Theater and Dance - Atlanta PlanIthttp://www.atlantaplanit.comEvent headlines from AtlantaPlanIt.comTrue Story! Reading Series
11/30/-0001

Rogue writers and nervy journalists tell true tales of love letters never sent, found notebooks and so much more at True Story.
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Barefoot Gala
5/4/2012

This gala returns after a two-year hiatus with special performances by Dance Truck, a dance company with a unique mobile performance venue, and Pulp Fashion II, an incredible fashion show featuring beautiful fashion designs made out of paper.
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Barefoot in the Park Fine Arts Market
Today - 5/6/2012

Enjoy fine visual artwork by artists from across the Southeast and beyond, a continuous schedule of musicians and dancers, and family activites at the eighth year of this festival.
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Barefoot in the Park
Today - 5/12/2013

A juried visual artists market, children's art activities, live music performances, wine tastings and more highlight this annual festival in the heart of Duluth's Town Green.
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Decatur Arts Festival: New Dance Festival
Today - 5/26/2013

This year the New Dance Festival offers performances in the dance studio at the Decatur Recreation Center. The program includes an excerpt of "Deus Ex Machina" by D. Patton White of Beacon Dance, an excerpt of "Flying Lessons" by Emily Christianson, "Compass, or A Good Chair Is Hard to Find" by Ann Ritter, "Survive and Rescue" by Louise Runyon, "Rain Dancer" by Alex Spitzer and Andrea Fannin, "...
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Art on the Atlanta BeltLine: Adair Park
9/22/2013

Bring chairs and blankets to enjoy this evening at the historic railroad corridor in the Adair Park neighborhood.

Schedule of Performances:
2:30 p.m.: Mass Transit Muse: Performance  (poetry/theater)
3:15 p.m.: Twinhead Theatre and Thimblerig Circus: Professor Portobella...
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Art on the Atlanta BeltLine: Historic Fourth Ward Park
Today - 9/29/2013

Bring chairs and blankets to enjoy these unique performances in the outdoor theater of Historic Fourth Ward Park. Schedule of performances: September 28
3:30 p.m. Taranji Alvarado
's interactive band performs "Community…...
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Art on the Atlanta BeltLine: Gordon White Park
Today - 10/12/2013

Bring a blanket and chairsto enjoy these unique, entertaining and interactive performing works on the Atlanta BeltLine at Gordon White Park.

Schedule of performances:
3 p.m.: Onur Topal-Sumer: Tail Mail (dance)
3:30 p.m.: Mass Transit Muse: Performance (theater)
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1 a.m. Secret Show
Today - 1/12/2014

Late every Saturday night/Sunday morning, the Village Theatre offers a free, "secret" stand-up show featuring Atlanta's best comics and the occasional out-of-town comedian.
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ELEVATE 2013
Today - 10/26/2013

This third annual "ELEVATE" event fills downtown Atlanta with local, national and international art, music, dance and theater for nine days. The mission of "ELEVATE" is to initiate positive urban growth through arts economics, or the concept of culture being a driving force for commerce. Each year, the organization selects a section of downtown Atlanta to "reclaim" for a week to show the impact...
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Halloween at The Goat Farm
10/26/2013

Celebrate with the glorious, outta-this-world spectacle that is The Goat Farm at Halloween. For the third year in a row, Scoutmob is joining The Goat Farm to bring you a spacey, surreal phenomenon, complete with experimental music, exclusive art installations and a 12-foot astronaut puppet. Hear live music from the 36-piece junk-punk marching band Itchy-O, see the Navigator "Time Torn...
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Tellabration!
11/16/2013

Hear tales from the American South and around the world at this annual event hosted by the Southern Order of Storytellers and celebrated worldwide.
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Gwinnett Ballet Theatre’s The Nutcracker
Today - 12/22/2013

A live orchestra accompanies this traditional telling of "The Nutcracker" performed by Gwinnett's professional ballet.
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Stan the Lovesick Snowman
Today - 2/2/2014

No shows on Wednesday, January 1. Based on "The Snow Man" by Hans Christian Andersen, this puppetry production is a hilarious and heartwarming story perfect for the winter season! The story begins when Stan the Snowman meets a dog who has been sent outside in the wintry cold. As the dog tells him all about the warm stove inside, Stan ...
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The Taming of the Shrew
Today - 1/26/2014

This tale of the fiery and highly comedic romance of Kate and Petruchio still entertains after more than 400 years, but the debate still stands: just who tames whom? Join the cast and crew members for a lively question and answer session on Sunday, January 12 after the show.
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Six Degrees of Separation
Today - 2/9/2014

In this play, a young African-American man cons his way into a wealthy New York couple's lives, claiming to know their children and be the son of Sydney Poitier. After he's caught seducing a hustler in their home, he leaves only to con again — this time resulting in a tragic suicide.
Help the cast of Agatha's murder mystery dinner theatre solve a mysterious crime! Once upon a time, Deadton Abbey housed one of the most respected families in all of England, led by the elegant Lord and Lady Grand Ham. But lately Lord Grand Ham's extravagant spending habits have the estate on the brink of financial ruin. The Grand Hams' plan to solve t...
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The Geller Girls
Today - 2/9/2014

By favorite Atlanta playwright Janece Shaffer, "The Geller Girls" follows young sisters Rosalee and Louisa Geller in Atlanta, a city full of opportunity and optimism for the future. Rosalee has finally convinced her father to help her open her own dress shop (maybe) and Louisa's childhood sweetheart is about to officially pop the question. But this is Atlanta in 1895, on the eve of the Cotton S...
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The Book Club Play
Today - 2/23/2014

Back by popular demand, "The Book Club Play" is a hilarious comedy about a book club bound for pandemonium. Ana lives in a letter-perfect world with an adoring husband, the perfect job and her greatest passion: Book Club. But when the tight-knit group becomes the focus of a documentary film, their intimate discussions about life and literature take an uproarious turn in front of the inesca...
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Apache Cafe - January 20th through 26th
Today - 1/26/2014

Monday, 1/20:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 1/21:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Brighton Beach Memoirs
Today - 2/2/2014

No show on Thursday, January 30.

This classic coming-of-age comedy introduces audiences to the witty Eugene Jerome, a 15-year-old Polish-Jewish boy growing up in Brooklyn, NY in the heart of the Great Depression. Said to be Neil Simon's most autobiographical work, the play follows Eugene's misadventures as he goes through puberty in an over-crowded house.
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Ariadne's Thread
Today - 2/2/2014

"Ariadne's Thread" is a play inspired by May Jennings Bennett, a turn-of-the-century society matron with a taste for whiskey, Ouija Boards and swindling priests. "I am," she maintained, "the pawn of a Divine Mesmer." When a Jesuit priest begins visiting her in jail, May leads him through a maze of new thoughts that leave him less able to go down familiar corridors ... but w...
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On Golden Pond
Today - 2/16/2014

In this play, Ethel and Norman Thayer are spending their summer at their home on a lake called Golden Pond. This year they are visited by daughter Chelsea with her fiancé and his son in tow. Generations humorously and poignantly clash, as the play explores the often turbulent relationships of growing up, and the difficulties faced by a couple in the twilight years of a long marriag...
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The Midtown Men
1/26/2014

This sensational production reunites four stars from the original cast of Broadway's "Jersey Boys." This one-of-a-kind concert experience celebrating the music that defined the '60s. These talented entertainers shared the Broadway stage for over a thousand performances in the mega-hit "Jersey Boys." Now, as The Midtown Men, they have thrilled crowds on concert stages and symphony halls across t...
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Impromptu FLASHMOB
1/27/2014

This public flashmob takes place on the sidewalk outside The Healey Building and launches the 2014 “Off the EDGE” dance festival. Brooklyn-based company director John Heginbotham virtually choreographed the performance, which includes dancers from CORE Performance Company. The general public is encouraged to participate. This event...
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The Book of Mormon
Today - 2/9/2014

From "South Park" creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone comes "The Book of Mormon," winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical. 

Read the ArtsATL review of "The Book of Mormon" »
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EDGE in Unexpected Spaces
Today - 2/1/2014

Catch a live dance performance inspired by the architecture of downtown Atlanta's Healey Building this week!
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The Best of Enemies
Today - 2/23/2014

Mark St. Germain's newest drama is inspired by Osha Gray Davidson's book of the same name and based on a true story. Amidst their incendiary words of prejudice and fear, Ann, a civil rights activist, and C.P., an Exalted Cyclops of the KKK, forge an alliance based in respect and trust in an honest-to-goodness, modern-day parable of transformation and triumph. "The Best of Enemies" reveals a uni...
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Romeo and Juliet
Today - 3/30/2014

This production marks the 14th anniversary of Atlanta Shakespeare Company performing this play about young lovers, feuding families and one Friar with good intentions. The performance is directed by Matt Felten. Join the cast and crew members for a lively question and answer session on Sunday, March 9 after the show.
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Big Apple Circus – Luminocity
Today - 2/17/2014

Catch the high-spirits and pulse-racing thrills under the big top, where no seat is more than 50 feet from the ringside!
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Facing Child Sex Trafficking: Atlanta’s Dirty Little Secret
1/30/2014

Through story, music, movement and mutli-media performance, a coalition of metro Atlanta artists and activists calls on Atlanta to confront child sex trafficking in the metropolitan area by putting a face on the facts. 
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Brave New Works
Today - 2/15/2014

Val Kilmer ("The Doors," "Tombstone," "Kiss Kiss Bang Bang") comes to Center Stage as the country’s famed storyteller, first stand-up comedian and greatest satirist in this special one-weekend only event. Exploring the famous author Mark Twain's wry humor — from politics to death, love, racism, money and religion — Kilmer channels the wit and wisdom of America’s first ...
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Today - 3/1/2014

Georgia Tech will host the second annual "TechArts Festival," an annual showcase of the creative spirit through student and faculty performances, events and exhibitions. Music, dance, theatre, digital, literary and visual arts flourish at the technological research university, inspiring and reflecting research and education. The 2014 Festival includes works that showcase the convergence of art ...
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Where the Mountain Meets the Moon
Today - 3/9/2014

This "Wizard of Oz" riff is a fantasy tale crossed with Chinese folklore based on the 2010 Newbery Honors book. Read the ArtsATL review of "Where the Mountain Meets the Moon" »
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Into the Woods
Today - 2/23/2014

Stephen Sondheim’s bewitchingly witty fairytale mashup "Into the Woods" investigates what happens after "happily ever after" through a clever convolution of characters from Brothers Grimm folklore, including Little Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel, Cinderella, and Jack and the Beanstalk. With a little wizardry of their own, Elm Street Cultural Arts Village will transform the theatre into an ench...
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Tuesdays With Morrie
Today - 3/1/2014

Additional show times:
Sunday, February 23 at 2:30 p.m.
Thursday, February 27 at 8 p.m.

"Tuesdays with Morrie" is based on the best-selling book by journalist Mitch Albom and chronciles his visits with his favorite college professor, Morrie Schwartz. This play is brimming with laughter, tears and heartfelt life lessons.


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Jim Jefferies
2/14/2014

Australian born Jim Jefferies is a headline performer in countries such as America, Canada, Asia, South Africa, Europe and the UK. Regarded as one of the fastest rising stars in the comedy world, his shockingly charming style has made him one of the most sought after comics on the world stage. Jefferies gets away with jokes that most comedians wouldn’t touch due to his ability to both cha...
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Heart Throbs #2: Tales from the Heart
Today - 2/16/2014

Metro Atlanta theatre companies present an evening of short plays about the struggle to find love. Why do we love? What do we do to get past the obstacles that block our paths? Bring your Valentine to "Heart Throbs" and find out! Nine original plays are performed at this event. The production will also take place at OnStage ...
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Fugitive:EROS and The Chemicals Between Us
Today - 2/23/2014

"Fugitive:EROS" and "The Chemicals Between Us" are two new plays by Theroun D'arcy Patterson. In "Fugitive:EROS," Eros has left the heavens, and the love lives of several couples in a small coastal town take the strangest twists and turns. "The Chemicals Between Us" asks, in this age of the quick fix, what are the benefits and pitfalls when love can be deconstructed ...
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Valentine's Day Show
2/14/2014

Come to Whole World Improv Theatre on Valentine's Day, and enjoy the day of love while laughing! In addition to the regularly-priced tickets for the show, Whole World Improv Theatre is also offering two show tickets and a bottle of wine (red, white or champagne) for $65.
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Love Isn't So Simple
Today - 2/15/2014

"Love Isn't So Simple" is an inspiring play that celebrates love and marriage while exploring the challenges of marriage and relationships and the power of God to keep these institutions together through the ups and downs of life. Jeff and Teresa take the audience on a journey through their 50-year relationship. 
*Recommended for mature audiences
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The Valentines Day Show with Dad's Garage
2/14/2014

Double up on laughs and love this Valentine's Day as Serenbe Playhouse teams up with Dad's Garage to bring a night of hilarious and interactive theatre to Serenbe! Audience members will be guided down lover's lane (with a detour or two) by some of Atlanta's best improv comedy performers. This event takes place at the Hawthorne Room in the Inn at Ser...
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2/14/2014

In the first half of the show the Dad's ensemble will be playing some improv games based on love, romance and passionate sex-making — the best things in the world. In the second half they'll do an improv set based on true stories of love gone right, submitted by audience members and the performers.
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LOVE BOMB
2/14/2014

"Love Bomb" is an improvised dating game show with fifties of dollars of prizes! 
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Radical Love
Today - 2/22/2014

"Radical Love" is an internationally relevant play dealing with pressing global issues — muslims and christians; violence or non-violence; tolerance or intolerance; love or hate. Inspired by a true story, the play originates during dictator Milosevic's reign in former Yugoslavia where student resistance movement OTPOR is gaining stride by using humor as a weapon. The 1999 NATO bombi...
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Pinocchio
Today - 2/16/2014

A wooden puppet carved from pine, Pinocchio’s only wish was to become a real boy. Follow the hapless Pinocchio on his quest as he overcomes obstacles and proves that dreams can come true. This charming one-hour family ballet is performed by the Atlanta Ballet Fellowship Ensemble.
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Knightly News
2/15/2014

A mixed-up operatic newscast featuring modern characters from traditional tales, "Knightly News" will entertain audiences and remind you that everyone has unique talents and strengths that are all valuable in different ways.
*Recommended for students in grades K-5
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Craig Ferguson
2/16/2014

Craig Ferguson, host of "The Late Late Show" on CBS, performs his stand-up comedy routine for the Atlanta audience. Ferguson played Drew Carey's boss, Nigel Wick, in "The Drew Carey Show" from 1996 to 2003. Ferguson has also become a huge success on the North American comedy circuit. He performs all over the country and has sold out Carnegie Hall and Radio City Music Hall. Additionally, Ferguso...
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Making God Laugh
Today - 3/9/2014

Additional show time: Wednesday, March 5 at 10:30 a.m.

"Making God Laugh" is a touching and heartwarming family comedy that takes place in four holiday scenes at a family home, each 10 years apart. Scene one is Thanksgiving, 1980. The next scene is Christmas, 1990, followed by New Year's Eve, 2000 and finally, a family gathering for Easter in 2010. The story begins with two middle-ag...
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33 Variations
Today - 2/22/2014

In Moisés Kaufman's acclaimed drama "33 Variations," two people share an obsession that transcends the boundaries of time. Ludwig van Beethoven fights failing health, encroaching deafness and crushing poverty over the course of his last four years as he works with mystifying obsession on his monumental "Diabelli Variations." Fast-forward two centuries to Katherine, a music scholar,...
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Inside Amy Schumer’s Back Door Tour
2/21/2014

This is Amy Schumer's second national tour with Comedy Central. "Inside Amy Schumer" launched in 2013 and is currently in production for its second season. "Inside Amy Schumer," created by Schumer and Daniel Powell, provides an intimate look into the mind of Schumer, who, through a series of scripted vignettes, stand-up comedy, and man-on-the-street interviews, explores topics revolving around ...
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Capitol Steps
2/22/2014

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Puppets Kapow!
Today - 6/14/2014

"Puppets Kapow!" packs a punch premieres in Roswell! This fast-paced show features fabulous puppets performing fantastic feats. Marionettes, hand puppets, rod puppets and more will sing, dance and perform tricks that will make audiences of all ages shout for more.
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Apache Cafe - June 9th through 15th
Today - 6/15/2014

Monday, 6/9:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 6/10:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat
Today - 7/20/2014

See all your favorite moments from "The Cat in the Hat" live on stage! Each ticket includes a special Dr. Seuss-themed puppet-making workshop at the Center.
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The Princess and the Pea
Today - 6/25/2014

In this musical, the Queen and King expect the Prince to get married, but who in the land is worthy of their son? When a whole line of princesses show up to demonstrate their worthiness, there is one mystery princess who hides her face so she will not be selected for superficial reasons. 
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Ten Mile Lake
Today - 6/29/2014

A father and daughter learn the true meaning of home in this world premiere that takes place on the docks at Serenbe. Listen to the City Cafe feature >
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Exposed
Today - 6/15/2014

D'AIR explores emotion and humanity in their latest show that takes place entirely in the air.
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MEH MEH
Today - 6/14/2014

This performance is a physical display of male competition, virility, control and the objectification of desire. The show features new work by Erik Thurmond, Nicholas Goodly, Ben Coleman, Aubrey Longley-Cook and Kevin Byrd. This event takes place at:
Druid Hills Baptist Church
1085 Ponce De Leon Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30306
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Spamalot
Today - 6/29/2014

King Arthur and his knights embark on a quest for the Holy Grail in this Tony Award-winning musical twist on a classic Monty Python film.
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Trash Day
Today - 6/28/2014

In this play, The Wolley family has lived for decades in their decaying Smyrna home, and through those years have been threatened repeatedly for eviction due to Grampa Wolley's hoarding and the mountainous accumulation of "collectibles" (i.e., trash) on their property. On the day when the city has delivered the ultimatum — clean it up or be evicted in 30 days — new neighbors m...
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Atlanta Zine Fest
6/14/2014

The second annual Zine Fest, presented by MASS Collective and the Atlanta Zine Library, will reflect the dynamism of zine culture, including events like panels on various topics, such as zine archiving and libraries, vendors exhibiting dynamic handmade art and media, guest speakers and workshops. Sessions include "Deep Topics for Small Pockets: Using Zines to Discuss Death a...
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Playmaking for Girls
6/14/2014

Synchronicity Theatre presents a one-night only, powerful performance of short plays written and performed by formerly detained youth and professional actors. The plays were created as part of an ongoing community outreach program at local regional youth detention centers. Playmaking for Girls is a community outreach program dedicated to engaging young women in the creat...
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Small Plates 2014
6/14/2014

Zoetic Dance Ensemble and Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education are celebrating the end of their 2014 Small Plates dance workshop season with a performance. The show features works by Small Plates artists John Welker, Amanda Byars, Lane Grosser, Stevan Novakovich and Amanda Thompson, as well as new work by Zoetic. There is a dessert reception after the show from 8 to 9 p.m.
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A Friend Like Me
6/14/2014

A Friend Like Me" is the company-created work of the Academy Theatre's Theatre for Youth Tour Team and tells the story of Madison, Charlie and their friends as they play, argue, push and ultimately learn to come together in this humorous play that teaches young people how to stop bullying and start listening.
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Round the Clock Play Festival
6/14/2014

In 24 hours (one turn of the clock), playwrights, directors and actors will join forces to create a short play spectacular; showcasing new talent, new scripts and new ideas! 
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Being Alive
Today - 6/28/2014

Additional show times:
Monday, June 16 at 8 p.m.
Wednesday, June 25 at 8 p.m.

The Fern Theatre's "Being Alive" is a world premiere dark comedy by Doug Graham. Jim Hand is a struggling father of three teens desperately trying to keep his life together. Despite doing everything he believes a good father should, it seems nothing ever goes his way. His oldest so...
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Today - 6/21/2014

Set in the 18th century and featuring lavishly costumed marionettes, this production of Cinderella is a Tanglewood Marionettes showpiece. All the favorite characters are here, from gentle Cinderella to the boastful stepsisters and the charming Prince, and each marionette is manipulated with precision and grace by Tanglewood's talented puppeteers.
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Jesus Christ Superstar Arena Spectacular - CANCELED
6/16/2014

"Jesus Christ Superstar," the global phenomenon that has wowed audiences for over 40 years, is reimagined for the 21st century as an arena rock spectacular. The biggest ever North American arena tour of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's groundbreaking rock musical is coming to Atlanta with an extraordinary cast of rock, pop and R&B superstars — including Brandon Boyd (lead vocal...
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Apache Cafe - June 16th through 22nd
Today - 6/22/2014

Monday, 6/16:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 6/17:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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MOVE Live on Tour - SOLD OUT
6/17/2014

Superstar siblings Julianne and Derek Hough star in their own all-new dance production "MOVE Live on Tour" onstage across North America. The show is a complete stage production with sets, costumes and a cast of talented dancers, with the Houghs headlining in solo, duet and group performances in styles ranging from ballroom and tap to salsa and hip-hop and everything in between.
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C.S. Lewis On Stage
Today - 6/29/2014

"C.S. Lewis On Stage" captures the personality and fiction of the author of "The Chronicles of Narnia," "The Screwtape Letters," and subject of the Anthony Hopkins film "Shadowlands," an Oxford don who could make his audience think as deeply as he made them laugh. Over three decades, "C.S. Lewis On Stage" has been performed internationally including appearances at The John F. Kennedy Cente...
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forestgreen
Today - 6/21/2014

"forestgreen" is a new dance by MaryGrace Phillips that delves into the archetypal forest of symbol and story in a world of mythological strangeness and grotesque beauty. This event takes place at:
Druid Hills Baptist Church
1085 Ponce De Leon Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30306
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Love Stories
Today - 6/22/2014

"Love Stories" explores the ideas of family, friendship and romance through dance. The program is set to music by artists such as Otis Redding, Billie Holiday, Frank Sinatra and Elton John. There will be a special performance by the Foster-Schmidt Dance Academy for Down Syndrome at Saturday night's performance.
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The Civil War: A Musical Experience
Today - 6/22/2014

Drawing on letters, diaries, firsthand accounts and the words of Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass and Walt Whitman, "The Civil War" is a thrilling, gut-wrenching and awe-inspiring dramatic theatrical concert that covers the enormous emotional landscape of the most difficult test the nation has ever endured. Come and experience real life descriptions of the battles and...
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Bill Burr
6/20/2014

Bill Burr is a stand-up comedian with two hour-long stand-up specials: "Why Do I Do This" and "Let It Go." He also hosts a weekly podcast called "The Monday Morning Podcast."
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Heart of the King
6/21/2014

Shawn Klush portrays '70s Elvis while Cody Ray Slaughter takes on '50s and '60s Elvis in this tribute to the King. Klush has emerged as the world’s top professional Elvis tribute artist since winning the "Worldwide Elvis Competition" and "World Elvis Tribute Artist Competition." Slaughter has been hailed as one of the most talented young Elvis tribute artists in the country, and portrayed...
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Colony
Today - 6/22/2014

The Lucky Penny's newest production is an experimental dance duet between Tennessee's Kelly Bond and Pennsylvania's Melissa Krodman.
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Good Gracious Show
6/21/2014

The Good Gracious variety show will highlight Atlanta and the South's creative and talented characters from the worlds of music, comedy, food, books, philanthropy and more. The audience will be entertained by the likes of Blues Queen of Atlanta Lola Gulley, comedy by Dad's Garage, singer-songwriter Wyatt Espalin, author Christal Presley, poet laureate Kodac Harrison, One More Generation philant...
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Storytelling with Cindy Horton
6/22/2014

Condy Horton, creator of interpretative programs for public education and museum exhibits, performs "Civil War Women," bringing the period to life for both young and old, with a children’s version at 2 p.m. and another for adults at 4 p.m. This event is part of Norcross Cultural Arts' month-long series focused on the 150th anniversary of...
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The Academy of Comedy Improv and Matthew Trautwein Present: Summer Solstice Serenade
6/22/2014

Combining an afternoon of comedy and music, Matthew Trautwein will join Henry County favorites The Academy of Comedy Improv for a family-friendly afternoon of air-conditioned comedy and music celebrating the summer solstice! The show will open with the Academy of Comedy Improv's fun filled improv. Every scene begins with audience suggestions and Brian Phillips, Kiera Robbins, Paige Steadman and...
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The Adventures of the Gingerbread Man
Today - 6/28/2014

Follow the troublemaking Gingerbread Man as he makes narrow escapes from unsuspecting cookie lovers in this puppet play. Audiences will also meet Redina, a little red hen who learns how to follow directions in a retelling of the classic story, "The Little Red Hen." Friends Gripe and Bicker learn the value of working together when they are granted three wishes in a new version of "The Three Wish...
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Apache Cafe - June 23rd through 29th
Today - 6/29/2014

Monday, 6/23:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 6/24:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Atlanta's Top Comic
Today - 7/24/2014

70 comics are competing to be Atlanta's funniest person! The audience votes for their favorites until the winner is crowned and earns a cash prize.
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Armando
Today - 10/31/2014

No show on Friday, July 4.

Each week a guest "celebrity" or Armando takes the audience suggestion and tells real life stories. What follows is hilarious improv based on Armando's stories. The Armando storyteller will come from all walks of life, so check the Village Theatre's website for a list of upcoming gues...
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Good vs. Evil
6/27/2014

In this improv competition, God and the Devil use angels and minions to claim souls.
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George Lopez
6/27/2014

George Lopez, a multi-talented entertainer whose career encompasses television, film, standup comedy and late-night television, brings his standup routine to Atlanta. Lopez has risen to become one of the premier comedic talents in the entertainment industry. He has been praised by audiences and critics alike for his work in television, film and standup, as well as his extensive charity work wit...
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The Ghosts of Rock Musical
Today - 6/28/2014

It's 1980 and rock is in trouble! The Rock Gods (Jimi Hendrix, along with Jim Morrison and Janis Joplin) look down and see peril with the coming of the '80s electric pop scene. The BellBottoms, a very talented but misguided boy band, are controlled by the corporate music machine that shelters them from all things rock and roll. The Rock Gods must intervene before it's too late. The Be...
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Galatea
Today - 6/29/2014

An interactive wireless electromyography suit creates the soundtrack as performers move and rest in this re-imagining of the ancient Galatea/Pygmalion myth. Muscle movement, brain waves and heart rate captured by the biofeedback suit influence performers' choices in real time, persuading audiences to consider the computer/human relationship both literally and philosophically.
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Apprentice Corporation Tour Show
6/27/2014

This event is a dynamic contemporary dance performance that highlights the passionate voices of Moving in the Spirit’s teen artists and their visions for a better world. This uplifting evening of dance features works by innovative local and national choreographers, including Amanda Lower, Jessica Gaines, Crystal Faison, Alexia Jones and Dana Lupton. The event is presented in partnership w...
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Hairspray Jr.
Today - 6/28/2014

"Hairspray Jr.," based on the film and hit stage musical of the same name is adapted for young performers. It's 1962, and spunky plus-size teen Tracy Turnblad has one big dream — to dance on the popular Corny Collins Show. When she finally gets her shot, she's transformed from social outcast to sudden star. In balancing her new-found power with her desire for justice, Tracy fig...
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Chicago Style Improv Comedy
Today - 7/26/2014

In the mood for some spontaneous comedy? Why not check out the improv at The Basement Theatre?
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Artist Showing
6/28/2014

Theater Emory hosts The Lucky Penny for a two-week "Breaking Ground Residency." The culminating activities result in the "Artist Showing" featuring the work of guest residents Corian Ellisor of Atlanta, Kelly Bond of Tennessee and Melissa Krodman of Pennsylvania. Resident Blake Beckham and her dancers will also preview the work "Dearly Departures."
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Nice Peter
6/28/2014

With The Jackpot Golden Boys in Hell.

