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After 20 years in Ybor City, Tampa's iconic venue The Orpheum is moving out

It's unclear where Orpheum is headed.

By Justin Garcia

After two decades in Ybor City, iconic Tampa venue The Orpheum announced today that it is closing its doors later this year. The owners said that they are looking to move into a new space in the spring, but said that The Orpheum will no longer be a part of Ybor City...

  • Ben Rosenblum Trio

    @ The University of Tampa - Ferman Center for the Arts - Charlene A. Gordon Theater

    Wed., Jan. 26, 7:30-9 p.m.

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Photos: Leon Bridges and the The Royal Philharmonic in Orlando

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Photos: Leon Bridges and the The Royal Philharmonic in Orlando
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By Ray Roa

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Photos: Laura Jane Grace’s sold-out Tampa concerts felt like a family reunion

[image-40]“Don’t fuckin’ make me cry,” were Laura Jane Grace’s first words to an applauding Ybor City audience gathered to see her first…

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