A Gentleman's Guide To Love and Murder



A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder tells the delightful story of Monty Navarro, a distant heir to a family fortune who sets out to jump the line of succession by any means necessary. All the while, Monty must juggle his mistress, his fiancée, and the constant threat of landing behind bars! Of course, it will all be worth it if he can slay his way to his inheritance...and be done in time for tea. Gentleman's Guide is a knock' em dead hit musical comedy that will have you dying with laughter.

A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder with book and lyrics by Robert Freedman and with music and lyrics by Steve Lutvak will play from November 7, 2018 - December 30, 2019 in FST's Gompertz Theatre. Subscriptions and single tickets are available online by clicking the button above or by calling the FST Box Office at 941-366-9000. SUBSCRIBE NOW to see all 4 shows for as little as $59! 

Dining is available in The Green Room at the following times:

2:00pm performances: reservations begin at 12:15pm
3:00pm performances: dining is available post-show
7:00pm performances: reservations begin at 5:15pm
8:00pm performances: reservations begin at 6:15pm

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A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder is based off Roy Horniman’s 1907 novel, Israel Rank: The Autobiography of a Criminal. To read Horniman’s novel, click here: https://archive.org/details/IsraelRank

The 1949 film Kind Hearts and Coronets was also based off Horniman’s novel. To learn more about the movie, visit: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0041546/?ref_=nv_sr_1

To read The New York Times’ review of the original Broadway production, visit: https://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/18/theater/reviews/a-gentlemans-guide-to-love-and-murder-on-broadway.html



The Gompertz Theatre is located on the corner of First Street and Cocoanut Avenue inside of The Hegner Theatre Wing. For GPS purposes use the address of 1265 First Street, Sarasota, FL 34236. To see a list of our buildings and shows, please see below. For more information please call the FST Box Office at (941) 366-9000.

Do you need a ride to the theatre? Click here to find out more about our partnership with iTN Suncoast.

For those who require additional assistance or handicap parking/drop off, please see the map below. Handicap parking is reserved for patrons with a handicap tag and is in the lot across from the Hegner Theatre Wing. The area for drop off of handicap passengers/patrons for the Gompertz Theatre is along the corner of First Street and Cocoanut Avenue. If handicap parking is not available and you are dropping off a passenger, our lobby concierge would be happy to wait with them until you return. For any questions regarding handicap parking please call the box office at (941) 366-9000.

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