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Bring It! Live Jun 29  
Fox Theatre Bring It! Live
 
Catch your favorite dance stars from the Lifetime dance reality show Bring It! as they pack their bags and set off on a brand-new nationwide tour. In 2016, the troupe blew away live audiences. Their 2017 tour ups the wow factor with steamy, never-before-seen performances. Mississippi-based dance coach Miss D and her fierce Dancing Dolls are set to own the stage at The Fox Theatre in Atlanta, where you'll get to see them perform. Filled with unbelievable moves, original routines and Miss D's signature dose of magic, Bring It! Live is sure to be one unforgettable night of entertainment.
 
   
Not Here Right Now Jul 1  
Synchronicity Theatre Not Here Right Now
 
A journey of self-exploration and discovery that covers the span of eight countries, Royce Bable's one-man show, Not Here Right Now, traces his adventures after leaving the monotony of New York City's corporate world and a promising career as a media researcher to explore Southeast Asia. Filled with inspiring and entertaining stories of his experiences as a world traveler, the show aims to fill you with the courage and ambition to take meaningful and fulfilling risks in your own life in order to achieve the happiness we all deserve. Enjoy Not Here Right Now on the stage of Atlanta's Synchronicity Theatre.
 
   
Punch and Judy Puppet Show! Jul 1 - Jul 29, 2017  
Marietta Theatre Punch and Judy Puppet Show!
 
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 Jul 7 - Aug 6, 2017  
Legacy Theatre Disney's Beauty and the Beast
 
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.
 
   
Tapas II: Steady As She Goes Jul 7 - Jul 23, 2017  
Hapeville Performing Arts Center Tapas II: Steady As She Goes
 
Centered around the theme of "steady as she goes," the Academy Theatre's short-play festival sets sail with a variety of ten-minute works that range from drama and comedy to horror and absurdist. Nine different playwrights from across the country are represented in the second edition of this show, which comes to the stage at the Hapeville Performing Arts Center.
 
   
Heathers: The Musical Jul 7 - Aug 13, 2017  
OnStage Atlanta Heathers: The Musical
 
Before there was Mean Girls, there was Heathers, the delightfully dark '80s teen comedy that starred Winona Ryder as a high school girl who joins forces with a hot rebel (Christian Slater) to take on a group of popular divas -- all named Heather. Now the cult classic comes to Decatur in a live musical adaptation that features all your favorite lines from the movie, plus music and lyrics from the composers behind Legally Blonde and Reefer Madness. The story centers on Westerberg High, a school terrorized by a shoulder-padded, scrunchie-wearing trio of Heathers -- the hottest and cruelest girls in all of Ohio. But misfit Veronica Sawyer rejects their evil regime for a new boyfriend, the sexy stranger J.D., who has his own deadly plan for the clique. Catch Heathers: The Musical as it serves up a delectable dish of youthful romance, shameless laughter and outrageous revenge on the Webber Stage at OnStage Atlanta.
 
   
She Kills Monsters Jul 7 - Jul 22, 2017  
Artisan Resource Center She Kills Monsters
 
After losing her sister, Agnes Evans departs her childhood home, but soon becomes enthralled with her late sister's Dungeons and Dragons notebook. Her journey coincides with an action-packed adventure through an imaginary world as she battles evil cheerleaders, randy ogres and homicidal faeries in the action-filled comedy She Kills Monsters. A 2012 GLAAD Award nominee, the play explores the wounds of loss and adolescence. Reality, fantasy and '90s pop culture collide in this empowering story about embracing your inner badass (and geek) at the Out of the Box Theatre in Atlanta.
 
   
Once on This Island Jr. Jul 20 - Jul 29, 2017  
OnStage Atlanta Once on This Island Jr.
 
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.
 
   
King Hedley II Jul 21 - Jul 30, 2017  
South Fulton Arts Center King Hedley II
 
Some of the finest monologues playwright August Wilson ever wrote are featured in King Hedley II, the ninth installment of his famous 10-play Pittsburgh Cycle. One of the two-time Pulitzer Prize winner's darkest works, the production captures the hope and despair of America's decaying urban centers in the '80s. Exhausted by the cycle of poverty and violence, ex-con King Hedley is determined to make a new beginning, even as his old habits prove hard to break. Set in the very neighborhood in which Wilson was raised, this Tony-nominated play explores themes of systemic racism, gender roles, love and sacrifice. Now, the New African Grove Theatre Company presents King Hedley II at the South Fulton Arts Center in College Park.
 
   
Bright Half Life Jul 21 - Aug 6, 2017  
Marietta Theatre Bright Half Life
 
Time collapses, expands, somersaults and folds back in on itself in Pulitzer Prize-nominated playwright Tanya Barfield's drama Bright Half Life. An exploration of what comprises a life with another person that's been hailed as "profound" (The New Yorker) and "virtuosic" (Time Out New York), Bright Half Life takes a kaleidoscopic look into the shared lives of two lesbian lovers, Erica and Vicky. Using a series of fragmented memories, this contemporary love story offers an intimate glimpse into the couple's tumultuous relationship over the course of four decades. Immerse yourself in a love that truly transcends time.
 
   
Natural Woman - Aretha Jul 22  
Earl Smith Strand Theatre Natural Woman - Aretha
 
She's known as The Queen of Soul and Lady Soul, among other terms of endearment, and those names were rightfully earned with hits like "Respect," "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman," "Think," "Chain of Fools" and more. Aretha Franklin has a career that stretches back to the 1960s, and through the decades put a total of 112 singles on the hit charts, with her name appearing on the Billboard charts more often than any other female artist in history. Now you can see and hear her story told by talented performers in this musical biopic at the Earl Smith Strand Theatre in Atlanta.
 
   
An American In Paris Aug 15 - Aug 20, 2017  
Fox Theatre An American In Paris
 
An American in Paris is the new hit musical about an American solider, a mysterious French girl and an indomitable European city, each yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war. Acclaimed director-choreographer and 2015 Tony Award-winner Christopher Wheldon brings the magic and romance of Paris into perfect harmony with Tony Award-winning orchestrations of unforgettable works from George and Ira Gershwin in the four-time Tony Award-winning production that earned more awards than any other musical in the 2014-2015 season!
 
   
All I Want is My Name! Aug 17 - Aug 18, 2017  
Porter Sanford III Performing Arts Center All I Want is My Name!
 
You may know a lot about the story of Ike and Tina Turner ... but you probably don't know it all. All I Want is My Name! takes a penetrating look at the true and untold story of the legendary musical duo, as infamous for the years of abuse and domination as they were famous for unforgettable songs like "Proud Mary," "A Fool in Love," "Nutbush City Limits" and so many more. Filled with emotion and drama, this story follows their relationship from start to finish on the stage of Decatur's Porter Sanford III Performing Arts Center.
 
   
A Lesson Before Dying Aug 24 - Sep 3, 2017  
Porter Sanford III Performing Arts Center A Lesson Before Dying
 
Set in the backwoods of Louisiana in 1948, A Lesson Before Dying centers on a young man sentenced to death for a murder he did not commit. At the trial his lawyer, trying to save his life, calls him no more a human being than a hog. In prison, he acts like one, insisting that he will be dragged like that hog to his death in the electric chair. As he awaits execution, a local schoolteacher helps him face his impending execution with dignity. This poignant, thoughtful and heart-wrenching play finds both men grappling with what it means to be a man. Don't miss this theatrical adaptation of Ernest J. Gaines' Pulitzer-nominated novel, as Dominion Entertainment Group presents A Lesson Before Dying at the Porter-Sanford III Performing Arts Center in Decatur.