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Academy Theatre

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Call: (404) 474-8332 or visit www.academytheatre.org
Founded in 1956, Atlanta’s oldest theatrical organization that has nurtured such talent as the Tony Award-winning Kenny Leon has found a new life and location in Hapeville, where it emphasizes educational programs as well as performances.

Friday September 9, 2022 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $30-$35,
Come see "Little Shop of Horrors", a delicious Broadway and Hollywood sci-fi smash musical about the plant that changed the world! This exciting dark comedy, written by Howard Ashman and Alan Menken, tells the story of Audrey, a magical plant, and an orphan named Seymour. The production originates w... [click here for more]

Sunday August 28, 2022 06:30 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $20,
Join us in the beautiful Academy Theatre Sunday the 28th, in Hapeville, GA for a show by Canyon Ladies. This is a performance that is part of the Sunday Variety Series, a series which will showcase music, magic, comedy and spoken word. All shows are family friendly with performances starting at 6:30... [click here for more]

Sunday August 21, 2022 06:30 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $10,
Join us in the beautiful Academy Theatre Sunday the 21st, in Hapeville, GA for a show by Chris Moorman & Friends. This is a performance that is part of the Sunday Variety Series, a series which will showcase music, magic, comedy and spoken word. All shows are family friendly with performances starti... [click here for more]

Sunday August 14, 2022 06:30 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $15,
Join us in the beautiful Academy Theatre Sunday the 14th, in Hapeville, GA for a show by River Cats Dixieland Jazz Band. This is a performance that is part of the Sunday Variety Series, a series which will showcase music, magic, comedy and spoken word. All shows are family friendly with performances... [click here for more]

Sunday August 7, 2022 06:30 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $15,
Join us in the beautiful Academy Theatre Sunday the 7th, in Hapeville, GA for a show by Balalaika Fantasie. This is a performance that is part of the Sunday Variety Series, a series which will showcase music, magic, comedy and spoken word. All shows are family friendly with performances starting at ... [click here for more]

Sunday July 31, 2022 06:30 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $10,
Join us in the beautiful Academy Theatre Sunday the 31st, in Hapeville, GA for a show by Chris Moorman & Friends. This is a performance that is part of the Sunday Variety Series, a series which will showcase music, magic, comedy and spoken word. All shows are family friendly with performances starti... [click here for more]

Sunday July 24, 2022 06:30 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $15,
Join us in the beautiful Academy Theatre Sunday the 24th, in Hapeville, GA for a show by Olivia Sloan Ivey. This is a performance that is part of the Sunday Variety Series, a series which will showcase music, magic, comedy, and spoken word. All shows are family-friendly with performances starting at... [click here for more]

Sunday July 17, 2022 06:30 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $10.00,
Join us in the beautiful Academy Theatre Sunday the 17th, in Hapeville, GA for a show by Chris Moorman & Friends. This is a performance that is part of the Sunday Variety Series, a series that showcases music, magic, comedy, and spoken word every Sunday this summer. All shows are family-friendly wit... [click here for more]

Saturday April 23, 2022 09:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $20,
Darwin Conort and friends play music from the 60s to the 90s for an elegant evening.

The band features Darwin along with The show features Melody, Greg Smith, and Jesse Dickinson! The music starts at 9 PM and will have a special session at Midnight!

Your ticket includes a drink to toast in the ... [click here for more]

Friday February 11, 2022 08:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $25-$30,
Categories: Tfeater

Ernest Thompson's classic American drama about Norman Thayer and his attempt to rebuild his relationship with his daughter and keep his dignity with his wife even as his mind is slipping. Directed by Rob Raissle.

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Saturday October 30, 2021 05:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: Free,
The City of Hapeville presents its second installment of Latinx International Film Festival at the Historic Academy Theater on Saturday, October 30, and Sunday, October 31, 2021. The films were curated by Atlanta-based, Mexican-born and Daytime Emmy award-winning filmmaker Jesús Andrés Lugo Gómez. T... [click here for more]

Saturday February 22, 2020 02:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: Free,
Join us for a celebration of the arts and Black History month for Hapeville's first Black Histoy Month Exhibitin and Art Walk! Spread out across Downtwon Hapeville, this immersive experience will include over 70 works from 40 artists, ranging from photography, painting, and audio-visual installation... [click here for more]

Friday February 7, 2020 12:00 AM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $30 general admission, $25 for seniors/students/military,
Academy Theatre will be presenting the world premiere of Coda, by renowned local playwright Sharon Mathis, just in time for Valentine's Day! When Jesse and Julia meet at the retirement home, it's love at first sight. Sadly, their families will do everything to tear them apart. The two lovers fight... [click here for more]