Augmented by serious musicianship, Nice Peter’s hysterical original acoustic based pop songs are a terrific change of pace for any modern music lover. Trained at the Improv Olympic in Chicago, Pete Shukoff brings his improv comedy experience to the rock and roll stage. Audiences across the US and UK are laughing, dancing, and raving about t...
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No Shells
6/28/2014

In this play, eight friends gather for an annual dinner when the nosy neighbor's dog does the unthinkable, leading to an outright night of truths revealing what they really think about each other — and that was just the beginning!
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H2-Oh! Splish, Splash: Water Stories
6/28/2014

Piccadilly Puppets presents "H2-Oh! Splish, Splash: Water Stories," which explores the most precious resource in a fun and educational way! Large hand-puppets are used in the Australian folktale of "Tiddalick the Frog" and the Creek legend "Rabbit Plays Tug-of-War," which demonstrate that water is important to all cultures. The original shadow puppet piece "The Adventures of Drip and Drop" show...
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A Song for Coretta by Pearl Cleage
6/28/2014

Pearl Cleage's play "A Song For Coretta" is a loving, evocative tribute to a remarkable woman whose life inspired and uplifted the lives of so many others. It's February 7, 2006, rain pours down, and strangers gather outside the Ebenezer Baptist Church, waiting their turn to pay homage to Mrs. King's remains inside. Five women, different ages, different circumstances, different reasons to atten...
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Chalk Outline Improv Show
6/29/2014

The last Sunday of every month, an improv troupe makes magic, creates realities and snuggles the hell out of each other. Are they cleaning up a grisly murder or playing hopscotch? It could be either. It's probably both!
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Aesop's Fantastic Fables
Today - 7/3/2014

Get ready for some home-spun family fun with this clever solo puppet show "tour de farce."
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Clubesque
Today - 9/4/2014

"Clubesque" is a sexy, glamour-filled thrill ride that should not be missed. Entertainer, vocalist and songwriter Sunni Stephens is partnering with burlesque sensation Perle Noire to bring the show to life. Noire was named one of the world's top five burlesque performers by 21st Century Burlesque Magazine and frequently tours with Dita Von Teese. The cast is eager to br...
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Breaking Ground: New Works Series
Today - 7/13/2014

Be the first to see these new performance pieces developed by Emory students and faculty as well as the Atlanta community.
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The Taming of the Shrew
Today - 7/20/2014

This Shakespeare tale of the fiery and highly comedic romance of Kate and Petruchio still entertains after 400-plus years, but the debate still stands: just who tames whom?
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City Café
Today - 11/28/2014

Each weekday at noon, "City Café" host John Lemley serves up "a plateful of classics and a variety of sides" on WABE 90.1FM. The program features classical music, a medley of stories on culture, arts and other interesting events happening in and around Atlanta, as well as NPR and BBC news breaks. Listen to s...
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Tangle of Tales
Today - 7/12/2014

Three favorite folk tales from around the world come to life with a touch of the familiar and a taste of the new. Using a variety of puppet styles, "The Frog Prince" from Germany, "Three Billy Goats Gruff" from Scandinavia and "The Three Little Pigs" from England are each told with refreshing wit and wisdom. 

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Bare Essentials Play Readings
Today - 8/12/2014

Hear some of the newest plays at this festival. Tuesday features a free reading of Brian Forrester's "The Beast of SKitter Creek."
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Apache Cafe - July 7th through 13th
Today - 7/13/2014

Monday, 7/7:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 7/8:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Same Time Next Year - SOLD OUT
Today - 8/3/2014

Kenny Leon and Phylicia Rashad star in this story of two lovers who, though married to different people, rekindle their relationship each year for a quarter of a century.
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Disney's 'The Little Mermaid'
Today - 7/13/2014

Take a trip under the sea with this Disney musical about one young mermaid who wants nothing more than to be part of the world on dry land.
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Seussical, Jr.
Today - 7/23/2014

Transporting the audience from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus, the Cat in the Hat tells the story of Horton the Elephant, the Whos and Jojo, a Who child who gets in trouble for thinking too many "thinks." Horton must protect the Whos from a world of dangers and guard an abandoned egg that’s been left by Mayzie La Bird. Although Horton faces ridicule and a trial, the intre...
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gestures that soon will disappear: West End
7/9/2014

"gestures that soon will disappear" is a new suite of physical installations heightening the importance of human interaction with objects and intensely focused on the ritual of relational actions, pushing it to the forefront of a physically driven experience of dance, sculpture and storytelling. Exploring the body as a possibility for everything, the grace and nuance of the humble material pape...
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Road Trip Comedy Tour
7/9/2014

The Basement Theatre welcomes the Road Trip Comedy Tour! Hosted by Evan Berke and featuring Dustin Slay, Vince Fabra and Derek Humphrey, these New York City and Atlanta comics have been everywhere and now they'll be here in Atlanta for two shows, one night only.
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Danger! The Show
Today - 10/30/2014

This show at Village Theatre features Atlanta's best improv up-and-comers. The comedic risks they take are often hilarious and always dangerous.
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Cocktails and Choreography: Ballet Re-Mixed
Today - 7/11/2014

"Ballet Re-Mixed" features samplings of new classical and contemporary ballet works by Angela Harris and Kristy Nilsson. The evening includes a preview of Harris' new ballet "Barriers," which will premier in its entirety at Dance Canvas' 2015 performance series at the Rialto Center for the Arts. The performance takes place in Fabrefactio...
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The Marvelous Wondrettes: Caps and Gowns
Today - 7/27/2014

Additional show time: Wednesday, July 23 at 10:30 a.m. "The Marvelous Wonderettes: Caps and Gowns" takes you to the 1958 Springfield High School graduation where you meet "The Wonderettes," a four-girl singing group with hopes and dreams as big as their crinoline skirts. Join Betty Jean, Cindy Lou, Missy and Suzy as they celebrate graduation with their fellow classmates and teachers and...
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The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Today - 10/31/2014

The awesomely twisted tale of Brad and Janet and their mistaken trek to the home of Dr. Frankenfurter comes alive on the screen and on the stage at the Plaza Theatre.
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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Today - 8/16/2014

Six young people in the throes of puberty, overseen by grown-ups who barely managed to escape childhood themselves, learn that winning isn't everything and that losing doesn't necessarily make you a loser. The show's Tony Award-winning creative team has created the unlikeliest of hit musicals about the unlikeliest of heroes: a quirky yet charming cast of outsiders for whom a spelling bee is the...
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Dad's Garage and Friends - SOLD OUT!
7/11/2014

Dad's Garage Theatre Company will be joined by several celebrity friends for a full night of comedy, song and dance at The Goat Farm Arts Center in West Midtown. Dad's Garage's fearlessly funny improvisers will be joined onstage by Aisha Tyler ("Archer"), Colin Mochrie ("Whose Line is it Anyway?"), Kevin McDonald ("Kids in the Hall"), Tim Meadows ("Saturday Night Live") and others for a full se...
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gestures that soon will disappear: Midtown
7/11/2014

"gestures that soon will disappear" is a new suite of physical installations heightening the importance of human interaction with objects and intensely focused on the ritual of relational actions, pushing it to the forefront of a physically driven experience of dance, sculpture and storytelling. Exploring the body as a possibility for everything, the grace and nuance of the humble material pape...
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Collision Project Performances
Today - 7/12/2014

A diverse group of teenagers from around the metro Atlanta area will explore "The Grapes of Wrath" under the guidance of the Alliance Theatre's Mellon Playwright in Residence and best-selling author Pearl Cleage. "The Grapes of Wrath" will serve as the source text that will inspire a new performance piece developed by the students. These students will present two free public perf...
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The Odd Couple
Today - 8/3/2014

Additional show time: Thursday, July 31 at 8 p.m. This Tony Award-winning classic comedy opens as a group of the guys are assembled for cards in the apartment of divorced Oscar Madison. And if the mess is any indication, it's no wonder that his wife left him. Late to arrive is Felix Unger who has just been separated from his wife. Fastidious, depressed and none too tense, Felix seems su...
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gestures that soon will disappear: Roswell
Today - 7/13/2014

"gestures that soon will disappear" is a new suite of physical installations heightening the importance of human interaction with objects and intensely focused on the ritual of relational actions, pushing it to the forefront of a physically driven experience of dance, sculpture and storytelling. Exploring the body as a possibility for everything, the grace and nuance of the humble material pape...
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ROAST: George Washington
7/12/2014

Feel the heat of the verbal burn as stand up comedians and improvisers roast the heralded of the moment. No one is safe, not even the roasters as the word play of arrows volleys back and forth sparing no one. This is not a show for the easily offended or those that are used to political correctness or even grammar. July's victim is George Washington.
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See You Soon
Today - 7/13/2014

"See You Soon" is a performance of contemporary dance presented by Corian Ellisor and Alex Abarca.
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Peter Rabbit Tales
Today - 7/19/2014

Tucker's Tales will be bring to (puppet) life "The Tale of Peter Rabbit," "The Tale of Benjamin Bunny" and "The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse" in irresistible style with clever scenery and turn-of-the-century costumes.
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Ravens and Seagulls
Today - 8/17/2014

Three women face the final days of their ailing sister's life in this moving family drama. Emotionally raw and sometimes painfully funny, it's a transcendent study of love, mortality and survival.
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Apache Cafe - July 14th through 20th
Today - 7/20/2014

Monday, 7/14:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 7/15:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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The Rocky Horror Show
Today - 8/9/2014

The original horror musical comedy comes to Actor's Express for a rollicking good time complete with a few exciting midnight performances. Read the ArtsATL review >
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gestures that soon will disappear: Old Fourth Ward
7/16/2014

Don't miss contemporary dance troupe gloATL's final performance of their newest work on the streets of Old Fourth Ward at Ponce de Leon Avenue and Boulevard.
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That Uganda Play
Today - 8/16/2014

An epic story that moves from America to Africa and back again, "The Uganda Play" imagines the ghosts of war, political corruption and personal betrayal that might lie behind the recent anti-gay legislation in the nation of Uganda.
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Shadows of the Past: A Play About DeKalb County During the Civil War
7/17/2014

This two-person play draws on letters, journals, newspapers and other primary sources to create a story of the Civil War in DeKalb County. Written in the words of early DeKalb citizens who lived through the war, the play creates a portrait of life during the war and focuses on the time of the Battle of Atlanta.
*Recommended for ages 10 and up
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Cocktails and Choreography: A Modern Collective
Today - 7/18/2014

Dance has always had a spirit of collaboration, and several choreographers in Dance Canvas' network have joined together to collaborate on this performance of new modern dance. The performance is directed by Dana Woodruff and features works by Ellen McCollister, Lonnie Davis, Katherine Gant and Tracy Vogt. This performance takes place in Fabrefactions's Black Box Theater, and the featured cockt...
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Revolver
7/18/2014

Based off of the La Ronde format (a circular set of character-based journeys), Revolver propels the audience through strange worlds, crazy characters and hijinks. Actors change scenes at ever increasing speeds, for some wild storytelling and an even wilder ride!
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Right On
Today - 8/31/2014

Horizon Theatre's world premiere is a soul-filled story with laughs, tears and a funky beat.
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A Sweet Strangeness Thrills My Heart: The World of Sallie Independence Foster
7/18/2014

Sallie Independence Foster was 12 years old and living in Florence, Alabama in 1861 when the War Between the States began. She was keeping a diary at the time, and kept on keeping a diary for 26 years. This performance, based on Sallie's diaries, papers and letters from her brothers off at war, presents a funny, touching, and uniquely personal look at the life and times that Sallie shared with ...
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Automatic Improv
7/19/2014

Automatic Improv is an Atlanta-based improv group that creates fast-paced and hilarious comedy audience suggestions! The group performs a combination of short-form and long-form improvisational comedy that has been called awesome, hilarious and what was the question?
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Apache Cafe - July 21st through 27th
Today - 7/27/2014

Monday, 7/21:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 7/22:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Black Dispatches: Freedom Under Foot Featuring Germaine Ingram with Diane Monroe
7/22/2014

From the beginning of the Civil War, African-Americans knew that for them it was a unique opportunity. With thousands of white men joining the Confederate army, farms and plantations were left largely unattended. African-Americans fled by the thousands to seek better conditions and freedom. Using the lives of enslaved, fugitive and free African-American Union informants as a window into the Civ...
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Guyi-Guyi: The Other Ugly Duckling
Today - 8/3/2014

Acclaimed Spanish puppet company Periferia Teatro de Títeres performs "Guyi-Guyi," a tale about a crocodile accidentally born into a family of ducks. Guyi-Guyi lives happily with his family until one day he meets another crocodile and learns his true identity. Upon learning he is not like the others, the hero goes through various difficulties to become himself. Through...
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110 in the Shade
Today - 8/10/2014

Additional show time: Thursday, July 24 at 8 p.m.

In this play, Lizzie is a spinster woman living in her family's ranch in a hot and drought-stricken American Southwest town. The plot centers on her search for love and her choice between two suitors: Starbuck, a charismatic con man posing as a rainmaker who can bring rainfall to the drought-stricken, and Sheriff File, the town'...
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Dearly Departures
Today - 8/2/2014

Blake Beckham and The Lucky Penny return to the stage with a new work that explores distance and connectivity.
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Oklahoma!
Today - 8/17/2014

Serenbe brings one of musical theatre's most popular shows back to its roots with this outdoor performance. 

Read the ArtsATL review >
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Sojourner Washing Society: A Musical in Gospel and Blues
7/24/2014

The National Black Arts Festival continues with this free musical told in gospel and blues. 
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Sleepy Eyes Improv
7/24/2014

Enjoy some of the best food and with Sleepy Eyes Improv July 24 at CalaBar and Grill! Sleepy Eyes Improv is the brainchild of writer/director/founder of Sleepy Eyes Filmworks Chaka Idris. Watch seasoned performers from all over the metro Atlanta area gather to create a night of laughs no one will forget! Wanna challenge the house actors? Go for it! Jump on stage with them and see...
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A Midsummer Night's Dream
Today - 8/10/2014

Take a fairy-filled romp through the woods in one of Shakespeare's most popular stories.
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Carnival Medea
Today - 7/27/2014

The GSU Players and University Theatre present the world premiere production of Carnival Medea, written by GSU professor Dr. Shirlene Holmes and international playwright Rhoma Spencer. In this retelling of the classic Greek drama, Holmes and Spencer set the ancient myth of a woman scorned in the carnival tradition of Trinidad. The carnival archetypes are brought to life in the charact...
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Improv in the Dark
7/25/2014

"Improv in the Dark" is an improv show in complete darkness! This show is an improvised version of an old-timey radio show, completely made up on the spot with audience suggestions and interactions. Zero visibility.
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Youth Creates 2014
Today - 7/26/2014

"Youth Creates" is 7 Stages' training program providing experiential learning and performance opportunities for teenagers. Through playwriting, design and performance, students collaborate to create an original production. 
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6th Annual Atlanta African Dance and Drum Festival
7/26/2014

This concert features the Ayodele Dance Ensemble and An Ka Fo Drum and Dance Ensemble. The concert is a part of the "6th Annual Atlanta African Dance and Drum Festival," a weekend filled with music, dance and song from Africa and the Diaspora.
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A PIECE OF MY MIND!
7/26/2014

This staged reading and talk-back explores and celebrates the black male voice. "A PIECE OF MY MIND!" is a thought provoking, at times humorous series of monologues giving the opinions of 13 African-American men on various subjects such as puberty, marriage, unemployment, white women, law enforcement, sexual assault, misguided youth, success, homosexuality, prison, skin color and the power...
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Salon du Shoguns
7/26/2014

Salon du Shoguns is a three-man variety show combining the finest elements of stand-up, improv and sketch comedy. Showcasing over 14 years of comedy experience, these "gentlemen of the stage" continually delight audiences with a show that is part vaudeville, part carnival and all funny.
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LIFT Dance Performance
7/26/2014

In this performance the men of LIFT focus their work on ideas of community as each choreographer explores the roles that men play not only in the specific dance community but also in the community at large. Veteran choreographer Allyne Gartrell is restaging one of his classic works “Brother to Brother.” On the other end of the spectrum, Corian Ellisor returns to LIFT, bringing a uni...
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Late: A Cowboy Song
Today - 8/5/2014

Additional show time: Sunday, July 27 at 2:30 p.m.

Sarah Ruhl's graceful drama is for all "the lady cowboys of heart and mind who ride outside the city limits of convention." Just outside of Pittsburgh, Mary married her high school sweetheart, Crick, whom she's known since the second grade. They seem to be happy, until Mary reunites with Red, the alluring and magneti...
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Apache Cafe - July 28th through August 3rd
Today - 8/3/2014

Monday, 7/28:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 7/29:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Dead Men: Murder on Madison Ave.
Today - 11/5/2014

Additional show times:
Thursday August 7 at 12:30 p.m.
Thursday, October 23 at 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday, November 5 at 12:30 p.m.

Help the cast of Agatha's murder mystery dinner theatre solve a mysterious crime! 
In the not too distant past, one advertising agency ruled the roost for the better part of four decades. No one could touch them. They were...
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High School Musical Jr.
Today - 8/10/2014

Featuring the catchy songs and exciting dance numbers of the wildly popular Disney movie, the Strand's all-student cast is "All in this Together" as they bring the romantic-comedy story of two high school students from rival cliques that refuse to "Stick to the Status Quo" when they try out for the lead roles in their school musical.
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The End of the Beginning
Today - 8/2/2014

Sketchworks presents their very last show in the Sketchworks Theater: "The End of the Beginning!" Yes, Sketchworks is changing, evolving and growing. Audience favorite alumni cast present some of their favorite sketches from the last decade to help say goodbye to the space where the troupe has loved, laughed and peed a little. Tears of laughter only, please.
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The Brave New Voices
8/2/2014

The National Black Arts Festival showcases 30 Atlanta teens in this spoken word poetry slam.
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Wisdom of the Cypher by Toni Blackman
Today - 8/3/2014

"Wisdom of the Cypher," a world premiere by Hip Hop impresario Toni Blackman, is a high-energy montage of lyrical verses and spoken word that open upon multiple future pathways and possibilities for Hip Hop — the form and the community. "Wisdom of the Cypher" travels along the path that not only defines the essence of hip hop, but clarifies its soul purpose for existence. Joined by Atlant...
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Angela Miller
8/2/2014

With Wellington Juku and No Limitz in Purgatory.

From filling clubs around Atlanta to being seen at comedy spots every night, she perfects her jokes at popular venues such as Atlanta Punchline, The Laughing Skull, Uptown Comedy Corner, and even in L.A. at The Worlds Famous Comedy Store. Angela has come a long way from her start at a local urban club, having shared the stage ...
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Apache Cafe - August 4th through 10th
Today - 8/10/2014

Monday, 8/4:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Wednesday, 8/6:
Al Smith's Midtown Jam Session
Doors open at 8 p.m.

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A Taste of YEA
8/9/2014

The annual Youth Ensemble of Atlanta "A Taste of YEA" gala features excerpts of YEA musical favorites and a preview  a brand new show written and performed by the talented young charges of YEA.
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Snark Week! A Scientifically Valid Cabaret About Sharks!
8/9/2014

From the improv group Shark Party to actual lectures on sharks, this will be a fin-filled evening for the benefit of Shark Advocates International hosted by Rachel Pendergrass and the Dragon*Con Science Track.
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Fences
Today - 8/24/2014

"Fences," hailed by some as August Wilson's greatest work, is presented by New African Grove Theatre Company. Directed by Synthia Williams, "Fences" is the story of Troy Maxson, an ex-con, former Negro League baseball player, garbage man, and family man fighting to survive in an ever changing world as the 1960s are fast approaching. Although he has the ability to charm through his stories and g...
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Apache Cafe - August 18th through 24th
Today - 8/24/2014

Monday, 8/18:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv

Tuesday, 8/19:
Sound & Lyrics
Doors open at 8 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv ...
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Shake a Tail Feather with Mother Goose
Today - 9/21/2014

Young kids will enjoy sorting out nursery rhymes and tracking down Mother Goose in this musical puppet show.
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Wabi Sabi: Cocktails in the Garden
8/21/2014

Atlanta Ballet’s Wabi Sabi returns to the Atlanta Botanical Garden for another evening of premieres by some of the most in-demand, emerging choreographers in the industry, all danced in the grandeur of the city’s urban oasis. This program features John Heginbotham’s "Angels’ Share," Robert Dekkers’ "Yours is Mine," a new work by Heather Meyers, Gretchen Alterowitz&...
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Skwhirlhaus presents ... "When We Were Seven"
Today - 8/24/2014

Fireflies light the Skwhirlhaus stage in this exploration of our earliest unsupervised moments — in spaces both physical and imaginative — of the world around us. Personal stories and a live-music soundscape, retrieved from beneath the skin of memory, weave throughout the backyard and invite audiences to remember when they, too, were seven.

*Due to the nature of the outdo...
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Wabi Sabi: Mi Casa, Your Casa
8/22/2014

Atlanta Ballet’s dancer-driven troupe Wabi Sabi performs three works live on the High Museum's piazza this Friday evening.
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Young Frankenstein
Today - 9/7/2014

Mel Brooks' classic comedy gets reworked for the stage in this musical about one man's quest to create a monster.
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Teen Night
8/23/2014

Grab your friends and head over to the High Museum of Art for "Teen Night," when teens take over the Museum! This Teen night is inspired by "Dream Cars" and includes music by DJ Khal and Apex Society, an "Interpret the Future" style competition, a photo booth, an ARTswap, an open mic poetry slam, cool art projects, and more. 
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Survivor Improv
8/23/2014

Out of Box Theatre's new zany improv troupe will start in August with "Survivor Improv," where the actors will team up and perform in a mini-tournament. The winner is determined by audience text message votes. Who will be voted off the island? Who will be left standing?
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Landmines//Zulu Wave//Waking the Bates//Dendera Bloodbath
8/23/2014

The band Dendera Bloodbath will perform an interpretation of Oscar Wilde's one-act play "Salome." The bands Waking the Bates, Zulu Wave and Sgt. Stumpy and the Landmines will close out the night.

This event takes place at:
Mammal Gallery
91 Broad St.
Atlanta, GA 30303

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Apache Cafe - August 26th through 31st
Today - 8/31/2014

Tuesday, 8/26:
Sound & Lyrics
Doors open at 8 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

Wednesday, 8/27:
Al Smith's Midtown Jam Session
Doors open at 8 p.m.

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2014 National Puppet Slam
Today - 8/30/2014

A puppet slam is a curated collection of short-form pieces of adult puppet theater. Experience the beauty, ingenuity and hilarity of the best puppet slams from across the country.
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Much Ado About Nerddom II: A Geeky Variety Show
8/28/2014

Sigh no more, nerds, sigh no more, because it's that time of year again! Dragon Con is coming, and the Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse wants you to get into the spirit with a variety show devoted to all things geeky. This year's show features returning favorites such as Write Club Atlanta, Three Quarter Ale, Ninja Puppet Productions, as well as magic by Matt Felten and burlesque by the Chameleon Q...
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Wabi Sabi: Mi Casa, Your Casa
8/29/2014

As a part of the High Museum of Art’s summer piazza installation, “Mi Casa, Your Casa,” Atlanta Ballet’s dancer-driven troupe Wabi Sabi will present three works by some of the most in-demand, emerging choreographers in the industry. Programming includes “Angels’ Share” by choreographer John Heginbotham, &ldquo...
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Decatur Book Festival: Children's Stage
Today - 8/31/2014

Spend the weekend with the family at the Decatur Book Festival!
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Decatur Book Festival: Decatur Library Stage
Today - 8/31/2014

The Decatur Library Stage is one of nearly 20 stages at the 2014 Decatur Book Festival and features a variety of authors and speakers. This stage is sponsored by Public Broadcasting Atlanta (WABE 90.1FM and PBA 30). Schedule of events:

Saturday, August 31:
10 a.m.: "Growing Up... in Words and Images" with Joe Barry Carro...
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Decatur Book Festival: art|DBF Community Bandstand
Today - 8/31/2014

Head to the Decatur Book Festival this weekend to hear from your favorite authors and experience a new arts and culture showcase — art|DBF!
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Wabi Sabi: Decatur Book Festival
8/31/2014

Atlanta Ballet’s dancer-driven troupe Wabi Sabi will present two works at the 2014 Decatur Book Festival as a part of its art|dbf offerings. The works will be performed on the lawn area adjacent to the Community Bandstand. This event is part of the Decatur Book Festival.
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Bull Durham
Today - 10/5/2014

"Bull Durham" is a world premiere musical with a pitch perfect blend of comedy, drama and steamy romance. Loosely based on Ron Shelton’s experiences on and off the field with a minor league baseball team, this musical tells the story of three lives brought together by America’s two favorite pastimes — baseball and romance. Veteran catcher “Crash” Davis has been bro...
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Les Liaisons Dangereuses
Today - 10/5/2014

Two rivals and ex-lovers play a dangerous game of sexual conquest in pre-revolution France. The intrigue mounts as they trample innocent hearts in their wake. Based on the scandalous 1782 novel and later adapted into an Oscar-winning film, "Les Liaisons Dangereuses" is a stunning slow burn of carnal scheming. Launching the season at Actor’s Express, this modern classic scorches the ...
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The Long Climb to Freedom: The A.A. Burleigh Story
9/4/2014

Actor Hasan Davis presents a one-man show based on the life of A.A. Burleigh. Born to an English sea captain and an African American mother, Angus Augustus Burleigh (1848-1939) lived the first two years of his life in freedom. But when Angus was 2 years old, his alcoholic father died and left him and his mother prey to the harsh realities of a slave nation. They were abducted and taken from Vir...
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Curious Encounters 2
Today - 9/7/2014

Curious Encounters returns with six performances curated by Michael Haverty. Atlanta’s most contemporary, ground-breaking artists and ensembles create original performances that play with the notion of interactive art. Performers include Shana Robbins and the Nomadic Love Mesa, Josh Brooks and Megan Jance, The Object Group, Mike Stasny and Maggie Ginestra, Johnny Drago and many others.&nb...
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Deer Bear Wolf: Natural Selection
9/4/2014

Deer Bear Wolf's variety show features a multitude of Atlanta performers in literature, music, comedy, theatre, film and performance art. The purpose of "Natural Selection" is to showcase a diverse, curated group of Atlanta artists across different mediums in one space. Each month features an assortment of performers with one musical guest, rotating between different venues throughout the city....
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The Savannah Disputation
Today - 9/7/2014

Two plain-as-potatoes sisters of the Roman Catholic persuasion forget all about Southern charm in this dramatic comedy.
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The Merry Widow
Today - 9/7/2014

In this light-hearted operetta, a prince from a small kingdom courts a wealthy widow to keep her money in the country. Hijinks ensue, money is won and lost, but in the end, the pair of lovers is wiser and happier. This story is a perfect mix of fun and slightly bittersweet romance.
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Ex Somnium's Open Letters: A Night of Shared Letters, Diaries, Texts and E-Mail
9/5/2014

Ex Somnium invites the audience to perform in this open mic night and entreats them to come loaded with awkward letters, chain e-mails, regretful text messages and angsty teen diaries. Performers will be selected at random and given 5 minutes on stage. Beer breaks to be facilitated by musical interludes, care of Virginia Bliss. 

