Out & About

ARTS CALENDAR

THEATER ‘Time Flies'7 p.m. today-Sunday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Back Door Theatre, Mercer University. 301-5470. $5.

‘Plaza Suite'8 p.m. today-Saturday and Nov. 20-22; 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Warner Robins Little Theatre. Written by Neil Simon, directed by Sally Greathouse. (478) 929-4579.

Holocaust Programs Georgia College & State University hosts a week of guest speakers, panel discussions and performances centered around the musical, “Yours, Anne,” and honoring the survivors and victims of the Holocaust. Wednesday: Opening night kicks off with a reception from 6:30-7 p.m. in the Library Atrium. The first show will start at 8 p.m. in Russell Auditorium, followed by guest speaker Sylvia Wygoda, from the Georgia Commission on the Holocaust. At 7 p.m. Thursday, Holocaust survivor Tosia Schneider will speak about her experiences in Russell Auditorium, and the evening performance begins at 8 p.m. followed by guest speakers Amy Ross on the Bosnian Crisis and Bill Risch on Holocaust Origins. Nov. 21: A panel discussion on tolerance will follow the 8 p.m. show in Russell Auditorium. The panel will include Georgia College student and campus groups and the Director of Institutional Equity and Diversity Yves-Rose SaintDic. A reception follows. Nov. 22: A panel discussion follows the 8 p.m. performance in Russell Auditorium featuring Jay Hodges, senior pastor of the First United Methodist Church, Rabbi Rachel Bat-Or, Congregation Sha'arey Israel, and Karen Berman, who will speak on the theatrical perspective of playwright Irwin Sylvanus, author of the Holocaust drama “Dr. Korczak and the Children.” Nov. 23: The final performance begins at 2 p.m., followed by a panel discussion with the actors and director Byron Grant, talking about their own experiences with the show. (478) 445- 4226. $14 general admission, $10 for Georgia College faculty, staff, and students from other schools, $6 for Georgia College students.

‘Hush Little Celia, Don't Say a Word'7 p.m. Wednesday-Nov. 21, Macon State College Arts Complex Theatre. Presented by the Macon State College Company of Players. 471-2710. Free.

‘Oliver'8 p.m. today-Saturday, Thursday-Nov. 22; 2 p.m. Sunday, The Rose Theatre, 23 W. Johnston St., Forsyth. Presented by The Backlot Players Inc. (478) 994-0443. www.thebacklotplayers.org. $12 adults, $10 seniors, $8 students.

‘The Little Prince'8 p.m. Thursday-Nov. 22; 2 p.m. Nov. 22, Wesleyan College, Grassmann-Porter Studio Theatre. 757-5259. theatre@wesleyancollege.edu. $8, $4 students, alumnae and senior citizens.

EXHIBITIONS

New Members Art Show6-8 p.m. today, Middle Georgia Art Association Gallery, 2330 Ingleside Gallery in Ingleside Village. Opening reception. A visual arts show featuring new members who have joined since January. On display through Nov. 29. Gallery hours: noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and noon-3 p.m. Saturdays. 744-9557, middlegeorgiaart@bellsouth.net or middlegeorgiaart.org.

Middle Georgia Art Association ShowThrough Dec. 24, Market City Café, 205 Cherry St. New art by MGAA members. Regular hours: 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 744-9557, middlegeorgiaart@bellsouth.net or middlegeorgiaart.org.

‘Sexy Show: 4 Perspectives on Sexy'Through Nov. 21, Cowles Myles Collier West Gallery, Porter Fine Arts Building, Wesleyan College, 4760 Forsyth Road. Will feature work by Wesleyan students Stacy Jackson, Sylvia Abney, Sarah Hill and Brittany Taylor. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-noon and 12:30-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. 757-5189. Free.

‘Wall Spirits, Compositions and Other Secrets'3 p.m. Sunday, Tubman African American Museum, 340 Walnut St. Larry Walker will present a slide lecture on his career as an artist, followed by a reception in his honor. Exhibit on display through Jan. 10. www.tubmanmuseum.com. Admission to the lecture and reception is free for museum members, $5 general public.

Stacy Jackson's ‘Ascension By Number'Through Nov. 21, The SoChi Gallery, 534 Second St. 238-6630. www.thesochigallery.com.

‘A New Direction: Paintings of Carol Griffin and Ceramics Joy Raynor'Through Nov. 26, Macon Arts Gallery, 486 First St. Opening reception 5-8 p.m. today. 743-6940. maconarts.org. Free.

