- Sunday February 10, 2013
- Longboat Key Education Center, 5370 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key
- Susan Goldfarb
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- $20 for members, $25 for nonmembers
This performance by Surapsari examines the differences and similarities among Balinese, Javanese and Indian dances in historical context and multicultural perspective, to reveal the esoteric principle that lies in each dance form. Each dance presentation is followed by a talk to assist the audience members to deepen their understanding of the spiritual meaning of the dance. To learn about Surapsari and her performances, visit sacreddancesfromasia.com. Pre-registration is required to attend the performance.
PHOTO GALLERY: Just Play Sports Fest
Attendees of the Just Play Sports Fest March 8, munched on snow cones, enjoyed a backyard tailgate party with live music from Gamble Creek, and spent the afternoon at Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch playing cornhole, and other games. The day began with a 5K run in the morning, and continued with a lacrosse tournament, which lasted throughout the day, in addition to the outdoor festival. Event coordinator Todd Herrick planned to charge event participates $10 for adults and $5 for children, but decided to waive the fees and promote the sale of raffle tickets for prizes. Proceeds from the sports-centered event benefited The V Foundation for Cancer Research.
PHOTO GALLERY: International Women's Day
Ladies in Sarasota and Manatee counties celebrated International Women's Day March 8, during a special luncheon at the Polo Grill and Bar in Lakewood Ranch.
PHOTO GALLERY: 'Little Mermaid' splashes at Haile
Students at Haile Middle School brought Disney's "The Little Mermaid" to life during performance March 7 and March 8. The final performance is today at 3 p.m.
PHOTO GALLERY: Made in Sarasota
"Made in Sarasota" is a simple and appropriate title for Allyn Gallup Contemporary Art's most recent exhibit. Friday March 7, the gallery opened the exhibit featuring already established big names of Sarasota along with some of the up-and-coming talent.