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Actors Matt Lindsay and Michelle Bellaver rehearse their roles on the set of "Don't Dress For Dinner" at the Hippodrome Theatre on August 21.

Erica Brough/The Gainesville Sun
Published: Monday, September 2, 2013 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Friday, August 30, 2013 at 4:37 p.m.

COOKING UP A FARCE:

The romantic farce “Don’t Dress for Dinner,” with Matthew Lindsay as Robert and Michelle Bellaver as the cook who pretends to be his mistress, runs through Sept. 22 at the Hippodrome Theatre.

“Don’t Dress for Dinner”: 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 8 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, 5 and 8:30 p.m. Saturdays, 2 and 7 p.m. Sundays, through Sept. 22, Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE Second Place. Tickets: $15-$35. (375-4477, thehipp.org)

MUSIC:

On Friday, opera soprano Elizabeth Graham and pianist Kevin Sharpe perform “A Night at the Opera” at the Thomas Center featuring works by Giuseppe Verdi, Richard Strauss and George Gershwin including selections from “Porgy and Bess.”

Elizabeth Graham and Kevin Sharpe: 7 p.m. Friday, Thomas Center. Tickets: $25, proceeds benefit the Delano Filer Sr. Scholarship Fund of Mt. Olive A.M.E. Church. (376-9956)

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Monica Leadon Cooper and the Y’all Stars perform folk and country-rock sounds in this week’s “Free Fridays” concert at the Bo Diddly Community Plaza.

Monica Leadon Cooper and the Y’all Stars: 8-10 p.m. Friday, Bo Diddley Community Plaza. Free.

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Singer, songwriter and guitarist Jack Williams returns to Gainesville on Saturday for at the Prairie Creek Lodge’s Sandhill Stage.

Jack Williams: 8 p.m. Saturday, Prairie Creek Lodge, 7204 SE County Road 234. Tickets: $20, seating is limited, call 317-7307 or email sandhillstage@gmail.com for reservations.

AT THE MOVIES:

“Riddick”: Sci-fi

BOOK RELEASES:

“Never Go Back”: Lee Child

“The Mayan Secrets”: Clive Cussler

“Si-cology 1: Tales and Wisdom from Duck Dynasty’s Favorite Uncle”: Si Robertson

ALBUM RELEASES:

“Hesitation Marks (Deluxe Edition)”: Nine Inch Nails

“Love in the Future”: John Legend

“The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You”: Neko Case

DVD RELEASES:

“Arthur Newman”: Comedy

“The Lords of Salem”: Horror

“Now You See Me”: Thriller

“The Office — Season Nine”: TV comedy

“Sharknado”: Sci-Fi

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