Architectural drawings are now available for the proposed expansion of the Straz Center, which will include renovations and expansions to the Patel Conservatory. You can see the drawings here. The expansion was also noted on News Channel 8.
We’re proud to announce a brand new volunteer project called Ready, Set, Dance!, designed for ballet students in Primary, Preparatory and Level 1A. During the week of September 19-24, volunteers will be stationed in the TECO lobby to help young dancers learn how to get ready for class. They will demonstrate how to make ballet […]
As we prepare for a new year at Patel Conservatory, we want to celebrate our successful first year as a volunteer committee. We exceeded everyone’s expectations! – Over 150 unique volunteers recorded over 3,000 volunteer hours – Volunteers helped backstage and in the costume shop for most of the conservatory performances – Volunteers organized the […]
We’re proud to share the news that our loyal volunteers contributed over 2,000 volunteer hours during the Fall semester. THANK YOU! Our volunteers helped at many Patel Conservatory events during this period (August – December), including the Open House, Schoolhouse Rock, several performances by Vocal Arts and Ovation!, and The Nutcracker Ballet. Our volunteers also […]
During October and November, we sold 219 Nutcracker tickets to 38 family and friends of Patel Conservatory. Thanks to our special group rate (effectively a 38% discount), we had a total savings of over $7,000! Plus, we will enjoy watching our children from excellent seats together in Morsani Hall. Huge thanks to volunteer Kari Dorris, […]