The World Goes 'Round

Filled with humor, romance, drama, and nonstop melody this title is a thrilling celebration of life and the fighting spirit that keeps us all going. Featuring songs “Mr. Cellophane,” “Maybe this Time,” “Cabaret,” and “New York, New York.”

Music by John Kander; Lyrics by Fred Ebb
May 29 - June 30
In the Gompertz Theatre

Single tickets range from $18 - $42. Buy tickets now or call the Box Office today (941) 366-9000



Director     |    Gabriel Barre
Choreographer     |    DJ Gray*
Music Director     |    Frank Lindquist
Scenic Designer     |    April Soroko*
Costume Designer     |    April Soroko*
Lighting Designer     |    Rob Perry*
Sound Designer     |    Marshall Simmons

Man #1/Dance Capt     |    Zak Edwards
Man #2     |    Peter Gosik
Woman #1     |    Taprena Michelle Augustine
Woman #2     |    Lauren Blackman
Woman #3     |    Carey Anderson

Piano     |    Frank Lindquist
Synth     |    Christine Allen Bruno
Reeds    |    Tom Ellison
Drums    |    Tony Bruno   



Local press

"Delightful" - Sarasota Herald Tribune

 "Impassioned vocals" - Sarasota Magazine

"Remarkable musical" - Sarasota Herald - Tribune

Non-local press

“Filled with humor, romance, drama, non-stop melody and brassy, insightful lyrics, The World Goes 'Round is a thrilling celebration of life and the fighting spirit that keeps us all going.” – Broadway World

“Sophisticated” – The New York Times

“Celebrates the breadth and beauty of the Kander-Ebb songs... Highly satisfying... with plenty of pizzazz and variety.” – LA Edge Magazine

“A magnificent, perfectly designed evening of Kander & Ebb at their very best."- LA Talk Radio


To read about the history of John Kander & Fred Ebb, click here

To see the full production history of The World Goes 'Round, click here

To see the original Broadway cast, click here

To download music from the Broadway album, click here