Out & About in Atlanta (Nov. 8 - 14)
11/8/2013, 2:10 p.m.
(Your arts & entertainment calendar for metro Atlanta. Listings may change without notice.)
Nov. 9: Philadance: James Brown – A Celebration in Dance. Rialto Center, 8 p.m. www.rialtocenter.
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.
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.20: Rick Ross, 155 Or Nothin’ Band. Fox Theatre. 8 p.m.
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. 1: Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar. Phillips Arena.
Dec. 2: Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Show. Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. 8 p.m.
Dec. 6: Carolina Chocolate Drops. Variety Playhouse. 8 p.m.
Dec. 7: Brian Setzer Orchestra Christmas Rocks! Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. 8 p.m.
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. 11: Power 96.1’s Jingle Ball 2013: Robin Thicke, Miley Cyrus, Pitbull, Florida, Travie McCoy, Fifth Harmony, Armin Van Buuren and Bonnie McKee. Phillips Arena. 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 14: Pink. Phillips Arena. 8 p.m.
Dec. 15: Andre Bocelli. Phillips Arena. 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 16: Star 94 Jingle Jam. The Backstreet Boys, Avril Lavigne, The Fray. The Arena at Gwinnett Center. 7 p.m.
Dec. 17: Justin Timberlake, Philips Arena. 8 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.
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.
Nov. 5-10: “Ghost the Musical”. Fox Theatre, 660 Peachtree St. www.foxtheatre.org.
Nov. 7-23: “Parade” . Act 3 Playhouse, 6285 Roswell Road. www.act3productions.
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.
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.
Now until Dec. 8: “Picasso, Braque & Leger: 20th Century Modern Masters.’ Oglethorpe University Museum of Art, 4484 Peachtree Road N.E.. 404.34.8555.
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