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NOVEMBER

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THROUGH NOV. 20 Hairspray gets the joint jumping at Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre. (239) 278-4422.

THROUGH NOV. 20 Florida Repertory Theatre presents the comedy, Noises Off, at the Arcade Theatre in downtown Fort Myers. (239) 332-4488.

4 TO DEC. 25 Set in 1943 in the South Pacific, Andrews Brothers brings madcap humor to the Off Broadway Palm Theatre. (239) 278-4422.

5 Fort Myers Art Walk highlights River District galleries, arts groups, live music and more on the first Friday of each month. fortmyersartwalk.com

6-7 Estero Fine Art Show. Juried show showcases fine art and crafts by artists from around the world, including glass, clay, wood, fiber, jewelry, sculpture, painting, photography, and metal. hotworks.org.

6 Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center Annual Fall Gala to raise money for the restoration of the Art Center's historic building located in the Downtown Historic River District of Fort Myers. (239) 333-1933.

11-28 Radio City Christmas Spectacular starring the Rockettes kicks off the holiday season at Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 481-4849.

14 Taste of the Arts, showcasing three stages of five entertainment, art exhibits, and food and wine. Created by Alliance for the Arts, ArtFest Fort Myers, Florida Repertory Theatre, Gulf Coast Symphony, the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center and Southwest Florida Symphony.

20-21 Gulf Coast Shakespeare Festival, presented by Laboratory Theater of Florida at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center and downtown Fort Myers. (239) 333-1933.

20 Art Royale 2010-It's All Elemental, a one-night celebration of art displaying artists, entertainers and interactive art. exhibits, to benefit the Lee County Alliance for the Arts. (239) 939-2787.

20 Fort Myers Music Walk in the River District features an assortment of live music showcased every third Saturday by restaurants, art galleries, shops and more. fortmyersmusicwalk.com.

25 TO DEC. 25 Celebrate the season with a Holly Jolly Christmas at Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre. (239) 278-4422.

30 TO DEC. 19 Florida Repertory Theatre presents the psychological thriller Gaslight at the Arcade Theatre in downtown Fort Myers. (239) 332-4488.

DECEMBER

3 Fort Myers Art Walk highlights River District galleries, arts groups, live music and more. fortmyersartwalk.com.

3-4, 9-11, 16-18 Dead Man's Cell Phone, a quirky tale staged by Theatre Conspiracy, Foulds Theater. (239) 936-3239.

9-23 Florida Repertory Theatre brings a naughty twist to the holiday season with David Sedaris' The Santaland Diaries at the Arcade Theatre in downtown Fort Myers. (239) 332-4488.

11 Blues rock star Joe Bonamassa performs in concert at Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 481-4849.

17 Gaither Homecoming, The Christmas Tour 2010 brings an evening with Bill Gaither and gospel music to Germain Arena. germainarena.com.

18-19 Southwest Florida Symphony concert, A Very Merry Pops, at Barbara B, Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 418-1500.

26 Finalists in the seventh season of Last Comic Standing perform live at Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 481-4849.

28 TO JAN. 2 Mel Brooks' new musical Young Frankenstein bursts into Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 481-4849.

30 TO FEB. 12 The Full Monty will have you laughing and cheering at Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre. (239) 278-4422.

30-31 One Man Star Wars Trilogy, a one-man reenactment of the entire Star Wars Trilogy by Charlie Ross. Presented By Theatre Conspiracy and Alliance for the Arts, (239) 939-2787.

JANUARY

4-23 Florida Repertory Theatre presents the comedy Sylvia at the Arcade Theatre in downtown Fort Myers. (239) 332-4488.

7-8 Southwest Florida Symphony pops concert, When Swing Was King. Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 418-1500.

7, 8, 13-15, 20-22 Frank Lloyd Wright, a one-man show written and performed by Will Stutts, in the Foulds Theatre. (239) 936-3239.

15-16 Bonita Springs National Art Festival, showcasing fine art and crafts by more than 200 national and international artists, at the Promenade at Bonita Bay. (239) 992-1213, artinusa.com.

18-23 Lincoln Center Theater's Tony-winning reinvention of Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific sweeps into Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 481-4849.

20 TO MARCH 6 Meet the endearing residents of a South Florida condo complex in Flamingo Court at the Off Broadway Palm Theatre. (239) 278-4422.

26-29 TO FEB. 2,3,5 Two estranged brothers are reconnected in True West, a comic tale about sibling rivalry, presented by The Laboratory Theater of Florida at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center. (239) 333-1933.

29 Southwest Florida Symphony performs MasterWorks No. 2, Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 418-1500.

30 Gulf Coast Symphony performs The Great Gershwin, at Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 277-1700.

FEBRUARY

1-26 Florida Repertory Theatre presents Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 Steps at the Arcade Theatre in downtown Fort Myers. (239) 332-4488.

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5-6 ArtFest Fort Myers, showcasing works by 200 artists in downtown Fort Myers. (239) 768-3602.

8-13 West Side Story heats up Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 481-4849.

10-26 The Lady with All the Answers, based on Ann Landers, will be presented in the Florida Rep Studio Theatre in Fort Myers. (239) 332-4488.

11-12, 17-19, 24-26 Shipwrecked! An Entertainment, a play by Pulitzer Prize winner Donald Margulies, staged by Theatre Conspiracy at Foulds Theatre. (239) 936-3239.

17 TO APRIL 2 The Unsinkable Molly Brown takes the stage at the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre. (239) 278-4422.

