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TREASURE COAST -- The Fielden Institute for Lifelong Learning continues an Indian River State College tradition with "Center Stage."
The shows are in the McAlpin Fine Arts Center and are just $35 for individual performances. The series offers entertaining and carefully selected arts and humanities programs chosen with the audience in mind. The next show, "This Blue Planet with Alexandra Cousteau" is at 4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21.
A National Geographic "Emerging Explorer," filmmaker and globally recognized advocate on water issues, Alexandra Cousteau continues the work of her renowned grandfather Jacques-Yves Cousteau and her father Phillippe Cousteau, Sr.
She has mastered the remarkable storytelling tradition handed down to her and has the unique ability to inspire audiences on the often weighty issues of policy, politics and action.
Ms. Alexandra is dedicated to advocating the importance of conservation and sustainable management of water in order to preserve a healthy planet. Her global initiatives seek to inspire and empower individuals to protect not only the ocean and its inhabitants but also the human communities that rely on freshwater resources.
All performances begin at 4 p.m. at the IRSC McAlpin Fine Arts Center on the Main Campus in Fort Pierce. Individual tickets are $35. Student and group pricing is also available.
Purchase your tickets at the Box Office located in the McAlpin Fine Arts Center lobby, at the IRSC Main Campus at 3209 Virginia Ave., in Fort Pierce, Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., or by phone with VISA, MasterCard, Discover or American Express. To reserve tickets, call the McAlpin Fine Arts Center Box Office at (800) 220-9915.