Latest News 4-1-14 Afternoon

Latest News 4-1-14 Afternoon

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Fun 'n Sun Clearwater

Fun ‘n Sun started in 1954 as a way to keep snowbirds in Clearwater just a little longer and has blossomed into one of the Bay area’s most eclectic and exciting celebrations. Drawing more than 50,000 visitors each year, Fun ‘N Sun Clearwater features music, parties, shows and activities that encompass the entire community, from the sugar sand beaches to downtown to the city’s parks – something for everyone of all ages!

Friday, April 25, 2014

Blast Friday
Event Details:
Downtown Clearwater’s Free, Family-friendly street festival
400 Block of Cleveland Street at Osceola Avenue
5:30PM-10PM

Locations

Downtown Clearwater
Cleveland Street
CLearwater, FL 33765
United States
Coachman Park
301 Drew Street
Clearwater, FL
United States
Bright House Field
601 Old Coachman Rd.
Clearwater , FL
United States
Presenting Organization
Ticketing Information
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tickets available at www.funnsunclearwater.com, just click on any of the etix logos!

Fun 'n Sun Clearwater

Fun ‘n Sun started in 1954 as a way to keep snowbirds in Clearwater just a little longer and has blossomed into one of the Bay area’s most eclectic and exciting celebrations. Drawing more than 50,000 visitors each year, Fun ‘N Sun Clearwater features music, parties, shows and activities that encompass the entire community, from the sugar sand beaches to downtown to the city’s parks – something for everyone of all ages!

Friday, April 25, 2014

Blast Friday
Event Details:
Downtown Clearwater’s Free, Family-friendly street festival
400 Block of Cleveland Street at Osceola Avenue
5:30PM-10PM

Locations

Downtown Clearwater
Cleveland Street
CLearwater, FL 33765
United States
Coachman Park
301 Drew Street
Clearwater, FL
United States
Bright House Field
601 Old Coachman Rd.
Clearwater , FL
United States
Presenting Organization
Ticketing Information
Additional: 
tickets available at www.funnsunclearwater.com, just click on any of the etix logos!
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Program

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Recent figures from the U.S. Census Bureau suggest Florida could soon become the third most populous state in the country. Whether that's good or bad depends on whom you ask. We discuss why people move to Florida and the consequences of an increasing population.
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Gloria Musicae Presents The Florida Premiere of “Voices of the Holocaust”

On April 28, 2014, the 2014 International Day of Holocaust Remembrance, Gloria Musicae will present the Florida premiere performance of “Voices of the Holocaust,” a dramatic cantata based on 22 songs sung in ghettoes and concentration camps during World War II, composed by Sheridan Seyfried.

Location

Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
777 N. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
United States
Presenting Organization
Name: 
Gloria Musicae
Phone: 
941-387-6046
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The Gloria Musicae Singers is a professional vocal ensemble that celebrates choral music through innovative performances. The critically acclaimed group, under the artistic direction of Dr. Joseph Holt, performs a repertoire spanning four centuries, and includes orchestral works, intimate madrigals, church motets, folk songs, close-harmony jazz, and Broadway show music. The ensemble also specializes in premiere performances of lesser-known choral works, particularly music by living American composers. The Gloria Musicae Singers has performed premieres by René Clausen, Dick Hyman, Robert Levin, Gwyneth Walker, and James Grant, along with the premiere of a new edition of a rarely heard score by Rossini. For more information about Gloria Musicae, visit www.gloriamusicae.org.

Ticketing Information
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Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
Phone: 
941-953-3368
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Tickets are $25-$70. For tickets, call the Van Wezel box office at 941-953-3368 or visit www.gloriamusicae.org.

Frank E. Duckwall Lecture featuring Jeff Klinkenberg

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info@tampabayhistorycenter.org
The Tampa Bay History Center welcomes Jeff Klinkenberg

The Tampa Bay History Center welcomes award-winning Tampa Bay Times feature writer Jeff Klinkenberg to the Duckwall Lecture on Wednesday, April 9 at 6 p.m.

Location

Tampa Bay History Center
801 Old Water Street
Tampa, FL 33602
United States
Presenting Organization
Name: 
Tampa Bay History Center
Phone: 
813-228-0097
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This is a free event.

Morning News 4-1-14

Latest News 4-1-14 Morning

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WUSF 89.7 Morning News 4-1-14
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Program

USF’s School of Theatre and Dance brings the play "the road weeps, the well runs dry" to the stage in April. On University Beat on WUSF TV, we’ll hear from playwright Marcus Gardley and some of the cast and crew behind this epic tale of identity and community.

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USF's Dr. Autar Kaw (center) receives his 2012 Professor of the Year award from CASE President John Lippincott (left) & Carnegie Foundation Pres. Anthony Bryk (courtesy  Daniel Peck Photography)
USF Mechanical Engineering Professor Autar Kaw is preparing for his “last lecture.” He’s the 2012 Carnegie Foundation Professor of the Year and he isn’t retiring—he’s taking part in an event where distinguished faculty give a hypothetical last speech to inspire and entertain their audience. Kaw sits down with Mark Schreiner to preview his lecture on this week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7.
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the road weeps, the well runs dry
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Performance Dates & Times
Apr 3-5 and 9-12 at 8 pm
Apr 6, 12 & 13 at 3 pm

Venue
Theatre 2, USF Tampa Campus

Tickets
Advance Purchase - $8 Students/Seniors, $12 General Admission
Day of Performance - $10 Students/Seniors, $15 General Admission

Purchase tickets online

Purchase by phone: 813-974-2323

For box office hours, location and other ticketing information visit boxoffice.arts.usf.edu.

Last Lecture
"Reflections of an Ordinary Man for the Millennial Generation," featuring USF Mechanical Engineering Professor Dr. Autar Kaw
Thursday, April 10 at 7 p.m. USF Marshall Student Center Oval Theater
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Free admission, open to the public.

Dr. Autar Kaw
813-974-5626 kaw@usf.edu
webpage

Holistic Numerical Methods blog
Numerical Methods Guy's YouTube videos

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Marcus Gardley, playwright for the road weeps, the well runs dry (which will be performed at USF in April), talks about the path the play took to get to Tampa.

Director Fanni Green, USF student actress Tiffany Schultz (“Mary South”), Student Asst. Director Carlos Garcia and guest actress Perri Gaffney ("Half-George") share their thoughts on the road weeps, the well runs dry.

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