Irish singer Chloë Agnew made a name for herself as one of the youngest members of the acclaimed music group (and PBS favorite) Celtic Woman. She performs in concert with the Atlanta Pops Orchestra at the Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre in Mableton. Expect Irish music, standards, and Broadway and movie melodies. Guest artists include […]
Archives for August 2015
Catch “Memphis,” if you can, in its final week at Aurora Theatre, then prepare for the fall rush of new and exciting openings — “Cuckoo’s Nest” at the Alliance, “Stupid F*cking Bird” at Actor’s Express and a whole lot more.
The Center for Civil and Human Rights in downtown Atlanta connects the civil rights movement of 50 years ago with human rights struggles throughout the world today. You’ll see an interactive wall of mug shots of 1960s’ Freedom Riders (pictured); a lunch counter from an actual sit-in; images from the 1963 March on Washington […]
Weird Sisters’ “Hot Pink” opens. “Motown” at the Fox and the 2015 Essential Theatre Festival close and “Memphis” rolls at Aurora Theatre. See a show!
Atlanta’s festival season has something for everyone. Here are at least some of the don’t-miss events.