Visit the theater…

A Motown Christmas: Get in the holiday spirit with this festive show from The Westcoast Black Theatre featuring hits from Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, and The Supremes. Playing through December 20th at the Sarasota Opera House.

Deck The Halls: A Holly Jolly Holiday:  Bring the entire family to this fun show about the holidays! Kid-friendly. Playing through December 28th at the Florida Studio Theatre Children’s Theatre.

Bright Star: Enjoy a lighthearted musical about a successful literary editor by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell. Playing through January 12th at the Florida Studio Theatre.

A Classic Crosley Christmas: Experience a blast from the past with an evening full of theater, storytelling, and music. Playing through December 22nd at Powel Crosley Estate.

Outlaws and Angels: Enjoy hits from Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, Tammy Wynette, and Dolly Parton. Playing through March 29th at the Florida Studio Theatre.

The Sound of Music: If you’ve never heard about the infamous von Trapp family, this is a must! Beautifully sung and designed production of a classic tale. Playing through December 28th at the Asolo Repertory Theatre.

Admire dance…

John Ringling’s Circus Nutcracker: The Sarasota ballet brings back Tchaikovsky’s “Nutcracker”, accompanied by the Sarasota Orchestra. Playing December 20th and 21st at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall.

Enjoy the music…

Harmony For the Holidays: Listen to holiday harmonies inspired by vintage jazz trios! Playing December 21st and 22nd at the Historic Asolo Theater.

Sound of the Season: Enjoy this holiday concert of choral music and brass and organ sounds. Playing December 22nd at Church of the Redeemer.

Happy holidays, everyone!