Honeymoon at Graveside Manor
8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Thursday and March 1-2; 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Warner Robins Little Theatre, 502 S. Pleasant Hill Road, Warner Robins. Call 929-4579 for reservations. $15 general admission; $12 active military with ID, students with ID, seniors; Thursday buy one $15 ticket get second free.
The Octette Bridge Club
8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. Directed by Jim Crisp. Call 746-9485 for reservations. www.theatremacon.com. $20 adults, $18 seniors, $15 students.
Murder Mystery Dinner Theater
7-9 p.m. Friday, New Perry Hotel, 800 Main St., Perry. Become part of Death, Democracy and Distrust while enjoying your dinner. Event is family-friendly. $37.50. 224-1000.
I Love You, Youre Perfect, Now Change
8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Russell Hall Auditorium, Georgia College and State University, Milledgeville. Musical comedy directed by Amy Pinney; performed by the Georgia College Department of Theatre traveling troupe. gcsutickets.com or (478) 445-4226: $16 general admission; $12 senior citizens, non-Georgia College students and Georgia College faculty and staff; $7 Georgia College students; $10 groups of 10 or more.
7 p.m. Saturday, Porter Auditorium, Wesleyan College. Student-produced musical revue and competition for the coveted Stunt Cup. Proceeds benefit scholarships. 757-5257. $5 general admission; tickets available at the door.
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, March 1-2, Perry United Methodist Church, 1002 Carroll St., Perry. Presented by CenterStage for Christ. All proceeds from the tickets go to charity. Diane Kinsley, (478) 318-9696. $7 advance, $10 at door, includes dessert.
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. The National Players production of George Orwells novel. $28 adults, $11 students. 301-5470.
Hot On Broadway
7:30 p.m. March 1-2, Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. Song and dance numbers from Hairspray, Les Misérables, Rent, Cats, Grease and Guys & Dolls. Part of the Broadway Series. $38-$49. 301-5470.
Forsythia Festival Musicale: Ain-A That Good News!
7 p.m. March 1-2, First Baptist Church Sanctuary, 95 W. Morse St., Forsyth. A celebration of African-American spirituals presented by the Backlot Players. Tickets available at Smart Shoppes on the Square and at the door. (478) 972-1831. $12.
The Picture That Was Turned to the Wall
7:30 p.m. March 1-2 and 6-9; 2:30 p.m. March 3 and 10, Perry Players Theatre, 909 Main St., Perry. By Tim Kelly; directed by Carol Strandburg. Call (478) 987-5354 or visit www.perryplayers.org for reservations.
Little Shop of Horrors
8 p.m. March 2, 8-9; 2:30 p.m. March 3 and 10; 7:30 p.m. March 6-7, Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. Presented by the Youth Actors Company. Directed by Jerry Dorriety. Call 746-9485 for reservations beginning Monday. www.theatremacon.com. $18 adults, $12 students.
The Vagina Monologues
8 p.m. March 7-8, Warner Robins Little Theatre, 502 S. Pleasant Hill Road, Warner Robins. Starring Eve Ensler. $10. Proceeds benefit HODAC and the V-Day Foundation. 929-4579.
7:30-9 p.m. March 9, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. An original ballet by Alice Sheridan performed by members of the Middle Georgia Youth Ballet. $10. 742-2000.
2:30 p.m. March 16, 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. March 18, Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. Dr. Seusss stories in a show geared toward kids. $20 adults, $11 students for March 16 performance; $7 general admission for March 18 performances. 301-5470.
G.R.I.T.S. The Musical
7:30 p.m. March 21-22, 2:30 p.m. March 22, Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. $41. 301-5470.
7 p.m. March 24, the Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. An integrated collaborative arts concert based on Gods Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse by James Weldon Johnson. Presented by Hayiya Dance Theatre. $15. 301-5470.
Rimshot: The Urban Musical
7 p.m. March 30, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. $15 general admission; $12.50 for seniors, students, military and children under 12. $25 VIP ticket includes preferred seating and autographed playbill. 742-2000.
Mercer Jazz Ensemble Concert
7:30 p.m. Friday, Fickling Hall, Mercer University. Monty Cole, conductor. 301-5470. Free.
Macon Symphony Youth Orchestra
7:30 p.m. Saturday, Mount Zion Baptist Church, 7015 Rivoli Road. Symphonic sounds of Middle Georgia youth under the direction of Jonathan A. Baker. Free. www.maconyouthorchestra.org.