18-19 Southwest Florida Symphony pops concert, Five by Design, at Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 418-1500.

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20 Gulf Coast Symphony brings Frank Sinatra and Mario Lanza Together Again II at Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 277-1700.

26 Southwest Florida Symphony performs MasterWorks No. 3, Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 418-1500.

27 Bruce T. Gora Sunday Concert Series, Alliance for the Arts, featuring jazz violinist Doug Cameron. (239) 939-2787.

MARCH

3-5 74th Annual Sanibel Shell Fair and Show, showcasing the science and art of shells, at the Sanibel Community House, 2173 Periwinkle Way. (239) 472-2155, sanibelcommunityhouse.net.

4-5 Southwest Florida Symphony pops concert, A Tribute to Motown, at Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 418-1500.

8-27 Florida Repertory Theatre presents the dark comedy August: Osage County at the Arcade Theatre in downtown Fort Myers. (239) 332-4488.

10 TO MAY 29 The Church Basement Ladies return in A Second Helping: The Church Basement Ladies Sequel, in the Off Broadway Palm Theatre. (239) 278-4422.

12 Gulf Coast Symphony presents Andrew Lloyd Webber and Friends, Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 277-1700.

12-13 Bonita Springs National Art Festival, showcasing fine art and crafts by more than 200 national and international artists, at the Promenade at Bonita Bay. (239) 992-1213, artinusa.com.

15-20 Burn the Floor, Broadway dance sensation heats up Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 481-4849.

18-20, 24-26, 31 TO APRIL 2 Theatre Conspiracy brings Medea by Euripides to the Foulds Theater. (239) 936-3239.

26 Southwest Florida Symphony performs MasterWorks No. 4, Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239)418-1500.

27 Bruce T. Gora Sunday Concert Series, featuring Davina & The Vagabonds at the Alliance for the Arts. (239)939-2787.

APRIL

5-24 Florida Repertory Theatre presents Miracle on South Division Street, a new comedy by Tom Dudzick, at the Arcade Theatre in downtown Fort Myers. (239) 332-4488.

6-9, 13-16, 20-23 The Laboratory Theater of Florida stages Shakespeare's Hamlet at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center. (239) 333-1933.

7 TO MAY 14 Rent is in the spotlight at Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre. (239) 278-4422.

8-9 Southwest Florida Symphony pops concert with Florida Repertory Theatre: Ellis Island--The Dream of America by Peter Boyer, at Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 418-1500.

10 Gulf Coast Symphony performs Lerner & Loewe's Greatest Hits, Barbara B. Mann Hall Performing Arts Center. (239) 277-1700.

16 Southwest Florida Symphony performs MasterWorks No. 5, Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall. (239) 418-1500.

22-23 American Virtuosi Chamber Concerts, featuring internationally renowned concert artists James Ehnes and Peter Winograd, violin; James Griffith, viola; Andres Diaz, cello; Wendy Chen, piano and others at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center. (239) 333-1933.

29-30 Salvage is a collaboration of modern dance, poetry, film, music, fabric and light directed by Alyce Bochette, inviting the audience to consider the material, spiritual, social, and environmental dynamics of salvaging the self, the community and our world. At the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center. (239) 333-1933.

MAY

1 Bruce T. Gora Sunday Concert Series, featuring The Juice, at the Alliance of the Arts. (239) 939-2787.

3-22 Florida Repertory Theatre will present The Devil's Music: The Life and Blues of Bessie Smith (subject to availability) at the Arcade Theatre in downtown Fort Myers. (239) 332-4488.

19 TO JULY 2 Smoke on the Mountain brings good ole uplifting music and tales to Broadway Palm Dinner Theater. (239) 278-4422.

19-21, 26-28 Bug, a sleazy thriller-comedy set in an Oklahoma hotel room. Presented by The Laboratory Theater of Florida at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center. (239) 333-1933.

JULY

7 TO AUG. 13 The little red-headed orphan warms hearts in Annie, at Broadway Palm Dinner Theater. (239) 278-4422.

Charlotte County

THROUGH NOV. 13 2010 Fine Arts Festival: LEO vs. MIKE, presented by the Visual Arts Center in Punta Gorda. Celebrating the works of Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo and featuring workshops, presentations, movies, and a gala. (239) 639-8810

NOV. 6 Charlotte Symphony Orchestra premieres its season with a combined chorus from Charlotte and Port Charlotte High Schools performing Carl Orff's Carmina Burana at the Center for Performing Arts and Education in Punta Gorda. (941) 205-9743.

DEC. 19 Singer Ida Zecco joins the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra in pops concert Tiz the Season, at the Charlotte Harbor Event & Conference Center. (941) 205-9743.

JAN. 15 Charlotte Symphony presents Power and Passion II classical concert at the Center for Performing Arts and Education in Punta Gorda. (941) 205-9743.

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FEB. 5 Premier Native American flutist R. Carlos Makai performs with the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra at the Center for Performing Arts and Education in Punta Gorda. (941) 205-9743.

MARCH 12 Eight-year-old piano prodigy Umi Garrett performs with the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra at the Center for Performing Arts and Education in Punta Gorda. (941) 205-9743.

MARCH 19-20 Peace River National Art Festival, presented by the Visual Arts Center at Laishley Park in Punta Gorda. boulderbrookproductions.com. visualartcenter.org.

APRIL 9 The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra presents pops concert The Sounds of New Orleans at the Charlotte Harbor Event & Conference Center. (941) 205-9743.
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