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Out and About in Atlanta (Nov. 29 - Dec. 5)

11/29/2013, 6 a.m.
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.

(Your arts & entertainment calendar for metro Atlanta. Listings may change without notice.) (Send your entertainment or arts listing to: newsroom@theatlantavoice.com.)

PERFORMANCES

Nov. 29: Jaheim, Fox Theater. 8 p.m.

Nov. 30: Yanni, Fox Theater. 8 p.m.

Dec. 1: Kanye West w/ Kendrick Lamar. Phillips Arena. 7 p.m.

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

Dec. 6: Charlie Wilson, Columbus Civic Center, Columbus, GA.

Dec. 6: Sinbad. Cobb Energy Centre. 8 p.m.

Dec. 6-13: Atlanta Ballet’s Nutcracker, Fox Theater.

Dec. 6: Carolina Chocolate Drops. Variety Playhouse. 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. 8: Clark Atlanta University Philharmonic Society, First Congressional Church, 105 Courtland St. Atlanta. 4:06 p.m.

Dec. 15: Andre Bocelli. 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.

Jan. 4: Maze feat. Frankie Beverly, Keith Sweat, MC Lightfoot. Atlanta Civic Center. 8 p.m.

Jan. 30: Aaron Neville, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band. Cobb Energy Centre. 7:30 p.m.

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

Feb. 13: Buddy Guy. Atlanta Symphony Hall. 8 p.m. buddyguy.com

Feb. 15: Kem, El Debarge, Eric Benet, MC Lightfoot. Atlanta Civic Center. 8 p.m.

Feb. 24: Eagles, Phillips Arena. 8 p.m.

Feb. 22: Capitol Steps. Rialto Center for the Arts, 8 p.m.

Feb. 26: Celebrating Ray Charles: Take 6, Clint Holmes, Nnenna Freelon. Cobb Energy Centre. 8 p.m.

THEATER

Nov. 29 – Dec. 29: “Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol”. The Alliance Theater.

Dec. 6: “50 Shades- The Musical” Classic Center Theatre. 8 p.m. Athens. Ticketmaster.com

Dec. 20-22: “Home for the Holidays” Anderson Theatre. Marietta. Ticketmaster.com

Jan. 15 – Feb. 9: “The Geller Girls” by Janece Shaffer. The Alliance Theater.

Jan. 31 – Feb. 23: “In Love and Warcraft” by Madhur Shekar. The Alliance Theater.

Feb. 22 – March 9: “Shrek – The Musical”. The Alliance Theater.

April 2 – May 4: “Maurice Hines is Tappin’ thru Life”. The Alliance Theater.

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.

Through Feb. 28: “Rendering Atlanta”. Atlanta History Center, 130 W. Paces Ferry Road NW. atlantahistorycenter.com.

Through Dec. 8: “Picasso, Braque & Leger: 20th Century Modern Masters.” Oglethorpe University Museum of Art, 4484 Peachtree Road NE, Atlanta. Museum.glethorpe.edu.

ATTRACTIONS/EVENTS

Atlantic Station. See the great Christmas Tree Nightly through Jan. 5 Music, food, ice skating.

Global Winter Wonderland, Turner Field Parking lot. Nov. 21- Jan. 5, 2014. www.globalwonderland.com.

Macy’s Great Tree at Lenox. Nightly at 6 p.m. Lenox Square Mall, Peachtree St. @ Lenox RD. (Free)

Stone Mountain Christmas, Stone Mountain Park. 1000 Robert E. Lee Blvd. Nov. 23 – Jan. 1, 2014. 770-498-5690.

Magical Night of Lights at Lake Lanier Island Resort. Buford. Ga. Now thru Dec. 31. www.lakelanierislands.com.