Friday October 11, 2019 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $30.00,
Academy Theatre will be opening their 2019/2020 season with The Odd Couple by Neil Simon, directed by Lynna Schmidt. This will be the first mainstage production in the newly built proscenium-style theatre! Felix Ungar (Jeff Cooper), a neurotic, neat freak news writer, is thrown out by his wife, and ... [click here for more]

Saturday November 17, 2018 08:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $12 (adv). $15 at door.,
No description provided [click here for more]

Saturday March 10, 2018 08:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10-$15 ,
Amanda Rountree and Friends presents Found Objects, a spontaneous, personal, funny, and unique look at the life of the performers, based on the objects they bring that night. Completely improvised; completely true.

www.amandarountree.com 

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Saturday March 10, 2018 08:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10-$15,
Amanda Rountree and Friends presents Found Objects, a spontaneous, personal, funny, and unique look at the life of the performers, based on the objects they bring that night. Completely improvised; completely true.

http://www.amandarountree.com

[click here for more]

Friday March 9, 2018 08:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10=$15 ,
Amanda Rountree and Friends presents Found Objects, a spontaneous, personal, funny and unique look at the life of the performers, based on the objects they bring that night. Completely improvised; completely true. [click here for more]

Saturday December 16, 2017 08:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $12-$23,
Battle acts take the stage of Academy Theatre. 

Tickets

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Friday July 22, 2016 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $20-$25,
Hear this brand new cabaret of actors and singers in roles they'll never get to play on stage. These hopes come to life at the Academy this summer. Don't miss out! [click here for more]

Saturday December 12, 2015 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10 ,
Welcome! Welcome to our family Christmas! To every family Christmas that ever was or ever will be. Join us in our 16th consecutive year as we celebrate the sweeter and zanier sides of the season as celebrated in the South. In a season awash with Marley’s Ghost from London and Sugarplum Fairies... [click here for more]

Friday November 27, 2015 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $30-$65,
The Punany Poets present The Perfect Date Night! As seen on HBO, BET and Playboy TV, author/activist Jessica Holter stars in this erotic cabaret show for especially for lovers and friends. Replete with sensational story-telling with exotic dance interpretation ripped from the pages of her book Verba... [click here for more]

Friday September 18, 2015 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $15 at the door, $12 online,
You choose what the scenes are about and which performers keep performing! It's fun for everyone at our monthly comedy competition! With Sarah McKee, Andre Castenell, Laura Scott, Sara Bresee, Mort Salvitore, Sarah Zuk, Sara McGlothlin and Zachary Tyler Roe. Be among those who decide! All improv, al... [click here for more]

Saturday April 25, 2015 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $10 ,
Great Dancers, Great Comedy, Great Fun! A night where if they can just remember the steps, the dancing will be great! [click here for more]

Thursday April 2, 2015 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $10-$15,
The Ladies of Collective 51 bring you great late evening comedy all based on your tasteful suggestions! Our 9 PM start time means you have time for both dinner and traffic! [click here for more]

Saturday March 28, 2015 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $10-$15,
Continuance: Stories Not Yet Ended an audio drama presentation of selected episodes of our extensive catalog of original serials in a benefit for the American Brain Tumor Association including “Rory Rammer, Space Marshal,” and “The Crimson Hawk”. [click here for more]

Thursday March 5, 2015 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10 ,
The show promises a fun-for-all-ages event featuring some of Atlanta’s finest female improvisers. The show will incorporate short-form and long-form comedy based on audience suggestions. [click here for more]

Friday January 30, 2015 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10-$15,
The improv troupe at war with itself returns for the Superbowl Special. [click here for more]

Friday December 19, 2014 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $12-$15,
Eight improvisers start on stage, take your tasteful suggestions and compete with comedy for your votes. One performer wins to hoist the BattleActs. [click here for more]

Saturday December 13, 2014 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10 ,
In a season awash with Marley’s Ghost from London and Sugarplum Fairies from Germany, the Atlanta Radio Theatre Company and the Academy Theatre bring you back home to the Deep South with a series of stories told in audio to inspire the imagination. [click here for more]

Thursday December 4, 2014 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10-$13,
With the holidays around the corner, the ladies of Collective 51 Improv are cooking up comedy that you'll relish all month. [click here for more]

Thursday December 4, 2014 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10-$13,
The show promises a fun-for-all-ages event featuring some of Atlanta’s finest female improvisers. The show will incorporate short-form and long-form comedy based on audience suggestions. Collective 51 is an all-female improv group. Why 51? Because women are 51% of the population, and we love stats... [click here for more]

