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Acrobat, comedian and hand-balancing artist Cory Tabino headlines the final Jest Fest! at Bo Diddley Community Plaza.

Courtesy of Cory Tabino
Published: Monday, April 21, 2014 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Friday, April 18, 2014 at 3:58 p.m.

Jest Fest! finale:

On Saturday, the final 2014 Jest Fest! performance features acrobat, comedian and hand-balancing artist Cory Tabino, pictured, along with Walten’s Acrobatic and Performing Dog Show, and a puppet-and-mask procession featuring performers from Santa Fe College Theatre, Rainbow Tiger Circus, Moxie Productions and The Thomas Center Theatre for Young Audiences.

Jest Fest!: 6 p.m. Saturday, Bo Diddley Community Plaza, 111 E. University Ave. Free.


The Hippodrome Theatre’s production of “The Tempest,” William Shakespeare’s island adventure centered on the exiled Prospera (Sara Morsey), continues through May 4.

“The Tempest”: 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 May 4. Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE Second Place. Tickets: $30-$35, $25 seniors, $15 students. (375-4477,

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The High Springs Community Theater’s production of “Proof,” David Auburn’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama about a young woman (Heather Uuk) who becomes involved with her father’s protege (Austin Ross) after her father’s death, continues through May 4.

“Proof”: 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, High Springs Community Theater, 130 NE First Ave., High Springs. Tickets: $11, $9 for seniors on Sundays. (386-454-3525,


The Canadian-based New Orford String Quartet performs a program including Ludwig van Beethoven’s Quartet in E-flat major and Maurice Ravel’s Quartet in F Major on Sunday at the University Auditorium.

New Orford String Quartet: 2 p.m. Sunday, University Auditorium, 333 Newell Drive. Tickets: $20-$30, $10 for UF students. (392-2787,


“Brick Mansions”: Action

“The Other Woman”: Comedy

“The Quiet Ones”: Supernatural thriller


“The Target”: David Baldacci

“The Church of Mercy”: Pope Francis

“Everybody’s Got Something”: Robin Roberts

“The Serpent of Venice”: Christopher Moore


“Bluesamericana”: Keb’ Mo’

“Pop Psychology”: Neon Trees

“If We’re Honest”: Francesca Battistelli


“Barefoot”: Romance, drama

“Big Bad Wolves”: Crime thriller

“Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Neighbors From Hell”: Comedy

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