Mr. Chatterbox

The New York Post's Michael Riedel is Coming to Town

New York Post theater critic Michael Riedel has penned a book about Broadway and its ups and downs.

10/30/2015 By Robert Plunket


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


Asolo Rep Premieres "Luck Be a Lady: The Iconic Music of Frank Loesser"

A world premiere at Asolo Rep showcases the enduring appeal of Broadway songwriter Frank Loesser.

05/01/2015 By Michael Riedel


A Preview of Ringling International Arts Festival 2014

Actor Christopher Lee Gibson explains how a radio drama/graphic novel mashup will entertain at RIAF.

09/30/2014 By Kay Kipling


New York Post Theater Critic Michael Riedel Remembers Joan Rivers

New York post theater critic--and Sarasota Magazine contributing editor--Michael Riedel remembers Joan Rivers.

09/09/2014 By Sarasota Magazine


Top Tickets: Sarasota Events, May 2014

Our top picks for Sarasota events this month, including PoetryLife Weekend and the Sarasota Ballet's Sir Frederick Ashton Festival.

05/01/2014 By Kay Kipling


Matt Dillon to Work With Sarasota's Ringling College Students on New Documentary

Dillon spoke to a packed crowd on the Ringling College of Art and Design campus on Wednesday, April 16.

04/17/2014 By Megan McDonald


Sarasota Events: Top Tickets, July 2013

Sarasota events: Top tickets, July 2013.

07/01/2013 By Megan McDonald


Theater Review: Asolo Rep's Venus in Fur

Arts editor Kay Kipling reviews Asolo Rep's Venus in Fur.

04/08/2013 By Kay Kipling


Top Tickets: April 2013

Arts editor Kay Kipling picks her April 2013 Sarasota events highlights.

04/01/2013 By Megan McDonald


Insider: Sports and Media Picks

In Sarasota sports news, the USA Hockey Nationals come to town; plus this month's media picks.

04/01/2013 By Megan McDonald


Theater Review: "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum"

Arts editor Kay Kipling on Manatee Players' "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum."

02/25/2013 By Megan McDonald


What To Do in Sarasota This Weekend, 2/22/2013

Sarasota events: What to do in Sarasota this weekend, 2/22/2013.

02/22/2013 By Megan McDonald


Theater Review: "The Heidi Chronicles"

Kay Kipling reviews Asolo Rep's production of Wendy Wasserstein's Tony- and Pulitzer-winning "The Heidi Chronicles."

01/21/2013 By Megan McDonald