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Thursday, March 8, 2018


Planned Parenthood Sarasota Dinner and Silent Auction

6:30 PM Hyatt Regency Sarasota

Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida is hosting its annual dinner and a silent auction at the Hyatt Regency Sarasota. 


38th Annual Sarasota Jazz Festival: "A World of Jazz"

Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM Riverview Performing Arts Center

Jazz clarinetist Ken Peplowski is music director for this nationally acclaimed four-day jazz party.


8:00 PM $31-$86 Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall

American rock band Daughtry, formed and fronted by American Idol finalist Chris Daughtry, makes its Sarasota debut at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall.


Jewish Film Festival

12:00 PM

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee offers 12 movies relevant to the ninth annual festival.


Sarasota Opera Presents Norma

7:30 PM Sarasota Opera House

Vincenzo Bellini's Norma premieres on March 3.


Asolo Rep presents "Shakespeare in Love"

Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM Asolo Rep Theatre

Tom Stoppard and Marc Norman’s brilliant seven-time Academy Award-winning film, including Best Picture, bursts to life on the Asolo Rep stage.

"The Rehearsal"

7:30 PM FSU Center for the Performing Arts

An FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training production of the Jean JAnouilh play.

"Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill"

Editor’s Pick 8:00 PM Westcoast Black Theatre

Melba Moore stars as Billie Holiday in this Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe production

"Northside Hollow"

Editor’s Pick 8:00 PM General Admission: $18; Students: $5 with a valid I.D. Urbanite Theatre

Presented by the Urbanite Theatre.

"Bullets Over Broadway"

Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM Players Centre for Performing Arts

Woody Allen's adaptation concludes March 11.

Visual Art

Alfred Eisenstaedt: Defining Moments

10:00 AM Ringling Museum

The Ringling Museum presents an exhibit of works by the great American photojournalist Alfred Eisenstaedt.

Ordinary and Extraordinary – An Architecture of Heightened Awareness Exhibit

12:00 PM Free. Center for Architecture

Get an unprecedented look at the design process and the power of innovative ideas, especially those that have changed the conversation and execution of design

John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Upcoming Exhibitions

10:00 AM Adult $25, Child 6-17 $5 John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art

Featuring the exhibition Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads