BestBets November 8, 2012

By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO

Local stars lend voices to ‘Princess Bride’ reading
Tom Booth, Kenny Cook, Morgan Ricks, Carlton Wall and the Daily Journal’s own M. Scott Morris are bringing “The Princess Bride” to life this weekend at the Link Centre.
The actors will present a live-reading of “The Princess Bride” script on Friday.
The Buttercup Bar opens at 7:30 p.m., followed by the performance at 8 p.m.
It’s $10/adults, $5/students. For more info, call (662) 690-4011.

Bluegrass, gospel tunes on display at dulcimer show
The North Mississippi Dulcimer Group will perform old-time gospel and bluegrass tunes at its show at the Natchez Trace Visitors Center on Saturday.
The show is 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and free.
Call (662) 680-4027 for more.

THS presents love, loss in ‘Almost, Maine’
Tupelo High School’s theater students present the romantic comedy “Almost, Maine” this weekend.
The play takes the stage tonight, Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the THS Fine Arts Auditorium. Tickets are $5.
For more info, call (662) 840-1841.

West of Shake Rag hosts ‘Thanks for Tuning In’ show
Journalism is the theme of improv comedy troupe West of Shake Rag’s show this weekend.
“Thanks for Tuning In” hits the stage Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the Link Centre’s Black Box.
It’s $5, and that includes popcorn.
Call (662) 690-4011 for more.

Close to Home, The Amber, more to perform at Goodtime Charlie’s
Rock out this weekend at Goodtime Charlie’s, with Close to Home, A Year in Bristol, The Amber, Outnumber the Stars and A Wasted Tomorrow.
The show is at 7 p.m. Saturday and tickets are $10.
Call (662) 507-0442 for more.