Performing arts: May 23-29

May 23, 2013 

PERFORMING ARTS: What's on stage



Island Players: 10009 Gulf Dr., Anna Maria

Information: 941-778-5755.

Manatee Players Performing Arts Center: 502 Third Ave. W., Bradenton

Information: 941-748-5875.



Fuzion Dance Company: Art Center Sarasota, 707 N. Tamiami Trail

Dance Now free art exhibit inspirational series: "Sculptures of Woodrow Nash/Installations by Jackie Peters Cully," 6 p.m. May 30. Information: 941-365-2032.

Glenridge Performing Arts Center: 7333 Scotland Way, Sarasota

Fuzion Dance Artists and Jazz Juvenocracy "Rhapsody, Rhythm, and Romance -- The Unforgettable Standards," 8 p.m. May 24-25; $15-$20. Information: 941- 552-5325.


Asolo Repertory Theatre/Asolo Conservatory: FSU Center for the Performing Arts, 5555 N. Tamiami Trail

Asolo Repertory Theatre: Noah Racey's "Pulse," a new dance musical, May 23-June 16; $23-$65. "My Brilliant Divorce," June 26-July 14; $23-$65. Box office: 941-351-8000.

Florida Studio Theatre: 1241 N. Palm Ave.

Goldstein Cabaret: "By Gershwin: A Tribute to George and Ira Gershwin," through June 2; $27-$32. Gompertz Theatre: K-6 Young Playwrights Festival: "Under Six," through May 24; $6. Summer season series: "The World Goes 'Round," May 31-June 31; $18-$36. "South Beach Babylon," July 26-Sept. 1; $18-$42. Keating Theatre: Summer season series: "The Underpants," June 28-July 28; $18-$42. Kids Komedy Club, 11 a.m. Saturdays; $6. Information: 941-366-9000.

The Players Theatre: 838 N. Tamiami Trail

The Players Performing Arts Studio: "Studio Year End Showcase," 7 p.m. May 31; $8. Summer Camp Showcases, 7 p.m. July 3 and Aug. 1; $8. Summer Sizzler Series: "Hot L Baltimore," 7:30 p.m. June 13-15, 27 and 29, and 2 p.m. June 16 and 30; $18. "More Than A Feeling," 7:30 p.m. June 20-22, July 18 and 20, and 2 p.m. June 23 and July 21; $18. "Boys Next Door," 7:30 p.m. July 11-13, 25 and 27, 2 p.m. July 14 and 28; $18. Drag Queen Bingo, 8 p.m. Fridays; $5. Kids Comedy Club performances are 11 a.m. on select Saturday mornings; $6, includes lunch and a drink. Box office: 941-365-2494 or

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe: 1646 10th Way

All ticket prices are $29.50 and up. Young Artist Program: Michael Mendes, 8 p.m. May 13; $25. Young Artist Program Reservations: 941-957-1088. For all other information: 941-366-1505.



David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts: 1010 N. MacInnes Place

Daniel Tosh, 7 and 9:30 p.m. June 27; $59.50 and up. Jobsite Theater: "Behind the Gates," through May 26; $28. "The Lonesome West," July 10-Aug. 4; $28. Information 813-229-7827.


Tampa Bay Times Forum: 401 Channelside Dr., Tampa

Information: 813-301-6893.

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