Festival of Fine
"The Pirates of Penzance"
LAKELAND, Fla. (Jan. 24,
2003) - Florida Southern's Festival of Fine Arts presents "The Pirates
of Penzance" Feb. 5. The production, featuring New York singer/actors,
full orchestra and colorful sets, begins at 7:30 p.m. in Branscomb
The Gilbert and Sullivan musical premiered at the Fifth Avenue Theatre
in New York on December 31, 1879 with Arthur Sullivan conducting.
The story of young Frederic and his band of pirates has entertained
audiences ever since.
Tickets are $20. FSC students are admitted free of charge; cost
for non-FSC students is $10. 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.