Moscow City Ballet
at Festival of Fine Arts
LAKELAND, Fla. (March
24, 2004) - Florida Southern College and the Festival of Fine Arts
welcome the Moscow City Ballet performing in Sergei Prokofieff's
"Romeo and Juliet" in Branscomb Auditorium April 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Shakespeare's legendary story of young lovers trapped by the conflicts
between their families comes dramatically to life when danced to
the musical setting by Prokofieff. The Moscow City Ballet was founded
in 1988 and has toured around the world. Its dancers are chosen
from graduates of the finest schools in Russia and the Ukraine.
Tickets are $20. FSC students are admitted free of charge; non-FSC
students pay half price. For ticket information, please contact
the Branscomb Auditorium box office at (863) 680-4296.
About Florida Southern College
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college
offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and a master of business
administration degree accredited by the Commission on Colleges of
the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located in Lakeland,
Fla., the college is home to the largest, single-site collection
of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.