WHO: Straz Center for the Performing Arts and Patricia J. Sullivan Elementary School
WHAT: Students in grades K through second, most of who reside at Metropolitan Ministries, will perform their end-of-the-year showcase
WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 7, at 1:30 p.m.
WHERE: Metropolitan Ministries gym at 2202 N. Florida Ave., Tampa, 33602
DETAILS: Sullivan Elementary School students in grades kindergarten through second, most who reside at Metropolitan Ministries, will showcase their dance skills in this colorful and adorable performance.
Through an innovative partnership, students receive 35 weeks of free dance instruction annually from Patel Conservatory teachers during the school year.
The theme of the show is based on the book The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds, which inspires children to be creative, make a mark and see where it takes them. T-shirts for the students with the phrase “See Where it Takes You…” have been provided by the Straz Center Education Community Partnership Program.
The performance is open to students, staff and families. The media is invited to both, but RSVP is required by calling 813.493.1805.
The Patel Conservatory offers classes in dance, music and theater for students of all ages and experience levels. Class registration and more information are available at www.patelconservatory.org and by calling 813.222.1040.