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Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre

Call: (770) 293-0080 or visit www.strandmarietta.org
Take in a classic movie or concert at the beautiful 1930s art deco Strand Theatre.

Women in Horror Film Festival

Thursday February 27, 2020 06:00 pm EST
Founded in 2016 by filmmakers Vanessa Ionta Wright and Samantha Kolesnik, the Women in Horror Film Festival is a filmmaker-, screenwriter-, and community-focused festival that celebrates women’s contribution to film. The official lineup includes four feature films: Black Lake, Cold Wind Blowing, Mas...
Cost: $15-$75

Victory Fight Series 10

Saturday January 25, 2020 07:00 pm EST
Categories: Sports

VICTORY FIGHT SERIES X #VFS10 Jan 25th 2020 BlackEye Athletics is back at the Strand Theatre in Marietta, GA for a night of live Muay Thai & Kickboxing. Three GA ISKA titles are up for grab, along with a stacked under card. Buy a ticket! Support the sport!

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Cost: $45

Rhett Miller (Old 97s) Bellwether Station

Thursday November 21, 2019 07:00 pm EST
Six Strings for a Cure proudly presents alt rock troubadour Rhett Miller to the Strand. Rhett is the acclaimed frontman for Old 97s and an accomplished solo artist. All proceeds will be donated to Communities in Schools, a nonprofit dedicated to ensuring at risk teenagers graduate high school.
Cost: $25

Elton John Tribute Band Live at the Strand Theatre

Friday November 15, 2019 05:30 pm EST
Beyond the Yellow Brick Road: Atlanta's Elton John Tribute Band playing a benefit concert at the Historic Strand Theatre in Marietta Beyond the Yellow Brick Road and Hope Worldwide have partnered together for 2 exclusive shows at the historic Earl Strand Theater at the Marietta Square. The family-...
Cost: $15 to $25

Pop-Up Open House: Atlanta Region's Plan

Thursday October 24, 2019 05:00 pm EDT
Visit an open house to learn more and share your thoughts about the latest update to the Atlanta Region’s Plan – the long-range plan developed by the Atlanta Regional Commission that details the investments planned for the decades to come.
Cost: Free

Victory Fight Series 9 - RIZE

Saturday August 10, 2019 07:00 pm EDT
Categories: Sports

BlackEye Athletics returns to the Strand Theatre, Marietta, GA., August 10th with VFS9. Watch some of the best Muay Thai fighters in Atlanta compete...LIVE! ARE YOU READY FOR VICTORY!

WHO: Bryan Keith (BlackEye Athletics), International Sport Kickboxing Association (ISKA).

WHAT...
Cost: $35

Little Black Dress

Wednesday July 10, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
Little Black Dress, the fearlessly funny ladies’ night out musical, makes for one wild and unforgettable evening with its hilarious show-stopping musical numbers, Magic Mike influenced dancing, and priceless improvised audience mayhem. After being on tour for nearly three years with the wildly suc...
Cost: $35-$85

Comedy Luau II

Wednesday July 3, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
The Strand Theater is excited to welcome back Show Up Go Up to the big stage! These live comedy shows, borne from the talent presented at our popular open mic comedy nights, are a fantastic way to see a full lineup of talented and hilarious comedians without breaking the bank. Featured comedians TB...
Cost: $10

Indie Film Night

Tuesday July 2, 2019 07:30 pm EDT
Categories: movies

FEATURE FILM: Down and Yonder - (Comedy) In a small rural town, two friends examine their lives, relationships and futures.

Cost: $5

Beetlejuice

Friday June 28, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
What's a couple of stay-at-home ghosts to do when their beloved home is taken over by trendy yuppies? They call on Beetlejuice, the afterlife's freelance bio-exorcist to scare off the family – and everyone gets more than she, he or it bargains for. Tim Burton’s dark comedy cult-classic stars Alec Ba...
Cost: $8-$9

Glory (1989 Movie)

Sunday June 16, 2019 03:00 pm EDT
One of the finest films ever made about the American Civil War, Glory also has the honor of being the first major Hollywood film to acknowledge the vital contribution of African American soldiers to the country's historic struggle. Based on the books Lay This Laurel, by Lincoln Kirstein, One Gallant...
Cost: $8-$9