‘Visions and Voices: Kristin Casaletto's Imagery as Social Commentary'Through Dec. 5, Georgia College & State University's Museum. On exhibit are 11 multimedia images including woodblock prints, lithographs and photographs. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Saturday. (478) 445-4391 or www2@gcsu.edu/library/museum.

Lindy Burnett, Illustrator Through Dec. 5, Wesleyan College, Murphey Gallery, Valeria McCullough Murphey Art Building, 4760 Forsyth Road. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-noon Monday-Friday and 12:30-5 p.m. 757-5189. Free.

‘W.J. Usery Jr.' ExhibitThrough December, Georgia's Old Capital Museum, Old Capital Square at Greene and Jefferson streets, Milledgeville. (478) 453-1803. Free.

CLASSICAL MUSIC Cj Sambach, organist7:30 p.m. Saturday, St. Joseph Catholic Church, 830 Poplar St. www.cjsambach.net, 745-1631, extension 120, or nelda@st-joseph.cc. Free.

David Gross, Pianist7:30 p.m. Saturday, the Grand Opera House, 400 Poplar St. Presented by the Macon Symphony Orchestra. 301-5503 or www.maconsymphony.com. $35, $15 students and $10 children under 12.

An Evening of Great Opera7:30 p.m. Sunday-Monday, Neva Langley Fickling Hall, McCorkle Music Building, 1329 Adams St. Mercer University Opera presents an evening of extended operatic scenes. Seating is limited. 301-2748 or www.mercer.edu/music.

Graffe String Quartet with Michiko Otaki, Pianist3 p.m. Sunday, First United Methodist Church, 205 N. Davis Drive, Warner Robins. 923-7024. $10 at the door, students are free. Season tickets available for $25.

Graffe String Quartet7:30 p.m. Monday, Wesleyan College, Olive Swan Porter Building, Burden Parlor, 4760 Forsyth Road. The program includes works by Stamic, Beethoven and Mendelssohn. 743-6940.

Third Tuesday Organ InterludesNoon, third Tuesday of each month. Tuesday, Christ Episcopal Church, 582 Walnut St. Robert Parris, organist/choirmaster at Christ Episcopal Church. Contact Nelda Chapman at 745-1631 or nelda@st-joseph.cc, or call Christ Church at 745-0427. Free.

Eric Vincent10 a.m. Wednesday, First Presbyterian Day School, 5671 Calvin Drive. Contact Irene Marxsen, imarxsen@fpdmacon.org or 477-6505. $7 general public.

Pulaski County Bicentennial Concert7:30 p.m. Nov. 22, Opera House, Hawkinsville. The Ocmulgee Symphony Orchestra will perform American patriotic and religious music. The orchestra will repeat the concert at 3 p.m. Nov. 23 at the Wilcox County Arts Council Auditorium, Abbeville. Tickets available at the Opera House in Hawkinsville and at Tulips and Ivy, or by mail, Ocmulgee Symphony Orchestra, P.O. Box 684, Cochran, GA 31014; or online at www.ocmulgeesymphonyorchestra.com. $25.

Christmas Concert4 p.m. Dec. 7, Wesleyan College Porter Auditorium, 4760 Forsyth Road. A celebrated annual concert featuring offerings by the Wesleyan Concert Choir and the Wesleyannes. 757-5259. Free.

AUDITIONS

‘All My Sons'7 p.m. Wednesday, Bohemian Theatrical Society Performing Arts Studio, 126 W. Jackson St., Dublin. Cast of men and women ages 14 and up. The show will be performed Jan. 14-16 at Theatre Dublin.

ET CETERA

Carnegie Café8 p.m. today, upstairs, Little Carnegie of the South, 1954 Forsyth St. Featuring Wesleyan College music students Mariam Oakes, Jessica Wimberly, Kathryn Quick, LeAnne Nicholson, Hannah Gibson and Chen Chen, and art student Sarah Hill. Louse Barfield, 256-3388. $10.

Artists Signing Through Nov. 26. Middle Georgia Art Association Gallery, 2330 Ingleside Ave. Middle Georgia Art Association is signing artists for the Artist Market to be held Dec. 5-24. Hours: noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and noon-3 p.m. Saturday. 744-9557, middlegeorgiaart@bellsouth.net or www.middlegeorgiaart.org.

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