| Log in
   

Online Staff

Arts 

Now playing Aug. 2-8: Book and author events

SARASOTA FICTION WRITERS will meet for a writing workshop at 6 p.m. Aug. 4 at Selby Library, 1331 First St., Sarasota. LITERALLY SARASOTA will meet… Read more »

Map: Black theaters and black theater troupes in the US

Learn more about the nation’s companies…. Read more »

Section 

Now Playing July 29-Aug. 6: Theaters

PROFESSIONAL THEATER SARASOTA “THE AMISH PROJECT”: Katherine Michelle Tanner delivers a compelling and inspiring performance in this moving one-woman show, playing all the roles in… Read more »

Now Playing July 30-Aug. 6: Dance

SARASOTA “BUBBLE DANCE”: The “Bubble Dance” technique is  inspired by notions of personal space or the “space bubble.” The show takes place in a racquetball… Read more »

Featured | This Weekend 

Video: Ticket TV

Brian Ries and Wade Tatangelo have the details on everything that’s going on this weekend…. Read more »

Friday | Music | Saturday | Soundboard | Sunday | This Weekend 

Live Music, July 30-August 5

And don’t forget to check out our featured shows in Soundboard. PLAYING THIS WEEK THURSDAY 7.30 John Russo the Singing Bartender: 4 p.m. (Il Panificio… Read more »

Family-Friendly | Friday | Saturday | This Weekend 

Family Fun events, July 30-Aug. 5

Thursday-Saturday SUMMER CIRCUS SPECTACULAR: It’s the final few days of the Historic Asolo Theater and The Circus Arts Conservatory Summer Circus Spectacular, an hour-long show… Read more »

Family-Friendly | Saturday | Sunday | This Weekend 

Buccaneers Training Camp

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers hot the turf for the first time this season on Saturday, and you can watch. Similar to last year, children 12… Read more »

Comedy | Friday | Saturday | This Weekend 

Josh Blue

From Comedy Central’s “Mind of Mencia” to NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” Josh Blue has won over fans across the world thanks to his ability to… Read more »

Comedy | Friday | Saturday | Sunday | This Weekend 

Bobby Slayton

  You may recognize comedian Bobby Slayton from his roles in “Get Shorty”, “Ed Wood”, “Bandits” and, most recently, “Dreamgirls”. He’s been seen on dozens… Read more »

Music | This Weekend 

Erica Reynolds

After a successful night last weekend, Sarasota native Erica Reynolds is returning to The Starlite Room this Friday night for another opera-filled evening. She will… Read more »

Music | Soundboard | This Weekend 

Live Music, July 23-29

Also check out our picks for best shows of the week on our Soundboard page. PLAYING THIS WEEK THURSDAY 7.23 John Russo the Singing Bartender:… Read more »

This Weekend 

Sarasota High School All-Class Reunion Party

Some Sarasota High School alums are throwing a party for everyone who graduated from SHS, to coincide with the 20th reunion of the class of… Read more »

Now Playing July 23-30: Classical

SARASOTA MARIA WIRRIES: A one night only cabaret show featuring Pennsylvania State University Musical Theatre student Maria Wirries performing alongside artist/composer Ben Hammond. July 25…. Read more »

Now Playing July 23-30: Theaters

PROFESSIONAL THEATER SARASOTA “THE AMISH PROJECT”: Katherine Michelle Tanner delivers a compelling and inspiring performance in this moving one-woman show, playing all the roles in… Read more »