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Arts calendar

THEATER

“9 TO 5, THE MUSICAL”

8 p.m. July 17-18 and 24-25; 7:30 p.m. July 15-16 and 23, Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. Directed by Jim Crisp, musical direction by Jim Penndorf, choreography by Colby Marshall. For reservations, call 478-746-9485 or visit www.theatremacon.com. $25 adults, $20 seniors, $15 students.

“INTO THE WOODS”

8 p.m. July 17-18; 2:30 p.m. July 19, Macon Little Theatre, 4220 Forsyth Road. Directed by Sylvia Haynie and Laura Voss. Reservations: call 478-477-3342 or 478-471-7529. $20 adults, $15 seniors, $10 students. www.maconlittletheatre.org.

“THE ADDAMS FAMILY MUSICAL”

7:30 p.m. July 17-18, 23-25, 31 and Aug. 1; 2:30 p.m. July 19 and 26, Perry Players Community Theatre, 901 Main St., Perry. Musical comedy created by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice; directed by Hunter Hufnagel. Reservations: www.perryplayers.org or call 478-987-5354. $18 adults; $15 seniors, military, children and students.

“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. $16; $14 students, seniors and active military. 478-929-4579. www.wrlt.org.

NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE: “EVERYMAN”

3 p.m. July 26, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Live broadcast from the Olivier Theatre in London. 478-742-2000. $20 adults, $15 students and seniors.

“WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND”

8 p.m. July 24-25, 31 and Aug. 1; 2 p.m. July 26 and Aug. 2, Rose Theater, 23 W. Johnston St., Forsyth. Presented by the Backlot Players. Written by Andrew Lloyd Webber. 478-994-0443. www.thebacklotplayers.org. $15 adults; $12 seniors, students and active military.

“I AM THE ARTS” SUMMER CAMP SHOWCASE AND MUSIC EXTRAVAGANZA

4-6 p.m. Aug. 1, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Hosted by the Phillips Children’s Performing Arts Studio. Featuring summer camps students, PCPAS music students and dancers and the Phillips Jazzy Jazz and Concert Band. www.phillipchildrenperformingarts.com. Free.

CLASSICAL MUSIC

MUSIC AND THE ARTS AT VINEVILLE

4 p.m. Vineville United Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. Aug. 9: Lux and Lapis, organ and trumpet. 478-745-3331. Free.

EXHIBITIONS

“OFF CAMERA” OPENING RECEPTION

5-8 p.m. July 17, the Gallery at Macon Arts Alliance, 486 First St. An exhibition of art by artists working on movie and television sets throughout Georgia. Their credits include “The Walking Dead,” “The Hunger Games,” “42,” “The Vampire Diaries,” “Captain America” and many more. Light refreshments; free. On display through July 31. After-party from 8 p.m.-midnight July 17 at the Contemporary Art Exchange on Mulberry Street. 478-743-6940.

“WATER” OPENING RECEPTION

6-8 p.m. July 17, Middle Georgia Art Association Gallery, 2330 Ingleside Ave. A judged exhibition featuring the work of Middle Georgia artists. Exhibition is on display through Aug. 14. Gallery hours: noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, noon-3 p.m. Saturday. 478-744-9557. middlegeorgiaart@bellsouth.net. www.middlegeorgiaart.org. Free.

DOG DAYS OF SUMMER ART SHOW

10 a.m.-4 p.m. July 17-18, 1-4 p.m. July 19, Perry Arts Center, 1121 Macon Road, Perry. This exhibit will feature art work highlighting man’s best friend, the dog. A family clay workshop, adopt-a-dog day and a silent auction will also be held. All proceeds from the show will benefit Perry Arts Center and the Friends of Perry Animal Shelter. Presented by the Perry Arts Center Advisory Board. tomlora@comsouth.net. www.perryartscenter.org. Free.

AUDITIONS

“THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK”

7 p.m. July 19-21, Perry Players Theatre, 909 Main St., Perry. Show dates: Sept. 11-26. Directed by Don Boyd. A new adaptation by Wendy Kesselman. www.perryplayers.org.

“HOODOO LOVE”

7 p.m. Aug. 6, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. By Katori Hall. Performance dates: Oct. 2-4. Part of the Towering The Arts Initiative. For audition registration, visit www.ThelronPleas.com or call 339-707-5327.

“TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD”

7 p.m. Aug. 10-11, Rose Theater, 23 W. Johnston St., Forsyth. Presented by the Backlot Players. Show dates: Oct. 16-25. Need large cast including three children and African-American actors. Directed by Joan McGinley. 478-994-0443. www.thebacklotplayers.org.

HI-IMPACT

Campus Club Milledgeville is forming a hip-hop fusion band called Hi-Impact for middle and high school students. Fusing hip-hop with multiple genres of contemporary music, students learn key lessons in harmony, theory, ear training and instrumental performance. Hi-Impact will develop numerous art-disciplines including visual art (multi-media), performance art (vocals, instrumentation), and literary art (poetry, song writing). Requires audition and one-year commitment from both parent and student. Applications available at www.campusclubmilledgeville.org. 478-387-0200.

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