Nov. 17-Dec. 29 (Previews begin Nov. 13)
There’s trouble in River City when Broadway’s Noah Racey stars as fast-talking Professor Harold Hill in Asolo Rep’s 60th anniversary season opener, Meredith Willson’s classic Tony Award-winning musical, The Music Man.
The ballet troupe salutes the centennial of choreographer Jerome Robbins with the company premiere of The Concert, along with works by Sir Frederick Ashton and Christopher Wheeldon in three performances at the Sarasota Opera House—all set to live music courtesy of the Sarasota Orchestra and Royal Ballet Principal guest conductor Barry Wordsworth.
Venice gets the blues at this sixth annual music festival at the beachfront Maxine Barritt Park, with Little Jake & the Soul Searchers and five more acts.
The new-age musical ensemble’s bigger-than-life holiday shows at the Van Wezel are so popular that the performing arts hall added a 2 p.m. matinee.
Thru Jan. 13
The South Florida Museum's newest photography exhibit—dramatic landscapes captured by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera between 2009 and 2015—celebrates the upcoming 50th anniversary of the launch of Apollo 8—the first manned mission to orbit the moon. The exhibit comes to us courtesy of the National Air and Space Museum, Arizona State University and the Smithsonian Institution.
If fast boats are your thing, Miss GEICO powerboat racing team returns to the Englewood Beach Waterfest for its Offshore Powerboat Association world championship races this weekend. Get all the details about the boat parade, block party and more here.