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Patel Conservatory presents "Joust! A Mighty Medieval Musical"

Patel Conservatory presents "Joust! A Mighty Medieval Musical"

Tampa, Florida -- The Patel Conservatory at the David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts will present Joust! A Mighty Medieval Musical, performed by 40 students in grades two through four, Feb. 27-March 1 and March 6-8.

In this unique tale of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, weapons are replaced by musical instruments, making for musically uproarious fun. The show is a medieval marvel, complete with jousting knights, delightful damsels and court jesters that will capture the interest of audiences of all ages.

Next Generation Ballet wins "Outstanding School" title

Next Generation Ballet wins "Outstanding School" title

Tampa, Florida -- The David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts’ Next Generation Ballet (NGB) was named “Outstanding School” and its dance student Olivia Gusti was named “Grand Prix winner” at the semi-final Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) competition, held last month in Tampa.

Fragile Waters photo exhibit coming to an end

Fragile Waters photo exhibit coming to an end

Tampa, Florida-- The Fragile Waters exhibit at the Tampa Museum is coming to an end.  The exhibit which features black and white photographs from Ansel ADams, Ernest Brooks II and Dorothy Kerper Monnelly is comprised of 119 black and white photographs focusing on nature.

The exhibit is open from 11 am to 8 pm through January 19th at the Museum which is located at 120 Gasparilla Plaza in Downtown Tampa

Rock School starting up at Patel Conservatory

Rock School starting up at Patel Conservatory

Tampa, Florida -- What should you do with that musical instrument you got for Christmas?

Learn to play it and put it to good use!

Now is the time to sign up for private lessons and/or Rock School at the Patel Conservatory! No matter your age or ability level, the experienced instructors can hook you up with other band members to create a musical experience you’ll never forget.

9th Annual Suncoast Arts Festival

9th Annual Suncoast Arts Festival

Save the date! The 9th Annual Suncoast Arts Festival is an exciting way to spend the weekend with your family and friends, and it's taking place this month on the third weekend of the month at Wiregrass Mall. 

On Saturday, January 18, from 10 a.m.  to 6 p.m., and Sunday, January 19 from 11:00a.m. - 6:00p.m. locals can look forward to this free event featuring over 130 fine artists and crafters in one convenient location. 

What to Expect:

Plant Museum presents Christmas Stroll

Plant Museum presents Christmas Stroll

Tampa, Florida-- The Henry B Plant Museum is presenting a Victorian Christmas stroll from 10 am to 8 pm daily through December 23.

The Christmas stroll features 14 exhibit rooms decorated in 19th century themes with holiday accessories.

The Henry B. Plant Museum is located at the University of Tampa 401 East Kennedy Blvd. in Downtown Tampa.

 

 

Children’s Board Heart Gallery of Tampa Bay to host “Be Mine, A Night in Foreverland”

Children’s Board Heart Gallery of Tampa Bay to host “Be Mine, A Night in Foreverland”

Tampa, FL – The Children’s Board Heart Gallery of Tampa Bay will host its 2nd annual “Be Mine, A Night in Foreverland”  to benefit foster children in need of forever families. The event will be held Thursday, February 6th from 6:30 – 9:30 at the David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Tampa. Tickets are $100 and are now available at www.heartgallerytampabay.org.