IN HERE/OUT THERE
Oct15

IN HERE/OUT THERE

Jacksonville Dance Theatre (JDT), Jacksonville’s own critically acclaimed professional modern dance company, announces a fresh new take on their annual solo concert.  Presenting IN HERE/OUT THERE, a series of digitally streamed solo works created by commissioned  JDT dancers “in here”  in collaboration with a partner “out there” in the world. The solos will stream weekly on Tuesdays starting on October 6 until December 1. See them on the JDT Instagram and YouTube accounts at no cost to the viewer.

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33rd Annual Spooktacular
Oct15

33rd Annual Spooktacular

“It’s as wicked as you wish” at the 33rd annual Spooktacular at Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, presented by Aquafina. This beloved, enchanting Halloween celebration happens every night from October 23 to 31 from 5 to 8 p.m. Additional time slots will be available on select nights from 7 to 10 p.m.

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RBG, Our Torchbearer by Marsha Glazière (2019)
Oct15

RBG, Our Torchbearer by Marsha Glazière (2019)

Personifying RBG as the Statue of Liberty, which depicts Libertas, the Roman goddess of liberty, made perfect sense to me as a way of honoring the essential values of integrity and liberty for all that Ruth Bader Ginsburg embodied and fought for.

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The Further Adventures of Nick Danger, Third Eye
Oct15

The Further Adventures of Nick Danger, Third Eye

Eight virtual performances Oct. 16 – Nov. 1 In a funny and satirical homage to the great radio plays that were a staple of entertainment through the mid-20th century, Theatre Jacksonville will be streaming this show online for your listening pleasure at specific performance times.  Instead of heading into the playhouse, you can gather around your laptop, tablet, phone, or other internet device and have a listen to what would have been...

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Drive-In Oyster Roast
Oct15

Drive-In Oyster Roast

Friday, Nov. 20 While a traditional St. Johns Riverkeeper Oyster Roast is not feasible this year, the show must go on. The St. Johns Riverkeeper team has creatively planned for a modified roast—drive-in movie style. The Drive-In Oyster Roast entertainment experience will celebrate our river and raise funds while ensuring the safety of our river supporters. From the comfort of your car, enjoy a catered food experience including...

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39th Annual Gainesville Downtown Festival & Art Show
Oct15

39th Annual Gainesville Downtown Festival & Art Show

Nov. 7 – 8 Join in a virtual celebration of art, culture, and community. The festival features over 40 artists across various mediums who will showcase their original artwork and talk with guests within their virtual booth. The festival will also include music and dance performances, art from young artists (age 7-18), art activities to do at home, and information on different community organizations. Held virtually on Booth Central...

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