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Any journey into Atlanta art should begin — but certainly not end — at the Woodruff Arts Center. Look to the Woodruff's High Museum for blockbuster traveling exhibitions, look to the two stages of the Tony-brandishing Alliance Theatre for everything from flashy musicals to pared-down drama, and look to Symphony Hall for a world-class season led by conductor Robert Spano.

Live In Love Virtual Book Tour

Sunday August 16, 2020 03:00 pm EDT
For those who have already purchased a ticket information on how to access your specific virtual event will be sent via email. If you would like to receive a refund please follow steps in that email by Aug 4th. Join Lauren Akins this spring to celebrate her first book Live in Love, a deeply person...
Cost: $28

Franklin Pond Chamber Music’s Spring Concert – Fall into Spring

Sunday May 3, 2020 06:00 pm EDT
Categories: Performing Arts Franklin Pond Chamber Music, in collaboration with the Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra Chamber Players will captivate classical music lovers at their Fall into Spring Concert, 6 p.m. on May 3 at the Woodruff Arts Center’s Rich Auditorium. 1280 Peachtree Street NE, Atlan...
Cost: Free

Duchess - Jewish American Song Book

Thursday March 12, 2020 07:30 pm EDT
Meet Duchess— a jazz vocal trio known for their tight harmonies and rhythmic experimentation. Hailing from New York, Amy Cervini, Hilary Gardner, and Melissa Stylianou charm audiences with their sure-footed choruses and carefree shows. Their musical performances channel the inspiration and traditi...
Cost: $35-$85

Alliance Theatre Free Family Fun Day with UNICEF, USA

Sunday September 8, 2019 01:00 pm EDT
The Alliance Theatre joins forces with UNICEF USA to provide arts-based, interactive workshops designed to raise awareness and improve the lives of children across the globe. Using storytelling and theater techniques, families will work together to explore practical solutions to some of the world’s ...
Cost: Free

Family Fun at the Woodruff Arts Center

Sunday July 14, 2019 01:00 pm EDT
Families can enjoy activities including interactive storytimes, art making workshops, drop in acting classes, music-making fun, and more! Activities begin at 1 p.m. and extend throughout the afternoon until 4 p.m.
Cost: TBA

Tom Jones Live

Sunday May 5, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
Tom Jones Will Perfomr at Atlanta Symphony Hall
Cost: $295-$630

Franklin Pond Chamber Music’s Spring Finale Concert

Sunday May 5, 2019 06:00 pm EDT
Categories: Recital Franklin Pond Chamber Music, in collaboration with the Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra’s Chamber Players, will captivate classical music lovers at their Fall into Spring Finale Concert. 6 p.m. May 5. Free. Rich Auditorium, Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta...
Cost: Free

India.Arie

Friday May 3, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
On Friday, May 3, Atlanta’s very own India Arie is set to perform at Atlanta Symphony Hall as part of The Worthy Tour. Tickets for the performance will go on sale this Friday, February 8 at noon at Ticketmaster and the Woodruff Arts Center Box Office.  Incomparable four-time GRAMMY® winning artist...
Cost: $181-$313

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra: Lionel Bringuier, Made In Paris

Thursday May 2, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
Sashay through the “City of Lights” with French conductor Lionel Bringuier. Hear two concert hall favorites that were first performed in Paris: Igor Stravinsky’s sensuous spectacular The Firebird and Maurice Ravel’s jazz-inspired Piano Concerto. Also on the program, the cheeky and atmospheric 4th Sy...
Cost: $22-$98

Damien Escobar: Elements of Love Tour

Tuesday April 30, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
Damien Escobar is a world renowned violinist, author, entrepreneur, and philanthropist, hailing from Jamaica, Queens, New York. His musical career spans over a decade, and his inspiring journey of making it big, losing it all, fighting to rebuild, and getting a second chance at success is as much ap...
Cost: $37.50-$60.50

Music for the Very Young: Cooper's Cat

Saturday April 27, 2019 11:30 am EDT
Inspired by Aaron Copland’s “I Bought Me a Cat,” zany animals will have your little ones singing, dancing, and exploring rhythm, as Cooper finds a way to care for them all.

