Florida Arts Festival



Photographs: American Virtuos—Jim Griffith, (viola), Anton Miller (violin), & Brandt Fredriksen (piano); Andres Diaz (cello); and Mary Hamman (violist)
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Country and Region United StatesFlorida
Type of Festival Dance, Music
Location of Festival Fort Myers, Florida USA
Festival Contact Information

Florida Arts Festival
P. O. Box 1562
Fort Myers, Florida 33902 USA
Phone: (01) 239-337-1933
Email: info@fl-arts.org

Festival Description

Florida Arts Festival takes place at the Sidney and Berne Davis Art Center whose newly built structure will host arts and cultural events in downtown Fort Myers. The festival features performances in classical music, song, dance and jazz.

Festival Dates January 7 - May 29, 2009
Festival Links

http://www.fl-arts.org/

Festival Events:

Program schedule 2009:
  • January 7 - 17, 2009, 8:00pm
    • Macbeth, by William Shakespeare
  • January 30 - February 5, 2009
    • Global Warming Art Report, Opening reception/party on January 30 - 31, 2009, 6:00pm-9:00pm
  • February 7, 2009, 7:30pm - midnight
    • AFCAAM presents The Screaming Orphans! Inaugural Charitable Soiree
  • February 13 - 24, 2009
    • “100 Years of Jazz” Exhibit Gala
      Opening Gala fundraiser benefiting Williams Academy Black History Museum, February 13 & 24, 2009, 6:00pm-9:00pm
  • February 20, 2009, 8:00pm
    • Wycliffe Gordon Jazz Quintet, One night only, seating is limited
  • April 4 - 17, 2009
    • Apollo Art Project, Opening reception, April 4, 2009, 6:00pm-9:00pm
  • March 5 & 7, 2009, 8:00pm
    • American Virtuosi Chamber Concerts, Special guests Peter Winograd, Caterina Snepes, Roberto Diaz, Andrew Diaz, and Wendy Chen
  • March 20, 2009, 8:00pm
    • Austin Harel Dance Group
  • April 2 - 3, 2009, 8:00pm
    • Special guests Toby Appel, Cynthia Phelps, Ronald Thomas, and Brandt Fredriksen
  • May 15 - 29, 2009
    • Latin Art Show, Opening reception May 15, 2009, 6:00pm-9:00pm

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Practical Info:

Venue:
  • Sidney and Berne Davis Art Center
    Located at First and Jackson streets
    Fort Myers, Florida

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