“Dracula” Ballet

Just in time for Halloween, Florida Dance Theatre presents the premiere of their first full-length ballet of the season, “Dracula.” With original choreography by Company Director, Carol Erkes, Associate Director Ferdinand De Jesus, and Company Member Stefan Dolbashian, this sensational selection has just the right amount of spooky, scary, and fun to make it entertaining […]





Dracula’s Mysterious Masquerade Ball

Come one, come all for an eventful night. Soon to see a strange delight. Decadent desserts and tasty treats. Morsel by morsel sink your teeth. Come, come and drink deeper still. Lose yourself and sense of will. Feed on tonight, beware the bite. Heed and hear the seductive call. Join us for Dracula’s Mysterious Masquerade […]





Art-i-facts Magazine: Fall 2015 (Sept-Oct)

The print edition of the Fall 2015 (September-October) issue of Art-i-facts Magazine is available at Polk Museum of Art, The Lakeland Center, Theatre Winter Haven, Polk County History Center, Outpost 27, Chambers of Commerce in Lakeland, Lake Wales, Bartow, Winter Haven and Frostproof. Delivery continues to the public libraries in Auburndale, Bartow, Lakeland (Lake Morton) and Lake […]





Celebrate Dance Community Concert

April 26: Celebrate Dance Festival Community Dance Concert A free performance at the Lake Mirror Amphitheatre on the Frances Langford Promenade. The Lakeland based Florida Dance Theatre is hosting its 3rd Annual Celebrate Dance Festival April 24th through 26th 2015. The festival includes 3 days of master dance classes in a variety of dance techniques […]





Celebrate Dance Gala

The Lakeland based Florida Dance Theatre is hosting its 3rd Annual Celebrate Dance Festival April 24th through 26th 2015. The festival includes 3 days of master dance classes in a variety of dance techniques taught by professionals from around the country, a Gala concert performance at Florida Southern’s Branscomb Auditorium, and a free performance at […]





Celebrate Dance Masterclasses

April 24-26: Master Classes. See the master class schedule by clicking here. $20 per class, $125 for entire weekend of classes. The Lakeland based Florida Dance Theatre is hosting its 3rd Annual Celebrate Dance Festival April 24th through 26th 2015. The festival includes 3 days of master dance classes in a variety of dance techniques […]





April 24-26: Florida Dance Theatre presents Celebrate Dance

The Lakeland based Florida Dance Theatre is hosting its 3rd Annual Celebrate Dance Festival April 24th through 26th 2015. The festival includes 3 days of master dance classes in a variety of dance techniques taught by professionals from around the country, a Gala concert performance at Florida Southern’s Branscomb Auditorium, and a free performance at […]





8th Annual All-County Dance Festival & Gala Concert: An Evening of Dance

All-County Dance Festival

Polk County Schools proudly present their 8th Annual All-County Dance Festival and Gala Concert on Saturday, April 11th, 2015. The dance festival and gala concert encourages and supports the elements of artistically based dance and performance through dance educational opportunities for students while also serving to further the community’s understanding and appreciation of the art […]





Apr 11: An Evening of Dance in Polk County

All-County Dance Festival

Polk County Schools proudly present their 8th Annual All-County Dance Festival and Gala Concert on Saturday, April 11th, 2015. The dance festival and gala concert encourages and supports the elements of artistically based dance and performance through dance educational opportunities for students while also serving to further the community’s understanding and appreciation of the art […]





Flashdance

The pop culture phenomenon of FLASHDANCE is now live on stage. With electrifying dance at its core, FLASHDANCE-THE MUSICAL tells the inspiring and unforgettable story of Alex Owens, a Pittsburgh steel mill welder by day and a bar dancer by night with dreams of one day becoming a professional performer. When romance with her steel mill boss threatens to […]





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