TOP 5 WEEKLY MUST LIST

Johnny Frigo in concert


Published: Friday, January 7, 2005 at 12:42 p.m.
Last Modified: Friday, January 7, 2005 at 12:42 p.m.

Chicago jazz violinist Johnny Frigo swings in the spirit of Stephanie Grappelli. Frigo, a certified jazz celebrity himself, will join pianist Joe Vitto Tuesday night at the Savannah Grande.

'2 Pianos, 4 Hands'

A comedy. A classical recital. A bittersweet story of dreams, music and life itself. Even a little Jerry Lee Lewis. The Hippodrom's latest play covers all 88 keys.

'The Votive Pit'

Shamrock McShane, a celebrated teacher with a thirst for alternative theater, unleashes his dark comedy about public schools at the Acrosstown starting this week. Features original music by Tom Miller.

'Postcard From East Asia'

When Robert Ponzio goes on vacation, we all benefit. His paintings and photos are on display at Oak Hall School. Reception runs 7-9 tonight with slides and gallery talk.

The Florida Orchesta

Russian pianist Lilya Zilberstein joins the orchestra for works by Rachmaninoff and Ravel. Tonight marks the first of three Phillips Center stops this year for the Tampa Bay ensemble.

Also this weekend

SATURDAY

  • Contra Dance:

    Gainesville Old-time Dance Society host dance contras, circles and squares to live music and calling 8-11 p.m. Satuday at the Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Ave. Beginners lessons start at 7:30 p.m.

  • Belly dancing:

    Performances start at 8 p.m. at Farah's on the Avenue, 1120 W. University Ave.

    SUNDAY

  • "Patchwork" in concert:

    The "five flat-pickin,' fidllin' femal flokies" perform at 2:30 p.m.today at the Sunday Sampler, Dunnellon.

  • Carillon recital:

    Music starts at 3 p.m. at Century Tower on the UF campus. Tower tours will be available following the recital.

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