Performing arts: April 24-30

April 24, 2014 

MANATEE

THEATER

Island Players: 10009 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria

"And the Winner Is," May 15-25. Tickets: $20. Box office: 941-778-5755.

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

Stone Hall: "My One and Only," May 1-18; $27-$37. Bradenton Kiwanis Studio Theater: "Greater Tuna," through April 27. Unless otherwise noted, all tickets are $26-$36. Information: 941-748-5875.

SARASOTA

DANCE

Sarasota Ballet: Sarasota Opera House, 61 N. Pineapple Ave.

2014 Sir Frederick Ashton Festival: "Birthday Offering, Illuminations, Facade," 8 p.m. April 30; "Les Rendezvous, Facade," 8 p.m. May 1; "Valses Nobles at Sentimentales, Monotones I and II, Sinfonietta," 8 p.m. May 2; "Les Patineurs," selections of "Divertissements," 8 p.m. May 3. Information: 941-941-359-0099.

THEATER

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

Asolo Repertory Theatre: "4,000 Miles," through April 27. "I Loved, I Lost, I Made Spaghetti," May 18-June 15. FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training: "Antigone," through April 27. Tickets: $28-$29. Box office: 941-351-8000.

Florida Studio Theatre: 1241 N. Palm Ave.

Bowne's Lab Theatre: Improv: "Text M ... for Murder," through April 24. "Dad's Garage," April 24-26; all Improv tickets: $12-$15. John C. Court Cabaret: "Too Darn Hot," through June 7; $18-$36. Gompertz Theatre: "Tom Jones" through June 1; $18-$42. Information: 941-366-9000.

The Players Theatre: 838 N. Tamiami Trail

Backstage at the Players: "Pageant," 8 p.m. May 2; $10. "Urinetown," through April 27. 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. Unless otherwise noted all tickets are $25-$30. Box office: 941-365-2494 or www.theplayers.org.

Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall: 777 N. Tamiami Trail

"Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus, Live!" 8 p.m. April 24; $25-$40. Gloria Musicae "Voices of the Holocaust," 7:30 p.m. April 28; $25-$70. Julianne and Derek Hough "Move Live On Tour," 2 and 7 p.m. June 15; $50-$70. Box office: 941-953-3368.

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe: 1646 10th Way

"Bubbling Brown Sugar," through May 11. Tickets: $29.50. Information: 941-366-1505.

ST. PETERSBURG

THEATER

American Stage: 163 Third St. N.,

The 29th annual American Stage in the Park: "The Wiz," 8 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday through May 4. Gates open at 5 p.m. at Demen's Landing Park. Tickets: $18-$32. Information: 727-823-7529.

Mahaffey Theater: 400 First St. S.

Sid the Science Kid Live! 2 p.m. May 18; $22.50-$42.50. Information: 727-892-5767.

TAMPA

CIRCUS

Tampa Bay Times Forum: 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa

Cirque du Soleil "Michael Jackson the Immortal World Tour," 8 p.m. May 20-21; $50-$125. Information: 813-301-6893.

ON ICE

Tampa Bay Times Forum: 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa

Disney On Ice "Let's Celebrate," 7 p.m. May 15-16, 11 a.m. and 3 and 7 p.m. May 17, and 1 and 5 p.m. May 18; $15-$75. Information: 813-301-6893.

THEATER

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

"Ghost," The Musical, through April 27; $46.50-$81.50. Kid Time Series: "Charlotte's Web," 2 and 4 p.m. April 26; $12.50. "Stomp," April 30-May 3; $43-$63. "All New People," May 7-June 1; $28. "Sleeping Beauty," 7 p.m. May 9, 8 p.m. May 10; $15-$40. "Sleeping Beauty Kids," 4 p.m. May 10; $12.50. Shana Banana's "Banana Beach Party," 11 a.m. May 10; $7.50. "We Will Rock You," May 13-18; $46.50-$81.50. "Return to the Forbidden Planet," June 10-July 6; $29.50. Patel Conservatory: "Oklahoma," May 1-10; $14-$16. "On The Edge," May 3; $15-$23. "Spring Into Dance," 4 p.m. May 4; $15-$23. Information 813-229-7827.

freeFall Theatre: 6099 Central Ave.

"The Mikado," April 26-May 18; $29-$44. Information: 727-498-5205.

Jobsite Theater: Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, Shimberg Playhouse, 1010 N. W.C. MacInnes Place, Tampa

"All New People," May 7-June 1; all tickets are $28. Information: 813-229-7827.

New World Brewery: 1313 E. Eighth Ave., Ybor City

Jobsite Theater's "A Brief History of Beer," 8 p.m. April 27; $7. Information: 813-476-7378

Stage Works: 1120 E. Kennedy Blvd.

"A Few Good Men," May 1-18. "The Sugarbean Sisters," June 12-29. All tickets are $26. Information: 813-727-2708.

Tampa Bay Times Forum: 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa

"Jesus Christ Superstar," June 15; $44.50-$174.50. "Marvel Universe LIVE!" July 10-13; $40-$120. Information: 813-301-6893.

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