Archive for the ‘Sarasota’ Category

Evelyn & Arthur To Take A Stand Against Breast Cancer

With invasive breast cancer touching 1 in every 8 women, there have been employees, customers, and friends of Evelyn & Arthur stores that have been affected by the disease. The company has decided to take a stand and will do their part to help create awareness for early detection and will raise money to find a cure as part of the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 2014 Walk.

 

For the months of August and September, Evelyn & Arthur staff are invited to dress d…

H&M to Open New Location in Sarasota

H & M, Hennes & Mauritz AB (H&M), one of the world’s largest fashion retailers known for offering fashion-forward apparel and quality basics at affordable prices, is excited to announce a brand new location at The Mall at University Town Center in Sarasota, Florida. The new store is set to open in the fall of 2014.

H&M is excited to open another location in Florida, a strong market for the retailer. The new location at The Mall at University Town Center, measuring approximately 22,000 s…

The Sarasota Ballet Announces Its 24th Season Lineup

The Sarasota Ballet, the only professional dance company on Florida’s Gulf Coast, has announced the performance schedule for its 24th season, which starts on October 24 at the FSU Center for Performing Arts. Following the success of previous seasons, The Sarasota Ballet’s 2014-2015 season will include two full-length ballets, Will Tuckett’s premiere of The Secret Garden and back by popular demand, Sir Frederick Ashton’s La Fille mal Gardée (The Wayward Daughter). In addition, The Saraso…

Public Invited To “Sneak Peek” Charity Preview

Those anxious for a glimpse inside the gleaming new Mall at University Town Center taking shape at I-75 and University Parkway will get their first chance at the Sneak Peek Charity Preview on Wednesday, Oct. 15, the night before the area’s premier shopping and dining destination opens to the public.

 

Ten local charities have been selected to benefit from the charity preview. One hundred percent of the ticket price will be donated to the following local charities: All Faiths Foo…

Designing from the Ground Up

When we first profiled Sarasota-based interior designer Richard C. Carpenter, A.S.I.D. in July, 2011, he had only recently relocated to SWFL from New York City. Now, nearly three years later, Carpenter has established himself as a busy, award-winning interior designer and a highly visible contributor to the Sarasota Arts and Design community.

Last Spring, Carpenter opened “RCC Design + Studio” on one of the hottest downtown streets in Sarasota, at 1280 N. Palm Ave, directly across from …

New Mall to Spice up Sarasota Dining Scene

Gulf coast residents and visitors in search of new dining destinations will find some palate-pleasing options in store at The Mall at University Town Center, now under construction in Sarasota, Fla. Taubman Centers, Inc. (NYSE: TCO) and Benderson Development Company, LLC today revealed five restaurants – all new to the market – opening with the center next year.

 

The 880,000-square-foot, $315-million Mall at University Town Center opens Oct. 16, 2014. With anchors Saks Fifth Avenu…

2014 Sir Frederick Ashton Festival

The four-day festival will honor the life and works of the acclaimed British choreographer and feature 10 Ashton ballets

The Sarasota Ballet formally announced today that they will host a four-day festival, April 30 through May 3, which will honor the life and works of the British choreographer, Sir Frederick Ashton. With events located throughout Sarasota, Florida, the 2014 Sir Frederick Ashton Festival will feature 10 of the renowned choreographer’s ballets, as well as several films and l…

Palmer Ranch Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Kaleidoscope, a collage of member-created art depicting 20 different perspectives of life at The Glenridge, was unveiled in the atrium. The piece features a variety of media including watercolor, oils and papier-mâché.

The Glenridge on Palmer Ranch recently celebrated its 10th anniversary, marking a decade of milestones that have made an impact on both the Sarasota community and the senior living industry.

 

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Performance Kicks-off

The students of The Margaret Barbieri Conservatory of Dance, The Sarasota Ballet’s elite classical ballet program, are preparing for their first performance of the 2013-14 season. With three unique programs scheduled throughout the season, students will have the opportunity to showcase their evolving technique and artistry to the Sarasota community.

Hosted at the FSU Center for the Performing Arts on Oct. 29 at 7 p.m., the fall concert features a demonstration of the Conservatory’s vigor…

Marietta Museum Opening

Marietta Museum of Art & Whimsy

 

Marietta Museum of Art & Whimsy is pleased to announce the date for the museum’s fourth season Grand Re-opening Party – 19 October 2013. The public is invited to join museum staff, artists, volunteers and supporters to celebrate the museum’s fourth season which will run from 24 October 2013 – 31 May 2014.

 

Ahoy me treasured mate! I prithee ‘SAVE THE DATE’, for a voyage on the whim-sea, Taking in some new boot-tee. The Marietta Museum of Art & W…