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State cuts arts and culture funding 47 percent in new budget

Cutbacks follow a year of record funding for arts and culture organizations… Read more »

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Theater Review: 'Icons' brings some favorite stars back to Players Theatre

Despite pre-recorded music, some performers raise the energy level of original musical revue…. Read more »

Area theaters stay busy this summer

Nearly two dozen plays, musicals and cabaret shows planned during a once-slow season… Read more »

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Players Theatre brings 'Icons' to life

Local actors recall famed singers and actors from film, stage, TV and music worlds…. Read more »

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Sarasota County arts groups receive record $1.8 million in tourist tax grants

33 groups share in tourist tax money while they await word on state arts and culture grant levels… Read more »

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Behind the Scenes: Players Theatre hopes to avert parking shortage

Theater will lose access to two parking lots once construction begins on a new housing development… Read more »

Theater Review: 'You Should Be So Lucky' offers few laughs at Players Theatre

Charles Busch takes a scattershot approach to storytelling in season-closing comedy… Read more »

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Players get 'Lucky' to end the season

Charles Busch’s comedy is about a young man who hits a lucky streak… Read more »

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Director takes over for ill actress in 'The Lyons' Backstage at the Players

Ann Gundersheimer helps the show go in in Nicky Silver’s dark family comedy…. Read more »

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Theater Review: Players presents a colorful and fun 'Catch Me if You Can'

Musical about a con man and the FBI agent tracking him as a lively spirit … Read more »

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Players Theatre is on the hunt in 'Catch Me If You Can'

A con man works his way into various jobs while trying to elude a determined FBI agent… Read more »

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Behind the Scenes: A display of community in the theater

Other theaters pitch in when a colleague falls ill…. Read more »

Players Theatre replaces season finale

Charles Busch’s “You Should be So Lucky” added to season lineup… Read more »

Theatre Review: Players production needs a few more shades of 'Violet'

Kathryn Parks stars as a woman who discovers herself while seeking help from a healer…. Read more »

Theatre Review: Players production needs a few more shades of 'Violet'

Kathryn Parks stars as a woman who discovers herself while seeking help from a healer…. Read more »