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Cirque Du Soleil: Luzia

September 14 - November 19

Due to popular demand, Cirque du Soleil is adding two final weeks of performances (November 7 – 19, 2017) to the previously-announced Atlanta engagement of its delightfully-imaginative and visually-stunning production LUZIA, a waking dream of Mexico. Now from September 14 – November 19, 2017, audiences are invited to a redesigned white-and-gold Big Top at Atlantic Station to escape to an imaginary Mexico – a sumptuous and vibrant world suspended somewhere between dreams and reality. Tickets for all Atlanta performances of…

Kids Dance 411 “My First Steps” Early Childhood Development Program

September 17, 2017 @ 10:00 am - March 15, 2018 @ 12:00 pm

"My First Steps" 10-WEEK SERIES Kids Dance 411 presents "My First Steps" Early Childhood Development Program  Learning Through Dance, Creative Movement, & Educational Play Our highly-trained instructors shower children with affection as they guide your tiny tots in early social & motor skills through interactive songs, fun dance, tumbling techniques, building blocks, story books, & more! Designed to fully engage kids attending frequently or even occasionally, this drop-in program is flexible enough for any parent and their unpredictable schedule. Class…

Crossing Delancey

October 7 @ 7:30 pm - November 18 @ 9:00 pm
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The play that inspired the hit film, Crossing Delancey is the story of Izzy, a beautiful, intelligent, single young woman, and her 80-year-old Bubbie, who is determined to see her granddaughter get married before she dies. Giving Cupid a nudge, this irascible granny hires a matchmaker and sets out to find her granddaughter the perfect mate. But will Sam, the neighborhood pickle man, be the kind of man Izzy has in mind? Performed at the Marcus Jewish Community Center of…

Roswell Performing Arts Winter Registration Now Open

October 30, 2017 - February 24, 2018

Roswell Performing Arts, located within Roswell Recreation Parks, is now registering for Winter quarter which begins Nov 13, 2017 and runs through Feb 16, 2018.  Register online at www.roswellgov.com/register or in person at the registration office located in Roswell City Hall, Ste 100. *Ages Walking-Adult *Classes offered:  Moms & Tots, Creative Movement,Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary/Lyrical, Musical Theatre, Acting,  Private Voice Lessons, Private Piano Lessons, Private Dance Lessons, Private Acting Lessons, Private Audition Prep. *No registration fee other than quarterly…

Alice Between

November 12 @ 7:30 pm - November 19 @ 9:30 pm
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In the beloved children’s novel Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Alice finds herself in a world full of strange and wondrous incongruities …much like what the world is like for most middle school students! Atlanta Playwright and Alliance/Kendeda Playwriting Competition finalist Neeley Gossett’s modern take on the story finds Alice on her first day as a 7th grader in a new middle school. Gossett is able to tap into a dark humor that is especially satisfying and very connected to the…

Hispaniola presents a staged reading of “Cry Old Kingdom” by Jeff Augustin

November 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Haiti, 1964. Francois Papa Doc Duvalier’s repressive regime has forced once-successful artist Edwin into hiding, turning him into a walking ghost. When Edwin finds a young man building a boat to escape to America, and persuades him to pose for a painting, he finally feels alive again. But with cries for revolution resounding through the nation and the regime’s death squads on the prowl, no one’s life is safe. Sometimes trying to dream and survive forces impossible choices. This staged…

Midnight at the Masquerade

November 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Atlanta, Tucker and surrounding areas throughout Georgia. Join us for a night of intrigue, deception, and delicious food in this comedic thriller! Show Theme and Dress Code Bring friends or family, discover clues while trading them with other guests, and solve the mystery before the dinner is finished.

Niyaz presents “The Fourth Light Project”

November 18 @ 8:00 pm

Described as “mystical music with a modern edge,” Niyaz seamlessly blends medieval Sufi poetry and folk songs from Iran and surrounding Persian Gulf countries with rich acoustic instrumentation and state-of-the-art electronics.  Azam Ali’s exquisite vocals in Dari, Farsi, Urdu and Turkish transport one instantly to distant lands and states of mind. Interactive designer/visual artist Jerome Delapierre, offers a groundbreaking and immersive multi-media experience, merging live musical and sacred dance performance with interactive technologies and advanced projection/body-mapping techniques. Niyaz creates a…

Behind the Movement: “American Teen” …benefitting Mission for Movement, Inc.

November 19 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Mission for Movement, Inc in association with J Green Productions and Dance 411 proudly present… BEHIND THE MOVEMENT: "AMERICAN TEEN" Sunday, November 19, 2017 6pm - 9pm About "American Teen" Behind The Movement: "American Teen" . . . an amazing show filled with dance, art, and passion to support Mission for Movement, Inc. Renowned choreographer and artistic director Jeremy Green created this production to engage the audience through enlightening, exciting and entertaining performances.  Come and explore the mind of the…

Callanwolde School of Dance Presents “The Nutcracker”

December 2 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Callanwolde School of Dance presents the complete Act II of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker– choreographed by Jillian Mitchell. There will also be performances by Callanwolde School of Dance selected faculty and Prime Movers Performance Group. There will be three performances on Saturday, December 2nd: 2 PM, 5 PM, and 8 PM. The final, 8 PM performance will feature Jillian Mitchell's professional dance group Kit Modus.