The Sock Hops

Friday June 7, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
Categories: live music If tight, tempting harmonies from the days when men in suits could sing and sway make your heart beat, then the Hops are for you! From The Four Seasons to The Four Tops, from The Temptations to The Tokens, The Sock Hops specialize in four-part harmony favorites from the ’50s, ...
Cost: $18-$20

Wiesenthal, A Play about Nazi Hunter Simon Wiesenthal

Wednesday May 29, 2019 02:00 pm EDT
Wiesenthal, a one-man play written and acted by internationally acclaimed artist Tom Dugan, captures the extraordinary life of Holocaust survivor and Nazi hunter Simon Wiesenthal. After the end of World War II, Simon Wiesenthal dedicated his life to bringing over 1100 Nazi war criminals to justice, ...
Cost: $45

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Friday May 24, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
The Strand celebrates the end of the school year with a screening of the John Hughes teen comedy classic, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.

Tickets are $9 for adults, and $8 for seniors, students, and military. The organ pre-show on the Mighty Allen Theatre Organ will begin a half hour before showtime.

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Cost: $8-$9

Page to Screen Book Club: Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Friday May 24, 2019 06:00 pm EDT
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off is part of The Strand's Page to Screen Book Club, a monthly book club where members can read and discuss the books that inspired the movies shown on the big screen. This May, Page to Screen dives into the angsty foil to Ferris’s fun-loving free spirit with a reading of Catch...
Cost: Free

Comedy Grind III

Friday May 17, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
The Strand Theatre welcomes back Show Up Go Up to the big stage! These live comedy shows, borne from the talent presented at The Strand's popular open mic comedy nights, offer a chance to see a full lineup of talented comedians without breaking the bank. Grab a few friends that like to laugh or tr...
Cost: $10

Indie Film Night - May 15, 2019

Wednesday May 15, 2019 07:30 pm EDT
Screening of the International finalists from the 72 Hour Horror Film Race Once a month from January through August The Strand becomes host to a bite-sized film festival every month, serving up an eclectic selection of both short and feature-length independent films from around the country and the...
Cost: $5.00

The Georgia Players Guild presents the music of: Chicago and The Beach Boys

Saturday May 11, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
The GPG celebrates two things: the greatest music of all time and the finest musicians in the southeast. Travis Cottle and Jacob Deaton carefully curate each concert by selecting the music of two classic bands or artists. Past pairings have included The Eagles/Alabama, Janis Joplin/Sly & The Family ...
Cost: $20-$40

Mamma Mia! and Margaritas

Friday May 10, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
Categories: Film

Looking for a fun girls night out? We’ve got just the thing! Get ready to party it up with a margarita in one hand, your flashiest boa in the other, and a theatre full of your favorite friends at Mamma Mia (and margaritas) this April!

Set on the colorful Greek island of Kalokairi,...
Cost: $8-$9

Mamma Mia! and Margaritas

Friday May 10, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
Looking for a fun girls night out? We’ve got just the thing! Get ready to party it up with a margarita in one hand, your flashiest boa in the other, and a theatre full of your favorite friends at Mamma Mia (and margaritas) this April! Set on the colorful Greek island of Kalokairi, the plot serves ...
Cost: $8-$9

Movie Palace Radio Hour: The Adventures of The Lone Ranger and The Shadow

Saturday May 4, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
Dastardly villains, intrepid heroes, and the thrilling days of yesteryear come to life in the style of a 1940s radio broadcast performed live on The Strand stage for one weekend only. The Movie Palace Radio Hour: The Adventures of The Lone Ranger and The Shadow is a double feature that recreates t...
Cost: $25

Movie Palace Radio Hour: The Adventures of The Lone Ranger and The Shadow

Friday May 3, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
Dastardly villains, intrepid heroes, and the thrilling days of yesteryear come to life in the style of a 1940s radio broadcast performed live on The Strand stage for one weekend only. The Movie Palace Radio Hour: The Adventures of The Lone Ranger and The Shadow is a double feature that recreates t...
Cost: $25

