Brighton Beach Memoirs

Part one of Neil Simon’s semi-autobiographical trilogy: a portrait of the writer as a Brooklyn teenager in 1937 living with his family in crowded, lower middle class circumstances. The play captures a few days in the life of a struggling Jewish household with drama and comedy.  A Polk State Theatre Arts production in the Winter […]

Brighton Beach Memoirs

Brighton Beach Memoirs

Part one of Neil Simon’s semi-autobiographical trilogy: a portrait of the writer as a Brooklyn teenager in 1937 living with his family in crowded, lower middle class circumstances. The play captures a few days in the life of a struggling Jewish household with drama and comedy.  A Polk State Theatre Arts production in the Winter […]

South Pacific

Opens on Valentine’s Day, February 14 for a three week run.  Spend one enchanted evening enjoying this masterpiece of the musical theatre about war, love and prejudice. This immortal classic, Pulitzer Prize winning, and 10 time Tony Award winner will stir your heart and soul. Dates: February 14, 15, 21, 22, 28 & March 1 […]

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.

Brighton Beach Memoirs

Brighton Beach Memoirs

Part one of Neil Simon’s semi-autobiographical trilogy: a portrait of the writer as a Brooklyn teenager in 1937 living with his family in crowded, lower middle class circumstances. The play captures a few days in the life of a struggling Jewish household with drama and comedy.  A Polk State Theatre Arts production in the Winter […]

South Pacific

Opens on Valentine’s Day, February 14 for a three week run.  Spend one enchanted evening enjoying this masterpiece of the musical theatre about war, love and prejudice. This immortal classic, Pulitzer Prize winning, and 10 time Tony Award winner will stir your heart and soul. Dates: February 14, 15, 21, 22, 28 & March 1 […]

Romeo & Juliet

Romeo & Juliet

FREE Preview Wednesday, April 2 Runs April 3-6 & 10-13, 2014 Shows are 7:30PM curtain; Sunday Matinees are 2:30PM curtain Box Office opens one hour prior to curtain; no advance ticket sales

Electra

Electra

Love and revenge take center stage in this classic Greek tragedy by Sophocles. After her father is murdered by her mother, Electra is driven by grief and obsessed with dreams of retribution for her father’s death. Florida Southern College Theatre Dept, Loca Lee Buckner Theatre, Lakeland. April 3-6 and 10-13. Evening performances at 7:30pm; Sunday […]

Almost, Maine

Almost, Maine

All is not quite what it seems in this remote, mythical town. The residents find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected and often hilarious ways. Knees are bruised. Hearts are broken. But the bruises heal, and the hearts mend—almost—in this delightful midwinter night’s dream. Dates: March 21, 22, 28, 29, April 4 […]

Almost, Maine

Almost, Maine

All is not quite what it seems in this remote, mythical town. The residents find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected and often hilarious ways. Knees are bruised. Hearts are broken. But the bruises heal, and the hearts mend—almost—in this delightful midwinter night’s dream. Fridays and Saturdays, March 21, 22, 28, 29, […]

Polk Arts Alliance

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