The Nutcracker Ballet

FLORIDA DANCE THEATRE PRESENTS: TCHAIKOVSKY’S The Nutcracker Ballet Saturday, December 17, 2016 – 7:30 p.m. Sunday, December 18, 2016 – 2:30 p.m. Branscomb Auditorium Florida Dance Theatre, FSC’s company-in-residence, brings its celebrated production of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker to the Festival of Fine Arts. A holiday tradition for generations of families, this timeless classic tells the […]

The Nutcracker Ballet

FLORIDA DANCE THEATRE PRESENTS: TCHAIKOVSKY’S The Nutcracker Ballet Saturday, December 17, 2016 – 7:30 p.m. Sunday, December 18, 2016 – 2:30 p.m. Branscomb Auditorium Florida Dance Theatre, FSC’s company-in-residence, brings its celebrated production of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker to the Festival of Fine Arts. A holiday tradition for generations of families, this timeless classic tells the […]

A Gift for the Holidays

A GIFT FOR THE HOLIDAYS: THE CHRISTMAS GALA Saturday, December 10, 2016 – 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. FSC Music Department Branscomb Auditorium As the holidays approach, music faculty, staff, and students eagerly shift their attention to the preparation of FSC’s gift to the community, the Christmas Gala. Featuring such beloved traditions as Adolphe Adam’s […]

A Gift for the Holidays

A GIFT FOR THE HOLIDAYS: THE CHRISTMAS GALA Saturday, December 10, 2016 – 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. FSC Music Department Branscomb Auditorium As the holidays approach, music faculty, staff, and students eagerly shift their attention to the preparation of FSC’s gift to the community, the Christmas Gala. Featuring such beloved traditions as Adolphe Adam’s […]

Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker

Dec. 30th: The ultimate holiday tradition for the youngest to the seniors in every family, seeing Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker creates holiday memories that last a lifetime. The renowned, award-winning principal dancers and corps de ballet thrill audiences with their expertise, dramatic expression and stunning leaps, drops and turns. Get tickets!

An Irish Christmas

AN IRISH CHRISTMAS brings just about everything to the table – joy, hope, laughter, friendship, celebration, of life through storytelling, music, song and dance in a night that sparkles with life and bit of “magic!’ Dancers dance through the generations over brooms, on half doors, around butter churns, into the world of mythology and out […]

HoliDAYS

Tuesdays, December 1, 8, 15, 22. 1930s HoliDAYS. 10am-2pm. See vintage Model A cars outside Pinewood Estate, meet historical characters from the 1930s, and catch a few surprise personalities from the past. Bok Tower Gardens, Lake Wales. Included with Gardens admission. Learn more at www.boktowergardens.org/christmas.

Carillon & Chorale Concert plus Holiday Home Tour Open Late

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Dec. 20th Only: Enjoy an hour-long carillon concert with a live choir, and visit Pinewood Estate for a special nighttime tour with hot chocolate & cookies. Bok Tower Gardens, Lake Wales. Tickets available at the gate.  Concert Only: $5/person; Concert & Home Tour: $13/person.

Holiday Workshop

Spread holiday cheer with a memento hand-crafted by you. $2 activity fee in addition to membership or admission. Daily admission is $7. Discounted admission for senior citizens, military, and teachers with ID is $3.50. Children under two are free. X5 offers family memberships for $70.  

Music of the Season

Tickets are $11 for adults, $9 for students/seniors.

Polk Arts Alliance

PO Box 727 Bartow, FL 33831-0727 director@polkarts.org (863) 804-0494