This event takes place at:
The Big House
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Always ... Patsy Cline
Today - 9/14/2014

This tuneful, heartwarming Patsy Cline songfest is so country! Rather than simply being a Patsy Cline (Richardson) revue, Ted Swindley framed the Cline songbook with a heartwarming story about how the country & western singer meets a female fan (Gillespie) in Houston at a Texas honky-tonk. Cline was more than one of the first female country stars, she was an inspiration to t...
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The Legends Celebration
9/6/2014

The Legends Celebration is a festival favorite recognizing artistic luminaries across the NBAF disciplines. Spotlight Series curator Wynton Marsalis is this year’s Music Legend, and he is joined by Melvin van Peebles (film), Ntozake Shange (theatre), Dr. Samella Lewis (visual arts), and Maurice Hines (dance). The Legends Celebration boasts an exciting new award-show format and celebrates ...
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John Hodgman
9/6/2014

"The Daily Show" resident expert John Hodgman comes to Atlanta for a night of comedy and commentary.
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Hansel and Gretel
9/6/2014

Sung in English, this version of Humperdinck's "Hansel and Gretel" has been condensed into a child-friendly one hour program tailored for children in the Pre-K through 5th grade age range"Hansel and Gretel" brings all the joy and beauty of learning to children by focusing on the relat...
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Healthy Living Day
9/7/2014

Spend a day with the Atlanta Ballet as you learn about healthy lifestyles and dance!
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cloth
Today - 9/14/2014

Preview: Wednesday, September 10 at 8:30 p.m. This performance is an interdisciplinary project that takes shape as an experimental performance exhibition with new music, movement, film and related public initiatives. The creative team is compelled to experiment with ways of fitting together multiple identities and views in order to make a complex story or pattern from a number of interc...
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Pump Boys and Dinettes
Today - 9/28/2014

Welcome to the Double Cupp Diner on Highway 57, somewhere between Frog Level and Smyrna, N.C. It’s a great place to rest a spell, and enjoy a slice of pie and a piping hot cuppa joe or a bottle of beer. The fellas from the gas station next door will be stoppin’ in for a visit with the lovely Cupp sisters, to play their high octane blend of country-western, bluegrass, and rock 'n' ro...
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Pericles, Prince of Tyre
Today - 10/5/2014

A dark and troubling riddle starts the heroic adventure of one man's lifetime, a story of love gained, lost and gained again. Shakespeare woos the audience with his most epic theatrical journey, just under two hours! Join Atlanta Shakespeare Company as they follow the noble Pericles over continents and decades, goddesses and pirates, jousts and tempests. Featuring Award-winning American Story T...
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The Other Side of Mourning
Today - 9/13/2014

Opening Night Pre-Show Reception: Thursday, September 11 at 7 p.m. "The Other Side of Mourning" is a one-man, three-character show written and performed by local singer/musician/writer Britt Dean. He has lived in Atlanta since the age of five, and his stories and songs capture insights into the city as it and he grew up. The hybr...
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Sesame Street Live: Make a New Friend
Today - 9/14/2014

Elmo, Grover and Abby Cadabby welcome a new international friend to Sesame Street in this live stage production.
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H.M.S. Pinafore
9/12/2014

Her Majesty's Ship Pinafore is setting sail in this faithful production — complete with live orchestra and full sets — by the New York Gilbert and Sullivan Players. The story finds the captain's daughter in love with an ordinary sailor, but her father has a more sophisticated suitor in mind. Gilbert and Sullivan's first blockbuster is among the most crowd-pleasing comic musica...
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Perfect Arrangement
Today - 10/4/2014

It's the early 1950s, and unbeknownst to the U.S. Department of State, its Director of Personnel, Bob Martindale, and his secretary, Norma Baxter, are themselves closeted — they've married each others partners, Jim and Millie, as a cover. In order to maintain the façade for visitors, the Martindales and the Baxters have created lives as perfect as a '50s sitcom, right down to the c...
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Doxology Ring Shout: A Praise Dance for the Doxy
Today - 9/14/2014

Draw back the curtain on the ecstatic, transcendent ring shout tradition, as part of the National Black Arts Festival.
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The Good Gracious Show!
9/13/2014

Good Gracious will host the bluegrass harmonies of The Packway Handle Band, author Kate Sweeney, improv from Dad’s Garage Theatre, the jazz stylings of Penny Seranade and more at Atlanta’s favorite variety show.
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Mending Fences
9/13/2014

In “Mending Fences” by Thomas S. Robinson III, two fictional legends of rap meet in the afterlife and learn that taking responsibility for their words and actions is the starting point for unity, empowerment and their spiritual journeys through the gates of heaven. First, they must overcome the bitter conflict that remains from their careers on earth. This event takes place ...
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Oliver Samuels and Friends - Dolly House
9/14/2014

Oliver Samuels is a Jamaican comedian and actor. He is often described as the Jamaican "King of Comedy." performing both stand-up and comic theatre.
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Apache Cafe - September 15th through 21st
Today - 9/21/2014

Monday, 9/15:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 9/16:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Wabi Sabi: Cocktails in the Garden
9/18/2014

Atlanta Ballet’s Wabi Sabi returns to the Atlanta Botanical Garden for another evening of premieres by some of the most in-demand, emerging choreographers in the industry, all danced in the grandeur of the city’s urban oasis. This program features John Heginbotham’s "Angels’ Share," Robert Dekkers’ "Yours is Mine," a new work by Heather Meyers, Gretchen Alterowitz&...
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Catellier Dance Projects: Corpus Mysteriis
Today - 9/20/2014

Catellier Dance Projects’ "Corpus Mysteriis," a meditation on the human body, is the fourth in a series of evening length dance performances inspired by the fundamental elements of dance: time, space, energy and the body. Gregory Catellier and his collaborators explore, through movement and text, the fragile beauty and incredible resilience that bodies possess.
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Detroit
Today - 10/19/2014

"Detroit" is a Pulitzer Prize finalist and one of The New York Times top ten plays of 2012! In a suburb of a mid-sized American city, Ben and Mary see sudden signs of life at the deserted house next door and invite their new neighbors Sharon and Kenny over for a cookout. But as this foursome bonds over backyard barbecues, the neighborly connection, or rather commotion, they find thre...
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Beulah Creek
Today - 9/21/2014

"Beulah Creek" takes place during the summer of 1936 amidst a Baptist camp meeting in South Georgia. When the pastorʼs wife Ruth meets Iris, the WPA photographer documenting the revival, an unexpected relationship develops and challenges the societal norms of the time. A chorus of women sing Southern hymns and speak biblical text to give Ruth a means of expressing the feelings she does n...
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Carmen J
Today - 9/20/2014

George Bizet's "Carmen" is reset in Virginia during the Civil War in this new adaptation from Americolor Opera Alliance.
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Whoopi Goldberg
9/20/2014

The legendary Whoopi Goldberg concludes this evening of stand-up with an audience-driven question-and-answer session.
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Tim and Eric and Dr. Steve Brule
9/20/2014

Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! is a fast paced, absurd collection of short films, parodies, animations, emotions, phone calls, pranks and musical numbers featuring comedians, celebrities, bad actors and pets. From the creators of Tom Goes to the Mayor, Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim. Dr. Steve Brule guest stars in this live action stage version of the TV show.
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3 Contemporary Dance Project
Today - 9/21/2014

This performance presents a diverse exploration of music and story through the works of Atlanta-based contemporary dance choreographers Lonnie Davis, Katherine Gant and Lane Grosser.
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I Do, I Do, I Do
Today - 10/12/2014

No 8 p.m. show on Thursday, September 25. In this regional premiere, Diana is beautiful, intelligent and sweet natured. The three men in her life are Jamie, the much envied man to whom she is officially engaged; Tom, the attractive boyfriend of Jamie’s sister; and Geoff, the oldest friend who is to be best man. Diana’s insurmountable problem is that during the course of the ...
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Rapunzel
Today - 9/28/2014

This witty, tongue-in-cheek retelling of a long-time favorite story features a possessive mother who happens to be a witch, a tentative young man who happens to be a prince, and a strong-willed but naïve young girl with the longest hair you're ever likely to come across, not to mention a contemporary moral about parent-child relationships which will have young audiences rejoicing. Featurin...
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One Drop of Love
9/21/2014

"One Drop of Love" is a multimedia solo performance by Fanshen Cox DiGiovanni. Produced by Ben Affleck and Matt Damon, this extraordinary one-woman show incorporates filmed images, photographs and animation to tell the story of how the notion of "race" came to be in the United States and how it affects Cox DiGiovanni’s relationship with her father. A moving memoir, "One Drop of Love" take...
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Carmen J
9/21/2014

The libretto of this opera is an adaptation of George Bizet's "Carmen," now set in Virginia during the Civil War. The story chronicles two years in the life of Carrie Mae (Carmen J), a slave girl on the Jefferson Plantation. Seduction, murder, obsession and tragedy are Carmen J's bedfellows as she searches for the freedom she longs to have. Atlanta composer Sharon J. Willis includes six of Bize...
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Art on the Beltline
9/21/2014

"Art on the Atlanta BeltLine" is a temporary exhibition of live performance and installation public art.  Schedule of performers:
2 p.m.: Fly on a Wall Collective - 'Prism Study No. 1'
2:30 p.m.: Ryan Mathern - 'Caryatid' 
3 p.m....
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Julian Sands: A Celebration of Harold Pinter
9/22/2014

With personal anecdotes and reflections drawn from their work together, British actor Julian Sands combines Harold Pinter's poems and political prose to create a fresh and intimate insight into the Nobel Laureate's literary legacy.
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Apache Cafe - September 22nd through 28th
Today - 9/28/2014

Monday, 9/22:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 9/23:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Mamma Mia!
Today - 9/28/2014

More than 45 million people all around the world have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the music of "Mamma Mia!" 
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The Old Man and the Monkeys and Other Chinese Tales
Today - 10/5/2014

Five traditional and not-so-traditional vignettes are woven together to recount tales of ancient China. Fables of compassion and consideration, along with the greatest ping pong match of all time, are told through beautiful imagery and surprising effects. Honored in 2004 with a National Heritage Fellowship Award (the highest honor USA gives to folk and traditional artists), Dragon Art Stu...
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Lasso of Truth
Today - 10/19/2014

"Lasso of Truth" is a smart, seductive and wild romp through the history of gender politics and Wonder Woman.
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Comfy Comedy
9/24/2014

Atlanta's beloved brunch spot opens its doors after hours to host its very own evening of comedy! Join Home Growm for dinner alongside comedy from Dave Stone, Paul Gallois, Andrew Michael, Craig Anthony Hoelzer, Valerie Jane Thomas and Jen Lenny. Ben Palmer will host.  This event takes place at:
Home grown GA
968 Memorial Dr. SE
Atlanta, GA 30316
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Philadelphia, Here I Come!
Today - 10/5/2014

Come celebrate with Arís Theatre the 50th anniversary of this now classic play! In Brian Friel's fictional Ballybeg in Donegal, the night before he is to leave Ireland forever and emigrate to America, Gar O'Donnell's life flashes before him as he contemplates what he will leave behind: his friends, his lost love, Katie, his beloved housekeeper, Madge, and his distant and aging fathe...
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Native Guard
Today - 10/19/2014

No 2:30 p.m. show on Saturday, September 27.

No 7:30 p.m. show on Sunday, October 19. Winner of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for poetry, former U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey’s "Native Guard" will be staged for the first time in this special Hertz Stage world premiere. "Native Guard" will take to the stage with music, image and text as it juxtaposes the deeply personal...
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Game On!
Today - 9/27/2014

When a young girl ends up inside a video game, she learns that virtual reality is no match for real life in this Atlanta premiere of a new hip-hop theater work created by middle school students and performed by adult artists, breakdancers and five graduates of the Brave New Voices Institute.

This event is part of the National Bl...
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With It or Upon It
Today - 9/28/2014

"With It or Upon It" is a world premiere based on real people and events during the Civil War. In the play, a group of Woodstock neighbors decide to create a flag to be carried into battle by members of the Confederate Phillips Legion. Ever worsening conditions for the soldiers are reported home in poignant letters sent by sons, brothers and husbands. This show is a part of the Woodstock a...
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a home is a home is a home
9/26/2014

CORE Performance Company presents the World Premiere of "a home is a home is a home," created by Sue Schroeder in collaboration with the artists of CORE Performance Company. This new site-specific dance/performance explores "home," one's place of origin, the social unit(s) formed when living together, and where one lives. Commissioned by the High Museum of Art for the "Mi Casa, Your Casa" insta...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare, Abridged (revised)
Today - 10/5/2014

Get ready to experience 16 comedies, 11 tragedies, 10 histories and assorted sonnets, all brought to you by three actors in one show.
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Lewis Grizzard: In His Own Words
Today - 10/5/2014

The one-man Lewis Grizzard show is back this fall! Actor Bill Oberst Jr. has stepped into the late Lewis Grizzard's shoes over 1,000 times in the last decade. Oberst's portrayal of the Southern writer and humorist is a one-man show authorized by Grizzard's family, which says it is the closest thing to seeing the late great spokesman of the south onstage again since Grizzard's death at age 47.&n...
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The Doctor, The Devil, and My Dad
Today - 10/26/2014

No 5 p.m. show on Sunday, October 5.

Additional show times:
Monday, October 6 at 8 p.m.
Wednesday, October 22 at 8 p.m.
Saturday, October 25 at 2 p.m. "The Doctor, the Devil, & My Dad" is a deeply personal play by local playwright Suehyla El-Attar about the loss of her father. Coming to terms with all the mysteries that surround death has never been mo...
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Pinter Revue
Today - 10/11/2014

Sketch comedy in the British tradition, "Pinter Revue" is a collection of short works spanning more than 30 years of Pinter’s career.
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Friday Night Contra Dance
Today - 12/26/2014

Contra dancing is a high-energy, social and fun community dance with roots in Ireland, Scotland, England and France. In a contra dance, parallel lines of dancers stand opposite their partners. A dancer and his or her partner form a couple. At this event, hosted by Chattahoochee Country Dancers, you can dance to live music with Appalachia...
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Cirque du Soleil: Amaluna
Today - 11/30/2014

Only a few days remain to see the magic of Cirque Du Soleil's "Amaluna" under the big tent at Atlantic Station.
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Body Art Ball
10/3/2014

The "Body Art Ball" is a vintage themed, cabaret variety-show featuring 20 acclaimed and emerging body painters from around the world. The artists will create their body art visions on the "living canvases" of some of the finest performing talent in the U.S. Performances include artistic pole dance, poi performing, belly dance, classical ballet and flow performers, whose bodies have all been me...
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The Ransom of Miss Elverna Dower
Today - 10/4/2014

In an award-winning comedic play loosely based on O. Henry's classic story, Casey and Tim nab their demanding English teacher to avoid having to take a test, but they find that no one wants her back! It's bad enough that she corrects the grammar in their ransom note and makes them rewrite it, but when the captive teacher assigns them a research paper on famous kidnappings in history, the young ...
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Underwear Comedy Party
10/4/2014

No show on Friday, July 4; rescheduled for Friday, July 11.

Join the Village Theatre on the first Friday of every month to see some of Atlanta's funniest stand-up comics in their underwear. Yep, that's right, sets in skivs. It's an underwear comedy party! A classic method of getting over the fear of public speaking is to imagine the audience in their underwear. While that may work, t...
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A Legacy of Inspiration: In Memory of Leah Marie Anderson
10/4/2014

This event celebrates lively arts in honor of a young girl who lost her battle to cancer at age 7. "A Legacy of Inspiration: In Memory of Leah Marie Anderson" includes performers from Marietta to Thomasville and Pittsburgh to New York who will share the stage to dance and sing. All proceeds from the concert go to further the mission of Ella Mae's Courage, a non-profit organization focused on pr...
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Intimate Illusions
Today - 10/5/2014

Direct from Beverly Hills for two nights only, master illusionist Ivan Amodei will bring his critically acclaimed "Intimate Illusions" to a gorgeous candle lit theater at the Omni Hotel Atlanta. This 90-minute performance blends compelling story-telling, incredible coincidences, psychological illusions and brain games paired with dazzling live music by a concert cellist. witness Amode...
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White Rabbit Red Rabbit
Today - 11/22/2014

Imagine being 29 and forbidden to leave your country. Nassim Soleimanpour dissects the experience of a whole generation in a wild, utterly original play from Iran. Forbidden to travel, he turns his isolation to his own advantage with a play that requires no director, no set and a different actor for every performance. Out of Hand will produce 24 different readings of this play over a thre...
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Friends of Dance Lecture – Dance is a Weapon: Choreographing Protest during the Great Depression
10/6/2014

Choreographer Jane Dudley’s seminal work, "Time is Money" (1934), embodies the Depression. Dudley protested the exploitation of the worker and the plight of the poor. This presentation, featuring a performance by Martin Løfsnes and Yuko Suzuki Giannakis, both former members of the Martha Graham Dance Company, centers on the culture and politics of the era, demonstrating that "Time ...
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Apache Cafe - October 6th through 12th
Today - 10/12/2014

Monday, 10/6:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 10/7:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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How I Learned What I Learned
Today - 11/2/2014

August Wilson's play charts one man's journey of self-discovery through adversity and what it means to be a black artist in America.
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Ethics and the Alliance Theatre - Steel Magnolias
10/7/2014

"Steel Magnolias" is the quintessential story of family, friendship and Southern sisterhood. Meet actors from the play, hear dramatic readings from select scenes and engage in a lively ethical discussion. 

This event takes place at:
Emory University
Center for Ethics
Room 102
1531 Dickey Dr.
Atlanta, GA 30322
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Disney On Ice Presents Frozen
Today - 10/12/2014

The award-winning tale of "Frozen" is told live for the first time on ice in this new production.
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The Wizard of Oz
Today - 10/26/2014

This production is back by popular demand after a sold-out first appearance at the Center.
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CORE SALON: The Art of Conversation
10/9/2014

See an exclusive sneak peek at CORE's newest works, including 
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The Sleepy Hollow Experience
Today - 11/2/2014

Additional show time: Sunday, November 2 at 8 p.m. "The Sleepy Hollow Experience" returns to the Stables at Serenbe for a very haunted Halloween!
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My Children! My Africa!
Today - 10/26/2014

No 2:30 p.m. show on Saturday, October 11. In this three-character thriller, a humane black teacher in segregated South Africa tries to convince a favorite student that education, not violence, is the answer to the nation’s problems. Staged in conjunction with the Africa-Atlanta Project, which fosters art, business and educational collaborations between Georgia’s capitol cit...
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Atlanta Black Theatre Festival
Today - 10/12/2014

Atlanta Black Theatre Festival is 40 plays in just four days. It's a performance marathon consisting of more than 200 artists from 18 states and three countries. The diverse line-up features plays for fans of Tennesee Williams, August Wilson, Tyler Perry, Shakespeare and others. Each play is ticketed, and there are a few free events.  Read the ArtsATL review >
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Macbeth
Today - 11/2/2014

A haunting saga most “rich and strange.” Macbeth grapples with power, greed and his ambitious wife. Nature has more to teach us than we admit.
Featuring Artistic Director Jeff Watkins as Macbeth.
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Skwhirlhaus presents ... “room-innate” by Maryn and Matt Whitmore
Today - 10/11/2014

A one-woman performance, "room-innate" turns viewers into voyeurs of a wandering woman's journey into the realm of the spirit world. With an entirely original score, handmade costume and elaborate set, she tells her story through song, dance and illustration, transforming the Skwhirlhaus stage into a gypsy wagon filled with the spirit of the "strong jawed story keeper," a fierce and courageous ...
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The Sunshine Boys
Today - 10/19/2014

The long-running 1972 Broadway play, "The Sunshine Boys," focuses on the aging Al Lewis and Willie Clark, a one-time vaudevillian team known as "The Sunshine Boys." In the course of some 40-odd years, the two not only grew to hate each other but never even spoke to each other off-stage throughout the final year of their act. The stubborn Clark, who was not ready for retirement resented the wise...
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She Still Dreams: A Play By Brian Egland
Today - 10/11/2014

"She Still Dreams" tells the story of a woman who has accepted less for her life. Set in a small Louisiana town, Savannah lives with a husband that doesn’t talk, has a best friend that does a lot, and her old flame has returned home upon the death of his father. Each of these three characters help Savannah to dream again until she dreams, not of what isn’t, but what can be.
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Simply Barbra
Today - 10/11/2014

Steve Brinberg is something quite extraordinary — while many look like her, he has the voice to boot and that's what makes "Simply Barbra" simply irresistible.
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Shaq's All Star Comedy Jam
10/10/2014

HCE Live presents Shaquille O'neal's "All Star Comedy Jam 2014." The lineup will deliver gut-busting, side-splitting laughs featuring some of the industry's most talented and sought after comedians. Popular comedians Deray Davis and Gary Owen will lead the way along with funnymen Michael Blackson, Tommy Davidson and Tony Roberts. Music will be provided by national radio personality and DJ, V103...
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The Academy of Comedy Improv
10/11/2014

The Academy of Comedy Improv performs a night of hilarious comedy based on family-friendly suggestions. Henry County's own Brian Phillips joins Paige Steadman, Robert Drake and special guests. These improvisers turn audience suggestions into hilarious sketches and songs! 
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National Acrobats of China
10/12/2014

The National Acrobats of The People’s Republic of China delivers an eye-popping spectacle with its awesome array of acrobats, contortionists, martial artists, drummers and dancers. Using bicycles, tables, chairs, poles and ladders, this unforgettable troupe thrills audiences of all ages with its dazzling showmanship.
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The Soapbox
Today - 12/28/2014

Every Sunday night improvisers perform long-form, Chicago-style improv inspired by local storytellers and icons.

This even takes place at:
141 New St.
Decatur, GA 30030
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Gracias Choir Christmas Cantata
10/13/2014

"Gracias Choir Christmas Cantata" features heartfelt music and unforgettable scenery focused on the true meaning of Christmas. The show features a musical reenactment of Jesus Christ coming to this world live on stage.
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Apache Cafe - October 13th through 19th
Today - 10/19/2014

Monday, 10/13:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 10/14:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Little Raindrop Songs
Today - 11/8/2014

Young children can explore a fully interactive world in this unique, hands-on theater show.
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Elevate Atlanta
Today - 10/23/2014

Hosted annually in downtown Atlanta, Elevate exhibits large scale public artwork and offers performance, educational opportunities and cultural experiences free to the public with the mission of instigating positive urban growth. This year's theme is "Social City," and, with the help of more than 100 artists, the environment is ripe for exploration, discovery and conversation. Buy Now]]>
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Metropolitan Ballet Theatre Fall Performance
Today - 10/18/2014

Metropolitan Ballet Theatre presents the classic "White Act" from "Giselle" and invigorating contemporary ballet favorites in its annual "Fall Performance." The company revives a ballet classic with the second act of "Giselle," complete with passionate romance, betrayal and a host of ghostly dancers. Following this legendary ballet is the show's second half, which is full of energy and surprise...
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Pinter Staged Reading Series
Today - 11/8/2014

Theater Emory presents a series of free staged readings as part of the semester-long PinterFest celebration. All readings are free, but reservations requested. Schedule of events:
Saturday, October 18 at 7 p.m.: "The Homecoming" directed by John Ammerman
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Vertigo
10/18/2014

Israel's Vertigo brings audiences closer through the universal language of movement.
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Point of View on the Corner: The American Corner
Today - 10/19/2014

"Point of View on the Corner: The American Corner" explores the differences and similarities among people of different cultures as well as the meeting points that transcend cultural barriers to bind and connect people. Created and performed by Association Manifeste with CORE Performance Company’s Anna Bracewell, the piece is an evolution of previous Manifeste works performed in Toulouse, ...
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Storytelling Festival
10/18/2014

Enjoy a day of stories and activities for families at this annual storytelling festival. In addition to storytelling, there will be hayrides, music, craft projects, puppet shows, blacksmithing demonstrations, a petting zoo, pony rides and more. Featured storytellers include Josie Bailey, Cathy Kaemmerlen, Joanna Maddox, Piccadilly Puppets and Pam Johnson as Mother Goose.
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The Second Annual Burlesque for Breasts Under the Big Top
10/18/2014

In honor of breast cancer awareness month, LiviRae Lingerie is partnering with Empreinte and I Will Survive, Inc, to bring "The Second Annual Burlesque for Breasts Under the Big Top." Entertainment will include fire breathers, stilt walkers, live music, a lingerie fashion show and more! Portions of the proceeds will go to I Will Survive, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to assisti...
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Legendary Children Freakshow
10/18/2014

In Hell. Legendary Children Atlanta presents a cabinet of curiosities - a feast for the senses! Nicole Paige Brooks is back to be your twisted ringleader for the evening. Featuring a menagerie of living performers, oddities from antiquity, kings and queens of drag, fortune tellers, sword swallowers, aerialists, dancing go-go clowns and other freaks of nature!
*18 and over show...
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Apache Cafe - October 21st through 26th
Today - 10/26/2014

Monday, 10/20:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 10/21:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Steel Magnolias
Today - 11/9/2014

The celebrated Southern classic of family and friendship, this is the story of a group of strong and beautiful women who cluster around Truvy’s Beauty Parlor in a small Louisiana parish. The story centers on Shelby, who moves from wedding to childbirth to medical complications with a love of life and a willingness to face its possibilities bravely. Popularly adapted for the screen, see th...
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The Phantom of the Opera
Today - 11/2/2014

Following a sold-out tour in the U.K., Cameron Mackintosh’s new production returns to North America!
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Scene Missing Presents: There is No Atlanta, Only Zuul
10/22/2014

Troubled by strange noises in the middle of the night? Ever experience feelings of dread in the basement or attic? Has anyone in family ever seen a spook, spectre or ghost? Then strap on the proton pack, say "Beetlejuice" three times, fire up the pottery wheel to the sounds of "Unchained Melody," pop a cursed VHS tape in the VCR and get ready for "Scene Missing Presents "There is No Atlan...
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Ghost Tales and Trails – POE Project
Today - 10/25/2014

Take a comic romp through the works of Edgar Allen Poe while on a spooky outside walk.
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This Darker Life
Today - 10/26/2014

"This Darker Life" is a performance emersion devised from five original stories. Told by accentuating the tension between light vs. dark and radio drama vs. theater, it becomes similar to listening to a favorite public radio program while being shown captured glimpses from your own imagination. This multi-media theatrical experience features stories by Raymond Carr, Bill Taft, ...
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Chicago
Today - 11/9/2014

Additional show time: Saturday, November 8 at 2 p.m.

