Dallas Brass

A unique blend of traditional brass instruments with a full complement of drums and percussion, creating a performing entity of extraordinary range and musical challenges. Repertoire includes classical masterpieces, Dixieland, swing, Broadway, Hollywood and patriotic music.

Platform Kids 2016

Saturday, February 13, 2016, 5 – 8pm Oasis Community Church, 3330 Winter Lake Rd., Lakeland, 33803 Join Platform Art for their 8th annual Platform Kids event – a one-night exhibition celebrating visual art and performances produced by Polk County students in preschool – 12th grade. Admission is free! Activities on site will be hosted by […]

The Pillowman

February 3 & 4 LCT’s Alternative Stage Read Series: The Edge. With echoes of Stoppard, Kafka, and the Brothers Grimm, THE PILLOWMAN centers on a writer in an unnamed totalitarian state who is being interrogated about the gruesome content of his short stories and their similarities to a series of child murders. The result is an urgent work of theatrical […]

Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

Now in its 25th amazing year, the “World’s Most Successful Rock n’ Roll Musical” continues to thrill audiences around the world. BUDDY tells the story of Buddy Holly through his short yet spectacular career, and features the classic songs, “Peggy Sue,” “That’ll Be The Day,” “Not Fade Away,” “Oh Boy”, Ritchie Valens’ “LaBamba”, The Big […]

The Tenors

February 1, 7:30pm. The Tenors are back on tour after their newest hit album, “Under One Sky.” Tickets $36, $44 $261.50 VIP Package. Box Office 863-834-8111, online www.thelakelandcenter.com, or 24-hour ticket line 888-397-0100.

Vellamo: Finnish Folk Duo

January 31 at 2pm. Free Concert in the Lakeland Main Library Meeting Room. A program of Friends of the Library. From their website: “Vellamo combines the rich tradition of Finnish folksong with an appealing “retro” sensibility (recalling the likes of Judy Collins or Richard and Mimi Fariña), creating an exotic and magical acoustic experience. Pia […]

Voices of the People: Conversations

January 30th chamber music performance with bassoonist Lecolton Washington, violinist Janina Norpoth, violist Derek Reeves and cellist Derek Menchan at Harrison School for the Arts. $11 Adults, $9 Students/Seniors  

SEU Faculty Showcase

January 29, 7:30 pm. Adults $5, Students $3.

Caught in the Net

A Theatre Winter Haven Mainstage Production January 7-24 Ray Cooney’s RUN FOR YOUR WIFE has been one of the most successful comedies in TWH history. Twice. Just when we thought we couldn’t laugh any harder, along comes his sequel, with the same riotous mirth our playwright has mastered in his successful career. This time around, its 15 years later […]

Special Performance Series: “Bravo Amici”

January 24. 2pm. $20. A mix of handsome tenors and stunning divas perform an uplifting collection of well-known classical and contemporary arias. Combines Pop, Broadway and Classical into the emerging musical genre of “Contemporary Classical Crossover.” Polk State College Winter Haven Fine Arts Theatre.

Polk Arts Alliance

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