UCF Celebrates the Arts takes over Orlando’s Dr. Phillips Center in April with a cornucopia of performances and special guests

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The National Choir Competition Live performance is element of this year’s UCF Celebrates the Arts

The College of Central Florida’s “UCF Celebrates the Arts” — a two-7 days-lengthy arts extravaganza presenting dozens of reveals — takes over the Dr. Phillips Middle for the Performing Arts in April.

Due to the fact 2015, the showcase of creativity, innovation and collaboration has set the highlight on Orlando’s finest in the executing and visible arts, along with discussions and lectures.

Just a little handful of the highlights of this year’s festival contain:

Sunday, April 2
Nationwide Youthful Composers Problem, Steinmetz Hall
Thursday, April 7-8
UCF Opera provides Speed Relationship Tonight!, Alexis & Jim Pugh Theater
Saturday, April 8
Countrywide Choir Pageant Concert, Steinmetz Hall
Thursday, April 11
UCF New Audio Ensemble provides /hɑː.mə.foʊn/, Steinmetz Hall
Saturday, April 15
Engage in! A WUCF Salute to Fred Rogers, Seneff Arts, Plaza

Ongoing exhibits include things like: 2+2+2 Architecture Showcase, Jewel of Parramore: The Well’s Crafted Hotel, rain barrels from OUC’s Drinking water Coloration Venture, and UCF Animation Shorts.

In addition to gifted locals, there will be a quantity of huge-names attendees showing at the pageant such as broadcaster Judy Woodruff, Sonia “Maria” Manzano from Sesame Avenue, author Luis Martínez-Fernández, Broadway performer Quentin Earl Darrington, and conductor Luke Frazier.

The plan of functions culminates with a live performance headlined by actress/singer Megan Hilty, to be filmed and afterwards broadcast to PBS affiliate marketers all-around the place in a tribute to community Television channel WUCF.

UCF Celebrates the Arts runs from April 2-15 at the Dr. Phillips Center. Ticket costs  fluctuate by function (although several are totally free) and can be obtained by means of the Dr. Phil. For much more information and facts, you can visit the UCF Celebrates the Arts web site.

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