Plan your week!


The cast of Robin Hood, including Ric Rose, left, and Nichole Hamilton, right, rehearses at the Hippodrome Theatre on April 3.

Erica Brough/Staff photographer
Published: Monday, April 29, 2013 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Friday, April 26, 2013 at 5:10 p.m.

Final week of adventure:

The Hippodrome Theatre production of “Robin Hood,” Greg Banks' adventure-comedy featuring Ric Rose as Robin and Nichole Hamilton as Maid Marian, stages its final week of performances with special, closed shows for children and four shows open to the public running Friday through Sunday.

“Robin Hood”: 8 p.m. Friday, 5 and 8:30 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday; Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE Second Place. Tickets: $30-$35, $25 for senior citizens, $15 for students. (375-4477, www.thehipp.org)

MUSIC:

The 11th annual Gainesville Jazz Festival features such acts as Little Jake & the Soul Searchers, Gruv Therapy, the Ben Champion Quartet, Zac Chester Quartet and Hot Club de Ville on Saturday at Tioga Town Square.

Gainesville Jazz Festival: 7 p.m. Saturday, Tioga Town Square, 13100 W. Newberry Road. Free.

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The Alley Cats perform an evening of rock, pop and jazz in this week's installment of the “Free Fridays” Concert Series.

The Alley Cats: 8-10 p.m. Friday, Bo Diddley Community Plaza, 111 E. University Ave. Free.

THEATER:

“Outburst,” Leroy Clark's new play inspired by the true story of a high school teacher who comes out to his class after visiting the Holocaust Museum, opens Friday at the Acrosstown Repertory Theatre.

“Outburst”: 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays through May 19, Acrosstown Repertory Theatre, 619 S. Main St. Tickets: $12, $10 for students, military personnel and seniors; available in advance at Sweet Dreams, 3437 W. University Ave. (378-0532)

AT THE MOVIES:

“Iron Man 3”: Action

CD RELEASES:

“Life On A Rock”: Kenny Chesney

“Ready to Die”: Iggy & The Stooges

“The Way Life Goes”: Tom Keifer

“NOW What?!”: Deep Purple

“Authentic”: LL Cool J

BOOK RELEASES:

“12th of Never”: James Patterson

“Best Kept Secret”: Jeffrey Archer

“Waiting to Be Heard: A Memoir”: Amanda Knox

“Someday, Someday, Maybe”: Lauren Graham

DVD RELEASES:

“Broken City”: crime drama

“The Details”: comedy

“Night of the Living Dead: Resurrection”: horror

“Silver Linings Playbook”: drama

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