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TUCK EVERLASTING, Will Swenson and More Among 2014-15 Suzi Bass Award Nominees; Full List!TUCK EVERLASTING, Will Swenson and More Among 2014-15 Suzi Bass Award Nominees; Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2015

Tonight, the Suzi Bass Awards, Inc. revealed nominations for the 2014-2015 Atlanta professional theatrical season to theatre patrons and industry artists. The Suzi Nomination Party, which rotates venues, was hosted this year by Horizon Theatre. Guest announcers included the ladies of The Weird Sisters Theatre Project: Kelly Criss, Veronika Duerr, Jaclyn Hofmann, Tiffany Porter, and Megan Rose. Among the notable nominees are Broadway-bound TUCK EVERLASTING and stage vet Will Swenson, who starred in BULL DURHAM at the Alliance. Scroll down for the full list of nominees! (more...)

Aurora Theatre Academy Sets 2015 Summer Camp SessionsAurora Theatre Academy Sets 2015 Summer Camp Sessions
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2015

Aurora Theatre Academy's extensive array of Summer Camps for 2015 are right around the corner. Enrollment is now open for a coveted spot. Aurora Theatre Director of Education, Jaclyn Hofmann, has put together an incredible team of teaching professionals, most of whom you will recognize from professional theatrical productions around Atlanta or from the screen anywhere from Georgia Lottery commercials to HBO. This summer, Aurora Theatre Academy will prepare students of all skill levels to perform like professionals.  Located on the square in downtown Lawrenceville, all classes will culminate in a showcase in Aurora's exquisite facility. Aurora will also offer students both financial need and talent-based scholarship opportunities.  (more...)

THE EXPLORERS CLUB Runs 3/26-4/19 at Aurora TheatreTHE EXPLORERS CLUB Runs 3/26-4/19 at Aurora Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2015

Prepare for an adventure filled with zany humor, mad science and a touch of gender inequality, oh my! Hilarity unfolds as one woman propels Victorian England's prestigious Explorers Club into a tizzy when she is nominated to join the all-male sanctum! With the potential to uproot the patriarchal foundation of the British Empire, The Explorers Club combines wry humor with cheeky disposition to present a riveting engagement at Aurora Theatre, March 26 - April 19, 2015. With its fast-paced and witty dialogue, the show takes audiences on a journey of juxtaposition of feminine ideals against the oppressive backdrop of conservative 19th century Great Britain. (more...)

Aurora Theatre to Host Third Annual Free Play Day, 3/14Aurora Theatre to Host Third Annual Free Play Day, 3/14
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2015

Aurora Theatre will host Free PLAY Day, a one-day FREE acting workshop as part of their community outreach through the Aurora Theatre Academy on Saturday, March 14 from 11:30 a.m.- 4 p.m. During the day, students will be introduced to improvisation, team building and acting technique through various theatre games and exercises, as well as receive complimentary lunch generously provided by Aurora's Volunteer Guild. Free PLAY Day is open to students from kindergarten through 12th grade. In an effort to thank the community, Free PLAY Day is a way for both the theatre and artists to give back, especially to those who may not have access or means for experiences like this. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at HOMERS at Georgia Ensemble TheatrePhoto Flash: First Look at HOMERS at Georgia Ensemble Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2015

Georgia Ensemble Theatre (GET), North Fulton's only professional theatre company, continues 2015 with the World Premiere comedy-drama Homers from Atlanta playwright and actor, Jacob York, and directed by well-known Atlanta director Jaclyn Hofmann. The new play runs at GET February 26th through March 15th, 2015 at the Theatre's home, the Roswell Cultural Arts Center, 950 Forrest Street, Roswell, GA. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action! (more...)

