) and Joey Dee (“The Peppermint Twist,” “What Kind Of Love Is This,” “Shout”), along with Bowzer & The Stingrays and more.
“Christmas Amore,” featuring the Sicilian Tenors; Saturday, Dec. 20, 8 p.m., at Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo. Tickets start at $24.50. Call 587-6793 or visit largoarts.com.
“Christmas Amore” reunites Sam Vitale, Aaron Caruso and Elio Scaccio with the world’s best loved music to ring in the season and put joy in your heart.
The Sicilian Tenors provide an evening of non-stop entertainment to lift the spirits, gladden the soul, and celebrate the Christmas miracle. Wrapped in sparkling paper and festive bows, the timeless melodies of “Adeste Fideles” and “O Holy Night” combine with Italian classics to create a truly unique holiday concert.
Holiday Classics Double Feature, Friday, Dec. 20, 7 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Tickets are $7. Call 791-7400 or visit www.atthecap.com. The featured films will be “The Santa Clause” and “Scrooged.”
“Holiday Party of One,” by Alison Burns, Dec. 5-23, at New Stage Theatre & Conservatory, 11650 131st St. N., Largo. Performances are Thursdays, 7 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays, 8 p.m.; and Sundays, 3 p.m.
Santa’s Holiday Revue, presented by Stages Productions, Saturday, Dec. 20, 11 a.m., at Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo. Tickets are $7.50 for adults and $6.50 for children. Call 587-6793 or visit largoarts.com.
“She Loves Me,” by Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick and Joe Masteroff; Dec. 4-21, at Francis Wilson Playhouse, 302 Seminole St., Clearwater. Call 446-1360 or visit www.franciswilsonplayhouse.org.
Performances are generally Thursday through Saturday, 8 p.m. Matinees are Saturday and Sunday, 2 p.m. Tickets for nonmusicals are $21 for adults and $15 for students. Tickets for musicals are $26 for adults and $15 for students.
ST. PETERSBURG – The inaugural St. Petersburg Holiday of the Arts, a two-day art festival, is set Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 20-21 at Straub Park.
Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Admission and parking are free.
The event is co-sponsored by the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance and the city of St. Petersburg, the St. Petersburg Holiday of the Arts showcases the exquisite handmade and original artwork of local, regional and national artisans.
The show will feature art from works in such mediums as painting, photography, sculpture, metalwork, digital art, jewelry, glass, ceramics and woodworking.