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Out and About in Atlanta (Nov. 1 - 7)

11/1/2013, 1:16 p.m.
Nov. 16: WAR, Tabernacle, 8 p.m.
Oct. 16 – Nov. 10: “By the Way, Meet Vera Stark”

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Nov. 3: The world-renown Morehouse College Glee Club

(Your arts & entertainment calendar for metro Atlanta. Listings may change without notice.)

PERFORMANCES

Nov. 1-2: Threads Dance Company, Southwest Arts Center Performance Theater, 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 1-2: Bale Folciorico da Bahia (The rhythms of African Brazil) Rialto Center, 8 p.m.

Nov. 1: John Legend, The Fabulous Fox Theatre, 8 p.m.

Nov. 2: Lupe Fiasco, Center Stage, 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 3: Morehouse Glee Club, The Centre for Performing & Visual Arts, 1523 Lower Fayetteville Road in Newman.770.254-ARTS (2787),

Nov. 7: Black Uhuru, Variety Playhouse. 8:30 p.m.

Nov. 7: Drake, Phillips Arena. 8 p.m.

Nov. 9: Philadance: James Brown – A Celebration in Dance. Rialto Center, 8 p.m. www.rialtocenter.com

Nov. 13: Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue. Buckhead Theatre. 8 p.m.

Nov. 15: Anthony Davis and Do Gooders. The Loft. 10 p.m.

Nov. 16: Elton John. Phillips Arena. 8 p.m.

Nov. 16: Laura Mvula, The Loft at Center Stage, 8 p.m.

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Nov. 16: WAR, Tabernacle, 8 p.m.

Nov. 16: WAR, Tabernacle, 8 p.m.

Nov. 17: Hoodie Allen, Center Stage Theater, 8 p.m.

Nov. 19: LaGrange Symphony Orchestra. LaGrange College, Calloway Auditorium. 7:30 p.m. www.lagrangesymphony.org.

Nov. 22: Third Eye Blind. House of Blues 20th Anniversary. Tabernacle. 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 22-23: Joe Bonamassa, Fabulous Fox Theater. 8 p.m.

Nov. 23: Who’s Bad: The Ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute Band. Variety Playhouse, 8:30 p.m.

Nov. 24: Jonny Lange, Center Stage Theater. 8 p.m.

Nov. 28: Janelle Monae, Tabernacle. 8 p.m. www.tabernacleatl.com

Dec. 2: Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Show. Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. 8 p.m.

Dec. 6: Carolina Chocolate Drops. Variety Playhouse. 8

Dec. 7-8: Georgia State University School of Music. Gala Holiday Concert. Rialto Center for the Arts. 8 p.m., Dec. 7. 3 p.m. Dec. 8.

Dec. 15: Andre Bocelli. Phillips Arena. 7:30 p.m.

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Dec. 22: Jay Z: Magna Carter World Tour. Phillips Arena 7:30 p.m.

Dec. 22: Jay Z: Magna Carter World Tour. Phillips Arena 7:30 p.m.

Dec. 31: Cedric the Entertainer, The Fabulous Fox Theatre, 8 p.m.

Feb. 8: Soweto Gospel Choir, Rialto Center for the Arts. 8 p.m.

THEATER

Oct. 16 – Nov. 10: “By the Way, Meet Vera Stark” By Lynn Nottage. Directed by Leah Gardiner. An aspiring actress tries to break the mold of stereotypical African American film roles of the 1930s. Alliance Theatre. 404.733.5000.

Oct. 25 – Nov. 17: “Warrior Class” A political drama with material inappropriate for children under 14. Alliance Theatre Hertz Stage. 404.733.5000.

Oct. 28-Nov 4: “The Grimm Lives of the Inbetweens.” Alliance Theatre Company. www.alliancetheatre.org 404-733-5000.

Nov. 22-24: “A Mother’s Love” Starring Kandi, Eddie Levert, Shirley Murdock, Chandra Currelley. The Rialto Center for The Arts, 80 Forsyth St. NW.

EXHIBITIONS

Through Jan. 5: “Witness: The Art of Jerry Pinkney”. More than 120 works of this African American illustrator will be on display. High Museum of Art. 1280 Peachtree St. 404-733-4444. www.high.org.

Now until Dec. 7: “Posing Beauty – In African American Culture”. More than 75 photos from leading professional and amateur black photographers dating from 1890 to the present. Spelman College Museum of Fine Art. Museum.spelman.edu.

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