Press Archive


Press Release (Dec. 20, 2013)
Mahaffey Theater Announces Holiday Hours for Christmas Eve and Christmas

Press Release (Dec. 9, 2013)
Mahaffey Theater Announces Jan. 17 Date with Country Music Artist Jamey Johnson

Press Release (Dec. 3, 2013)
Conservative Political Commentator Mark Steyn Performs at The Mahaffey Theater

Press Release (Nov. 8, 2013)
Colbie Caillat Rounds Out the Mix for MIX 100.7's Acoustic Christmas

Press Release (Oct. 31, 2013)
MIX 100.7 Acoustic Christmas Adds Michael Franti to Lineup

Press Release (Oct. 30, 2013)
Singer/Songwriter Chris Cornell to be "Unplugged and Up Close" at The Mahaffey Theater Dec. 6

Press Release (Oct. 17, 2013)

The Nutcracker Twist Does a Spin on the Classic Ballet

Press Release (Oct. 14, 2013)
MIX 100.7 Acoustic Christmas Features Goo Goo Dolls, The Fray, ZZ Ward and A Special Guest

Artie Has a Cold: Interview
Sarasota Herald Tribune, (Sept. 26, 2013)

Press Release (Sept. 25, 2013)
Think Cuban for a Hot Havana Night!

Revisiting a Ruby (Billy Cobham)
Tampa Bay Times, (Sept. 19, 2013)

Interview with Billy Cobham: Spectrum 40, Jazz & Jazz Fusion

Palladium Paul (Wilborn's) Blog (Sept. 17, 2013)

Press Release (Sept. 16, 2013)
Hip-Hop Magnate Rick Ross Announces Eight-City Mastermind Tour

Country Queen Loretta Lynn is a Pink Cloud of Sass at The Mahaffey
Tampa Bay Times, soundcheck (Sept. 14, 2013)

Diana Ross Rocks, Charms Mahaffey Crowd; The Tampa Tribune (Sept. 10, 2013)

Humperdinck Plays St. Petersburg

Bradenton Herald (Sept. 5, 2013)

Interview with Billy Cobham
The Sandbox News, St. Petersburg College (Aug. 15, 2013)

Press Release (Sept. 3, 2013)
Chris Isaak Performs Classic '50s Memphis and Holiday Tunes at The Mahaffey Theater

Sultry Songstress Braxton Winning Battle with Lupus

The Tampa Tribune, (Aug. 27, 2013)

Press Release (Aug. 26, 2013)
Impressionist Frank Caliendo Brings His Many Voices to St. Pete

Press Release (Aug. 23, 2013) Rescheduled Date
Cedric The Entertainer Returns to The Mahaffey Theater

Press Release (Aug. 15, 2013)

Latin Pop Hit Maker Cristian Castro Makes St. Petersburg Debut

Hannibal Buress talks Louis C.K., Chance the Rapper, 'The Eric Andre Show' vs. 'Saturday Night Live' and More Soundcheck (Aug. 13, 2013)

Q&A: George Lopez going 'no holds barred' in St. Pete

The Tampa Tribune, (July 18)

George Lopez talks late-night TV, Puig-mania, raiding the White House and why he won't do other comics' podcasts

Tampa Bay Times Soundcheck (July 15)

Press Release (July 10, 2013)
97X and The Mahaffey theater Announce Aug. 17 Craft Beer Experience 

Press Release (July 5, 2013)

Radio Personality and Class Clown Artie Lange Brings Funny Stories to St. Petersburg
Press Release (July 5, 2013)
Mahaffey Theater Announces 2014 Performance of The Sleeping Beauty

Press Release (July 1, 2013
Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly Brings Raw Soul and Funk to The Mahaffey Theater

Press Release (June 24, 2013)
The Mahaffey and WiLD 94.1 Offer an August-ful of Laughs

Mahaffey Theater Summer Highlights

Studio 10, WTSP-TV Channel 10 (June 20)

Kool comes to St. Petersburg
Bradenton Herald (June 20)

'Kool' talks celebration
Sarasota Herald-Tribune (June 19)

Kool & The Gang, The Ohio Players Bring Funk to the 'Burg
Downtown St. Pete / (June 18)

Press Release (June 11, 2013)
Mahaffey Theater Hosts Miss Florida Pageant

LL Cool J pulled me onstage at the Mahaffey Theater; here's how it went down
Tampa Bay Times (June 9)

Review: Kings of the Mic Tour brings LL Cool J, Ice Cube, Public Enemy, De La Soul to the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg
Tampa Bay Times (June 7)

Review: Public Enemy, Ice Cube and LL Cool J rattle the Mahaffey with rap's boistrous past
Tampa Bay Times (June 6)

Public Enemy set for Kings of the Mic tour in St. Petersburg

Tampa Tribune (May 31)

Review: Summerland Tour revives the '90s with Everclear, Live, Filter and Sponge at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg
Tampa Bay Times (May 31)

Jackie Evancho: Little girl, big voice, huge talent in St. Petersburg
Bradenton Herald (May 30)

Summerland tour heats up St. Petersburg
Bradenton Herald (May 30)