Our Music for the Very Young sessions are designed for preschool aged children, infant-5yrs.

Cost: $15

Atlanta Streets Alive - Central

Sunday April 7, 2019 01:30 pm EDT
Venue: Peachtree Street On Sunday, April 7 from 2:00 to 6:00 pm the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition is activating 3.1 miles of Peachtree Street for Atlanta Streets Alive - Central, connecting South Downtown to Midtown through the heart of the city. The street will be closed to cars and open for people to ...
Cost: Free

Chamber Recital

Thursday April 4, 2019 06:45 pm EDT
FREE to all weekend classical ticket holders, this Thursday night experience moderated by ASO Insider and Program Notes Annotator Ken Meltzer features our own Orchestra musicians playing in a smaller, more intimate chamber concert before the night's performance. Seating is on stage, giving you a clo...
Cost: Free

2019 Atlanta Jewish Film Festival Young Professionals Night presented by ACCESS

Saturday February 16, 2019 08:00 pm EST
The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival will screen the North American premiere of Leona for their Young Professionals Night, presented by ACCESS. Making the transition into adulthood, a young woman from Mexico City finds herself torn between her Syrian-Jewish family and a forbidden love, in this delicate,...
Cost: $36

Jazz 91.9 WCLK Presents 44th Anniversary Fall Concert w/ Bobby McFerrin

Friday November 30, 2018 08:00 pm EST
Jazz 91.9 WCLK presents the 44th Anniversary Fall Concert with Bobby McFerrin at Atlanta Symphony Hall.
Cost: $70-$135+

Emerging Jazz Icons Series - An Evening with Camille Thurman

Saturday November 17, 2018 08:00 pm EST
The Atlanta Jazz Festival Presents an Evening with Camille Thurman and the Darrell Green Trio.
Cost: $40-$50

Filmer: A Premiere of Original Short Films About Artists

Friday November 9, 2018 07:00 pm EST
A one-of-a-kind project featuring Georgia filmmakers producing films about some of the most interesting artists in the country.
Cost: $7-$10

Job Fair for “Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors” at the High Museum of Art

Monday September 24, 2018 10:00 am EDT
The touring exhibition "Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors" has been referred to as the "Hamilton" of the art world. Previously sold out in cities from Washington, D.C., to Toronto to Cleveland, the captivating show is finally making its way to the last stop on its multi-city tour at the High Museum of ...
Cost: Free

Artist's Reception for ACP Special Exhibition: Through the Lens of Well-Being

Saturday September 22, 2018 11:00 am EDT
Two unique groups of people – senior residents of Lenbrook (a life plan community) and inpatient teens at two Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta hospitals, Egleston and Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital – are embracing photography to explore “wellbeing”. What gives people a sense of wellbeing is uni...
Cost: Free

ACP Special Exhibition: Through the Lens of Well-Being

Tuesday September 18, 2018 12:00 pm EDT
Two unique groups of people – senior residents of Lenbrook (a life plan community) and inpatient teens at two Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta hospitals, Egleston and Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital – are embracing photography to explore “wellbeing”. What gives people a sense of wellbeing is uniqu...
Cost: Free

ASO in Rabun Gap, GA

Saturday June 23, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Location: The Arts Council Smithgall Arts Center Lawn in Gainesville, GA

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra goes on the road with Assistant Conductor Stephen Mulligan to the Rearden Theatre at Rabun Gap-Nacoochee school in Rabun Gap, GA.

Artists

Stephen Mulligan

Assistant Conductor & Atlanta Symph...
Cost: $45-$135

ASO in Gainesville, GA

Friday June 22, 2018 08:00 pm EDT
Location: The Arts Council Smithgall Arts Center Lawn in Gainesville, GA

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra goes on the road with Assistant Conductor Stephen Mulligan to The Smithgall Arts Center in Gainesville, GA.