12 DATES OF CHRISTMAS to Run 11/29-12/20 at Aurora Theatre12 DATES OF CHRISTMAS to Run 11/29-12/20 at Aurora Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2014

Last season's laugh out loud holiday hit returns to Lawrenceville this winter for a repeat engagement. The hilariously festive show The 12 Dates of Christmas takes Aurora Theatre audiences on an adventure into the mishaps of one woman's journey back into the dating scene, November 29 - December 20. Staring Jaclyn Hofmann, written by American Shakespeare Center's Ginna Hoben and directed by Kelly Criss, this limited four-week engagement is perfect for date night, ladies night out or to celebrate the holiday season in a perfectly exceptional way. (more...)

12 DATES OF CHRISTMAS Runs Now thru 12/20 at Aurora Theatre12 DATES OF CHRISTMAS Runs Now thru 12/20 at Aurora Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2014

Last season's laugh out loud holiday hit returns to Lawrenceville this winter for a repeat engagement. The hilariously festive show The 12 Dates of Christmas takes Aurora Theatre audiences on an adventure into the mishaps of one woman's journey back into the dating scene, tonight November 29 - December 20. (more...)

12 DATES OF CHRISTMAS to Run 11/29-12/20 at Aurora Theatre12 DATES OF CHRISTMAS to Run 11/29-12/20 at Aurora Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2014

Last season's laugh out loud holiday hit returns to Lawrenceville this winter for a repeat engagement. The hilariously festive show The 12 Dates of Christmas takes Aurora Theatre audiences on an adventure into the mishaps of one woman's journey back into the dating scene, November 29 - December 20. Staring Jaclyn Hofmann, written by American Shakespeare Center's Ginna Hoben and directed by Kelly Criss, this limited four-week engagement is perfect for date night, ladies night out or to celebrate the holiday season in a perfectly exceptional way. (more...)

Aurora Theatre Academy Announces Fall 2014 Programs for Adults and Kids AlikeAurora Theatre Academy Announces Fall 2014 Programs for Adults and Kids Alike
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2014

With school back in session and families settling into the school year, Aurora Theatre announces an amazing array of classes for students this fall. The acclaimed Aurora Theatre Academy offers sessions for any student. From beginners to advanced and covering students in 1st-12th grade programs as well as, an Adult Acting Class. Aurora Theatre Director of Education, Jaclyn Hofmann, has put together an incredible team of teaching professionals, who you may have spotted on stage around Atlanta or on screen anywhere from Georgia Lottery commercials to HBO. (more...)

The Weird Sisters Present LATE: A COWBOY SONG by Sarah Ruhl, 7/21-8/5The Weird Sisters Present LATE: A COWBOY SONG by Sarah Ruhl, 7/21-8/5
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2014

The Weird Sisters Theatre Project continue their 2014 summer season with Late: A Cowboy Song by Sarah Ruhl at Actor's Express theatre, July 21-August 5. The play is an early work of the award-winning playwright about perpetually late Mary, a woman who is desperately searching to find herself. (more...)

The Weird Sisters Present LATE: A COWBOY SONG by Sarah Ruhl, 7/21-8/5The Weird Sisters Present LATE: A COWBOY SONG by Sarah Ruhl, 7/21-8/5
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2014

The Weird Sisters Theatre Project continue their 2014 summer season with Late: A Cowboy Song by Sarah Ruhl at Actor's Express theatre, July 21-August 5. The play is an early work of the award-winning playwright about perpetually late Mary, a woman who is desperately searching to find herself. (more...)

Aurora Theatre Academy Summer Camp Offers Open House and One Day Sale TodayAurora Theatre Academy Summer Camp Offers Open House and One Day Sale Today
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2014

This summer Aurora Theatre Academy offers students more camp sessions than ever before. After the successful debut of a fully produced musical production with students last year, this summer students will have the opportunity to perform in Seussical Jr. Other acting camps offer student's grades 1-12 a chance to work with seasoned professionals in a fun and supportive environment. (more...)

