The Secret Garden

A Eunice Fuller Theatre for Youth production. The enchanting musical about the spoiled orphan girl that is sent to live with her uncle and discovers renewed life, for herself and her sickly cousin, in bringing her dead aunt’s secret garden back to life. Rated G. Performances unless otherwise noted are on Fridays & Saturdays 7:30pm, […]

The Secret Garden

A Eunice Fuller Theatre for Youth production. The enchanting musical about the spoiled orphan girl that is sent to live with her uncle and discovers renewed life, for herself and her sickly cousin, in bringing her dead aunt’s secret garden back to life. Rated G. Performances unless otherwise noted are on Fridays & Saturdays 7:30pm, […]

Voctave

Popular a cappella group to perform in the Winter Haven Fine Arts Theatre at Polk Stage College for one night only, 7:00pm, October 13.

Music under the Stars

 What better way to welcome fall to campus than to absorb an evening of beautiful instrumental music under the stars? With visitors lounging about the venue on chairs, blankets, or grass, one may lean back and enjoy the extraordinary music put together by J. Jossim and her colleagues as they welcome the new season to […]

Los Trabas – in Concert

 By popular demand, Sarasota Orchestra principal bassoon/adjunct FSC professor Fernando Traba and his talented wife, Betsy Hudson Traba (Sarasota Orchestra principal flute), return to the Faculty Artist Series to perform an evening of seldom-heard woodwind delights.  This wonderful duo has performed for us before (to completely RAVE reviews), and we look forward to hearing them […]

Color for Painters: Oils & Acrylics with Angela Hansen

Join Angela from 5:30-7:30pm on Tuesdays from Sept 11 – Oct 16.

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof explores the greed, suppressed desires, and desperate hopes for the future of a southern family in crisis. Set in the Mississippi Delta plantation home of Big Daddy Pollitt, the play examines the relationships among members of Big Daddy’s family, including his son Brick and his wife Maggie (the cat). […]

Sad Tropics

 A site-specific multimedia installation and our first collaborative exhibition with the Polk Museum of Art at FSC, Sad Tropics will be produced exclusively by New Orleans artists and Florida natives Cristina Molina and Jonathan Traviesa. Inspired by Claude Levi-Strauss’ book title Tristes Tropiques, this exhibition focuses on the psychological landscape of paradise, the topics, and […]

Songs of Motherhood

“Finally Playing My Type”  During this wonderful evening, mezzo soprano Christianne Roll, FSC’s Musical Theatre director, acknowledges a prediction made by theatre professors years ago: She is best-suited to play a mom in musical theatre!  Examining her real life role as a mother and songs from famous musical theatre moms, Christianne’s recital will include classics […]

Gilbert King, Pulitzer Prize-winning Author

“Beneath a Ruthless Sun: A True Story of Violence, Race, and Justice Lost and Found.” Florida Lecture Series.

Polk Arts Alliance

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