Out & About in Atlanta (Feb. 21 - 27)
2/21/2014, 12:07 p.m.
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Feb. 21: Friday Jazz at the High w/ Ike Stubblefield. 5-10 p.m. www.high.org.
Feb. 21: Demi Lavoto – Neon Lights Tour, Philips Arena.
Feb. 22: Ritz Chamber Players, Morehouse College, 7:30 p.m. ritzchamberplayers.org.
Feb. 22: Robin Thicke, Fox Theatre, 7:45 p.m.
Feb. 22: Capitol Steps. Rialto Center for the Arts, 8 p.m.
Feb. 24: Eagles, Phillips Arena. 8 p.m.
Feb. 26: Oliver Mtukudzi & The Black Spirits. 8 p.m. Variety Playhouse. 800-745-3000.
Feb. 26: Celebrating Ray Charles: Take 6, Clint Holmes, Nnenna Freelon, Kirk Whalum, Shelly Berg, CAU Jazz Band and Singers. Cobb Energy Centre. 8 p.m.
Feb. 27: Devon Michael Listening Party. Nancy’s Buchead, 3168 Peachtree RD. 7:30 p.m.
March 8: Kindred the Family Soul, Center Stage. 9 p.m.
March 14: Tinsley Ellis, Variety Playhouse. 8:30 p.m.
March 14: Mint Condition, Center Stage. 8:30 p.m.
March 20-23: Disney On Ice, Columbus Civic Center.
March 24: The Ten Tenors on Broadway. Cobb Energy Centre, 7:30 p.m.
March 25: Miley Cyrus/Icona Pop, Sky Ferreira. Philips Arena, 7 p.m.
March 26: Johnny Clegg Band/Jesse Clegg. Variety Playhouse 8 p.m.
March 27: The Jazz Roots – New Orleans: Aaron Neville. Cobb Energy Centre. 8 p.m. www.cobbenergycentre.com.
April 23: Rob Thomas, Tabernacle. 8 p.m. TabernacleATL.com
May 6: Lady Gaga’s artRave – The ARTPOP Ball, Philips Arena, 7:30 p.m.
May 12: Cher-Dress to Kill tour. Philips Arena. 8 p.m.
Oct. 1: One Direction, Georgia Dome. 7:30 p.m.
Jan. 31 – Feb. 23: “In Love and Warcraft” by Madhur Shekar. The Alliance Theater.
Now thru Feb. 23: “The Best of Enemies” starring Elisabeth Omilami and Bruce Evers.
Feb. 21-23: “Red Hot Broadway – A Soulful Musical Concert”. Porter Sanford III Performing Arts and Community Center. 3181 Rainbow Drive, Decatur.
Feb. 22 – March 9: “Shrek – The Musical”. The Alliance Theater.
Feb. 25 March 23: “Race” by David Mamet. True Colors Theatre. Southwest Arts Center. 915 New Hope Road, Atlanta. 877-725-8849.
Feb. 28 – March 22: “Boeing-Boeing” by Marc Camoletti. Onstage Atlanta, 2969 East Ponce de Leon Ave. Decatur. 404.897.1802.
March 4-9: “Once” Fox Theatre.
April 2 – May 4: “Maurice Hines is Tappin’ thru Life”. The Alliance Theater.
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’s 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.
Now through March 24: Romare Bearden: A Black Odyssey, Michael C. Carlos Museum, Emory University. 571 South Kilgo Circle, Atlanta. http://carlos.emory.edu.
Now through April 13: “Go West! Art of the American Frontier from the Buffalo Bill Center of the West” The exhibition includes more than 250 paintings, sculpture, photographs and Native American artifacts from 1830 until 1930. High Museum of Art. www.high.org.