The Bard Rules

FSU/Asolo Conservatory Students Stage Tribute to Shakespeare

FSU/Asolo Conservatory students present "Macbeth" as a tribute to the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death.

03/01/2016 By Kay Kipling


"Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" Opens at Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe This Month

Tarra Conner jones stars as Ma Rainey in Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe's production of "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom."

01/01/2016 By Kay Kipling


Sarasota Arts and Entertainment Guide

Your guide to Sarasota arts and entertainment.

12/01/2015 By Sarasota Magazine

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


Remembering Roberta MacDonald

Bob Plunket remembers his dear friend, the indomitable Roberta MacDonald.

07/01/2015 By Robert Plunket


Asolo Rep Announces 2015-16 Season

Sarasota's Asolo Rep announced its 2015-16 season earlier this week.

03/18/2015 By Kay Kipling


SaraSolo2015 Festival Kicks Off This Weekend

The festival celebrates the solo performer in a variety of art forms.

02/17/2015 By Kay Kipling


Sarasota Season Preview 2014-2015

From cutting-edge to classical, an insider's guide to the top tickets and talents of the coming year.

10/27/2014 By Kay Kipling


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


The Asolo Rep 2014-15 Season

Mark your calendars for the upcoming Asolo Rep and FSU/Asolo Conservatory seasons.

03/19/2014 By Kay Kipling


Asolo Repertory Theatre's Show Boat

Arts editor Kay Kipling reviews the Asolo Rep production of this classic musical.

11/18/2013 By Kay Kipling


Go Inside Asolo Repertory Theatre’s Costume Shop

A look inside Sarasota's Asolo Rep costume shop.

11/01/2013 By Pam Daniel


Catching the Rhythm: Choreographer Noah Racey

Choreographer Noah Racey's "Pulse" opens at Asolo Rep this month.

05/01/2013 By Kay Kipling


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


Theater Review: "Anything Goes"

Arts editor Kay Kiplings reviews the Manatee Players' rendition of that classic musical, "Anything Goes."

01/18/2013 By Megan McDonald


Theater Review: Asolo Rep's "Glengarry Glen Ross"

Arts editor Kay Kipling on Asolo Rep's production of David Mamet's "Glengarry Glen Ross."

01/14/2013 By Megan McDonald


What To Do in Sarasota This Weekend, 1/11/2013

Sarasota events: Check out our free Weekend Insider enewsletter for what to do in Sarasota this weekend, 1/11/2013.

01/11/2013 By Megan McDonald


Theater Review: Asolo Rep's "You Can't Take it With You"

Asolo Rep presents the Kaufman and Hart classic "You Can't Take It With You."

01/07/2013 By Megan McDonald