NGB ballet students performing

Next Generation Ballet's Summer Intensive Showcase

Jul 20, 2018
This performance features over 150 students from all across the United States, Mexico, Canada and Hong Kong who are enrolled in the Next Generation Ballet...

Cat & Nat

The FUN Show with Cat & Nat

Jul 22, 2018
Cat & Nat, the mom duo well-known for their viral #MOMTRUTHS video and hilarious weekly Facebook Live shows, are hitting the road and taking the notion...

PCPD students dancing during a live performance

Patel Conservatory Popular Dance (PCPD) Summer Intensive

Aug 03, 2018
This showcase, held in the Straz Center’s Ferguson Hall, features students enrolled in the Patel Conservatory Popular Dance (PCPD) Intensive. Students...

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12th Annual Crack Up Cancer Comedy Benefit

Sep 15, 2018
Laugh until your stomach hurts. That’s what local premier comedy fundraiser, Crack up Cancer, gives you. Oh, and by the way, 100% of the profits of the...

Lucia Micarelli playing the violin

Lucia Micarelli

Sep 29, 2018
Fiery violinist Lucia Micarelli made her international name as a soloist with Josh Groban’s world tours —but her role as “Annie” on...

National Theater Live Follies. Scene glorying the american girl


Oct 07, 2018
This acclaimed series brings filmed versions of great performances from Britain’s theater scene to the high-definition movie screen in Ferguson Hall. ...

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The Naked Magicians

Oct 11, 2018
The show features magic, mirth and more than a touch of mayhem as these two hot and hilarious magicians say abracadabra and take magic to a whole new level...

Israel Houghton

Oct 12, 2018
Israel Houghton is known for injecting contemporary gospel and worship with a blazing, youthful energy that has made him among the most influential...

The Magic School Bus

The Magic School Bus

Oct 20, 2018
When the class gets lost on the way to the planetarium, Ms. Frizzle saves the day by blasting into outer space for an epic, inter-planetary field trip. But...

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow cast member

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow 

Oct 24, 2018
Join Ichabod Crane, Brom Bones, the lovely Katrina Van Tassel, the residents of Tarry Town and, oh yes, the Headless Horseman, as they live the story made...

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Toast of Tampa Show Chorus: Standing Room Only

Oct 28, 2018
More information coming!

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Nugget and Fang 

Oct 31, 2018
ArtsPower’s under-the-sea musical tells the story of Nugget, a minnow, and Fang, a shark, who get along swimmingly — until Nugget’s first...

Charlotte's web cast members dress in costumes

Charlotte’s Web 

Nov 06, 2018
Based on E.B. White’s bestselling children’s book of all time, Charlotte’s Web tells the story of a pig named Wilbur and his friendship...

Steve Trash photo

Steve Trash: The Science of Ecology

Nov 07, 2018
Focusing on pollution, conservation of natural resources and the amazing connections that exist in the natural world, Steve Trash: Ecology Is Awesome is an...

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Benji Brown

Nov 24, 2018
Benji Brown returns after sold-out shows at The Straz last season. Known from his role on the Rickey Smiley Morning Show, the creator of YouTube sensation...

Young Marx. Male and female actors sit on the floor

Young Marx

Nov 25, 2018
This acclaimed series brings filmed versions of great performances from Britain’s theater scene to the high-definition movie screen in Ferguson Hall. ...

The Texas Tenors

The Texas Tenors: Deep in the Heart of Christmas

Dec 04, 2018
The handsome hombres from the Lone Star State pay homage to the star of Bethlehem in this Texas-style “go big or go home” concert of carols...

Santa Holiday Revue cast members

Santa’s Holiday Revue

Dec 05, 2018
This fast-paced, rollicking musical takes a joyous ‘round-the-world tour of the dances, songs and stories from Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and many...

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Stars of Today Meet the Stars of Tomorrow Youth America Grand Prix Gala

Jan 05, 2019
Now a thrilling staple to the Tampa area dance season, this spectacular gala features performances by the award-winning wunderkinds from Next Generation...

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Into the Arctic Kingdom with Florian Schultz, photographer

Jan 15, 2019
Despite the Arctic’s reputation as a barren wasteland, award-winning photographer Florian Schulz discovered a vibrant ecosystem including playful polar...

Professor Smart and Dr. Knowitall

Let’s Go Science Show

Jan 16, 2019
The wacky and talented Professor Smart and Dr. Knowitall join forces for an educational, entertaining, exciting and experiential extravaganza. Professor...

