It looks like you are browsing with an extremely outdated browser.
Please improve your bowsing experience by updating your browser and browse happy.



Box Office: 941.351.8000 / 800.361.8388

Campaign Achievements

  • For the 2015/2016 Season, Asolo Rep was able to take a distribution from the endowment’s earnings and investments close to $500,000 allowing the theatre to forge new relationships with artists, to create diverse audience engagement programming and to continue to produce the highest quality of theatre for Sarasota audiences.
  • Purchase and renovation of The Robert and Beverly Koski Production Center - home of Asolo Rep’s Joan Armour Mendell Scenic Studio, Ted and Jean Weiller Rehearsal Hall, prop shop and additional production and administrative spaces; additional funds are pledged for Phase II of the Koski Center.
  • Support for FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training student fellowships, allowing students to attend a prestigious MFA Acting Program, Education & Outreach programming that reaches over 5,000 patrons-students and ticket buyers-per year, underwriting the salaries of crucial theatre staff.
  • Purchase and elimination of mortgages on eleven condominiums that comprise the Margot and Warren Coville Guest Artist Housing.
  • Purchase of an extended stay residence in New York City which provides the Producing Artistic Director with a practical base of operations to attend auditions, workshops, rehearsals and maintain close communications with the artists, producers and theatrical work in NYC.
  • Implementation of the Tessitura software system organization-wide through major grants from the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation and the William G. and Marie Selby Foundation.
  • Modernization of the production infrastructure and equipment in the Mertz Theatre, through a major grant from the Charles O. Wood III, and Miriam M. Wood Foundation.