Artists

Stephen Mulligan

Assistant Conductor & Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra Mu...
Cost: $35.00-$320.00

The Manhattan Transfer

Friday June 22, 2018 07:30 pm EDT
Location: Atlanta Symphony Hall After celebrating their 45th anniversary in 2017, The Manhattan Transfer continues to set the standard as one of the world’s greatest and most innovative vocal groups. Winners of ten Grammy Awards, with millions of records sold worldwide, this amazing quartet is now...
Cost: $29.50-$295.00

Matthew Morrison @ Atlanta Symphony Hall

Saturday June 16, 2018 08:00 pm EDT
American actor, dancer and singer-songwriter Matthew Morrison takes his act to Symphony Hall with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, June 16, 2018. Mark your calendar and get ready to experience the multitalented performer, known for his extensive broadway experience and starring roll in mu...
Cost: $29.50-$150.00

Stephen Stills and Judy Collins

Wednesday June 13, 2018 07:45 pm EDT
Location: Atlanta Symphony Hall Over 50 years ago, singer-songwriter Stephen Stills met singer-songwriter Judy Collins, known for her piercing ocean blue eyes. Their tumultuous love affair would later be immortalized by Stills with his composition “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes,” performed by Crosby, Stil...
Cost: $23-$152

Design Conversation: Matteo Bologna

Thursday March 1, 2018 07:00 pm EST
MODA and Miami Ad School at Portfolio Center are excited to host Matteo Bologna, principal and creative director of Mucca Design, on March 1 at 7 p.m. for a Design Conversation located in the Hill Auditorium! Under his direction, the Mucca Design team has solved numerous design challenges and cre...
Cost: $8-$15

ACP Lecture Series Presents: Paul Graham

Saturday October 21, 2017 02:00 pm EDT
Join Atlanta Celebrates Photography for a conversationbetween photographer Paul Graham and the High Museum of Art’s assistant curator of photography, Gregory Harris, as they discuss Graham’s use of color film in the early 1980s — a time when British photography was dominated by black-and-white socia...
Cost: $14.50

ACP Marquee Event: John Waters, 'Low Definition'

Friday October 20, 2017 07:00 pm EDT
Acclaimed filmmaker, writer and artist John Waters gives a tour of his art career and explains how he uses photography as a writing tool to create a whole new genre of clumsy “little movies” made up from the scraps of others. These kidnapped off the screen images refuse to be watched in a theater an...
Cost: $15

ACP Marquee Event: John Waters "Low Definition"

Friday October 20, 2017 07:00 pm EDT
Acclaimed filmmaker, writer and artist John Waters gives us a tour of his art career and explains how he uses photography as a writing tool to create a whole new genre of clumsy “little movies” made up from the scraps of others. These kidnapped off the screen images refuse to be watched in a theater...
Cost: $15

Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor: 'It Devours! A Welcome to Night Vale Novel'

Thursday October 19, 2017 07:00 pm EDT
Jospeh Fink and Jeffrey Cranor join WABE's Myke Johns at the Rich Auditorium at the Woodruff Arts Center to discuss and sign copies of It Devours! A Welcome to Nightvale Novel.

Tickets

Cost: $29

ACP Lecture Series Presents: Marilyn Minter

Thursday October 12, 2017 07:00 pm EDT
Marilyn Minter is an American artist currently living and working in New York City. Minter's work uses hypersexualization to critique contemporary culture. Her work explores what she calls the“pathology of glamour”. Minter has been the subject of numerous group and solo exhibitions spanning the glob...
Cost: Free w/ RSVP

2017 Mayoral Forum On the Arts

Monday September 25, 2017 05:00 pm EDT
Community Foundation For Greater Atlanta and ChooseATL are giving citizens and artists a chance to ask the seven current mayoral candidates what their plans are for the arts in Atlanta. Penny McPhee from the Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation and Doug Hooker from Atlanta Regional Commission will be m...
Cost: Free

Behind the Musical: Troubadour

Tuesday January 10, 2017 07:00 pm EST
So this play has nothing to do with the charming songbirds who have graced the streets of Stars Hollow for the past 16 years. A romantic comedy set in 1950s Nashville, Troubadour follows soft-spoken Joe Mason’s attempt to fill his legendary father’s shoes in the country music industry. Before th...
Cost: Free w/ RSVP

