Sarasota Arts and Entertainment Guide

Your guide to Sarasota arts and entertainment.

12/01/2015 By Sarasota Magazine


Sarasota Culture Collective Kicks Off 2015-2016 Season

The Arts and Cultural Alliance of Sarasota County kicks off its 2015-2016 Culture Collective season on Thursday, Oct. 8.

10/06/2015 By Megan McDonald


Circus Sarasota Shares Lessons From the Human Cannonball

How math and physics make Circus Sarasota possible.

09/01/2015 By Megan McDonald


For Sale: A Unique De Soto Acres Home

This week Bob Plunket takes us inside a unique Sarasota home in De Soto Acres that was rumored to be owned by a famous circus performer.

06/10/2015 By Robert Plunket


Mr. Chatterbox Visits the International Independent Showmen's Museum in Gibsonton

Freaks, girlie shows and other gems of Americana at a new Gibsonton museum.

03/30/2015 By Robert Plunket


iShots: Circus Sarasota's "Wonderstruck"

Robert Castro takes us inside the Big Top and Circus Sarasota's "Wonderstruck."

02/21/2014 By robertc


Behind the Scenes of Sarasota’s Sailor Circus

The greatest little show on Earth.

01/02/2014 By Hannah Wallace Photography by Gene Pollux


Inside Feld Entertainment's Center for Elephant Conservation

At his Center for Elephant Conservation, Sarasota circus magnate Kenneth Feld gives a rare glimpse into his passion for his mighty pachyderms.

12/02/2013 By Tony D'Souza


Nock Family Circus Heads to Radio City Music Hall Portion of "America's Got Talent"

Sarasota's Nock Family Circus heads to Radio City Music Hall to perform on "America's Got Talent" in August.

07/24/2013 By Megan McDonald


From the Editor: Sarasota is a Circus Town Again

From the editor: Thanks to Nik Wallenda and his Grand Canyon walk, Sarasota has regained its reputation as a circus town.

06/03/2013 By Megan McDonald


Vintage Sarasota: Entrance to the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus

Take a look: this is the entrance gate to the Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus ca 1927-1960.

04/24/2013 By Chelsey Lucas