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Friday, October 24

2 events

Theatre

  • Athens Community Theater

    Oct 24-25, 8 p.m. Oct. 26, 2 p.m. $5. www.townandgownplayers.org

    Your Handsome Captain

    The Town & Gown Players present a play by award-winning Caribbean author Simone Swartz-Bart. The production is directed by Freda Scott Giles, retired professor of theatre and African American studies at UGA. Wilnor (played by Sean Polite), a Haitian migrant worker on the island of Guadelope, receives a message from home that turns his world upside down. Jennifer Lattimore provides the voice of Marie-Ange, Wilnor's wife. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.

  • Athens Little Playhouse

    Oct. 17 & 24, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18–19 & Oct. 25–26, 3 p.m. $5–10. www.athenslittleplayhouse.net

    Invasion of the Friday Night Glee Club From Outer Space

    After Susie Harper's family invites Alan, the new kid in school, to live in the spare room, he invites his glee club to use the room for practice. The Harpers quickly learn that Alan is not like other kids and must stop the glee club from achieving their terrifying goal.

Saturday, October 25

2 events

Theatre

  • Athens Community Theater

    Oct 24-25, 8 p.m. Oct. 26, 2 p.m. $5. www.townandgownplayers.org

    Your Handsome Captain

    The Town & Gown Players present a play by award-winning Caribbean author Simone Swartz-Bart. The production is directed by Freda Scott Giles, retired professor of theatre and African American studies at UGA. Wilnor (played by Sean Polite), a Haitian migrant worker on the island of Guadelope, receives a message from home that turns his world upside down. Jennifer Lattimore provides the voice of Marie-Ange, Wilnor's wife. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.

  • Athens Little Playhouse

    Oct. 17 & 24, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18–19 & Oct. 25–26, 3 p.m. $5–10. www.athenslittleplayhouse.net

    Invasion of the Friday Night Glee Club From Outer Space

    After Susie Harper's family invites Alan, the new kid in school, to live in the spare room, he invites his glee club to use the room for practice. The Harpers quickly learn that Alan is not like other kids and must stop the glee club from achieving their terrifying goal.

Sunday, October 26

2 events

Theatre

  • Athens Community Theater

    Oct 24-25, 8 p.m. Oct. 26, 2 p.m. $5. www.townandgownplayers.org

    Your Handsome Captain

    The Town & Gown Players present a play by award-winning Caribbean author Simone Swartz-Bart. The production is directed by Freda Scott Giles, retired professor of theatre and African American studies at UGA. Wilnor (played by Sean Polite), a Haitian migrant worker on the island of Guadelope, receives a message from home that turns his world upside down. Jennifer Lattimore provides the voice of Marie-Ange, Wilnor's wife. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.

  • Athens Little Playhouse

    Oct. 17 & 24, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18–19 & Oct. 25–26, 3 p.m. $5–10. www.athenslittleplayhouse.net

    Invasion of the Friday Night Glee Club From Outer Space

    After Susie Harper's family invites Alan, the new kid in school, to live in the spare room, he invites his glee club to use the room for practice. The Harpers quickly learn that Alan is not like other kids and must stop the glee club from achieving their terrifying goal.

Tuesday, October 28

1 event

Theatre

  • Morton Theatre

    9:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. $12, $8 (groups of 15+). www.theatreiv.org

    Apollo to the Moon

    Share in the excitement of America's race to the moon. Follow young astronomer Scott Gibson, who dreams of becoming an astronaut in the historic Apollo Space program. This one-man multimedia performance features music of the 50's and '60s. 

Wednesday, November 5

1 event

Theatre

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7:30 p.m. $5 (w/ student ID), $18. www.pac.uga.edu

    Hansel & Gretel

    The UGA Opera Theatre presents Engelbert Humperdinck's Hansel & Gretel. The opera is based on the classic Grimm fairy tale and features the UGA Symphony Orchestra, UGA Ballet Ensemble and Georgia Children's Chorus.  

Thursday, November 6

3 events

Theatre

  • Morton Theatre

    Nov. 6–8, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8, 2 p.m. Nov. 9, 3 p.m. $12–15. www.mortontheatre.com

    Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella

    Experience the timeless enchantment of this magical fairy tale presented by ACC Leisure Services' Athens Creative Theatre.

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Nov. 6–8 & 12–14, 8 p.m. Nov. 9 & 16, 2:30 p.m. $12 (w/ UGA ID), $16. www.drama.uga.edu

    The Great Gatsby

    (Fine Arts Theatre) T. Anthony Marotta directs an adaptation by Simon Levy from the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald. A self-made millionaire and the socialite flapper he loves personify the Jazz Age in this story of glamour, greed and excess.

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7:30 p.m. $5 (w/ student ID), $18. www.pac.uga.edu

    Hansel & Gretel

    The UGA Opera Theatre presents Engelbert Humperdinck's Hansel & Gretel. The opera is based on the classic Grimm fairy tale and features the UGA Symphony Orchestra, UGA Ballet Ensemble and Georgia Children's Chorus.  