A Very Merry Holiday Pops

Friday December 16, 2016 07:00 pm EST
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s annual A Very Merry Holiday Pops is a tried-and-true holiday tradition. Ring in the most wonderful time of the year with conductor David Charles Abell as he leads the ASO through multiple holiday classics with help from vocalists Hugh Panaro and Nikki Renee Daniels, as...
Cost: $20-$60

Free Family Festival

Saturday September 10, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
The Woodruff Arts Center hosts its sixth Free Family Festival as part of CREATE ATL Family Fun, an initiative to encourage hands-on participation in the arts through kid-friendly programming — for free! This year’s itinerary is jam-packed with activities spanning art, music, theater, and more le...
Cost: Free with reservation

Artist Talk: Joshua Rashaad McFadden

Wednesday August 10, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Atlanta-based photographer Joshua Rashaad McFadden’s photos are quiet but powerful. Whether exploring Colorism through portraits of unadorned black women or America’s epic struggle against racism in After Selma, the award-winning artist has made an international name for himself through collecti...
Cost: Donations accepted

Family Festival

Saturday June 11, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Have a fun day with the family at the Woodruff Arts Center Family Festival. There will be several musical performances from Pancakes, Pancakes! and Babies in Space, family yoga, arts and crafts, interactive story time, and more.
Cost: Free

Toddler Takeover

Saturday June 4, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
The third annual Toddler Takeover is back at the Woodruff Arts Center, featuring six original productions of the Alliance Theatre for the Very Young, the return of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s Music for the Very Young, infant and toddler tours, and art-making at the High Museum of Art.
Cost: Free-$30

AJFF Icon Award Honoring Lawrence Kasdan

Saturday May 21, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
The Icon Award program will include a conversation with recipient Lawrence Kasdan as he reflects on his career, moderated by ArtsATL co-founder Catherine Fox. Following the program, VIP ticket holders will have access to a private reception where they will be able to meet Mr. Kasdan. Tickets are $20...
Cost: $200-$350

Allegory of Spring at Woodruff

Friday April 8, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Local artist Jessica Blinkhorn and Chicago artists Mothergirl, Katy Albert and Sophia Hamilton, create body-based work that satirically approaches sexuality, using their bodies and props to bring contemporary context to classical form.
Cost: Free

Beyond the Numbers

Wednesday March 16, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
The Atlanta Regional Commission hosts a forum about the current state of art and the future of art. Talia Gibas from the Los Angeles County Arts Commission and Charles Jensen from the Coburn School lead the discussion.
Cost: Free

Family Fun Festival

Saturday March 12, 2016 07:00 pm EST
Woodruff Arts Center and Alliance Theatre hosts a family event featuring acting workshops, free admission to the High Museum of Art, a live performance of The Lizard and El Sol, and live music from the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.
Cost: Free

Family Festival

Saturday February 13, 2016 07:00 pm EST
Discover world-class family artistic experiences for free in a creative festival atmosphere. Families are invited to explore select featured works of art presented by the High Museum of Art, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, and Alliance Theatre.
Cost: Free

Family Fun at the Woodruff Arts Center

Saturday February 13, 2016 07:00 pm EST
Woodruff Arts Center hosts a family festival, equipped with a concert by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, live theater performances by the Alliance Theatre, an Indian dance class, and Nigerian dance performances.
Cost: Free

ArtsVibe Teen Lounge

Saturday November 21, 2015 07:00 pm EST
All middle and high school students are invited to learn about handlettering holiday cards and hang with fellow teens.
Cost: Free

A Night with Acclaimed Director Abderrahmane Sissako | Special Screening: Timbuktu

Friday November 6, 2015 07:00 pm EST
One of Africa’s most celebrated contemporary film directors, Abderrahmane Sissako – known for his feature-films “Heremakono, Waiting for Happiness” (2002) and “Bamako” (2006) – will present his award-winning film “Timbuktu” during a special screening, as part of France-Atlanta and ...
Cost: Free and open to the public

Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra

Monday October 26, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra blends the spirit of Chinese music with the power of a Western orchestra. All-original compositions draw upon five millennia of culture and legends. Western strings, percussion, woodwinds, and brass accentuate the sound of ancient Chinese instruments—like the two-string...
Cost: $109, $89, $79, $59, $39

