- Thursday July 18, 2013 - Sunday August 4, 2013
- 8:00pm - 2:00pm
- Jane B. Cook Theatre
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- Banyan Theater Company
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In Heroes, we meet three World War I veterans – Henri, Gustave and Phillippe – who pass their monotony-filled days in a military hospital by engaging in verbal battle of long-forgotten military campaigns, grumblings about the staff, and reflections of their lives. Their cantankerous camaraderie becomes strained when Gustave conjures up an escape plan. Looking over the cemetery to the poplars beyond, they dream of freedom. Will today be the day they finally make it to Indochina or only as far as the top of the hill? “achingly funny, piercingly sad … wonderfully entertaining” ~Daily Telegraph 2:00 pm July 20, 21*, 27, 28*; August 3, 4 8:00 pm July 18, 19, 20, 24, 25*, 26, 27, 31; August 1*, 2, 3
PHOTO GALLERY: B.D. Gullett Elementary Walk-a-thon
B.D. Gullett Elementary students ran for more than just spending an hour outside of the classroom March 14. The walkers, joggers and runners raised dollars for their school’s technology and other resource needs. Their two-weeks worth of efforts commenced with the schools Walk-a-thon. Incentives for the students to raise as much money as possible, included an Amazon Kindle Fire, bounce house parties for classes, and the grand prize — watching school faculty members ride around on scooters, with dyed hair.
Commission to discuss St. Armands event moratorium
On Monday, the Sarasota City Commission will discuss the possible extension of a moratorium on special events in St. Armands Circle Park during the height of tourist season.
PHOTO GALLERY: Republican Club of Longboat Key Luncheon
On March 14, the Republican Club of Longboat Key hosted its monthly luncheon at the Harbourside Dining Room. The Honorable Larry Eger, Public Defender for the 12th Judicial Circuit, and Dr. Jim Whitman, Director of Psychiatric Services at the Manatee County Jail, spoke to attendees.
Road closures scheduled for Sarasota Half Marathon
On Sunday morning, runners will take over city streets for the Sarasota Half Marathon, causing temporary lane closures along the race’s route.