Suncoast Culture Club

Suncoast Culture Club

Your ticket to the arts scene on Florida's Suncoast

Recent Episodes

Robyn Bell Interviews

Dan Jordan and Rachel Halvorson, Members of the Sarasota Orchestra's String Quartet, Join the Club

Dec. 16, 2021

Dan Jordan has been the concertmaster for the Sarasota Orchestra for 23 years while Rachel Halvorson has been the principal violist for only two years, one and a half of which was through the pandemic! But together, along wi…

Robyn Bell Interviews

Rick Holdsworth, Conductor of Ring Sarasota, Joins the Club

Dec. 6, 2021

Sarasota's premier handbell choir, Ring Sarasota, joins the Pops Orchestra of Bradenton and Sarasota for its annual holiday concert, this year called "Ring in the Holidays!" On this week's episode of the Suncoast Culture Clu…

Robyn Bell Interviews

Brian Finnerty and Jamie Molina of Dingbat Theatre Project's Production of the SpongeBob Musical Join the Club

Dec. 2, 2021

Dingbat Theatre Project is at it again, this time with the SpongeBob Musical production showing at the Bizaare on Apricot and Lime, December 3rd through 19th. Director and choreographer Brian Finnerty, along with the star of…

Robyn Bell Interviews

Katie Priest, Star of the Manatee Players Production of Cinderella, Joins the Club

Dec. 1, 2021

She is product of the Manatee School for the Arts, the State College of Florida, and Florida State University, but now she is back home sharing her gifts of performing and teaching music on the Suncoast. Katie Priest stars a…

Robyn Bell Interviews

BELIEVE!-Presented by the SCF Music Program, Thursday, December 2, 7:30 PM in the SCF Neel Performing Arts Center

Nov. 29, 2021

On Thursday, December 2 at 7:30 PM, join the SCF Music Program in the SCF Neel Performing Arts Center for our final concert of the semester. “BELIEVE!” brings you all your holiday favorites and will feature the SCF Guitar En…

Robyn Bell Interviews

The SCF Percussion Ensemble Hosts "BEAT HUNGER," a Concert and a Canned Food Drive

Nov. 14, 2021

The SCF Percussion Ensemble is hosting a percussion concert and a canned food drive on Tuesday, November 16, at 7:30 p.m. in the SCF Neel Performing Arts Center. In lieu of tickets, patrons are asked to bring two canned food…

Robyn Bell Interviews

Donovan Session and Shea Petersen of Urbanite Theatre's At the Wake of a Dead Drag Queen Join the Club

Nov. 11, 2021

Both are from Texas, both currently reside in Chicago, but currently, Donovan Session and Shea Petersen are starring in Urbanite Theatre's latest production, At the Wake of a Dead Drag Queen showing not through December 5. T…

Robyn Bell Interviews

Nikki Rinsema, Concertmaster for the Pops Orchestra, Joins the Club

Nov. 9, 2021

After a 21 month hiatus, the Pops Orchestra is back and ready to bring you our first concert of the season, Sgt. Presley and the Pops Pay Tribute to Our Nation's Veterans, starring Elvis tribute artist Ted Torres Martin. Joi…

Robyn Bell Interviews

Jessica Babcock of Jump Encore Musical Theatre Performance Company Joins the Club

Nov. 8, 2021

Jessica Babcock has been working for Jump Dance Company in Lakewood Ranch for eight years helping students learn to sing, dance, act, and entertain. After many years of junior musical productions, Jump Dance Company has take…

Robyn Bell Interviews

The SCF Symphonic Band and Veteran Services Presents "Welcome Home: In Gratitude to Our Veterans" Nov. 11, 7:30 p.m. Neel Performing Arts Center

Nov. 5, 2021

SCF Veteran Services advisor Lisa Goss, veteran student and president of the SCF Veterans Services of America Club, Dakota Trueba, and SCF Symphonic Band conductor Robyn Bell talk about the important role the Veteran Service…