Atlanta Shakespeare Presents THE COMEDY OF ERRORS, Now thru 6/1Atlanta Shakespeare Presents THE COMEDY OF ERRORS, Now thru 6/1
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2014

The Atlanta Shakespeare Company at The New American Shakespeare Tavern will present The Comedy of Errors, directed by Andrew Houchins, May 9-June 2014. There will be a $15 preview tonight, May 8. (more...)

Atlanta Shakespeare at New American Shakespeare Tavern to Present THE COMEDY OF ERRORS, 5/8-6/1Atlanta Shakespeare at New American Shakespeare Tavern to Present THE COMEDY OF ERRORS, 5/8-6/1
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2014

The Atlanta Shakespeare Company at The New American Shakespeare Tavern will present The Comedy of Errors, directed by Andrew Houchins, May 9-June 2014. There will be a $15 preview on May 8. (more...)

Aurora Theatre Academy Summer Camp Offers Open House and One Day Sale on 5/20Aurora Theatre Academy Summer Camp Offers Open House and One Day Sale on 5/20
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2014

This summer Aurora Theatre Academy offers students more camp sessions than ever before. After the successful debut of a fully produced musical production with students last year, this summer students will have the opportunity to perform in Seussical Jr. Other acting camps offer student's grades 1-12 a chance to work with seasoned professionals in a fun and supportive environment. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Atlanta - Week of 2/23/2014Now Playing Onstage in Atlanta - Week of 2/23/2014
by BWW - Feb 23, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 2/23/2014 for Atlanta (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Atlanta - Week of 2/16/2014Now Playing Onstage in Atlanta - Week of 2/16/2014
by BWW - Feb 16, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 2/16/2014 for Atlanta (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Atlanta - Week of 2/09/2014Now Playing Onstage in Atlanta - Week of 2/09/2014
by BWW - Feb 9, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 2/09/2014 for Atlanta (more...)

TAMER OF HORSES to Open 2/14 at Aurora TheatreTAMER OF HORSES to Open 2/14 at Aurora Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2014

Aurora Theatre's 2013-2014 Harvel Lab Series continues with William Mastrosimone's Tamer of Horses running February 14 - March 2, 2014. Teen violence, education and the realization of one's own potential all take center stage in this poignant drama. Hector St. Vincent, a juvenile rapper on the run, takes up residence in an old barn owned by Ty & Georgiane Fletcher. A former teacher, Ty attempts to inspire and educate the teenager through an examination of Homer's The Iliad. But will he be rewarded for taking a chance on this troubled youth? The play features Aurora Theatre Producing Artistic Director Anthony P. Rodriguez and Maria Sager (The Book Club Play - Horizon Thaetre, Barrio Hollywood - Aurora Theatre) as the Fletchers and 2014 Aurora Apprentice Company member Dane Troy as Hector. The show will be performed in Aurora's intimate 86-seat Peach State Federal Credit Union Studio. The production reunites the creative duo from last season's hit 'Master Harold'...and the Boys with Jaclyn Hofmann directing and scenic design by Suzi Award-Winner Lee Maples. (more...)

THE CAT IN THE HAT Adds Performances at Aurora TheatreTHE CAT IN THE HAT Adds Performances at Aurora Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2014

Beloved children's book Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat is Aurora Learning Library's winter show that will be performed weekday mornings as a field trip for over 7,000 elementary school students. Based on the high level of interest from teachers and parents, Aurora Theatre is adding two evening performances for families to enjoy this children's classic live on stage. On Tuesday, January 28 and Monday, February 10 at 6:00pm, families will have two chances to see the fully produced stage version of The Cat in the Hat, the play originally produced by the National Theatre of Great Britain. From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears around the door, Sally and her brother know that The Cat in the Hat is the funniest, most mischievous cat they have ever met. With the trickiest of tricks and craziest of ideas, he is certainly fun to play with. And he turns a rainy afternoon into an amazing adventure. But what will Mom find when she gets home…? (more...)

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