Atlanta Fall Arts Guide

September

3-10/5 Bull Durham, Alliance Theatre

4-10/5 L’ensemble des Liaisons Dangereuses, Actor’s Express

6 John Hodgman, Erikson Clock

6-11/15 Art around the Atlanta BeltLine, multiple venues

12-12/7 God Spoke our planet: Tales of Genesis in Prints and Sketches, Michael C. Carlos Museum at Emory College

13-14 Atlanta Arts Festival, Piedmont Park

15-10/31 Atlanta Celebrates Photography, multiple venues

18 Atlanta Ballet’s Wabi Sabi, Atlanta Botanical Garden

19-27 Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood, Philips Arena

20 Whoopi Goldberg, Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center

22 Julian Sands: A Meeting of Harold Pinter, Schwartz Center for that Performing Arts at Emory College

23-28 Mamma Mia!, Fox Theatre

26-28 Outkast, Centennial Olympic Park

26-28 TomorrowWorld, Chattahoochee Hillsides

26-10/19 Native Guard, Alliance Theatre’s Hertz Stage

27-11/29 E.K. Huckaby, Museum of recent Art of Georgia

30 Jethro Tull by Ian Anderson, Atlanta Symphony Hall

October

1-31 Lainey Papageorge, Museum of recent Art of Georgia

2, 4, 5 Beethoven’s Ninth, Atlanta Symphony Hall

2-26 The Physician, the Demon, and My Father, 7Stages

3-11/30 Cirque du Soleil’s Amaluna, Atlantic Station

4 Black Lips, Goat Farm

8-26 The Wizard of Oz, Center for Puppetry Arts

9 Gary Shteyngart, Highland Ballroom

11 Sweet Honey within the Rock, Rialto Center for that Arts

11-1/18/15 The Forty Part Motet, High Museum

12 Season 5 premiere, The Walking Dead

16-18 Spices, Perfumes, Toxins!, Atlanta Symphony Hall

17-23 Elevate, multiple venues

18 Vertigo: Israeli Dance Messengers, Rialto Center for that Arts

19-1/4/15 Inspiring Beauty: half a century of “Ebony” Fashion Fair, MODA

22-11/2 The Phantom from the Opera, Fox Theatre

22-11/9 Steel Magnolias, Alliance Theatre

24-11/9 Chicago, Lyric Theatre

26 Susan Boyle, Atlanta Symphony Hall

30-11/16 The Elephant Man, Georgia Ensemble Theatre

31-11/1 Music in the Films of Tim Burton, Atlanta Symphony Hall

November

1 Chomp and Stomp, Cabbagetown Park

1-2 Chastain Park Arts Festival, Chastain Park

5-12/7 Murder Ballad, Actor’s Express

14 Ron Bragg, Carter Library

14-12/28 Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Center for Puppetry Arts

14-2/21/15 Geometric Aljamia: A Cultural Transliteration, Zuckerman Museum of Art

15 Anne-Sophie Mutter and Mutter Virtuosi, Schwartz Center for that Performing Arts at Emory College

21 Opening, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay-Part 1

25-30 Dirty Dancing, Fox Theatre

28-29 Sci-Fi Spectacular, Atlanta Symphony Hall

December

4-5 Handel’s Deliverer, Atlanta Symphony Hall

11-28 Atlanta Ballet’s Nutcracker, Fox Theatre

13 Atlanta Boy Choir, Monastery from the Holy Spirit

13-14 Fahamu Pecou, Museum of recent Art of Georgia

17 Fleetwood Mac, Philips Arena

18-20 A Really Merry Holiday Pops!, Atlanta Symphony Hall

20 Justin Timberlake, Gwinnett Arena

Photo credits: Walking Dead: Frank Ockenfels 3/AMC Goldberg: thanks to Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center Brooks: Garth Brooks tour Cirque du Soleil: Laurence Labat Hodgman: Brantley Gutierrez Hunger Games: thanks to lionsgate Timberlake: (c) Featureflash Dreamstime.com The Wizard of Oz: CPA Wabi Sabi: Jonah Hooper

This short article initially made an appearance within our September 2014 issue.