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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…

Shakespeare in Love

September 14 @ 7:30 pm - September 24 @ 11:00 pm
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Described as “an absolute joy from beginning to end” (Daily Express), Shakespeare in Love is a new play based on the 1998 film that won seven Academy Awards® including Best Picture. Young Will Shakespeare has writer’s block… the deadline for his new play is fast approaching but he’s in desperate need of inspiration. That is, until he finds his muse – Viola. This beautiful young woman is Will’s greatest admirer and will stop at nothing (including breaking the law) to…

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…

Project Dawn

September 22 @ 8:00 pm - October 29 @ 5:00 pm

Project Dawn By Karen Hartman Directed by Lisa Adler September 22 – October 29, 2017 Press Opening is September 29th   An inspired-by-real-life story.   Gritty, gripping, and shockingly funny, go behind the bench in this inspired-by-real-life story of the women on both sides of the law in Project Dawn, an innovative court designed to transform the lives of women in the sex trade. In this daring and vital tour de force, seven actresses double as victims/participants and Court staff. Whether you are to the…

Off-Broadway hit TEA FOR THREE comes to Alpharetta

September 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Atlanta Workshop Players is proud to present... The Off-Broadway hit, TEA FOR THREE: Lady Bird, Pat & Betty ONE WOMAN SHOW - Starring Emmy Award Winner Elaine Bromka! TEA FOR THREE: Lady Bird, Pat & Betty explores the hopes, fears, quirks and loves of Lady Bird Johnson, Pat Nixon and Betty Ford in what Mrs. Nixon called “the hardest unpaid job in the world.” Particularly pertinent in an era of heightened politics, TEA FOR THREE humanizes the political scene with a story both whimsical and deeply moving. Share…

Off-Broadway hit TEA FOR THREE comes to Alpharetta

September 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Atlanta Workshop Players is proud to present... The Off-Broadway hit, TEA FOR THREE: Lady Bird, Pat & Betty ONE WOMAN SHOW - Starring Emmy Award Winner Elaine Bromka! TEA FOR THREE: Lady Bird, Pat & Betty explores the hopes, fears, quirks and loves of Lady Bird Johnson, Pat Nixon and Betty Ford in what Mrs. Nixon called “the hardest unpaid job in the world.” Particularly pertinent in an era of heightened politics, TEA FOR THREE humanizes the political scene with a story both whimsical and deeply moving. Share…

The King And I

September 26 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Broadway Theatre. Tickets are available for all performances.

“If One Sux… Theres Five More Comedy/Magic Tour!” at the Punchline

September 27 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

“3 Amigos Productions” Merritt Ambrose, Dan Garrett, Steve McCoy and The Legendary Atlanta Punchline… Present “If One Sux… Theres Five More Comedy/Magic Tour!” Wednesday, September 27th at the Legendary Atlanta Punchline Show starts at 8:00PM Only $20 plus tax and fees 3652 Roswell Rd, Atlanta, GA 30342 Tickets at the door or purchase online at www.Punchline.com or call 404-252-5233 The Punchline..Intimate late-night comedy club featuring a full bar, casual eats & regular stand-up performances. Six Entertainers, One Night… “If One…

OUMA Presents: Hispaniola Music Celebration and Exhibition Reception

September 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

We are kicking off the fall celebration of Haiti and the Dominican Republic with the Hispaniola Music Celebration featuring the musical group Love Evolution with Semaj & Mr. Lorrius. They are united in love, life, creating family and in their purpose to musically motivate the world to move beyond destructive revolution to peaceful evolution. www.goodformemusic.com https://artistecard.com/LoveEvolution.  They will be performing September 30, 2017 form 7 pm- 9 pm.    Jordan Lorrius, who is Haitian American, is an ambassador of Arts…

Wire & Wood Alpharetta Songwriters Festival

October 6 @ 6:00 pm - October 7 @ 10:30 pm
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Friday: 6 – 10:30 pm Saturday: 5 – 10:30 pm

Music will flow through the streets as talented artists perform their own songs with soulful melodies, magnificent vocals and expressive lyrics while interacting with the audience. Listeners will learn the stories behind each song and may recognize some of the tunes that are played by their favorite musicians. Selected as one of the Top 20 Events in October 2015 by the Southeast Tourism Society!

