Reel Music



Lights, Camera, ACTION! Join Florida Studio Theatre's Children's Theatre on a musical journey through the history and heart of the movies. This family-friendly musical revue includes songs from hit movies like The Wizard of Oz, beloved Disney films like Frozen and Moana, and blockbusters like Harry Potter and The Sorcerer’s Stone, The Lego Movie, and Trolls! Recommended for audiences ages 3-13 and their favorite grown-ups.  

Reel Music will play select dates beginning June 21, 2018. Single tickets are on sale and can be purchased by clicking here or by calling (941) 366-9000.

Run Time: 50 minutes with no intermission.

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




Director | Caroline Kaiser


Kayla Fainer is a BFA Musical Theatre graduate from the University of West Florida. Originally from Boston, she is excited to be working with FST this year. Some of her favorites roles include Arlene (Baby), Betty (The Great American Trailer Park Musical), and Gwendolyn Pynn (The Mystery of Edwin Drood). 


Jabri Johnson is thrilled to be making his FST debut with Reel Music! Originally from Cleveland, OH, he recently graduated from Bowling Green State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication, specializing in Musical Theatre. He spent the summer 2017 season as an acting apprentice at the Barn Theatre in Augusta, Michigan. Recent credits include The Threepenny Opera (Tiger Brown), Newsies (Specs), The Lion in Winter (Geoffrey), Next Fall (Adam), The Drowsy Chaperone (Gangster #1), and Assassins (The Balladeer). Instagram @jabrijohnson

Erin Paxton is originally from Maryland, and recently graduated from Coastal Carolina University with a degree in Musical Theatre. At CCU, she appeared in several productions, including Bullets Over Broadway, Spring Awakening, and Laughing Wild, and spent a semester studying physical comedy at Accademia dell'Arte in Arezzo, Italy. She also spent the past two summers as a singer/dancer at Cedar Point Amusment Park in Sandusky, Ohio.


Liam Tanner is a recent graduate of the University of New Hampshire, having majored in Theatre and minored in Anthropology. He is excited to be joining the Florida Studio Theatre as an Acting Apprentice! Some roles he has performed include Pericles in Pericles, Prince of Tyre,  Judge Danforth in The Crucible, and Sancho Panza in a ballet of Don Quixote. He would like to thank his family, friends, and mentors for their love and support.



Bowne's Lab 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 Court Cabaret 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.