The Historic Palladium Theatre has announced the following upcoming events:
Palladium Presents: Celtic Christmas with Harry O’Donoghue Harry O’Donoghue is a storyteller, songwriter and ambassador of contemporary and traditional Irish folk music. Carroll Brown is also a much-loved artists on the Celtic music circuit. Together, their Celtic Christmas show is a mix of popular carols, along with some original compositions and Irish holiday songs. Show is back by popular demand. 7:30 p.m.
WMNF and Studio@620 Present: It’s a Wonderful Life, Radio Theatre Project …and more holiday favorites Be part of a live studio audience and participate in authentic radio theatre, complete with sound effects! This benefit show for the Radio Theatre Project will put you in the holiday spirit with music, gifts and the magic of radio. Plus a special episode of The Continuing Adventures of Noel Berlin, Cabaret Detective written just for the occasion. 7 p.m.
Palladium Presents: Coo Coo Ca Choo The high-energy, all-star 60s band returns! 8 p.m.
SPC Presents: MIRA Showcase Students of the MIRA (Music Industry/Recording Arts) program at St. Petersburg College present a showcase of music from four outstanding ensembles: Hip-Hop, R&B, Rock and Laptop & Electronic Arts performing electronic and electro-acoustic music. 7:30 p.m.
SPC Concert Chorus Presents: An Italianate Christmas Vernon Taranto, SPC Music Director conducting. 7:30 p.m.
Pinellas You Symphony Presents: Annual Holiday Show 3 p.m.
Palladium Presents: Nate Najar’s Holiday Show All new, all-star! This year’s band features national jazz artists – Ken Peplowski (clarinet and saxophone) and Chuck Redd (vibes) – plus the legendary John Lamb (bass), local favorite Stephen Bucholtz (drums), and a special guest vocalist. Nate and the band will be doing a portion of Duke Ellington’s Jazz Nutcracker along with holiday favorites. 8 p.m.
Tierra Verde Island Singers Present: Annual Holiday Show 3 & 7 p.m.
Palladium and St. Petersburg Opera Present: Seasonal Sparkle Holiday highlights from Bach’s Christmas Oratorio, Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker, arias, a sneak preview of next season, and more! Mark Sforzini, Artistic Director. Tue., 12/18 and 19, 7:30 p.m. Tickets from St. Petersburg Opera, 727-823-2040
Caberfeidh Productions Presents: Cassie and Maggie Original and traditional Celtic music ranging from Cape Breton reels to Antigonish polkas and more 7:30 p.m.
1/11 & 12
Damon Fowler & Southern Hospitality, Side Door Blues Damon Fowler has joined forces with guitarist/singer JP Soars and Memphis-based piano man/singer Victor Wainwright to form Southern Hospitality. Get ready for an evening of Delta blues, Memphis soul, Boogie-Woogie and Funky grooves. Fri. & Sat., 1/11 & 12, 8 p.m.
Palladium Presents: Young Concert Artist Series Calidore Quartet Chamber Music The Calidore Quartet is emerging as one of the most notable young chamber music ensembles in America. The quartet features violinists Jeffrey Myers and Ryan Meehan, violist Jeremy Berry, and cellist Estelle Choi. 7:30 p.m.