Avenue of Art

Downtown Sarasota Burns Square 500 S. Orange Avenue (corner Laurel Street & S. Orange Avenue), Sarasota

The Avenue of Art is a free self-guided walking tour open 24/7 of curated hand-painted sidewalks in downtown Sarasota. The artwork celebrates Sarasota County Centennial. Each painting has a QR Read More >

Recurring

Mr. Yunioshi

Urbanite Theatre 1487 2nd Street, Sarasota

What compels an actor to play a character that they probably shouldn't? In this sidesplitting roast, J. Elijah Cho cleverly answers that question by exploring Mickey Rooney's infamous yellowface performance Read More >

$39

Two Streams of Poetry in the Vietnamese Tradition

Elling Eide Center 8000 South Tamiami Trail Sarasota,FL 34231 8000 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL

"Two Streams of Poetry in the Vietnamese Tradition" with acclaimed Author and Professor Emeritus, John Balaban. Thursday, September 8 at 11:00am ET (attend in person or online) $30 to attend Read More >

$30

Screening of ‘REFUGE’ Documentary

Fogartyville Community Media and Art Center 525 Kumquat Ct, Sarasota

“REFUGE” tells a story about fear and love in the American South. A leader in a white nationalist hate group finds healing from the people he once hated – a Muslim Read More >

Free

When Your Daughter Is Your Teacher: The Family of Tanyangzi

Elling Eide Center 8000 South Tamiami Trail Sarasota,FL 34231 8000 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL

"When Your Daughter Is Your Teacher: The Family of Tanyangzi" With Dr. Ann Waltner, University of Minnesota Thursday, October 6 at 11:00 a.m. (attend in person or online via ZOOM) Read More >

$20
Recurring

The ’70s: More Than A Decade

Florida Studio Theatre - John C. Court Cabaret 1265 1st Street, Sarasota, FL

Get ready to get your groove on—we’re celebrating all things ‘70s, baby! With music made famous by The Who, Harry Chapin, The Bee Gees, Marvin Gaye, and more, this dynamic new Read More >

$34 – $39

Art and Backstage Tour at the Van Wezel

Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall 777 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota

Art and Backstage Tour at the Van Wezel October 10, 2022, 1:30 p.m. Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, 777 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236 The tour features paintings and Read More >

$15

Dreaming in Premodern China

Elling Eide Center 8000 South Tamiami Trail Sarasota,FL 34231 8000 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL

"Dreaming in Premodern China" This lecture will provide an accessible overview of how Chinese people in ancient and medieval times thought about and responded to dreams. with Prof Rob Campany Read More >

$30

The Meaning of wen 文 in the “Analects of Confucius”

Elling Eide Center 8000 South Tamiami Trail Sarasota,FL 34231 8000 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL

The Meaning of Wen 文 in the Analects of Confucius” With Dr. Hans van Ess, Chair in Sinology (LMU Munich) Thursday, October 27 at 11:00am ET (attend in person or Read More >

$30