Les Miserables

Saturday June 27, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
Dave Clemmons and The Performer’s Warehouse will present Les Miserable on the Alliance Stage at the Woodruff Arts Center, featuring local youth, high school, college, and young adult performers.
Cost: $18-$32.50

Atlanta Music Project Orchestra Spring Concert

Friday May 1, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
The Atlanta Music Project Gilbert House-South Bend Orchestra performs its annual Spring Concert at the Woodruff Arts Center's Rich Theatre. The concert will feature special guest Joseph Young, Assistant Conductor of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Music Director of the Atlanta Symphony Youth Orch...
Cost: Free

Jason Alexander and Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Friday March 6, 2015 07:00 pm EST
Tickets will be available for purchase beginning Monday, January 5, 2015 at aso.org/gala.
Cost: $39.00

Celtic Thunder

Thursday November 20, 2014 07:00 pm EST
With Emmett O’Hanlon, a new baritone, the famed ensemble performs songs from its latest CD, Holiday Symphony, alongside a full orchestra.
Cost:

The Best of the NYC Greek Film Festival

Saturday November 8, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Atlanta is being treated with foreign films this November with five selected features from the New York City Greek Film Festival. These films (in Greek with English subtitles) celebrate the works of Greek filmmakers on the rise in an event of Atlanta has never had before.
Cost: $12-$60

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Saturday September 27, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
The ASO turns 70 this year, and in celebration music director Robert Spano and Co. present three world premieres including two works by Atlanta School of Composers members Christopher Theofanidis and Michael Gandolfi, plus a composition by Jonathan Leshnoff. The 2014-2015 season opens on Sept. 25 wi...
Cost: $24-$109

Charles S. Dutton

Friday August 22, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
Three-time Emmy-winner Charles S. Dutton, Tatyana Ali, and a supporting cast of Atlanta actors will perform a narrative of Dutton’s life. The performance will include nods to Shakespeare’s plays. Proceeds will benefit the Frank Ski Kids Foundation at Woodruff Arts Center’s Rich Theater.
Cost: $40-$200

Mayor's Summer Reading Club Closing Celebration

Friday August 1, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
Join Mayor Reed and other special guests for the Closing Ceremony for the Mayor’s Summer Reading Club. The community is invited to enjoy this free event featuring family-fun events, a special performance by the Alliance Theater summer camp, a free bike give-away, and more!oStripes of All Types: F...
Cost: FREE

Design Conversation: John Bielenberg on Design for Social Good

Tuesday July 15, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
Designer, entrepreneur and imaginative advocate for a better world John Bielenberg will discuss his innovative investigations into the practice of rapid ingenuity and the red-hot design for good movement at this Design Conversation. Mr. Bielenberg has won more than 250 design awards in his career, i...
Cost: $15

ArtsVibe Presents Second Voices & Vibes Festival

Friday May 9, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
The Voices & Vibes Festival is a day where teenagers takeover the Woodruff Arts Center. This day is dedicated to the teens and their art! Come share your art, explore something new, and join us for artistic challenges & competitions. End the day at the Voices & Vibes Showcase, where the best teen ...
Cost: Free!

2014 Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Gala Starring Audra McDonald

Friday March 7, 2014 07:00 pm EST
The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will host its 4th annual Symphony Gala on March 8 at Woodruff Arts Center. This spectacular evening of entertainment will feature a performance by Broadway superstar Audra McDonald along with members of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.Enjoy this incredible night of musi...
Cost: $37.50–$147.50

Building Bridges Through Music: An Evening with the National Arab Orchestra

Thursday January 23, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Join us for an evening of tarib, traditional and contemporary Arab music. NAO is comprised of musicians from both Arab and non-Arab backgrounds who are either students or professional musicians.
Cost: Free

Georgia Roots Music Festival

Friday January 17, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Sponsored by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Georgia Humanities Council, and held in conjunction with the Smithsonian Institute, Woodruff Arts Center is the final destination for this traveling exhibition on Sat., Jan. 18. Celebrating Georgia’s rich and diverse musical heritage, the Atlanta stop i...
Cost: Free

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra: Carmina Burana (Robert Spano)

