Season 2

June 24, 2022

Urbanite Theatre Presents Gracie Gardner's Play "Athena," Now Through…

Actors Lea Sevola and Emma Giorgio, along with director Summer Dawn Wallace, join the Suncoast Culture Club Podcast to talk about…

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June 6, 2022

Olivia Steinman Deems, Artistic Operations Manager for the Sarasota M…

After a two year pandemic induced hiatus, the Sarasota Orchestra is bringing back the Sarasota Music Festival, June 6 -25 at the …

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May 2, 2022

Cory Woomert & Michelle Anaya Starring in Manatee Players' Production…

Based on real people aboard the most legendary ship in the world, TITANIC-The Musical is a stunning and stirring production focus…

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April 14, 2022

SCF Theatre Program Presents "Peter/Wendy," April 15-24 in the Howard…

The SCF Theatre Program presents its final play of the season, "Peter/Wendy" written by Jeremy Bloom, April 15 through April 24 …

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Dec. 16, 2021

Dan Jordan and Rachel Halvorson, Members of the Sarasota Orchestra's …

Dan Jordan has been the concertmaster for the Sarasota Orchestra for 23 years while Rachel Halvorson has been the principal violi…

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Dec. 6, 2021

Rick Holdsworth, Conductor of Ring Sarasota, Joins the Club

Sarasota's premier handbell choir, Ring Sarasota, joins the Pops Orchestra of Bradenton and Sarasota for its annual holiday conce…

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Dec. 2, 2021

Brian Finnerty and Jamie Molina of Dingbat Theatre Project's Producti…

Dingbat Theatre Project is at it again, this time with the SpongeBob Musical production showing at the Bizaare on Apricot and Lim…

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Dec. 1, 2021

Katie Priest, Star of the Manatee Players Production of Cinderella, J…

She is product of the Manatee School for the Arts, the State College of Florida, and Florida State University, but now she is bac…

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Nov. 29, 2021

BELIEVE!-Presented by the SCF Music Program, Thursday, December 2, 7:…

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 th…

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Nov. 14, 2021

The SCF Percussion Ensemble Hosts "BEAT HUNGER," a Concert and a Cann…

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 …

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Nov. 11, 2021

Donovan Session and Shea Petersen of Urbanite Theatre's At the Wake o…

Both are from Texas, both currently reside in Chicago, but currently, Donovan Session and Shea Petersen are starring in Urbanite …

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Nov. 9, 2021

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

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 …

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Nov. 8, 2021

Jessica Babcock of Jump Encore Musical Theatre Performance Company Jo…

Jessica Babcock has been working for Jump Dance Company in Lakewood Ranch for eight years helping students learn to sing, dance, …

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Nov. 5, 2021

The SCF Symphonic Band and Veteran Services Presents "Welcome Home: I…

SCF Veteran Services advisor Lisa Goss, veteran student and president of the SCF Veterans Services of America Club, Dakota Trueba…

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Nov. 4, 2021

Jim Weaver and Quinn Cason from Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe's Prod…

On this episode of the Suncoast Culture Club podcast, hear director and choreographer Jim Weaver and performer Quinn Cason talk a…

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Nov. 3, 2021

The SCF Theatre Program Presents John Cariani's Play Love/Sick

Join the State College of Florida's Theatre Program for its production of John Cariani's play Love/Sick a collection of nine slig…

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Nov. 1, 2021

The SCF Music Theatre Ensemble Presents Rupert Holmes' The Mystery of…

The SCF Musical Theatre Program is proud to present the 2021 Fall Musical The Mystery of Edwin Drood, directed by Melodie Dickers…

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Oct. 25, 2021

Jason Pintar of Florida Studio Theatre's The Wanderers Joins the Club

Though he is from Michigan and currently lives in New York City, Jason Pintar, the bass singer in Florida Studio Theatre's produc…

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Oct. 11, 2021

Welcome to Our Carnival-Presented by the SCF Bradenton Symphony Orche…

Step right up and experience a different kind of carnival by the SCF Bradenton Symphony Orchestra on Thursday, October 14 at 7:30…

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Oct. 4, 2021

New Beginnings-Presented by the SCF Music Program, Thursday, October …

On Thursday, October 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the SCF Neel Performing Arts Center, join the SCF Music Program for our collaborative con…

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Sept. 27, 2021

George Nickson and Samantha Bennett of Ensemble New SRQ Join the Club

The Sixth Season Five Concerts Four Premiers of commissioned works Two dynamic leaders TONS of guest performers Three options for…

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Sept. 20, 2021

Cuban Passport: The Rhythms from Havana to New Orleans-Presented by P…

For the third year in a row, the SCF Music Program is performing a concert to help the SCF Hispanic Latino Heritage Club celebrat…

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Sept. 13, 2021

The Lopez Tabor Duo, Violinist Alfonso Lopez and Pianist Michelle Tab…

Alfonso Lopez and Michelle Tabor both hail from Caracas, Venezuela. Alfonso is the concert master for the Venezuela Symphony Orch…

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Sept. 9, 2021

Dr. Joe Holt, Conductor and Artistic Director of Choral Artists of Sa…

After spending 20 years as the principal pianist with the United State Army Band, Dr. Joe Holt decided it was time retire to a pl…

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Sept. 2, 2021

Urbanite Theatre's Brendan Ragan and Summer Dawn Wallace Join the Club

After 18 months of thought provoking time and pent-up creative energy , Urbanite Theatre is back with "Radiance." Committed to cr…

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Aug. 26, 2021

Bruce Ensinger, Accompanist for Diversity: The Voices of Sarasota, Jo…

He taught music in the public schools of West Virginia for 38 years before finding the cultural scene of the Suncoast too good to…

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Aug. 19, 2021

Dingbat Theatre Project's Production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Dingbat Theatre Project's Luke McFatrich and Amanda Heisey tell us all about their upcoming production of the groundbreaking show…

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Aug. 12, 2021

Alex Zickafoose, Star of Manatee Players' Pippin, Joins the Club

He is a homegrown talent whose path to musical theatre began at Braden River High School, continued at the State College of Flori…

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Aug. 5, 2021

Jason Cohen, Co-Creator and Star of Great Balls of Fire at Florida St…

He knew from the tender age of five that he was going to be an entertainer and when the opportunity presented itself for Jason Co…

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July 29, 2021

Dance Teachers and Choreographers Pat Ross and Kelly Burnette Join th…

Many may know them as the heart of dance instruction at the Manatee School for the Arts for the past several decades, but now Pat…

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July 22, 2021

Marty Scott, George Harrison Tribute Artist and Band Leader of the Li…

Many may not know that Louise Harrison, George Harrison's sister, lives in Sarasota and the leader and "George Harrison" of the B…

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July 15, 2021

Dr. Jane Hoffman, Principal Flutist for the Pops Orchestra and Instru…

From California to Spain to Florida's Suncoast, from swimmer to skier to flute player, from community music school director to in…

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July 8, 2021

Christine Alexander, Sarasota's Laughter Facilitator, Joins the Club

She may have gotten her start as a founding member of Florida Studio Theatre's Improv Troupe, but that led to Christine Alexander…

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June 30, 2021

Joseph Caulkins, Conductor and Artistic Director of Key Chorale, Join…

He is the recipient of the 2019 Arts Leadership Award for Artistic Achievement for Sarasota County, freelance writer and music cr…

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