Murder! at The Strand II: Dark Matters

Thursday April 11, 2019 12:00 am EDT
The popular interactive theatre experience with a deadly twist returns in 2019 with a brand new story, brand new puzzles, and most importantly a brand new mystery to solve. Dark Matters’ 75-minute interactive experience lets you try your hand at sleuthing in this part show, part real-life investigat...
Cost: $35-$45

The Ten Commandments: Silent Film Series

Sunday April 7, 2019 03:00 pm EDT
All films in The Strand’s Silent Film Series, the only one of its kind in the state, are accompanied live by Strand organist Ron Carter on The Strand’s Mighty Allen Theatre Organ, making seeing one of these classic films a one-of-a-kind musical and visual experience. Each film also features an organ...
Cost: $9-$10

Strand Ole Opry: Music of Simon & Garfunkel

Saturday April 6, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
The music of SImon and Garfunkel gets the famous Strand Ole Opry twang-treatment for April's down home country music jamboree. About the Opry: The Strand Ole Opry is a down home country music jamboree featuring a band of talented musicians on the banjo, upright bass, fiddle, guitar (and maybe a wa...
Cost: $18-$20

Dial M for Murder (1954 Movie)

Friday April 5, 2019 09:00 pm EDT
Dial M for Murder is a sophisticated, chillingly sinister thriller with an unforgettable performance from Grace Kelly. When American writer Mark Halliday visits the very married Margot Wendice in London, he unknowingly sets off a chain of blackmail and murder.
Cost: $8-$9

Indie Film Night

Wednesday April 3, 2019 07:30 pm EDT
Featured Film: Scrabble

When Frank's girlfriend is kidnapped by an underground prostitution ring, a neighborhood loser clashes with a pimp, Asian gangers and renegade killer out for revenge. It's a tale of love, power and loads of feel-good laughs.

Cost: $5

The Georgia Players Guild presents the music of: Bruce Springsteen & Tom Petty

Saturday March 30, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
The Georgia Players Guild performs the music of Bruce Springsteen and Tom Petty. The Georgia Players' Guild celebrates two things: The greatest music of all time and the finest musicians in the Southeast. Musical Director, singer, and multi-instrumentalist Travis Cottle and Production Manager, sin...
Cost: $20-$40

AUDITION ANNOUNCEMENT: High School Musical, JR

Tuesday March 26, 2019 06:00 pm EDT
Categories: performing arts

Disney’s High School Musical, JR at The Strand Theatre Spring 2019 Audition Announcement

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The Strand’s summer junior show for 2019 will be Disney’s High School Musical, Jr.

AGES: Rising 8th through 12th grade. A max of 30 will be cast. There are al...
Cost: $300.00

The Princess Bride

Saturday March 23, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
In this enchantingly cracked fairy tale, the beautiful Princess Buttercup and the dashing Westley must overcome staggering odds to find happiness amid six-fingered swordsmen, murderous princes, Sicilians, and rodents of unusual size. But even death can’t stop these true lovebirds from triumphing. ...
Cost: $8-$9

Page to Screen Book Club: The Princess Bride

Saturday March 23, 2019 06:00 pm EDT
The Princess Bride is part of The Strand's Page to Screen Book Club, a monthly book club where members can read and discuss the books behind the movies shown on the big screen. The Princess Bride, based on the novel 'The Princess Bride: S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure',...
Cost: Free

Page to Screen Book Club: The Princess Bride

Saturday March 23, 2019 06:00 pm EDT
Categories: literary The Princess Bride is part of The Strand's Page to Screen Book Club, a monthly book club where members can read and discuss the books behind the movies shown on the big screen. The Princess Bride, based on the novel 'The Princess Bride: S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love...
Cost: Free

Seussical JR

Monday March 18, 2019 07:30 pm EDT
Join the West Side Elementary Drama Club on a trip to the wondrous world of Seuss! Seussical, Jr. is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! “Oh, the thinks you can think” when Dr. Seuss’ best-loved characters collide and cavort in an unforgettable musical caper! Seussical, Jr. is fun for the ...
Cost: $10

Far and Away (1992 Movie)

Saturday March 16, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
Celebrate an early St. Patrick's Day with this sweeping tale of survival and romance against all odds, starring the charming Nicole Kidman and Tom Cruise's Irish accent.
Cost: $8-$9

