Always… Patsy Cline

January 22-24 & 29-31 LCT Main Stage. Based on a true story about Cline’s friendship with Louise Seger, who befriended the star in a Texas honky-tonk in 1961, and continued a correspondence with Cline until her death. The musical play includes many of Patsy’s unforgettable hits such as Crazy, I Fall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams and Walking After Midnight…27 songs […]

Voices of the People: Lecture & Demonstration-“I Am the Greatest: Beethoven and the Muhammad Ali Syndrome”

Polk State College’s Voices of the People concert series continues its 2015-16 season with “I am the Greatest: Beethoven and the Muhammad Ali Syndrome,” a two-pronged event designed to examine the similarities between two of history’s most high-profile, and seemingly disparate, figures. The lecture will be followed by a concert on Jan. 23 at 7 […]

“Las Vegas Stars Revue” –  Ron Seggi

Ramon Theater

January 23 at 7 pm. The ultimate Las Vegas big band experience with tributes to Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Ray Charles, Bobby Darrin and others. Tickets: $22 in advance, $27 same day.

Ballroom With a Twist

Thursday, January 21 Some of the world’s most dazzling professional dancers, from ABC’s Dancing With the Stars and Fox’s So You Think You Can Dance. are bringing to Lakeland a frenzy of sizzling dance moves including the Samba, Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep, and Jive. And, as if the dancers aren’t enough, several of your favorite American […]

Katharine Dain, soprano & Jeffrey Grossman, pianist

Katharine Dain, soprano & Jeffrey Grossman, pianist. 7pm. Free. Lakeland Main Library Meeting Room, 100 Lake Morton Dr, Lakeland. A Piatigorsky Foundation concert. Email brenda.paterson@lakelandgov.net or phone 863-834-4276.

Voices of the People: “I Am The Greatest”

January 21, 6-7:30 pm. Voices of the People: String Quartet Project “Beethoven: I am the Greatest” 7:00-8:30 pm. Lecture & Demonstration-“I Am the Greatest: Beethoven and the Muhammad Ali Syndrome” Voices of the People Chamber Music Series. “I Am The Greatest: Beethoven and the Muhammad Ali Syndrome” with Francisco Salazar Vara and Melissa White, violins, Jason Amos, […]

Over 55 Show Band Concert: “Baby It’s Cold Outside”

Over 55 Show Band

Atlantic City Boys

January 16 at 7:30 pm, the Polk State Special Performance Series presents“Atlantic City Boys,” four dynamic lead singers who have wowed audiences from Vegas to Atlantic City. The show pays tribute to the hits of The Drifters, The Beach Boys, Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. Tickets: $20

Always a Bridesmaid

Performance Dates: January 15 – 31, 2016 (special performance Jan. 28) Another fabulous Jones Hope Wooten southern-fried comedy! In this hilarious comedic romp, four friends have sworn to keep the promise they made on the night of their Senior Prom: to be in each other’s weddings…no matter what. More than thirty years later, these Southern […]

David Leathers, Jr

On January 14, the Campus Concert Series features David Leathers, Jr. in a free concert from 12:30-1:45 pm in the Polk State Lakeland Student Center. Leathers is an R&B singer/songwriter from Fayetteville, NC, and a two-time American Idol contestant from Season 11 and 12.

Polk Arts Alliance

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