Murder. Greed. Corruption. Set amidst the razzle-dazzle decadence of the 1920s, "Chicago" is the story of Roxie Hart, a housewife and nightclub dancer who maliciously murders her on-the-side lover after he threatens to walk out on her. Desperate to avoid conviction, she dupes the public, the media and her ri...
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Three Viewings
Today - 10/25/2014

"Three Viewings" by Jeffrey Hatcher is an award-winning, darkly comic series of three monologues set in a funeral parlor. This production will be produced "cabaret style" with small tables and a dessert bar in the main exhibit room at Gallery 4463.
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Jim Gaffigan
10/24/2014

Following a regular theater show of his all new stand-up material, Jim Gaffigan will be doing a special book signing of his new book "FOOD: A Love Story" for all audience members.
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Jason Alexander with the ASO - CANCELED
Today - 10/25/2014

Kick off the POPS! season with style! He's known best as George Costanza from the hit TV series "Seinfeld," but actor-director-writer Jason Alexander is also a Tony Award-winning actor who has appeared in multiple musicals on Broadway. Alexander joins the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Principal Pops Conductor Michael Krajewski for an evening of songs and comedy not to be missed …&...
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Twilight Salon - Three versions of Warrior Woman Pantoum
10/24/2014

Looking to create a relaxed environment in which to discuss dance making, choreographer Anna Leo turns to the idea of the salon as a framework in which to present her work. This "Twilight Salon" presents three distinct versions of Leo's seven-minute solo work "Warrior Woman Pantoum." Featured solo performers are Agnes Scott dance professo...
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Beasties at Barrington
Today - 10/25/2014

Come on out to get scary with the North Fulton Drama Club at Barrington Hall! Guests will take a walking tour of the grounds, including a peek inside the house to chat with a resident poltergeist! Attendees are welcome to bring the little ones for kid-friendly stories and strolls, too.
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Top Drawer II: A Black Tie Comedy Affair
10/24/2014

Atlanta's first formal, black tie stand-up show is coming back to the prestigious Hangar located in Old 4th Ward. Grab your best formal attire and settle in for the hilarious stylings of some of Atlanta's greatest, fanciest and best dressed comedians.

This event takes place at:
The Hangar
151 Sampson St. NE
Atlanta, GA 30312
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gestures that soon will disappear: THE ROMANTIC BODY
Today - 12/20/2014

No performances scheduled November 17 through November 22 In dialogue with the entire MOCA museum, Lauri Stallings, gloATL and the creative team mix the outside/inside spaces and galleries with phase II of "gestures that soon will disappear," originally a roaming public work performed in July 2014, that wrestles with the poles of Stallings' practice: participation and choreographic. The...
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The Pillowman
Today - 11/8/2014

With echoes of the series "American Horror Story," the ghoulish pleasure of a well-told "scary story" reaches its pinnacle in "The Pillowman," Martin McDonagh's shocking, disconcerting and altogether memorable play. Set largely in an interrogation room in an unnamed totalitarian state, this black comedy follows fiction writer Katurian as he is questioned by police. The authorities suspect him o...
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Improv Comedy Night
Today - 12/21/2014

Sleepy Eyes Improv is the brainchild of writer/director/founder of Sleepy Eyes Filmworks Chaka Idris. Once a month seasoned performers from all over the metro Atlanta area gather to create a night of laughs no one will forget! For a twist, audience members are encouraged to join the actors live on stage during the show!

This event takes place at:
My Sister's Room
1271 Glen...
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Apache Cafe - October 27th through November 2nd
Today - 11/2/2014

Monday, 10/27:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 10/28:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Lend Me an Ear: The Eleventh Hour
10/27/2014

City Café’s John Lemley hosts "Lend Me an Ear," a program benefitting
the Atlanta Community Food Bank featuring local SAG-AFTRA and Equity
performers. In honor of their 11th year of recreating Old Time Radio shows, the Atlanta Union Radio Players are calling this event "The Eleventh Hour," when anything can happen in the final moment!
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The Headless Horseman of Sleepy Silly Hollow
Today - 11/9/2014

Schoolteacher Ichabod Crane helps the Headless Horseman find a new head and a spookier image in this comedic version of the classic tale.
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Zoetic Freakshow
10/29/2014

Celebrate Halloween with freaks and artists at The Mammal Gallery hosted by Zoetic. The evening includes performances, photography, music, film and freakery all night long.
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Dice of Destiny
Today - 1/22/2015

An improv format created by PROJECTProject in Toronto, Canada, "Dice Of Destiny" is a fast-paced and fierce show that has the energy and speed of a short-form show, the sensibility of a long-form show, and the unpredictability of a roll of the die. Six stories begin, but after a few rolls of the die only one is left standing.
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The Elephant Man
Today - 11/16/2014

No 4 p.m. show on Saturday, November 1.

This moving and beautiful powerhouse drama is based on the life of John Merrick, who lived in London during the latter part of the nineteenth century. A horribly deformed young man, a victim of rare skin and bone diseases, Merrick has become the star freak attraction in traveling side shows. Found abandoned and helpless, he is admitted to...
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A Pinter Kaleidoscope
Today - 11/9/2014

"A Pinter Kaleidoscope" is an immersive confrontation with the comedic menace of Harold Pinter. The audience encounters Pinter’s dystopian nirvana by moving through various locations within the theater space. From his first play, "The Room," to the totalitarian nightmare "One for the Road," this devised theater event also features portions of "The Birthday Party," "The Hothouse," "Th...
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Film: Maramaso
10/30/2014

Man Raise Man Society is the philosophy of Nelson Mandela, a young artist from Nairobi, Kenya.  To live the Maramaso lifestyle is to dedicate oneself to supporting others, helping them rise to greatness.  By playing music to underserved children, at risk youth, and commuters on public transportation, Mandela lives and breathes Maramaso. Given the current political climate, Mandela str...
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Courage
11/3/2014

Inspired by the American Civil War drama "The Red Badge of Courage" by Stephen Crane, "Courage" delves into middle school life through media, metaphor and storytelling. An experience tailor-made for middle school students, "Courage" collides the contemporary experience of today with Crane’s classic tale to re-examine the classic story through the lens of the courageous tales of grown-up c...
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Apache Cafe - November 3rd through 9th
Today - 11/9/2014

Monday, 11/3:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 11/4:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Murder Ballad
Today - 12/7/2014

No show on Thursday, November 27.

In this musical, a sultry singer takes the stage in a seedy downtown bar, singing a story of "true love gone awry." Against the backdrop of an unforgettable rock-and-roll score, she spins a lurid tale of lust and murder that unfolds when a New York City love triangle goes wrong. Full of pulse-pounding plot twists and powerhouse vocals, "Murder ...
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Twelfth Night
Today - 11/30/2014

No 7:30 p.m. performance on Thursday, November 27. A shipwreck, separated identical twins, mistaken identities, romance and one pair of yellow stockings … welcome to Orsino’s court and the zany world of "Twelfth Night." Featuring Artistic Director Jeff Watkins as Malvolio.
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Craigslist Chronicles: An #AllNew Cabaret
Today - 11/8/2014

Candler and Emily Budd return to Serenbe Playhouse this fall with "Craigslist Chronicles: An #AllNew Cabaret!" This husband and wife comedic cabaret team bring an #AllNew show featuring the hilarious and ridiculous stories from actual craigslist ads. Meet characters looking for love, roomates and someone to buy their used crap. Featuring music inspired by the characters themselves, "Craigslist ...
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Barry McGovern Reads Samuel Beckett
11/6/2014

Noted Irish actor Barry McGovern performs readings from the poetry and prose of prolific 20th century novelist, playwright and poet Samuel Beckett. McGovern has had a long career in theater, film, television and radio and is regarded by many as one of the leading exponents of the work of Beckett. This event takes place at:
The Balzer Theater at Herren's
84 Luckie St. NW
A...
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Side Show
Today - 11/23/2014

See this musical of the moving story of two women joined at the hip whose extraordinary bondage brings them fame but denies them love. Based on the true story of siamese twins Violet and Daisy Hilton who became stars during the Depression. 
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Shrek the Musical
Today - 11/9/2014

Presented by The Theatre Project, you won't want to miss this amazing musical starring Jeffrey Bigger as Shrek, accompanied by a fatastically talented cast of 9- to 18-year-olds in other roles. 
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Year of Arabian Peninsula: Oud Hobbyist Association and Al Najoom Dance Troupe
11/7/2014

This performance is part of Kennesaw State University's Year of the Arabian Peninsula program presented by the KSU Division of Global Affairs. The performance by members of the Oud Hobbyist Association will showcase the music of the oud, or Arabic lute, which is one of the oldest stringed instruments in the world. Also performing is the Al Najoom dance troop from Oman.
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Il barbiere di Siviglia
Today - 11/9/2014

GSU's Opera Theater stages a production of Rossini's treasured opera "The Barber of Seville."
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Chainz/Broken
Today - 11/9/2014

"Chainz" and "Broken" are two one-act plays that will close Rising Sage Theatre Company's 2014 inaugural season. In "Chainz," a young teen has been gunned down and his killer set free, which leads to protests around the country. One protest in particular gets out of hand and lands four men from four different walks of life in a holding cell at the local police station. Through sadness, anger, j...
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Madama Butterfly
Today - 11/16/2014

Puccini's "Madama Butterfly" is a timeless tragedy of innocence lost in Nagasaki, Japan. This new co-production with the New Orleans Opera presents a fresh look at the story and is directed by Tomer Zvulun, with sets and projections by Erhard Rom and lighting by Robert Wierzel. Music Director Arthur Fagen conducts soprano Dina Kuznetsova in her North American role debut as the trusting Cio...
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Little Red and Peter and the Wolf
Today - 11/16/2014

Two great stories make their way to the Elm Street stage in this children's series.
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Reginald Batiste Presents: Mama's Prayer
11/8/2014

"Mama's Prayer" is the story of a mother's faith that is tested as she tries to hold her family together through the challenges of a materialistic world. It forces her to call upon the power of her belief that all things are possible through God.

This event takes place at:
The Balzer Theater at Herren's 
84 Luckie St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30303
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Shanti: A Journey of Peace
11/8/2014

Indian and Western cultures share the stage at this multimedia music and dance event.
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Forgotten
Today - 11/10/2014

Fame, unlike stone, is fleeting. All around Atlanta proof of this exists in the monuments memorializing household names of past decades and centuries. Those they honor have slipped into obscurity. Each is fascinating for the ways they illuminate dimly remembered parts of Atlanta’s multilayered history. Join Full Radius Dance at Pershing Point Park, home of a memorial dedicated to Fulton C...
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TranscenDANCE
11/9/2014

This benefit party includes a preview of new choreography, music and multi-media performed by Proia Dance Project in one of Marietta's most historic estates. This event takes place at:
Ivy Grove
473 Cherokee St.
Marietta, GA 30060
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GA Tech Dance Company: An Evening of the Arts
11/9/2014

Bringing together some of the finest performing arts groups on the Tech campus, this performance features Sympathetic Vibrations, DanceTech Performing Company and Georgia Tech Dance Company.
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Apache Cafe - November 10th through 16th
Today - 11/16/2014

Monday, 11/10:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 11/11:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Today - 12/28/2014

Start the holiday season with one of Atlanta's favorite traditions — a puppet adaptation of 1964's "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" and its beloved songs.
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Fall Dance Concert: Pyromania
Today - 11/15/2014

"Pyromania" is a dance performance featuring members of The KSU Dance Company. Choreographic repertory is presented and staged by Ivan Pulinkala, Daniel Gwirtzman, Mara Mandradjieff, Christine Welker, and Ido Tadmor.
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Morgan Freeman Presents The Magic Negro and Other Blackness
Today - 12/6/2014

Have you ever pondered the idea that Dr. Seuss’ "Green Eggs and Ham" might be racially charged? And just whose uncle is Uncle Ben? Well, maybe it’s time to take a closer look – a look narrated by none other than the iconic Morgan Freeman! No, not really. Using comedic sketches, improv and character pieces, this one-man show from the mind of Dad’s Garage’s own Mark ...
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Dogfight The Musical
Today - 11/22/2014

It's November 21, 1963. On the eve of their deployment to a small but growing conflict in Southeast Asia, three young Marines set out for one final boys' night of debauchery, partying, and maybe a little trouble. But when Corporal Eddie Birdlace meets Rose, an awkward and idealistic waitress he enlists to win a cruel bet with his fellow recruits, she rewrites the rules of the game and teaches h...
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SuicideGirls
11/13/2014

In Heaven.

SuicideGirls is excited to bring back the sexiest show on the planet, the SuicideGirls: Blackheart Burlesque tour!
*18 and over show
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Neil Hamburger
11/13/2014

With Major Entertainer Mike H. and Johnny Pemberton.

America’s Funnyman Neil Hamburger is the hardest working comedian in existence, performing up to 399 shows a year internationally to critical acclaim and audience bewilderment. He’s toured as the hand-picked opener for Tenacious D, Tim & Eric, and Faith No More.
*21 and over show
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The Candy Cane Murders: A Breaking Bad Holiday!
Today - 1/7/2015

No shows on November 27, December 24, December 25 and January 1. Everyone at the North Pole is getting ready for the Holidays, especially every elf’s favorite chemistry professor, Walter Snow! He’s a fun loving, happy-go-lucky elf until he gets some unfortunate news. Then he’ll do all he can to provide for his family at the North Pole by creating an amazing Blue Candy ...
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Kyle Abraham: Abraham.In.Motion
11/14/2014

MacArthur Fellow and Bessie Award-winning choreographer Kyle Abraham makes his Ferst Center debut with his new work "Pavement." The stage transforms into the abstract metaphor of a basketball court suspended in time and place in this penetrating look at African-American history and culture. Read the ...
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Chainz/Broken
Today - 11/16/2014

Rising State Theatre Company closes its inaugural season with two one-act plays about strength in times of tragedy. 
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Trust Byron
Today - 11/23/2014

Aris Theatre presents a collaboration with British actor/playwright George Costigan and his wife Julia North, who are making a special trip to Atlanta from their home in France to help produce and direct this one-man show about one of the most notorious characters of the 19th century. Just like its namesake, the evening is Mad, Bad and full of insights, thoughts and queries that are indeed dang...
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Wyatt Cenac
11/16/2014

Wyatt Cenac is a New York-based stand-up comedian, actor and writer best known for his work on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," where he was a correspondent and writer for half of the last decade. Prior to that, he spent three seasons writing on "King of the Hill." Cenac can be seen in Mike Birbiglia’s acclaimed film, "Sleepwalk With Me," Darren Grodsky’s independent film "G...
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WABE and NPR Present: Water ±
11/17/2014

Join NPR's Tamara Keith and WABE 90.1FM's Denis O'Hayer for a live storytelling experience directed by Tony Award Winner Kenny Leon.
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Urban Nutcracker
Today - 11/23/2014

"Urban Nutcracker" takes place on Atlanta’s own Sweet Auburn Avenue in the 1940’s and opens the weekend before Thanksgiving. Enjoy the soulful celebration, the majestic journey, and the whimsical and mysterious characters such as the Reggae Ragdolls, the sultry Arabian dancers, the Black Russian, Mother Spice and her tumbling Spice Drops, the bubbly Coca Cola Pas de Six, and the ele...
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Emory Dance Company: Intersections of Mind and Body
Today - 11/22/2014

Emory Dance Company collaborates with the Agnes Scott College Dance Department to perform "Prey," choreographed by Bebe Miller and restaged from a Labanotation score. Miller is considered one of the preeminent modern dance choreographers today and is the founder of a critically acclaimed company. Sarah Barry, dance faculty member at the University of Alabama, shares her classical sense of space...
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David Koechner
Today - 11/22/2014

One of the comedy world's best-kept secrets comes to Atlanta for three nights of stand-up.
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A Christmas Carol
Today - 12/24/2014

Celebrate the Alliance’s 25th anniversary staging of the beloved Dickens classic and the all-Atlanta cast audiences have come to treasure. On Christmas Eve, miserly Ebenezer Scrooge is visited by three ghosts —the spirits of Christmas Past, Present and Future — who help him see his life more clearly and teach him that it is never too late to change. "A Christmas Carol" is a ma...
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ART HOUSE
11/21/2014

From soft, subtle spectacle to the churning forces of a band of gypsy-like dancers, Gathering Wild presents "ART HOUSE," an enlivened evening of dance, music and sensory installations. The performers inhabit the lower level of the Callanwolde mansion. Audiences will be immersed in an atmospheric "love letter" to Callanwolde's natural beauty enhanced by visual artists Larry Holland, Rachel Jacks...
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Once Upon a Holiday
Today - 11/23/2014

SIDEWAYS Contemporary Dance Company gives "The Nutcracker" a bit of an "Alice in Wonderland" twist in this fun production.
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An Evening of Music, Dance and Song from Slavic Lands
11/22/2014

Atlanta Balalaika Society brings together dance and traditional balalaika music for a memorable concert.
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Dirty Dancing — The Classic Story on Stage
Today - 11/30/2014

"Dirty Dancing — The Classic Story on Stage" is an unprecedented live experience, exploding with heart-pounding music, passionate romance, and sensational dancing. Seen by millions across the globe, this worldwide smash hit tells the classic story of Baby and Johnny, two fiercely independent young spirits from different worlds who come together in what will be the most challenging and tri...
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Africa Umoja
Today - 11/30/2014

South Africa's brightest and most versitile young performers, singers, drummers and dancers take over the Rialto stage this week!
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Lyle the Crocodile
Today - 12/28/2014

In this family musical, one family is in for a shock when Lyle the Crocodile turns up in the bathtub of their new apartment! 
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It's a Wonderful Laugh
Today - 12/20/2014

The award-winning Dad's Garage Ensemble parodies the quintessential Christmas story "It's a Wonderful Life" at the Alliance this holiday season! 
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A Broadway Christmas Carol
Today - 12/21/2014

This high energy, three person show is a delicious cross between the classic Dickens' tale and uproarious song parodies of 33 of your favorite Broadway show tunes by Rodgers and Hammerstein, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Stephen Sondheim and many more. It is laugh-out-loud, roll-in-the-aisles funny, but it also stays close to the original Dickens' narrative. So join Onstage Atlanta this holiday season f...
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Ralphie May
11/29/2014

It will be an amazing night of history as comedian Ralphie May films his next comedy special, live at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre! As lovable as he is outrageous, May is one of the most popular comedians in the country. Since his debut on season one of "Last Comic Standing," audiences can't get enough of the larger than life comedian. Now, May proves he's "TOO BIG TO IGNORE" with his...
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The Santaland Diaries
Today - 12/31/2014

Popular NPR comedian David Sedaris once worked as a department store elf and, true to his style, wrote a hilarious story of the experience.
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Yo Gabba Gabba! Live!
12/3/2014

"Yo Gabba Gabba! Live!" is going on the road this fall with a new show titled "Music Is Awesome!" The coolest rock concert for kids (and parents!) is back to celebrate the show's fifth anniversary on the road. DJ Lance Rock and the Yo Gabba Gabba creators Christian Jacobs and Scott Schultz carefully hand-picked the setlist to make the most awesome show yet!
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John Oliver
12/4/2014

John Oliver, the HBO host of "Last Week Tonight," comes to Atlanta for a night of stand-up comedy.
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The Gifts of the Magi
Today - 12/21/2014

Back for a third season by popular demand, this musical about a penniless husband and wife in 19th century New York City is based on two of O. Henry's timeless stories. "The Gifts of the Magi" recall the love, charity and humanity that underpin every holiday season. 
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Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol
Today - 12/23/2014

Additional show times:
Sunday, December 14 at 2 p.m.
Tuesday, December 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, December 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 20 at 2 p.m.
Monday, December 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, December 23 at 2 and 7:30 p.m. A holiday tradition at the Tavern, Atlanta Shakespeare Company is proud of this very special adaptation of a timeless classic. A ha...
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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Today - 12/14/2014

Alexander can already tell — it's going to be a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day! Laugh and sing along with Alexander's misadventures in this hilarious musical with lyrics by Judith Viorst, author of the best-selling classic book.
*Recommended for children ages 5 through 10
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Picture Show
12/4/2014

In this stand-up comedic multimedia presentation, comedian Ben Palmer takes on cheesy Internet stock photos and company Facebook pages. Hear what Palmer really thinks those people in stock photos are saying, and hear how he'd respond as a customer service representative for cmopany Facebook pages. 
*18 and up only This event takes place at:
Laughing Skull Lounge<...
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The Snow Queen
Today - 12/23/2014

Additional show times:
Saturday, December 20 at 6 p.m.
Saturday, December 21 at 6 p.m.
Saturday, December 22 at 6 p.m.
Saturday, December 23 at 6 p.m. This winter, the classic tale of loyalty, redemption and love comes to life with the story that was the basis for the animated movie "Frozen," "The Snow Queen." In this world premiere adaptation by Rachel Teagle, audie...
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Merry Little Holiday Shorts
Today - 12/14/2014

The fourth installment of OnStage Atlanta's popular "Merry Little Holiday Shorts" features eight original one-acts by local and national playwrights. These new plays will surely tickle your funny bone or melt the heart of even the worst Holiday Grinch.
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Black Nativity
Today - 12/21/2014

"Black Nativity" is an African-American telling of the Nativity story, written by acclaimed African-American poet and playwright Langston Hughes. The first act of the show recreates the journey of Mary and Joseph, resplendent in African costumes, to Bethlehem, accompanied by a rousing repertoire of old-fashioned spirituals. The second act takes place nearly 2,000 years later at a modern day Afr...
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Bobcat Goldthwait
Today - 12/7/2014

Bobcat Goldthwait’s stand-up features hilarious riffs on politics, divorce, going broke, and his career as a director of film. His show is a wild ride of fun finding the funny no matter what the situation. Goldthwait has been on the creative fast track driven by his passion to make movies. Bobcat’s sixth movie entitled “Willow Creek,” a movie about Big Foot, is now avail...
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Murder, She Improvised
Today - 12/26/2014

Welcome to the Sunny Arse hotel! Site of rest, relaxation and a suspicious amount of MURDER! Luckily, Sir John Holmes and friends are on the case as they solve a completely new, hilarious and totally improvised murder every week. They'll use audience suggestions to catch the crook and figure out just whodunnit.
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The Georgia Ballet Presents: The Nutcracker
Today - 12/7/2014

Join The Georgia Ballet for its annual production of the holiday classic ballet "The Nutcracker."
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Sanders Family Christmas
Today - 12/14/2014

The Sanctified Sanders Family Singers return to the Marietta Square to celebrate the holidays with faith, family and old-fashioned fun. "Sanders Family Christmas" stars the beloved original Theatre in the Square cast! World War II provides the dramatic underpinning to the story of a family living in the rural town of Mount Pleasant, nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. They ar...
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A Christmas Carol
Today - 12/14/2014

The Academy Theatre performs at Hapeville's Village Church for six performances! Dicken's classic comes alive with new life as Director Lynna Schmidt takes the show and crafts a great way to see it repleat with song, joy, and a fun way to understand the season! This event takes place at:
Village Church
3418 Dogwood Dr.
Hapeville, GA 30354
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A Christmas Tradition
Today - 12/21/2014

"A Christmas Tradition" is The Strand's song and dance revue. Songs spotlighted include Christmas and holiday classics like "White Christmas," "Santa Baby" and "All I Want for Christmas Is You," as well as funky favorites like "Leroy the Redneck Reindeer," "Feliz Navidad" and "Run, Rudolph Run." The show also features a pre-show holiday sing-along with Ron Carter on the Mighty Allen Theatre Org...
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The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Dinner Show
Today - 12/27/2014

Now the largest interactive murder mystery comedy dinner show in the country, The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Dinner Show was voted 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010 "Best Dinner Show" in Los Angeles and Denver. Intriguing scenarios, challenging mysteries and true-to-life dialogue set The Dinner Detective apart and make it a night to remember.
*Ages 15 and up only
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Madeline’s Christmas
Today - 12/31/2014

"In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines lived 12 little girls in two straight lines,” begins the story of Madeline. This holiday season will be unlike any other for Madeline and her friends. While on their morning walk with Miss Clavel, the girls come down with the flu, and as they take to their bed, many wonder if they will be able to go home for Christmas. With the arrival...
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The Nutcracker Clayton
12/6/2014

The magic of "The Nutcracker" captivates audiences of all ages. A mysterious party guest, a heroic prince and the "Land of the Sweets" come to life in Atlanta Festival Ballet's delightful holiday classic. This event takes place at:
Clayton County Performing Arts Center
2530 Mt. Zion Parkway
Jonesboro, GA 30236
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Apache Cafe - December 8th through 14th
Today - 12/14/2014

Monday, 12/8:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 12/9:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Atlanta Ballet’s Nutcracker
Today - 12/28/2014

Let Atlanta Ballet transport you and your family into a magical world of dancing dolls, mischievous mice and sparkling snowflakes!
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4th Annual Flavors and Colors of Haiti
12/11/2014

The "4th Annual Flavors and Colors of Haiti" celebrates the culture of Haiti through dance and music. This exclusive evening features AYIKODANS Dance Company under the visionary artistry of Haitian choreographer, dancer and educator Jeanguy Saintus. The company will premiere two new dances, "Rasanble" and "Ranmase," during the performance. Proceeds from this event benefit the Haitian & Hait...
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Tanz Farm Series 2: Mouth to Mouth
Today - 12/13/2014

The Tanz Farm series brings performances, experiments and workshops emphasizing sociability, experience and conversation to The Goat Farm Arts Center. The mission of Tanz Farm is to provide a home for artists to show their own positions and to inspire direct interactions with the city of Atlanta. For this performance ate9 Dance Company brings the contemporary movement of Danielle Agami and her ...
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A Christmas Carol
Today - 12/24/2014

Additional show time: Wednesday, December 24 at 2 p.m. This musical adaptation of the beloved Dickens story features your favorite carols and original songs. Heartless and shrewd Ebeneezer Scrooge, who spends his days saving shillings and scorning joy in grimy Victorian London, is visited by a series of ghostly spirits who teach him the true meaning of Christmas, see his life more clear...
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Urban Holiday Soup
Today - 12/21/2014

Mark your calendars for holiday fun and farce as the 2014 edition of "Urban Holiday Soup" makes its long-awaited debut. Get your laugh on as Youth Ensemble of Atlanta pokes fun at everything that is mad and crazy about the holiday season. An Atlanta holiday tradition that’s perfect for the entire family! This event takes place at The Loft at Underground Atlanta.
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A Christmas Carol
Today - 12/23/2014

Additional time: Tuesday, December 23 at 8 p.m. In this holiday favorite, Charles Dickens shows Ebenezer Scrooge as he falls asleep in his dingy, cold quarters on Christmas Eve. The old miser is visited by three ghosts, each revealing to Scrooge his wrong doings and what will happen if he continues in his evil ways. A traditional holiday classic for the entire family, the show is guaran...
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The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!
Today - 12/21/2014

This delightful comedy, adapted from the best-selling book of the same name, tells the story of a couple faced with casting a family of rowdy, ill-mannered delinquents in the annual church Christmas pageant. The hilarity that ensues turns a holiday tradition into chaos, but the true spirit of the season ultimately comes through.
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Disney Junior Live On Tour! Pirate and Princess Adventure
Today - 12/14/2014

This never-before-seen live show features favorite characters from Disney Junior's hit series "Sofia the First" and "Jake and the Never Land Pirates." Join Sofia as she prepares for a royal celebration that helps teach the meaning of being a true princess with a special appearance by Cinderella. Then it's off to Never Land where Jake, Izzy and Cubby, with a little help from Peter Pan, battle Ca...
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The Nutcracker Henry
Today - 12/14/2014

The magic of "The Nutcracker" captivates audiences of all ages. A mysterious party guest, a heroic prince and the "Land of the Sweets" come to life in Atlanta Festival Ballet's delightful holiday classic.
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An Atlanta Christmas with Atlanta Radio Theatre Company and The Academy Theatre
Today - 12/14/2014

Welcome to Atlanta Radio Theatre Company's family Christmas! To every family Christmas that ever was or ever will be. Join ARTC as they gather together just as families used to around the radio, just as families continue to do during this magical time of year, as ARTC paints a vivid portrait of the season seen through Southern eyes. Now in its 15th consecutive year, this year ARTC offers a mix ...
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Pandemonium : Party to Support the Save WRAS Movement
12/13/2014

In Hell.

