Visual and Performing Arts Guest Artist Series

Experience the Arts – Join us in Ybor City

HCC's Visual and Performing Arts series offers the Tampa Bay community public programs and dynamic arts experiences for all. With new programs each month and over 10,000 visitors every year, the Visual and Performing Arts series offers:

  • World-class performances.
  • State-of-the-art facilities.
  • Affordable public events.
  • Workshops and masterclasses.
  • Exceptional dining nearby
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Upcoming Events: 2023–2024 Season


Join us for these wonderful events

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Dorothy looking up at the scarecrow in the Wizard of Oz

A National Touring Production of "Wizard of Oz" | October 5, 2023

Bright Star Theatre
  • October 5, 2023 | 11:00 a.m.
  • Ages Pre - K to adult.

In 1900, L. Frank Baum published what would become a literary classic with his children’s novel The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. In 2018, Bright Star adapted the show into a two person play and the result was amazing! Follow comic duo Lenny and Mabel down the yellow brick road to the land of Oz and meet all of your favorite characters along the way!

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Dancer in red dress standing over other dancer

Street/Owen Dance


Guest Artists

October 27 & 28 at 7:30 p.m.

HCC Mainstage Theatre

$23.00 General Admission
Free to HCC faculty, staff, and students with I.D.

Stewart/Owen Dance brings a dynamic collection of contemporary choreography and audience favorites to Tampa. The program's centerpiece is Stewart/Owen Dance’s newest work, Again, for the First Time, inspired by the human life cycle. Additional works include What Remains, an explosive ensemble work set to a propulsive soundscape and the vivaciously retro Memory Affair, and Silver Spoon, a charming and quirky battle for control.

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Admission Information

General Admission

  • $23.00 per ticket  – General Admission

  • Pick up ticket(s) at the Mainstage Theatre box office on the day of the event. Ticket confirmation or the ID of ticket purchaser is required for pick up.

HCC Student, Faculty, and Staff Admission  

  • Tickets are free to HCC Students, Faculty and Staff  

  • Pick up ticket(s) at the Mainstage Theatre box office on the day of the event.
    HCC ID is required for ticket pickup.


Location and Information

The Mainstage Theatre is located in the Performing Arts Building (YPAB) at 1411 E. 11th Avenue, Tampa, FL 33605.

Get directions

There is paid parking via the ParkMobile app located directly in front of the Performing Arts Building. Additional street parking can be found around the Ybor City Campus or in nearby parking garages.

Ybor City Campus Map

Box Office

The box office is located in the first floor lobby of the Performing Arts Building, and it opens one hour prior to each performance.

Theatre Accessibility

The Mainstage Theatre provides wheelchair accessible areas, and listening devices are available upon request. Please contact the theatre for more information.

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Contact Information
Dance Professor
Ybor City
YCDC 203