Current Issues

Encore is the official show program for:

The Fox Theatre

January  2023: Riverdance

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

February 2023 

The month, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will perform William Dawson’s most influential work, his Negro Folk Symphony.  At its premiere in 1934 in Carnegie Hall by the Philadelphia Orchestra conducted by the legendary Leopold Stokowski, the work was a success both with critics and with the audience. 

Alliance Theatre

December 2022: A Gift of Love with Adam L. McKnight

Spend an evening with acclaimed musician Adam L. McKnight on a musical journey through uplifting original songs, R&B classics, and holiday favorites. Drawing from his experiences as a back-up vocalist and studio musician for the likes of Elton John, CeeLo Green, Train, Stevie Wonder, B.B. King, Diana Ross, Gloria Estefan, Bonnie Raitt, Zac Brown Band, and many more, Adam is an entertainer and storyteller who puts his heart and soul into every song he performs. From R&B to Gospel to Pop, Adam will delight audiences with a selection of hits for all musical tastes.

The Atlanta Opera

January 2023: Don Giovanni

The murderous Don Giovanni deceives women with impunity, leaving destruction in his wake. This Don Juan is not just a rakish cad but someone much more sinister. Mozart and Da Ponte’s masterwork explores vengeance and insatiable desire. Glamour, grit, and the glow of neon infuse this film noir production in which Kristine McIntyre directs the action on the stage. This production includes depictions of sexual assault and murder. Live gunshots will be used in this production.

Atlanta Ballet

February 2023: Midwinter Dreams

Let Atlanta Ballet take you into a world of dreams with four ballets to stir your soul, from passion to loss, longing to joy.

Love Fear Loss: Choreography by Ricardo Amarante, Music to the songs of Édith Piaf.

Concerto Grosso: Choreography by Helgi Tomasson, Music by Francesco Geminiani on a theme by Arcangelo Corelli.

Snowblind: Choreography by Cathy Marston. Music by Arvo Part, Arthur Foote, Amy Beach and Philip Feeney.

Classical Symphony: Choreography by Yuri Possokhov.
Music by Sergei Prokofiev.

Blumenthal Performing Arts

January/February, 2023: Les Miserables

Cameron Mackintosh presents the acclaimed production of Boublil and Schönberg’s Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, Les Misérables. This brilliant staging has taken the world by storm and has been hailed as “a reborn dream of a production” (Daily Telegraph). Set against the backdrop of 19th century France, Les Misérables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption – a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit. The magnificent score of Les Misérables includes the songs “I Dreamed a Dream,” “On My Own,” “Bring Him Home,” “One Day More” and many more.

Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

September/October, 2022

The fall season brings the return of our resident companies and a strong lineup of concerts, awards shows and comedians. September and October bring Chris D’Elia, Jim Jefferies, Atlanta Ballet, music legends Ringo Starr & Smokey Robinson, Ebi, Anjelah Johnson-Reyes, Rickey Smiley and tribute bands for The Eagles and Fleetwood Mac.


Rialto Center for the Arts

Spring 2020: Rialto Center for the Arts

In this issue, the Rialto hosts Grammy and Tony Award winner Dee Dee Bridgewater, political comedy from Capitol Steps, the GSU Opera Theatre presenting Susannah, Tom Scott with the GSU Jazz Band, and the queen of Afro-Peruvian soul Eva Ayllón.


November 2020: GPB Encore

Tune in beginning November 4, as Nature: Primates travels to 17 countries to introduce these fascinating creatures and share more about the ground-breaking discoveries scientists are making to safeguard their future.