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Arts calendar

THEATER

“WHEN LOVE MEETS THE PAST”

6 p.m. June 6, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Written by Wayn Gasaway; produced by JD’s Drama Theatre. Tickets are available at the box office or www.douglasstheatre.org. 478-742-2000. $15 advance, $20 day of show.

“SUMMER HEAT: A SOULFUL CABARET”

8 p.m. June 11-13; 2:30 p.m. June 14, Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. Musical direction by Jim Penndorf. Seating will be 30 minutes before showtime; tickets may be purchased at the box office up to an hour before showtime or at www.theatremacon.com. 478-746-9485. $20.

“BLITHE SPIRIT”

8 p.m. July 17-18 and 22-25; 2:30 p.m. July 19, Warner Robins Little Theatre, 502 S. Pleasant Hill Road, Warner Robins. A comedy by Noel Coward; directed by Michael Castle. 478-929-4579. www.wrlt.org.

CLASSICAL MUSIC

MUSIC AND THE ARTS AT VINEVILLE

4 p.m. Vineville United Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. June 7: Singer-songwriter Buddy Greene. July 12: Ed Clark Jazz Ensemble. Aug. 9: Lux and Lapis, organ and trumpet. 478-745-3331. Free.

EXHIBITIONS

“ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE” OPENING RECEPTION

5-8 p.m. June 5, the Gallery at Macon Arts Alliance, 486 First St. Featuring artists who recently moved to Middle Georgia including Tanner Coleman and Alexis Gregg, Brandon McCullar, Kimela Olensky and Roy Scott. Light refreshments served. Exhibition on display through June 26. 478-743-6940. Free.

“ALL THAT JAZZ”

Through June 13, Middle Georgia Art Association Gallery, 2330 Ingleside Ave. With solo exhibit by Alistair Quinn. Gallery hours: noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, noon-3 p.m. Saturday. 478-744-9557. www.middlegeorgiaart.org. Free.

EMERGING ARTISTS GROUP EXHIBITION

Through June 28, Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Six contemporary artists will display works ranging from large-scale abstract and landscape paintings to figurative ceramics. Featured Macon artist will be Joe Adams. 478-477-3232. www.masmacon.com. Free with museum admission of $5-$10.

“TRUE GRIS -- A WRITER’S LIFE”

Through June, Vineville Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. Ed Grisamore exhibit. Part of Music and the Arts at Vineville. 478-745-3331.

“JUDAEA IN THE AGE OF NERO”

Through spring 2016, Jack Tarver Library, Mercer University. A Holy Land ancient artifact collection from the personal collection of Yulssus Lynn Holmes provides a look at the Roman province of Judaea during a time when Rome was ruled by Nero Claudius Caesar. www.mercer.edu. Free.

“WHISTLEBLOWERS: REFEREES AND UMPIRES IN THE GEORGIA SPORTS HALL OF FAME”

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, through August, Georgia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum, 301 Cherry St. Featuring game-worn uniforms, rule books, penalty flags and photographs, the exhibit highlights sports officials Jimmy Harper, Sally Smalley Bell and Mills Lane. 478-752-1585. Free with museum admission of $3.50-$8.

ZOOM INTO NANO

Through Sept. 6, Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. A traveling hands-on interactive museum exhibition focusing on how we see and make things that are too small to see. Nanoscale science and engineering is the process through which materials are manipulated on the molecular scale to generate very, very small structures and devices. Free with museum admission, $5-$10. 478-477-3232. www.masmacon.com.

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.

AUDITIONS

“BLITHE SPIRIT”

7:30 p.m. June 8-9, Warner Robins Little Theatre, 502 S. Pleasant Hill Road, Warner Robins. A comedy by Noel Coward; directed by Michael Castle. Needed: two men, five women. 478-929-4579.

MIDDLE GEORGIA CONCERT BAND

7-9 p.m. Mondays, Tattnall Square Academy band room, Trojan Way off Wesleyan Drive. Membership is open to all wind and percussion players ages 17 through 97. For more information, visit www.middlegeorgiaconcertband.org or call 478-784-0541.

ET CETERA

“MACON THE STAGE” ARTISTIC EXPO

June 12-13, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Gala event June 12, plus workshops and performances of music, dance, visual arts, theater and poetry June 13. For specific event times and more information, visit www.landmindz.org/maconexpo. 478-250-5886.

CALL FOR ARTISTS: “BLUE”

Middle Georgia Art Association Gallery, 2330 Ingleside Ave. A judged exhibit open to all Middle Georgia artists 18 or older and out of high school. “Blue” must be featured in your painting, photograph, etc. The exhibition will be on display June 19-July 10. Deadline to enter: 5 p.m. June 16. Prospectus and entry forms are available at www.middlegeorgiaart.org. 478-744-9557.

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