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BWW Review: CHILDREN OF EDEN Takes a Lackluster Exploration 'Beyond' at Aurora Theatr Photo BWW Review: CHILDREN OF EDEN Takes a Lackluster Exploration 'Beyond' at Aurora Theatre
by Sally Henry - Jul 28, 2019

As a theatre fan, it is rare to watch a musical that I have never listened to before. But when such an occasion presents itself, I jump at the opportunity because there is no better way to experience a show for the first time than to see it professionally.

Photo Flash: Aurora Theatre Kicks Off Season with CHILDREN OF EDEN Photo Photo Flash: Aurora Theatre Kicks Off Season with CHILDREN OF EDEN
by Julie Musbach - Jul 22, 2019

Children of Eden, a hit musical about love, family and the power of forgiveness, is hitting Aurora Theatre's mainstage from July 18 – September 1! Telling the tale of the Book of Genesis in two acts, this family-friendly masterpiece with book by John Caird and music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz covers the story of creation and the great flood – all while examining the complex love between parents and children. Audiences of all ages will appreciate the musical twist on these famous stories! 

Photo Flash: CHILDREN OF EDEN At Aurora Theatre Photo Photo Flash: CHILDREN OF EDEN At Aurora Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 22, 2019

Children of Eden, a hit musical about love, family and the power of forgiveness, is hitting Aurora Theatre's mainstage from July 18 – September 1! Telling the tale of the Book of Genesis in two acts, this family-friendly masterpiece with book by John Caird and music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz covers the story of creation and the great flood – all while examining the complex love between parents and children. Audiences of all ages will appreciate the musical twist on these famous stories! 

Alliance Theatre & High Museum of Art to Host 2017 TODDLER TAKEOVER Arts Festival Photo Alliance Theatre & High Museum of Art to Host 2017 TODDLER TAKEOVER Arts Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2017

The Alliance Theatre and High Museum of Art have announced the 2017 Toddler Takeover, an arts festival for the very young, October 13 & 14, at the Woodruff Arts Center. 

Alliance Theatre & High Museum of Art to Host 2017 TODDLER TAKEOVER Arts Festival Photo Alliance Theatre & High Museum of Art to Host 2017 TODDLER TAKEOVER Arts Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2017

The Alliance Theatre and High Museum of Art have announced the 2017 Toddler Takeover, an arts festival for the very young, October 13 & 14, at the Woodruff Arts Center. 

Alliance Theatre Announces Winners of Two New Works Initiatives
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017

The Alliance Theatre commits extensive resources annually to supporting and developing new work and new artists through two nationally recognized programs - the Alliance/Kendeda National Graduate Playwriting Competition and the Reiser Atlanta Artists Lab. The Alliance today announced the winner and finalists of the 15th Alliance/Kendeda Competition as well as the three projects chosen for development in the 4th annual Reiser Lab. 

Alliance Announces Selections For Its 3rd Reiser Atlanta Artists Lab
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2016

The Alliance Theatre is pleased to announce the three artistic projects chosen for development during its third annual Reiser Atlanta Artists Lab.  Each project will receive $10,000 to use toward further exploration and development, as well as access to the Alliance's artistic, educational, and production staffs, and rehearsal spaces.  The lab productions will be presented in free performances May 15-17, 2017.

Theatrical Outfit to Continue 40th Anniversary Season with BIG FISH
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

Atlanta audiences are invited to explore something beyond the usual fare this holiday season: Big Fish, a magical, new 12-actor musical adaptation of the best- selling book by Daniel Wallace and hit Tim Burton film.

Theatrical Outfit to Continue 40th Anniversary Season with BIG FISH
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2016

Atlanta audiences are invited to explore something beyond the usual fare this holiday season: Big Fish, a magical, new 12-actor musical adaptation of the best- selling book by Daniel Wallace and hit Tim Burton film.

2015 BroadwayWorld Atlanta Awards Update 11/27 - Brandon Smith, Chase McElroy in the Lead!
by BWW Special Coverage - Nov 27, 2015

Voting has opened for the 2015 BroadwayWorld Atlanta Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of November 27th. Nominations were reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. Voting runs through December 31.

TUCK EVERLASTING Wins Big at Atlanta's 2015 Suzi Bass Awards; More Winners Announced
by Matt Smith - Nov 3, 2015

Atlanta, GA, November 2, 2015-The Suzi Bass Awards, Inc. announced winners for the 2014-2015 Atlanta professional theatrical season this evening at the 11th annual awards ceremony held at the Porter Sanford III Performing Arts and Community Center. Presenters included local favorite performers Denise Arribas, Tiffany Porter, Gina Rickicki, Clifton Guterman, Kevin Harry, Jeremiah Parker Hobbs, Chris Kayser, and Topher Payne.

Alliance Theatre's TUCK EVERLASTING and BULL DURHAM, Will Swenson & More Among Nominees for Atlanta's 2015 Suzi Bass Awards
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2015

This evening, Suzi Bass Awards, Inc. revealed nominations for the 2014-2015 Atlanta professional theatrical season. 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.

MEMPHIS, Nominated for 13 Suzi Bass Awards, Runs Sept. 10-20 at The Rialto Center
by Sally Henry Fuller - Sep 4, 2015

Theatrical Outfit opens its 39th season with MEMPHIS, a co-production with Aurora Theatre, September 10-20, 2015 at The Rialto Center for the Arts.

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!

Aurora Theatre's Swing Nights Series Continues with SALUTE TO HOLLYWOOD Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2015

Aurora Theatre springs into the season with the popular Aurora Swing Nights concert series with Salute to Hollywood tonight, April 16 at 8 p.m.

Aurora Theatre's Swing Nights Series to Continue with SALUTE TO HOLLYWOOD, 4/16
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2015

Aurora Theatre springs into the season with the popular Aurora Swing Nights concert series with Salute to Hollywood on Thursday, April 16 at 8 p.m.

Twyla Tharp, Lookingglass Alice Honored At 6th Annual Suzi Bass Awards
by Gabrielle Sierra - Nov 10, 2010

The Suzi Bass Awards hosted their sixth annual celebration of Atlanta theatre last night at the Conant Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of Oglethorpe University

The 6th Annual Suzi Bass Awards Presented Nov. 8th
by Lauren Wolman - Nov 7, 2010

The Suzi Bass Awards, Inc. announced nominations for the 2009-2010 Atlanta professional theatrical season this evening to an enthusiastic crowd of patrons and theatre industry artists. Guest announcers LaLa Cochran, Bart Hansard, and Anthony Rodriquez joined Suzi Awards Executive Director Deadra Moore in sharing the list of Nominees while playfully riffing on the 2009/2010 Atlanta theatre season.

Georgia Shakespeare and Woodfire Grill Team Up for Fools for Love Wine Dinner and Cabaret
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2010

Georgia Shakespeare teams up with Woodfire Grill's Executive Chef (and Top Chef Finalist) Kevin Gillespie for this exclusive fundraiser event.

Georgia Shakespeare and Woodfire Grill Team Up for Fools for Love Wine Dinner and Cabaret
by Gabrielle Sierra - Jan 25, 2010

Georgia Shakespeare teams up with Woodfire Grill's Executive Chef (and Top Chef Finalist) Kevin Gillespie for this exclusive fundraiser event.

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