Shopkins Live!

October 7 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Shopkins Live! is finally here! The #1 kids toy in North America is live and on stage in Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! Your beloved Shoppies make their theatrical debut in an original new live show featuring musical performances by Jessicake, Bubbleisha, Peppa-Mint, Rainbow Kate, Cocolette, Polli Polish and more! The fun and fashionista Shoppies are joined by the Shopkins – the grocery store-themed mini collectable toys – Apple Blossom, Strawberry Kiss, Lippy Lips, Kooky Cookie, Poppy Corn, Slick Breadstick and…

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…

Pharoah Sanders Quartet

October 14 @ 8:00 pm

Legendary tenor-man Pharoah Sanders possesses one of the most distinctive sounds in jazz.   Moving between chaos and beauty, his music can be raw and fierce or harmonically rich, and is always spiritually and emotionally expressive. Though he made his name playing free jazz with Coltrane in the mid-’60s, this musical giant now uses his masterful skills and probing soul to navigate the deep currents of the jazz tradition.  At 77, Pharoah Sanders proves that age is nothing but a number.

Thugs and the Women Who Love ‘Em

October 14 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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"Thugs And The Women Who Love 'Em," a hip hop musical inspired by New York Times bestselling author Wahida Clark's 2005 book "Thugs and The Women Who Love Them," is scheduled to tour nationally this Fall. The stage production will boast an all-star cast of R&B and hip hop music's notable names including Ray J, K. Michelle, Jamal Woolard, Amina Buddafly, Boosie Badazz, Lyfe Jennings and Karlie Redd.

Feed Your Senses: Emmanuel “Chops” Smith

October 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

October 18, 2017 A Free Lunchtime Learning Performing Arts Series at the Rialto Center for the Arts Every Third Wednesday at Noon, Always in the Rialto Lobby, and Always Free! Emmanuel "Chops" Smith is a pianist and vocalist who has been performing professionally since he was 15 years old. He has been playing piano since age 3 and has been trained in classical, jazz, and contemporary music. "Chops" has performed in venues all over the Southeast including The Rialto Center…

Hand to God

October 20 @ 7:30 pm - November 12 @ 9:30 pm
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Described as “darkly delightful” (The New York Times), Hand to God – the irreverent puppet comedy, Tony Award® nominee, and the most produced play in American regional theater in the 2016/17 season – makes its Atlanta debut. After the death of his father, meek Jason finds an outlet for his anxiety at the Christian Puppet Ministry. Jason’s complicated relationships with the town pastor, the school bully, the girl next door, and—most especially—his mother are thrown into upheaval when Jason’s puppet,…

Oglethorpe University Theatre Presents: Mr. Burns: A Post Electric Play

October 20 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Oglethorpe University Theatre presents Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play by Anne Washburn, Score by Michael Friedman, Lyrics by Anne Washburn.

Ailey II

October 21 @ 8:00 pm

Post-Show Talk on Stage Merging the spirit and energy of the country’s best young dance talent with the passion and creative vision of today’s outstanding choreographers, Ailey II has become universally renowned as one of the world’s finest dance companies.  Ailey II continues the legacy of founder Alvin Ailey, delivering pristine performances with dynamic movement and dazzling technique. Dance Magazine calls Ailey II "second to none," and The New York Times declares, "There's nothing like an evening spent with Ailey…

Midnight at the Masquerade

October 22 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in areas throughout the United States. Join us for a night of intrigue, deception, and delicious food in this comedic thriller!   Atlanta Murder Mystery Tickets

Midnight at the Masquerade

October 22 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Atlanta and surrounding areas throughout Georgia. Join us for a night of intrigue, deception, and delicious food in this comedic thriller!

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