Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall is a true pioneer in the cultural development of Sarasota. The Van Wezel (pronounced Van Wayzull) presents a broad spectrum of the world’s finest performers. There are over 100 events per season; Broadway musicals, national and international performers, comedians, symphony orchestras as well as classical, modern and ethnic dance. Inaddition, there are more than 50 performances presented by the Sarasota Orchestra, Sarasota Ballet, the Sarasota Concert Association and the Ringling Library Town Hall Lecture Series.
In giving back to the community, they offer Van Wezel Schooltime Performances -high quality, nationally and internationally renowned artists and performances for area students.
Each Schooltime Performance connects to Florida Standards through engaging, awe-inspiring performing arts.
Visit: 777 North Tamiami Trail, on route 41; near downtown Sarasota; 941-263-6799; www.vanwezel.org