Friday November 21, 2014 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $15-$20,
Two nights of wand-whirling, skirt-twirling, toe-curling entertainment, with dancing and singing and peeling galore. Join a cast from all over the Southeast, from troupes and groups of all shapes and sizes, as they whisk you into the wizarding world. [click here for more]

Thursday September 4, 2014 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $10-$13,
The all-female improv troupe take to the stage for its Back to School" special that will include short form and long form skits." [click here for more]

Thursday July 31, 2014 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $13 at the door and $10 if registered online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/342495,
Collective 51 takes the stage at the Academy Theatre for a fun in the sun* show in Hapeville!*show will happen after the sun goes down, but you get what we mean. [click here for more]

Friday July 25, 2014 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: Free,
The Academy's Thoroughly Modern Senior Ensemble performs a shortened version of their highly regarded show July 26th! [click here for more]

Friday July 18, 2014 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $15 at the door, $10 online, and VIP tickets $50,
The Renaissance Festival sensation celebrates this landmark occasion with an epic show featuring performers from every era in their storied history! Advance tickets are $10 online here:http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/594178 [click here for more]

Saturday July 5, 2014 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $25.00 at the door, but $20.00 if you register at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/296760,
Starring Stogie Kenyatta, this is the number 1 Multi Cultural, Black history Solo show on the American & Caribbean Educational Circuit & the favorite on the topic of Diversity & Social Justice. Paul Robeson said during World War 2 Nations may go to war [click here for more]

Friday February 7, 2014 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10 at the door, $6 on line!,
The Academy's improv squad takes your tasteful suggestions in this set of improv comedy! Brian Phillips, Kiera Robbins, Paige Steadman, and Robert Drake create hilarious songs and sketches for you! [click here for more]

Friday January 24, 2014 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10 at the door, $6 online,
Acting on demand! Improvisors Brian Philips, Paige Steadman,and Robert Drake take your tasteful suggestions and turn them into funny scenes and songs.This fun-filled evening is appropriate for all ages. Come have a Great Evening of Comedy! Discount tickets: click here for more]

Friday December 20, 2013 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $12-$15,
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Friday December 20, 2013 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $12-$15,
Audience and improvisers create their own show at Academy Theatre's monthly improv competition. [click here for more]

Saturday December 7, 2013 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: Pay what you can (suggested donation $10),
In a season awash with Marley’s Ghost from London and Sugarplum Fairies from Germany, the Atlanta Radio Theatre Company and the Academy Theatre bring you back home to the Deep South with a series of stories told in audio to inspire the imagination. [click here for more]

Thursday May 30, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: ,
The last day of may is the day for female funny. We mean funny. We'll come to you, our lovely audience for your suggestions and create great sketches that will leave you reveling in the moment. The show features Jacquelyn Wyer, Mauree Culberson,Brandi, Jamie, and of course Red. [click here for more]

Thursday May 23, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: ,
Tiger Peach Improv is coming back to the Academy Theatre on May 24 to determine the fate of one of their performers!The show will feature Sketch McQuinnor, Jamie Lynn Perniciaro, Jackie Barbor, and Dustin Danger Stevens . This is great grown up improv!This show is for those over 16 and not for the f... [click here for more]

Thursday May 23, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: ,
Tiger Peach Improv is coming back to the Academy Theatre on May 24 to determine the fate of one of their performers!The show will feature Sketch McQuinnor, Jamie Lynn Perniciaro, Jackie Barbor, and Dustin Danger Stevens . This is great grown up improv!This show is for those over 16 and not for the f... [click here for more]

Saturday May 4, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $25 ,
Academy Theatre presents the 5th annual Cinco-De-S.T.E.A.M.Fest, a celebration of all things STEAMpunk." This years festival will have a Latin flair and feature new Theatre pieces [click here for more]

Saturday April 20, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $25 ,
Stogie Kenyatta stars in this multi cultural, black history solo show on the topic of diversity and social justice. [click here for more]

Monday March 25, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $10 ,
Working Title Playwrights presents The Liar's Child by Sharon Mathis as part of their signature series, The Ethel Woolson Lab. [click here for more]

Monday March 25, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $10 ,
A legacy of violence. Accusations, delusions, and lies. Is killing in the genes? Based on Aeschylus' Oresteia, a son must choose between parents, and do an unspeakable wrong for the right reason. In the nightmare of living with his act, Orestes discovers the truth about his family and a promise of p... [click here for more]

Saturday March 16, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $10-$15,
The Academy Theater presents Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, the story of discovery, revenge and the magic of the underwater realm in this live radio play. [click here for more]

Saturday March 16, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $10 advance / $15 at the door,
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea is, perhaps, Jules Verne’s most well-known story. Adapted for motion pictures many times, ARTC now brings their own take to the story of discovery, revenge, and the magic of the underwater realm with this world-premier performance by established author and pla... [click here for more]