Friday November 15, 2013 07:00 pm EST
Cost: $24-$75

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra: Carmina Burana (Robert Spano)

Thursday November 14, 2013 07:00 pm EST
Cost: $24-$75

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra: Carmina Burana (Robert Spano)

Wednesday November 13, 2013 07:00 pm EST
Cost: $24-75

The Phantoms of the Orchestra

Saturday October 26, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
For this year's Halloween concert, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra has chosen the theme, Phantoms at the Orchestra. Join them in costume and prepare to be entranced as the phantoms" return to haunt the hall."
Cost: $15-$20

(co)lab

Sunday September 22, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Leadership Atlanta proudly announces the inaugural (co)lab summit, a conference exploring how cities and regions can solve vexing problems through collaborative leadership. (co)lab will take place on September 22-23, 2013 at Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta. (co)lab will consist of a series of speake...
Cost: $275-1000

Rakugo - Japanese Comic Storytelling in English

Sunday September 15, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Rakugo is an ancient art form known for its dynamic dialogues and dramatic stories, featuring a lone performer with a subtle minimalist style. It is Japan's answer to stand-up comedy. Seating is on a first-come first-served basis. A Rakugo story is structured much like a long, elaborate joke, in th...
Cost: Free

Menopause The Musical

Saturday August 3, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Menopause The Musical features four women at a lingerie sale with nothing in common but a black lace bra AND memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and more. This musical parody set to classic tunes from the '60s, '70s and '80s will have you cheering and dancing in the ...
Cost: $35-$60

The Screwtape Letters

Saturday June 8, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
THE SCREWTAPE LETTERS, the provocative and wickedly funny theatrical adaptation of the C.S. Lewis novel about spiritual warfare from a demon’s point of view, will return to Atlanta by popular demand after successful engagements in June 2011 and June 2012. The production will run at the Alliance T...
Cost: Varies

Neil Asks Lecture

Thursday May 16, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
The Woodruff Arts Center will host the inaugural lecture in the new Neil Asks" lecture series. The first lecture
Cost:

Voices & Vibes Teen Festival

Friday April 26, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
The Voices & Vibes Festival at the Woodruff ArtsCenter, is a two-day talent showcase and workshop series for teens in the metro-Atlantaarea produced by the Wells Fargo ArtsVibe Teen Program. Teens will have theopportunity to audition to perform in day one of the festival, Voices, and will then havea...
Cost: free

ArtsVibe Voices & Vibes Festival

Tuesday March 5, 2013 07:00 pm EST
Come show off your talent in spoken word, scenes/skits, dance, music, and vocal performance at the auditions for the Wells Fargo ArtsVibe Voices & Vibes Festival. Auditions will be held on March 16 at the Woodruff Arts Center but you must register online by March 6. If your talent is chosen the Voic...
Cost:

CNN Dialogues The Real National Debt: What We Owe America's Students

Wednesday February 27, 2013 07:00 pm EST
On behalf of CNN, the James Weldon Johnson Institute for the Study of Race and Difference at Emory University and the National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Moderator Christine Romans, CNN Anchor of Your Bottom Line, will be joined by a panel of experts in an open forum discussion about the fut...
Cost: Free, registration required

The Mad Hatter

Friday February 22, 2013 07:00 pm EST
The 2013 Mad Hatter Unbirthday is in celebration of Young Audiences 30th year anniversary. The Mad Hatter is a morning of whimsical flair, artists, performances, and hands-on fun. Children will meet the Young Audiences Mad Hatter and other costumer characters, interact with professional Young Audien...
Cost: $12-$15

Lovers Lunch

Wednesday February 13, 2013 07:00 pm EST
Good Food Truck presents Lovers Lunch, a free lunch plus a kissing booth, balloon creations, life size puppets and a Dance Truck performance.
Cost: Free

Sonic Generator presents Four Under Forty

Monday January 28, 2013 07:00 pm EST
Georgia Tech's contemporary chamber music ensemble-in-residence, Sonic Generator, features music by Nathan Davis, Mario Diaz de Leon, Michel van der Aa, and Daniel Wohl in a free performance at the Woodruff Arts Center. The concert showcases innovative contemporary music by some of the world's leadi...
Cost: Free

