Children's Theatre Series
FST's weekend Children’s Theatre series makes theatre accessible, affordable, and fun for the whole family! This four-show subscription fosters fun family memories and quality time - all for less than the cost of attending a movie. Stay after the show for a meet-and-greet with the actors and collect their autographs!
SHOWS CURRENTLY UNDER CONSIDERATION
A brand new adaptation of the classic rags-to-riches story, Cinderella will have the whole family jeering at the deliciously dysfunctional stepmother and sisters and cheering for Cinderella in her quest to attend the magnificent ball. Expect audience participation, slapstick comedy, and a new take on “happily ever after.”
Hare and Tortoise
Meet two competing friends in this fantastic adaptation of Aesop’s fable. Hare and Tortoise is a story about racing, opposites, time, and friendship. From sun-shining spring to snow-falling winter, this much-loved story is brimming with ideas, characters, live music, and wonderful physicality.
The Little Mermaid
Adapted from the timeless tale by Hans Christian Anderson, this play brings to life the fairy tale for a whole new generation. With music composed for the sea by Mendelssohn, Debussy, Marsick, and Ravel, this version of The Little Mermaid focuses on body positivity and the power of love.
Deck the Halls - An All-New Show!
A brand new rendition of a Sarasota favorite! With all-new songs and sketches, audiences should get ready to celebrate the holidays—Florida style—palm trees with decorations, swimming in the sea, sand snowmen, and more. ‘Tis the season to deck the palms and join in on the fun at this interactive family show.
Under 6: Wining Plays
Top plays written by elementary school students from our community and around the world are brought to life by a cast of professional actors. We invite you to join us in celebrating what stories young playwrights will imagine this upcoming school year in an all-new play filled with laughter, lessons, and learning for us all.