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‘Botticelli in the Fire’ play dates, times and ticket info


Play:   Botticelli in the Fire

Playwright:  Jordan Tannahill

Synopsis:  Sandro Botticelli is the promiscuous life of the party. While painting his masterpiece, The Birth of Venus, the plague rages outside and a conservative preacher is blaming the sodomites. Set in a 15th century that has skinny jeans and cell phones, will the famous artist sacrifice his painting or his young apprentice, Leonardo da Vinci?

What the Critic Say:  “…a celebratory mix of the sacred and profane that is sure to please.” – MD Theatre Guide.

Director:  Annette Trossbach

Stage Manager:  Margaret Cooley


  • Sandor Botticelli:  Steven Coe
  • Leonardo da Vinci:  Steven Michael Kennedy
  • Poggio di Chullu:  Daniel Sabiston
  • Clarice Orsini:  Madelaine Weymouth
  • Girolamo Savonarola:  F. Scott Davis
  • Lorenzo de Medici:  David Cooley
  • Madre Maria: Renée Freeman

Costume Design:  Casey and Ariana Davis

Lighting Design:  Jonathan Johnson

Play Dates and Times:

  • February 26 and 27 at 8:00 p.m.
  • February 27 and 28 at 2:00 p.m.
  • March 4, 5, 6, 11, 12, 13, 20, 25, 26 and 27 & April 1, 2 and 3 at 8:00 p.m.
  • March 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21 and 28 & April 4 at 2:00 p.m.

Tickets: Tickets are $28 each or $10 for students with valid student ID. For tickets, please call the box office at 239-218-0481 or visit

Seating:  Seating is limited and sold by section for safety. Masks are required on all patrons in the lobby and during the entire performance. For the protection of our cast, who will not be masked during the performance, we require that all patrons wear their masks over their noses and mouths during their entire stay at the theater.

Caveat:  As the show features adult language, nudity, sexual situations and mature themes, no one under 18 will be admitted.

Location: Lab Theater is located at 1634 Woodford Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33901.

Info:  For more information, please telephone 239-218-0481.

January 19, 2021.

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