Plan Your Visit

We've provided some information on the tabs above to help guide you through your experience with us. If you need more information, please call the FST Box Office at 941-366-9000 or email [email protected].

OUR THEATRES

The Keating Theatre is located the corner of Cocoanut and North Palm, in a white building with green trim.
View the Keating Theatre Seating Chart. 

The Goldstein Cabaret is located just next door to the Keating Theatre on North Palm Avenue, in a gray building with red railings. Look for the red and white FST banner.
View the Goldstein Cabaret Seating Chart 

The Gompertz Theatre is attached to The Hegner Theatre Wing and is on the corner of Cocoanut and 1st Street.
View the Gompertz Theatre Seating Chart 

The John C. Court Cabaret is located inside of The Hegner Theatre Wing and is on the corner of Cocoanut and 1st Street.
View the Court Cabaret Seating Chart 

The Bowne Lab Theatre is located inside of The Hegner Theatre Wing and is on the corner of Cocoanut and 1st Street.
View the Bowne's Lab Seating Chart

We've provided some information on the tabs above to help guide you through your experience with us. If you need more information, please call the FST Box Office at 941-366-9000 or email [email protected].

DIRECTIONS

From Interstate 75: Take I-75 to Exit 210 (formerly exit 39) at Fruitville Road. Turn West on Fruitville Road (towards Downtown Sarasota). Travel about 6 miles to Cocoanut Avenue. Turn left, going south. FST's campus is located 3 very short blocks from Fruitville Road and Cocoanut Avenue.

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PARKING

FST patrons have a number of parking options when coming to the theatre. 


Palm Avenue Parking Garage   |   Located on Palm Avenue. Open from 6am - 2am.


ICORR International Properties
  |  Located on Palm Avenue in the One Sarasota Tower building. This lot opens at 6:30pm for FST performances.


Chase Bank Garage  
|   Located at the corner of Palm Ave and Cocoanut Avenue. Opens 45 minutes prior to evening showtimes. This is for patrons attending the Keating Theatre.


Gompertz Theatre Lot 
  |   Located next to the Gompertz Theatre on First Street.


First Street Parking Lot
   |   Located behind the Keating & Goldstein Cabaret on First Street.

On-Street Parking   |   Available on First Street, Palm Avenue and Cocoanut Avenue.

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 First Street parking lot across from the Hegner Theatre Wing. The area for drop off of handicap passengers/patrons for the Gompertz Theatre, Court Cabaret, and Bowne's Lab is along the corner of First Street and Cocoanut Avenue. The area for drop off of handicap passengers/patrons for the Keating Theatre is along Cocoanut Avenue. The area for drop off of handicap passengers/patrons for the Goldstein Cabaret is along Palm 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.

We've provided some information on the tabs above to help guide you through your experience with us. If you need more information, please call the FST Box Office at 941-366-9000 or email [email protected].

Dine with us prior to your show!

CABARET SERIES

Goldstein or Court Cabaret
No reservation is required! Simply come to your performance one hour prior to showtime and enjoy food right at your table.
View our Cabaret menus:
Goldstein Cabaret menu
John C. Court Cabaret menu


MAINSTAGE SERIES

Keating or Gompertz Theatre
Make your reservation today in The Green Room café and bar by clicking here! The Green Room is located in the Hegner Theater Wing on the corner of First Street and Cocoanut Avenues. 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.
The Green Room Café and Bar menu


BOWNE'S LAB THEATRE

Bowne's Lab Theatre
No reservation is required! Simply come to your performance one hour prior to showtime and enjoy food right at your table.
Bowne's Lab Theatre menu

We've provided some information on the tabs above to help guide you through your experience with us. If you need more information, please call the FST Box Office at 941-366-9000 or email [email protected].

Looking for a place to stay during your visit to Florida Studio Theatre? Check out our hotel partners below.

Aloft Sarasota 

Address:1401 Ringling Boulevard, Sarasota, FL, 34236

Aloft Sarasota offers a convenient downtown location, vibrant social scene, and tech-savvy design. It's located minutes from the bay, popular islands, and beaches, plus the nearby Ed Smith Stadium and Historic Spanish Point. For more information or to book your stay, please visit their website or call 1 (866) 716-8143 today. www.alofthotels.com/Sarasota_FL


Hotel Indigo Sarasota

Address: 1223 Blvd. of the Arts Sarasota, FL 34236

Situated adjacent to the beautiful Sarasota Bay, the Hotel Indigo® Sarasota hotel is a peaceful and unique alternative to the typical stay.  The hotel's location in Sarasota, FL is not the only thing you'll love. From the stylish decor in each room to the hot and cold wading pools, you'll feel invigorated and relaxed from the moment you arrive. On your next trip to Florida, find peace and inspiration at the Hotel Indigo® Sarasota hotel. It is situated in the arts district, within walking distance to downtown and minutes to the beaches. You can ride one of their Hotel Indigo bikes for transportation. To book your room today call 941.487.3800 www.hotelindigo.com


Hyatt Regency

Address: 1000 Blvd. of the Arts Sarasota, FL 34236

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The Westin
Address: 1175 N Gulfstream Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236

Leave feeling better than when you arrived. Allow this hotel to serve as your repreieve from routine. Sink your toes into the sugar-sand beaches, pamper yourself with a treatment at the world-class spa, or bask in the sunset in the rooftop pool. Visit their website.


Other Hotel Options:

Baymont Inn & Suites | 1425 S Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34238

Hampton Inn & Suites | 975 University Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34243

Hilton Garden Inn | 8270 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34243

Hyatt Place Sarasota Bradenton Airport | 950 University Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34243

Ritz Carlton | 1111 Ritz Carlton Drive, Sarasota, FL 34236

Springhill Suites - Marriott | 1020 University Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34234