June 1, 2022

WEDU PBS's Docuseries 'Greater Sarasota' Premieres June 2

By Story, Homepage - Story of Impact,

This special Greater Sarasota compilation features the stories of five local artists and organizations revolutionizing Sarasota's celebrated art scene. These local groups and individuals are c…

March 1, 2022

Matching Passions with Possibilities

By Blog, Roxie Jerde, Homepage Spotlight Item,

Next week, there is an exciting matchmaking of arts professionals and cultural organizations taking place that while small, is a huge opportunity for our community. Some 35 college students pu…

February 16, 2022

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Awards Grant to Ringling College

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Ringling College of Art and Design today announced the receipt of a grant totaling $35,000 from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County sponsoring 2021/2022 season programming for the Coll…

February 11, 2022

Asolo Rep's Ground Floor Presents A Staged Reading Of THE PARADOX OF EDUCATION

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Asolo Repertory Theatre's new work development program, Ground Floor, will present a staged reading of Ty Greenwood's play The Paradox of Education on Monday, Feb. 28, at 7 p.m., in the Cook T…

January 18, 2022

Asolo Rep Awarded Strategic Partnership Grant

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Asolo Repertory Theatre has received an $81,800 Strategic Partnership Grant from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, which comes from the Allen Wirtz Nobbe and Jo Bowen Nobbe Fund, th…

December 20, 2021

Florida Studio Theatre Awarded $200,000 from Jack and Priscilla Schlegel to Unite Community, Education, and Engaged Citizenship through Entertainment

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SARASOTA, FL – Florida Studio Theatre (FST) has received a generous, year-end gift totaling more than $200,000 from local philanthropists Jack and Priscilla Schlegel to celebrate how loc…

November 23, 2021

The Ringling Receives Strategic Partnership Grant from Community Foundation of Sarasota County

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The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art is pleased to announce that they have received a Strategic Partnership Grant from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. The generous gift of $4…

November 19, 2021

Hermitage Artist Retreat receives $50,000 Strategic Partnership Grant

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The Community Foundation of Sarasota County has awarded the Hermitage Artist Retreat a $50,000 Strategic Partnership Grant to support its nationally renowned artist residency program. For t…

November 5, 2021

Asolo Rep Announces New Muriel O'Neil American Heritage Series

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Asolo Repertory Theatre announces a new series to commission three plays by BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) playwrights and directors over the next three years. The Muriel O&rsq…