The Jungle Book
8 p.m. Aug. 10, 16-17; 2:30 p.m. Aug. 11 and 18, Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. Presented by Theatre Macons Youth Actors Company. Directed by Jonathan Willis; musical direction by Ellen Wilson. Tickets may be purchased at the door or online; the box office opens an hour before show time. To purchase tickets online, visit www.theatremacon.com. $18 adults, $12 children/students.
Always a Bridesmaid
8 p.m. Aug. 23-24 and 28-31; 2:30 p.m. Aug. 25 and Sept. 1, Macon Little Theatre, 4220 Forsyth Road. Directed by Weldon Ledbetter. Box office opens Aug. 19. 478-472-7529. $18 adults; $15 seniors; $10 students.
Murder by the Book
8 p.m. Sept. 6-7, 12-14 and 19-21; 2:30 p.m. Sept. 15, Warner Robins Little Theatre, 502 S. Pleasant Hill Road, Warner Robins. Directed by Cathy Collins. Box office opens Sept. 2. 478-929-4579. www.wrlt.org.
The Ugly Duckling and The Tortoise and the Hare
9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Oct. 17, the Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. Moving sculpture and electro-luminescent puppetry brings to life these timeless tales in a dramatic performance by Lightwire Theatre. 301-5470. $5-$7.
African Childrens Choir
6:30 p.m. Sept. 4, Vineville United Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. The program features well-loved childrens songs, traditional spirituals and gospel favorites. 478-745-3331. www.africanchildrenschoir.com. Donations accepted.
3 p.m. Sept. 15, First United Methodist Church, 205 N. Davis Drive, Warner Robins. Sponsored by the Warner Robins Community Concert Association. www.workroommedia.com/WRConcert. $15 adults; free for students.
Through Aug. 9, Middle Georgia Art Association Gallery, 2330 Ingleside Ave. An exhibit featuring the work of Middle Georgia artists. 478-744-9557. www.middlegeorgiaart.org. Free.
Charles Ladson and Five Emerging Artists
Through Aug. 25, Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Macon native Charles Ladsons contemporary paintings explore a diverse array of subjects ranging from figures to landscapes. 478-477-3232 or www.masmacon.org. $5-$10.
Sports in the Great Outdoors: Summertime Athletics in Georgia
Through Aug. 31, Georgia Sports Hall of Fame, 301 Cherry St. Focusing on outdoor sports, the exhibit highlights the many sporting events that have been held in Georgia during the summer including Atlantas Peachtree Road Race, the Masters Water Ski Tournament at Callaway Gardens and the Tour de Georgia cycling race. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 478-752-1585. $3.50-$8.
Macon Then & Now
Through August at Mercer Universitys Tarver Library, 1300 Edgewood Ave. Featuring archival photographs of historic Macon properties alongside photographs of their present-day appearance. www.historicmacon.org. Free.
Mercer University Childrens Choir
4-6 p.m. Aug. 9; 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 10, and 1-3 p.m. Aug. 11, Choral Rehearsal Room, McCorkle Music Building, Mercer University, 1329 Adams St. For singers ages 8-18. Auditioning singers are asked to sing a simple, unaccompanied song (Amazing Grace, America, the Beautiful, Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star, etc.), after which they will sing simple scales and demonstrate some basic skills. 478-301-5751. music.mercer.edu.
Live at the Douglass
6 p.m. Aug. 27, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Seeking male and female vocalists, vocal groups, positive rappers and dance groups to compete for cash prizes in a performance at the Douglass on Sept. 7. To sign up for auditions, call Isaac Lightfoot at 478-742-3122.
Working for a Living Call for Artists
Middle Georgia Art Association, 2330 Ingleside Ave. The annual photography exhibit is open to all Middle Georgia photographers 18 or older and out of high school. Deadline for entries is 5 p.m. Aug. 13. The exhibit will run Aug. 16-Sept. 13. Prospectus and entry forms are available online at www.middlegeorgiaart.org or by contacting the MGAA Gallery, 478-744-9557.
Taste of the Arts
7-10 p.m. Aug. 17, Terminal Station, 200 Cherry St. A roaring 20s-themed gala fundraising event to benefit the programs of Macon Arts Alliance. Featuring music from the McDuffie Center for Strings, celebrity chefs and a silent auction. Wear 1920s attire. $50 online and at the door. 478-743-6940. www.ovations365.com.
Middle Georgia Dulcimer Club
1-4 p.m. the second Saturday of each month, Young America Music School, 6361 Zebulon Road. Free. 478-968-0684.