Last Comic Standing

The Emmy-nominated laugh-fest returns with an all new group of the world’s funniest comics. Watch the series on NBC, then see the finalists perform live as the Last Comic Standing Live Tour comes to The Lakeland Center.

Anton in Show Business

October 30, 31 & November 1, 2 Thur.-Sat. at 7:30pm, Sun. at 2:30pm. This madcap comedy follows three actresses as they pursue their dream of performing Chekhov in Texas. Second Stage: Fletcher Theatre-in-the-Round

Theatre Events: Final Performances This Weekend (Oct 30-Nov 2)

Thurs, October 30 – Sun, November 2, 2014 — Anton in Show Business Thur – Sat at 7:30pm, Sun. at 2:30pm. $18 Adult, $9 Student This madcap comedy follows three actresses as they pursue their dream of performing Chekhov in Texas. A production of Florida Southern College Theatre Department Call 863-680-4296 or visit www.flsouthern.edu/ffa The Addams Family Fri […]

The Addams Family

The Addams Family

October 17–November 2 Fri.-Sat. at 7:30pm, Sun. at 2pm. A magnificently macabre new musical comedy by the creators of The Jersey Boys.

Stepping Out

Stepping Out

Florida Southern College Theatre Arts presents STEPPING OUT By Richard Harrs Directed by Mary T. Albright September 25–28; October 2–5, 2014 – 7:30 p.m. (Sundays at 2:30 p.m.) Loca Lee Buckner Theatre This rollicking comedy recounts the attempts of working class amateurs to overcome their inhibitions and “left feet” in a low-rent dance studio in […]

Monty Python’s SPAMALOT

Monty Python's SPAMALOT

MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, featuring a bevy of beautiful show girls, not to mention cows, killer rabbits, and French people. Did we mention the bevy of beautiful show girls? LAST WEEKEND: Fri-Sat, July 25 & 26 at 7:30pm; Sun, July 27 at 2pm. […]

Monty Python’s SPAMALOT

Monty Python's SPAMALOT

From the classic film comedy MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL, SPAMALOT retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, featuring a bevy of beautiful show girls, not to mention cows, killer rabbits, and French people. Did we mention the bevy of beautiful show girls? Fri-Sat, July 18, 19, 25 […]

August Osage County

A vanished father. A pill-popping mother. Three sisters harboring shady little secrets. When the large Weston family unexpectedly reunites after Dad disappears, their Oklahoman family homestead explodes in a maelstrom of repressed truths and unsettling secrets. Mix in Violet, the drugged-up, scathingly acidic matriarch, and you’ve got a major new play that unflinchingly—and uproariously—exposes the […]

EVIL DEAD: The Musical presented April 25 & 26

Evil Dead The Musical

Evil Dead:The Musical By George Reinblatt, Frank Cipolla, Christopher Bond, Melissa Morris Directed by Alan S. Reynolds April 25 & 26, 2014 Friday, Saturday 7:30pm Presented at The Lake Mirror Theatre, 121 S. Lake Ave, Lakeland, FL, 33801 The cast of Evil Dead: The Musical: Linda Jordyn Jones, Annie/Shelly Brittney Dyel, Cheryl Robin Buda, Ash […]

Dixie Swim Club

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The play tells the life stories of five Southern women who became good friends while members of the same college swim team. Their friendship endured over the years, thanks to the annual girls’ weekend get-togethers spent at the beach each August for 33 years. The story focuses on four of those reunion weekends. This is […]

Polk Arts Alliance

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