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Five Course Love tells the story of five entangled encounters with love in five very different restaurants. Three actors play 15 different characters, all on the hunt for one true Love. The evening begins at Dean's Old-Fashioned All-American Down Home Bar-B-Que Texas Eats, where a blind date goes char-broiled wrong. Next, at the Trattoria Pericolo, a mob wife has a secret rendezvous behind her husband's back. At Der Schlupfwinkel Speiseplatz, a waiter, a Dominatrix, and her kept man discover at the same hilarious moment that they are all dating each other. In Ernesto's Cantina, a bandit and his rival battle for the hand of the beautiful Rosalinda. And at the Star-Lite Diner, a waitress pines for her true love only to discover she was looking in the wrong place all along. Don't miss the Valentine-y fun that will ensue in Five Course Love. It's a tasty treat of a musical comedy in Marietta's most intimate, unique live theatre venue.
Presented by Atlanta Lyric Theatre, Twain's timeless classic sweeps us down the mighty Mississippi as the irrepressible Huck Finn helps his friend Jim, a slave, escape to freedom at the mouth of the Ohio River. Their adventures along the way are hilarious, suspenseful and heartwarming, bringing to life your favorite characters from the novel. Propelled by an award-winning score from Roger Miller, the king of country music, this jaunty journey provides a brilliantly theatrical celebration of pure Americana. Big River is presented through special arrangement with the Rodgers and Hammerstein Organization.
Join us in honoring Nobel Prize-winner Toni Morrison in Synchronicity Theatre's production of The Bluest Eye. Adapted for the stage by Lydia R. Diamond, this is the powerful story of Pecola Breedlove, an African-American girl who believes that all the obstacles in her life could be overcome if she just had blue eyes. Gripping, thoughtful and stunning, The Bluest Eye offers a poignant experience for audience members familiar and unfamiliar with this classic novel.
From the co-creator of the Academy Award-winning film Moonlight comes a profoundly compelling story of family, devotion, and belonging. Ogun Size is hardworking and heartbroken. Oshoosi Size is recently returned home from prison and trying to be anywhere but. In this fierce and honest look at the complex bonds of brotherhood, Tarrell Alvin McCraney weaves together poetry, music, and Yoruba mythology to magnify the tug-of-war between freedom and the need to belong somewhere, to something, to someone.
When Annie's husband John dies of leukemia, she and best friend Chris resolve to raise money for a new settee in the local hospital waiting room. They manage to persuade four fellow WI members to pose nude with them for an "alternative" calendar, with a little help from hospital porter and amateur photographer Lawrence. The news of the women's charitable venture spreads like wildfire, and hordes of press soon descend on the small village of Knapeley in the Yorkshire Dales. The calendar is a success, but Chris and Annie's friendship is put to the test under the strain of their new-found fame.
A Broadway triumph which led to a beloved film as well as countless revivals across the world, Lerner and Loewe's Camelot is a powerful classic. A timeless love story and grand adventure, with memorable favorites as "If Ever I Would Leave You", "The Lusty Month of May" and of course "Camelot," its charm and hope are eternal. Camelot is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). "...this musically rich, legend-based classic evokes enough swashbuckling spectacle to keep one smiling."
Earthquakes, tidal waves, infernos and the unforgettable songs of the ‘70s take center stage in Broadway’s side-splitting homage to classic disaster films. It’s 1979, and New York’s hottest A-listers are lining up for the opening of a floating casino and discotheque. What begins as a night of boogie fever quickly changes to panic as the ship succumbs to multiple disasters. Audiences and critics are wild for this hilarious homage to the era of bell-bottoms, platform shoes and the hustle. With larger-than-life characters, snappy dialogue and some of the most recognizable songs of the ’70s, Disaster! will have you dancing in the aisles.
When Bilbo Baggins ventures out of his hobbit hole, an epic adventure awaits. Join Bilbo, the wizard Gandalf, and a dozen determined dwarves as they set out to take back their home from the evil dragon, Smaug. In partnership with Havoc Movement Company, our production re-imagines J.R.R. Tolkien's classic masterpiece with five actors, acrobatics, and exciting fight scenes-all with a decidedly steampunk twist. Perfect for young and old adventurers alike, The Hobbit spins a tale that shows how even the smallest creatures can become heroes with a little courage.
The Importance of Being Earnest is the most renowned of Oscar Wilde's comedies. It's the story of two bachelors, John "Jack" Worthing and Algernon "Algy" Moncrieff, who create alter egos named Ernest to escape their tiresome lives. They attempt to win the hearts of two women who, conveniently, claim to only love men called Ernest. The pair struggle to keep up with their own stories and become tangled in a tale of deception, disguise and misadventure. The elaborate plot ridicules Victorian sensibilities with some of the best-loved, and indeed bizarre, characters to be found on the modern stage.
ABBA's hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman's search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. The story-telling magic of ABBA's timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, and an unforgettable night at the theatre.