This event includes circus performers, dancers, a photo booth and nonstop glam rock! Glam rock has inspired hair bands, proto and post punk, Jrock and more. Glam rock has endured and influenced popular music for decades —j ust like WRAS! Think androgyny, glittering fashion and wild makeup. And at the Masquerade to boot!
*18 and over show
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Atlanta Improv: Comedy Club and Dinner Theatre
Today - 1/31/2015

The Atlanta Improv Comedy Club & Dinner Theatre features national touring comics with up to five shows a week, every Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening. There is an Open Mic night on Sunday evenings.

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Jeffrey Butzer and T.T. Mahony's Charlie Brown Christmas Tribute
12/18/2014

Jeffrey Bützer and T.T. Mahony present a jazzy musical tribute to Vince Guaraldi’s "A Charlie Brown Christmas." The show, now an established Atlanta tradition, makes its way outside the perimeter to a family friendly venue. Bützer and Mahony will be playing the whimsical Christmas songs that Charlie Brown and the gang have made favorites for the holiday season. Opening the show ...
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Collective Dance Project Winter Concert
Today - 12/21/2014

This is the first annual winter dance concert of the MJCCA's professional dance company, Collective Dance Project.
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The Nutcracker
Today - 12/21/2014

The Nutcracker, set to Tchaikovsky’s glorious music, is a heartwarming holiday tradition for every member of the family. Founded in 1991 by Artistic Director Joan Kall Stewart, Sawnee Ballet Theatre is a non-profit organization that provides young dancers the opportunity to perform and develop their artistic talents in a professional-level environment.  This event takes ...
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Christmas Card Cabaret
12/18/2014

This holiday season OSA has a very special musical Christmas Card. Join them for a night of holiday classics, fun, family and friendship as they celebrate the happiest time of the year. Delivering these delightful Christmas Cards are Misty Barber, Chase Crandell, Emily Diamond, Nick Morrett, Daniel Pino and Olivia Kaye Sloan accompanied by Glen Sloan at the piano.
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Krampus Xmas
Today - 12/20/2014

7 Stages’ annual holiday rock n’ roll show is back and wilder than ever! “It’s wonderful working with such talented local artists. We have live music by The Little Five Points Rock Star Orchestra and seductive southern burlesque from Syrens of the South,” said Michael Haverty, associate artistic director and co-director of the production. In celebration of the 5th ...
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Family Improv
Today - 1/30/2015

The Basement Theatre serves up hilarious family improv comedy for all ages based on audience suggestions, so you never know where the story will lead you.
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Improv Blender
Today - 1/30/2015

The Basement Players mix it up with different styles of improv and different kinds of shows based on audience suggestion and interactions.
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Marvel Universe LIVE!
Today - 12/22/2014

Twenty-five Marvel characters come together for one epic quest in this live action show.
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The Nutcracker
Today - 12/21/2014

Experience the magic, sparkle, mystery and merriment of this fanciful adventure. Audience members are transported away from the season's stresses into a land of militant mice, dancing snowflakes and sparkling sugarplums. Additional special events include a "Land of Sweets" tea on Saturday, December 20 at 2:30 p.m., which is a tasty party where the characters come off the stage to meet their fan...
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A Soulful Christmas
Today - 12/21/2014

Broadway veteran and Dance Fitness star on the Dr. Oz Show, Stepp Stewart, has created a musical event for the entire family this holiday season. A Soulful Christmas has it all. This African American Christmas tale takes you back in time when Christmas Eve meant pure magic. Feel the excitement of being a little kid again as our lead characters, Destiny and Julius, get the Christmas surprise of ...
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Down in the Basement
Today - 1/31/2015

Players improvise short scenes and games based on audience suggestions.
*Recommended for ages 13 and up
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Irish Christmas in America LIVE! in Roswell
12/20/2014

Roswell welcomes top Irish music, song and dance performers live on stage this weekend.
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Atlanta Celtic Christmas
Today - 12/21/2014

Celebrate the solstice season with the music and dance of the ages! Fiddlers, dancers, harpers, singers, Highland pipers and bards from the Irish, Scottish, Welsh and Appalachian traditions have enchanted Atlanta audiences for years in this family friendly event from The Celtic Company. Merry Christmas! Or, as they say in Gaelic, "Nollaig Shona!"
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Kingsized Holiday Jubilee
12/20/2014

Big Mike Geier and his Kingsized Rock ‘n Roll orchestra, along with the Dames Aflame Dancers, Really Big Santa and other special guests, bring tidings of comfort and joy with their signature glitz and glamour in what has become a tinsel-time tradition at the Variety Playhouse. The all-ages show features your Holiday favorites by the likes of Bing Crosby, Nat King Cole, Andy Williams, Heat...
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Clark Taylor's 'A Christmas Carol' - A One Man Show
12/21/2014

Noted actor Clark Taylor brings his one-man "Christmas Carol" to the Academy Theatre (Stockbridge Community Arts Center). Taylor performs all the parts all in just two hours.
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Up on the Housetop
12/22/2014

"Up on the Housetop" is a family friendly celebration of the holidays. The event features Santa's favorites with children, friends and family, including a very special guest.
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Superscene
Today - 1/22/2015

In Superscene, five directors create five unique improvised stories that compete for audience votes. Stories are told one scene at a time, and each round a story gets cut, leaving only one that rises to the top. To make it to the end, the directors have to pull out all of the stops because there can be only one… SUPERSCENE!Buy Now]]>
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Apache Cafe - December 29th through January 4th
Today - 1/4/2015

Monday, 12/29:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 12/30:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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The Stinky Cheese Man
Today - 1/11/2015

No shows on Thursday, January 1 or Tuesday, January 6.

Based on the wildly popular book by Jon Scieszka, Jack (of Beanstalk fame) guides the audience through this hilarious collection of fairy tale parodies, including a duckling who really is just ugly and a man made of stinky cheese instead of gingerbread!
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A Stones New Year's Eve
12/31/2014

Stephen Skipper and his Rolling Stones Tribute band are back for New Year’s Eve! Ring in 2015 with one of the best rock shows in Atlanta and all of the Stones favorites. Skipper puts on a show that teems with the same unbridled spirit and raw energy that made The Rolling Stones the iconic act it is today. Fans will be satisfied with the pout, preen and raunchy riff they’d expect, br...
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A Cabaret Celebrating Judy Garland
12/31/2014

Start making your New Year's Eve plans now! And why not spend it with the iconic Judy Garland, played by Natasha Drena?
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New Year's Eve Shizzazzle
12/31/2014

Ring in the new year with a belly full of laughs and somewhat palate-able champagne! You'll see a cavalcade of ridiculous improvised games and scenes starring a collection of the finest improvisers in the Dad's Garage ensemble.

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Bungalow Ball NYE
12/31/2014

Bungalow Ball will combine the elements of music, fashion, film and acrobatical art to create a world class experience. The signature entertainment will include an eclectic mix of renowned Dj’s, captivating live bands, and an assortment of speciality performances to make for an unforgettable evening. As you experience the sprawling event, it is inevitable that your senses will be overwhel...
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Resolutionary War
12/31/2014

Who will fall off the wagon first? Rock in the New Year with "Resolutionary Wars" and a champagne toast at midnight.
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The Merry Wives of Windsor
Today - 2/1/2015

The lecherous Sir John Falstaff sets his sights on the wives of Windsor, leading to a side splitting evening filled with mischief, schemes, a buck basket, a wood full of fairies and one pair of horns.
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Shen Yun
Today - 1/4/2015

With classical Chinese dance, a live orchestra, dazzling costumes and animated backdrops, Shen Yun transports audience members to another world.
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Apache Cafe - January 5th through 11th
Today - 1/11/2015

Monday, 1/5:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 1/6:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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One Slight Hitch
Today - 1/25/2015

Hang on to your seats, because Lewis Black (yes, THAT Lewis Black from "The Daily Show"), has written a play.
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Angel Street
Today - 1/31/2015

A Broadway hit first produced on the West End under the title "Gaslight" and filmed twice, "Angel Street" tells the story of the Manninghams who live on Angel Street in 19th Century London. As the curtain rises, all appears the essence of Victorian tranquility. It is soon apparent however, that Mr. Manningham, a suavely handsome man, is slowly driving his gentle, devoted wife Bella, to the brin...
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Graves Injustice
1/9/2015

Anthony Graves presents a one-man show about his 12 years living on death row, all while maintaining his innocence for a crime he did not commit.
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A Night at the Beam
1/10/2015

Moving in the Spirit alumni join forces to benefit the next generation of young people in the organization's programs. Hosted by Moving in the Spirit's Alumni Committee, "A Night at The Beam" features performances by program alumni and professional artists, including Alexia Jones, Camille Jackson, Amazing Grace and Crossover Movement Arts. Join the alumni as they reimagine dances from Moving in...
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The State Ballet Theatre of Russia: Swan Lake
1/11/2015

Russia's top up-and-coming ballet stars come to the Fox to perform one of ballet's most popular shows.
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An Evening In the City
1/11/2015

Take a trip to the city and join City Gate Dance Theater as it presents its newest works at The Westside Cultural Arts Center. Be a part of the growing artistic experience in Atlanta and witness an evening of new, dynamic and thought provoking works. The performance features premieres of CGDT professional student works and a preview of the upcoming Ballet Cinema Project "The Stone Walls."
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The Lizard and El Sol
Today - 1/31/2015

Get your tickets now for this bilingual show for young audiences at the Alliance!
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Menopause The Musical® - SOLD OUT
Today - 1/18/2015

Four women at a lingerie sale with nothing in common but a black lace bra AND memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and more! This hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from the 1960s, '70s and '80s will have audience members cheering and dancing in the aisles. See what millions of women worldwide have been laughing about for 13 years! It's the Hilarious C...
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The Big Bad, Little Red, Pig Show
Today - 1/25/2015

Little Red is ridin' into the 'hood and the Big Bad Wolf is working double-time in this twisted, tangle of tales.
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Rain Pryor: Fried Chicken and Latkes
Today - 1/17/2015

Rain Pryor, the daughter of comic Richard Pryor and a Jewish go-go dancer, brings her story to the stage in this one-woman show. Read the ArtsATL review >
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Swing Night at Callanwolde
Today - 1/29/2015

Dance the night away at this weekly swing dance event.
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Last Laugh!
Today - 1/24/2015

Coming to the Elm Street stage is iThink’s first annual "Last Laugh!" comedy competition. Stand-up comedians and comedic troupes compete for audience members' laughter, but only one will take the last laugh. Comedians and comedy groups perform in the Preliminary Shows on January 16 and 17, hoping to get a pass to the Finale on January 24. Eight comedians and groups move on to compete for ...
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Film Love: The New England Home Movie Tour, Atlanta Edition
1/16/2015

During the film industry's move to digital formats and projection, the enduring and unique quality of 16mm film has become increasingly attractive to artists. For this event Film Love presents a visit from New England filmmaker Warren Cockerham, who brings a selection of current 16mm works from award-winning filmmakers based in the northeast. Handmade, intimate and visually dynamic, these excep...
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Private Lives
Today - 2/8/2015

No 8 p.m. show on Thursday, January 22. A comedy of manners and marriage, ex-lovers Amanda Prynne and Elyot Chase find themselves both honeymooning with their new spouses at the same hotel in France. Old resentments quickly fan the fires of an old flame. Always lively, Noel Coward’s script is filled to the brim with clever barbs and witty retorts as Prynne and Chase bounce back an...
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How to Almost Get Away with 50 Shades of Murder
Today - 4/15/2015

The mysterious billionaire Christian Beige has been murdered, but by who? Anesthesia needs help from lawyer Analise Cheating to solve the case, so join Agatha's for a dinner theatre show in which the audience decides who's guilty or innocent in this crime!
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The Meeting
Today - 2/12/2015

Fascinating and dramatically compelling, this eloquent play depicts the supposed meeting of two of the most important men of modern times: Malcolm X and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Differing in their philosophies, but alike in their mutual respect, the two men debate their varying approaches to the same grave social problems, both prepared to die for their beliefs but neither aware of how soon t...
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Romeo and Juliet: The Play vs. The Ballet
1/19/2015

Sit back and learn all about what it takes to put on "Romeo and Juliet" the play versus the ballet.
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Alliance Theatre Collision Project Performance
1/19/2015

Join in during Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend to commemorate the Civil Rights Movement with this special live performance and talk with Pearl Cleage.
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Newsies
Today - 1/25/2015

Direct from Broadway comes "Newsies," the smash-hit, crowd-pleasing new musical from Disney. Winner of the 2012 Tony Awards for Best Score and Best Choreography, "Newsies" has audiences and critics alike calling it “A musical worth singing about!” (The New York Times). Filled with one heart-pounding number after another, it’s a high-energy explosion of song and dance you just ...
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Bad Jews
Today - 2/22/2015

Written and developed by Joshua Harmon during his playwriting residency at Actor's Express, "Bad Jews" returns to Atlanta following a run as the most acclaimed comedy of the past New York theatre season.
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Tuck Everlasting
Today - 2/22/2015

A young girl dreaming of adventure meets a family with a fascinating secret in this world premiere musical.
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2015 Peach State Storytelling Festival
Today - 1/24/2015

Hear seasoned storyteller Donald Davis and a host of other tellers in this annual festival celebrating live stories. 
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Stories on the Edge of Night - SOLD OUT
1/22/2015

The dark night of the soul; the bleak mid-winter; a new year; the time for spiritual journeys to begin and haunting forces to let loose. Join Southern Order of Storytellers on this night of tales that will astound, provoke, enliven and endear you. Nine raconteurs who represent some of the finest in Atlanta's reality storytelling scene will bring an evening of entertainment not to be missed: Ann...
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Stories for a Winter Night
Today - 1/24/2015

Atlanta storyteller Rob Cleveland regales audiences with his imaginative and irresistible retellings of stories and folktales in this performance. Parental guidance is suggested for children under the age of 13.
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The Waffle Palace
Today - 3/8/2015

From births to marriages, to police chases and lottery wins, anything can happen at 3 a.m. in the Waffle Palace. Inspired by amazing real life events at Waffle House restaurants, Larson and Lee let loose with this roller coaster of humor and imagination in which John Pickett and his staff battle to keep their Midtown diner open against heavy odds. The Waffle Palace: where everyone is welcome an...
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Attic
Today - 1/24/2015

Following a year of deepened cultural investigation, Staibdance announces the premiere of "Attic," an evening-length, episodic meditation on the nature of memory. Together with a cast of 12 dancers, artistic director and choreographer George Staib considers how and where we hold, carry, store and often bury remembrances of the past. Born in pre-Revolutionary Iran, Staib draws on his memories of...
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Pizza Man
Today - 2/15/2015

Julie Rodgers has had a very bad day. Her boss decides to fire her after making a pass at her. Then her roommate comes storming in the midst of an eating frenzy after finding out her man has just left her for his ex-wife. So how do these women respond? With vengeance! And who’s the nearest target? Why, the Pizza Man, of course. "Pizza Man" is a wild and saucy satire about sex, women and r...
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A Weekend with Scott Adsit
Today - 1/24/2015

Funny man and all-around rad dude Scott Adsit will be joining Dad's Garage's usual gang of idiots for some kick-ass improv shows! He was nothing short of hilarious as Pete Hornberger on "30 Rock" and got his start as an improviser at Second City, so just think of what he can do here with Dad's Garage! Adsit will be joining Dad's improvisers for four shows. The first half of each show will be ro...
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Dance Canvas 2015 Performance Series
Today - 1/24/2015

Dance Canvas' 2015 Performance series introduces audiences to an exciting combination of ballet, modern and contemporary works choreographed by Melanie Aceto, Aaron Atkins, Annielille Kollman, Kim Linenkohl and Britt Whitmoyer, as well as returning artists Dana Woodruff, Lonnie Davis and Artistic Director Angela Harris. The performance also features new works by DC NEXT alum/University of the a...
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Peter and the Wolf
1/23/2015

This unique and delightful concert for all ages tells the classic tale of young Peter through orchestral instruments that represent each of the characters. Nicole Marane plays organ, John Lemley narrates, and John Lawless plays percussion for this performance.
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Attempted Father: Marriage and Miscarriage
Today - 1/25/2015

Sketch MacQuinor presents a mostly one man show using humor and a little music to explore a less-than-entirely successful voyage toward parenthood.
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John Mulaney
1/24/2015

John Mulaney is quickly becoming one of the most sought after young comedians and actors in the comedy world. Mulaney can currently be seen starring in FOX’s new comedy "Mulaney," about a rising stand-up comic trying to take his career to the next level. He also serve...
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24-Hour Opera Project
1/24/2015

See what teams can create in just 24 hours for this annual Atlanta Opera favorite.
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FouseyTUBE - VENUE CHANGE
1/25/2015

Yousef Saleh Erakat, also known by the stage name FouseyTUBE, is a Palestinian American entertainer and motivational speaker who devotes much of his time towards producing parodies, vlogs, comedy sketches and pranks which he uploads to his YouTube channel. This event takes place at:
Aisle 5
1123 Euclid Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30307 *This event was orginally scheduled...
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Apache Cafe - January 26th through February 1st
Today - 2/1/2015

Monday, 1/36:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 1/27:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Full Radius Dance and the Fulbright
1/26/2015

This event is a reception and discussion with Fulbright-Shuman scholar Monika Pozek. There will be refreshments, a performance by the company and Pozek, and a discussion of Monika's residency with Full Radius Dance. Also in attendence will be guest artist Alice Sheppard. This event takes place at:
The Trolley Barn
963 Edgewood Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
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Wendy Whelan: Restless Creature
1/27/2015

Ballet veteran Wendy Whelen may have retired from the New York City Ballet last year, but she hasn't retired from the stage. 
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Global Voices: Spring Staged Readings
Today - 2/21/2015

Theater Emory celebrates the fresh perspectives of 13 playwrights from our culturally diverse theater community. Guest writers, directors and performers explore how we view our history, identity, personal relationships and writing for the 21st century. Attend at least six readings and receive free entry into the "Global Voices Trip Around the World Closing Party" on February 15 at 5 p.m.! Get y...
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Rainforest Adventures
Today - 3/15/2015

Anacondas, howler monkeys and sloths, oh my! It's a jungle out there in this entertaining and educational peek at the amazing Amazonian rainforest! Experience a day in the life of more than 30 exotic plants and animals in this vital ecosystem.
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James Gregory: Funniest Man in America
1/30/2015

The Funniest Man in America, James Gregory, is back at the The Strand Theatre. Gregory does not tip-toe through life as if he's walking on broken glass or egg shells. That style is evident on stage as well. He is not politically correct. Much of his humor is centered on brilliant observations of crazy relatives. He delights in poking fun at modern sensitive parents and out-of-control environmen...
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Dark Swan – A “Girls’ Night Out” Event with Urban Bush Women
1/30/2015

Urban Bush Women perform Nora Chipaumire’s "Dark Swan," a 25-minute, sensual work exploring the presentation and representation of the African female body. Chipaumire said the work celebrates the “African/black women who refuse to wither away and die or die beautifully.” All proceeds from this event provide admission for children attending the student matinee of the Rialto&rsq...
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Urban Bush Women
1/31/2015

Bold. Demanding. Unapologetically raw. These are just a few of the terms used to describe Urban Bush Women, who since 1984 have used movement as a movement, their art confronting social issues and imploring civic action. The company, founded by acclaimed director Jawole Willa Jo Zollar, exists to challenge identity politics and freedom of expression. Their tapestry weaves contemporary sounds an...
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Wild Kratts Live!
1/31/2015

Animated Kratt Brothers, Martin and Chris, “come to real life” in a classically Wild Kratts story. Off “To the Creature Rescue!” the Kratt Brothers activate some fan favorite Creature Power Suits to confront a comic villain. Through hilarious pratfalls and amazing animal "wow" facts the Wild Kratts team rescues a helpless animal friend and returns her home “Living ...
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Elvis Lives
1/31/2015

Elvis Lives, which keeps on capturing the imaginations and interests of fans of all types, including Broadway, concert and Elvis aficionados, is an unforgettable multi-media and live musical journey across Elvis' life featuring winners from Elvis Presley Enterprises' annual worldwide Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest, each representing Elvis during different stages in his career. The Elvis ...
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Inspiration Unboxed - Positive Music and Poetry
1/31/2015

Mark SQuared presents Inspiration UNboxed with live music from some of the cities most talented and uplifting singers, musicians and spoken word artists. A menagerie of inspirational musicians, singers and poets will share their hearts and souls and leave you with enough positive energy to get you through the year. Featuring:
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In The Mood
2/1/2015

Hop aboard the “Chattanooga Choo Choo” to “Tuxedo Junction” and get “In the Mood” to hear a “Moonlight Serenade” performed by a 13-piece Big Band and six singer-dancers with some hot boogie woogie! In The Mood is a fully staged tribute to Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, The Andrews Sisters and big band greats of the ’40s. Complete with period co...
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Bloody Pulp: Crisis in the American Comic Book
Today - 2/8/2015

Co-directed by Charles Parrott and Jim Davis, this world premiere explores the history and mysteries surrounding the creation of comic books in America and the code that almost crushed them.
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Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company
Today - 2/7/2015

This New York dance company looks back at its early years at this performance, with a focus on the power of the duet.
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Romeo and Juliet
Today - 3/1/2015

Join Atlanta Shakespeare Company for its 15th anniversary of performing this play about young lovers, feuding families and one Friar with good intentions.
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fml: how Carson McCullers saved my life
Today - 2/22/2015

Additional show times:
Thursday, February 12 at 10 a.m.
Saturday, February 21 at 2 p.m. 

No 8 p.m. show time on Thursday, February 19. "fml: how Carson McCullers saved my life" by Sarah Gubbins is about a lesbian teenager’s daily struggle to avoid being noticed, to survive the torment of bullying behavior, and to embrace one teacher’s determination ...
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Battle: Space Wars
Today - 3/7/2015

No show February 14. Pay What You Can Show: Monday, February 16 at 8 p.m. From the guys who brought you "The Revengence" and "Effed Up Fairy Tales," here comes a sci-fi adventure that’ll knock your Cylon-loving socks off. In the writers’ signature, fast-paced, mash-em-up style you’ll see super talented actors weaving in and out of all sorts of characters and st...
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Jerry Seinfeld
2/6/2015

America's premier comedian, Jerry Seinfeld, will be performing
his signature stand-up routine at the Fox Theatre. Seinfeld has been hailed for his uncanny ability to joke about the little things in life that relate to audiences everywhere. 
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Jean-Christophe Maillot’s Roméo et Juliette
Today - 2/14/2015

Back by popular demand, this show takes audiences through literature's most popular love story.
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Clubesque: A Modern Cabaret
2/6/2015

Vegas, Broadway, Cabaret and Burlesque come together in a nonstop experience from Old Hollywood classics to modern day party hits! This 90 minute production is a perfect combination of past meets present. Acclaimed singers, dancers, musicians, burlesque and drag performers from all over the world unite on one stage for one night; to bring you a unique experience in what we call “interacti...
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That Thing Called Love
2/6/2015

Join Jamie Katz, Kylie Brown and Mary Nye Bennett as they take us on a journey of love in a delightful Valentine's cabaret. Consisting of musical theatre, pop and jazz standards, this show will take you through the highs, lows and laughs of being in love!