Friday, November 7

3 events

Theatre

  • Morton Theatre

    Nov. 6–8, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8, 2 p.m. Nov. 9, 3 p.m. $12–15. www.mortontheatre.com

    Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella

    Experience the timeless enchantment of this magical fairy tale presented by ACC Leisure Services' Athens Creative Theatre.

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Nov. 6–8 & 12–14, 8 p.m. Nov. 9 & 16, 2:30 p.m. $12 (w/ UGA ID), $16. www.drama.uga.edu

    The Great Gatsby

    (Fine Arts Theatre) T. Anthony Marotta directs an adaptation by Simon Levy from the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald. A self-made millionaire and the socialite flapper he loves personify the Jazz Age in this story of glamour, greed and excess.

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7:30 p.m. $5 (w/ student ID), $18. www.pac.uga.edu

    Hansel & Gretel

    The UGA Opera Theatre presents Engelbert Humperdinck's Hansel & Gretel. The opera is based on the classic Grimm fairy tale and features the UGA Symphony Orchestra, UGA Ballet Ensemble and Georgia Children's Chorus.  

Saturday, November 8

3 events

Theatre

  • Morton Theatre

    Nov. 6–8, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8, 2 p.m. Nov. 9, 3 p.m. $12–15. www.mortontheatre.com

    Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella

    Experience the timeless enchantment of this magical fairy tale presented by ACC Leisure Services' Athens Creative Theatre.

  • Morton Theatre

    Nov. 6–8, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8, 2 p.m. Nov. 9, 3 p.m. $12–15. www.mortontheatre.com

    Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella

    Experience the timeless enchantment of this magical fairy tale presented by ACC Leisure Services' Athens Creative Theatre.

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Nov. 6–8 & 12–14, 8 p.m. Nov. 9 & 16, 2:30 p.m. $12 (w/ UGA ID), $16. www.drama.uga.edu

    The Great Gatsby

    (Fine Arts Theatre) T. Anthony Marotta directs an adaptation by Simon Levy from the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald. A self-made millionaire and the socialite flapper he loves personify the Jazz Age in this story of glamour, greed and excess.

Sunday, November 9

2 events

Theatre

  • Morton Theatre

    Nov. 6–8, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8, 2 p.m. Nov. 9, 3 p.m. $12–15. www.mortontheatre.com

    Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella

    Experience the timeless enchantment of this magical fairy tale presented by ACC Leisure Services' Athens Creative Theatre.

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Nov. 6–8 & 12–14, 8 p.m. Nov. 9 & 16, 2:30 p.m. $12 (w/ UGA ID), $16. www.drama.uga.edu

    The Great Gatsby

    (Fine Arts Theatre) T. Anthony Marotta directs an adaptation by Simon Levy from the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald. A self-made millionaire and the socialite flapper he loves personify the Jazz Age in this story of glamour, greed and excess.

Wednesday, November 12

1 event

Theatre

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Nov. 6–8 & 12–14, 8 p.m. Nov. 9 & 16, 2:30 p.m. $12 (w/ UGA ID), $16. www.drama.uga.edu

    The Great Gatsby

    (Fine Arts Theatre) T. Anthony Marotta directs an adaptation by Simon Levy from the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald. A self-made millionaire and the socialite flapper he loves personify the Jazz Age in this story of glamour, greed and excess.

Thursday, November 13

1 event

Theatre

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Nov. 6–8 & 12–14, 8 p.m. Nov. 9 & 16, 2:30 p.m. $12 (w/ UGA ID), $16. www.drama.uga.edu

    The Great Gatsby

    (Fine Arts Theatre) T. Anthony Marotta directs an adaptation by Simon Levy from the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald. A self-made millionaire and the socialite flapper he loves personify the Jazz Age in this story of glamour, greed and excess.

Friday, November 14

1 event

Theatre

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Nov. 6–8 & 12–14, 8 p.m. Nov. 9 & 16, 2:30 p.m. $12 (w/ UGA ID), $16. www.drama.uga.edu

    The Great Gatsby

    (Fine Arts Theatre) T. Anthony Marotta directs an adaptation by Simon Levy from the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald. A self-made millionaire and the socialite flapper he loves personify the Jazz Age in this story of glamour, greed and excess.

Sunday, November 16

1 event

Theatre

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Nov. 6–8 & 12–14, 8 p.m. Nov. 9 & 16, 2:30 p.m. $12 (w/ UGA ID), $16. www.drama.uga.edu

    The Great Gatsby

    (Fine Arts Theatre) T. Anthony Marotta directs an adaptation by Simon Levy from the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald. A self-made millionaire and the socialite flapper he loves personify the Jazz Age in this story of glamour, greed and excess.