Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe: A Motown Christmas
Dec. 2 - 31
Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with this upbeat, family-friendly Christmas musical review. In keeping with a long tradition of presenting electrifying musicals and world premieres, the Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe promises a memorable Christmas extravaganza. All your holiday favorites from will be performed with that dazzling Westcoast signature style, coupled with a soulful Motown flair. Reserve your seat at westcoastblacktheatre.org.
Champions for Children
Nov. 21, 2015
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Sarasota County has brought its signature event back to the Lee Wetherington Club for a special celebration to honor 45 years of service in this community. You can expect a fabulous signature cocktails, a three-course dinner, and poolside entertainment at this Caribbean inspired event. Visit bgcsarasota.com for more information.
West Side Story
Through Dec. 27
Asolo Repertory Theatre is proud to bring this timeless classic performance to Sarasota this season. Based on one of the greatest love stories of all time – Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet – West Side Story is powerful and poignant, and its electrifying Latin and jazz-infused score completes the masterpiece. The show is scheduled to run Nov. 10 – Dec. 27. Visit asolorep.org to reserve your seats.
Bradenton Blues Festival
Enjoy an evening of art and inspiration as Ringling College of Art and Design opens the campus galleries and the Letterpress & Books Arts Center for the first Artwalk of the season. This event is free to the public and includes live demonstrations, film screenings, light refreshments, and more. Details can be found at ringling.edu.
Unity Awards Luncheon
Sponsored by Biz(941) and La Guia magazines, honoring local champions of diversity, 11:30-1 p.m. at Michael’s On East, 1212 East Ave. S., Sarasota. $50. To register, visit unityawards2015.eventbrite.com.