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On Friday, Gainesville rockers Sister Hazel play the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. (Courtesy photo)

Published: Monday, September 17, 2012 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Friday, September 14, 2012 at 3:07 p.m.

'Hazel' comes home


What's Ahead

“Inside Job”: Documentary analyzes the economic crisis of 2008, 4:30 p.m., Civic Media Center, 433 S. Main St. Cost: $3-$5 suggested donation. (373-0010)
PALS Party: Event features dueling pianos show, hors d'oeuvres and drinks, proceeds benefit the Partners in Adolescent Lifestyle Support program, 10:30 p.m., Rockeys Dueling Piano Bar, 112 S. Main St. Cost: $45-$50. (265-7237)
Woman's Club reception: The Gainesville Woman's Club begins its new year with special event, all prospective members welcome, 2-4 p.m., Gainesville Woman's Club, 2809 W. University Ave. Free. (376-3901)
“Other Desert Cities”: Drama about a daughter who writes a tell-all family memoir, 7 p.m. Tuesdays-Wednesdays, 8 p.m. Thursdays-Fridays, 5 and 8:30 p.m. Saturdays, 2 and 7 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 23, Hippodrome Theatre. Tickets: $15-$35. (375-4477)
Worldwide Paint Out Exhibit Reception: Reception for works by 16 artists completed during last weekend's paint out, 5-8 p.m. Friday, Summer House Gallery, Kanapaha Botanical Gardens, 4700 SW 58th Drive. Free. (371-7192)
“Smokey Joe's Cafe”: Spirit of Soul production of revue featuring hits by Leiber and Stoller, 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 23, Actors Warehouse, 608 N. Main St. Tickets: $15. (301-5823)
Live butterfly releases: Weekly releases held with a short talk, 2, 3 and 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Florida Museum of Natural History, Hull Road and Southwest 34th Street. Cost: $6-$10.50. (846-2000)

On Friday, Gainesville rockers Sister Hazel play the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts — the first full-band performance by the group in its hometown in three years.

Sister Hazel: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets: $25-$45, $10 students.


The Gainesville Community Playhouse production of “All My Sons,” Arthur Miller's drama about a family man who sold faulty airplane parts to the military during World War II, runs through Sept. 30.

“All My Sons”: 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 30, Vam York Theater. Tickets: $16-$10.

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The UF School of Theatre and Dance production of “Measure For Measure” updates Shakespeare's play to the “Mad Men” era of the early 1960s.

“Measure For Measure”: 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 23, Nadine McGuire Black Box Theatre. Tickets: $13-$17. (392-1653)


The Gainesville-based Beatles tribute band, The Imposters, performs in this week's installment of the “Free Fridays” Concert Series.

The Imposters: 8-10 p.m. Friday, Bo Diddley Community Plaza. Free.


“Winter of the World,” Ken Follett

“Low Pressure,” Sandra Brown

“Dubs Runs for President,” Dick Morris

“Seward: Lincoln's Indispensable Man,” Walter Stahr


“London Olympics Highlights”

“The Babymakers,” comedy

“Best Exotic Marigold Hotel,” comedy, drama

“The Cabin in the Woods,” horror

“Hysteria,” comedy

“Katy Perry: Part of Me,” documentary


“Dredd,” action

“End of Watch,” drama

“House at the End of the Street,” horror

“Trouble with the Curve,” drama


“The Truth About Love,” Pink

“Battle Born,” The Killers

“3 Pears,” Dwight Yoakam

“The Sound of the Life of the Mind,” Ben Folds Five

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