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21|22 Audience Experience
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Headliners for the Frontliners

[ Saturday, May 14, 2022; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Headliners for the Frontliners is a celebration of gratitude! It is an offering of thanks by Professionals to USA (PTU) to all the US Registered Nurses from the Philippines, whom they have recruited during the last 22 years, and who continue to work today in the Florida hospitals who hired them. Six top Filipino singers, […]

14th Annual Spring Youth Concert

[ Sunday, April 10, 2022; 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm. ]
Sun Country Dance Theatre presents their “14th Annual Spring Youth Concert”, featuring the return of their original story ballet, “Little Red Riding Hood”.  This enchanting ballet has been adapted from the fairy tale and follows Little Red throughout many adventures on her birthday.  Join “Little Red”, and her best friend, “the Duck”, as they travel […]

Mozart’s Così fan tutte

[ Friday, April 1, 2022; 7:20 pm to 9:20 pm. Saturday, April 2, 2022; 7:20 pm to 9:20 pm. ]
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s masterpiece, Cosí fan tutte, will cometo the stage of the beautiful University Auditorium in Gainesville, Florida, April 1-2, 2022. Talented vocal performers from the University of Florida (UF) College of the Arts / School of Music graduate and undergraduate programs make up the cast. The Ocala Symphony Orchestra once again partners with the […]

Spring Concert

[ Saturday, March 12, 2022; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]

Sister Hazel

[ Saturday, March 5, 2022; 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm. ]
Event Schedule:

Sponsor Pre-Party @ 6:00pm-7:00 pm

Doors Open: 7:00-8:00 pm

Concert @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

After Party @ 10:30-11:30 pm

Ticket Details:

Concert Ticket Holders:

Concert Ticket Holders will have reserved seating in the Balcony and Mezzanine. Guests

will have access to a Cash Bar serving Beer, Wine and a Signature Cocktail. The Cash Bar

will begin one hour prior to […]

A Chorus Line – Edition

[ Thursday, February 10, 2022; 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Friday, February 11, 2022; 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Saturday, February 12, 2022; 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Sunday, February 13, 2022; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Thursday, February 17, 2022; 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Friday, February 18, 2022; 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Saturday, February 19, 2022; 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Sunday, February 20, 2022; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]

A Chorus Line is a musical with music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Edward Kleban and a book by James Kirkwood Jr. and Nicholas Dante. Centered on seventeen Broadway dancers auditioning for spots on a chorus line, the musical is set on the bare stage of a Broadway theatre during an audition for a musical. […]

The Wizard of Oz

[ Friday, December 3, 2021; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
L. Frank Baum’s classic novel comes to life in The Wizard of Oz. Young Dorothy Gale is swept away by a tornado from her Kansas farm to the magical land of Oz. There, she encounters a host of whimsical characters: good witches, bad witches, animals that talk, scarecrows that walk, and things magical to behold. […]

C.S. Lewis On Stage: The Most Reluctant Convert

[ Monday, January 24, 2022; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
C.S. Lewis – author of The Screwtape Letters and The Chronicles of Narnia – comes to life on stage! Using Lewis’ own words, award-winning actor Max McLean leads audience on the brilliant Oxford don’s extraordinary trek from hard-boiled atheist to “the most reluctant convert in all England.” Engaging, entertaining, inspiring. Experience the beginning of the journey that would lead […]

2021 Business Awards

[ Wednesday, December 1, 2021; 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ]
Reception begins at 5:30pm

Awards begin at 7:00pm


[ Friday, December 10, 2021; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Saturday, December 11, 2021; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]

Zach Williams – Spring 22 Tour

[ Thursday, April 14, 2022; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Join Zach Williams and special guest Anne Wilson for a night of music and ministry that will fill your heart and have you singing along all night long! Grammy award winner Zach Williams and his signature blend of southern rock, country and faith-filled songwriting are truly unlike anything else in Contemporary Christian music today. He and rising star Anne Wilson can’t […]


[ Friday, May 6, 2022; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Orchestra POPS!Our signature Season Finale celebration with surprises, special guests, musical favorites, and bringing back our annual Walk Through the Orchestra.


