December 26, 2013
Strauss Symphony of America Dec 31
There’s a special NYE concert in the spirit of the annual New Year’s
concert of waltz music in Vienna at the Coral Springs Center for the Arts.
Celebrate the New Year with The Strauss Symphony of America, and the best Strauss waltzes, polkas and excerpts from favorites like Die Fledermaus, and The Merry Widow. New Year’s Eve at 8pm at the Coral Springs Center for the Arts. coralspringscenterforthearts.com
West Side Story Now - Dec 29
So…who do you root for, the Jets or the Sharks? Not New York or Jacksonville, I’m talking West Side Story, the heart pounding love story by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim, this show is full of classics that helped change the face of musical theater more than 50 years ago. You can get tickets at artisnaples.com.
Segment 3 Jan 6 - 24
Artserve in Ft. Lauderdale has a mission to provide progressive events, programs and services that help artists turn ART into business, and that means supporting every genre of art. Fluidity, a celebration of mixed media, opens on Monday, January 6th and will be on view through the 24th, a dance competition will be part of the gallery social night on Thursday the 16th. You can find more details online at artserve.com.
Hilary Hahn and the NWS Jan 10, 11
The new year starts off big for the New World Symphony, coming up on
Friday, January 10th James Gaffigan will conduct Prokofiev’s Symphony
no. 5. Verdi’s overture from Sicilian Vespsers is also on the program. Then on Saturday the 11th at 8pm, the NWS will play that same program, plus Mozart’s Violin Concerto no. 5 as violin virtuoso Hilary Hahn makes her debut with the orchestra. You can find more information and get tickets at nws.edu.