A Demonstration of Contemporary Art in New York

Melvin Gallery

Exhibition featuring the art of Jennifer Viola and Daniel Derwelis. Exhibit runs from September 19 – October 31 FSC is pleased to present the works of two New York contemporary artists—Jennifer Viola and Daniel Derwelis. This exhibition of varied artwork will include large oil paintings and watercolor studies by Daniel Derwelis that demonstrate a blend of […]

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 […]

FSC Student Exhibition

Melvin Gallery

Exhibition of current work from Florida Southern College art majors. Displayed annually, this exhibition demonstrates once again why FSC’s Department of Art and Art History has gained the reputation as one of the strongest centers of art study in the southeast. During the opening reception, the prestigious Florida Art Award is presented to a junior […]

Music Under the Stars

Come hear a celebration of autumn as FSC’s Symphony Band, conducted by Jo Jossim, and the FSC Jazz Ensemble, directed by Paul Butcher, perform an evening of instrumental music beneath starlit skies at the Pipkin Bandshell. This annual audience favorite features a variety of works from the wind ensemble and jazz repertoire, certain to please. […]

Back to Basics

Branscomb Auditorium

FSC Chamber Singers on the Festival of Fine Arts at Florida Southern College.

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

All That Brass

The Faculty Brass Quintet at Florida Southern College presents a recital on the Faculty Artist Series that is FREE and open to the public.

An Evening of Classical Ballet

fdt dance

Florida Dance Theatre performs on the Festival of Fine Arts at Florida Southern College.

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 […]

Bandtastic III: Band Day Encore

FSC Band Day

Featuring an array of large and small ensembles of every kind with diverse repertoire ranging from classical and jazz genres to popular and rock favorites, this annual event promises to take your breath away. Conceived and directed by Jo Jossim, director of bands, this virtual kaleidoscope of musical styles and colors moves at a pace […]

Polk Arts Alliance

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