Lakeland Concert Band Concert

Lakeland Concert Band

Patriotic Concert November 16, 2014 Youkey Theatre The Lakeland Center Pre-show 1:45 p.m. Concert 2:30 p.m. Dedicated to the memory of Capt. John Wheeler, USN (Ret). John played tuba with the band for many years. We will miss him! The Patriotic Concert presents a salute to our veterans and features the Lakeland Choral Society, who […]

Piano Concert

Piano Keys

Holiday Village Exhibit Opens

Explorations V

In addition, as part of Polk County Family Day, donations are being accepted of personal hygeine items to benefit the homeless. Please call 863-687-3869 to find out what items can be donated for free admission with each person donation.

Sister Act

SISTER ACT is Broadway’s feel-amazing musical comedy smash! The New York Post calls it “RIDICULOUSLY FUN,” and audiences are jumping to their feet in total agreement! Featuring original music by 8-time Oscar® winner ALAN MENKEN (Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Little Shop of Horrors), SISTER ACT tells the story of Deloris Van Cartier, a wannabe diva whose life […]

The Lakeland Center Welcomes Lakeland Art Guild

The recent growth of the Lakeland Art Guild shows rich and compelling evidence that a fertile local art community exists right here in Lakeland and the Greater Lakeland area. Seeing a renewed synergy and enthusiasm, a leadership team emerged to articulate a vision and begin to fill an artistic need. The Lakeland Art Guild has […]

Revival: Paintings by Gabrielle Wu Lee & Her Self: Portraits by Kathy Sosa

Chile Lillies - Kathy Sosa

Polk Museum of Art is now showing two exhibitions by contemporary female painters whose colorful works were influenced by specific cultures. Both will be on view through March 14. Revival: Paintings by Gabrielle Wu Lee The late Chinese-American artist Gabrielle Wu Lee described her paintings as works of “dynamic expressionism.” Her works beautifully meld Eastern […]

Rock, Paper, Scissors

The exhibit runs from January 16-February 25, 2015. Gallery hours are 9am-4pm weekdays, when school is in session. “ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS” FEATURES WORK OF CONTEMPORARY MIAMI ARTISTS The works of two contemporary Miami artists who immigrated to the United States and express their unique personal experiences in their art will be displayed in an exhibition […]

Rock, Paper, Scissors Opening Reception

“ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS” FEATURES WORK OF CONTEMPORARY MIAMI ARTISTS The works of two contemporary Miami artists who immigrated to the United States and express their unique personal experiences in their art will be displayed in an exhibition at Florida Southern College. The exhibition, “Rock, Paper, Scissors,” will display the works of mixed-media artists Clara Varas […]

Exhibition Reception: “Revival” & “Her Self”

Chile Lillies - Kathy Sosa

Polk Museum of Art is now showing two exhibitions by contemporary female painters whose colorful works were influenced by specific cultures. Both will be on view through March 14. The late Chinese-American artist Gabrielle Wu Lee described her paintings as works of “dynamic expressionism.” Her works beautifully meld Eastern traditions and modern Western aesthetics into […]

The Graduate

The Graduate

Based on the 1967 Academy Award winning hit movie, about an affair that gives riotous and racy new meaning to May-December romance. So here’s to you, Mrs. Robinson…and I have one word for you: “Plastics.” Rated R. Fri-Sat at 7:30pm, Sun at 2pm

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