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Half a Loaf
Today - 3/6/2015

It’s fast, furious, all original scripted comedy: a world premier every three minutes! Be the first to lay eyes and ears on brand new work from Sketchworks’ talented crew of actors and writers. The one-act show begins at 8 p.m., followed by an additional improv show at 9 p.m. 
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Collective 51's Awards Show
2/6/2015

Each month, some of Atlanta's finest female improvisers perform 90 minutes of short-form games and scenes. The show promises a fun-for-all-ages event featuring some of Atlanta's finest female improvisers. The show will incorporate short-form and long-form comedy based on audience suggestions.
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Surface
Today - 2/8/2015

"Surface" is designed to be a glimpse into the world, current behaviors, vanities and lives. The group asks the audience to observe themselves and to open their eyes to the world that they obsess over in comparison to a world that is so real and beautiful, located three inches above where they are all fixated on their phones. "Surface" is an immersive-transient live gallery performance.
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Kimberly Akimbo
Today - 2/21/2015

Additional time: Thursday, February 12 at 8 p.m. "Kimberly Akimbo" is a hilarious and heartrending play about a teenager with a rare condition causing her body to age faster than it should. Kimberly is forced to reevaluate her life while contending with a hypochondriac mother, a rarely sober father, a scam-artist aunt, her own mortality and, most terrifying of all, th...
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Dance Chance Atlanta
Today - 3/7/2015

No January event scheduled Dance Chance Atlanta is a monthly showcase of fresh works by three local dance-makers with a casual talk-back led by a guest moderator. Dance Chance Atlanta seeks to provide a platform for Atlanta choreographers and dance artists to showcase, develop and experiment with their works as well as...
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Jane, le renard, et moi (Jane, the Fox and Me)
Today - 2/22/2015

Atlanta's French language theatre company tells the story of a young girl who finds comfort in the classic novel "Jane Eyre" when she finds herself the victim of bullying.
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Broadway Bash
2/7/2015

"Broadway Bash" is Stage Door Players'  annual fundraising event. The event includes entertainment by the Kit Kat Klub Cabaret and the Luck Be A Lady Casino. The entertainment and raffle begin at 6:30 p.m. There is a plated seated dinner at 8 p.m. followed by dancing and raffle drawings. This event takes place at:
North Dekalb Cultural Center
5339 Chamblee Dunwoody ...
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Princess Party and Sing A-long
2/7/2015

Put on your prettiest dress and tiara and join your favorite Princesses for a fun-filled cabaret! Lyric has teamed up with Ever After Entertainment to bring you an afternoon you won't forget. Their Princesses will sing all the greatest hits and you can dance and sing right a-long with them. After the show, there will be a meet and greet where you can have your picture taken with your favorite p...
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Brown Ballerina: BB Jam Session
2/7/2015

Rock out to a '90s beat with singers, poets, live painters and drawers at this event. There will also be contemporary ballet performances and an exclusive screening of the anticipated short film "Brown Ballerina." Hangout and enjoy good food and drink specials at Delightful Eatz with Director/Creator Chassidy Jade and find out the real story behind "Brown Ballerina" as well as exclusive info on...
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Katt Williams
2/7/2015

Comedian Katt Williams brings his "Born Again ... Again" tour to Philips Arena.
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Premier Premiere: A Movement Series
Today - 2/14/2015

"Premier Premiere: A Movement Series" features the works of innovative artists responding to Eyedrum’s new space, as well as a question and answer with the artists afterward. Schedule of events:
February 7: Performances by Corian Ellisor and Nicole Kedaroe and dance films curated by Onur Topal-...
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The Ugly Duckling and The Tortoise and the Hare
2/8/2015

Lightwire Theatre brings its cutting edge technology, moving sculpture and dance to the MJCCA as it presents an unforgettable theatrical experience bringing new life to Hans Christian Andersen’s "The Ugly Duckling," and Aesop’s Fable "The Tortoise and the Hare." Lightwire Theater, with its dazzling visuals, poignant choreography and creative use of music ranging from classical to ja...
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Sensory-Friendly Performance of Rainforest Adventures
2/8/2015

The Center is taking performances down a notch and creating an autism-friendly environment this Sunday!
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ChoreoLab 2015
2/8/2015

This event is an information choreography showcase following an intensive three-day choreographic process that demonstrates the commitment of KSU dance majors to innovative artistry and performance. This event takes place at:
Kennesaw State University, Chastain Pointe Studios
1000 Chastain Rd.
Chastain Pointe, Suite 306
Kennesaw, GA 30144
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Apache Cafe - February 9th through 15th
Today - 2/15/2015

Monday, 2/9:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 2/10:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Detroit '67
Today - 3/8/2015

Get ready to groove to the sounds of Motown in this new musical about Motor City's complicated past.
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Write Club Atlanta
Today - 3/11/2015

"Write Club" is the tenderest bloodsport. It's a provocative, challenging, thought-evoking event experience in which two opposing writers each have seven minutes to discuss two opposing ideas. In the end, the audience picks a winner in this lit-kick to the back of the skull. The writers compete for cash, which goes to a charity of their choosing. The event is hosted by Write Club Atlanta V...
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Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey®: Legends
Today - 2/16/2015

Behold the living legends! Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® brings the unbelievable to children of all ages in an all-new show — "Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey®: Legends." Experience unimaginable family fun as amazing performers from around the globe perform awe-inspiring feats of daring, spectacles of strength and thrills of wonder to summon the ...
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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Today - 2/15/2015

This American dance treasure returns to the Fox with a new work inspired by "the voice of the Civil Rights Movement." Read the ArtsATL preview >
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Silent Sky
Today - 3/1/2015

Additional show times:
Saturday, February 21 at 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 28 at 2:30 p.m. In this period romance imbued with much more depth than that descriptor usually denotes, astonishing personal and professional discoveries await real-life American astronomer Henrietta Leavitt (1868-1921) as she challenges the male astronomers of Harvard and her era and discovers the ...
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Yankl on the Moon
Today - 2/22/2015

Physical comedy and mournful poetry depict the character of Yankl as he tries to keep the memory of his village alive in this one-man show.
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Cheaper by the Dozen
Today - 3/1/2015

Suppose you're an attractive high school girl and you're not only a member of a large and unique family but your father is, in fact, one of the great pioneers of industrial efficiency. Then suppose he decides, for no apparent reason, to apply his unorthodox methods to you and to the rest of your big family. The results are terribly embarrassing, funny and—it must be admitted—extreme...
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Catch Me If You Can
Today - 3/1/2015

Frank W. Abagnale Jr. runs away from home as a teenager and works his way up the ladder of success with his boyish charm and forged checks.
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Family Storytelling: Emerging Voices
2/13/2015

Southern Order of Storytellers' Father Goose Brigade presents an evening of live stories at Callanwolde.
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StinkyKids® The Musical
Today - 3/8/2015

The award-winning StinkyKids® books and characters come to life in this new stage adaptation.
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on love
Today - 2/15/2015

Follow CORE dancers around Callanwolde Mansion as they move from room to room in this romantic performance.
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Love Letters
Today - 2/22/2015

"Love Letters" is a play by A. R. Gurney that was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The play centers on two characters, Melissa Gardner and Andrew Makepeace Ladd III. Using the epistolary form sometimes found in novels, they sit side by side at tables and read the notes, letters and cards ─ in which over nearly 50 years, they discuss their hopes and...
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The C.A. Lyons Project
Today - 3/8/2015

The '80s. Black was in. They invented it. The founder of one of the city’s most important African-American dance companies is dying of AIDS, and the three lead dancers must find the strength and individual creative push to keep the company going without their charismatic leader. These are the Three Graces of the 20th Century: Chaos Unit, a tattooed hip hop phenom; Bethlehem Dunning, a bal...
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The Wedding Singer
Today - 2/22/2015

The Wedding Singer takes you back to a time when hair was big, greed was good, collars were up, and a wedding singer might just be the coolest guy in the room. It’s 1985 and rockstar wannabe Robbie Hart is New Jersey’s favorite wedding singer. He’s the life of the party, until his own fiancee leaves him at the altar. Shot through the heart, Robbie makes every wedding as disast...
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Atlanta Ballet Fellowship Ensemble Presents Snow White
Today - 2/15/2015

Treat your family to a charming one-hour ballet version of "Snow White." Cheer on the young heroine and her prince as they foil the plots of the evil queen! Designed for younger audiences, ages 12 and under, the family ballet is the perfect way to introduce children to the joys of dance and a great afternoon activity.
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One Billion Rising Atlanta - REVOLUTION
2/14/2015

One Billion Rising Atlanta - REVOLUTION is over 100 Atlanta partner organizations for the worldwide campaign to end violence against women and girls. Joing them drum, dance, rise and sing!

This event takes place at:
Atlanta City Hall Atrium
55 Trinity Avenue
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
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Passion and Poetry
2/14/2015

Passion & Poetry fuses the art of spoken word and live music with a sensual twist, intimate conversations and Broadway-like performances featuring critically acclaimed poets and musicians from around the country.

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Frenchie Davis
Melvin Miller
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Poetry Out Loud - Regional Competition
2/14/2015

Poetry Out Loud is an innovative program that encourages high school students to learn about great poetry through memorization and performance of the written word. It incorporates the dynamic aspects of slam poetry, spoken word, and theater into English and drama classes. Functioning much like a spelling bee, the Poetry Out Loud competition uses a pyramid structure that begins in the classroom....
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Mummenschanz
2/15/2015

Inspiring, captivating and playful, the performers of Mummenschanz create a magical world of possibilities, all without uttering a word. The troupe's inventive use of forms, shadow, light and the creative manipulation of sculptural, expressive masks result in a visually stunning spectacle of visual theatre that has entertained audiences of all ages for more than 40 years.
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Zoetic Dance Ensemble Open Rehearsal
2/15/2015

Join Zoetic Dance Ensemble for an open rehearsal previewing its newest work "LUX." Be the first to see this work, which will premiere in Athens at the University of Georgia at the end of February.
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Phazes of Love
2/15/2015

Phazes Of Love (POL) is an annual charitable dance extravaganza that features the latest works of some of the best choreographers in the world.  Each year, choreographers are individually selected based on showmanship, creativity and their ability to capture the overall attention.
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The Art of Activism
2/15/2015

7 Stages Theatre and Theatre du Reve are presenting an afternoon of performances and talkbacks focused on bullying problems. The afternoon begins with a performance of "Jane, the Fox and Me," continues with a talkback session "Writing off Bullying Behavior: A Panel Discussion on Bullying Behavior," followed by an opportunity for audience members to create an artistic response (painting, poetry)...
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Apache Cafe - February 16th through 22nd
Today - 2/22/2015

Monday, 2/16:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 2/17:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Wicked
Today - 3/8/2015

No 1 p.m. show on Thursday, February 26. Back by “Popular” demand. Variety calls "Wicked" "a cultural phenomenon,” and it continues to break box office records and sell out in record time. Winner of over 50 major awards, including a Grammy and three Tony Awards, Wicked is “Broadway’s biggest blockbuster” (The New York Times). Long before that girl fro...
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Anne Frank: Within and Without
Today - 3/8/2015

Talkback: Friday, February 20 at 9 p.m. "Anne Frank: Within and Without" examines the life of a remarkable young girl who is trying to make sense of an irrational world. Examining her hopes, dreams, and the inner strength that carried her from day to day during Nazi oppression and persecution, this celebratory piece is not just about death, war or "that poor little girl," but rather act...
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Roswell Roots: Slammin’ in the Suburbs
2/19/2015

Roswell's annual poetry slam takes place this week as part of the 2015 Roswell Roots Festival!
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4000 Miles
Today - 3/1/2015

Feisty 91-year-old grandmother Vera is roused in the middle of the night by an unexpected visitor. It’s Leo, her 21 year‑old grandson, who has been traveling on a bike for months, and now he’s looking for a place to hunker down. The action in this quirky dramatic comedy takes place in a tiny apartment in New York City’s West Village. Over the course of a single month, these ...
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Little Shop of Horrors
Today - 3/28/2015

Comedy horror rock musical Little Shop of Horrors, composed by Alan Menken and writer Howard Ashman, is about a nerdish florist finds his chance for success and romance. Too bad it is all due to the help of a giant man-eating plant who demands to be fed.
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Jonah Bokaer Performance
2/21/2015

Jonah Bokaer has cultivated a new form of choreography whose structural supports rely on visual art and design to transform public viewing and understanding of dance. His dance company returns to the Ferst Center in this full evening of performance featuring the pieces “Why Patterns” and “Recess.” Buy Now]]>
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Men in Motion
Today - 2/22/2015

Bold, athletic and inspirational, this year’s "Men in Motion" show delivers physicality and fun. New works and old favorites blend hip hop, contemporary dance and martial arts to prove to everyone that real men dance. Highlights include two new works by guest choreographers Greg Catellier of Catellier Dance Projects and Blake Dalton of Crossover Movement Arts.
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The Bronner Bros. International Beauty Show
Today - 2/23/2015

The Bronner Bros. International Beauty Show is a three-day professional beauty industry event and is the largest multicultural/multi-textural tradeshow in the United States. Come and join over 15,000 beauty professionals and brush up on your professional education to grow your business. The beauty show features over 160 professional education classes, innovative workshops sessions, exciting eve...
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The Paper Project: May I see your papers, please?
2/21/2015

Beacon Dance kicks off a year-long investigation of paper in this new performance piece.
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Roswell Roots: Kuumba Storytellers
2/22/2015

Costumed Kuumba Storytellers of Georgia portray known and not so well-known African-Americans at this event. Last year's storytelling featured characters such as Michael Jackson, Alonzo Herndon, Ella Fitzgerald and Maya Angelou. You never know who you'll encounter this year! This event is part of the "Roswell Roots<...
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TAP-A-CE-TIC Live - CANCELLED
2/22/2015

"TAP-A-CE-TIC Live" takes live tap dancing to limitless heights to bring the audience on an unimaginable journey using technology, sensational lighting, live music, indescribable tap sets, and the sounds of their feet. The exhilarating performers keep audience members expecting the unexpected in the multi-sensory world they create through the magic of live theatre and dance.
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Apache Cafe - February 23rd through March 1st
Today - 3/1/2015

Monday, 2/23:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 2/24:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Jordan Is So Chilly: An Encounter with Lillian Smith
2/24/2015

Award-winning Atlanta actress Brenda Bynum performs "Jordan Is So Chilly: An Encounter with Lillian Smith," her original adaptation of the Georgia civil rights activist's writings and interviews.
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Homers
Today - 3/15/2015

A local Atlanta sportswriter considers leaving home to chase a dream job on the other side of the country in this new show.
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Elizabeth Dishman: Fold Rhapsody
Today - 2/28/2015

Emory Dance Alumna Elizabeth Dishman presents an evening-length work. Dishman's "Fold Rhapsody" is a series of short meditations that weave futility with delight. The performers move from one encounter to the next, inhabiting a place of tension in which longing can be more solid than what is finally grasped.
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Disney’s Aladdin Jr.
Today - 3/8/2015

Georgia's only theatrical company directed and produced by professionals and featuring actors with special needs presents this story of magic and Arabian adventure. 
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IDENTIFIED: A Queer Variety Show
Today - 2/28/2015

"IDENTIFIED: A Queer Variety Show" is a derived, multimedia collaboration between choreographer Corian Ellisor and director Amber Bradshaw combining contemporary dance, drag, burlesque and theatre.
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Fun Size Fringe
2/26/2015

In celebration of their 2015 lineup, The Atlanta Fringe Festival will take over Mary’s in East Atlanta Village with drink specials, raffle prizes, banging music and live performances by just a handful of the artists being showcased at this year’s festival in June. As with the festival itself, the performances will run an eclectic gamut from modern dance to rap to sketch comedy and a...
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Christine Suarez: Mother.
Today - 2/28/2015

Emory Dance Alumna Christine Suarez presents an evening-length work. “Mother.” is an absurdly poetic dance theater work that speaks with a joyfully impolite voice about contemporary motherhood.
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Faye Lane’s Beauty Shop Stories
2/27/2015

Faye Lanes “Beauty Shop Stories”. It’s the glittered-up memories of a Green Bean Queen in bedazzling story and song! Rhonda Faye Gunnels grew up in her mama’s beauty shop, Casa Vale Beauty Salon which was an old A-Frame house converted into a salon, with big mirrors and swivel chairs in the front room and shampoo bowls in the old back bedroom. On the ...
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Rigoletto
Today - 3/8/2015

Verdi's story of lust, vengeance and sacrifice returns to Atlanta in a new co-production with Boston Lyric Opera and Omaha Opera. Directed by Tomer Zvulun and conducted by Joseph Rescigno, the production features sets by John Conklin, costumes by Vita Tzykun and lighting by Robert Wierzel. Todd Thomas joins the cast as Rigoletto, one of his signature roles. On...
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Love Letters
Today - 3/1/2015

"Love Letters" is a play by A. R. Gurney that was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The play centers on two characters, Melissa Gardner and Andrew Makepeace Ladd III. Using the epistolary form sometimes found in novels, they sit side by side at tables and read the notes, letters and cards ─ in which over nearly 50 years, they discuss their hopes and...
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Kathleen Madigan
2/28/2015

Over Kathleen Madigan’s 25 year career she has performed on nearly every standup television show ever made. Leno, Letterman, Conan, Ferguson and so on. She was nominated for a 2014 American Comedy Award for Best Concert Comic and her third hour-long special, "Madigan Again," was named one of iTunes Best Comedy Albums of 2013.
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Compagnie Käfig
2/28/2015

French-born choreographer Mourad Merzouki lives for the creative revelations sparked at intersections: between cultures, between styles and between disciplines. The dancers of his Compagnie Käfig, hailing from the favelas of Rio de Janeiro, come alive at these intersections, fusing the vocabulary of hip-hop with circus, martial arts, fine arts and live music to express something utterly un...
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The Elixir of Love
3/1/2015

Simple yet fervent country bumpkin Nemorino is hopelessly in love with Adina, an independent and attractive yet fickle land-owner. With the dashing Sergeant Belcore also competing for Adina’s affections, Nemorino turns in desperation to traveling con man Doctor Dulcamara and his “elixir of love” (really a bottle of cheap wine). Dulcamara’s faux love potion causes a domin...
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Lewis and Clark: Road to the Pacific
Today - 3/3/2015

Follow Lewis, Clark and Sacagawea as they cheat, swindle, lie and sing their way along the rip-roaring "Road to the Pacific."
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Witches' Night Off
3/2/2015

"Witches’ Night Off" is part of an ongoing series of performances by the touring company of "Wicked" to support charitable causes. Produced by company members, "Witches’ Night Off" is an opportunity for them to step out of their roles in the musical and kick up their heels performing their favorite non-Ozian material. This event includes live and silent auctions featuring opportunit...
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The Scarlet Letter
Today - 3/6/2015

By Nathaniel Hawthorne and adapted and directed by John Gentile, this performance is a staged reading of a new adaptation of Hawthorne’s classic tale of love, shame and redemption.
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The Shape Of Things
Today - 3/28/2015

Additional times:
Wednesday, March 4 at 8 p.m.
Sunday, March 8 at 5 p.m. In a modern version of Adam's seduction by Eve, "The Shape of Things" pits gentle, awkward, overweight Adam against experienced, analytical, amoral Evelyn, a graduate student in art. After a chance meeting at a museum, Evelyn and Adam embark on an intense relationship that causes shy and principled Adam t...
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Now, More Than Ever
Today - 3/6/2015

"Now, More Than Ever" is a sound and sculpture installation by Dana Haugaard, a Donna and Marvin Schwartz Artist-in-Residence. The show features choreography by Blake Beckham with performances by Beckham, Emily Hammond and Julianna Joss. For the past few years Haugaard has been working with sensation and stimulation with the hopes of, even for a moment, enabling people to gain a heightened sens...
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The Winter’s Tale
Today - 3/22/2015

“I have drunk and seen the spider.” As winter sets in, The Tavern is proud to bring this rarely produced play to the stage. Watch as a man’s unfounded jealousy loses him his wife, children and best friend. Yet, in this mellowest and least cynical of the mature Shakespearean masterpieces, love, Arcadian innocence and magic are triumphant in the end.
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Craigslist Chronicles
Today - 3/7/2015

Sometimes there's nothing like stories from real life encounters, so Emily and Candler Budd created this cabaret from actual Craigslist ads. 
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6th Annual 10 Minute Play Festival: Once Upon a Time
3/7/2015

Coordinated by Margaret Baldwin Pendergrass, this event is an evening of wicked humor and luminous darkness featuring new 10-minute plays inspired by fairy tales. The plays are written by KSU students and directed by KSU students, faculty and alumni.
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a world too wide
3/7/2015

"a world too wide" is a captivating celebration of contemporary dance and Baroque-era music, featuring a new work by Sue Schroeder and Amanda K. Miller-Fasshauer with CORE Performance Company. The performance features an orchestral score, including Vivaldi, Purcell, Telemann and Handel performed live under Conductor Antoine Plante.
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Caravanserai: Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet Theatre
3/8/2015

Intricately carved puppets and projection create dancing shadows in this show about a treasured Malaysian folk tale. 
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Roob and Noob
Today - 3/21/2015

Two overly curious scientists take young kids on an interactive advventure through the world of science in this theatre show.
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Dead Poet’s Lounge
3/9/2015

The Dead Poet’s Lounge is a one-night event that combines literature, circus arts, acting and live music to bring the poems of dead poets to life. The evening is structured by having several small acts, each act is a performance based on a poem by a dead poet. The collections of performance pieces are inspired by the works of various dead poets from Poe to Dr. Seuss.
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Apache Cafe - March 9th through 15th
Today - 3/15/2015

Monday, 3/9:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 3/10:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Tanz Farm Series 3: Opening Feed
3/11/2015

The opening discussion for Tanz Farm Series 3 centers on the topic "When is it not theatre?" The event is moderated by Atlanta poet and writer Edward Hall with Myra Bazell, co-director SCRAP Performance, Klimchak, composer and conceptual performer, Lighting Designer Rebecca Makus, and Mammal Gallery director Chris Yonker.
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Mein Kampf
Today - 3/15/2015

Based on the title of the infamous book by Adolf Hitler, the play takes an absurd and comic look at Hitler when he lived in a homeless shelter in Vienna in 1907.

Tabori’s life and career span the last century, two continents, several languages, and a variety of literary genres. He eventually rose to become one of Germany’s ...
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Today - 3/15/2015

Ricky finally lets Lucy be in the show this weekend at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre!
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Snapshot
Today - 3/14/2015

Full Radius Dance performs three new works inspired by a poet, photographer and French urban legend.
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The House of Yes
Today - 3/28/2015

"The House of Yes," Wendy MacLeod's dark, compelling tale of family dysfunction, captivated audiences on its debut in San Francisco, leading to an award-winning film version starring Parker Posey. This wonderfully perverse cult classic tells the story of an upper-class suburban family whose mannered exterior masks a disturbing family dynamic. When the eldest son brings home his fiancée, ...
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1 a.m. Secret Comedy Show
Today - 4/25/2015

For the last few years the 1 a.m. Secret Comedy Show has been a destination for Atlanta's exploding comedy scene. Featuring a line-up of the city's best comedians alongside top secret national headliners, the show has hosted greats like Marc Maron, Maria Bamford, Rory Scovel, Kyle Kinane and Dave Folly. It's a rare chance to see your favorite comedian work out before anyone else has a chance to...
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Atlanta Francophonie Festival
Today - 3/29/2015

The Atlanta Francophonie Festival celebrates all things French! While named for French-speaking individuals, the festival is geared to Atlanta’s diverse community of French speakers and everyone wishing to discover cultures where French is spoken; 57 countries in all. View the full scheduleGet More Info]]>
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Cirque Alfonse presents TIMBER!
3/14/2015

What do you get when you take acrobats, a professional dancer, an ex-skiing champion, and three musicians and throw them into a small-town lumber camp? Somewhere between the high-concept storytelling of “nouveau cirque” and the lively roots of traditional Canadian folklore lies the answer, in the form of Quebec’s Cirque Alfonse. With Timber!, the troupe performs death-defying ...
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James and the Giant Peach
Today - 3/29/2015

Enter a young boy’s wild and surreal world of magic and adventure in this jazzy Broadway-style musical by Tony-nominated composers and lyricists Pasek and Paul ("A Christmas Story"). A young English orphan begins to imagine a bright future as he embarks on a journey in a larger-than-life enchanted peach. James's companions are a zany ensemble of insects brought to life by nimble actors &m...
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The National Danish Performance Team
3/14/2015

The National Danish Performance Team Verdensholdet is making its way to Atlanta. The group has visited Germany, Singapore, Indonesia, Japan, Costa Rica, Chile, Uruguay and more. Verdensholdet is a group of 28 top-level gymnasts from Denmark ages 18-28. The performance combines a variety of modern rhythmic gymnastics, dance, cheer, artistic vaulting, tumbling and high-energy acrobatics. ...
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ShamRock the Station
3/14/2015

Atlanta’s biggest family-friendly St. Patrick’s Day is back, guaranteeing enough fun to fill a pot o’ gold. Lads and lassies of all ages will find something worth celebrating, including face painting, sand art and cookie decorating with Great American Cookie for the kiddos, and of course there will be a photo booth and ice cold beer from Meehan’s Irish Pub. Plus, DJ Free!]]>
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Poetry Out Loud - State Competition
3/15/2015

Poetry Out Loud is an innovative program that encourages high school students to learn about great poetry through memorization and performance of the written word. It incorporates the dynamic aspects of slam poetry, spoken word, and theater into English and drama classes. Functioning much like a spelling bee, the Poetry Out Loud competition uses a pyramid structure that begins in the classroom....
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Arms and the Man
Today - 3/22/2015

Captain Bluntschli, a Swiss mercenary on the run, sneaks into a young woman’s boudoir. Not to worry. This unlikely hero has shed his weapons in favor of chocolate creams. One of George Bernard Shaw’s most popular romantic comedies, this play has never seemed more relevant, nor more hilarious.
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The Joshua Show
Today - 3/22/2015

How do you cheer up when life gets you down? What does it mean to be yourself? When Mr. Nicholas, the sock puppet, makes an unnerving self-discovery that causes him to spiral down a path of loneliness and despair, his soul mate Joshua teaches him to celebrate his differences in this quirky show full of songs, comedy, whimsy, abundant joy and just a smattering of tap dancing.
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Bo Burnham - SOLD OUT!
Today - 3/19/2015

"One of the youngest stand-up comedians ever to hit it big, Bo Burnham was performing at festivals and signing record deals while barely out of high school. Inspired by legendary comic instigators like George Carlin and Richard Pryor, Burnham performs satirical and very politically incorrect songs about issues of race, gender, the disabled and sexuality. Though propelled to fame by internet vid...
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Extreme Elimination Improv Challenge
Today - 4/30/2015

In this fast-paced, no-holds-barred improv show at Dad's Garage, 12 improvisers are randomly paired to perform games and scenes based on audience suggestions.
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The Leopard Tale
Today - 3/22/2015

As Ballethnic’s signature ballet, "The Leopard Tale" dramatically portrays the jungle wilds through several dance idioms. Choreographed by Waverly T. Lucas II, act I features music composed by L. Gerard Reid, and act II features live African drumming with drama, high energy and non-stop action.
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Anything Goes!
Today - 3/22/2015

Ccome aboard this magical ship where terrific Cole Porter songs, including "It’s De-Lovely," "Friendship," "I Get A Kick Out Of You," "All Through The Night," "Anything Goes" and" You’re The Top," sort out romance and disaster is averted!
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Spring Shorts
Today - 3/28/2015

OnStage Atlanta presents an evening of nine short one-act plays.

Featured Plays:
Safe at Home, Michael Weems
Epiphany, David MacGregor
The Lilac Ticket, C.J. Ehrlich
You Haven’t Changed a Bit, Donna Hoke
Faux 911, Cynthia...
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Atlanta Improv Festival
Today - 3/21/2015

The Village Theatre is playing host to the festival that brings Atlanta improvisers together, celebrating the growth of improv in our fine city. The Atlanta Improv Festival also opens its doors to performers from all over the country, making it a weekend full of laughing and learning from each other.

