• Continuing Studies at Ringling College Offers Spring Art Week March 7-15

    Continuing Studies at Ringling College Offers Spring Art Week March 7-15 This concentrated week of workshops welcomes students of all skill levels and features introductory workshops and master classes with visiting and local artists.  (Sarasota-Manatee) —Students of all skill levels can explore their creative interests and sharpen their artistic skills in non-credit art master classes […]

  • Women’s Resource Center Hosts Free Financial Sector  “Career Connections” Event on March 25

    Women’s Resource Center Hosts Free Financial Sector  “Career Connections” Event on March 25 Company representatives from Bank of America and Merrill Lynch will provide information about career pathways and the employee development programs offered at their organizations in Sarasota, Manatee and Charlotte counties.   (Sarasota-Manatee) As part of its monthly Career Connections program to link […]

  • Sarasota Concert Association presents Orpheus Chamber Orchestra  With Vadim Gluzman, violin

    Sarasota Concert Association presents Orpheus Chamber Orchestra  With Vadim Gluzman, violin January 29, 7:30 p.m., at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall In a Great Performance Series Concert Champions of collaboration, the Grammy-award winning Orpheus Chamber Orchestra was founded in 1972 to create a conductorless orchestra with the intimacy of a chamber ensemble.   (Sarasota, […]

  • Sarasota Concert Association presents The Knights With Gil Shaham, violin

    Sarasota Concert Association presents The Knights With Gil Shaham, violin February 25, 7:30 p.m., at Riverview Performing Arts Center In a Great Performers Series Concert The Knights are a collective of adventurous musicians dedicated to transforming the orchestral experience and eliminating barriers between audiences and music. Grammy Award-winning Gil Shaham is one of the foremost […]

  • Sarasota Concert Association presents Pacifica Quartet  With Orion Weiss, piano

    Sarasota Concert Association presents Pacifica Quartet  With Orion Weiss, piano March 12, 7:30 p.m., at Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall In a Great Performers Series Concert Recognized for its virtuosity, exuberant performance style, and often-daring repertory choices, over the past 25 years the Pacifica Quartet has achieved international recognition as one of the finest chamber […]

  • A Feast for the Senses! Choral Artists of Sarasota Presents “Carmina Burana in Motion”

    A Feast for the Senses! Choral Artists of Sarasota Presents “Carmina Burana in Motion” Saturday, February 22, at Venice Performing Arts Center Sunday, February 23, at Venice Performing Arts Center A free “Concert Insights” event is February 11 at the Center for Arts & Humanity with Joseph Holt and Leymis Bolaños Wilmott This lush reimaging […]

  • Choral Artists of Sarasota’s  “Listen to the Earth Project” Is April 17-19

    Choral Artists of Sarasota’s  “Listen to the Earth Project” Is April 17-19 Featured speakers include former  NEA director Jane Alexander and scientist Dr. Terry Root. This ecological initiative commemorates Earth Day’s 50th anniversary with a world-premiere concert, film screenings, panel discussions, and a community-wide partnership to promote regional environmental engagement.   (Sarasota, FL) Choral Artists […]

  • Embracing Our Differences Welcomes Ben Jewell-Plocher as its Education Director

    Embracing Our Differences Welcomes Ben Jewell-Plocher as its Education Director Jewell-Plocher will be responsible for creating, developing, evaluating and implementing all education programs offered by Embracing Our Differences.   (Sarasota, Florida) Sarah Wertheimer, executive director of Embracing Our Differences, announced recently that the organization has welcomed Ben Jewell-Plocher as its new education director. In this […]