Wilma Jensen, concert organist
4 p.m. Sunday, Vineville Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. Presented by Music and the Arts at Vineville. 745-3331. Free.
Fabian Concert Series
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. Featuring Matt Catingub, saxophonist/vocalist; Amy Schwartz-Moretti, violin; Kurt Muroki, double bass; and Steve Moretti, percussion. Call 301-5470 to reserve. $12; one free ticket with Mercer ID.
Percussion Ensemble Concert
7:30 p.m. March 1, Fickling Hall, Mercer University. Marcus Reddick, director. 301-5470. Free.
The Metropolitan Opera Live
Showing at the Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., and the Galleria Mall Stadium Cinemas, 2980 Watson Blvd., Centerville. Parsifal: noon March 2. Francesca Da Rimini: noon March 16. Giulio Cesare: noon April 27. www.metopera.org/hdlive. 742-2000. $24 adults, $20 seniors.
Gilbert & Sullivans opera The Mikado
2:30 p.m. March 3, Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. $16-$50. 301-5470.
Central High School String Ensemble
3 p.m. March 3, Little Carnegie of the South, 1954 Forsyth St. Reception following concert. $35 adults, $30 seniors, $25 students. For reservations, call Louise Barfield at 256-3388.
Giuseppe Lupis, pianist
4 p.m. March 3, Vineville Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. Classics, Lupis and Gershwin. Presented by Music and the Arts at Vineville. 745-3331. Free.
Art Song Experience
7:30 p.m. March 5, Fickling Hall, Mercer University. Carol Goff, piano, and Townsend School of Music students. 301-5470. Free.
Griffin Choral Arts concerts
Directed by Stephen J. Mulder. All concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. Masterworks: French Romantics: March 7, Griffin Auditorium, 234 E. Taylor St., Griffin; features the music of French composers such as Duruflé, Fauré and Poulenc, accompanied by professional orchestra and organ. Tickets available at the door, or in advance. (770) 468-3072 or www.griffinchoralarts.org. $10.
Late Night with Leonard Bernstein
7:30 p.m. March 8, Porter Auditorium, Wesleyan College. Presented by the Macon Concert Association. Hosted by Bernsteins daughter, Jamie, along with soprano Amy Burton and pianists John Musto and Michael Boriskin. $25 adults, $15 students. 301-5470.
Macon Symphony Orchestra
All performances at 7:30 p.m. at the Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. March 9: Project Trio. April 27: Ode to Joy. Conductor: Ward Stare. 301-5300. www.maconsymphony.com. $38.50 adults, $18.50 students, $13.50 children younger than 12.
English Afternoon Tea and Organ Recital
2 p.m. March 17, All Saints Episcopal Church, 1708 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins. Raffle and door prizes. (478) 923-1791 or (478) 335-1487. $20 per person.
Georgia College String Quartet
1 p.m. March 17, Temple Beth Israel, 892 Cherry St. A concert by the Georgia College and State University String Quartet. All four quartet members are music professors in addition to being performers.
Third Thursday Organ Interludes
All performances at noon at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 830 Poplar St., unless otherwise noted. March 18-22: Cherry Blossom Series at Mulberry St. United Methodist Church; April 18: Flint Dollar; May 16: Dr. Fletcher Anderson. Following the 30-minutes concerts, a light lunch is available in the church social hall. All concerts are free, and the lunch is $5 per person. Nelda Chapman, 745-1631 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
7:30 p.m. March 18, Fickling Hall, Mercer University. Mercer Brass Quintet featuring Douglas Hill, trumpet; Jonathan Swygert, trumpet; Jay Hanselman, horn; Tom Gibson, trombone; and Eric Bubacz, tuba. 301-5470. Free.
Fabian Concert Series: Sound of Five
7:30 p.m. March 19, Fickling Hall, Mercer University. Amy Schwartz Moretti, violin; Jennifer Frautchis, violin; Che-Hung Chen, viola; Peter Stumpf, cello; and Edward Arron, cello. Call 301-5470 to reserve. $12; one free with Mercer ID.
Soprano Marcia Porter
7:30 p.m. March 25, Burden Parlor, Wesleyan College. Renowned soprano, international star and faculty member of Florida State University will perform in concert. Free. 757-5259.
Student Chamber Ensembles Concert
7:30 p.m. March 26, Fickling Hall, Mercer University. Presented by Robert McDuffie Center for Strings. 301-5470. Free.
