Meredith Dropkin

the players invitationWHO:          The Players Theatre

WHEN:       Monday, May 2, 2016
                     6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

WHERE:      Michael’s Wine Cellar
                    1283 S. Tamiami Trail
                    Midtown Plaza, Sarasota

This private, invitation-only event will draw the curtains and introduce the next exciting act for The Players Theatre. Guests are welcome to enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres during the special presentation to unveil the theatre’s exciting plans for the future. Those invited are asked to kindly RSVP to Michelle Bianchi Pingel at 941.365.2494 or info@ThePlayers.orgby Monday, April 25, 2016. Invitations are not transferrable. The event is sponsored by theWilde Automotive Family, Wilde Insurance Services and Grapevine Communications.

About The Players Theatre
The Players Theatre, a 501(c)3 non-profit, is Sarasota’s first and oldest performing arts organization – and the second oldest in Florida. Opened in 1930, The Players Theatre has been built on the inspiration and aspirations of the incredible talent in the area. The Players presents a diverse and entertaining slate of high quality, volunteer-driven theatrical experiences that educate, stimulate, and enrich the entire community. For more information, visit or call 941.365.2494.

About The Wilde Automotive Family
The Wilde Automotive Family is a local, family-owned and operated business now celebrating their 70thanniversary. The Wilde Automotive Family has grown to include 13 dealerships in Florida and Wisconsin. In Sarasota, the Wilde Automotive Family’s enterprise includes Wilde Honda; Wilde Lexus of Sarasota; Wilde Jaguar of Sarasota; Wilde Maserati; and Wilde Bodyworx, Sarasota’s premier auto body and detail shop.

About Wilde Insurance Services
Wilde Insurance Services is a full-service independent insurance agency offering Auto, Homeowners, Health & Business Insurance. Having relationships with dozens of top-rated insurance companies, Wilde Insurance Services can help their customers obtain the right insurance products to fit their budget. As an independent insurance agency, they can offer the right coverages with the personal touch one would expect from a neighborhood insurance agency.

Grapevine Communications provides full-service advertising, marketing and public relations services to clients nationwide. The firm is the most award-winning advertising agency in Sarasota, Florida, and the surrounding areas. For more information on Grapevine Communications, contact Shaunna Norris ( at 941-351-0024 or visit the website at