Actress, singer, storyteller and playwright Ann Morrison will open the Hermitage Artists of Our Time series at the Historic Asolo Theater at 7 p.m. Oct. 24 with stories from her theatrical career and her present endeavors as a solo artist.
Morrison has starred on Broadway and on London stages as well as in numerous musicals and plays at regional theaters around the country. She won a John Ringling Towers Grant in 2011 and has used the grant to develop a solo show, "Word Paintings: Soliloquies Around an Easel," that she is now presenting in Sarasota and New York.
Tickets are $5, free for Ringling Museum members and same-day museum ticket holders. The Historic Asolo is in the visitors pavilion at The Ringling, 5401 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota. For reservations, call 360-7399.