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What Is It: The 1998 British-American romantic comedy-drama movie "Shakespeare in Love" will be shown for free tonight at the Public Library in Ocean City.

What To Expect: A young William Shakespeare (Joseph Fiennes), out of cash and ideas, meets his ideal woman, Lady Viola (Gwyneth Paltrow) and is inspired to write "Romeo and Juliet." At the 1999 Academy Awards, "Shakespeare in Love" won seven Oscars, including best picture and best actress for Paltrow. The two-hour film is rated R.

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Event Info: The film will be screened 6:30 tonight in the library, 1735 Simpson Ave. For more information, call 609-814-0308 or 609-399-2434.


Kozak the Magician, Tropicana, Comedy Stop, 6:30 p.m., dinner seating

5:30 p.m., $20 show only

($10 age 11 and younger); $30 dinner and show, mature PG-14 material. 609-348-0920.

Legends in Concert, Bally's, Palace Theater, 8 p.m. $32.50. 609-340-2709.


Caesars Atlantic City, 2100 Pacific Ave.: Dusk, 609-345-3875 - Mr. Best, 10 p.m.

Tropicana Casino and Resort, 2831 Boardwalk: Planet Rose Karaoke Lounge, The Quarter, 609-344-6565 - Karaoke, 8 p.m.

Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, 1000 Boardwalk at Virginia Avenue: Ego, 609-449-5138 - DJ, 10 p.m.

Cape May

The Merion Inn, 106 Decatur St. at Columbia Ave., 609-884-8363 - Dean Schneider,

5:30 p.m., Jazz Trio, 8:30 p.m.

The Pilot House, 142 Decatur St., on the Washington Street Mall, Cape May, 609-884-3449 - MJ Kearns, 8 p.m.

The Ugly Mug, 462 Washington St., 609-884-3459 - DJ.

Egg Harbor Township

A Touch of Italy, 6629 Black Horse Pike, 609-646-1855 - Lisa Camp and Judi Glover,

6 p.m.


Steve and Cookie's By the Bay, Amherst Ave., 609-823-1163 - Lew London and Chris Sooy, 7 p.m.

Mays Landing

The Dockside Grille, The Inn at Sugar Hill, 5704 Mays Landing Road, 609-625-2226 - Quizzo with DJ Jammin Jeff, 7 p.m.


Bennigan's Restaurant, 2196 W. Landis Ave., 856-205-0010 - Quizzo, 8 p.m.


Jared Fried, Artie Januario and John Josephs, Borgata Comedy Club, The Music Box, 9 p.m., $20.

Chris Coccia, Mike Burton, Jim David, Tropicana Comedy Stop, The Quarter, must be 18 or older, 9 p.m., $25.


Fishy Tales Storytime,

11 a.m., Atlantic City Aquarium, Gardner's Basin, North New Hampshire Avenue, Atlantic City, includes craft or activity, aquarium open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., $8 adults, $6 seniors, $5 ages

4 to 2, coupons for discounted admission available on website. 609-348-2880 or


N.J. Audubon's Cape May Bird Observatory, Research & Education Center, 600 Route 47, Middle Township, and Northwood Center on Lily Lake, Cape May Point, Cape May Hawkwatch, dawn to dusk, Cape May Point State Park platform, free; Avalon Seawatch, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Seventh Street and ocean, Avalon, free; birding trips,

$10 show and go: Photo walk,

8 a.m., Cape May Point State Park, at platform; relaxed birding at Cape May Point State Park, 9 a.m., at platform; Stone Harbor Point, 4:30 p.m., at lot, south end of Stone Harbor. 609-861-0700.

Atlantic City Aquarium, Gardner's Basin, admission: $8 adults, $5 children. 609-348-2880.

The Marine Mammal Stranding Center, Brigantine Avenue and 34th Street, Brigantine, museum, gift shop. 609-266-0539.

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