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[FEATURE] "Millennial Fresh: Sarasota's new sketch-comedy troupe" - Nick Friedman, The Observer
http://www.yourobserver.com/article/millenial-fresh

[REVIEW] "Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe’s Driving Miss Daisy" - Kay Kipling, Sarasota Magazine
Highlight quote: "Howard Millman has directed his cast with understanding and warmth, and he’s rewarded with three performances that should linger."
https://www.sarasotamagazine.com/articles/2016/4/25/westcoast-black-theatre-troupe-s-driving-miss-daisy

[REVIEW] "Theater Review: A pleasant ride with 'Miss Daisy' at Westcoast Black Theatre" - Jay Handelman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Highlight quote: "Even when you know what’s going to happen in each scene, the play and the performers wrap around your mind and heart and draw you into this gentle story of an unexpected friendship amid a changing society."
http://ticket.heraldtribune.com/2016/04/24/theater-review-a-pleasant-ride-with-miss-daisy-at-westcoast-black-theatre/

[VIDEO] "Millennial Fresh performs" - Suncoast View, ABC 7
http://www.mysuncoast.com/videos/share/?video=0acb97231845e1e2b044f154799ac983ec169922

[VIDEO] "Nate and Millennial Fresh" - Suncoast View, ABC 7
The entire show of April 21 - Nate is the co-host of the show, Millennial Fresh performs
http://www.mysuncoast.com/videos/share/?video=7b74b1fa46635918c5d02b47b717e69e80ab4355

[EVENTS ROUNDUP] "Millennial Fresh: Sarasota's new sketch-comedy group" - Nick Friedman, The Observer
http://us1.campaign-archive1.com/?u=d82d0871b44efeef6c53b3bbc&id=2aa092bcef&e=383ba21f81

[PREVIEW/ARTS LISTINGS] "This week in the Arts: April 21-27" - Jay Handelman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Includes Driving Miss Daisy
http://ticket.heraldtribune.com/2016/04/20/this-week-in-the-arts-april-21-27/

[REVIEW] "Driving Miss Daisy" - Marie Kilker, TotalTheater.com
http://totaltheater.com/?q=node/6961

[EVENTS ROUNDUP] ARTbeat - Rachel Denton, Arts & Cultural Alliance
Millennial Fresh shows appear as sixth item
http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?m=1101163376220&ca=afaeff11-01f1-4d4e-9724-5fa875fbc6c9

[NEWS] "Visit Sarasota launches May theater promotion campaign" - Jay Handelman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune
http://ticket.heraldtribune.com/2016/04/21/visit-sarasota-launches-may-theater-promotion-campaign/

[PREVIEW] "Carolyn Michel goes for a ride as 'Miss Daisy'" - Jay Handelman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune
http://ticket.heraldtribune.com/2016/04/17/carolyn-michel-goes-for-a-ride-as-miss-daisy/

[PREVIEW] "'Driving Miss Daisy' opens in Sarasota" - Marty Clear, Bradenton Herald
http://www.bradenton.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/marty-clear/article72261942.html

[RADIO INTERVIEW] Carolyn Michel with interviewer Brian Hersh, WSRQ's The Mezz
http://sarasotatalkradio.com/2016/04/mezz-april-16th-2016/