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Address: 5555 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34243
Phone Number: +1 941-351-8000
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Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue - Thu 10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Description: Asolo Repertory Theatre, Florida's premier professional theatre, is one of...
Asolo Repertory Theatre, Florida's premier professional theatre, is one of the most important cultural forces in the Southeastern United States. A center for theatrical excellence, Asolo Rep stages up to 10 productions every season, spanning a diverse repertoire of newly commissioned plays, bold reinterpretations of contemporary and classical works, and provocative new musical theatre experiences.
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Great Little Productions

My wife and I have been enjoying productions at the Asolo for years during our retreat from the winter storms up north. Some productions have been better than others but they were... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

My wife and I have been enjoying productions at the Asolo for years during our retreat from the winter storms up north. Some productions have been better than others but they were all worth the price of admission. Look into the multiple production package if you have the time.

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Englewood, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We saw the show, sort of a musical biography, of Woody Guthrie. This is a nice theater, good acoustics and sight-lines even for short little me. Volunteers are pleasant and helpful.

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Englewood, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

My friend and I thought this show was even better than last year. Kirk Marsh was a great clown, very original, the 13 year old Sebastian St. Jules was great doing his juggling act, the Alvarex Family astounded us all on their teeterboard, Dolla Jacobs may be famous, but her act was not quite as exceptional as last year, a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Nice shows pricey...checkout what is playing.nocer atmoshere than some smaller theatres in town . Check reviews go in afternoon and make a day of it seeing circus world.

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NEW HOPE
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We attend most Broadway plays and were a little reluctant to try this theatre when on vacation. We were pleasantly surprised. All of us enjoyed the show and the cast was truly of professional calibre. Seats were comfortable and there are good sigh lines and sound. If in that area, check it out.

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Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We have lived here for ten years & just discovered this gem, silly us. We have seen four plays this year & they have all been excellent!! Would definitely recommend a visit. Well worth it.

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Portland, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We come to the Asolo and find something enjoyable to see with each visit. This time is was one of the student-repertory pieces, [Name of Show]. The Student-Rep takes place in the intimate little theatre adjacent to the historic Asolo...5th row back feels like the actors are talking directly to YOU! Fully wheelchair accessible. They offer wine and I think... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The Asolo Repertory Theatre in Sarasota, Florida has not only an appealing theater venue but also offers some great drama and musical selections during its theater season. I had the opportunity to attend two of the 2014-2015 season offerings: "Both Your Houses," which is play about the workings of the House Appropiations Committee in Washington D.C. relative to ethics and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

We were very pleasantly entertained today at this showing of Good People. There was a preview they called The Scoop hosted by Peggy Roeder of the cast that was excellent. We got to meet this seasoned actress and that made the play so much better. Nice job Peggy

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

So pleased we caught a matinee performance of "Both Your Houses." Excellent cast and leads, Broadway quality. Play was written in the 30s, but well written and a very timely subject matter for today (ethics in politics). Good staging. Easy to hear all. Friendly volunteer ushers. Lovely lobby and outdoor seating area. Big complaint: the seats, first row mezzanine--our knees... More 

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Additional Information about Asolo Repertory Theatre

Address: 5555 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34243
Phone Number: +1 941-351-8000
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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