Sarasota Ballet Director Iain Webb and a roomful of friends of the Sarasota Ballet watched the students in the Summer Intensive program rehearse in the studio July 23. Webb led the young dancers from around the nation through routines, corrected them and made them smile for the audience. The young students impressed the Friends of Sarasota Ballet, who couldn't stop talking about the young talent at lunch on the mezzanine following the rehearsal.
Producing artistic director for The Manatee Players, Rick Kerby, is in his ninth season playing just about every role at the company. With a new theater opening in March, the sky's the limit for Kerby and his players.
Lauren Ann and Bernard Walsh may have a beachside condo on Longboat Key, but there's not an ounce of ocean flair to their Promenade abode.
In 2000, Jim and Barbara Pappas built their home on Longboat Key. Five years later, Gardening South Inc. turned the property's landscape into a tamed jungle.
An earnest, or Ernest, photographer; Death of a local art supporter; Harping on a particular subject; Players seeking players
As Florida Studio Theatre's general manger for two years, James Lemons is a jack-of-all-trades. As the company moves along on its new Gompertz Theatre project, Lemons' job has become even more hands-on.
Meet newlyweds Anne Weintraub and Sal Diaz-Verson Jr.