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Added by Michael W. Silvestri on January 1, 2018 at 3:43pm — No Comments
We have a lot to be grateful for over these past 12 years. We are especially grateful to each and every one of you. We are blessed to be a part of this amazing community of artists and arts lovers! Have a Happy Thanksgiving!
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AnythingArts.com is proud to honor Veterans Day! Here are some great ways to celebrate the Holiday Weekend.…Continue
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The first production of The Sarasota Ballet's 2017-18 Season is here with much anticipated return of Olivier Award Winner Will Tuckett’s …Continue
Added by Michael W. Silvestri on October 28, 2017 at 7:30am — No Comments
Could it be? Yes, season is here!
The Ringling International Arts Festival is this weekend. This is the big event happening right now in Sarasota. There has been a tremendous amount of coverage dedicated to it, so I wont add anything here. Now, if you want something else to do, I composed a list … AND it is exciting!
We’ve already mentioned ‘White Fang’ at the FreeFall Theatre, and ‘In the Heights’ at the West Coast Black Theatre…Continue
Added by Michael W. Silvestri on October 20, 2017 at 9:30am — No Comments
A fresh look at the timeless classic. Enter Sherwood Forest with legendary hero Robin Hood! Wielding a bow and arrow, Robin and his band of merry men join forces to stand up for what’s right. This swashbuckling tale of good and evil is full of action, trickery, disguises, swordfights, and plenty of help from the audience.…Continue
Added by Michael W. Silvestri on October 7, 2017 at 9:00am — No Comments
Opening Night Tonight!
A world-premiere production transferring to London in Winter 2017
At the freeFall Theatre Company October 6- 29, 2017
1898. Northwestern Canada. Deep in the forests of the Yukon Territory. After the massacre of her tribe, a young girl is rescued from the snow by an old huntsman from a nearby settlement who offers shelter…
Added by Michael W. Silvestri on October 6, 2017 at 10:56am — No Comments
ASOLO REPERTORY THEATRE presents
an FSU/ Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training Production
By William Shakespeare
Directed by James Dean Palmer
Adapted by Tyler Dobrowsky
Tour dates: Tuesday, September 26th, through Monday, November 20th,…
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Roar! The Music of the 1920s and Beyond at Florida Studio Theatre now through September 22, 2017!…Continue
Added by Michael W. Silvestri on September 13, 2017 at 10:06pm — No Comments
The season opens this weekend for the Asolo Repertory Theatre's new summer stage, the Dog Days Theatre!
By Alan Ayckbourn
Directed by Brendon Fox
Greg and Ginny have only known each other for a month but are already talking marriage. When Ginny goes to the house of her former lover in order to retrieve some compromising letters, Greg…
Added by Michael W. Silvestri on July 16, 2017 at 10:11am — No Comments
Based on the book by Jules Verne
Produced by Kidoons/Wyrd Productions from Montréal, Canada
Magnificent sea creatures! A spectacular…Continue
Added by Michael W. Silvestri on June 6, 2017 at 9:37am — No Comments
Here in Sarasota our hearts and prayers go out to the wonderful people of Manchester today. My daughter is just a few years younger than the youngest of the victims. My heart breaks for these families. This is a photo of us from 2013 in front of the "Doves of Peace" sculpture in Manchester, UK.
Did you know in 1980 Manchester became the first city in the world to declare itself a nuclear free zone? As part of this…
END OF THE RAINBOW by Peter Quilter. Playing now through June 4, 2017 at the freeFall Theatre Company
A play with music about the final years in the life of Judy Garland, End of the Rainbow triumphed in London's West End in 2010/2011 and on Broadway in 2012. It's Christmas 1968, and Judy Garland is booked for six weeks of "comeback concerts" at London's Talk of the Town. The failed marriages, the suicide attempts, and the addictions are all behind her. At forty-six and with new flame…Continue
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ON JANUARY 19TH, 2017 AT 5:30PM IN EACH TIME ZONE ACROSS THE COUNTRY WE WILL GATHER OUTSIDE OF THEATERS TO CREATE A "LIGHT" FOR DARK TIMES AHEAD, AND TO MAKE, OR RENEW, A PLEDGE TO STAND FOR AND PROTECT THE VALUES OF INCLUSION, PARTICIPATION, AND COMPASSION FOR…Continue
Added by Michael W. Silvestri on January 19, 2017 at 11:23am — No Comments
Running Now through February 18, 2017
It’s the Depression era and an impoverished black family argues over an heirloom piano that their enslaved grandfather carved with figures representing their rich history. Should they honor their past by…
Added by Michael W. Silvestri on January 16, 2017 at 11:57am — No Comments
The Great Society
By Robert Schenkkan
Directed by Nicole A. Watson…
Added by Michael W. Silvestri on January 13, 2017 at 7:53am — No Comments
The show is at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday through May 19; 8 p.m. May 20; 2 and 8 p.m. May 21; and 2 and 7:30 p.m. May 22 in the Straz Center's Morsani Hall. $45-$95. (813) 229-7827. http://www.strazcenter.org/…Continue
Added by Michael W. Silvestri on May 15, 2016 at 9:36am — No Comments
Read the entire article here:
Style Magazine- May 2016:…Continue
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