Four mics. Four mouths. That’s it. Blue Jupiter is coming to the Wildstein Center for the Performing Arts this Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 7pm. This incredible performance will show the pure talent of the international sensation Blue Jupiter. They use their voices and nothing else. No instruments, no tracks, just voices. They create the…Read More
Local Youth Perform with South Carolina Ballet
South Carolina Ballet returns to the Alan Jay Wildstein Center for the Performing Arts at South Florida State College (SFSC) with a magical production of Cinderella on Saturday, March 7 at 7 p.m. Part of the AdventHealth Trending Now Series, the ballet tells the best-loved fairy tale of love and jealousy in a lush production…Read More
Leap Weekend Roundup!
For February 28-March 1, 2020. This weekend we will get to celebrate Leap Day! Does your family have any traditions or superstitions surrounding the day or the entire leap year? We’ve read that many cultures believe that leap year and especially leap day are somewhat cursed. In fact, in Italy, they refer to a Leap…Read More
A Little Something for Everyone This Weekend!
For February 21-23, 2020. Did everyone have a fun holiday weekend? We sure hope so! This weekend may not be holiday related, but it is sure promising to be a fun one! Events all over the Heartland and we hope you’re going to be able to get out to one, or multiple! Sell Him For…Read More
Local Student Receives Performing Arts and Culture Award
John Lackey IV from Sebring received the first $300 Performing Arts and Culture for Students (PACS) Award from South Florida State College’s (SFSC) Office of Cultural Programs. Funded by the SFSC Foundation, PACS is a volunteer program that encourages SFSC students to experience three arts or cultural events, sites, or festivals. Created by Director of…Read More
Artrageous II Live: Interactive “All Arts” Show Coming to Highlands County
The nationally known and critically acclaimed crowd favorite, Artrageous II, is making a rare stop at the Alan Jay Wildstein Center for the Performing Arts at South Florida State College (SFSC) in Avon Park on Sunday, Feb. 9 at 3 p.m. This show is part of the AdventHealth Trending Now Series which features contemporary performances…Read More
SFSC Performing Arts, Bandstand the Musical
“Bandstand: The Musical” is scheduled for one performance at the Alan Jay Wildstein Center for the Performing Arts at South Florida State College in Avon Park on Thursday, Feb. 6 at 7 p.m. Set in 1945, “Bandstand: The Musical” tells the story of WWII veteran and musician Donny Novitski who is about to take on…Read More
The SFSC Museum of Florida Art and culture Presents ‘Breaking Free: Dark Matter, Dark Energy’
The South Florida State College (SFSC) Museum of Florida Art and Culture (MOFAC) features the work of Margaret Schnebly Hodge, “Breaking Free: Dark Matter, Dark Energy,” in the museum on the SFSC Highlands Campus in Avon Park from Wednesday, Feb. 5 through Thursday, March 26. Patrons of the museum may meet the artist during the…Read More
Theatre, theatre, and more theatre! And some family fun too!
For January 17-19, 2020. We hope everyone has been having a successful and enjoyable start to the new year! This weekend promises to be thoroughly fun for everyone, but apparently especially those with a love of theatre! We’re kicking off the weekend with the opening night of A Streetcar Named Desire down at Highlands Lakeside…Read More
SFSC Museum of Florida Art and Culture Offers Watercolor Workshop with Artist Max Gooding
The South Florida State College (SFSC) Museum of Florida Art and Culture (MOFAC) is offering a Watercolor Workshop with artist Max Gooding. The workshop will be held Friday, Jan. 24, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., in Room A-16, on SFSC’s Highlands Campus in Avon Park. The cost of the workshop is $60. Gooding will teach the importance…Read More