Indie Film Night - March 13, 2019

Wednesday March 13, 2019 07:30 pm EDT
Once a month from January through August, The Strand becomes host to some of the most exciting new independent films out there. Film festivals are a great way to see a different crop of movies than the ones playing at the local multiplex — from quirky and thoughtful indie movies to works b...
Cost: $5.00

PARADOCS

Saturday March 9, 2019 08:00 pm EST
Do you have an unquenchable thirst for classic rock? Do you wake up at night cold with the fear that somehow, somewhere, there's a Motown jam session going on that you're missing? Do you hear the ghostly strains of a Greatest Hits of the 70s & 80s two disc set, even when you're totally alone? Meet ...
Cost: $20-$40

Mary Poppins (1964 Movie)

Friday March 8, 2019 07:30 pm EST
The Strand will screen the 1964 classic on the big screen. Starring the incomparable Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke, Mary Poppins is a lavish modern fairy tale celebrated for its amazing special effects, catchy songs, and Julie Andrews's legendary performance in the title role. Tickets are $9 for...
Cost: $8-$9

Pandora’s Box (1929): Silent Film with live Organ Accompaniment

Sunday February 24, 2019 03:00 pm EST
All films in The Strand’s Silent Film Series, the only one of its kind in the state, are accompanied live by Strand organist Ron Carter on The Strand’s Mighty Allen Theatre Organ, making seeing one of these classic films a one-of-a-kind musical and visual experience. Each film also features an organ...
Cost: $9-$10

AUDITION ANNOUNCEMENT: Smoke on the Mountain

Saturday February 23, 2019 10:00 am EST
Categories: performing arts

Marietta’s Strand Theatre is seeking performers both male and female who can play ages 17 to 50 to audition for 2019’s theatre production of the musical Smoke on the Mountain.

ROLES Seeking performers for the following roles:

4 male, 3 female

MERVIN OGLETHORPE – Pasto...
Cost: Free

The Wiz (1979 Movie)

Friday February 22, 2019 08:00 pm EST
When Harlem schoolteacher Dorothy tries to save her dog from a storm, she's miraculously whisked away to an urban fantasy land called Oz. After accidentally killing the Wicked Witch of the East upon her arrival, Dorothy is told about the Wiz, a wizard who can help her get back to Manhattan. As Dorot...
Cost: $8-$9

Strand Ole Opry’s Love & Heartbreak

Saturday February 16, 2019 08:00 pm EST
The Strand presents a special Strand Ole Opry this February with a live concert of traditional southern bluegrass music paying tribute to what country music does best: songs about true love and a broken heart. This back-porch special features a band of talented musicians on the banjo, upright bass...
Cost: $18-20

Casablanca

Friday February 15, 2019 08:00 pm EST
Categories: Film As Harry Reasoner from 60 Minutes summarized Casablanca: “Boy meets girl. Boy loses girl. Boy gets girl back again. Boy gives up girl for humanity’s sake.” Rick and Ilsa’s story, set against the dramatic backdrop of WWII Morocco, stands the test of time as one of the best films ever...
Cost: $8-$9

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Friday February 15, 2019 12:00 am EST
Categories: Film

For some late night fun this Valentine’s Day Weekend, visit The Strand on Friday night, February 15 for a midnight showing of The Rocky Horror Picture Show! Not just a movie, The Rocky Horror Picture Show is a cult tradition that has been passed down through generations.

As always...
Cost: $10

Comedy Heartbreakers

Wednesday February 13, 2019 08:00 pm EST
Categories: Comedy

The Strand Theatre welcomes back Show Up Go Up to the big stage! These live comedy shows, borne from the talent presented at The Strand's popular open mic comedy nights, offer a chance to see a full lineup of talented comedians without breaking the bank.

Grab a few friends that ...
Cost: $10

Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner

Friday February 8, 2019 08:00 pm EST
A 1967 classic starring Oscar winners Sidney Poitier, Spencer Tracy, and Katharine Hepburn, Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner examines its subject matter of the simplicity and beauty of love against prejudice with perception, depth, insight, and humor. This film is part of the Strand Movie Series. Tick...
Cost: $8-$9

Victory Fight Series VII

Saturday February 2, 2019 07:00 pm EST
Categories: Fights

Live Muay Thai & Kickboxing at THE STRAND THEATRE. The toughest fighters in Atlanta will fight for Victory! It's a RACE to compete on the biggest stage in the world!

