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Calendar of events at Daytona State announced for October 2013

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Sept. 12, 2013) - Daytona State College presents the following calendar of events for October 2013.

Events are open to the public and free of charge, unless otherwise noted.

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Continues through Nov. 15
Diane Parks Arts Show
FREE ADMISSION
News-Journal Center, North Lobby / Art Gallery
221 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach
For additional information, visit www.DaytonaState.edu/TheArts or call (386) 226-1927.

Oct. 11-12, 18-19, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 13, 2:30 p.m.
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged by Jess Borgeson, Adam Long and Daniel Singer
An irreverent, hilarious, fastpaced romp for Shakespeare lovers, haters and everyone in between as three actors frantically attempt to perform all of Shakespeare’s 37 plays in 97 minutes! London’s longest-running comedy, you will see Shakespeare as you never imagined–tragedies and comedies are brought to life with cooking shows, swordplay, football and hip-hop. No Shakespeare experience necessary! *Adult Content. Free to Daytona State College and Volusia and Flagler county students, all others $8 per person or $15 for two.
News-Journal Center at Daytona State College, Gillespy Theater
221 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach
NOW FEATURING RESERVED SEATING! You will now be able to choose your favorite seat and rest assured that it will be waiting for you when you arrive. Tickets are available at the News-Journal Center Box Office located at 221 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach. Box Office Hours: Wednesdays-Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Contact the News-Journal Center Box Office by calling (386) 226-1927. Online ticketing can be made at www.DaytonaState.edu/TheArts.

Oct. 20, 2:30 p.m.
Symphonic Band
In a tribute to the country’s greatest leaders, the college’s 70-member symphonic band will present a presidentially themed program. As homage to the 16th president of the United States, the band will feature a performance of Aaron Copland’s “Lincoln Portrait” that includes a narration of Lincoln’s quotations. Free to Daytona State College and Volusia and Flagler county students, all others $8 per person or $15 for two.
News-Journal Center at Daytona State College, Davidson Theater
221 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach
NOW FEATURING RESERVED SEATING! You will now be able to choose your favorite seat and rest assured that it will be waiting for you when you arrive. Tickets are available at the News-Journal Center Box Office located at 221 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach. Box Office Hours: Wednesdays-Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Contact the News-Journal Center Box Office by calling (386) 226-1927. Online ticketing can be made at www.DaytonaState.edu/TheArts.

Oct. 27, 2:30 p.m.
Symphonic Orchestra
Enjoy an afternoon of music selected from the greatest height of the orchestral era. Beautiful melodies from the Classical and Romantic periods will be performed by the Daytona State College Symphony Orchestra. Free to Daytona State College and Volusia and Flagler county students, all others $8 per person or $15 for two.
News-Journal Center at Daytona State College, Davidson Theater
221 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach
NOW FEATURING RESERVED SEATING! You will now be able to choose your favorite seat and rest assured that it will be waiting for you when you arrive. Tickets are available at the News-Journal Center Box Office located at 221 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach. Box Office Hours: Wednesdays-Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Contact the News-Journal Center Box Office by calling (386) 226-1927. Online ticketing can be made at www.DaytonaState.edu/TheArts.

Oct. 29, 7:30 p.m.
Daytona State Improv Troupe to host benefit
The Daytona State College theater arts students will perform unscripted dialogue, action, scenes and characters using only their own creativity guided by input from the audience in what promises to be an evening of laughter and good times. While the performance in the center’s Gillespy Theater is free and open to the public, donations are welcome and will benefit the St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.
News-Journal Center, Gillespy Theater
221 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach
For more information, call (386) 226-1927.

Oct. 30, 4 p.m.
Men’s Day of Singing
To conclude a full day of men’s choir workshops with participation from area schools, the final concert will showcase their talents. Performing under the direction of Norton Christeson, with faculty accompanists Richard Butler and Rose Grace. The performance is free and open to the public.
News-Journal Center, Davidson Theater
221 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach
For more information, call (386) 226-1927.

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NOTE:

Offering more than 100 certificate, associate and bachelor's degree programs, Daytona State College has responded to the education and workforce training needs of Volusia and Flagler counties and beyond for more than 50 years. The college enrolls about 30,000 students a year at its seven instructional sites, with graduates serving in critical fields including health care, emergency services, business, education, hospitality, engineering, technology and more.

Daytona State has been recognized as a leader in higher education numerous times, most recently by U.S. News & World Report, which ranked the college among the Top 10 Best Online Bachelor?s Programs in the nation in 2014, for the second year running. In 2013 the U.S. Department of Education?s College Affordability and Transparency Center ranked DSC among the top 50 most affordable public four-year institutions in the country, with less than half the tuition of the national average. At the same time, Community College Week, a leading publication in higher education, featured the college in its list of Top 100 Associate Degree Producers. 

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