Presented by Atlanta Lyric Theatre, Matilda is a little girl with astonishing wit, intelligence and psychokinetic powers. She's unloved by her cruel parents and is the bane of headmistress, Miss Trunchbull - but Matilda's courage and cleverness just might save the day. Packed with high-energy dance numbers, catchy songs and an unforgettable gang of "revolting" children, Matilda is a joyous girl power romp. Matilda is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).
From humble beginnings in Havana to international superstardom, Gloria & Emilio Estefan changed the music industry forever. Experience the inspiring true story of two people whose belief in their art and determination created a new crossover genre of music. This Broadway sensation is a dance party that features all of your favorite songs including: "Rhythm is Gonna Get You," "1-2-3, Conga," "Turn the Beat Around" and many more.
Winner of 8 Tony Awards, including Best Musical! Based on the Academy Award-winning movie! On the streets of Dublin, an Irish musician and a Czech immigrant are drawn together by their shared love of music. Over the course of one fateful week, their unexpected friendship and collaboration evolves into a powerful but complicated romance, heightened by the raw emotion of the songs they create together. Featuring an ensemble cast of gifted actor-musicians, Once is a joyously uplifting show that strikes an unforgettable chord in audiences and speaks to the power of music to connect us all.
Ray Bradbury turned generations of readers on to fantasy, sci-fi and dreams of the future. Emmy-winner Bill Oberst, Jr. is Ray in Ray Bradbury Live (forever) a brand new multimedia stage tribute. With large-screen visuals, an original score and selections from classics like Something Wicked This Way Comes and The Martian Chronicles, it is 90 minutes of eloquence, exuberance and hope - all in Ray's own words.
At the start of the 1986 school year, Paulina, reigning queen bee of the all-girls Aburi Boarding School, has her sights set on winning the Miss Ghana Pageant and, ultimately, the Miss Global Universe Pageant. Paulina prides herself on successfully shaming her friends over their weight hair and social status. When American transfer student Erica arrives and begins to threaten Paulina's position atop her hive-minded friends, the power struggle begins. Colorism, classism, body shaming and more play a role in the skirmishes that ensue. Focusing on issues that teenagers face around the globe, School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play is a fearless comedy that confronts our concepts of self-esteem and beauty.
Pearl Cleage's play, A Song For Coretta, is a loving, evocative tribute to a remarkable woman whose life inspired and uplifted the lives of so many others. It's February 7, 2006, rain pours down, and strangers gather outside the Ebenezer Baptist Church, waiting their turn to pay homage to Mrs. King's remains inside. Five women, different ages, different circumstances, different reasons to attend, converge outside the church entrance and learn about tolerance, acceptance and the strength to go on, in spite of adversity. A respectable society widow, over 40, who met Mrs. King as a child, a pushy college wannabe journalist, a middle-aged portrait artist and Katrina survivor, a street-smart, wise-mouthed teen-aged mother-to-be, and a traumatized Iraq war veteran contemplating desertion: all have faced harsh realities, and all seek inspiration from the woman they have come to honor. Lives that at first seem so alien and inspire hostility, begin to resonate with commonality. This production is directed by New African Grove Artistic Director, Keith Franklin.
Stepp Stewart's Motown Motor City Revue is filled with musical memories we all know and love. Imagine those 60's & 70's classics coming to life right before your eyes. It's a tribute show that has it all; Timeless Music, Beautiful Costumes, Amazing Voices and Precision Moves. This Motown spectacular has hits like: STOP IN THE NAME OF LOVE, HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE, REACH OUT AND TOUCH, MR. POSTMAN, AIN'T TO PROUD TO BEG and more. A Motown Revue that is solid as a Gold Record.
Through a swirl of nearly missed connections, This Random World follows a series of intersecting lives: A mother determined to maintain her independence, a daughter longing for adventure, two sisters seeking common ground, and an internet prank gone awry. Warmly humorous and lyrically bittersweet, this play by Steven Dietz investigates what it is to love, to lose, and be touched by the serendipity of life. Directed by Matthew Busch.
A fun-filled farce! Two cops. Three crooks. Eight doors. Go. In a cheap motel room, an embezzling mayor is supposed to meet with his female accountant, while in the room next door, two undercover cops wait to catch the meeting on videotape. But there's some confusion as to who's in which room, who's being videotaped, who's taken the money, who's hired a hit man, and why the accountant keeps taking off her clothes.
Everyone in Jane's life dies, and she's starting to think it's because of her. Harrison is flaky, indecisive, and unable to make the biggest commitment of his life. When Jane and Harrison's paths intertwine, they embark on a journey that seals their fates. Wayfinding, a new play by Whitney Rowland, is an unexpected, magical experience that explores what it means to love, lose, and find your place in the universe.
Ease on down the road once again as the next generation of characters make musical magic in Wiz: The Return. The 1975 version of The Wiz was a Broadway smash, and this new production features the great-grandchildren of the original favorites.
An exuberant musical celebration of America, Woody Guthrie's American Song tells the life of the rambling folk singer through his words and music. After its debut in 1989, the musical has traveled all over America to rave reviews. The show explodes from the stage, and if anything, feels more urgent and more exciting than it had nearly a quarter century ago. Woody's message hasn't lost a drop of relevance, and his music still packs a wallop.