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Cost: $35

Daniel D. & Eric Stanley LIVE in Concert

Saturday January 19, 2019 07:00 pm EST
Categories: Entertainment

Daniel D. & Eric Stanley LIVE in Marietta/Atlanta, GA

Finally Daniel D. & Eric Stanley are coming to Atlanta and he is bringing some friends. Get ready to enjoy an evening full of Jazz, Inspirational and R'n'B Sounds with memories you won't forget.

Where? The Strand The...
Cost: $30 - $55

The NYE Royalty Show: A Tribute to Prince & Queen

Monday December 31, 2018 09:00 pm EST
The Georgia Players Guild will ring in the new year with a tribute concert honoring the musical legacy of Prince and rock supergroup Queen. Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 starting on December 25.
Cost: $35-$40

When Harry Met Sally (1989 Movie)

Friday December 28, 2018 08:00 pm EST
Get your New Year's Eve grand romantic gestures ready, because on December 28 at The Strand Harry's gonna meet Sally on the big screen in the romantic comedy that shaped the genre for years to come. Join us before the movie for a live pre-show on the Mighty Allen Theatre Organ by one of The Strand...
Cost: $7- $8

It's A Wonderful Life Movie Marathon

Thursday December 20, 2018 12:00 pm EST
The Strand continues its tradition of playing It’s a Wonderful Life on the big screen all day on the Thursday before Christmas. Fuzzy pajamas are encouraged and popcorn and drinks will be served. Get there 15 minutes before showtime for a holiday preshow and sing-along on the Mighty Allen Theatre Or...
Cost: $7-$8

Christmas Royal Tea and Grand Yuletide Ball

Saturday December 15, 2018 11:00 am EST
A royal Christmas experience for kids filled with decadent sweets, tea and juice, a visit from the Prince and Princess of the Grand Yuletide Ball, and a Nutcracker dance performance by the Georgia Metropolitan Dance Theatre's sugarplum dancers. Tickets include a gift bag of goodies for our young gue...
Cost: $18

A Christmas Tradition

Friday December 14, 2018 08:00 pm EST
A high energy holiday song and dance musical revue featuring costumed singers and dancers performing both traditional and funky Christmas favorites, A Christmas Tradition is a great way for the entire family to get together and get into the holiday spirit. Tickets are $30 for adults and $25 for seni...
Cost: $25-$30

Strand Ole Opry's Country Christmas

Friday December 7, 2018 08:00 pm EST
A down-home bluegrass concert of holiday music performed on the banjo, fiddle, guitar, bass, and washboard. A band of merry singers and traditional southern storytellers invite patrons onto The Strand’s metaphorical ‘back porch’ to bring a little twang to the tinsel season.
Cost: $18-$20

Six Strings For a Cure

Wednesday November 28, 2018 07:00 pm EST
On November 28th, Marietta based law firm Johnson & Alday and Six Strings for a Cure will host a benefit concert at the historic Strand Theatre featuring Mike Cooley of the critically acclaimed band, Drive By Truckers. Mike Cooley, also known by the moniker “the Stroker Ace” hails from Tuscumbia, ...
Cost: $25

DEPARTURE: The Journey Tribute Band

Saturday November 24, 2018 08:00 pm EST
Departure has become the most respected Journey tribute band in the nation by replicating the look, sound and feel of the original 80’s rock supergroup Journey. These veteran musicians pride themselves on giving their audience an incredible high-energy stage show from start to finish and have develo...
Cost: $20

Pranksgiving III

Wednesday November 21, 2018 08:00 pm EST
Ever had the kind of Thanksgiving where the thing you're most thankful for is getting on the plane back home? These comedians have. Pranksgiving returns to The Strand stage for the third year of belly laughs (and a few groans) to tell some tales and have some fun. Featuring comedians Willie Bee, Con...
Cost: $10

The Georgia Players Guild presents the music of: Lynyrd Skynyrd and Creedence Clearwater Revival

