Five Things to Do Today


1. Comedian John Witherspoon – Ice Cube's gaseous, cantankerous, dog-catcher dad in the Friday films (and pictured at right) – kicks off a four-night run of stand up this evening at the Tampa Improv.

2. Michael Ian Black “hosts” Reality Bites Back, a new unscripted Comedy Central series that has several not-so-famous comics competing against each other to see who can come up with the most outrageous parodies of popular reality shows and contestants. Reality Bites Back premieres tonight.

3. University of Tampa Sculpture Professor and artist Kendra Frorup presents a new exhibit, Recent Work: Prints and Sculpture, at the HCC-Ybor Art Gallery.

4. Shelby Lynn plays Tampa Theatre.

5. IMAX offers midnight screenings of The Dark Knight.