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Free workshops, open houses at The Patel Conservatory
Posted Dec 27, 2013 by Janine Dorsey
Updated Dec 27, 2013 at 01:38 PM
The Patel Conservatory at the David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts invites the public to attend some upcoming free open houses and a Rock School workshop.
Rock School instructors and students will demonstrate the workings of the popular program on Saturday, Jan. 4 from 11 a.m. to noon in the TECO Theater. Participants in grade four through adult are invited to bring their guitars, basses and drum sticks. Singers are also invited to participate. Pre-registration is required by calling (813)222-1040.
For a $15 fee, participants can audition immediately following the workshop for the 12-week spring Rock School session which begins Jan. 11.
The Patel Conservatory will also host free open houses on Tuesday, Jan. 7 from 6 - 8 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 11 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for those interested in dance, music and theater classes.
The Jan. 7 open house will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. and Jan. 11 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and will include refreshments and tours.
Registration is required by calling (813)222-1040.
For more information about the Patel Conservatory, visit www.patelconservatory.org.
The Patel Conservatory is located at the David A. Straz Center for the Performing Arts at 1010 N Wc Macinnes Pl, Tampa