Richard H. Rich Theatre @ The Woodruff Arts Center

Call: (404) 733-4978 or visit www.woodruffcenter.org
The theatre hosts special screenings and other events. It's located in the Memorial Arts Building of the Woodruff Arts Center, adjacent to the High Museum of Art.

The Wizard of Oz

Saturday March 9, 2019 03:30 pm EST
Woodruff Arts Center and Alliance Theatre Presents

Written by L. Frank Baum Music and lyrics by Harold Arlen & E.Y. Harburg Book adaptation by John Kane Directed by Rosemary Newcott

Introduce your children to the kind of magic only found in the Land of Oz. This 70-minute, family-friendly product...
Cost: $5 - $32

Design Matters Live with Paula Scher

Monday October 30, 2017 07:00 pm EDT
This live recording of Debbie Millman's award-winning podcast, Design Matters, features a conversation on creative culture with Paula Scher. A lead graphic designer since 1970, Scher is highly acclaimed and has taught at top design institutions around the nation. General admission tickets are sold o...
Cost: $100

Princess Caroline Murat Performs

Saturday October 11, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
French Imperial Princess Caroline Murat returns to the U.S. to give a recital of music by Chopin and Liszt. An internationally acclaimed concert pianist, she looks forward to playing for her friends in Georgia" on her tour that includes Paris and Venice."
Cost: $25-$55

Music & Soul in the African Diaspora: A Film Festival

Friday August 15, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
In partnership with New York City’s African Diaspora International Film Festival, this day-long festival invites you to explore the richness, diversity, and power of the music of the African Diaspora. The series presents a compelling, eclectic mix of Atlanta premieres, recent popular titles, class...
Cost: $8-$42

The Ghosts Of Rock Musical

Friday June 27, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
It’s 1980 and Rock is in Trouble! The Rock Gods (Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison and Janis Joplin) look down and see peril with the coming of the 80’s electric pop scene. Case and Point - the BellBottoms, a Very talented but misguided boy band, controlled by the corporate music machine that shelters...
Cost: $39 at The Door OR Get Early Tickets Now for Only $25

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Between Tradition and the Avant-Garde

Wednesday March 13, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
This lecture will focus on the evolution of Kahlo's painting style and her iconography, examining how she used the human body, principally (though not exclusively) her own, as a vehicle for elaborating complex symbolic narratives about life, culture and politics in revolutionary Mexico. Adriana Zava...
Cost: Free

The Assassination Tapes

Friday February 10, 2012 07:00 pm EST
A documentary screening about the final days of Martin Luther King Jr., told mostly through rare Memphis television and radio news accounts.

Chelsea Girls

Friday November 4, 2011 08:00 pm EDT
A film from Paul Morrissey and Andy Warhol that addresses the glamorous but tarnished lives of 1960s New York underground celebrities.
Cost: $5-$18


Friday October 28, 2011 08:00 pm EDT
Martin Scorsese's documentary which includes his parents and issues of dualistic identity.
Cost: $5-$18

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra TDP Fall Musicale

Saturday October 22, 2011 08:00 pm EDT
The Talent Development Program specifies in the musical development of young African-American and Latino youth.
Cost: free

Hell's Hinges (1916)

Friday October 21, 2011 08:00 pm EDT
Part of the High's Modern Masters of Film series.
Cost: $5-$18

Conversations with Contemporary Artists: Chip Simone

Wednesday October 19, 2011 08:00 pm EDT
High Museum of Art curator Brett Abbott and photographer Chip Simone will discuss Simone's exhibit at the High, The Resonant Image: Photographs by Chip Simone. Part of Atlanta Celebrates Photography.
Cost: Free

The Story of Temple Drake

Friday October 14, 2011 08:00 pm EDT
A 1933 Paramount Pictures film that triggered church boycotts and stricter enforcement of the Motion Picture Production Code.
Cost: $5-$18
1280 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
(404) 733-4978
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