The Straz Center (1010 N. W.C. MacInnes Place, Tampa) — “’S Wonderful,” the new Gershwin musical, 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, and 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday; “Spank! The Fifty Shads Parody,” 8 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; “Experience the Beatles with Rain,” 8 p.m. Saturday; concert by The Tenors, 7:30 p.m. Sunday; “Behind the Gates,” 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 4 p.m. Sundays through May 26. For information call (813) 229-7827 or visit www.strazcenter.org.
Tarpon Springs Moose Lodge 1429 (1936 Abacus Road, Holiday) — Thursday: rib night dinner special, 5-8 p.m., music by Louie Bravo, 7-10 p.m.; Friday: fish fry dinner, 5-8 p.m., music by T.J. Brinson, 7-10 p.m.; Saturday: steak night, 5-8 p.m., music by Tom Stanley, 7-10 p.m.; Wednesday: all-you-can-eat tacos for five bucks, 5-8 p.m., music by True Passion, 7-10 p.m. Lunch is available weekdays from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. (727) 937-9030.
“Lend Me a Tenor,” nominated for Best Revival at the 2010 Tony Awards, will be performed at the Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St. at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, through May 5. Tickets are $20, $17 for members and students. The Artist Faire Gallery will host an opening night reception for ticket holders at 6:30 p.m. Call (727) 942-5605.
Festival Ruah - Earth Tones: Celebrating Earth Day, 7 p.m. at Unitarian Universalists of Clearwater, 2470 Nursery Road. This free event includes multicultural music, drumming, poetry, reading and more. Call (727) 531-7704.
The Artists Training Center of Foropoulos Studios, 29174 U.S. 19, Clearwater, will present a fine-art exhibition displaying the latest works of local up and coming artists. An opening reception will be held 6-10 p.m. Friday; the exhibition continues from 10 a.m. until 10 p.m. Saturday and from noon until 9 p.m. Sunday. Call (727) 786-7278.
Blast Friday, presented by Bright House Networks, will feature a free outdoor concert starting at 5:30 p.m. on the Tampa Bay Times Cleveland Street Stage, on the 500 Block of Cleveland Street, Clearwater. The concert opens with Amanda Drake and the Barburners followed by Firefall as the featured band. Food, wine, beer and more will be available for purchase. Call (727) 791-7400.
Ruth Eckerd Hall (1111 N. McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater) — Chris Botti concert, 7 p.m.; Willie Nelson concert, 8 p.m. Wednesday. For information call (727) 791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com.
Harbor Nights 2013, 6:30 to 11 p.m. at The Centre of Palm Harbor, 1500 16th St. The cocktail party-atmosphere event includes an art exhibition of various medias created by local artists, hors d’oeuvres, live jazz music and a cash bar. Tickets are $35. Each ticket includes one complimentary drink. Call (727) 771-600.