Violin Students to Perform
WHO: University Area CDC’s Prodigy® Cultural Arts Program and The Florida Orchestra
WHAT: Violin performance by Prodigy®/The Florida Orchestra students
WHEN: Wednesday, March 13, 6 to 7 p.m.
WHERE: The Florida Orchestra at Lewis and Enid Barness Recital Hall, USF, 3755 Holly Dr., Tampa
DETAILS: The public is invited to experience the joy of youth in arts, as Prodigy® Cultural Arts students, taught by The Florida Orchestra, will perform a violin concert. Students have been trained over the last several months by a Florida Orchestra violin instructor as part of a new-this-school-year partnership between University Area CDC’s Prodigy® Cultural Arts Program and The Florida Orchestra.
This performance is one of many during Prodigy® Cultural Arts Showcase Month, during which communities spreading across five Florida counties are coming together for vibrant, exciting and free-of-charge presentations of music, dance, spoken word, theater and fine arts exhibits created by students in grades one through 12 enrolled in the Prodigy® Cultural Arts Program. This year’s theme is “This is How We Do…”
To sign up for free Prodigy® classes, parents should call 813.558.5212.
Celebrating more than 20 years of community service, University Area CDC (Community Development Corporation) – a 501(c)(3) public/private partnership – provides support for thousands of Tampa residents through youth programs, adult education and resource assistance. Its primary mission is the redevelopment and sustainability of the at-risk areas surrounding University of South Florida’s Tampa campus. More information, including a schedule of upcoming showcases, is available by visiting www.uacdc.org.