Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

“Goin’ courting” has never been as much fun as in this rip-roaring stage version of the popular MGM movie. Set in Oregon in 1850, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers tells the story of Milly, a young bride living in the 1850’s Oregon wilderness. Her plan to civilize and marry off her six rowdy brothers-in-law to […]

A Choral Spectacular

Lakeland Choral Society with orchestra and the Florida Southern Girls’ Choir at First Presbyterian Church, Lakeland.

Jim Brickman

Jim Brickman turns 20 this year… Well, his music turns 20 this year and he’s commemorating the last two decades the best way he knows how, by “Celebrating 20 Years” in concert with fans across the country. Marking this milestone of his dynamic career, Brickman will showcase new music, along with the hits that made […]

Bach Festival 40th Anniversary Concert

In celebration of its forty years bringing the best of Baroque music to the Central Florida area, Polk County’s Bach Festival of Central Florida presents a weekend of free concerts on March 14 and 15, 2015. Under the direction Dr. Gabriel Statom, Director of Music at Second Presbyterian Church, Memphis, TN, and Director of the […]

Bach Festival 40th Anniversary Concert

40th anniversary concert directed by Dr. Gabriel Statom. Free!

Annie Get Your Gun

Annie Get Your Gun

THE LAST WEEKEND! Annie Oakley is the best shot around.  Discovered by Col. Buffalo Bill, he persuades this novel sharpshooter to join his Wild West Show.  It only takes a glance for her to fall head over heels for dashing shooting ace Frank Butler, who headlines the show.  She soon eclipses Butler as the main […]

Lakeland Community Theatre presents Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella

Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella

The original made for TV musical with music written by Richard Rodgers, and a book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II aired in 1957 and starred Julie Andrews as Cinderella. The story is primarily based on the French version of the fairy tale, Cendrillon, ou la Petite Pantoufle de Verre, by Charles Perrault. It’s the familiar […]

Cirquesa Dreamquest

IN THE MIDST OF DREAMS… CHILDREN JOURNEY TO MAGICAL PLACES Experience the fantastical world of Cirquesa! This spectacle will captivate families of all ages as they are immersed in the excitement and thrills of this unparalleled entertainment experience. This two hour European-style human circus extravaganza features a childhood magical journey told through the artistry of high level […]

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella

Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella

The original was a made for TV musical with music written by Richard Rodgers, and a book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II.  The original aired in 1957 and starred Julie Andrews as Cinderella. The story is primarily based on the French version of the fairy tale, Cendrillon, ou la Petite Pantoufle de Verre, by Charles […]

The Wiz

The Wiz

Harrison School for the Arts presents the musical “The Wiz.” The Broadway production premiered at the Majestic Theatre in January 1975 and ran for 1672 shows. The 1975 Broadway production won seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical. The film adaptation was released in 1978. Composer and Lyricist: Charlie Smalls Librettist: William F. Brown Fri, March 6 […]

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