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 […]

Peppa Pig Live! Peppa Pig’s Big Splash

January 20 at 6pm. Seats are $27 or $37. More fun than a muddy puddle! Peppa Pig, star of the top-rated TV series airing daily on Nick Jr., is hitting the road for her first-ever U.S. theatrical tour, Peppa Pig’s Big Splash! By popular demand, the live stage show will visit nearly 100 cities starting […]

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 10:00-10:45 am in the Polk State Winter Haven Student Center. Leathers is an R&B singer/songwriter from Fayetteville, NC, and a two-time American Idol contestant from Season 11 and 12.

Menopause The Musical

January 13 at 7:30pm. The show that’s brought joy to millions worldwide is proving that laughter truly is the best medicine. With a cast of breast cancer survivors and co-survivors, MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL is partnering with Susan G. Komen to offer inspriation, sisterhood, and hope. Four women at a lingerie sale have nothing in common […]

Mystery Dinner Theatre

A special New Year’s Eve Mystery Dinner Theatre at the Ramon Theater. Seating is limited and this event sells out early every year. The event is from 6-10pm, so you’ll be home in time to ring in the New Year before midnight. Reserve your seat for this glittering celebration. Tickets are $50 per person, and must be purchased […]

Chess

Music by Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson Lyrics by Tim Rice, Book by Richard Nelson, Directed by James Beck November 19-22; December 3-6, 2015 7:30 p.m. (Sundays at 2:30 p.m.) This complex Tony award-winning rock opera takes the ancient game of chess and weaves it into a metaphor for romantic rivalries, competitive gamesmanship, superpower politics, […]

Fiddler on the Roof

Thursday-Saturday, November 12-14 at 7pm; Sunday, November 15 at 2pm. Tickets are $14 for adults, $11 for students and seniors. Get your tickets by clicking here!  

Interview: A Fugue for Eight Actors

(a second stage production) By Jean-Claude van Itallie, Directed by Mary T. Albright November 5-8, 2015 10:00 p.m. (Sunday at 7:30 p.m.) Frank Lloyd Wright (Fletcher) Theatre-in-the-Round The first and most abstract of the three one-act plays comprising  “American Hurrah,” Interview shows us the mechanization of life in urban America through a form of verbal […]

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