Wrapped Up In You
Through Saturday, the Gallery at Macon Arts Alliance, 486 First St. The exhibit features works from four female artists; each piece in represents the artists interpretations of love and warmth. Free. www,maconartsalliance.org. 743-6940.
Through Saturday, Tubman African American Museum, 340 Walnut St. The Tubman presents works by Middle Georgia Art Association artists. 744-9557. www.middlegeorgiaart.org. Free for museum and MGAA members; $5 general public.
A Winning Tradition
Through Thursday, Georgia Sports Hall of Fame rotunda, 301 Cherry St. The exhibit highlights the Hall of Fame high school coaches from throughout the state who have led their football teams to state championships and features footballs, helmets, playbooks, whistles, programs, trophies and more. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. $3.50-$8. 752-1585.
Through March 1, Peacock Gallery, Middle Georgia State College, Cochran campus. An exhibit by artist Jason McCoy. Exhibit hours are 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays and 8 a.m.-noon Fridays. Free.
Protege 2013: Juries Student Competition and Exhibition
March 2-April 28, Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. A juried exhibition by high schol students from Middle Georgia. Students were asked to interpret a literary work or character into a two- or three-dimensional piece of art. www.masmacon.org. $5-$10.
Big Game Trophies
9 a.m.-4 p.m. March 9, 1213 Walke Dairy Road, Dublin. One of the premier privately-owned world-class big-game trophy collections in the United States will be open to the public, hosted by Boy Scout Troop 560 of Dublin. The collection contains 130 exhibits from North America, Europe and Asia. Hunting legend J.Y. Jones will be on hand to talk with guests about his expeditions. $5 adults, $3 ages 6-12, free for ages 5 and under.
Winter Arts Festival
Through March 9, Middle Georgia Art Association Gallery, 2330 Ingleside Ave. The Winter Arts Festival is a judged exhibit. www.middlegeorgiaart.org. 744-9557.
SPARKS: Understanding Energy
Through March 31, Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Explore the difference between potential and kinetic energy and the ways that energy can transform. Dozens of interactive displays will demonstrate radiant, thermal, mechanical and electrical energy. 477-3232 or www.masmacon.org. $5-$10.
The Story of Apollo
Through March 31, Museum of Arts and Sciences. Learn about the early years of American manned space flight in this exhibition of selected space-related items, including projects from Friendship through Apollo. See prints signed by famous explorers John Glenn, Allen Shepherd, Buzz Aldrin, and many others. www.masmacon.org. $5-$10.
Highway 80 Blues
3-6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, 511 Railroad St., Jeffersonville. The original folk-life play is about Ches McCartney, aka the Goat Man, and is written by Frank Hendrix. Roles for men and women of all ages. Must be able to sing the melody of a chorus of your choosing and be prepared to read lines from a script. Also seeking a singer/pianist to portray Fats Waller in his 30s and a singer to portray Mahalia Jackson in her 20s. Appointments required to audition. Call Frank Hendrix at (478) 945-3906. Production dates are Oct. 17-19 and 24-26.
Dramatic Arts Classes
Offered by the Macon Bibb County Parks and Recreation. Free. Open house: noon-2 p.m. Saturday, L.H. Williams Community Center, 325 Pursley St. Monologues: 5-6 p.m. Mondays, L.H. Williams Community Center; children ages 10-14 will be learning about monologues and how they play a role in the spoken word. Playwright: 5-6 p.m. Mondays, Round Building, Central City Park: children ages 8-12 will learn basic theater concepts around developing a character, ad-libbing and performing on stage. Tiny Tot Theater: Session I: 5-5:45 p.m. Tuesdays, L.H. Williams Center; Session II: 5-5:45 p.m. Fridays, Round Building, Central City Park; children ages 3-5 will learn to use their voices and their bodies to create sounds and characters as well as expand their imaginations, learn self-control and build confidence. Theater 101: Session I: 5-6 p.m. Tuesdays, Round Building, Central City Park; Session II: 5-6 p.m. Thursdays, L.H. Williams Center; this introduction to theater is for children ages 10-14 who are interested in dance, drama, music and performance. Kaleidoscope: 5-7 p.m. Fridays; this childrens performance class for ages 6-12 exposes the participants to performance arts activities in a real time production company atmosphere.
Sweet Georgia Sound Show Chorus
7 p.m. Tuesdays, St. Peter Claver School, 133 Ward St. Singing lesson and first month of membership is free. 335-3010.