Spirit of the Dance
at Festival of Fine Arts
LAKELAND, Fla. (Jan. 5, 2004) - Spirit
of the Dance comes to Florida Southern's Festival of Fine Arts series
Jan. 19. The dance troupe performs in Branscomb Auditorium at 7:30
Directly developed from the original Riverdance, this dance spectacular
is one of the most successful productions ever to come out of Ireland.
With colorful costumes and lighting, it extends from original Irish
numbers all the way to Latin flamenco and tango rhythms to become
an international dance experience. More than 20 million people have
seen their show since it began in 1996.
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.