Summer Cabaret Series
Each summer, FST brings you musical revues created by some of the top Cabaret artists from across the country through its three-show Summer Cabaret Series. Inspired by musical artists across genres from Gershwin to Billy Joel, the Cabaret gives new life to the lyrical poets of our day.
2022 SUMMER CABARET SERIES
Rock & Roll Reignited with Not Fade Away
by Jared Mancuso with musical arrangements by Jared Mancuso and Nick Gallardo
This is Rock & Roll Reignited! Inspired by the legendary music of artists like Buddy Holly, Elvis, Jerry Lee Lewis, and more, this new revue reignites Rock & Roll classics with sizzle, showmanship, and style. Fresh off their national tour, Not Fade Away has performed to sold out theatres in over 150 cities. Now, the four-piece band brings the best of the ‘50s and ‘60s to Sarasota with such hits as “It’s So Easy,” “Rave On,” “Johnny B. Goode,” and more.
New York State of Mind: All the Hits of Billy Joel with The Uptown Boys™
By Alexander Aguilar and John De Simini
With more than 40 years of cumulative work on some of Broadway’s biggest hits, The Uptown Boys use Billy Joel’s rich songbook as a way to share their stories of life, love, and trying to make it in New York City. Whether you’re a fan of Billy Joel’s entire catalogue or just a casual listener, The Uptown Boys have something to satisfy everyone. Featuring such hits as “Only The Good Die Young,” “For the Longest Time,” “Piano Man,” and many more you know and love.
The Jersey Tenors: II
Created and conceived by Brian Noonan
Join these incredible singers/comedians for their musical tribute to the Top 10 list of cinema “tough guys” who embody the sacred virtue of macho-ism! Featuring music from such blockbuster films as The Godfather, Rocky, Saturday Night Fever, Gladiator, Forrest Gump, Top Gun, and others along with tunes from Jersey heavy-hitters like Sinatra, Springsteen, and more.