Out & About in Atlanta (March 28 - April 3)
Compiled by Stan Washington | 3/28/2014, 11:55 a.m.
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Chastain Park Amphitheater. 7:30 p.m.
April 9: Robert Cray Band, Variety Playhouse, 8 p.m. 800-745-3000
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 9: Ledisi, 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 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.
Oct. 1: One Direction, Georgia Dome. 7:30 p.m.
March 28-29: “Ina’s Loft” by Jacqueline Clay Chester. Southwest Arts Center Performance Theater, 915 New Hope Dr. Atlanta. 404-613-3220.
Now-April 13: “Elemeno Pea” by Molly Smith Metzier.Horizon Theater. 404-584-7450.
Now – 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
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.
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.