On the Radar: Eric Clapton: Crossroads 2010 and Elvis on Tour at a theater near you

the sold- out, day-long Crossroads Guitar Festival in Chicago’s Toyota Park. Clapton inaugurated the fest in 2004, and it benefits The Crossroads Centre (founded by Clapton), a treatment and education facility for the chemically dependent. Star cameos on the doc range from ZZ Top to BB King, Jeff Beck, Vince Gill, John Mayer and Sheryl Crow. Elvis on Tour, 7 p.m. Thurs., July 29; Eric Clapton, 7:30 p.m. Tues., July 27; both films screen at Citrus Stadium Park Mall 20, 7999 Citrus Park Town Center Mall, Tampa. Visit fathomevents.com for ticket prices and full list of participating locations. --Lily Reisman

Welcome to On the Radar, where we preview upcoming arts events to mark your calendars for. Two big stars hit big screens across Tampa Bay next week.

First up: Elvis. He could thrust his pelvis in a way that made the ladies scream (and cry). He had an inimitable voice and style, and he forever changed rock ‘n’ roll. He was The King, and he would’ve been 75 this year. In honor of Elvis Presley, movie theaters across the country screen Elvis on Tour: 75th Anniversary Celebration for one night only. The Golden-Globe®-winning concert doc highlights Elvis’ ‘72 tour, and offers never-before-seen interviews and footage, montage sequences (produced by Martin Scorsese, no less), and an exclusive retrospective produced by Priscilla Presley.

Also hitting theaters this month is the only three-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee: Eric Clapton. The screening of Eric Clapton: Crossroads 2010 – boggling your eyes and ears in HD and digital sound – features footage from

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