Players Theatre of Sarasota 2013-2014 Season

Cast of "9 to 5".
Cast of “9 to 5”.

A great option to night time entertainment while visiting Anna Maria Island is the Players Theatre.  The Manatee Performing Arts Center is another great choice for Anna Maria Visitors.

A pleasant 40 minute drive down Longboat Key from Anna Maria Island will bring you to the heart of Sarasota, where the Players Theatre resides at 838 North Tamiami Trail. They are celebrating their 83rd season with a truly phenomenal array of productions. Need more musicals? Visit the Manatee Performing Arts Center, or if you want a night of theatre that’s closer to home, check out the Island Players.

Players Theatre of Sarasota 2013-2014 Performances

Steel Magnolias: September 18-29

Crazy For You: October 23- November 3

Cast of "Sideshow".
Cast of “Sideshow”.

White Christmas: December 4-15

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel: January 8-19

Sordid Lives: February 12-23

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels: March 19-30

Urinetown: April 16-27

 

Players Theatre of Sarasota

838 North Tamiami Trail, Sarasota Florida

Box Office: (941) 365-2494

Tickets are $25.

 

Manatee Performing Arts Center 2013-2014 Season

541377_189862984471444_1339358763_n The national award winning theatre group the Manatee Players has moved into a gorgeous new facility now called the Manatee Performing Arts Center, located at 502 3rd Avenue West, just 20 minutes away from Anna Maria Island’s public beach.  They are kicking off their first season in the new main stage with a bang! Visit their website for a full listing of second stage performances. Sarasota Players also has a variety of musicals this season, but if you are looking for something closer to home, be sure to check out the Island Players.

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Island Players of Anna Maria Island

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For 65 seasons, the Island Players has brought Shakespeare, modern comedy, and chilling thrillers to the beautiful beaches of  north Anna Maria Island. Conveniently located at 10009 Gulf Drive (on the corner of Pine Avenue), the Island Players fulfills all of your histrionic needs! If you’re looking for musicals, be sure to check out the Sarasota Players or the brand new Manatee Performing Arts Center.

Cast of "Til Beth Do Us Part".
Cast of “Til Beth Do Us Part”.

Island Players 2013-2014 Performance

An Act of the Imagination: October 10-20

Over the River and Through the Woods: December 5-15

Delval Divas: January 23-February 9

Mama Won’t Fly: March 20-April 6

And the Winner Is: May 15-25

 

Island Players

10009 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria Florida

Box Office: (941) 778-5755

Performances run Tuesday through Saturday at 8 pm; Sunday at 2 pm. Tickets are $20.