The World Premiere launch of Vaudeville will take place at the Sarasota Opera House on April 18 and 19, 2014. Originating in the 1860’s as a theatrical genre of entertainment, Vaudeville is dubbed “the heart of American show business.” The rebirth of Vaudeville is sure to keep modern-day guests of all ages on their toes with the unique variety of talent.
Experience family-friendly entertainment that encompasses an all-star cast with world-renowned artists that come together on one stage to debut spectacular performances. From classical and operatic music, to dog shows and theatre, Vaudeville will feature a series of varying performances that combine skilled artistry with powerful athleticism, and breath-taking theatrics. It will be the perfect mix of an intriguing blend of laughs, high-energy thrills and expertise in performing arts.
Coming together on one bill, host Sarah Razmann presents the audience with musical performances from Maestro John F. Spencer IV, Italian Harpist Giuseppina Ciarla, Opera Baritone, Sean Anderson, and American Vocalist Jodi Katz. International Circus Performer. Robert Muraine, Slack Wire Artist, Evgeny Vasilenko, and Icarian Duo, George Coronas and Miles Ashton, are part of the several acrobatic performers at Vaudeville that will undoubtedly woe the audience. Vaudeville will also feature Sarasota Entertainers, Betty Comora and Alex Foster, in the segment, Voix De Ville Sarasota, highlighting local talent and the voices of the city, at the world premiere.
~ 2014 World Premiere Cast ~
Sarah Razmann Host
Petersen Jardim Physical Comedian
Jodi Katz Vocalist
Maestro John F. Spencer IV Pianist
Giuseppina Ciarla Harpist
Robert Muraine Popper
Miles Ashton Risley
George Coronas Risley
Evgeny Vasilenko Slack Wire
Anna Jack Hoola Hoops
Aleksandr Deev German Wheel
Carly Sheridan Duo Pole
Ivan Dotsenko Duo Pole
~ 2014 Voix De Ville Sarasota ~
Alex Foster Overkill
Betty Comora Washboard Extravaganza