COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Sunday, December 17

1 event

Performance

Tuesday, December 19

1 event

Performance

  • Morton Theatre

    7 p.m. FREE! www.mortontheatre.com

    Holiday at the Morton

    The community variety show will feature performances by East Athens Dance, Rose of Athens, The Shimmy Mob, ACT, Celest Divine, Classic City Jazz Band, Moyuba! drummers and Calvin Orlando Smith. Florence King will MC.

Wednesday, December 20

1 event

Performance

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    7 p.m. FREE! www.uuathensga.org

    Turn, Turn, Turn: A Winter Solstice Celebration

    The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship welcomes the solstice with poetry, silence and music. Participants are encouraged to bring canned goods for the Athens Area Emergency Food Bank.

Thursday, December 21

2 events

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. $62-72. pac.uga.edu

    Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Chorus

    The program will include selections from Handel's Messiah.

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    7 p.m. FREE! www.uuathensga.org

    Turn, Turn, Turn: A Winter Solstice Celebration

    The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship welcomes the solstice with poetry, silence and music. Participants are encouraged to bring canned goods for the Athens Area Emergency Food Bank.

Friday, December 22

2 events

Performance

  • The Classic Center

    Dec. 22, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 23, 2 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. $15–35. 706-542-4400, www.classiccenter.com

    The State Ballet Theatre of Russia's The Nutcracker

    A yearly favorite tale of holiday adventure through a fantasy world of fairies, princes, toy soldiers and an army of mice. The authentic Russian production features Tchaikovsky's beloved music, including "Waltz of the Flowers" and "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy."

  • Commerce Cultural Arts Center

    2 p.m. & 7 p.m. $12. www.commercedance.com

    Christmas Spectacular

    Senior and junior companies will perform act 2 of the Nutcracker followed by holiday tap and jazz selections. 

Saturday, December 23

2 events

Performance

  • The Classic Center

    Dec. 22, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 23, 2 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. $15–35. 706-542-4400, www.classiccenter.com

    The State Ballet Theatre of Russia's The Nutcracker

    A yearly favorite tale of holiday adventure through a fantasy world of fairies, princes, toy soldiers and an army of mice. The authentic Russian production features Tchaikovsky's beloved music, including "Waltz of the Flowers" and "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy."

  • Commerce Cultural Arts Center

    2 p.m. & 7 p.m. $12. www.commercedance.com

    Christmas Spectacular

    Senior and junior companies will perform act 2 of the Nutcracker followed by holiday tap and jazz selections. 

Sunday, December 31

1 event

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7 p.m. $30–66. www.pac.uga.edu

    Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

    The Orchestra's presents a 90-minute concert to close out the year.

Monday, January 8

1 event

Performance

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Jan. 8–9, 8 p.m. $6 (w/ UGA ID), $66–76. www.pac.uga.edu

    Sleeping Beauty

    Tchaikovksy's Sleeping Beauty comes to life in this beautiful production by the State Ballet Theatre of Russia. A pre-concert lecture will be offered at 7:15 p.m. in the Balcony Theatre, room 400.

Tuesday, January 9

1 event

Performance

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Jan. 8–9, 8 p.m. $6 (w/ UGA ID), $66–76. www.pac.uga.edu

    Sleeping Beauty

    Tchaikovksy's Sleeping Beauty comes to life in this beautiful production by the State Ballet Theatre of Russia. A pre-concert lecture will be offered at 7:15 p.m. in the Balcony Theatre, room 400.

Wednesday, January 17

1 event

Performance

  • The Classic Center

    7:30 p.m. $35–85. classiccenter.com

    Riverdance 20 Years

    See the Irish dance phenomenon on its 20th Anniversary World Tour.