Saturday November 10, 2018 08:00 pm EST
The Georgia Players Guild continues their 2018 season with the music of Lynyrd Skynyrd and Creedence Clearwater Revival at the Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre. The Georgia Players Guild carefully select the hits that make up each musician’s iconic catalogues to put together a high energy ‘best ...
Cost: $20 in advance, $25 day of

Thriller Tribute Concert + Rocky Horror Picture Show Midnight Movie

Friday October 26, 2018 09:00 pm EDT
Get ready for a Late Night Double Feature this spooky season when the Rocky Horror Picture Show returns to The Strand! The Georgia Players Guild will be playing a tribute concert dedicated to Michael Jackson's Thriller and the music of The Rocky Horror Picture Show at 9pm followed by a midnight show...
Cost: $10-$25

Live at Lumiere: Open Mic Music

Thursday October 4, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
More info Here
Cost: free with purchase

Menopause the Musical

Sunday January 21, 2018 03:00 pm EST
Categories: performing arts

Menopause The Musical

Presented by GFour Productions

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 hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from...
Cost: $39-$49

Menopause the Musical

Saturday January 20, 2018 08:00 pm EST
Categories: performing arts

Menopause The Musical

Presented by GFour Productions

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 hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from...
Cost: $39-$49

Menopause the Musical

Saturday January 20, 2018 03:00 pm EST
Categories: performing arts

Menopause The Musical

Presented by GFour Productions

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 hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from...
Cost: $39-$49

Menopause the Musical

Friday January 19, 2018 08:00 pm EST
Categories: performing arts

Menopause The Musical

Presented by GFour Productions

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 hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from...
Cost: $39-$49

Menopause the Musical

Thursday January 18, 2018 08:00 pm EST
Categories: performing arts

Menopause The Musical

Presented by GFour Productions

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 hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from...
Cost: $39-$49

Menopause the Musical

Wednesday January 17, 2018 08:00 pm EST
Categories: performing arts

Menopause The Musical

Presented by GFour Productions

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 hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from...
Cost: $39-$49

Menopause the Musical

Tuesday January 16, 2018 08:00 pm EST
Categories: performing arts

Menopause The Musical

Presented by GFour Productions

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 hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from...
Cost: $39-$49

3rd Annual International Film Festival

Sunday September 10, 2017 10:00 am EDT
The International Film Festival is a collaboration between Long Shot Productions, Ltd., The Earl Smith Strand Theater, Cobb Travel and Tourism, and The City of , Georgia. Held in the Earl Smith Strand Theater on beautiful Square each year, this festival is an opportunity for filmmakers of all le...
Cost: 15-25

Silent Comedy Shorts

Sunday July 30, 2017 02:30 pm EDT
Great silent comedians of the 1920's will get up to their usual antics on the screen while three organists accompany their humor. While the shorts will begin at 3 p.m., there will be an organ pre-show and sing-a-long at 2:30 p.m.

Tickets

Cost: $10

2nd Annual Marietta International Film Festival

Saturday August 6, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
The Marietta International Film Festival provides an opportunity for film makers of all levels from around the world to share their work. This year they will be screening a total of 78 films (8 feature length and 70 short films) from across the United States and 14 countries. Tickets can be purchase...
Cost: $15-$25

P.O.V. Storytelling Workshop: A Cultural Experience in Short Filmmaking

Friday July 22, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Film and writing professionals active in the industry will lead groups of teens, 14-18 years old, in an unforgettable creation of short films. While overcoming challenges, teens will use creative collaboration to get insightful critiques on work. Scholarships are available.
Cost: $250

Jukebox Giants: Motown and more

Saturday July 9, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
This stellar show will transport any music lover on a trip back to the golden age of classic pop and Motown music, featuring everyone’s favorite hits from the 50’s, 60’s, and 70’s. Come dance the night away for one long weekend and various Sunday nights through July.
Cost: $20-$25

Still Swinging: The Les Still Band

Friday May 13, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Fundraiser for NW Metro Atlanta Habitat for Humanity - celebrating 30 years of building homes, communities and hope. Les Still has assembled some of the finest trumpet, trombone, saxophone, and rhythm players in the metro area to truly captures the essence of the swing era.
Cost: $25

