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!

The Crystal Nutcracker

December 12 @ 6pm Crystal’s World of Dance presents: THE CRYSTAL NUTCRACKER A fantastical journey is the magical story of The Crystal Nutcracker, based on the original tale Nutcracker and Mouse King by E.T.A. Hoffmann. A journey with Clarice is the magical story of The Crystal Nutcracker. Clarice and her Nutcracker Prince embark on an […]

Winter Dance Concert

Dance

Performances by Harrison dance students. December 11 & 12 at 7pm. Adults $11, Students/Seniors $9.

Maeve Gilchrist & Nic Gareiss

The percussion and drive of Nic’s footwork combined with Maeve’s melodic and improvisational sensibilities make for an explosive duet.

Artful Bowl

Platform Art’s members and sponsors host the 2015 Artful Bowl on Saturday, November 7th at the architecturally-stunning home of Sandra and Sam Sheets. Festivities begin at 7:30. As they arrive, guests select their own “artful” bowl created in clay by Randy Glotfelty or in wood from the Woodturners of Polk County. Hor d’oeuvres and libations […]

“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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Polk Arts Alliance

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