Cabaret Star Karen Akers in "Porter: Anything Goes"
Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota presents the riveting cabaret star, Karen Akers, in “Akers Sings Porter: Anything Goes,” Saturday, November 2, 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, November 3, 2013, 2:00 & 7:30 p.m., at the Historic Asolo Theater, 5401 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota. The performance includes a repertoire of classic Porter favorites, including “I Get a Kick Out of You,” “I Love Paris,” “Always True to You (In My Fashion),” the title song, “Anything Goes,” and the show-stopping “Begin the Beguine,” as well as lesser-known but charming Porter tunes. Akers will be accompanied by Don Rebic on piano.
Tickets are $40 and $45 and can be purchased online at www.artistseriesconcerts.org or by calling 941-360-7399. For more information about this show or the Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota’s 2013-2014 season, visit www.artistseriesconcerts.org or call 941-306-1202.
Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota was formed in 1996 as the Artist Series of Sarasota. The group is a non-profit corporation based in Sarasota, FL, that prides itself on presenting several major national and international varieties of concert, opera, orchestral, Broadway and film performances throughout their season. The majority of the performances are staged at the restored Historic Asolo Theater at The Ringling.