“Biloxi Blues”

By Neil Simon; Directed by Mary T. Albright September 26-29; October 3-6, 2019     7:30 p.m. (Sundays at 2:30 p.m.) Location: Loca Lee Buckner Theatre Adults: $18; Students: $9 – reserved seating American playwright, screenwriter, and author Neil Simon’s Tony Award winning comedy “Biloxi Blues” is the second part of his semi-autobiographical trilogy of plays […]

Unpland Improv

Prepare to be entertained through clean and humorous skits with creative dialogue and hilarious behavior as an audience member for the live taping of Unpland Improv, our improvisational stand-up comedy show! Admission: $2

Five by Ten: Tales of Tennessee Williams

Oct 3-6. Thur-Sat @ 7:30pm, Sun @ 2:30pm. A series of short one-acts and stories from one of America’s greatest playwrights.  Including The Lady of Larkspur Lotion, Hello From Bertha, This Property is Condemned, Talk To Me Like The Rain all by Tennessee Williams and You Lied To Me About Centralia by John Guare (based on a short story by Williams).

Road Trip to the Gardens with the Rusty Wright Trio

Enjoy music with your lunch purchased in the Blue Palmetto Cafe or bring your own lunch. Included with admission.

Benise: Fuego! The Spirit of Spain

Oct 10 @ 7:30pm at RP Funding Center the Emmy award-winning “Prince of Spanish Guitar” takes the audience on an adventure through Spanish Flamenco-Cuban- Salsa- Brazilian Samba- Parisian Waltz-exotic drumming- and more!

Jazz Ensemble Concert

SEU Jazz Band

Join the Department of Music for an exciting evening of big band music featuring the classic sounds of the giants of jazz history. General: $5 Student: $3

Disney’s The Lion King Jr.

Oct 11-13. Fri-Sat 7:30pm. Sun 2pm. The African Savannah comes to life on the stage with Simba, Rafiki and an unforgettable cast of characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle… and back again, in this inspiring, coming-of-age tale.

Voices of the People: Merkava; Merkaba

Chamber Music Series. Let’s Call the Whole Thing “Awe.” Synchronized painting and performance featuring professors Scoggins and Menchan.

String Orchestra Concert

Our string orchestra concert features our illustrious stringed scholars performing works of harmonic and melodic genius. General: $5 Students: $3

Guest Vocalist: Huaicun Gao

The Music Department is pleased to welcome guest vocalist Huaicun Gao. A lyric tenor from China, audiences will be graced by performances of Chinese arias and art songs as well as songs in Italian, French, and German. General: $5 Students: $3

Polk Arts Alliance

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