Looking ahead on the Ocala/Marion County entertainment calendar

Initial Friday Artwork Stroll

The ultimate Art Wander of the period takes place May well 6 in Downtown Ocala from 6-9 p.m., featuring fingers-on art pursuits and demonstrations for all ages, community artists providing function for sale, prolonged enterprise several hours, and are living audio with buskers and violinist Chris Barbosa, with an intermission effectiveness by Marion County Center for the Arts Dance. Totally free and open to the community. For additional details, get hold of the Metropolis of Ocala Cultural Arts division at 352-629-8447, email [email protected], or stop by www.ocalafl.org/artwalk.

WIND-FM Tribute Live performance Sequence

The sixth time of WIND-FM’s tribute sequence will be “Rockin’ the Reilly” via summertime and early fall, kicking off May possibly 7 at the Reilly Arts Center, 500 NE Ninth St., Ocala, with British Invasion: Tributes to Foreigner and Bad Business at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $15-$35. To acquire or to obtain out far more, stop by www.reillyartscenter.com or get in touch with 352-566-0970.

Symphony Beneath the Stars

The once-a-year Mother’s Day custom is again on May possibly 8 at the Ocala Golf Club, 3130 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. Be part of High-quality Arts For Ocala (FAFO) and the Ocala Symphony for this event. Gates open up at 3 p.m., the symphony performs at 7 p.m., and fireworks start off about 8:45 p.m. Bring a picnic or buy foodstuff and drinks from food vans. Tickets are $20 to $80. Far more specifics at fafo.org.

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‘Beauty and the Beast’

This Disney musical will be stay onstage Might 12-June 5 at the Ocala Civic Theatre. “Based mostly on the beloved 1991 Disney movie, this ‘tale as outdated as time’ is brought to lifestyle in a amazing phase variation of the traditional fairytale. All the music from the motion picture are in this article, in addition fifty percent a dozen new hits composed for the phase musical,” OCT explained in a information launch. Additional at (352) 236-2274 and www.ocalacivictheatre.com.

An Evening of Solos and Choral New music

The CF Wind Symphony performs at the Dassance High-quality Arts Centre, 3001 SW Higher education Road, Ocala, May well 13 at 7:30 p.m. Far more than 40 musicians like learners, alumni and group customers will conduct a program of musical options, directed by John Ash. Free and open to the public. For a lot more facts, connect with 352-854-2322, ext. 1419, or stop by the situations calendar at www.cf.edu.

Symphony Under the Stars will be held on Mother's Day.

Symphony Under the Stars will be held on Mother’s Day.

Marion Civic Chorale

The Marion Civic Chorale announces its Spring live performance sequence with “The Journey Home,” showcasing the poetry of acclaimed American poet and Pulitzer winner Sara Teasdale. Performances will be at 3 p.m. May perhaps 1 at Fort King Presbyterian Church, 13 NE 36th Ave., Ocala, and 3 p.m. Might 15 at St. George Anglican Cathedral, 5646 SE 28th St., Ocala. Cost-free and open to the public donations gratefully acknowledged to support fund the Grat L. Rosazza tunes scholarship. For far more info, e-mail [email protected] or stop by www.marionchorale.org.

Marion County Museum of Heritage and Archaeology

Presentation showcasing MarthaLynne Allen discussing the connections among her grandfather Ross Allen and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings at the Eco-friendly Clover Hall, 319 SE 26th Terrace, Ocala, May possibly 15 at 2 p.m. Reception follows the software. Cost-free to customers, $5 for nonmembers. For extra data, contact 352-263-5245.

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