Arts & Culture

Auditions for Peter and the Wolf Set for January 15, 2011

The St. Augustine Community Ballet will be holding auditions for their Spring production of two ballets, Peter and the Wolf and Coppelia Suite on Saturday, January 15, 2011 at 10:00a.m. Auditions will take place at Abella’s School of Dance located at 1765 Tree Blvd., in St. Augustine.

Jacksonville Fashion Week Hosts Model Casting Call

Jacksonville Fashion Week (JFW), a multi-event celebration of fashion on Florida’s First Coast, is hosting a two-day model casting call from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 17 at Walkers (2692 Post St.) and Thursday, Nov. 18 at The Brasserie (Beach Plaza, 1312 Beach Blvd.). JFW officials will select a total of 100-125 models to grace the catwalk at the inaugural Jacksonville Fashion Week, March 23-26, 2011.

World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX Theater going 3D

The World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX Theater is upgrading to a new digital projection system that will create the largest 3D IMAX screen in Northeast Florida. According to IMAX officials, it will be the fifth institutional theater in the world to have this digital IMAX 3D technology.

The upgrades include a new projection system, screen and sound system. Starting with its re-launch in late January 2011, the World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX Theater will offer first-run Hollywood movies and educational films in 3D.

St. Augustine Community Ballet's Nutcracker: Tickets on Sale Now

A special holiday event, The St. Augustine Community Ballet’s Nutcracker will be on stage at Flagler College Auditorium from December 17 through December 19. Artistic director, Luis Abella and choreographers, Rogelio and Lydia Corrales have assembled a cast of over 50 performers that includes local talent as well as professional dancers.  Students from eleven St. Johns County schools, homeschoolers and two Palm Coast schools are in the production as well as some local St. Augustine ‘celebrities.’

Holocaust Survivor to Speak at Flagler College, Nov. 18th

Holocaust survivor Bob Behr will speak to a class at Flagler College on Nov. 18 about his experiences of living in Germany during Nazi rule. Behr will speak in the Virginia Room of the Ringhver Student Center on Sevilla Street from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Members of the community are invited to attend.

Emma Concert Series: State Street Ballet "Cinderella"

Sunday: November 14

Enjoy this vibrantand innovative dance troop State Street Ballet's rendition of Cinderella. The performance will take place at 2 p.m. at the Flagler College Auditorium, located at 14 Granada Street in St. Augustine.  Tickets are $30. For more information or reservations, call 904.797.2800 or visit www.emmaconcerts.com.   

A Prarie Home Companion Live From the St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Saturday: November 13

Join host, Garrison Keillor for a fun-filled evening of music, storytelling and more during the live broadcast of A Prairie Home Companion, one of America's most celebrated Radio shows. The show will be broadcast live from the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 1340 A1A South in St. Augustine. Tickets are $65, $55 and $35. The show begins at 5:45 p.m. and goes live at 6 p.m. For more information and tickets, call 904.461.1965 or visit www.StAugAmphitheatre.com.