The Glenridge Performing Arts Center (GPAC) is conveniently located on the campus of The Glenridge on Palmer Ranch, a Life-Fulfilling™ community of 90 acres on beautiful Palmer Ranch. The 260-seat theater is an attractive setting that provides an inviting atmosphere for high-quality entertainment for our many neighbors within Palmer Ranch and the surrounding Sarasota area. We stage a wide variety of professional and community programs that appeal to all ages – both children and adults. Our venue is available for rentals, workshops, concerts and performances whether for local arts organizations, businesses or schools to have "the best spot" to share their talents.

Cynthia Sayer

& Her Hot Jazz Quartet

Saturday, March 2 at 8:00pm

Back by popular demand is multi-award-winning banjo star Cynthia Sayer and her Hot Jazz Quartet! An electrifying instrumentalist and vocalist, Cynthia's swinging shows feature a delightful mix of hot jazz, Great American Songbook, old favorites, virtuoso classics, and more.

Cynthia tours worldwide, is in the American Banjo Hall Of Fame, and is winner of the 2019 Bistro Award and the 2018 Global Music Awards. She garnered standing ovations at the iconic Newport Jazz Festival in 2018, headlined at the famed New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in 2017, and much more. Be sure to catch this enchanting, family-friendly joyride for lovers of all things swing. One show only — we strongly recommend you buy your tickets in advance!

"Sayer is a rarity; a woman who plays banjo with drive and virtuosity." — THE NEW YORK TIMES

Sayer's Hot Jazz Quartet features all-star players:

Randy Sandke on trumpet

Richard Drexler on string bass & piano

Tony Vigilante on drums.

Click here to find out more about Cynthia Sayer! 

Produced by the GPAC 

Please select a performance

Adult - $27.50
Jazz Club - $22.50
GPAC Family - $22.50
Groups of 10 or more - $25.00

Students - $22.50

All seats are the same price no matter where they are in the theatre.

The Glenridge on Palmer Ranch
7333 Scotland Way
Sarasota, FL 34238

Ticketing System provided by Arts People