Live! Performances

LIVE! at the Centers offers a variety of entertainments for all ages - musical, theatrical, dance and comedic throughout the year. Refreshments are available at all performances.
Reservations can easily be made over the telephone, just call us at 239 495 8989. Or, Monday through Friday, visit either our Center for Visual Arts at 26100 Old 41 Road, or our Center for Performing Arts at 10150 Bonita Beach Road (Iowa Street Entrance). Our Client Services staff are happy to help.
We look forward to seeing you at our films and performances.

The Waverly Gallery
Wednesday - Saturday, April 10 - 13, 2019; 7:00pm
Saturday & Sunday, April 13 & 14, 2019; 2:00pm
Center for Performing Arts - Moe Auditorium & Film Center
Tickets: $25 (10% off for current CFABS Members)
Gladys, the elderly matriarch of the Green family, has run an art gallery for many years. Always irascible but now increasingly erratic, Gladys is a cause of concern to her family, from whose point of view this poignant memory play is told.

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Stage It! 10 Minute Play Competition
Friday & Saturday, April 26 & 27, 2019; 7:00pm
Saturday & Sunday, April 27 & 28, 2019; 2:00pm
Center for Performing Arts - Moe Auditorium & Film Center
Tickets: $25 (10% off for current CFABS Members)
The Stage It! Performances feature ten of the very best 10-minute plays submitted by playwrights from all over the world. Whether selected for emotional impact, or comedic value, each play stands alone and was hand selected for from the hundreds of plays submitted to this year’s competition.

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Flamenco Voices
Saturday, May 4, 2019; 8:00pm
Center for Performing Arts - Hinman Auditorium
Tickets: $37 Premium Seats | $32 Center Seats | $27 Side Seats (10% off for current CFABS Members)
Join Clarita Filgueiras-Flamenco Puro Dance Company's new show "Flamenco Voices," a celebration of flamenco's unfettered soul and individuality with vibrant dancers accompanied by superb musicians on guitar, vocals, and percussion.

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Musical Moments: Dueling Pianos
Sunday, May 5, 2019; 3:00pm
Center for Performing Arts - Moe Auditorium & Film Center
Tickets: $25 (10% off for current CFABS Members)
Join us for ‘Dueling Pianos’ with well-known artists Karen Davis and Anne Roberts. This high energy concert features popular show stopping numbers, incorporating fresh and exciting musical arrangements, and showcases classical favorites, with music from Kismet, Gershwin and Mozart. Come ready to enjoy and share truly great music. Delicious, complimentary tastings served during Intermission. will play some old and new favorites. Music from Kismet, Gershwin and Mozart.

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Staged Readings:The Actor’s Nightmare & Sister Mary Ignatius Explains it All for You
Friday, May 10, 2019; 7:30pm
Center for Performing Arts - Moe Auditorium & Film Center
Tickets: $20 (10% off for current CFABS Members)
Featuring poignant selections of written works carefully selected to enthrall and amuse, Staged Readings come from short stories, essays, plays, speeches

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Willy Wonka Jr.
Friday & Saturday, May 17 & 18, 2019; 7:00pm
Saturday & Sunday, May 18 & 19, 2019; 2:00pm
Center for Performing Arts - Hinman Auditorium
Tickets: $15 General Admission | $20 Reserved Seating (10% off for current CFABS Members)
Join the CFABS Youth Players as the delicious adventures of Willy Wonka's chocolate factory light up the stage in this captivating adaptation of Roald Dahl's fantastical tale.

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Musical Moments: Classical Jazz
Sunday, June 2, 2019; 3:00pm
Center for Performing Arts - Moe Auditorium & Film Center
Tickets: $25 (10% off for current CFABS Members)
The link between classical music and jazz so often brings musicians together. Artists incorporate elements or material from both classical and popular music. And, jazz has influenced classical music, particularly early- and mid-20th-century composers, like Maurice Ravel. Our June concert brings you the best of both, with two well-known, very talented artists, Gerhard Samide, Flute and Pat Bracy, Piano, featuring a wonderful repertoire of classical jazz music sure to please.

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Elliot Lurie of Looking Glass
Saturday, June 8, 2019; 8:00pm
Center for Performing Arts - Hinman Auditorium
Tickets: $35 Premium Seats | $30 Center Seats | $25 Side Seats (10% off for current CFABS Members)
Elliot Lurie is a singer and songwriter best known for the hit “Brandy (You’re A Fine Girl)” and his time with Looking Glass, a band featuring Lurie on vocals and guitar.

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Musical Moments: Summer Sensations
Sunday, July 7, 2019; 3:00pm
Center for Performing Arts - Moe Auditorium & Film Center
Tickets: $25 (10% off for current CFABS Members)
Paul and Renata Rozmus are originally from Poland and graduated from prestigious Katowice Conservatories of Music. Singers, songwriters and instrumentalists, they’ve charted numerous albums all the way to the top. Join Paul and Renata and their band as they take the stage. With different characters in their band, their resulting sound is very original – a unique musical experience, a sweet combination of showmanship, musicianship and originality with a dance edge.

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Terry Sylvester of the Hollies
Saturday, September 21, 2019; 8:00pm
Center for Performing Arts - Hinman Auditorium
Tickets: $35 Premium Seats | $30 Center Seats | $25 Side Seats (10% off for current CFABS Members)
Terry Sylvester started his musical career at the famous ‘Cavern Club’ with his first group ’The Escorts.’ Terry has been awarded 4 Platinum, 9 Gold, & 6 Silver discs so far in his career and in March 2010 he was inducted into the ’Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame.’

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