VENICE — After a sold-out season premiere concert weekend, The Venice Symphony will present “A Very Merry Holiday Pops” Dec. 20-21, at the Venice Performing Arts Center at Venice High School, 1 Indian Way, Venice.
Editor’s note: In a future article, the author will introduce in more detail some of the people they met and worked with during their week-long experience in the Dominican Republic.
SARASOTA - Experiencing the beauty of Southwest Florida will now be available to up to 250 underserved youth and their families in Sarasota and Manatee counties through Selby Gardens’ new “My Garden” program.
CAPTIVA — Sanibel Captiva Beach Resorts and ‘Tween Waters Island Resort & Spa announce the first-ever concert on Captiva Island beaches — “Blues on the Beach” featuring next generation blues phenoms David Julia, Trey Wanvig and Sanibel-Captiva Islands local favorite Johnny Jensen.
SARASOTA — The Art & Design Show Sarasota, formerly the Sarasota Craft Show, returns to Sarasota, Dec. 6, 7, 8, at Robarts Arena, 3000 Ringling Blvd.
SOUTH VENICE — The clock is ticking fast to get the largest auditorium renovations completed at the B&B Theatres Stadium 11 in South Venice before the arrival of “Star Wars — Episode IX.”
VENICE — Venice Theatre’s growing Education & Outreach Department offers beginning, intermediate, advanced, and specialty classes for children, teens and adults.
From the back of the stage to the back of the upper balcony in the Mertz Theatre at the FSU Center for the Performing Arts, every cubic inch of space was alive with “The Sound of Music.”
SARASOTA — Asolo Repertory Theatre is the first theater in the Southeastern United States to have “GalaPro accessible captioning and translation technology,” according to a news release.
VENICE — Venice Theatre officials signed papers Friday closing their deal on the purchase of the Arts Education Building — formerly known as the Hamilton Building.