Featuring:
Dan Fogler<...
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Red Light Winter
Today - 3/28/2015

Two American friends travel to Amsterdam, where they meet a beautiful, mysterious prostitute named Christina. The night they spend together in the Red Light District kicks off a bizarre love triangle that changes forever the way they look at themselves and each other. Underscored by the eroticism of Henry Miller and the woozy heartbreak of Tom Waits, Adam Rapp's Pulitzer-final...
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Rounding Third
Today - 4/12/2015

Get ready for baseball season with this play about two Little League coaches and their journey to the championship game.
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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Today - 3/29/2015

Laugh and sing along with Alexander's misadventures in this hilarious musical, featuring book and lyrics by Judith Viorst, author of the best-selling classic book. Have you ever had a really rotten day? Alexander has. He wakes up with gum in his hair, he trips on a skateboard and then he accidentally drops his sweater in the sink – all before breakfast! Alexander can already tell – ...
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Camino Real
Today - 3/22/2015

Be among the first to see this world premiere dance theatre piece inspired by a Tennessee Williams play. Watch the PlanIt Preview of "Camino Real" with Helen Pickett >
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Ladyfest Atlanta
Today - 3/22/2015

Ladyfest Atlanta is an intentional space for women and gender nonconforming Atlanta-based artists, innovators and activists to perform and share their works. Ladyfest showcases music, comedy, visual art installations, workshops, film/video and other activities facilitated by Atlanta folks. The organization's mission is to celebrate and encourage community while also precipitating dialogue ...
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D-Generation: An Exaltation of Larks
Today - 3/22/2015

Based on story-making workshops with patients and caregivers, the lyrical inner visions, fragmented memories, and private terrors of living with dementia are delicately realized in this compelling performance that reflects both the stigma and the acceptance that is equally present and possible in the person with dementia, as well as their caregivers and family members. "D-Generation" explores t...
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World Day of Puppetry
3/21/2015

Celebrate World Day of Puppetry at this free event with demonstrations, workshops and special guests, like the Box Hero Corps!
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Beyond Reasonable Doubt
3/21/2015

Engage in the continued development of a new play. Synchronicity presents a week-long workshop of this world premiere play-in-development by Atlanta playwright Lee Nowell, culminating in public staged readings at Synchronicity Theatre and at Spelman College. This program aims to engage our community in fair and balanced conversations about the death penalty, race,...
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The Story Collider
3/23/2015

On this special evening come hear true, personal stories told on stage about how science has affected people’s lives. The storytellers are scientists and non-scientists alike, and they are all from the Atlanta area. The event is presented by the NSF/NASA Center for Chemical Evolution and Public Broadcasting Atlanta.
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Apache Cafe - March 23rd through 29th
Today - 3/29/2015

Monday, 3/23:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 3/24:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Spotlight Night
3/24/2015

"Spotlight Night" is a fundraiser for ArtsATL that shines a light on the theater community. The event is a cocktail party during which guests can mingle with theater people as pianist Robert Strickland tickles the ivories. Ingrid Cole, a Suzi-winning actress, will belt out a set of show tunes. Out of Hand Theater will reprise its hilarious performance “The Break Up,” which was a hit...
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Theatrical Performance of 'Les Papiers de l’Amour' – Atlanta Francophonie Festival
3/24/2015

A Palestinian man falls in love with a Swiss in this Atlanta Francophonie Festival play of star-crossed lovers
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Stellaluna
Today - 4/4/2015

"Stellaluna," the enchanting story of a baby fruit bat who falls into a bird’s nest, is adapted from the beloved book by Janell Cannon. Poor Stellaluna tries to adapt to her new home but finds herself the odd one out, hanging by her feet and disgusted by those bugs Mother Bird brings home for dinner. What a relief to discover she is a bat! Now she can celebrate her abilities and differenc...
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Laughing Skull Comedy Festival
Today - 3/29/2015

The sixth annual Laughing Skull Comedy Festival returns to Atlanta with 72 professional comedians competing against one another for the Winner of The Laughing Skull Comedy Festival 2015. More than 400 comedians submitted to be in the festival, and you get to see the top 72.  View the full schedule of events<...
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Marcus; Or the Secret of Sweet
Today - 4/26/2015

From the playwright of "Choir Boy" and "In the Red and Brown Water" comes this uncommonly magical play unlike anything ever seen on the Actor's Express stage.
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Charlatan: The Life and Times of Harry Houdini
3/25/2015

During Works in Progress Wednesday Stage Door Players puts the spotlight on new scripts that need an audience's feedback to progress. The public is invited to attend these free readings and be a very important part of the process. This Works in Progress Wednesday features "Charlatan: The Life and Times of Harry Houdini" by Matthew Myers.
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All Being Displaced: Movement Translations of Flannery O’Connor
Today - 3/27/2015

This performance presents Sarah Freeman's Honors Thesis in Dance. In an evening dedicated to the bizarre, the sublime and the disturbingly truthful, Freeman explores how the presence or absence of a linear plot structure changes the interpretation of text into dance.
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Man of La Mancha
Today - 4/11/2015

Additional show time: Sunday, March 29 at 2:30 p.m. From the pit of winter the players of Serenbe march onward into the warm embrace of spring, with their telling of "Man of La Mancha." Audiences can follow Don Quixote’s dizzied and unyielding pursuits throughout the winding paths of Serenbe’s very own Labyrinth. Where better to follow the harrowed soldier’s quixotic m...
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The Taming of the Shrew
Today - 4/4/2015

This tale of the fiery and highly comedic romance of Kate and Petruchio still entertains after more than 400 years, but the debate still stands: just who tames whom?
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Tanz Farm Series 3: In the thrust towards the future...
Today - 3/28/2015

New York-based choreographer Malcolm Low and Atlanta dancer and choreographer Erik Thurmond share an intense evening of performances titled "In the thrust towards the future... I want to leave something of use" in Tanz Farm Series 3. Low's "in the thrust" is a multidisciplinary work inspired by the great migration of African-Americans in America from 1916 to 1970 and brings together post-modern...
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An Evening of Telugu Arts: Carnatic Music, Kuchipudi Dance and Poetry
3/26/2015

This evening is a celebration of Telugu (a linguistic region of South India) arts. The event features Carnatic vocal music performed by Subhashini Krishnamurty, Kuchipudi dance by Sasikala Penumarthi and Telugu poetry recited by V. Narayana Rao with English translations read by Joyce Flueckiger.
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Edward Foote
Today - 4/19/2015

This play is a gothic murder mystery set against the haunting music of Appalachian folk song, by Atlanta’s own Phillip DePoy. A stranger comes to town, looking terribly familiar to the residents of a tiny rugged Appalachian community in the 1930s. Could it be that Edward Foote, a drunken good-for-nothing father, has returned? In this Southern Gothic mystery, a small community is forced to...
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The Abduction from the Seraglio
Today - 3/29/2015

"The Abduction from the Seraglio" is a love story full of adventure and intrigue set in the 18th-century Ottoman Empire. Belmont must rescue his beloved Constanza after she is sold by pirates to a Turkish ruler. Enjoy some of Mozart's most beautiful music, and decide for yourself if Emperor Joseph II was right when he said to Mozart that there were "too many notes."
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History Matters: Tomorrow is Another Day
Today - 3/28/2015

See what life for Margaret Mitchell was like on the eve of the Atlanta film premiere in this play.
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Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
3/27/2015

This stage version of harkens back to the glory days of the movie musical with boisterous song and dance numbers and a classic romance plot.
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Jurassic Park
3/27/2015

22 years ago, Jurassic Park bounded on the scene, both delighting and terrifying audiences everywhere and permanently impacting American culture. Did it slow our thirst for genetic knowledge and experimentation? Nah. Are there secret government projects trying to replicate those genetic trials in order to grow a dinosaur army? Maybe. Have you all had nightmares about get...
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Grand Concourse
Today - 4/26/2015

Shelley, a devoted manager of a church soup kitchen for the down-and-out, takes on a new volunteer, Emma, a rainbow-haired college student. This erratic teen searching for her purpose unexpectedly ignites and alters the kitchen and the lives of its regulars — leader-in-crisis Shelley, charming co-worker Oscar and homeless eccentric Frog. Will volatile Emma be their ruin or salvation? This...
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TheatreSports
3/28/2015

Dad's Garage's longest running improv show and an audience favorite for years, TheatreSports is a fast-paced improv competition that uses your suggestions to fuel the show.
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Jane Lynch
3/28/2015

Jane Lynch, with her comedic timing, fantastic look and remarkable wit, is an actress to watch. Lynch cut her theatrical teeth at The Second City, Steppenwolf Theatre and in many church basements all over the greater Chicago-land area helping her become the comedic talent she is today. Lynch can currently be seen in the Golden Globe and SAG Award winning Ryan Murphy television series Glee on FO...
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Ron White
3/28/2015

Comedian Ron “Tater Salad” White first rose to fame as the cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking funnyman from the Blue Collar Comedy Tour phenomenon. But now as a chart-topping Grammy-nominated comedian and a feature film actor, Ron White has established himself as a star in his own right. White has always been a classic storyteller. His stories relay tales from his real life, ranging fro...
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Journey
Today - 3/29/2015

Join the Gwinnett Ballet Theatre for an Atlanta premiere about a young man through the various stages of his life. 
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RuPaul's Drag Race: Battle of the Seasons
3/28/2015

Featuring:
Michelle Visage
Adore Delano
Bianca Del Rio
Detox
Ivy Winters
Jinkx Monsoon
Alaska 5000
Sharon Needles
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Continuance: Stories Not Yet Ended
Today - 3/29/2015

In every story there is a beginning, a middle and an end. But with the best stories, listeners want to savor the middle for as long as possible. In this performance, ARTC brings audiences selected episodes from several of its extensive catalog of serials — stories whose ending has not yet been reached. Audience memebers can expect such long-time favorites as "Bumpers Crossroads," "Rory Ra...
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Story Time at Arabia Mountain
3/28/2015

Escape into the wonderful world of books as you enjoy story time! This youthful adventure varies and the experience is educational and fun. Come join the reading circle at the top and bottom of the hour.
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In the Works: The Stroke
3/30/2015

In continuing with its mission to nurture the next generation of playwrights, Actor’s Express announces three developmental play readings by local writers as part of its spring "In the Works" series. This reading features "The Stroke" by Edith Freni and directed by Freddie Ashley. In the play Adam and Maya have been trying to conceive a child. As they prepare for one last-ditch effort to ...
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Apache Cafe - March 30th through April 5th
Today - 4/5/2015

Monday, 3/30:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 3/31:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 8 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Zora Neale Hurston and Alice Walker: A Literary Kinship
3/31/2015

CENCIA presents, as part of the Southern Writers Onstage Series, "Zora Neale Hurston & Alice Walker: A Literary Kinship." Valerie Boyd, author of "Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston" and editor of the forthcoming "Gathering Blossoms Under Fire: The Journals of Alice Walker," tells the stories of Hurston’s masterpiece "Their Eyes Were Watching God" and of Walker&r...
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Alain Mabanckou Readings – Altanta Francophonie Festival
3/31/2015

Christof Veillon, from Théâtre du Rêve (the only French-speaking theater in the U.S., based in Atlanta), will read excerpts from a selection of Alain Mabanckou's books "Demain j’aurai vingt ans" (“Tomorrow I’ll be twenty”) and "Lumière de Pointe-Noire" (“The Lights of Ponte-Noire”). Alain Mabanckou is a French-Congolese author whose ...
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Improv in the Park
Today - 8/5/2015

Whole World Improv Theatre returns to Central Park at Atlantic Station! Bring a blanket, grab a bite and laugh with a free, outdoor improv show.
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The Gospel of John
4/1/2015

Once memorizing The Gospel of John's 20,000 words in 2001, Atlanta-based actor Brad Sherrill has shared over 800 performances for a quarter-million people in professional theaters, cathedrals and churches throughout the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and Ireland. For over a decade "The Gospel of John" has been presented in theaters off-Broadway (2003), in Washington D.C....
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April Fools Comedy Night - SOLD OUT
4/1/2015

Sample the latest batch of laughs and handcrafted beers! The Decatur Arts Alliance and Three Taverns Brewery host a night of local joking with comedians.
*21 and over event

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Alyssa Barnett
Debra Cole
Lew Lefton
Andrew Michael...
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Story Time by the River
4/1/2015

Come read stories together and take part in a craft! Story Time by the River at Chattahoochee Nature Center is an experience that will grow your little one’s knowledge for the ecosystem that is around them.
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Marisol
Today - 4/12/2015

Additional times:
Sunday, April 5 at 5 p.m.
Sunday, April 12 at 2 p.m. “Marisol” is the magical and highly charged comic play from Oscar nominee and OBIE award winner José Rivera. The play is directed by David Crowe. Set in post-apocalyptic New York, Rivera’s urban fantasia tells the story of Marisol Perez, a young Puerto Rican woman whose world is in ...
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Dante's Inferno
Today - 4/5/2015

Liquid Sky and Sky Gym take hell to new heights in this amazing rendition of a classic story brought to a modern cirque style performance.
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Cagematch
Today - 4/24/2015

In this no-holds-barred improv show, two teams of long form improvisers will take the stage to win your vote to become the night's champion and earn the right to defend their title.
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Collective 51's 'Spring Late Night Laughterfest!'
4/3/2015

Each month, some of Atlanta's finest female improvisers perform 90 minutes of short-form games and scenes on the spot. Armed with little more than imaginary aprons and carving knives, Collective 51 will leave you in stitches at their next show. The show promises a fun-for-all-ages event featuring some of Atlanta's finest female improvisers. The show will incorporate short-form and long-form com...
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KSU Dance Senior Project Final Jury
4/3/2015

Come support the senior class of the Kennesaw State University Dance Department as they present their senior capstone projects. The program includes innovative and creative dance works and films that have been entirely conceived and produced by the senior class.
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Cargill/Fly/Proia
Today - 4/4/2015

Emily Cargill and Dancers, Fly on a Wall and Proia Dance Project share this triple bill program in an innovative, curious and intriguing evening of dance. These three companies, all emerging and each with a unique choreographic voice, offer audiences an eclectic and provocative evening of dance.
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The Wilderness
Today - 4/19/2015

Additional show times:
Monday, April 6 at 8 p.m.
Sunday, April 12 at 2 p.m.
Wednesday, April 15 at 8 p.m.
Sunday, April 19 at 2 p.m. The Fern Theatre is proud to present the world premiere of Theroun D'Arcy Patterson's new play "The Wilderness," winner of the 2014 New Play Development Series. In the wake of a traumatic event, three women suddenly tumble into a world ...
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Laughing Matters
4/4/2015

Come see the longest running improv comedy troupe in Atlanta perform a tasteful brand of hilarious improv at Manual's Tavern.
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The Marriage of Figaro
Today - 4/12/2015

Exciting young stage director Tara Faircloth makes her Atlanta Opera debut with Mozart's infamous upstairs-downstairs comedy of love, infidelity and redemption. 
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Bahara Holi Show
4/4/2015

The "Bahara Holi Show" is Georgia Tech India Club's annual dance and musical show. Come enjoy an evening of performances and entertainment. The event features musical and dance acts by student performers from across the nation.
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Shakespeare, Unscripted
Today - 6/13/2015

Performing Shakespeare is hard... But making up Shakespeare as thou goest? Tis completely mad! Yet that's exactly what the actors will do in "Shakespeare, Unscripted." Based on a few suggestions from the audience, the group of actors spontaneously create an improvised play in the style of theatre from Elizabethan England.
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Blue Man Group
Today - 4/12/2015

Blue Man Group is live music, comedy and entertainment - all without a single spoken word.
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The Art of Theatrical Design: Aurora Theatre’s Sets and Costumes
Today - 6/27/2015

Reception: Tuesday, April 21 from 6 to 8 p.m. Family Day: Saturday, May 2 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This exhibition explores the process of the artistic vision behind the phenomenal sets, detailed costuming and props that transport theatre goers into the world of the actors. The technical design and construction of each production starts with a pen and paper and develops from there...
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Storefront Church
Today - 5/3/2015

When the mortgage crisis forces a Bronx Borough President to confront an unorthodox minister, the question they face is a common one: What is the relationship between spiritual experience and social action?
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My Fair Lady
Today - 4/26/2015

"Wouldn’t it Be Loverly" to see one of Broadway's most loved shows this weekend? Head to historic Roswell for this memorable masterpiece!
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Designing Women Live #9
Today - 4/19/2015

Greetings "Designing Women Live" fans! That's right those Designing Women of Atlanta are back. "Designing Women Live #9" episodes include Episode 1: "Julia's Son" and Episode 2 - Mashup episode: "Miss Trial and Foreign Affairs."
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Thornton Wilder’s Our Town
Today - 4/26/2015

The Tavern stage becomes small town America this spring, and, true to the play, the stage set will be stripped bare to bring the love story of George and Emily to life.
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Paul Bunyan and the Tall Tale Medicine Show
Today - 5/24/2015

Sensory-Friendly Special Performance: Sunday, May 3 at 1 p.m. Step right up, ladies and gentleman, Dr. Hezekiah Bigelow’s Wild West Puppet Show is a-rollin’ into town. Tall Tales is what he’s telling and Tall Tale Tonic is what he’s selling. This historical hoedown honors American heroes by spinning tales taller than a ten-gallon hat! Enjoy twangy tunes as this m...
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Damn Yankees
Today - 4/26/2015

Atlanta Lyric Theatre brings baseball to the stage as they open this classic musical the week of the major leagues opening week.
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La Bohème
Today - 4/12/2015

Georgia State University School of Music's Opera Theatre program and the GSU Symphony Orchestra present this student-driven production of Puccini's grand opera at the Rialto.
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EnCORE: Decatur Dance on Screen
4/10/2015

Gather with other arts lovers this Friday for a night of dance films produced by local artists.
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Apache Cafe - April 13t hthrough 19th
Today - 4/19/2015

Monday, 4/13:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 4/14:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 8 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Eudora Welty: A Life in Letters
4/14/2015

The life of author Eudora Welty told through a reading of selected letters revealing Welty’s humor, daring, passion and talent. Presented by noted Welty scholar Pearl McHaney.
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Blues for an Alabama Sky
Today - 5/10/2015

"Blues for an Alabama Sky" is a timeless look at hopeful dreams in hopeless days during the twilight of the Harlem Renaissance, by Atlanta’s Own Pearl Cleage. Set in 1930 Harlem, New York, the harsh realities of the Great Depression have devastated the bright decade of the Harlem Renaissance. Disease and poverty have overshadowed the creative euphoria that fueled a surge of African-Americ...
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An Evening With David Sedaris
4/16/2015

David Sedaris became nationally known after reading his essay "The Santaland Diaries" on NPR in 1992. Since then, he's written multiple books, inlcuding "Me Talk Pretty One Day" and, most recently, "Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls."
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The Just Assassins
Today - 4/26/2015

"The Just Assassins" is a 1949 play by French writer and philosopher Albert Camus. The play is based on the true story of a group of Russian Socialist-Revolutionaries who assassinated the Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich in 1905 and explores the moral issues associated with murder and terrorism.

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The Breakers
Today - 5/10/2015

You’re invited to the social event of the season. This is the party you’ve been waiting for. You are a part of the inner circle. This invitation is your all access pass to desire, lust, greed, and betrayal. The Breakers is an interactive erotic thriller in a transparent house that allows you to cast voyeuristic eyes on a mysterious couple whose lies give way to passion and destructi...
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Dave Chappelle
Today - 4/19/2015

Dave Chappelle is an American comedian, television/film producer and actor. Although his on-screen appearances have greatly reduced since the last decade, his quirky remarks and comic timing remains fresh even today. Ranked as one of the best stand-up comedians by Comedy Central, Dave Chappelle made his mark as an impeccable artiste on the "Chappelle’s Show."
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Seussical
Today - 4/19/2015

Now one of the most performed shows in America, "Seussical" is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! TONY winners Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty have lovingly brought to life all of our favorite Dr. Seuss characters, including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, lazy Mayzie, and a little boy with a big imagination ─ Jojo. The colorful characters ...
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Modern Choreographic Voices
Today - 4/19/2015

For 2015's "Modern Choreographic Voices," Atlanta Ballet is bringing back three of the favorite innovative works from past seasons. Ohad Naharin's "Minus 16" takes the audience on a thrilling exploration of the human experience with music ranging from Israeli folk songs to Dean Martin standards. Witness an exquisitely challenging classical work with "Seven Sonatas" from American Ballet Theatre ...
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American Menu
Today - 4/26/2015

Five waitresses in a Texas diner in 1968 swap stories of their personal lives, debate the consequences of the civil rights movement, and disagree about the existence of God and justice in the wake of the murder of a young black man. It's a story that will resonate with the events of today, This event takes place at:
Greater Traveler's Rest Baptist Church
4650 Flat Shoals Pkwy....
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Norman, Is That You?
Today - 5/2/2015

When it opened in 1970, "Norman, Is That You?" was the first play to treat homosexuality in an entirely open and comedic manner, inaugurating a new era of acceptance. Now Out of Box Theatre presents a recently updated version of this classic farce. After his wife ditches him for his own brother, Ben heads to New York to find his adult son Norman. But instead of the reassurance he is seeking, Be...
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Resurgens
4/17/2015

Come gather on the green of the Old Fourth Ward Park to witness a 2-story-tall, 20-foot-wingspan Phoenix rise up over the basin. The Phoenix, designed by Atlanta artist Julia Hill, is made of a projectable fabric. Using Projection Mapping and video design, the puppet will tell the story of the rebirth of Atlanta across time, particularly celebrating the present. Arrive at 7:15 p.m. to be part o...
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Capitol Steps
4/18/2015

That the Capitol Steps have amassed 37 albums' strong worth of side-splitting political satire is a testament to both the powerful depth of their wit and to the bottomless well of material that both sides of the aisle keep handing them year after year. Returning with side splitting comedy to the Rialto, the perennial political powerhouse so expertly put the "mock" in democracy that you'll...
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Callanwolde Dance Ensemble: A Wolf's Tale
4/18/2015

This performance features five premier contemporary works. Three classic fairy tales are interwoven to create an innovative and enchanting ballet featuring mysterious gypsies, magical forest creatures and beloved fairy tale characters.
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The Surprise Show! Comedy Improv for Kids
Today - 5/9/2015

No shows on April 18 or 25. The Surprise Show is perfect for younger children ages 4 and up. This children's theater production is an alternative to traditional scripted events, because it incorporates family-friendly comedy improv. The show is filled with magic, clowning, puppetry, juggling and surprises. The cast includes well known performers from Circus Camp. The audience is invited...
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Moving On’s Dance Flight
4/18/2015

"Moving On's Dance Flight" is a tasting or sampling of multiple pieces, which allows viewers to get a feel for breadth and style of choreography. Come join the company as it celebrates the exciting evolution of Good Moves — the introduction of a professional company to complement and strengthen its successful youth dance outreach. Enjoy food, wine, live music and a taste sampling of chore...
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And all directions I come to you
4/18/2015

gloATL is beginning the final stage of creative process for "And all directions I come to you," its newest public work commissioned by Creative Time in collaboration with the Central Park Conservancy to premiere in New York City's Central Park in May. This event is a migration deploying the raw material of the Creative Time work throughout the woods and trails of Serenbe Farms, spilling into pu...
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Atlanta Arab Festival
Today - 4/19/2015

The largest Arab festival in Atlanta is a weekend of performances, fun activities, games, food and shopping! Listen to live music and storytelling, see traditional folk dancing, participate in henna and Arabic calligraphy activities, sample food from local Arab restaurants, find special gifts at the Souk (market), and more. This event takes place at:
Alif Institute
3288 Marjan...
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Story SLAM - CANCELED
4/20/2015

In this new storytelling series, each event has a theme and ten lucky storytellers have the opportunity to tell their truths in five minutes or less. Want to be a storyteller? Check the theme for the night and make sure your story falls in the theme. Come to the event and put your name in the hat. Storytelling starts at 7 p.m. and 10 names are drawn out of the hat. Three audience jud...
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The Hound of the Baskervilles
Today - 5/3/2015

"Hilarious, my dear Watson." This is Sherlock Homes as audiences have never seen him before.
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King of Pops, The Post-Apocalyptic Musical!
Today - 5/30/2015

Grab a King of Pops popsicle this weekend and cool off at 7 Stages theatre for this brand new show.
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Peter Pan
Today - 5/10/2015

With faith, trust and a little bit of pixie dust, the world of Peter Pan comes to life. 
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Emory Dance Company: Searchlight
Today - 4/25/2015

Emory Dance Company presents “Searchlight,” an evening of student choreography created for the Emory Dance Company dancers. Choreographers Sarah Beach, Mary Rose Branch, Briana Keith, Jams La Russa, Laren Lindeen, Taylor Madgett, Elyse Schupak, Loris Takori and Carolyn Whittingham present a visually and thematically diverse concert. All nine pieces were developed through personal ex...
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Galaxy Guardians of the Avenged
Today - 7/22/2015

It's a pivotal day for Snark Industries, the global behemoth headed by billionaire inventor and all-around wise guy Tony Snark. Snark, along with his faithful second-in-command Pepper Pot Stickers, is unveiling his latest and greatest creation ─ a thinking robot named Ultronitronitron. Unfortunately, Snark's big day soon turns deadly, as Ultronitronitron develops a remarkable talent for murde...
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The Amazing Acrocats featuring Tuna and the Rock Cats
Today - 5/3/2015

Samantha Martin and her Amazing Acro-Cats return as they purrform their feats of agility. This one-hour show features over a dozen fabulous felines (all former orphans, rescues and strays) walking tightropes, pushing carts, skateboarding, jumping through hoops, ringing bells, balancing on balls and turning on lights. There is a new celebrity in the troupe, Alley, who was just awarded Guinness B...
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Jeff Garlin
Today - 4/25/2015

Don't miss "Curb Your Enthusiasm" and "The Goldbergs" comedian Jeff Garlin in town this weekend!
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A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Today - 5/2/2015

Mischief meets merriment in this fresh reimagining of Shakespeare’s most popular romantic comedy. In just one night, four magical stories are cleverly woven together: the marriage of the Athenian duke to the Amazon queen, the battle of the king and queen of the fairies, the follies of four lovers in a forest, and the hilarious antics of amateur actors staging a play. Enter a vibrant world...
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A Chorus Line
Today - 5/17/2015

"A Chorus Line" is a stunning musical about a chorus audition for a Broadway musical. It tells of the achingly poignant ambitions of professional Broadway gypsies to land a job in the show, and is a powerful metaphor for all human aspiration. Memorable musical numbers include "I Can Do That," "At the Ballet," "Dance: Ten; Looks: Three," "The Music and the Mirror," "What I Did for Love," "One (S...
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Up Right Atlanta
Today - 4/26/2015

"Up Right Atlanta" is a new project with artist Nick Cave, who is a sculptor, dancer and performance artist best known for his Soundsuits, which are elaborate, wearable sculptures that come to life and make noise through movement and performance. Cave will work with local choreographer T. Lang, assistant professor of dance at Spelman College and artistic director of T. Lang Dance, who will sele...
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Paris Dancers Present: Puttin' on the Ritz!
Today - 4/26/2015

The Paris Dancers take decades of dance and meld them into a fun filled show for everyone. All the performers have their AARP cards, but that doesn't mean they're not ready to strut their stuff! This event takes place at:
Stockbridge Community Arts Center
146 Burke St.
Stockbridge, GA 30281
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National Dance Week Performances
Today - 5/2/2015

Visit various Fulton County Art Centers to join in this celebration of all types of dance. Performances include Bluebird: Uncaged Dance Company, Staibdance, Axam Dance Theatre Experience and many more. View the full schedule
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What God Joined Together
4/25/2015

Edward Fernandez’s stage play "What God Joined Together" is about a doctor and her husband, an assistant district attorney with his eyes set on the White House. The two are high school sweethearts at the pinnacle of success while their marriage is on the rocks. How can it be “the best of times” and “the worst of times” at the same time? Fernandez sets out to tackle...
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Stuart Little
4/25/2015

This is the endearing classic about a mouse named Stuart who is born into an ordinary New York family. The many adventures, both big and small, of Stuart Little are brought vividly to life in this energetic production.
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La Pasion: In the Street that Never Sleeps
4/25/2015

For its 6th annual gala, Serenbe Playhouse is turning up the heat. (And things are getting mui caliente.) This affair will be lifted straight from the sultry streets of Argentina into the heart of Serenbe, a brazen South American carousal as immersive as it is impassioned. Visitors can expect surprises — and seduction — around every corner of Selborne Lane they tango past and indulg...
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SOS! Dancers Up Close
4/25/2015

The Georgia Ballet company is proud to present "SOS! Dancers Up Close," an in-studio fundraiser supporting The Georgia Ballet. Join in for drinks, eats and a fun performance of new works choreographed by The Georgia Ballet company members and other local choreographers.
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A Tale of Two Sisters: A Frozen Ballet
Today - 4/26/2015

See the story of "Frozen" told through ballet at this performance for all ages.
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Apache Cafe - April 27th through May 3rd
Today - 5/3/2015