Fools on the 1st Comedy Show

Thursday March 31, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Join your host Thomas Mcdowell for Fools on the 1st Comedy Show!10 Comics for $10!!!!Tobias DeanJessica WilliamsAJ ScottTravis CottleClint GrierPlug Chapman (Comedy Central)Dexter Fugerson (MTV)Anthony DriverMag Jackson (America's Got Talent)
Cost: $10

Rock, Pops, and More

Thursday March 17, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Join Symphony On The Square back at the Strand theatre for the first S.O.T.S Concert of 2016! Rock, Pops & More is sure to be a sellout event and tickets will go FAST...Featuring the music of Journey, The Eagles, Europe and many many more.....
Cost: $15.00

BEN HUR: A Tale of the Christ Screening

Saturday March 12, 2016 07:00 pm EST
The Earl Smith Strand Theatre presents a screening of the 1926 silent movie BEN HUR: A Tale of the Christ.
Cost: $8-$10

This Christmas and The Best Man Holiday double feature

Tuesday December 29, 2015 07:00 pm EST
Catch both cultural cinema classics in one go.
Cost: $8-$15

Parade

Wednesday November 18, 2015 07:00 pm EST
Book by Alfred Uhry. Music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown.This Tony-award winning musical recounts the sequence of events that culminated in the 1915 lynching of Leo Frank, the Jewish manager of a pencil factory who was accused of murdering Mary Phagan, a 13-year-old employee. Our concert-style st...
Cost: $5-$20

Steampunk Jazz - The Music of Darcy James Argue, GSO Jazz Ensemble

Friday November 6, 2015 07:00 pm EST
Skelton will lead the GSO Jazz! Repertoire Orchestra’s 16 member-ensemble and its full complement of brass, woodwinds and percussion in featuring the music of Darcy James Argue, a Brooklyn-based jazz, composer and bandleader. Argue is best known for his work with his 18-piece ensemble, GRAMMY-nomi...
Cost: $28 Students $10

Brew With a View

Friday August 28, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
Enjoy the spring and summer popular feature of drinks on the terrance with views of Kennesaw Mountain.
Cost:

The Ghosts of Leo Frank: Reckoning With Georgia's Most Infamous Murders 100 Years Later

Wednesday August 12, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
An evening with journalist Steve Oney, author of And the Dead Shall Rise: the Murder of Mary Phagan and the Lynching of Leo Frank and Stan Deaton, GHS Senior Historian and Emmy Award-winning host of Today in Georgia History, on the Marietta Square on the centennial of the Frank lynching.
Cost: Free

Saturday Morning Live Shows for Kids

Friday July 31, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
The Strand is launching a series of free live events for kids on Saturday mornings. Visit online for schedule.
Cost: Free

Indiana Jones

Friday April 17, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
The Strand Theatre presents this epic trilogy in a marathon one-day screening.
Cost: $7-$8

Connecting Actors Workshop for Teens

Tuesday April 7, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
This intensive will focus primarily in ensemble work - a valuable skill set every performer needs. Over the three days, students will work cooperatively to improve their abilities in singing, acting, and dancing all while working on the teamwork aspects of the performing arts.Afternoon Session1pm to...
Cost: $95

Triple Threat Junior Workshop

Tuesday April 7, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
This three day intensive for young aspiring performers is a great opportunity to grow in all three aspects: singing, acting and dancing. Students will learn a host of valuable performing arts knowledge, improve their skill, and have fun while doing it!Morning Session9am to 12pm5th through 7th grade(...
Cost: $95

Menopause the Musical

Saturday January 17, 2015 07:00 pm EST
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 is set to classic tunes from the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s.
Cost: $39-$49

A Stones New Year's Eve

Tuesday December 30, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Who better to kick of your new year than Atlanta’s favorite Rolling Stones tribute band? Stephen Skipper and his Rolling Stones Tribute are back for New Year’s Eve. Skipper puts on a show that teems with the same unbridled spirit and raw energy that made The Rolling Stones the iconic act it is t...
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It's A Wonderful Life

