Dance Arts 2014-15 Auditions

Auditions for the 2014-2015 Dance Arts Program. Dance Arts is a pre-professional company organized under Florida Dance Arts Cooperative, a 501(3)(c) non-profit organization. The intent of Dance Arts is to provide intensive pre-professional training for dancers along with multiple performance opportunities to prepare them for a career in the dance field.

Dance Arts “Back to Dance” Workshop

Past "Back to Dance" Group Photo

August 25, 26 and 27; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Highland School of Dance Don’t miss this opportunity to take from some amazing teachers! Classes offered will be ballet, modern, hip-hop, and jazz. Contact Florida Dance Arts or Highland School of Dance for more information.

Dance Placement Classes

For new students ages 7 and up at Florida Dance Theatre. August 25 & 26. Ages 7-11, 4:45-5:30pm. Ages 12 & up, 5:30-6:15pm

Florida Dance Theatre Open House

Meet Florida Dance Theatre’s professional faculty. See the facility and check out Florida Dance Theatre’s fall schedule. Open house and fall class registration is on Saturday August 23 from 10:00am–2:00pm. New students ages 3 through 6 can also register on that day. Fall classes begin on Tuesday, September 3. New Students ages 7 and up must […]

20th Anniversary Gala

Florida Dance Theatre’s 20th Anniversary Gala is Saturday, April 26 at Branscomb Auditorium on the campus of Florida Southern College. Join Florida Dance Theatre and international guest artists for an exciting evening of dance, featuring the professional company of Florida Dance Theatre and guest artists Clifton Brown, former principal dancer with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre; Israel Rodriguez […]

Florida Dance Theatre 20th Anniversary Gala is April 26

Join Florida Dance Theatre and international guest artists for an exciting evening of dance, featuring the professional company of Florida Dance Theatre and guest artists Clifton Brown, former principal dancer with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre; Israel Rodriguez and Katia Garza, Ballet de Monterey, Orlando Ballet; Allison Jay, Ballet Met, Smuin Ballet, original member of FDT; and other […]

Grease

A 1971 musical by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey, set in 1959 at fictional Rydell High School. The musical follows ten working-class teenagers as they navigate the complexities of love, and explores issues such as teenage pregnancy and gang violence. Dates: February 28 & March 1 at 7:30pm; March 2 at 2pm.

Moscow Festival Ballet – Tchaikovsky’s “Romeo and Juliet”

Branscomb Auditorium

The highly acclaimed Moscow Festival Ballet once again unites the highest classical elements of the great Bolshoi and Kirov Ballet companies in this, their return visit to the stage of Branscomb Auditorium. Opening the evening will be a performance of Chopiniana, a romantic rêverie with enchanting music by Frédéric Chopin. Following that, the company will performRomeo […]

A Little Romance

A Little Romance at the Ramon

A romantic evening of dance at the Ramon Theatre performed by Florida Dance Theatre.

Tommy Tune: Steps in Time

Broadway’s legendary song and dance man, TOMMY TUNE, hits the stage high stepping through his 9-time Tony Award winning career celebrating 50 years on the Great White Way. He sings, dances, and laughs his way through those glorious musical moments that made him a theatre legend!

Polk Arts Alliance

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