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Out and About in Atlanta (Jan. 10 - 16)

1/10/2014, 1:45 p.m.
Feb. 14: Keith Sweat, Macon Centreplex Coliseum. 8 p.m.
Feb. 14: Keith Sweat, Macon Centreplex Coliseum. 8 p.m.

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Feb. 26: Nnenna Freelon. Cobb Energy Centre. 8 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

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

Feb. 5: Kings of Leon: 2014 Mechanical Bull Tour, Philips Arena, 7:30 p.m.

Feb. 7-16: Atlanta Ballet Presents “Romeo and Juliet”, Cobb Energy Centre. Times vary.

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

Feb. 13: Ms. Lauryn Hill, The Tabernacle, 9 p.m.

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

Feb. 14: Keith Sweat, Macon Centreplex Coliseum. 8 p.m.

Feb. 14: The 10th Annual Atlanta Blues Festival, Atlanta Civic Center, 8 p.m.

Feb. 15: Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings. Variety Playhouse. 8:30 p.m.

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

Feb. 21: Demi Lavoto – Neon Lights Tour, Philips Arena.

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

Feb. 22: Robin Thicke, Fox Theatre, 7:45 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, Kirk Whalum, Shelly Berg, CAU Jazz Band and Singers. Cobb Energy Centre. 8 p.m.

March 20-23: Disney On Ice, Columbus Civic Center.

March 25: Miley Cyrus/Icona Pop, Sky Ferreira. Philips Arena, 7 p.m.

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.

THEATER

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

Jan. 28 – Feb. 9: “The Book of Mormon”, Fox Theatre.

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

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

March 4-9: “Once” Fox Theatre.

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

EXHIBITIONS

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 Jan. 19: “Paris on Peachtree – The Art of the Louvre’s Tuileries Garden. High Museum of Art. www.high.org.

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.

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

Opening Jan. 19: “Arms Race to Embrace: James Pate’s KKK Series, Kin Killin’ Kin. A visually stimulating exhibition addressing the epidemic of gun violence in urban communities nationwide. A community forum with artist Pate will be held Saturday, Jan. 18. From 1 to 4 p.m. Exhibition opens Jan. 19, at 3 p.m. Reception from 2 to 5 p.m. CAU Art Galleries, Trevor Arnett Hall, 2nd floor, 223 James P. Brawley Drive. SW. Atlanta.

Opening Jan. 29. “Renee Stout: Tales of the Conjure Woman Exhibition.” Preview reception 6:30 p.m. Spelman Museum of Fine Art, Spelman College. Donation: $3.00.

ATTRACTIONS/EVENTS

The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival – The month of February. More than 60 films will be shown city-wide. Explore universal stories with Jewish themes through docudramas, romantic comedies, animated shorts, biographies and more.

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, Feb. 12 – 17, Philips Arena. Times vary. www.ticketmaster.com

Monster Energy AMA Supercross, 7 p.m. Feb. 22, Georgia Dome.

The 2nd Annual Georgia Entertainment Gala, Georgia World Congress Center, 5 p.m. Jan. 11, red carpet. Black-tie. www.gaentertainmentgala.com

The Centennial Olympic Park Ice Rink. 285 Andrew Young International Blvd, Downtown Atlanta. Now until Jan. 20. www.centennialpark.com.

The Harlem Globetrotters, Philips Arena, 1 p.m. March 15.

Southeastern Flower Show, March 15-17. Recognized as the top flower and horticultural show in the southeastern United States. For three days every winter, gardeners and flower-lovers descend upon Cobb Galleria for the show. Cobb Galleria Centre, Two Galleria Parkway. 770-989-5095

Atlanta Film Festival, March 28 – April 6. One of the largest and longest-running film festivals in the country. View over 150 films over a seven-day period. In addition to watching a wide variety of films from across the country and the world, festival goers will get to interact with filmmakers. www.atlantafilmfestival.com.