SARASOTA ORCHESTRA ANNOUNCES ANU TALI AS NEW MUSIC DIRECTOR
After completing an 18-month search, the Sarasota Orchestra today announced they have named Anu Tali to the position of music director. Tali has agreed to a three-year contract and will officially begin her position as music director on August 1, 2013. "The Board of the Orchestra recognizes the thorough job done by the Search Committee and approved the recommendation that Anu Tali serve as the fifth Music Director of the Sarasota Orchestra. We believe Anu will take the Sarasota Orchestra to...
AMERICAN MODERNS 1910-1960 - From O'Keeffe to Rockwell
The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art presents American Moderns, 1910–1960: From O'Keeffe to Rockwell, June 14 to Sept 8, 2013 in the galleries of The Ringling Museum of Art’s Ulla R. and Arthur F. Searing Wing. The fifty-seven artworks from the collection of the Brooklyn Museum examine the myriad ways in which American artists engaged with modernity. Ranging widely in subject matter and style, the fifty-three paintings and four sculptures were produced by leading artists of the...
Monty Python's SPAMALOT gallops into FST's 13-14 Winter Mainstage Season
Florida Studio Theatre announces its first show of the 13-14 Mainstage Season, Monty Python’s Spamalot, with book by Eric Idle and score by Eric Idle and John Du Prez. It will open in Florida Studio Theatre’s Gompertz Theatre (1241 N. Palm Avenue) on Friday, November 15, 2013. Monty Python’s Spamalot will kick off FST’s four show Mainstage Season. Subscriptions for all four shows can be purchased for as little as $45, online at FloridaStudioTheatre.org, by phone at (941)...
Theatre of Dreams Closes The Sarasota Ballet's 2013 Season
Highlighting the original works of five company members, Program Seven runs May 3rd- 5th
WBTT ANNOUNCES YOUNG ARTIST PROGRAMS
The Young Artist Program offers Troupe members the opportunity to present a one-night showcase to the public at the WBTT theatre.
Van Wezel and "Addams Family" Musical Partner for Education Initiative
Van Wezel and "Addams Family" teach students about bullying with a community outreach program called "No Snap Judgments"
Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota Awards Over $22,000 in Scholarships
On Saturday, April 6 Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota hosted the 2013 Competition for Voice finals at the First United Methodist Church in Sarasota, FL. The event was part of Artist Series Concerts’ annual scholarship program that presents awards to outstanding students in the state of Florida in categories that alternate between voice, piano, and string instruments. “We are very proud of our Scholarship Program,” says John Fischer, executive director of Artist Series...
Community Partnership, Endowment to Increase Student Access to Experiential Learning
New partnership for EdExplore SRQ will provide funding for the future.
THE RINGLING UNVEILS NEW BRAND IDENTITY
The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, the State Art Museum of Florida, Florida State University, unveiled a secondary name: The Ringling, and corresponding graphic identity
Asolo Repertory Theatre Awarded $50,000 Grant by Gulf Coast Community Foundation
Funds to Be Used to Support Five Season American Character Project and Collaborations with Local Cultural Partners