Performing Arts Venues

May Theater and Dance

Through May 4 “Disney’s Frozen the Musical” Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts fscjartistseries.com   Through May 5 “Picasso at the Lapin Agile” Theatre Jacksonville theatrejax.com   Through May 12 “Escape to Margaritaville” Alhambra Theatre & Dining alhambrajax.com “First Date” Limelight Theatre, St. Augustine limelight-theatre.org   May 3-12 “An Experiment With an Air Pump” The Island Theater, Fleming Island theislandtheater.com   “Couples” The Waterworks, St. Augustine A Classic Theatre   May 3-19 St. Augustine’s Romanza Festivale of Music & The Arts Various locations, St. Augustine romanzafestivale.com   May 10 “The Stranger’s Tale” Ancient City Baptist Church, St. Augustine  firstcoastopera.com   …

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“Nothing beats a failure but a try” Dr. Shaun Powell and the Ritz Writers 

Words by Mallory Pace   “Nothing beats a failure but a try,” echoed the words of Shaun Powell throughout the lobby of the Ritz Theatre and Museum. She had just finished giving me a grand tour of the intricate museum halls, backstage, VIP areas and all, providing historical and detailed information about each sector as we walked.    “What’s funny is,” Powell said over her shoulder, “I don’t even work here! I just kept showing up until they gave me a desk.”    Powell earned her doctorate from St. Thomas Christian University in Christian counseling, but one of her passions …

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December Theater and Dance Listing

Through Dec. 24 “Miracle on 24th Street” Alhambra Theatre & Dining alhambrajax.com   Dec. 1 Magician Michael Carbonaro Florida Theatre floridatheatre.com   Dec. 1-3 “The Book of Mormon” Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts fscjartistseries.com   Dec. 1-10 “Silent Sky” The Waterworks, St. Augustine aclassictheatre.org   “Scrooge!” The Musical Amelia Music Playhouse, Fernandina Beach ameliamusicalplayhouse.com   Dec. 1-16 “Miracle On 34th Street” A Live Radio Play Amelia Community Theatre, Fernandina Beach ameliacommunitytheatre.org   Dec. 1-17 “The Winter Wonderettes” Players by the Sea playersbythesea.org   Dec. 2-3 “The Jacksonville Christmas Spectacular” Ritz Theatre & Museum ritzjacksonville.com   Dec. 8-9 32nd Annual …

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November Theater/Dance Listing

Through Nov. 5 “Legally Blonde: The Musical” Alhambra Theatre & Dining alhambrajax.com   “The Addams Family” Players by the Sea playersbythesea.org   Nov. 3 Jacksonville Dance Theatre presents “REVIVE” Florida Theatre floridatheatre.com   Nov. 3-5 “GODSPELL”  The Waterworks, St. Augustine apextheatrejax.com Nov. 3-19 “Just Desserts” Theatre Jacksonville theatrejax.com   Nov. 9 “Encanto: The Sing Along Film Concert” Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts jaxevents.com   “Untold Stories: Fall” Florida Theatre floridatheatre.com   Nov. 9-11 Fall Dance Concert Jacksonville University–Swisher Theater ju.edu/cfa   Nov. 9-12  “It’s a Wonderful Life Radio Show” Amelia Musical Playhouse ameliamusicalplayhouse.com   November 10-11 UNF Shakespeare presents …

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Theater/ Dance

Through Oct. 1 “The Diary of Anne Frank” Theatre Jacksonville theatrejax.com   “Dot” Players by the Sea playersbythesea.org “A Wrinkle in Time”  The Island Theater, Fleming Island theislandtheater.com    Through Oct. 15 ABET presents “Alabama Story”  Players by the Sea Theatre abetjax.com   Through Oct. 22 “The Music Man” Limelight Theatre, St. Augustine limelight-theatre.org   Through Nov. 5 “Legally Blonde: The Musical” Alhambra Theatre & Dining alhambrajax.com   Oct. 1 Disney Junior Live on Tour: Costume Palooza Thrasher-Horne Center, Orange Park thcenter.org   Oct. 6-15 “Newsies” The Island Theater, Fleming Island theislandtheater.com    “Church & State” St. Augustine Waterworks aclassictheatre.org …