Rosie Revere, Engineer

Rosie Revere, Engineer

Jan 20, 2019
Ms. Greer’s classroom includes three inquisitive out-of-the-box thinkers. Rosie Revere has big dreams, Iggy Peck has a relentless passion for...

Your Alien artwork

Your Alien 

Jan 22, 2019
One day, you’ll be looking out your window when something wonderful comes your way … and you will want to keep him. ArtsPower’s newest...

National Theater Live. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Jan 27, 2019
This acclaimed series brings filmed versions of great performances from Britain’s theater scene to the high-definition movie screen in Ferguson Hall. ...

Damien Sneed and ensemble

We Shall Overcome: A Celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Jan 31, 2019
In this thrilling, emotional tribute inspired by the words of Dr. King, producer and musical director Damien Sneed showcases repertoire from across the...

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NGM Entertainment presents Im Hussein in Double Trouble

Feb 02, 2019
A Nigerian scammer promises Im Hussein and Abou Hussein $1.5 million, with strings attached. The two fall for the swindle and deplete their savings account...

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I have a Dream  

Feb 05, 2019
This compelling dramatization of the life and times of one of the most influential and charismatic leaders of the “American Century” and the...

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Anton Coppola's Lady Swanwhite

Feb 09, 2019
Princess Swanwhite must marry the King. But, when he sends the Prince to school her in the demands of being Queen, the youngsters fall for each other’s...

Mayhem Poets photo

Mayhem Poets  

Feb 12, 2019
“Let’s go see a poetry show.” That is a sentence rarely proclaimed and usually responded to with cringes and excuses. The Mayhem Poets are...

Farruquito leaps


Feb 13, 2019
“The greatest flamenco dancer of the century” (The New York Times), Farruquito takes glamor, fantasy and furious footwork to new heights in this...

Bill Blagg and students creating an illusion

Bill Blagg: Science of Magic

Feb 20, 2019
Illusionist Bill Blagg’s one-of-a-kind educational experience The Science of Magic takes students on a rare, never-before-seen journey “behind...

Mayumana: Currents dancers leap in the air

Mayumana: Currents

Feb 21, 2019
Thomas Edison vs. Nikola Tesla. Otherwise known as the War of the Currents, the battle between the two inventors to claim supremacy in electric power...

a photo of small black bear in the wild

Wild Florida: Hidden in Plain Sight with Carlton Ward Jr.

Feb 26, 2019
Follow in the footsteps of bears and panthers with National Geographic explorer Carlton Ward Jr. on epic treks through Florida’s hidden wild heart...

Havana Cuba All-Stars

Feb 27, 2019
Direct from Havana on the Asere Friendship Tour, Cuba’s greatest musicians assemble as the Havana Cuba All-Stars for Cuban Nights, an electrifying...

LaChanze photo


Feb 28, 2019
LaChanze stole hearts in her 2006 Tony®-winning performance as Celie in The Color Purple. Launched soon after as a true Broadway diva with her knockout...

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Georges Bizet's The Pearl Fishers

Mar 15, 2019 - Mar 17, 2019
In a seaside village in the Far East, a veiled priestess wearing a unique yet concealed necklace arrives to bless the pearl divers. But the catch in this...


Mar 27, 2019
Every year, a group of rising Yale seniors are selected to be in the Whiffenpoofs, the world’s oldest and best-known collegiate a cappella group...

a great white shark follows a kayaker

Wild Seas, Secret Shores with Thomas Peschak, photographer

Apr 02, 2019
We’ve all seen it online — the photo of the great white shark tailing a yellow kayak on a clear blue open sea, the man inside the boat looking...

The Swingles

The Swingles

Apr 03, 2019
Vanguards of the a cappella craze, The Swingles started in the 1960s as a trippy mix of Parisian session singers riffing on Bach. The current group of seven...

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo group photo

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

Apr 05, 2019
Two of Tampa’s favorite things – ballet and drag – merge in The Trocks, the world-famous all-male comic ballet company. Les Ballets...

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Beauty and the Beast

Apr 07, 2019
Step into a tale as old as time, the enchanted world of Beauty and the Beast, a classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast...

Chad Prather photo

Chad Prather

Apr 13, 2019
Chad Prather is a fast-talking combination of Lewis Grizzard and Jeff Foxworthy, hailed as the “modern day Will Rogers.” Often recognized by his...

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