Sunday December 21, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Take a break from your last-minute holiday shopping and remember the importance of family and compassion with It’s a Wonderful Life. In this true holiday classic, an angel (Henry Travers) helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman (James Stewart) by showing what life would have ...
Cost: $7-$8

Christmas Royal Tea and Grand Yuletide Ball

Saturday December 20, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Treat that special starry-eyed child in your life to an afternoon of Royal Tea this holiday season at the Strand. You and your prince or princess will start the evening with Christmas royals Prince Goodtidings and Princess Joy at the The Strand’s fourth floor banquet chamber for High Tea. High Tea...
Cost: $15

Lumiere Piano Bar & Lounge

Friday December 19, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Leaves fall and winter approaches, bringing with it the promise of something new and inviting at the Earl Smith Strand Theatre. In our true Strand fashion, we're paying homage to the days of old with a silent film inspired piano bar and lounge!As you sink into a plush couch or join a friend at a caf...
Cost: Free Entry

Charlie Brown Christmas Show featuring Jeffrey BÃ?tzer and T. T. Mahony

Wednesday December 17, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Jeffrey Bützer and T.T. Mahony present a jazzy musical tribute to Vince Guaraldi’s A Charlie Brown Christmas." The show
Cost: $15-$18

Marietta's Holiday Pops Concert

Wednesday December 10, 2014 07:00 pm EST
The holidays are incomplete without the joyful sounds of the season. Join Marietta’s Symphony on the Square as they present their fifth season of orchestral holiday music. Bring the family and enjoy classic Christmas carols along with music from recent holiday movies.
Cost: $12.50

Hip Hop First Stop- Kids Dance Class

Friday December 5, 2014 07:00 pm EST
A beginner's hip hop experience. If you've never danced before in your life you will still have fun in this class! You will be taught a variety of hip hop style movements then put them together to learn a dance in this beginner's level workshop. 9am-noon. Ages 10-12. Instructor: Jasmine Spells
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Pulp Fiction at The Strand!

Thursday November 6, 2014 07:00 pm EST
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The Cat and The Canary (1927) SILENT FILM

Saturday October 25, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
A decaying mansion and a stormy night is the setting for mystery and chaos when a pack of greedy relatives gather at midnight for the reading of a twenty-year old will. But before the West fortune can be handed down, the family must endure a night in the cavernous manor, unnerved by the news that an...
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The Cat and The Canary

Saturday October 25, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
Celebrate Halloween with this classic silent film accompanied on the Mighty Allen Theater Organ by House Organist Ron Carter.
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The Birds

Thursday October 23, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
This classic Hitchcock horror starring Tippi Hedren comes to the Strand just in time for Halloween.
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Alfred Hitchcock's 'The Birds'

Thursday October 23, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
This classic Hitchcock horror starring Tippi Hedren comes to The Strand just in time for Halloween. Just when you thought you were over your crippling ornithophobia, The Strand brings you back to the town that slowly takes a turn for the bizarre when birds of all kinds suddenly begin to attack peopl...
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Lewis Grizzard: In His Own Words

Saturday October 4, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
Actor Bill Oberst, Jr. has stepped into the late Lewis Grizzard's shoes over 1,000 times in the last decade. Oberst's portrayal of the Southern writer and humorist is a one-man show authorized by Grizzard's family, which says it is the closest thing to seeing the late great spokesman of the south on...
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Silent Comedy Shorts

Saturday September 27, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
Come see these wonderful short comedies accompanied by four different Strand Theatre organists. Each has their own approach to the accompaniment of silent film! Experience the antics of The Little Rascals, Harold Lloyd, Buster Keaton and Charlie Chaplin the way they were meant to be seen-in a histor...
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Justice Jam 2014

Wednesday September 24, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
The Battle of the Bands is coming to Cobb County!See your favorite lawyers and legal professionals wage an all-out war to be crowned winner of Justice Jam '14.Proceeds will benefit Legal Aid of Cobb County and Cobb Justice Foundation.
Cost: Tickets are available for $25 each and include a drink ticket and heavy hors d'oeuvers. Host packages are on sale for $150 and The Strand will have a full cash bar and concessions to keep you rocking.
117 N Park Square
Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 293-0080
Performing Arts Theater