Dear Dr. King

Sunday January 20, 2013 07:00 pm EST
The Alliance Theatre, in partnership with the Anti-Defamation League, presents a free reading of Dear Dr. King, an original script by Pearl Cleage in collaboration with high school Collision Project students.
Cost: Free

Jean-Paul Sartre's No Exit

Saturday November 10, 2012 07:00 pm EST
No Exit is Sartre's coldly comic, deeply disturbing depiction of the afterlife in which three disparate souls are locked in a room for eternity with nothing but the furniture and one another. It is Sartre’s searing hell of the mind.
Cost: $10 suggested donation

Daniel Guyton's THE DARKER PLACES TRILOGY

Friday November 2, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
The story of a family's attempt to make peace with the son who very nearly destroyed them. Part play, part movement drama, part theatrical poem, The Darker Places Trilogy moves the audience through space and time in the forgotten regions of the family's home trying to make sense of their scion's pas...
Cost: $10 suggested donation

The Value of Mentorship

Sunday October 14, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
Join YNPN Atlanta as the organization kicks off its inaugural Mentorship Program and learn about how mentorships are valuable both for individual growth and to further the nonprofit sector in Metro Atlanta at this event. YNPN Atlanta is thrilled to have Ann W. Cramer, Director-IBM Americas, IBM Cor...
Cost: $25-$50

Evolution of a Love Addict

Friday October 5, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
Evolution of a Love Addict is a sneak peek into the mind of a woman on a funny electric ride through the world of dating, divorcing and the lessons learned while finding the Love that really matters. Natasha spent 10 years compiling her life experiences into an action packed show.  This show is enj...
Cost: $15

Community Day at The Woodruff

Saturday June 2, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
On Sunday, June 3, 2012, The Woodruff Arts Center and its divisions will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the tragedy at Orly Airport, which was the catalyst for the founding of The Woodruff.People of all ages are welcome to enjoy the following FREE activities at Community Day:- Free admission to...
Cost: Free

Exclusive Film Screening- Walls that Bleed: The Story of the Dudley A&T Student Uprising

Friday March 30, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
The Most Controversial and Anticipated Documentary Film of 2012 is coming to Atlanta, GA for an Exclusive Screening at the Woodruff Art Center, March 24th & 31st. “Walls that Bleed” is a documentary that chronicles the Civil Rights Movement in Greensboro, NC; the birth place of the world renowned no...
Cost: $10

A Night of Promise

Wednesday March 28, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
Join Teach For America and the Metro Atlanta community during a night to inspire educational equity in our region. Special guest Keri Hilson and performances by Grammy award winning recording artist and philanthropist John Legend and the Spelman College Glee Club are not to be missed! We encourage y...
Cost: Free

TCM Road to Hollywood Tour

Wednesday March 21, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
Turner Classic Movies and XFINITY are bringing the Road to Hollywood tour to Atlanta in celebration of the TCM Classic Film Festival this April in Hollywood. Join TCM host Robert Osborne and special guest Jane Powell for a free screening of SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS on Thursday, March 22 at 7:...
Cost: Free

Harlem Memories

Saturday February 25, 2012 07:00 pm EST
A lively and enjoyable film taking you to the Harlem Rennaisance. It will give you performances by legendary singers, authors, poets! Relive a time when things were jumping! Live opening performances will set the mood!
Cost: $25.00

Chris Botti

Friday February 10, 2012 07:00 pm EST
Trumpeter Chris Botti performs with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.
Cost: $30-$69

Sonic Generator presents Locally Grown

Monday February 6, 2012 07:00 pm EST
Georgia Tech’s contemporary chamber music ensemble-in-residence, Sonic Generator, features music by Alvin Lucier, Jason Freeman, Steve Everett, Tae Hong Park, Adam Silverman, and Pedro Rivadeneira in a free performance in partnership with the Woodruff Arts Center. Showcasing innovative music by Atla...
Cost: free

This Christmas: Annual Gala & Cocktail Reception

Wednesday December 21, 2011 07:00 pm EST
Black Tie Fundraiser to benefit Devyne Intervention Foundation. Tickets available through the Woodruff Arts Center website and box office phone number.
Cost: $50

