Gainesville’s very own alternative country band dblWIDE will take the stage tonight at the Bo Diddley Community Plaza as part of the “Free Fridays” Concert Series. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nick Swain talked with the band’s founder and lead singer Chuck Martin.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FPDoubleWideQA.mp3]
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“Carmen” performance addresses ageless struggles of race, social class and gender
A cast of 150 undergraduate and graduate students from the University of Florida Opera Theatre, UF School of Theatre + Dance, the Capella Nova Chorus of Gainesville and UF Symphony Orchestra will perform the opera "Carmen" Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. Maestro Tiffany Lu will lead the 70-piece orchestra.