Sunday March 10, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $10-$15,
When Your Middle Name is Danger" is the true story of a nerd approaching thirty and thrusting back into the dating world after nearly a decade." [click here for more]

Friday February 22, 2013 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $5-$10,
Bring the kids to this fun puppet variety show featuring the talents of the Atlanta Puppetry Guild! There will be games and activities for kids and parents alike in between acts as well as merchandise for sale including one of a kind puppets. Proceeds will go to the Atlanta Puppetry Guild to support... [click here for more]

Saturday February 9, 2013 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10 ,
Flying Cat Productions, Lionheart Theatre and the Academy Theatre present an evening of nine short plays about the struggle to find love. [click here for more]

Friday January 18, 2013 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $15 ,
Laughing Matters is the longest-running improv comedy troupe in Atlanta. Eight improvisers begin, but only one will remain to claim the title of Champion of Battle Acts, and the audience gets to decide. [click here for more]

Sunday January 13, 2013 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: Free-$5,
Working Title Playwrights presents Fugitive: EROS by Theroun D'arcy Patterson, a WTP On-Demand Reading. Fugitive: EROS is a cycle of short plays that tour the sometimes harrowing edges of relationships. Directed by Amber Bradshaw. With Amanda Cucher, Aimee Ariel, Betty Hart, Lake Roberts, Megan Haye... [click here for more]

Friday January 11, 2013 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10-$13,
Tiger Peach Improv brings Saint Peter's Judgment Theatre back to the Academy. The audience will provide suggestions and decide one actor's fate as Saint Peter reviews their life. This show is for teenagers and up. [click here for more]

Sunday December 30, 2012 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $15 ,
Magician David Howell opens for Tiger Peach Improv who will present It's a Blunderful Life" in which the audience will decide what happens to George Bailey. This is a family-friendly." [click here for more]

Saturday December 15, 2012 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: Free,
Welcome to our family Christmas, to every family Christmas that ever was or ever will be! Join us in our 13th consecutive year as we celebrate the sweeter and zanier sides of the season as celebrated in the South. In a season awash with Marley’s Ghost from London and Sugarplum Fairies from German... [click here for more]

Sunday December 2, 2012 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $2-$5,
Working Title Playwrights is celebrating its 10th anniversary. To mark the occasion, it's invited 10 playwrights to each contribute one scene of a single play. Written relay-style over the course of 20 weeks, The WTP Chain Play showcases the diversity of voices Atlanta's writers have to offer, and n... [click here for more]

Saturday December 1, 2012 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $20 ,
Winner of the 2010 Hollywood Fringe Festival and the 2011 Boulder International Fringe Festival, They Call Me Mr. Fry tells the true story of a first year teacher teaching fifth grade in South Central Los Angeles. [click here for more]

Friday November 23, 2012 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $12-$15,
Laughing Matters will perform their monthly BattleActs competition at the Academy Theatre, just in time to relieve the Thanksgiving Blues! See eight improvisers start on stage, and witness how the audience votes to keep the ones they think are funny! The improvisors will fall until there is only on... [click here for more]

Saturday November 17, 2012 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $5 ,
Matthew Trautwein brings his coffee house show back to the Academy Theater lobby along with special guests Sadie Chapel, Marcus Durham, Helene Kates, & Dana Sealock! Matthew's portion of the show will include a special Thanksgiving presentation of Arlo Guthrie's famous holiday classic Alice's Restau... [click here for more]

Tuesday November 13, 2012 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10 ,
Tiger Peach Improv presents Saint Peter's Judgement Theatre in which one audience member's life is examined to see if they make it through the pearly gates or are justly punished. [click here for more]

Friday November 9, 2012 07:00 PM EST
Academy Theatre Cost: $10 ,
No description provided [click here for more]

Saturday October 27, 2012 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $15-$50,
Each weekend the Atlanta Radio Theatre Company presents a month of Lovecraft shows. [click here for more]

Thursday October 25, 2012 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $35-$65,
Ghost and ghoul wannabes and Halloween lovers alike are invited to come dressed to the ghostly nines to the Dark Harvest Masquerade Ball for an evening of food, fun, dancing, music, and live performances. A costume contest will conclude the evening in grand style with awards given in several categor... [click here for more]

Thursday October 18, 2012 08:00 PM EDT
Academy Theatre Cost: $12-$15,
Eight improvisors, led by Tommy Futch, compete in this family-friendly improv competition. The audience provides all the suggestions for the scenes and decides which performers survive. [click here for more]
599 North Central Ave. S.E.
Hapeville, GA 30354
(404) 474-8332
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