Dr. Evren Kutlay Lecutre and Recital

Saturday November 5, 2011 08:00 pm EDT
Famed musician and researcher Dr. Evren Kutlay will be performing at the Rich Theatre at 1pm, then conducing a question and answer session. Dr. Kutlay has performed solo and four-hand piano music, as well as chamber music at venues in Turkey and was a featured lecturer and performer at the 25th annu...
Cost: Free

Medea

Friday October 28, 2011 08:00 pm EDT
Impulse Repertory Company presents Euripides' classic tale of a sorceress who murders her own children to get back at her cheating husband in the Alliance Theatre's Black Box Space. Must be 18 and up.
Cost: $5-$10

G-CAPP Annual Fundraiser - Peace, Love & Misunderstanding Premiere

Tuesday October 4, 2011 12:00 am EDT
You are invited to be part of all the glitz and glamour and proceeds will benefit the Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention (G-CAPP). Now that’s a groovy event! Individual tickets start at $150 and include admission to the premiere, silent and live auctions and a cocktail reception. F...
Cost: $150

G-CAPP Annual Fundraiser - Peace, Love & Misunderstanding Premiere

Tuesday October 4, 2011 12:00 am EDT
You are invited to be part of all the glitz and glamour and proceeds will benefit the Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention (G-CAPP). Now that’s a groovy event! Individual tickets start at $150 and include admission to the premiere, silent and live auctions and a cocktail reception. F...
Cost: $150

2011 Legends Celebration

Friday July 15, 2011 12:00 am EDT
NBAF presents the soulful sounds of The O’Jays at the 2011 Legends Celebration as they celebrate over 50 years of creating amazing music. July 15th, 8 p.m., Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta Symphony Hall. Sponsored by The Coca-Cola Company.
Cost:

2011 Legends Celebration

Friday July 15, 2011 12:00 am EDT
NBAF presents the soulful sounds of The O’Jays at the 2011 Legends Celebration as they celebrate over 50 years of creating amazing music. July 15th, 8 p.m., Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta Symphony Hall. Sponsored by The Coca-Cola Company.
Cost:

NBAF 2011 Legends Celebration

Friday July 15, 2011 12:00 am EDT
NBAF presents the soulful sounds of The O’Jays at the 2011 Legends Celebration as they celebrate over 50 years of creating amazing music. Sponsored by The Coca-Cola Company.
Cost: N/A

NBAF PRESENTS Trenton Doyle Hancock: We Done all we Could and None Of It's Good

Thursday July 7, 2011 12:00 am EDT
Opening reception and conversation for internationally- acclaimed artist, Trenton Doyle Hancock, on July 7th at SCAD ACA Gallery. The exhibition, entitled We Done all We Could and None Of It’s Good presented in partnership with the Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD), explores Hancock’s ongoing...
Cost: free

Sonicpalooza

Saturday June 25, 2011 12:00 am EDT
Contemporary ensemble Sonic Generator performs a 10-hour marathon of works by American composers who are defining the eclectic cosmopolitan visage of new music today, including Steve Reich, Alvin Singleton, Marc Mellits and John Luther Adams.
Cost: Free

Sonicpalooza

Saturday June 25, 2011 12:00 am EDT
Contemporary ensemble Sonic Generator performs a 10-hour marathon of works by American composers who are defining the eclectic cosmopolitan visage of new music today, including Steve Reich, Alvin Singleton, Marc Mellits and John Luther Adams.
Cost: Free

Jane

Sunday April 17, 2011 12:00 am EDT
This very rare screening will benefit G-CAPP and features Jane Fonda like you've never seen her. The 1962, 53-minute documentary chronicles a then 25-year old Fonda as she prepares for the ill-fated Broadway debut of The Fun Couple, which closed after only two days.
Cost: $50

Kid's Christmas

Sunday December 12, 2010 12:00 am EST
Alright, this one's for the kids. Bring them out and turn them loose, sort of. Jam out to some music geared at the children with Jere Flint playing conductor, Lee Harper and Dancers and the Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra.
Cost: $15-$22
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