Performing Arts: June 16-22



Manatee Performing Arts Center

“Menopause, the Musical,” through June 19; $37. 502 Third Ave. W., Bradenton, 941-748-5875 or manateeplayers.com.



Florida Studio Theatre

Entire FST Campus: Eighth annual Sarasota Improv Festival, July 14-16; $20 and up. Summer Cabaret Season: “Come Fly With Me! The Sammy Cahn Songbook,” through July 17. “The CardShark,” July 19-Aug. 21. “The GiGi’s,” Aug. 23-Sept. 25. All Summer Cabaret performances are $32-$36. Summer Mainstage Season: “The Fabulous Lipitones,” through June 19 in the Gompertz Theatre; “The Roommate,” July 6-Aug. 7 in the Keating Theatre; “The God of Isaac,” Aug. 3-21 in the Gompertz Theatre. All Summer Mainstrage Season tickets are $36-$39. “Kids Comedy Lab,” a show for kids of all ages, 2 p.m., doors open at 1 p.m. Saturdays; $6, free to children ages 5 and younger. 1241 N. Palm Ave. 941-366-9000 or floridastudiotheatre.org.

FSU Center for Performing Arts

Asolo Repertory Theatre: “Hetty Feather,” through June 26; $18 and up. 5555 N. Tamiami Trail, 941-351-8000 or asolorep.org.

The Players Centre for Performing Arts

2016 Summer Sizzler Series: “Cosi,” through June 26, “Cyrano de Burgershack,” July 13-24, “Bell, Cook & Candle,” Aug. 10-21 ; $18 each or $45 for three. “Friday Night Live,” 8 p.m. Fridays; $18. Unless otherwise noted all tickets are $25-$30. 838 N. Tamiami Trail, 941-365-2494 or theplayers.org.

Urbanite Theatre

“Dry Land,” June 24-July 24. $20 and up. 1487 Second St., Sarasota, $24. 941-321-1397 or urbanitetheatre.com.

The Starlite Room

“Skirting the Law,” a collection of four short comedies, 7:30 p.m. June 16-18, 6:30 p.m. June 19; $17.50.1001 Cocoanut Ave., Sarasota. 941-587-8290.

Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall

Maks & Val, Live on Tour: Our Way, 8 p.m. June 16, $40 and up. 777 N. Tamiami Trail, 941-953-3368 or vanwezel.org.

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe

“Project1VOICE/1PLAY/1DAY,” staged readings of “The Colored Museum,” 8 p.m. June 20; $15. 1646 10th Way, 941-366-1505 or wbttroupe.org.


“Summer Circus Spectacular”

The Circus Arts Conservatory’s 10th annual “Summer Circus Spectacular,” 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Saturdays, through July 30. Historic Asolo Theatre, 5401 Bay Shore Road, $12-$15. 941-360-7399 or ringling.org.

St. Petersburg


American Stage

“A Tale of Two Cities.” through June 26, $39-$49. 163 Third St. N., 727-823-7529.



David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts

“Cabaret,” through June 26; $25 and up. Donald Margulies’ “Time Stands Still,” July 6-31; $14 and up. “The Wizard of Oz,” July 12-17; $38.50 and up. “One Man Dark Knight: A Batman Parody,” 7:30 p.m. July 21-23; $25-$35. “Bring It! Live” 7:30 p.m. July 28; $29.75 and up. “Sleeves Up, Pants Down: The Naked Magic Show,” 7 p.m. July 30-31; $35 and up. 1010 N. MacInnes Place, 813-229-7827 or strazcenter.org.

Tampa Theatre

“Welcome to Night Vale,” 8 p.m. July 7; $27.50 and up. 711 N. Franklin St., 813-274-8981 or tampatheatre.org.