Monday, 4/27:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 4/28:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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The Merchant of Venice
Today - 5/24/2015

A lost fortune, a lover's choice and one of the most powerful expressions of "the quality of mercy" in literature: meet Portia, Bassanio and Shylock, the Jewish moneylender and one of Shakespeare’s most controversial characters of all time. The work is a suspenseful comedy with a tragic core that has intrigued audiences for centuries. Does the expression of mercy come through in the chara...
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Antigone, Presented By the Girls of St. Catherine’s
Today - 5/9/2015

The Alliance Theatre presents the world premiere of "Antigone, Presented By the Girls of St. Catherine’s," a reimagining of the classic Greek drama through the lens of the contemporary high school experience. The Alliance Theatre commissioned the 2014 Alliance/Kendeda National Graduate Playwriting Competition winner, Madhuri Shekar (In Love and Warcraft), to write an original play inspire...
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Fences
Today - 5/17/2015

Southside Theatre Guild takes on one of August Wilson's popular plays from the "Pittsburgh Cycle" series.
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Twelfth Night
Today - 5/16/2015

North Fulton Drama Club presents its final production, a Southeast Asian twist on Shakespeare.
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Die Mommie Die!
Today - 5/23/2015

Part Greek tragedy, part Hollywood kitsch ─ this is Charles Busch at his best! The time is the '60's and ex-pop singer Angela Arden is trapped in a corrosive marriage with her film producer husband. In her attempt to find happiness with her young lover, Angela murders her husband, leaving their children to avenge his death.  It's "very nearly illegally entertaining." Buy Now]]>
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Lewis Black
5/1/2015

Lewis Black is one of the most prolific and popular performers working today. He executes a brilliant trifecta as stand-up comedian, actor and author. Receiving critical acclaim, he performs more than 200 nights a year to sold out audiences throughout Europe, New Zealand, Canada and the United States. Black's live performances provide a cathartic release of anger and disillusionment for his aud...
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Zydeco Dance
Today - 7/11/2015

Join local Cajun and zydeco dance enthusiasts as they keep the music of Louisiana alive and thriving! Dance the night away with the Cajun two-step and the zydeco syncopated slide to energetic live music. Come at 6:15 p.m. for a beginning dance lesson. Schedule of performers:
May 2: Curley Taylor and ...
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Fieldwork Showcase
5/2/2015

Independent artists showcase works-in-progress at this night of dance.
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danceDanceDANCE!
5/2/2015

At this event in downtown Decatur the open spaces and vacant buildings along four blocks of East Howard Avenue between East Trinity Place and the Ice House lofts will be transformed into an all ages participatory dance experience titled "danceDanceDANCE!" At the event participants will be immersed in models of artist micro-housing, artistic interventions on streetlight poles, pop up stages and ...
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Naked City
Today - 7/6/2015

"Naked City" promises audiences will experience something brilliant at their unique monthly shows. Each month features a different topic, so sign-up to participate if you're brave enough. During the show, they pull names out of a hat, and for the next five minutes, the mic is yours. You own the stage, so you better make it count! If you go past your five minutes, you have to spin the wheel, and...
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Apache Cafe - May 4th through 10th
Today - 5/10/2015

Monday, 5/5:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 5/5:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Apprentice Showcase
5/4/2015

See the apprentice cast of Serenbe Playhouse perform in their final showcase as apprentices at this special performance. The show will be followed by a champagn toast. 
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Pippin
Today - 5/10/2015

"Pippin" is Broadway's high-flying, death-defying hit musical! Full of extraordinary acrobatics, wondrous magical feats and soaring songs from the composer of "Wicked," "Pippin" will lift you up and leave you smiling. This unforgettable new production is the winner of four 2013 Tony Awards® including Best Musical Revival. Hailed as “an eye-popping, jaw-dropping extravaganza” (NY...
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Lunchtime in the Studio - CORE Creates Community
5/7/2015

Re-envision your lunch break with dance by CORE and free lunch at their Decatur Square studio! Watch the Atlanta PlanIt feature on "Lunchtime in the Studio" >
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The Wonder Years
5/7/2015

Moving in the Spirit pays tribute to the music of Stevie Wonder through dance, celebrating everything from his first hit at age 12 to present-day work.
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Venus in Fur
Today - 5/16/2015

In David Ives's seductive, darkly funny "Venus in Fur," a playwright-director (Thomas) has written an adaptation of Leopold von Sacher-Masoch's classic erotic novel about obsession and submission. At the end of a long day in which actresses auditioning for the role have failed to impress Thomas, in walks Vanda — very late and seemingly clueless — and convinces him to give her a chan...
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Crazyanity
Today - 5/24/2015

Paul and Samantha have been together for six years, and marriage has never been an issue until now. After they move into a new apartment together, they meet their elderly and highly eccentric next door neighbor Eleanor, whose views on marriage and religion slowly begin to creep into the mind of Samantha. This causes tension in the relationship, and the couple has to finally to decide if they wa...
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OFFstage
5/7/2015

OFFstage is an event celebrating Atlanta Ballet's "MAYhem" season finale performance and the kick-off for Wabi Sabi's summer series. The event includes a special performance by Atlanta Ballet's Fellowship Ensemble choreographed by Sarah Hillmer. The gallery features the exhibit "The Old Gods and Their Crumbling City" by Matt Haffner.
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Contemporary Musical Cabaret
5/8/2015

Contemporary Musical Cabaret celebrates contemporary musicals featuring some of Atlanta's hottest talent! You will be treated to selections from: Edges, The Last Time We Were Here, 35mm, John & Jen and more!
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Legacy 25 Gala
5/9/2015

This special dance performance titled “Visage d’Afrique” showcases Ballethnic’s creative journey throughout its 25 years, featuring excerpts of the Ballethnic Dance Company’s signature productions. Prior to the performance, attendees will be treated to a VIP Reception, including hors d'oeuvres, live music, a wine bar and a silent auction. After the performance the ...
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Apache Cafe - May 11 through 17th
Today - 5/17/2015

Monday, 5/11:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 5/12:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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The Whale
Today - 6/14/2015

Marking Artistic Director Freddie Ashley's return to the stage after a four-year absence, Actor's Express will close the season with what is certain to be the most talked-about theatrical event of the spring. At 600 pounds, Charlie has hidden himself away in his small apartment. Isolated and hungering for redemption, he desperately tries to reconnect with his estranged teenage daught...
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Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally: Summer of 69
5/13/2015

After years of establishing their own successful careers, comedy husband-and-wife team Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally are going on tour together with a raunchy, modern variety show called "Summer of 69: No Apostrophe."
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Xperimental Puppetry Theater (XPT)
Today - 5/17/2015

Think puppet theater is just for kids? Xperimental Puppetry Theater returns to show that adults can enjoy bold, original puppet theatre as well.
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The Soapbox Show
Today - 6/26/2015

Every Friday night, "The Soapbox Show" features an eclectic variety of local and national guest storytellers and some of Atlanta's most veteran professional improvisers.
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Intimate Illusions
Today - 5/16/2015

Direct from Beverly Hills for two nights only, master illusionist Ivan Amodei brings his critically acclaimed "Intimate Illusions" to the Omni Atlanta Hotel at the CNN Center. Filled with world-class magic, fantastic story-telling, audience participation and incredible live music by Celine Dion's concert cellist, this intimate performance weaves original, thought-provoking illusions, wit, humor...
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MAYhem
Today - 5/17/2015

This explosive program presents the future directions of dance propelled by the extraordinary talents and artistic vision of Atlanta Ballet.
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Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
Today - 6/28/2015

In this hilarious comedy, Vanya and his adopted sister, Sonia, live a quiet life in the Pennsylvania farmhouse where they grew up, while their sister Masha travels the world as a movie star. Just as their cleaning woman issues a warning about terrible events in their future, Masha returns for an unannounced visit with her 20-something boy toy Spike in tow. And so begins this unforgettable famil...
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Shadows and Light
Today - 5/31/2015

Additional show time: Sunday, May 31 at 7:30 p.m. This new musical review is written and directed by Annie Cook. It features Gia Nappo as Joni Mitchell, MK Penley as Carole King and Emily Sams as Carly Simon.
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Dust House
Today - 6/12/2015

Artists immersed themselves in the layers and patterns of an abandoned house in Atlanta’s historic West End to create this dance film.
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Thoroughly Modern Millie
Today - 5/24/2015

The year is 1922 and Millie Dillmount has just moved to New York City from Kansas to start an exciting new life for herself.
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BattleActs
5/16/2015

Eight improvisors compete at Academy Theatre to claim the title of Champion of Battle Acts, and the audience gets to decide!
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It Makes Me Think: Our Stories About Reentry
5/16/2015

Reforming Arts presents a staged reading of "It Makes Me Think: Our Stories About Reentry.” The play, written and performed by four formerly incarcerated women, depicts the struggles women face upon their release from prison. The women performing the staged reading courageously tell their stories with no holds barred so that they might bring awareness not only to the flawed prison system,...
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Marc Maron
5/16/2015

For over twenty years, Marc Maron has been writing and performing raw, honest and thought-provoking comedy for print, stage, radio, online and television.  A legend in the stand-up community, Maron has appeared on HBO, Letterman, Leno, Craig Ferguson, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Real Time with Bill Maher, John Oliver’s New York Stand-Up, and two Comedy Central Pr...
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Choose Your Own Adventure: The Comedy Show
5/16/2015

Based off of the popular books series from the 1980s, this show brings a hilarious improvised story that allows you, the audience, to select from any number of bold, unusual or thrilling endings.  
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Sylvia
Today - 6/7/2015

Additional show time: Thursday, June 4 at 8 p.m. Sylvia is a modern romantic comedy about love, marriage, and a talking dog. Greg brings home a dog he found in the park, bearing only the name "Sylvia" on her name tag. A street-smart mixture of Lab and Poodle, Sylvia becomes a major bone of contention between husband and wife. The marriage is put in serious jeopardy until, after a series...
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Apache Cafe - May 18th through 24th
Today - 5/24/2015

Monday, 5/18:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 5/19:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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Dinner and a Diva Series
Today - 5/21/2015

Capitol City Opera Company helps you brush up on your Shakespeare this month, accompanied by a three-course meal and wine at this innovative series.
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Tanz Farm Series 4: Ship of Fools
Today - 5/24/2015

This performance is the American Premiere of "Ship of Fools," a theatrical event that employs text as well as Niv Sheinfeld and Oren Laor's distinctive movement vocabulary to examine the universal human need to protect one's uniqueness from destruction and the yearning for interpersonal contact.
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Modern Atlanta Dance Festival 2015
Today - 5/23/2015

The Modern Atlanta Dance Festival, now in its 21st year, features two nights of exceptional dance at the Balzer Theatre at Herren's.
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Love's Last Episode Stage Play
5/23/2015

Come along on a journey with celebrity real estate broker Michael Love in an original staged production of “Love’s Last Episode.” Watch the ups and downs of a man struggling to find love while overcoming a deep dark secret from his past.
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Tanz Farm Series 4: Two Room Apartment
Today

Liat Dror and Nir Ben Gal premiered "Two Room Apartment" in 1987 in Tel-Aviv. It was a huge significant suc­cess for Israeli dance and a milestone in the development of Israeli choreography. The piece received international acclaim and won the Bagnolet Competition for Choreography. Dror and Ben Gal have carefully entrusted Niv Sheinfeld and Oren Laor to recreate it for a new generation.
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Apache Cafe - May 25th through 31st
5/25/2015 - 5/31/2015

Monday, 5/25:
Bohemian Circus
Doors open at 7 p.m.
General Admission: $5 adv Tuesday, 5/26:
Sound&Lyrics
Doors open at 9 p.m.
General Admission: $7 adv

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My Life as a Fairy Tale: The Ugly Duckling
5/26/2015 - 6/7/2015

Hans Christian Andersen and his tale "The Ugly Duckling" are playfully brought to life in this imaginative performance using only a collection of found objects and odd furniture. Giving life to the inanimate, the Ugly Duckling makes his journey — encountering the hunter, the farmer, soaring geese, menacing cats and dogs, and then finally finding home. Tickets include a Create-A-Puppet wor...
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Scene Missing (The Show)
5/27/2015

Produced by Write Club Atlanta and hosted by Scene Missing Magazine, "Scene Missing (The Show)" is the literary equivalent of talking through movie trailers! Each month at The Highland Ballroom, Scene Missing Editor-in-Chief Jason Mallory brings the best writers and comedians in Atlanta performing essays and stand-up using movie traile...
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Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical
5/27/2015 - 6/28/2015

Special times:
Friday, May 29: 7 p.m. performance only
Friday, June 5: 5 p.m. performance only No performance June 3. Trixie, Daddy and Knuffle Bunny take a trip to the Laundromat. But the adventure takes a dramatic turn when Trixie realizes somebunny was left behind. Using live actors and beautiful projections, this play tells a true-to-life tale about what happens wh...
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Coriolanus
5/28/2015 - 6/14/2015

Forced into the Senate by his overbearing mother, the Achilles-like Coriolanus does nothing to hide his disdain for democracy, which works against him as Rome’s leader. His citizens are hungry; his Senate peers are disloyal. Eventually banished by his own people, this God of War does the only thing he knows to do: lead his own enemy’s army to kill the very people he serves. Shakespe...
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Water by the Spoonful
5/28/2015 - 6/20/2015

In Quiara Alegría Hudes’ (“In the Heights”) Pulitzer Prize winning drama "Water by the Spoonful," Elliot has returned from Iraq and is struggling to find his place in the world. Somewhere in a chat room, recovering addicts keep each other alive, hour by hour, day by day. The boundaries of family and community are stretched across continents and cyberspace as birth ...
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Three Decembers
5/29/2015 - 5/31/2015

The Atlanta Opera returns to Midtown in collaboration with the Alliance Theatre, with a new production by contemporary composer Jake Heggie (best known for "Moby Dick" and "Dead Men Walking"). This chamber opera is a beautifully orchestrated piece for three artists and chamber orchestra, on stage with the performers. An intense drama between stage actress Madeline Mitchell and her t...
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5/29/2015 - 5/31/2015

Kids 5 years old and younger will love this festival designed just for them, featuring the Alliance Theatre, Atlanta Symphony, High Museum and more.
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The Secret Garden
5/29/2015 - 8/2/2015

A World Premiere Adaptation by Rachel Teagle. Based on the original book by Frances Hodgson Burnett. The players of Serenbe will greet the summer season with the triumphant tale of Mary Lennox and her secret garden. The show will mark the debut of an English Garden sown specifically to immerse the performance and their audience completely within her Uncle’s endless estate. Undoubtedly all...
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Prelude to Too
5/29/2015 - 5/30/2015

Set within the walls of Midtown Atlanta’s historic Rhodes Theatre, Backside of the Tent Productions, in partnership with Atlanta Ballet's Wabi Sabi, presents an hour-long contemporary performance that merges dance, theater and circus in a unique, interactive experience. Attendees have the opportunity to observe the artists’ creative process as they prepare for the grand premiere of ...
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Lisa Lampanelli
5/30/2015

Lisa Lampanelli is known as Comedy’s Lovable Queen of Mean. This equal opportunity offender is a regular on Howard Stern’s Sirius satellite radio shows, and she has appeared on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” “Late Show with David Letterman,” “Chelsea Lately,” “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “The Dr. Oz Show” and “Good Morning...
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Roswell Summer Puppet Series: Peter And The Wolf and The Frog Prince
6/1/2015 - 6/6/2015

"Peter and the Wolf & The Frog Prince" marks Frisch Marionettes return to the stage at Roswell Cultural Arts Center. Based on the delightful musical story by Sergei Prokofiev and the classic fairy tale, this double header is guaranteed to tickle the fancy of adults and children alike.
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The Exonerated
6/1/2015

Culled from interviews, letters, transcripts and case files “The Exonerated” tells the true stories of six wrongfully convicted survivors of death row in their own words.
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2015 Spring Play Reading Series
6/2/2015 - 6/4/2015

Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre Company is holding its annual Spring Play Reading Series from June 2 through June 4. Come hear readings of these works by professional actors and help the group choose work for its upcoming season. Schedule of events:
June 2: Sunset Baby
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Avenue Q
6/3/2015 - 6/7/2015

Smart, hilarious, risqué and full of heart, "Avenue Q" is Broadway’s smash-hit upbeat musical for grown-ups. Music and lyrics are by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx. The book is by Jeff Whitty. The neighbors are nice on Avenue Q ─ the only address you can afford when you’re fresh out of college, out of a job, or just trying to find your way in life. Princeton, Gary Coleman (yes,...
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Atlanta Fringe Festival
6/4/2015 - 6/7/2015

The Atlanta Fringe Festival is an annual theatre festival celebrating works "on the fringe" of mainstream offerings. This year's lineup features 20 shows with multiple performances at five local venues ─ The Wrecking Bar, International Montessori Academy, Highland Ballroom, and two stages at 7 Stages.

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The Good Gracious Show!
6/7/2015

Presented by Community Arts Live, this is a night of music, food, laughs and more from Good Gracious comedy titled "Everybody Loves Food." The show faetures singer-songwriter Doria Roberts, chef Asha Gomez, Dad's Garage Theatre Company, Mr. Blue Sky, poet Kodac Harrison, mixologist Miles MacQuarrie, Takenobu, Captain Planet Foundation and more. 
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Roswell Summer Puppet Series: The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs
6/8/2015 - 6/13/2015

Think you know the real story behind the huffing and puffing?Think again.?There's only one individual who knows the true story about one wolf, three houses and three little pigs: Alexander T. Wolf.?In this revealing no-squealing adaptation of Jon Scieszka's popular book, A. Wolf has a chance to tell his side of the story. Paul Mesner Puppets presents this wacky tale that is sure to make viewers...
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Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type
6/9/2015 - 7/26/2015

No shows on Saturday, July 4. Cows that type? Chickens on strike? Farmer Brown can’t believe his ears! Join the barnyard fun in this new adaptation of the award-winning children’s book. "Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type" won a 2001 Caldecott Honor and is on the National Education Association’s list of “Teachers' Top 100 Books for Children.” The book was al...
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Magic Tree House: Dinosaurs Before Dark KIDS
6/10/2015 - 6/24/2015

"Magic Tree House: Dinosaurs Before Dark KIDS" is an adaptation of the first of Mary Pope Osborne’s award-winning fantasy adventure books from the Magic Tree House book series. While exploring one afternoon, siblings Jack and Annie discover a tree house full of books. Jack looks through a book about dinosaurs and wishes he could see a real one. Suddenly the wind begins to blow and the tre...
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A Streetcar Named Desire
6/11/2015 - 6/28/2015

Serenbe Playhouse takes on the dark, southern scope of Tennessee Williams’ "A Streetcar Named Desire." Blanche DuBois’ timeless and sultry tale of deception will be brought to life on the industrial scenery of Serenbe’s new Art Farm Stage, featuring Matthew Davis ("Vampire Diaries") as Stanley ─ where a post World War II French Quarter will be housed within rustic, recycled ...
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Dad's Garage and Friends
6/11/2015 - 6/13/2015

Dad's Garage and Friends is back and bigger than ever at the fantastic Fox Theatre this summer! This is the star-studded, big comedy bash of the year; however, don't call it a gala. While they upgraded to the fanciest-schmanciest theatre in town, they're gonna keep this on the Dad's level. Champagne? Yep, but with a beer chaser! Tuxedo? Make it purple paisley! Fart jokes? They've got the b...
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Avenue Q
6/11/2015 - 7/12/2015

Additional show times:
Saturday, June 20 at 3 p.m.
Saturday, July 4 at 3 p.m. Smart, hilarious, risqué and full of heart, "Avenue Q" is Broadway’s smash-hit upbeat musical for grown-ups. Music and lyrics are by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx. The book is by Jeff Whitty. The neighbors are nice on Avenue Q ─ the only address you can afford when you’re fresh out ...
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Barnum
6/12/2015 - 6/28/2015

Additional show time: Saturday, June 27 at 2 p.m.

The Lyric proudly presents this exhilarating musical following the irrepressible imagination and dreams of Phineas T. Barnum, America's greatest showman. The story of his life and his marriage to Chairy reveals a couple who looked at the world from opposite sides of the spectrum, and also reveals that she was the practical one w...
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Roswell Summer Puppet Series: Sleeping Beauty
6/15/2015 - 6/20/2015

"Sleeping Beauty" begins in King Felix’s great hall where guests from across the land have gathered to celebrate the birth of Princess Aurora. The party goes awry when the wicked witch arrives and curses the baby princess. Will the curse come true, or will someone with a "true heart" appear? Don’t miss Tanglewood Marionettes’ enchanting presentation of this beloved classic.Buy Now]]>
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As You Like It
6/18/2015 - 7/12/2015

No show July 4. Atlanta Shakespeare Company invites audiences to join them on another trip into Shakespeare's enchanted woods where Rosalind disguises herself as a man as Orlando litters the woods with love notes praising her beauty and virtue. Will the two lovers be united? Will Orlando survive the wrestling match?
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POP!
6/19/2015 - 6/21/2015

This performance features works by SIDEWAYS Contemporary Dance Company.
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Wonderland
6/20/2015 - 6/21/2015

A Cubanismo Caterpillar, wild tea party Bulerías, and the fiery duende of the Red Queen make this family-friendly flamenco version of "Alice Through the Looking Glass" like no other.
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A Whimsical, Wizarding Burlesque Revue, Part II!
6/20/2015 - 6/22/2015

Come celebrate our return to Hogwarts for two (2) nights of wand-whirling, skirt-twirling, toe-curling entertainment, with dancing and singing and peeling GALORE! Join a cast from all over the Southeast, from troupes and groups of all shapes and sizes, as we whisk you away and into the wizarding world. With the old world charm of The Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse and magical immersive stylings o...
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Roswell Summer Puppet Series: Billy Goats Gruff and Other Stuff
6/22/2015 - 6/27/2015

"Billy Goats Gruff and Other Stuff" turns favorite nursery rhymes on their ears! Did you know that Little Red Riding Hood has a first name? What happens when three billy goats try?to cross over a bridge belonging to a greedy troll? Parker Pig encounters some good luck when he stumbles over a watering?can in?The One Little Pig and the Three Wishes; a retelling of a?family favorite. All this and ...
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Folktales by Firelight
6/27/2015

Hiking, a campfire and storytelling; what a great combination! Meet on Arabia Mountain for one or both of the storytelling sessions offered on this day lead by professional storyteller and hike leader Jonah McDonald, adventure guide and author of "Hiking Atlanta’s Hidden Forests: Intown and Out." Though the hike and storytelling are kid-friendly, all ages are welcome. This is a rain or sh...
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Salute to Men
6/28/2015

Giwayen Mata performs its annual celebration to strong men in this performance.
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Roswell Summer Puppet Series: The Princess and the Pea, Y’all
6/29/2015 - 7/3/2015

"The Princess and the Pea, Y’all" takes the classic fairy tale and inserts a little Southern charm. That Puppet Guy, Lee Bryan, returns to Roswell Cultural Arts Center with a hilarious and fun filled story that teaches to never judge a book by its cover.
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The Motown Sound
7/3/2015 - 7/26/2015

The popular Motown musical revue returns to The Strand for another exciting summer season. The show features electric song and dance to the tune of all time Motown faves.
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Roswell Summer Puppet Series: Animalia
7/6/2015 - 7/11/2015

"Animalia" explores the world of animals through movement, music and visually stunning puppetry. Watch as the world's mightiest beasts and tiniest bugs come into furry focus right before your eyes. Hobey Ford Rod Puppets presents this stunning puppet ballet that is sure to delight all ages.
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Chasin' dem Blues
7/7/2015 - 8/2/2015

"Blues is the roots, everything else is the fruits." So proclaimed Willie Dixon, blues composer, famed recording-session maestro, bass man and an early bridge between the blues and rock 'n' roll. This thought is brought to life in the untold story of Paramount Records, "Chasin' dem Blues." This roof-raising show is a foot-stomping, multi-media musical celebration, which thrills audiences with s...
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Hawaii Five-Uh-Oh
7/7/2015 - 11/11/2015

Welcome to the tropical paradise of Hawaii. Pay no attention to the sharks, volcanoes, sunburns and outrageous tourist prices because everything is perfect in Hawaii! Until ... a mnurder. Time to call in an elite task force known as the Hawaii Five-Uh-Oh. Gov. Pat M Down is putting the Five-Uh-Oh on the beat. Detective Steve McCarrot and his partner Tann-o are primed to deliver justice. Just as...
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Rent
7/8/2015 - 8/9/2015

Rent is the groundbreaking musical that makes people all want to live "La Vie Boheme." Winner of the Tony Award for Best Musical and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Actor's Express presents Jonathan Larson's explosive adaptation of Puccini's La Boheme in a pulsing, reimagined new production like nothing audiences have seen before. From "One Song Glory" to the iconic "Seasons of Love," the music o...
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The Mystery of Edwin Drood
7/11/2015 - 8/2/2015

Additional show time: Thursday, July 23 at 8 p.m. This wildly warm-hearted theatrical experience kicks off when the Music Hall Royale "puts on" its flamboyant rendition of an unfinished Dickens mystery. Our title character disappears mysteriously one stormy Christmas Eve, but has Edwin been murdered? The giddiness of this play-within-a-play allows the audience to vote on the solution as...
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Roswell Summer Puppet Series: The Emperor’s New Clothes
7/13/2015 - 7/18/2015

"The Emperor’s New Clothes" marks Grey Seal Puppets’ return to Roswell Cultural Arts Center. What’s big and pink and fond of frilly outfits? The Emperor is a pig in this hilarious barnyard adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson tale. Don’t miss this innovative and laughter filled take on a classic fable that teaches it is never too late to think for one's self.
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Rapunzel
7/15/2015 - 7/29/2015

This is a hair raising tale like audiences have never seen before. Adapted for the stage by Siobhan Brumbelow, this story might not be what one was expecting from a girl locked in a tower. Along the way Rapunzel will rediscover the world, and a few others might do the same.
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Evita
7/23/2015 - 8/16/2015

In the midst of the glowing summer Serenbe Playhouse will take on the lavish, beloved tale of the legendary Eva “Evita” Duarte de Peron. Audiences will be transported to the countryside of Argentina within the rolling hills of Serenbe where the notorious political figure got her start. Follow the transformative tale of her political climb ─ teeming with intrigue and seduction ─ ...
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Almost Heaven, John Denver’s America
7/23/2015 - 8/8/2015

"Almost Heaven, John Denver’s America" debuted at the Georgia Ensemble Theatre in the Fall of 2013, and proved to be the best selling season opener in the Theatre’s history.  Under the direction of GET Artistic Director Robert J. Farley, and featuring the original GET cast of extraordinarily talented actor/musicians, the musical celebrates the work of America’s beloved op...
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The Reluctant Dragon
7/28/2015 - 8/9/2015

When a dragon moves into the neighborhood, a bookish boy, the soft spoken dragon and a famous knight must use showmanship to stage a battle to calm the villagers’ fears. Tickets include a Create-A-Puppet workshop.
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Motown 25
8/18/2015 - 8/23/2015

It began as one man's story… became everyone's music… and is now Broadway's musical. "Motown the Musical is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson and many more. Motown shattered barriers, shaped our lives and ma...
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