November 2015 Blog Posts (6)

Lessons in Hostility and Peace Onstage in the Broadway Classic "West Side Story"

Tonight, tonight, won’t be just any night,” that is if you are lucky enough to have tickets to see Asolo Repertory Theatre’s Broadway masterpiece “West Side Story.”


A former Upper West-sider myself, the “meet cute” between the co-stars of this production was very relatable and modern. The emotional connection between dashing Tony (Mark Koeck) and beautiful Maria (Jenna Burns) was riveting. The twosome shared wide-eyed innocence, a belief in the power of love, and not…


Added by Bonnie Greenball Silvestri on November 26, 2015 at 12:42pm — No Comments

A Triumphant Night Celebrating Three Knights of the British Ballet

Sarasota Ballet - how do I love thee? Let me count the ways. Less than a month after the corps skillfully handled the varied work of the company’s choreographers in its “Theatre of Dreams” production, the dancers took on the rarely performed work of three knighted British choreographers. All three of the pieces were exquisite works of art worthy of international acclaim performed at the glorious Sarasota Opera house.


As Sarasota matriarch Betty Schoenbaum proclaimed when I…


Added by Bonnie Greenball Silvestri on November 25, 2015 at 6:40pm — No Comments

Fine Art, Antique & Asian Auction - November 28, 2015

Old Masters paintings, Thornton Utz illustrations, an Austrian valley landscape by Franz Reinhold (1816-1893) and a variety of antiques, artifacts, silver, bronze, sculpture, glass and jewelry are among the eclectic items to be auctioned off Saturday, November 28, 2015, from noon to 4 p.m. EST at Sarasota Estate Auction, 6030 N. Lockwood Ridge Road, Sarasota, Florida…


Added by Sheila Brannan Longo on November 20, 2015 at 5:39pm — No Comments

Sarasota Trading Company Grand Opening - Nov. 27. 2015

Join us for the Grand Opening of Sarasota Trading Company under new management. View fine art and antiques while enjoying beer, wine and hors d'oeuvres. Sarasota Trading Company is located in historic downtown Sarasota at 522 S. Pineapple Avenue. Open to the public. Telephone: (941)…


Added by Sheila Brannan Longo on November 20, 2015 at 5:35pm — No Comments

Sarasota Ballet's 25th Season Opener Was the Stuff Dreams Are Made Of!

The Sarasota Ballet’s season opener “Theatre of Dreams,” was a refreshing and delightful beginning to the 25th anniversary season. This production showcased the immense talent of the company as well as the burgeoning development of a corps of choreographers for a company whose star is on a meteoric rise.


I appreciated the opportunity to see a…


Added by Bonnie Greenball Silvestri on November 5, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments

5th Annual Botanicals Art Exhibition Now Online Ready to View

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery is pleased to announce that its November 2015 art exhibition is now posted on their website and ready to be viewed online.  The “Botanicals” theme of this exhibition was considered to be any art which depicted flowers, herbs, leaves, plants and related floral subjects. The gallery accepted botanical art that was either…


Added by John R Math on November 3, 2015 at 7:19am — No Comments

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