Squabbling puppets Punch and his wife Judy are classic puppets that bring mayhem and mirth to every show. The battling twosome have been making audiences laugh for more than 350 years -- in fact, even George Washington attended a show starring the havoc-wreaking puppets. Fun for kids and adults alike, you can now experience the exploits of Punch and Judy, performed by the nationally acclaimed Kincaid Karacters, at Marietta's New Theatre in the Square. See this morning show on its own, or opt for a buffet breakfast with the "Brunch with Punch" option.
Disney's Beauty and the Beast brings its enchanting tale and Academy Award-winning score to the Atlanta area at The Legacy Theatre. Based on the beloved 1991 animated film, this worldwide hit stage adaptation has won the hearts of over 35 million people worldwide. The acclaimed musical tells the story of Belle, an intelligent young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who's really a young prince under the spell of a witch's curse. Time is running out, and if the Beast doesn't learn his lesson soon, he and his entire household will be doomed for all eternity. Filled with colorful characters and dazzling songs, including "Be Our Guest" and the unforgettable title song, this tale as old as time will entertain the whole family.
Set in the French Antilles, this tropical musical from the Tony Award-winning creators of Ragtime and Seussical combines elements of both Romeo and Juliet and The Little Mermaid. The result is a fun, calypso-tinged story filled with great music and rousing dance. The Tony-nominated hit chronicles the fairy-tale love of a young peasant girl for a handsome young aristocrat -- a love that leads her to save him from his doom. As the gods debate the star-crossed lovers' fate, the islanders gather to sing and celebrate the hope of the human spirit. This staging will be performed by the talented young artists of OnStage Atlanta in Decatur.