Sarasota darling Jackie Evancho returns

Ticket Sarasota, Sarasota Herald Tribune (May 29)

Press Release (May 24, 2013)
Acclaimed Jazz Fusion Drummer Billy Cobham to Play at The Palladium Theater Sept. 20

Press Release (May 24, 2013)
102.5 The Bone Presents The Cowhead Show's 4th of July Brew-Ha-Ha featuring Ralphie May

Press Release (May 24, 2013)
Living Legend Loretta Lynn Brings Her Country Music Voice to The Mahaffey

Alexakis leading Everclear into St. Petersburg Show

Tampa Tribune (May 24)

Review: Steve Martin mixes bluegrass, comedy at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg
Tampa Bay Times (May 24)

Review: Steve Martin is one funny banjo player at the Mahaffey
Tampa Bay Times (May 23)

Everclear's Summerland Tour peddles more than just '90s nostalgia
Tampa Bay Times (May 23)

Press Release (May 21, 2013)
Six Time Grammy Winner Toni Braxton to Perform at The Mahaffey Theater

Summer Music Forecast in the 'Burg
Downtown St. Pete / (May 16)

Steve Martin, Edie Brickell combine for plucky, magical music at Mahaffey
Tampa Bay Times (May 15)

Press Release (May 13, 2013)
King of Queens Comedian Kevin James Goes for Laughs at The Mahaffey

Press Release (May 6, 2013)
Legendary Diana Ross To Be At The Mahaffey Theater

Pet Shop Boys to Electrify the 'Burg

Downtown St. Pete / (May 3)

Press Release (May 2, 2013)
British Pop Singer, Engelbert Humperdinck Performs At The Mahaffey Theater Sept. 11

Pet Shop Boys tour coming to St. Petersburg

Tampa Tribune (May 1)

Press Release (April 30, 2013)
Pet Shop Boys, Most Successful Duo in UK History, Make St. Petersburg A Destination

Henson's 'Stuffed and Unstrung' is no 'Muppet Show'
Tampa Bay Times (April 17)

Stuffed and Unstrung's Patrick Bristow, the Michael Jackson of improv puppets
Creative Loafing (April 17)

A Motown Legend Takes The Mahaffey Stage

Downtown St. Pete / (April 10)

Take A Good Look At Smokey Robinson in St. Petersburg

Tampa Tribune (April 10)

The Jim Henson Company Presents Stuffed and Unstrung, A Live Improv, Adults-Only Comedy Puppet Show

St. Petersburg College, The Sandbox News (April 4)

Press Release (March 27, 2013)
Platinum-Selling Classical Crossover Prodigy Jackie Evancho To Sing Songs From The Silver Screen

Press Release (March 25, 2013)
Summerland Tour 2013: Second Stop At St. Petersburg

Press Release (March 25, 2013)
Rhythm And Grooves 2013... A Live Music Event Featuring Kool & The Gang AND Special Guests The Ohio Players

Press Release (March 19, 2013)
Music of Pink Floyd Stars at June 22 Laser Spectacular

Press Release (March 19, 2013)
LL Cool J, Ice Cube, Public Enemy & De La Soul Join Together for Kings of the Mic Tour

Press Release (March 11, 2013)
The Mahaffey is awarded first ever "Arts & Culture" Good 'Burger award

On Assignment: VIP with Steve Martin
Downtown St. Pete / (Feb. 15)


Nerdy, noisy and great Weezer cranks out its hits at the Mahaffey
Tampa Bay Times: Nov. 10, 2012

Press Release
The Mahaffey Announces Grand Funk Railroad

Press Release
The Mahaffey Announces Chris Isaak

Press Release
Mahaffey Unveils Art on The Cutting Edge
An exhibition by husband and wife artists Rocky Bridges and Kathleen Frazier Bridges

My Fox Tampa Bay: Chocolate Nutcracker shows this weekend

Video: The Chocolate Nutcracker is gearing up for its 14th annual production


Photoblog: An up close look at Mahaffey Theater upgrades

Tampa Bay Business Journal: Nov. 18, 2011

Mahaffey Theater Grand Re-Opening brings improvements and stars
Bay News 9: Nov. 19, 2011

Mahaffey Gets Makeover
MyFox Tampa Bay: Nov. 18, 2011

Edwards Throws Mahaffey Coming Out Party Nov. 17, 2011

Mahaffey's 'new era' begins after $2 million makeover
Tampa Tribune: Nov. 17, 2011

Mahaffey Theater grand re-opening this weekend
ABC Action News: Nov. 16, 2011

Bill Edwards paints a picture of ‘new Mahaffey’
Tampa Bay Business Journal: Oct.14, 2011

Press Release
Martina McBride Coming to Demens Landing
Fundraising Concert to Benefit Dollars for Doorways
Nov. 5, 2011

Press Release
Country Music Icon Kenny Rogers Headlines at Progress Energy Center for the Arts
Friday, Oct. 14, 2011

Press Release
Mahaffey Theater launches new era with Don Henley, Marc Anthony, Cedric the Entertainer
St. Petersburg Times: Sept. 30, 2011

The Big 'Burg Interview: Joe Jimenez Big 3 Entertainment Aug. 17, 2011

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