Monday, May 26, 2014

Open House at the Patel Conservatory

The Patel Conservatory will host two open houses for all new students on June 3 and June 7, 2014

Whether you’re already registered, or interested in learning more about our dance, theater and music camps and classes, you’re invited to attend!

Come learn more about all of our programs, policies and procedures, tour our facility, meet the staff and ask questions.

Patel Conservatory Open Houses
Tues., Jun. 3, 2014
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Orientation at 6:30 p.m.

Sat., Jun. 7, 2014
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Orientation at 10 a.m. and noon

Tours will be available before and after each orientation session, and light refreshments will be served.

The Patel Conservatory offers camps and classes for adults and children of all ages and skill levels.

Auditions for music and theater programs will also be held on June 3 and 7. For more information about auditions, click here.

To RSVP for our open house, please click here.

For more information, please call 813.222.1002.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Spotlight Awards preview of event

We’re counting down to the 2014 Spotlight Awards and it’s going to be a spectacular event!

Don’t miss this year-end celebration for all Patel Conservatory families. There’ll be lots of great food, a photo booth provided by 4 Fun Photo Booth, dancing under the tent, courtesy of Ultimate Entertainment, and more!

This is your time to shine and celebrate a year of dedication and commitment.
It’s the ultimate cast party for the entire family!
The evening kicks off at 5:30 p.m. with a silent auction in Ferguson Hall lobby. Don’t miss your chance to bid on Dinner with Peter Stark and Ivonne Lemus, or a private acting lesson with Eugenie Bondurant who plays Tigris in next year’s blockbuster film, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2!

The show kicks off at 6:30 p.m. in Ferguson Hall.  All Patel Conservatory students are invited to be in the show. (For more info on how to participate, call 813.222.1040.)

After the show, enjoy selections from local restaurants including Sweet Tomatoes, PDQ, Tijuana Flats, Ciccio’s, Olive Garden and Cajun in a Truck.

Desserts will be provided by Patel Conservatory families. (If you would like to contribute dessert, click here, or email Kim at

Finally, we’ll announce the winner of our drawing! One lucky person will win the grand prize of three nights at the exclusive Hilton Club in New York City and four orchestra seats to a Broadway show. The second prize is a flat screen TV, and the third prize is an iPad.

We’re looking forward a fun night. Get your tickets now to the Patel Conservatory's biggest show of the year!

Remember that all students need to purchase a ticket, even if you’re in the show. Student tickets are just $10 each at the Ticket Sales Office window with your student ID badge and includes the post-show party.

For more information, please call 813.222.1040, or click here.