The Jungle Book
8 p.m. Aug. 16-17; 2:30 p.m. Aug. 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. 478-471-7529. $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.
Fox on the Fairway
8 p.m. Sept. 6-7, 13-14; 2:30 p.m. Sept. 8; 7:30 p.m. Sept. 11-12, Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. Directed by Jim Crisp. Call 746-9485 for reservations beginning Sept. 3 or purchase tickets online at www.theatremacon.com. $20 adults; $18 seniors; $15 students up to age 22.
All in the Family
7:30 p.m. Sept. 13-14, 20-21, 27-28; 2:30 p.m. Sept. 15 and 22, Perry Players Community Theatre, 909 Main St., Perry. To purchase tickets, visit www.perryplayers.org or call 478-987-5354. $15 adults, $12 senior/military and student/child.
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. Free.
Working for a Living Opening Reception
6-8 p.m. Aug. 16, Middle Georgia Art Association Gallery, 2330 Ingleside Ave. Annual photography exhibit on display through Sept. 13. Gallery hours: noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and noon-3 p.m. Saturday. 478-744-9557, firstname.lastname@example.org or 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.
Through Aug. 31, Macon Arts Alliance Gallery, 486 First St. A group exhibition featuring art by local, emerging artists in their 20s. 478-743-6940. Free.
From a Different Angle
Through Sept. 1, the 567 Center for Renewal, 533 Cherry St. An exhibit of 3D work by local artists. Artwork will include decorative and functional ceramic art, glass work and mixed media work. Free.
Middle Georgia Youth Ballet
4 p.m. Aug. 23, Dance Arts Studio, 614 Poplar St. Intermediate to advanced dancers ages 12-18 (age 12 by Sept. 1). Girls should bring both ballet and pointe shoes. A parent meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. during auditions. This audition will be part of the scheduled 2013-2014 first class for members of MGYB. 478-746-7083.
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.
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.
Community Appreciation Night
7 p.m. Aug. 17, The Rose Theater, 23 W. Johnson St., Forsyth. Hosted by The Backlot Players Inc. Food and drink in the lobby, followed by previews of the plays featured in the 2013-2014 season. 478-994-0443. Free.
9 a.m.-7 p.m. Sept. 7, Georgia College and State University front lawn, Milledgeville. Hosted by Campus Club Milledgeville. Event promotes art and healthy living. Vendor opportunities available. Toyia Barnes, 478-387-0200 or email@example.com. www.arthealthy.org. Free.