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UFPA to host five January performances

Published: Dec 15th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Performing Arts will kick off the new year with five performances in January.

UFPA hosts annual fundraising gala Jan. 28

Published: Dec 8th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Performing Arts hosts its Platinum Anniversary Fundraising Gala – “A Midwinter Night’s Dream” – from 6 to 11 p.m. Jan. 28 at the Phillips Center for Performing Arts.

UF play this weekend examines today’s youth

Published: Dec 1st, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida Players presents “This is Our Youth” Friday through Sunday in the Nadine McGuire Black Box at the University of Florida’s Nadine McGuire Theater and Dance Pavilion.

UF marks Diabetes Awareness Month with Century Tower event

Published: Nov 16th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Century Tower will glow blue on Friday night to raise awareness about diabetes.

‘My Fair Lady’ comes to Phillips Center Nov. 23

Published: Nov 16th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Henry Higgins, Eliza Doolittle and the rest of the iconic characters from “My Fair Lady” will transport theatregoers back to 1912 London in this Broadway classic, produced by Big League Productions Inc. at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23 at the University of Florida’s Phillips Center for Performing Arts.

LiveVibe TV looks at arts, sciences in digital age

Published: Nov 14th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla.– LiveVibe TV kicks off Season 3 with “WHAT’S HAPNAN? Arts & Sciences in the Digital Age” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17 in the Digital World Institute’s REVE, located in Norman Gym.

Reubin Askew to reflect on his unique experience as Florida’s governor

Published: Nov 10th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Former Gov. Reubin Askew, the leader who guided Florida through the civil rights era into the modern age, will speak Nov. 14 at the University of Florida’s Bob Graham Center for Public Service in an exclusive session looking at his life and legacy.

Munich orchestra to perform Mozart’s ‘Requiem’ at UF

Published: Nov 8th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Munich Symphony Orchestra will be joined by principal guest conductor Philippe Entremont and the Gloriae Dei Cantores Choir for a special performance of Mozart’s “Requiem in D Minor” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17 at the Phillips Center for Performing Arts.

Lecture at Oak Hammock looks at northern Florida Gulf Coast

Published: Nov 8th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida archaeology professor Ken Sassaman will give a lecture on the ancient wonders of the northern Florida Gulf Coast at 4 p.m. Nov. 10 at Oak Hammock.

Harn offers opportunity to meet local artists, buy holiday gifts

Published: Nov 1st, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Harn Museum of Art Local Artist Trunk Show offers an opportunity for visitors to purchase distinctive jewelry, ceramics, paintings, photography and other works by local artists, whose work is currently for sale in the Harn Museum of Art Store.