Maybe it’s just the Stephen King fangirl in me or my love for the genius that is Kent Gash, but I’m super-excited about the upcoming Alliance Theatre season. Of course, purchasing a season ticket will get you the best seats in the house, but if you’re a commitment-phobe, single tickets now are available by calling the box office at 404-733-5000 or visiting For premium seats, call 404-733-4600 or visit

Here’s what will be playing this season:

Coca-Cola Series on the Alliance Stage

  • Into the Woods– Tony Award®-winning musical intertwining fairy tale characters with surprising twists along the way, Aug. 31 – Oct. 2
  • Golda’s Balcony– Follow the life of Golda Meir, starring the Broadway original Tovah Feldshuh, Oct. 12 – Oct. 30
  • God of Carnage– Explosive dark comedy directed by former Alliance Associate Artistic Director Kent Gash, Jan.11 – Jan. 29
  • Ghost Brothers of Darkland County- Chilling world premiere musical by Stephen King and John Mellencamp, Apr. 4 – May 13

Turner Series on the Hertz Stage

  • Broke– Atlanta playwright Janece Shaffer’s new comedy with an almost-too-close-for-comfort comedic look at joblessness in the new America, Sept. 23 – Oct. 23
  • Sex and the Second City- The legendary Second City comedy theatre with a social networking relationship story, Nov. 11 – Dec. 18
  • The Fairytale Lives of Russian Girls- Collides modern Moscow with the darkly funny world of traditional Russian fairy tales, Feb. 3 – 26
  • I Just Stopped by to See the Man- Three lost souls collide with the loss and beauty of the Delta Blues, Mar. 9 – Apr. 8

Delta Family Series

  • The Real Tweenagers of Atlanta- An improvisational survival guide for tweenagers, OMG!, Oct. 29 – Nov. 13
  • The Wizard of Oz- A story with the kind of magic only found in the Land of Oz, Feb. 22 – Mar. 11

Holiday Shows

  • A Christmas Carol- Back for its 22nd smash year, Scrooge discovers the true meaning of Christmas with the most heartwarming story of the season, Nov. 25 – Dec. 24