[ Friday, February 18, 2022; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Ravel! Daphnis and ChloeDive into the passion and beauty of Ravel’s lush and romantic suite. Closer to home, revel in Delius’s sparkling “Florida Suite” accompanied with video of Florida Springs, created by award winning artists Lesley Gamble and John Moran. Also, Hummel’s delicious Mandolin Concerto with soloist Raphael Ramirez. 


[ Friday, January 14, 2022; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Richard Strauss! Alpine SymphonyKicking off the New Year with a majestic journey to epic heights in this powerful Tone Poem, rich in descriptive color and excitement of a 24 hour hike through the mountains. 


[ Friday, November 12, 2021; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Dvorak! “New World” SymphonyA soaring evening with Dvorak’s classic favorite full of great melodies along with new voices, including Dr. Chad “Sir Wick” Hughes’ premiere of “Visions of a Renaissance”, and audience favorite Tan Dun’s “Secret of Wind and Birds” for cell phones and orchestra. 


[ Friday, October 22, 2021; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Beethoven! Pastorale SymphonyKicking off the season with an epic, timeless and beloved work of absolute joy and beauty celebrating nature and the Earth around us. Also, Aaron Copland’s exciting Clarinet Concerto with soloist Dale Fedele. 

Carmina Burana

[ Friday, March 25, 2022; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. Saturday, March 26, 2022; 7:30 pm; ]
With a rousing clash of cymbals, defrocked monks burst onstage to set the tone for this extraordinary ballet choreographed by Tom Pazik. Somber, joyous, miraculous, it creates an odyssey from Adam and Eve to the Apocalypse. Dance Alive National Ballet joined by the University of Florida

Symphony Orchestra, UF Concert Choir, Gainesville Civic Chorus and guest […]

Don Juan in Loveland

[ Saturday, February 12, 2022; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Handsome, suave, and every woman’s dream Lover! That’s the mythical Don Juan that we know. But behind this casual and entertaining idea lies a philosophical question of grace, free will and predestination. Past and present collide when fate steps in. A stunning ballet with a true Valentine’s Day happy ending created by Artistic Director Kim […]

Class with Clara

[ Saturday, December 18, 2021; 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Sunday, December 19, 2021; 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. ]
Join the charming ‘Clara’, heroine of the Nutcracker Ballet for a princess style ballet class onstage in the Kingdom of the Sweets!  Training not required.  Street shoes acceptable, but you can dance in your socks or ballet shoes. Company dancers will be available to help your children as well, so they will have the most […]

The Nutcracker

[ Saturday, December 18, 2021; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. Sunday, December 19, 2021; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
The all-time family favorite with beautiful dancing, sets and costumes is here again!  Everyone needs a hero, and in this case she’s a girl! Clara saves the Nutcracker prince, and to thank her, he brings her on a magical journey to the Kingdom of the Sweets, where the exquisite Sugar Plum Fairy puts on a […]


[ Saturday, October 30, 2021; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Based on the darkly brilliant novel by Gaston Leroux, PHANTOM is a creation by award-winning choreographer Kim Tuttle. Vivid and dramatic, we are drawn into the torn life of the Phantom, his beautiful protégé Christine, and Raoul, her desperate lover. Classical and contemporary, from high tech light effects to scintillating opera, with a uniquely bold […]

Annual Recital

[ Saturday, June 19, 2021; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]

Lance and Lea

[ Tuesday, June 1, 2021; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Enjoy the sweet sounds of Nashville Americana duo Lance and Lea with a free outdoor concert at the 4th Ave Food Park in Gainesville!Get DirectionsFollow Lance and Lea on:Instagram: Website:

38th Annual Production

[ Wednesday, June 9, 2021; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. Thursday, June 10, 2021; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. Friday, June 11, 2021; 7:30 pm; Saturday, June 12, 2021; 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

2021 Recital

[ Friday, June 4, 2021; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
Please note: Customers can only purchase a maximum of 4 tickets until May 19 at 12:00pm.


[ Sunday, June 6, 2021; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Monday, June 7, 2021; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]

Sounds of the Season

[ Sunday, December 5, 2021; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
300 UF School of Music performers present the 73rd Sounds of the Season. The concert is a collage of seasonal celebratory and contemplative music for chorus and orchestra, representing the multifaceted creative contributions of many cultures. 

How To Get Tickets:

Free tickets will be distributed beginning Monday, November 29 from the Phillips Center Box Office only, beginning at […]

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