Barry Manilow

Grammy®-, Emmy®- and Tony®-Award-winning pop music icon Barry Manilow makes his debut in Sarasota in celebration of his latest album, This is My Town: Songs of New York. Hear Manilow perform his greatest hits like “Copacabana” and “Mandy” as well as songs from his album on the intimate Van Wezel stage. 
Barry Manilow's unparalleled career encompasses virtually every area of music, including performing, composing, arranging and producing. A Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee, Manilow has triumphed in every medium of entertainment.  With worldwide record sales exceeding 85 million and 50 Top 40 Hits, Barry Manilow is ranked as the top Adult Contemporary chart artist of all time.

This show is the featured performance of the 17th Annual Van Wezel Foundation Gala.

Don’t miss out on one of the most spectacular events of the season which includes cocktails by the Bay, live & silent auction, an elegant dinner, Golden Circle seating for the Barry Manilow performance and an exclusive after-party! This year’s Gala will also include a chance drawing for an all-new 2018 Jaguar XE sponsored by Wilde Jaguar Sarasota.  For additional information on gala reservations and sponsorships visit or contact the foundation office at (941) 366-5578.


Mattison's Bayside at the Van Wezel

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Van Wezel dining in the Grand Foyer before the show!

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