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  • Breaking Out In Ives Cast List is available!


    Our Backstage Season opens October 16th with this hilarious collection of six one-act short plays by David Ives. Thank you to everyone who auditioned! Directed By: Linda MacCluggage Assistants: Chuck Conlon Ann Gundersheimer Ensemble: Ross Boehringer Dianne Brin John Forsyth Adam Garrison Donna Gerdes Ronda Hewitt May Jo Johnson Gary Lee Richard LeVene Neil Levine […]

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  • Kim Cool Reviews ‘Lend Me a Tenor’


    “The one-hour first act flies by with one hilarious comedy bit after another by this top-notch cast of comedians, directed by Kyle Turoff, yet another area master of stage comedy. Double takes both physical and facial, incredible body language and more serve to wring every nuance of humor from an already funny premise” Kim Cool […]

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  • Cast Announced for The Addams Family and A Christmas Story!


    Our directors have deliberated and we are happy to announce our fantastic casts for The Addams Family and A Christmas Story. Click the images below to view the cast lists: The Addams Family and   A Christmas Story Congratulations to everyone who participated in the auditions. We appreciate your talent and invite you to audition […]

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  • The Follies Play Reading Festival 2014 Results!


    We had a lot of great plays submitted. Thank you to all who participated! Below are the winners of our 2014 Follies Play Reading Festival. These winners will be read at The 2014 Follies Play Reading event on November 22 & 23, 2014 in The Players Backstage Theatre. Play Selections: Serenity Island by Kay Poiro […]

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  • 2014 New Play Festival Winner Announced!


    We had a lot of great submissions to our 2014 New Play Festival! Congratulations to all participants! THE PLAYERS THEATRE ANNOUNCES 2014 NEW PLAY FESTIVAL WINNER Sarasota–The Players Theatre is pleased to announce the winner of their 13th annual playwright festival, Bernie Yanelli. His short play Not Our Time emerged triumphant following the week-long Players […]

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  • Brighton Celebrates Kids and Supports The Players Theatre


    Brighton’s Americana Jewelry Campaign is Designed to Empower Kids in Our Community For the third year in a row, the iconic accessory company – which over the past decade has supported charities with more than $9 million in donations – is turning its focus to making a difference in the lives of children throughout the […]

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  • Viking River Cruises Presentation


    The Players Theatre is hosting Viking River Cruises in our main lobby on August 4, 2014 from 5:30 – 7:00pm. (Complimentary wine and cheese will be served.) Reservations are required to attend the presentation. Seating is Limited. If you would like to attend, please RSVP through the button below.   EXPLORING THE WORLD IN COMFORT® Whether […]

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  • City of Sarasota’s City Kid — Hannah Beatt


    Check out this fantastic video of the most recent City of Sarasota’s City Kid, Hannah Beatt! Hannah got her start right here at The Players Theatre, where she was bitten with the “Theatre bug” during her performance in The Sound of Music! She’s flourished since then, and we’re proud of how far she’s taking her talent. “City […]

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  • Our ‘Amazing Woman’, Michelle Pingel!


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    Chosen by ABC 7 as this week’s Amazing Woman of the Suncoast, Michelle Pingel was recently interviewed by ABC 7’s Linda Carson. Article Below: Read the original article on My Suncoast here! Amazing Women of the Suncoast – Michelle Pingel Linda Carson ABC 7 SARASOTA, FLA. — Our Amazing Woman of the Suncoast this week […]

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  • Michael’s On East Extends Happy Hour to Benefit The Players Theatre!


    Through June, Michael’s On East will donate a percentage of beverage sales in the Restaurant’s Lounge from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Monday nights to The Players Theatre! Michael’s popular “Happy Hour” specials will be extended all night during this special promotion, allowing you to enjoy a glass of Michael’s Private Label Wine and […]

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