I’ve seen Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at the Fox several times now, and it’s on my short list of can’t-miss shows. It’s one of the most impressive productions I’ve ever seen–the athleticism, the art, all of it…it’s beautifully done. The tour returns to Atlanta February 15-19, 2017, and it’ll be a new experience even if you’ve seen Alvin Ailey … [more]
Actor’s Express’s production of The Crucible will be at the King Plow Arts Center from January 21-February 19, 2017.
Here’s the quick summary: “Written as an allegory for the McCarthy ‘witch hunts’ launched against supposed communists in the 1950s, Arthur Miller’s timeless drama about the Salem witch trials remains as powerful a statement as ever about the American tendency towards … [more]
Theatrical Outfit’s production of Lost in the Cosmos: The Last Self Help Book will be at The Balzer Theater at Herren’s from February 9-26, 2017.
This is on my short list of shows to see in 2017. Per the summary: “Walker Percy’s Lost in the Cosmos: The Last Self Help Book was a winking satire of the self-help craze, offering … [more]
Troubadour will be at the Alliance Theatre from January 18-February 12, 2017.
Here’s the quick summary: “In 1951 Nashville, Country music legend Billy Mason is on the eve of retirement. Can his soft-spoken son, Joe, step into the spotlight and carry on? When Joe joins forces with an unlikely pair–Inez, a budding singer/songwriter, and Izzy, a rodeo tailor on a … [more]
Atlanta Lyric Theatre’s production of Million Dollar Quartet will be at the Cobb Civic Center’s Anderson Theatre from February 10-26, 2017.
Per the summary: “On December 4, 1956, a twist of fate brought Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Elvis Presley to Memphis’ Sun Records. The rock ‘n’ roll musical Million Dollar Quartet was inspired by this legendary … [more]
Atlanta Lyric Theatre’s production of Jesus Christ Superstar will be at the Cobb Civic Center’s Anderson Theatre from April 7-23, 2017.
Per the summary: “It seems especially fitting that the first rock opera, created as a concept album at the end of the turbulent ’60s, should have at its center a social and political rebel. Jesus’ meteor-like rise in renown … [more]
Atlanta Lyric Theatre’s production of Beauty & the Beast will be at the Cobb Civic Center’s Anderson Theatre from June 9-25, 2017.
Per the summary: “Based on the Academy-Award winning animated feature, the classic story tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an … [more]
From January 12-February 12, 2017, The Mountaintop will be at the Aurora Theatre in Lawrenceville.
This looks like it’ll be a powerful night at the theatre. Per the summary: “Winner of London’s Olivier Award for Best New Play, this gripping and poetic drama envisions the events that might’ve taken place the evening before Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination. Katori … [more]
From January 20-February 19, 2017, Smokey Joe’s Cafe will be at the Legacy Theatre in Tyrone.
If you’re a fan of 1950s music, you’ll likely enjoy this musical: “‘Hound Dog,’ ‘Stand by Me,’ ‘Love Potion #9’–the list of rock ‘n’ roll classics penned by the songwriting duo of Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller is jam-packed with legendary hits. A high-energy … [more]
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