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August Theater/Dance

“West Side Story” Through August 6 Players by the Sea playersbythesea.org   Aug. 3-Sept. 17 “Fiddler on the Roof” Alhambra Theatre & Dining alhambrajax.com   Aug. 7 Cult Classic Movie Night Blue Jay LIstning Room bluejayjax.com   Aug. 10-20 “Hunchback of Notre Dame” Amelia Musical Playhouse, Amelia Island ameliamusicalplayhouse.com   Aug. 11-19 The 5 & Dime Theatre Company presents “Tick, Tick… Boom!” Florida Ballet Theatre the5anddime.org   Aug. 11-20 “9 to 5 The Musical” Amelia Community Theatre, Fernandina Beach ameliacommunitytheatre.org   “Puffs” The Island Theater, Fleming Island theislandtheater.com    Aug. 11-27  ABET presents “Murder Ballad” Players by the Seat Theatre …

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Theater/ Dance

Feb. 3-5 2023 Jacksonville Film Festival jacksonvillefilmfestival.com   Feb. 3-12  Opéra Mystique: Gustav Holst’s “Sāvitri” and Gian Carlo Menotti’s “The Medium” The Waterworks, St. Augustine firstcoastopera.com   Feb. 4 Blue Man Group Thrasher-Horne Center, Orange Park thcenter.org   Disney’s “Winnie the Pooh”: The New Musical Stage Adaptation Florida Theatre floridatheatre.com   “Mutts Gone Nuts” Nathan H. Wilson Center for the Arts fscjartistseries.org   Stomp Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts fscjartistseries.org   Feb. 4-5 Jacksonville Dance Theatre presents “InBody” The Florida Ballet jacksonvilledancetheatre.org   Feb. 9-10 Step Afrika! Florida Theatre floridatheatre.com   Feb. 9-March 23 “The Best Little Whorehouse in …

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January Theatre/Dance Listing

Jan. 1 Venardos Circus St. Augustine Amphitheatre theamp.com   First Coast Opera presents “Die Fledermaus” Lewis Auditorium at Flager College, St. Augustine firstcoastopera.com   Jan. 5 “Elvis in Concert: The Story of The King” Thrasher-Horne Center thcenter.org   Jan. 6 Elvis Birthday Bash starring Mike Albert, Scot Bruce and The Big E Band Florida Theatre floridatheatre.com   Jan. 6-Feb. 5 “A Closer Walk With Patsy Cline”  Alhambra Theatre & Dining alhambrajax.com   Jan. 8 The State Ballet Theatre of Ukraine’s “Sleeping Beauty” Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts fscjartistseries.org   Jan. 10 An Evening With Neil deGrasse Tyson Florida Theatre …

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November Theatre/ Dance 2022

Through Nov. 13 <Caroline or Change> Players by the Sea playersbythesea.org   Nov. 3 Disney Princess: The Concert Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts fscjartistseries.org   <Untold Stories: Building Bridges> Florida Theatre floridatheatre.com   Nov. 3-5 JU Fall Dance Concert Jacksonville University–Swisher Theater ju.edu/cfa   Nov. 4-20 <Clue> Theatre Jacksonville theatrejax.com   Nov. 10 <Spy Ninjas Live> Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts jaxevents.com   Nov. 10-13 <The WIzard of Oz> (young actors version).  Amelia Musical Playhouse, Fernandina Beach ameliamusicalplayhouse.com   Nov 11-20 <Cheaper by the Dozen> The Island Theater, Fleming Island theislandtheater.com   Nov. 12 Barreltop Burlesque: Vaudeville Floor …

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