Arts Calendar

June 27, 2014 

THEATER

“The Ten Virgins: 5 Wise, 5 Foolish”

7 p.m. June 28, the Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. Presented by Wow On Stage and starring Terrell Carter. $35 in advance; $40 at the door. www.wowonstage.com. www.thegrandmacon.com.

“The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe”

8 p.m. June 28 and 2 p.m. June 29, Lamar County Schools Fine Arts Center, 100 Burnette Road, Barnesville. Directed by Kristy Slaughter. Presented by the Backlot Players. 478-994-0443. $15 adults; $12 students, seniors and active military.

“Les Misérables”

8 p.m. July 11-12 and 18-19; 2:30 p.m. July 13; 7:30 p.m. July 17, Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. Presented by Theatre Macon. Directed by Jim Crisp. Purchase at the Grand’s box office by calling 478-301-5470, visiting 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday or online at www.thegrandmacon.com. $35 adults; $25 students through age 22.

“The Wedding Singer”

8 p.m. July 18-19 and 23-26; 2:30 p.m. July 20 and 27, Macon Little Theatre, 4220 Forsyth Road. Directed by Sylvia Haynie and Laura Voss. Box office opens July 14; box office hours: 1-6 p.m. Call 478-477-3342 or 478-471-PLAY for reservations. $18 adults; $15 seniors; $10 students ages 5-23. www.maconlittletheatre.org.

“He’s Got Issues”

6 p.m. July 19, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Presented by Soulgood Productions. $20 in advance; $25 at the door. 478-742-2000.

CLASSICAL MUSIC

The Grapevine Band

4 p.m. July 20, Vineville Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. Part of Music and the Arts at Vineville. 478-745-3331. Free.

EXHIBITIONS

“Art by the Connelys”

Through June 28, the Gallery at Macon Arts Alliance, 486 First St. Paintings by Laura, Bob and Carole Connely. Free. www.maconartsalliance.org.

“Emerging Artists”

Through June 29, Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Featuring the work of Eric O’Dell, Bethany Collins, Erin McIntosh, Michael Schmidt, Kirsten Stingle and Kathy Wright. 478-477-3232. www.masmacon.org. Free with museum admission of $5-$10.

“Tea Time” and “DynOmite”

Through July 11, Middle Georgia Art Association Gallery, 2330 Ingleside Ave. A judged exhibition featuring the work of Middle Georgia artists with a special solo exhibition by DeWayne Kendrick. 478-744-9557. www.middlegeorgiaart.org. Free.

“Black Holes: Space Warps and Time Twists”

Through Aug. 31, Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Join the museum in the modern search for real black holes, the most mysterious and powerful objects in the universe, plus experience a black hole adventure. Free with museum admission of $5-$10. 478-477-3232. www.masmacon.org.

“Wetmore Ships”

Through Sept. 7, Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. See six hand-built wooden ships donated by Ronald Wetmore and ships from the museum’s permanent collection. Free with museum admission of $5-$10. 478-477-3232. www.masmacon.org.

D-Day Exhibition

Ongoing, Museum of Aviation, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. The interactive exhibition tells the story of the 507th parachute infantry regiment, the 61st and 442nd Troop Carrier Groups that ferried them to Normandy, France, and the 325th Glider Regiment that fought alongside them. 478-926-6870. www.museumofaviation.org. Free.

“Harriet Tubman: A Moses to Her People”

Ongoing, Tubman African American Museum, 340 Walnut St. The exhibition uses historic photographs, documents and works of art from the museum’s collection to tell Tubman’s story. 478-743-8544. Free for members, $5-$8 for general public.

AUDITIONS

“Annie Get Your Gun”

7 p.m. July 7-8, Rose Theater, 23 W. Johnston St., Forsyth. Presented by the Backlot Players. This cast calls for children, teens and adults. All prospective cast members must be prepared to read, sing and dance. Show dates are Sept. 12-21. Directed by Diane Gregg. www.thebacklotplayers.org. 478-994-0443.

“The Book Club Play”

7:30 p.m. July 13-14, Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. Comedy. Roles for three women and four men ages 20s to 50s. Production dates are Sept. 5-13. Directed by Jim Crisp. 478-746-9485. www.theatremacon.com.

“The Spitfire Grill”

7:30 p.m. July 20-21, Macon Little Theatre, 4220 Forsyth Road. Roles for three men and four women. Directed by Weldon Ledbetter; musical direction by Jim Penndorf. Production dates: Aug. 29-Sept. 7. 478-477-3342. www.maconlittletheatre.org.

ET CETERA

“Sunday Artists”

2-4 p.m. July 6, Aug. 6 and Sept. 7, Allen’s Market Building, 101 West McIntosh St., Milledgeville. “Sunday Artists” is designed to give area artists the opportunity to practice their preferred medium, share their techniques and learn from others. Participants should bring their own supplies. Call Allied Arts at 478-452-3950 or visit www.milledgevillealliedarts.com to register. $10.

Sketching

6-7 p.m. Thursday, Nola Brantley Library, 721 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins. Bring a sketchbook and pencils. Leslie Hoops-Wallace, 478-396-9198 or unicornsquest@hotmail.com. Free.

Sweet Georgia Sound Show Chorus

7 p.m. Tuesday, St. Peter Claver School, 133 Ward St. Singing lesson and first month of membership is free. 478-335-3010.

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