Out & About in Atlanta (April 11 - 17)
Compiled by Stan Washington | 4/11/2014, 3:08 p.m.
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April 12: The Whispers/ The O’Jays, hosted by J. Anthony Brown. Atlanta Civic Center. 8 p.m.
April 12: Earl Klugh, Ferst Center @ Georgia Tech. 8 p.m. 404-894-9600.
April 13: Stephen Marley. Center Stage. 8 p.m.
April 23: Rob Thomas, Tabernacle. 8 p.m. TabernacleATL.com.
April 26: Santana, Chastain Park Amphitheater. 7:30 p.m. ChastainSeries.com.
April 26: Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band, Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood. 8 p.m.
May 3: Eric Clapton, Chastain Park Amphitheater. 7:30 p.m. ChastainSeries.com.
May 6: Lady Gaga’s artRave – The ARTPOP Ball, Philips Arena, 7:30 p.m.
May 8: River Revival: The New Mastersounds, Jeff Austin and The Here & Now, Turkuaz. Benefit for the Chattahoochee Riverkeeper. Terminal West @ King Plow. Chattahoochee.org.
May 9: Ledesi, Chastain Park Amphitheater. 7:30 p.m. ChastainSeries.com.
May 9: WCLK’s 40th Anniversary Concert – George Benson. Cobb Energy Centre. 8 p.m. wclk.com.
May 10-11: Michael Jackson The Immortal Tour by Cirque du Soleil. The Arena at Gwinnett Center.
May 10: IL Divo/Lea Salonga, Chastain Park Amphitheater. 7:30 p.m. ChastainSeries.com.
May 12: Cher/Cyndi Lauper-Dress to Kill tour. Philips Arena. 8 p.m.
May 16: Will Downing, Center Stage. 8:30 p.m.
May 24: Dave Matthews Band ( 2 sets) Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood. 7 p.m.
May 27: Jimmy Buffett and The Coral Reefer Band. Chastain Park Amphitheater. 7:30 p.m.
June 7: Zac Brown Band. 7 p.m Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood.
June 11: Tamar Braxton, Tabernacle. 8 p.m. TabernacleATL.com.
June 15: Darryl Hall/John Oates. Chastain Park Amphitheater. 7:30 p.m.
June 22: Counting Crows, Chastain Park Amphitheater. 7:30 p.m.
July 7: Lionel Richie, Chastain Park Amphitheater. 7:30 p.m. ChastainSeries.com.
July 17: Doobie Brothers/ Peter Frampton, Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, 7 p.m.
July 18: Kiss/Def Leppard, Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood. 7 p.m.
Aug. 22. Boyz II Men/EnVogue, 7:30 pm. Chastain Park Amphitheater.
Oct. 1: One Direction, Georgia Dome. 7:30 p.m.
Now-April 13: “Elemeno Pea” by Molly Smith Metzier.Horizon Theater. 404.584.7450. y
April 2 – May 4: “Maurice Hines is Tappin’ thru Life”. The Alliance Theater.
April 2-20: “Dividing The Estate”. Theatrical Outfit. 1-877-725-8849.
April 19: “Willie and Esther” starring BernNadette Stanis and Jeris Lee Poindexter. Rialto Center for the Arts. 6 p.m. 310-486-4988.
April 5: Pilobolus (dance) Ferst Center @ Georgia Tech. 8 p.m. www.ferstcenter.org.
April 10-27: “The Lion King” Fox Theatre. Times vary
April 11-13: Atlanta Ballet presents “Hamlet”. Cobb Energy Performance Arts Center. Atlantaballet.com
May 1-4: “Green Day’s American Idiot” The Fox Theatre. 1-855-285-8499.
May7: Tyler Perry’s “Hell Hath No Fury Like A Woman Scorned”, Macon Centreplex Coliseum, Macon. TM.
May 16-18: Atlanta Ballet’s “Mayhem”. Cobb Energy Performance Arts Center. Atlantaballet.com.
Now through May 18: “Abelardo Morell: The Universe Next Door”. High Museum of Art. www.high.org.
Now until June 1: “Civil Rights Photography: 1956-1968. The works on display are a small selection of the collection, which numbers more than 250 photographs that document the social protest movement, from Rosa Parks’ arrest to the Freedom Rides to the march on Washington, D.C. The city of Atlanta – the birthplace of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. – was a hub of civil rights activism and figures prominently in the collection. The photos rotate every six months. High Museum of Art. www.high.org.