20th Annual Gala Holiday Concert

December 2 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 3:00pm, repeating until December 3, 2017

If you’re in need of holiday cheer, the Gala Holiday Concert is the perfect place to be!  Join us for this acclaimed celebration of the season, as The Georgia State University School of Music presents its 20th Annual Gala Holiday Concert.  More than 200 student and faculty musicians from the Georgia State University Symphony Orchestra, choruses, Jazz Band and community ensembles perform beloved holiday favorites.  Bring the entire family for this Atlanta Holiday tradition.   Saturday, December 2, 2017, 8…

The Blvd Presents: The Right Track

December 3 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Blvd is proud to present a celebration of creative entrepreneurship featuring the talents of aspiring musicians, playwrights, composers, actors, and visual and culinary artists, as well as keynote addresses from some of the brightest stars in the Atlanta arts community. This intimate cocktail-style evening offers open-door access to professionals who are ready and willing to lend you their ear.  Reservations are both limited and required; there will be no tickets sold at the door. Reservations are closed after November 30th. Claim…

A Christmas Carol

December 8 @ 7:30 pm - December 24 @ 9:30 pm
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Join the Alliance Theatre for one of Atlanta’s most treasured holiday traditions. On Christmas Eve, Ebenezer Scrooge is visited by ghosts offering him a chance at a better future – his old partner Jacob Marley and the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future – who teach him it is never too late to change. Celebrate the holidays with the beloved Dickens classic in this Broadway-scale production with beautiful live music and an all-star Atlanta cast. Experience the Alliance’s beloved…

Urban Nutcracker

December 9 - December 10

Urban Nutcracker - An Atlanta Holiday Tradition Presented By Ballethnic Dance Company, Inc.   Traditionally, the first nutcracker of the season!  Urban Nutcracker takes place on Atlanta's own Sweet Auburn Avenue in the 1940's.  Enjoy the soulful celebration, the majestic journey, the whimsical and mysterious characters such as Reggae Ragdolls, the sultry Arabian dance, the spins and leaps of the Black Russian, Mother Spice and her tumbling Spice Drops, the bubbly Coca Cola Pas de Six, and the elegant Brown…

Urban Nutcracker

December 9 - December 10
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Dec. 9th, 2017 @ 2:00pm & 8:00pm; Dec. 10th, 2017 @ 3:00pm

Presented by Ballethnic Dance Company, Inc. Urban Nutcracker - An Atlanta Holiday Tradition   Traditionally, the first nutcracker of the season!  Urban Nutcracker takes place on Atlanta's own Sweet Auburn Avenue in the 1940's.  Enjoy the soulful celebration, the majestic journey, the whimsical and mysterious characters such as Reggae Ragdolls, the sultry Arabian dance, the spins and leaps of the Black Russian, Mother Spice and her tumbling Spice Drops, the bubbly Coca Cola Pas de Six, and the elegant Brown…

Roswell Winter Puppet Series presents: The North Pole Fa-La-La-La-La-Follies

December 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until December 16, 2017

One event on December 16, 2017 at 1:30pm

Lee Bryan, “That Puppet Guy” Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 10 a.m. Friday, December 15, 2017 at 10 a.m. Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.   Get ready for hilarious holiday high-jinx as some talented residents of the North Pole perform in their annual talent show. This sparkling holiday production combines music, live vocal performance and a zany and colorful cast of characters including a wisecracking fruitcake, tumbling teddy bears, the "not-so-abominable" snowman and much, much…

Roswell Youth Theatre presents Elf Jr.

December 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until December 16, 2017

An event every day that begins at 2:00pm, repeating until December 17, 2017

Embrace Your Inner Elf with Roswell Youth Theatre’s Elf Jr! Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag of gifts and is transported to the North Pole. The would-be elf is raised, unaware that he is actually a human, until his enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth. With Santa's permission, Buddy embarks on a journey to New York City to find his birth father and discover his true identity. Faced with the harsh…

Roswell Youth Theatre’s Alice In Wonderland Jr. Auditions

December 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 5:30pm, repeating until December 20, 2017

Travel down the rabbit hole and join Alice, one of literature’s most beloved heroines, in her madcap adventures.  Featuring updated songs from Disney’s thrilling animated motion picture, Disney’s Alice in Wonderland JR. is a fast-paced take on the classic tale. The ever-curious Alice’s journey begins innocently enough as she chases the White Rabbit.  Her adventures become increasingly more strange as she races the Dodo Bird, gets tied up with Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, raps with a bubble-blowing Caterpillar and…

Roswell Winter Puppet Series presents: ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

December 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until December 23, 2017

One event on December 22, 2017 at 1:30pm

Piccadilly Puppets Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 10 a.m. Friday, December 22, 2017 at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 10 a.m.   Based on the classic holiday poem penned by Clement C. Moore more than 100 years ago, Piccadilly Puppets tells the real story of that night from a mouse who was an eyewitness to the whole affair. It’s a merry tale with lots of silly twists and turns to entertain and amuse children of…

Native Guard

January 13, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - February 4, 2018 @ 9:30 pm
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NATIVE GUARD, the Pulitzer Prize winning collection of poetry by former U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey, will be staged this season at the Atlanta History Center, just steps away from its extraordinary Civil War collection. First adapted for the stage by the Alliance in 2014 to sold-out audiences, NATIVE GUARD juxtaposes the deeply personal experiences of Trethewey, a child of a then illegal marriage between her African-American mother and Caucasian father living in 1960s Mississippi, with the experience of a…

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