- Saturday February 16, 2013
- 7:30pm - 9:30pm
- 838 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota
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- The Players Theatre
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The Players Theatre is proud to have the area’s premiere of the musical, “9 to 5." Based on the 21st Century Fox hit movie about friendship, colleagues and revenge. The story revolves around three working ladies: Violet Newstead (played by Nancy Denton), Doralee Rhodes (played by Alana Opie) and Judy Bernly (played by Eve Caballero) who are tired of working for their lecherous boss Franklin Hart Jr. (played by George Naylor). The fireworks start when the girls team up and devise a plan to take over the company. This sassy musical features music and lyrics by Dolly Parton and book by Patricia Resnick. “9 to 5” will preview at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13. There will be evening shows at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14, 16, 19, 20, 21 and 23. There will be matinee shows at 2 p.m. Feb. 17, 23 and 24. Box office hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and one hour prior to curtain time. The Players Box Office is located on Tamiami Trail between 10th Street and Boulevard of the Arts.
PHOTO GALLERY: Polo Under the Palms
With sunglasses and drinks in hand, attendees of the fourth Polo Under the Palms event March 8 at the Sarasota Polo Club grounds, enjoyed the sunshine and a polo match. Proceeds from food and drink sales benefited research, education and patient care programs at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, and the Center for Building Hope.
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.