FLORIDA THEATRE PRESS RELEASES

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Florida Theatre is the 5th most attended theatre in the world and the #1 most attended concert venue in Jacksonville!

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7th Annual Holiday Movie & Food Drive at the Florida Theatre benefitting Feeding Northeast Florida on December 18th

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Florida Theatre welcomes new board member Priyanka Murthy

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Just Announced Show Press Releases

January 2023 Show Press Releases

Elvis Birthday Bash – Starring Mike Albert, Scot Bruce & The Big E Band

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Friday, January 6, 2023 at 7 p.m.

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Spend an engaging evening with Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson and “The Cosmic Perspective”

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Tuesday, January 10, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.

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Experience Geoff Tate’s Big Rock Show with special guest Mark Daly at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall January 11th

At the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall

Date & Time – Wednesday, January 11, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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Untold Stories – Lightning Strikes, January 12, 2023 at the Florida Theatre

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Thursday, January 12, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.

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Experience the extravagant New York Bee Gees at the Florida Theatre

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Friday, January 13, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons return to the Florida Theatre

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Saturday, January 14, 2023 at 7 p.m.

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See “Miranda Sings” featuring Colleen Ballinger live at the Florida Theatre

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Sunday, January 15, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.

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Rediscover the Timeless Sound of Classic-Rock Favorite America at the Florida Theatre January 20th

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Friday, January 20, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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Chris Botti Live at the Florida Theatre

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Saturday, January 21, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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Noel Miller’s Live Stand Up Tour Comes to the Florida Theatre

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Sunday, January 22, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.

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Theatreworks – Next Up:  The Lightning Thief, January 23rd at the Florida Theatre

At the Florida Theatre (for schools)

Date & Time – Monday, January 23, 2023 at 10 a.m. and 12 p.m.

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Theatreworks – Next Up:  Terrance Simien:  Creole for Kids & the History of Zydeco, January 26th at the Florida Theatre

At the Florida Theatre (for schools)

Date & Time – Thursday, January 26, 2023 at 10:30 a.m.

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See Terrance Simien & the Zydeco Experience Live at the Florida Theatre!

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Thursday, January 26, 2023 at 7 p.m.

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Air Supply Brings Their Classic Hits To The Florida Theatre

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Friday, January 27, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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Join Art Bikes Jax and the Florida Theatre on January 28th.  Three tours are available.  Register for yours today!

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Saturday, January 28, 2023 at 10 a.m., 12 p.m. and 2 p.m.

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Legendary Folk Singer Judy Collins Set To Perform at the Historic Florida Theatre

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Tuesday, January 31, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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February 2023 Show Press Releases

February 2023 Shows

 

The Frontmen of Country ft. Richie McDonald (formerly of Lonestar), Larry Stewart (Restless Heart), and Tim Rushlow (formerly of Little Texas)

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Thursday, February 2, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros featuring The Wolf Pack

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Friday, February 3, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.

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Disney’s Winnie the Pooh, The New Musical Stage Adaptation

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Saturday, February 4, 2023 at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.

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Kevin James, The Irregardless Tour

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Sunday, February 5, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.

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Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Trouble Is… 25th Anniversary Tour

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Wednesday, February 8, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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Step Afrika!

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Thursday, February 9, 2023 at 7 p.m.

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Step Afrika!, Theatreworks

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Friday, February 10, 2023 at 10:30 a.m.

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Gilberto Santa Rosa, De Amor y Salsa Tour

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Tuesday, February 14, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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The Temptations and The Four Tops

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Thursday, February 16, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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Russell Dickerson, She Likes It Tour

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Friday, February 17, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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Shane Gillis Live

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Saturday, February 18, 2023 at 7 p.m.

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Deep Purple, With Special Guests The Marshall Tucker Band

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Sunday, February 19, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.

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The Electric Light Orchestra Experience

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Tuesday, February 21, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Thursday, February 23, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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Mania The Abba Tribute

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Friday, February 24, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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Justin Willman, Magic for Humans in Person

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Saturday, February 25, 2023 at 7 p.m.

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Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, Theatreworks

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Monday, February 27, 2023 at 10 a.m. and 12 p.m.

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Tower of Power, Celebrating 55 Years!

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Tuesday, February 28, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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March 2023 Show Press Releases

Joan Jett & The Blackhearts

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Friday, March 3, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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ONES:  The Beatles #1 Hits

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Saturday, March 4, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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Queensryche with opening act Marty Friedman + Trauma set to rock the Florida Theatre

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Sunday, March 5, 2023 at 7 p.m.

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Special guest Pablo Cruise to join the Little River Band show!

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – March 9, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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Anime Music Fest

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Wednesday, March 22, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.

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April 2023 Show Press Releases

A Celebration of the Music of The Allman Brothers Band

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Saturday, April 15, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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See Country legend Clint Black Live at the Florida Theatre

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Sunday, April 16, 2023 at 7 p.m.

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Home Free – Road Sweet Road

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Sunday, April 23, 2023 at 8 p.m.

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May 2023 Show Press Releases

LEONID & FRIENDS: THE WORLD'S GREATEST CHICAGO TRIBUTE

Wednesday, May 3, 2023, at 8:00 PM

Tickets start at $49.50

Website Link - https://www.floridatheatre.com/events/detail/leonid-and-friends

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John Crist - The Emotional Support Tour

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Friday, May 5, 2023 at 7 p.m.

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June 2023 Show Press Releases

Margaret Cho:  Live & Livid! at the Florida Theatre

At the Florida Theatre

Date & Time – Sunday, June 25, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.

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Corporate Partner Press Releases

Florida Theatre announces a new corporate partner:  First Horizon

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FLORIDA THEATRE IN THE PRESS

2022

December 2021 News4Jax
Florida Theatre ranked 21st most attended theatre worldwide for 2021

January 2022 First Coast News 
The Buzz: Florida Theatre ranks among top-attended theatres worldwide

April 2022 Music Fest News
Little Feat at Florida Theatre in Jacksonville with Amy Helm

May 2022 The Florida Times-Union
Guest column: Pumping life back into Jacksonville's vital arts and culture sector

May 2022 River City Live
Untold Stories shared at Florida Theatre

May 2022 News4Jax
Did you know Jacksonville's Florida Theatre is behind one of Elvis' most iconic looks?

June 2022 The Resident
Hollywood Opening Night event transforms Florida Theatre, raises supporting funds

July 2022 News4Jax
Jacksonville's best live music: Florida Theatre

July 2022 First Coast News
How will the mayor's capital improvement plan impact your night on the town?

August 2022 First Coast News
Florida Theatre hosts annual 'Blues, Brews and BBQ' benefit

August 2022 The Florida Times-Union
The Fun Tour: Comedian Jim Gaffigan adds fourth Jacksonville show at Florida Theatre

2021

February 2021 Jax Daily Record
Florida Theatre: Learning about the venue's past, present and future

September 2021 The Florida Times-Union
Photos: Elvis Presley performs at Jacksonville's Florida Theatre in 1956

December 2021 WJCT News
Florida Theatre among the busiest in the world

December 2021 News4Jax
Florida Theatre ranked 21st most attended theatre worldwide for 2021

2020

August 2020 WJCT News
Florida Theatre Installing All-New Seating During Pandemic Closure

August 2020 The Florida Times-Union
Florida Theatre to start replacing seats next week

December 2020 WJCT News
Refurbished 'Ghost Seat' Returned To Florida Theatre

PRESS CONTACT

Beth Carper, Press and Media Relations Manager 
beth@floridatheatre.com