Out & About in Atlanta (March 14 - 20)
Compiled by Stan Washington | 3/14/2014, 3:14 p.m.
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March 14: Chris Botti, Atlanta Symphony Hall. 7:30 p.m.
March 14: Tinsley Ellis, Variety Playhouse. 8:30 p.m.
March 14: Mint Condition, Center Stage. 8:30 p.m.
March 15: Bill Maher, Cobb Energy Centre. 8 p.m.
March 15: Chelsea Handler. Fox Theater. 8 p.m.
March 17: Robin Thicke, Fox Theater. 7:45 p.m.
March 20-23: Disney On Ice, Columbus Civic Center.
March 22: Bruce Bruce w/Earthquake, Arnez J, and Dominique. Atlanta Civic Center, 7 p.m.
March 23: “A Soulful Sunday Jazz Series”. West End Performance Arts Center, 945 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd. 404.613.6465.
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
April 26: Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band, Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood. 8 p.m.
May 6: Lady Gaga’s artRave – The ARTPOP Ball, Philips Arena, 7:30 p.m.
May 9: WCLK’s 40th Anniversary Concert – George Benson. Cobb Energy Centre. 8 p.m. wclk.com
May 12: Cher-Dress to Kill tour. Philips Arena. 8 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.
Oct. 1: One Direction, Georgia Dome. 7:30 p.m.
March 14 “Elemeno Pea” at the Horizon 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 7-30: “The Tall Girls”. Alliance Theater’s Hertz Stage. Alliancetheatre.org. 404.733.5000
March 13-23: “Dream Girls” Tri-Cities High School VPA Magnet Program, Viola Turner Theater, 2575 Harris St. East Point. Tricitieshigh.org. 404.669.8010.
April 2 – May 4: “Maurice Hines is Tappin’ thru Life”. The Alliance Theater.
April 10-27: “The Lion King” Fox Theatre. Times vary
May7: Tyler Perry’s “Hell Hath No Fury Like A Woman Scorned”, Macon Centreplex Coliseum, Macon. TM.
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.
Now through March 24: Romare Bearden: A Black Odyssey, Michael C. Carlos Museum, Emory University. 571 South Kilgo Circle, Atlanta. http://carlos.emory.edu