Exploration, Imagination and “James and the Giant Peach”

Come out to see the beloved Roald Dahl classic “James and the Giant Peach” on the Booker High School VPA stage! Travel with James and his giant insect friends as they navigate the [...]

Newtown Alive Tour & Performance

Embracing Our Differences is proud to partner with Newtown Alive and Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe to celebrate the history and cultural heritage of Newtown, one of Sarasota’s oldest [...]

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EVITA Student Matinee performance

EVITA Lyrics by Tim Rice Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber Directed and Choreographed by Josh Rhodes Presented by: Asolo Repertory Theatre A LEGEND IN HER OWN LIFETIME Eva Perón used her charisma and [...]


ASOLO REPERTORY THEATRE presents an FSU/ Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training Production JULIUS CAESAR By William Shakespeare Adapted by Tyler Dobrowsky Directed by James Dean Palmer An enduring [...]

The Orchid Show: Earth, Air, Fire, Water

  Stories of orchid discovery past and present will be featured in Selby Gardens’ Museum of Botany & the Arts. The exhibition will examine the various environments in which orchids grow [...]

Rootabaga Country – Sarasota Youth Opera & Embracing Our Differences

Embracing Our Differences is proud to partner with the Sarasota Youth Opera to bring the world premiere of "Rootabaga Country," by composer/librettist Rachel J. Peters, to students of Sarasota [...]

The Circus of Language: The Circus Poster

Students create a circus poster using expressive nouns and adjectives.

Warhol: Flowers in the Factory

  “Flowers in the Factory” will turn Selby Gardens into a floral playground and feature original artwork by the artist Andy Warhol. Six Warhol silkscreens of flower will be on view in the [...]

Where Land Meets Sea: 7th Grade Mangrove and Estuary Exploration

Created by the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens especially for 7th Grade Life Science students, to extend their field trip on the Carefree Learner.  This field study specifically focusing on [...]

Deck The Halls: ‘Tis The Season

Deck The Halls: ‘Tis The Season A brand new Florida Studio Theatre rendition of everything that makes the holidays in Sarasota special. With all new songs and sketches, audiences should get [...]