Heidi Herriott specializes in trick horses, liberty and dancing horses. She and her horses perform over 300 shows annually. The Collecting Recollections series features fascinating people with fascinating stories; don’t miss this intriguing interview session. Learn more.
Nov 4, 8 – 11 PM
Enjoy live music and art in the Museum of Art Courtyard featuring a eclectic mix of local and regional bands. The special exhibition Behind Closed Doors will be open for viewing. Learn more.
Study Day: Behind Closed Doors
Nov 8 @ 10:00 AM
In conjunction with the exhibition, Behind Closed Doors: Art in the Spanish American Home, 1492-1898, this study day will offer insights into the culture of Spanish Colonial America, exploring how material culture was used to construct identity and display status in the New World. Learn more.
Nov 7 & 8 @ 7:30 PM
From East LA comes Cambalache with a fiery and festive fandango of “son jarocho,” the music and dance of Veracruz that celebrates Spanish, African, and indigenous cultures. Learn more.
National Theatre Live: Medea Nov 14 @ 7:30 PM
Helen McCrory takes the title role in Euripides’ powerful tragedy, in a new version by Ben Power. Medea is a wife and a mother who has left her home and borne two sons in exile. Learn more.
Behind Closed Doors was paid for in part by Sarasota County Tourist Development Tax revenues and also through the generous support of the Arthur F. and Ulla R. Searing Endowment and the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Foundation
Behind Closed Doors: Art in the Spanish American Home, 1492-1898 is organized by the Brooklyn Museum. Generous support for this exhibition had been provided by National Endowment for the Humanities.