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“Topdog/Underdog” features Johnathan Alexander as Booth, left, and Bradley Small as Lincoln at the Actors' Warehouse through Sept. 22.

Courtesy of the Actors' Warehouse.
Published: Monday, September 16, 2013 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Friday, September 13, 2013 at 6:51 p.m.

Who's 'Topdog'?

“Topdog/Underdog” features Johnathan Alexander as Booth, left, and Bradley Small as Lincoln; two con-artist brothers struggling to survive in the Actors' Warehouse production of Suzan-Lori Parks' Pulitzer Prize-winning play.

“Topdog/Underdog”: 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 22, Actors' Warehouse, 608 N. Main St. Tickets: $15. (301-5823)

THEATER:

'Lend Me a Tenor,” Ken Ludwig's full-tilt farce about a Cleveland opera company and its last-minute replacement star, ushers in the Gainesville Community Playhouse's 2013-2014 season. The production, with a cast including Laura Jackson as Maggie and Michael Glover as Max, continues through Sept. 29 at the Vam York Theatre.

“Lend Me a Tenor”: 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Sept. 29, Vam York Theatre, 4039 NW 16th Blvd. Tickets: $16, $12 for students and seniors. (376-4949)

MUSIC:

Known performances on more than 30 instruments including mandolin, didgeridoo and kazoo, the Melbourne-based Brevard Busking Coalition makes a guest appearance tonight at 1982, as part of The Reverend Angeldust's Tabernacle of Hedonism, hosted by Tom Miller. Doors open at 9 p.m.

Brevard Busking Coalition: 9 p.m. Monday, 1982, 919 W. University Ave. Cost: $3-$5 suggested donation.

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The all-female group Patchwork performs its trademark folk-and-bluegrass hoedown on Sunday at the Prairie Creek Lodge. Jacksonville singer/songwriter Larry Mangum opens the show at 6:30 p.m.

Patchwork, Larry Mangum: 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Prairie Creek Lodge 7204 SE County Road 234. Admission: $20, for reservations call.

AT THE MOVIES:

“Battle of the Year 3-D”: Musical

“Prisoners”: Thriller

BOOK RELEASES:

“The Longest Ride”: Nicholas Sparks

“United We Spy”: Ally Carter

“The Final Cut”: Catherine Coulter

“Thankless in Death”: J.D. Robb

“The Hit”: David Baldacci

ALBUM RELEASES:

“From Here To Now To You”: Jack Johnson

“Wise Up Ghost (Deluxe)”: Elvis Costello & The Roots

“Fight For My Soul”: Jonny Lang

“We Are Tonight”: Billy Currington

“Zendaya”: Zendaya

DVD RELEASES:

“Bates Motel: Season One”: TV thriller

“The Bling Ring”: Crime drama

“World War Z”: Action

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