Performing arts: May 15-21

May 15, 2014 

Michael DeMocko and Kathryn Parks star in "My One and Only." The show runs through Sunday at the Manatee Players Peforming Arts Center in Bradenton. A review that ran in Friday's paper included an incorrect end date for the show. PHOTO PROVIDED


PERFORMING ARTS: What's on stage



Island Players: 10009 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria

"And the Winner Is," 8 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays, 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," through May 18; $27-$37. Information: 941-748-5875.




Sarasota Opera: 61 N. Pineapple Ave., Sarasota

"HD at the Opera" series: Giuseppe Verdi: "Nabucco" from the Royal Opera House, 7 p.m. May 15 and 1:30 p.m. May 18. "Driving Miss Daisy," starring Angela Lansbury and James Earl Jones, 7 p.m. June 5 and 1:30 and 7 p.m. June 8. "La Traviata" from the Arena di Verona, 7 p.m. June 19 and 1:30 p.m. June 22, and "Aida" from the Arena Di Verona, 7 p.m. July 10 and 1:30 p.m. July 13. Giacomo Puccini: "Manon Lescaut" from the Royal Opera House, 7 p.m. July 24 and 1:30 p.m. July 27, "Sleeping Beauty," choreographed by Rudolf Nureyev, from the Paris Opera, 7 p.m. Aug. 28 and 1:30 p.m. Aug. 31. Arrigo Boito: "Mefistofele" from the San Francisco Opera, 7 p.m. Sept. 11, 1:30 p.m. Sept. 14. "The Girl of the Golden West" from the Paris Opera, 7 p.m. Oct. 2 and 1:30 p.m. Oct. 5. All tickets for "HD at the Opera" are $20-$25. Information: 941-366-8450


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

Asolo Repertory Theatre: "I Loved, I Lost, I Made Spaghetti," May 18-June 15. Tickets: $28-$29. Box office: 941-351-8000.

Florida Studio Theatre: 1241 N. Palm Ave.

John C. Court Cabaret: "Too Darn Hot," through June 7; $18-$36. Summer Cabaret Series: "At The Hop," June 10-July 6; "Clearly Visible: Magic Up Close with Carl Seiger," July 8-Aug. 3; "Somewhere Over the Rose, The Songs and stories of Judy Garland and Bette Midler," Aug. 5-31. All Summer Cabaret Series tickets are $32-$36. Gompertz Theatre: "Tom Jones" through June 1; $18-$42. Summer Mainstage Season: "Pump Boys and Dinettes," June 4-29; "Taking Shakespeare," July 23-Aug. 17. Keating Theatre: Summer Mainstage Season: "Becoming Dr. Ruth," June 25-July 24. All Summer Mainstage Season tickets are $34-$44. Information: 941-366-9000.

The Players Theatre: 838 N. Tamiami Trail

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

Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall: 777 N. Tamiami Trail

Julianne and Derek Hough "Move Live On Tour," 2 and 7 p.m. June 15; $50-$70. Box office: 941-953-3368.



American Stage: 163 Third St. N.,

"Steel Magnolias" May 21-June 15; $29-$59. Pay-what-you-can-night is May 21. 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 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.


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.


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

"We Will Rock You," through May 18; $46.50-$81.50. "All New People," through June 1; $28. "Return to the Forbidden Planet," June 10-July 6; $29.50. Information 813-229-7827.

freeFall Theatre: 6099 Central Ave.

"The Mikado," through 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," through June 1; all tickets are $28. Information: 813-229-7827.

Stage Works: 1120 E. Kennedy Blvd.

"A Few Good Men," through May 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," 7:30 p.m. June 15; $44.50-$174.50. "Marvel Universe LIVE!" July 10-13; $40-$120. Information: 813-301-6893.

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