Gainesville native Philip Pence graduated from Gainesville High School in 1994 and set out to find a career in music. Seventeen years and a couple of bands later, Pence has found himself in Nashville playing bass for David Oakleaf & The Open Road.
If you're finding it difficult to shake off the winter blahs, The Gourd Place in Sautee may have just the thing to help you usher in spring.
Brenau University will play host to a faculty dance concert this weekend featuring renowned choreographer Jacques Heim.
The Georgia Mountain Players have found a fitting production to bring to the stage for their spring production.
Poet and former soldier Brian Turner, whose work provided the title for 2010's Oscar-winning movie "The Hurt Locker," will conduct a reading and question and answer session today at the Banks Recital Hall at Brenau University's John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts.
Two Georgia-based writers will hold a reading of their fiction and poetry Tuesday at Piedmont College in Demorest.
Best-selling author Lauretta Hannon will be the guest speaker for next week's Northeast Georgia Writers conference.
The UGA Performing Arts Center will present three genre-bending musicians - banjo player Béla Fleck, percussionist Zakir Hussain, and bass player Edgar Meyer - on Friday in Hodgson Concert Hall.
Shubert Alley in the Valley will take the stage Saturday and Sunday as a benefit for the Sautee-Nacoochee Community Association.
The UGA Performing Arts Center will present the Millennium Brass Quintet at 3 p.m. Sunday in Hodgson Concert Hall as part of the Franklin College Chamber Music Series.
High school senior James Mellichamp performed his first solo organ recital at Cornelia United Methodist Church on April 4, 1971.
Comedy, music and magic will come together in a magic show Saturday at the Habersham Community Theatre in Clarkesville.
In the late 1700s, in the cross path where the territories of the Creek and Cherokee Indians met, the state of Georgia built a series of four forts to defend the settlers from an Indian uprising.
This weekend, downtown Clarkesville will look like a scene out of a fairy tale.
It's not every day that musicians get to perform with their significant other, as well as play a piece tailored specifically to their talents.
Since Sam Raynor was young, she knew she wanted to make people smile with her artwork.
Christmas is a week away, but some are already handing out gifts.
A world-traveling exhibit of Japanese studio ceramics is making a two-month stop at the Piedmont College Mason-Scharfenstein Museum of Art in Demorest.
More than 122 years ago, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky was commissioned by the director of Russia's Imperial Theatre to compose the score for "The Nutcracker," using a libretto adapted from E. T. A. Hoffman's The Nutcracker and the Mouse King.
The Knights Chamber Orchestra from New York and the University of Georgia Hodgson Singers along with four professional soloists will combine their talents for a rare complete performance of Handel's Messiah.
The timeless classic feature a mean "humbug" of a man, three ghosts and a special boy named Tiny Tim will take its place on stage once again this holiday season.
Theatrical Outfit in Atlanta continues its "Season of Compassion" with the uplifting musical "The Gifts of the Magi" and storytelling event "A Christmas Memory," which explores the compassion needed and realized when people really love each other and can triumphantly navigate adversity.
The giant-screen film "Jerusalem" at Fernbank Museum of Natural History's IMAX® Theatre, in conjunction with the Winter Wonderland exhibition, has turned the museum into a holiday attraction.
Based on Disney's animated movie, a children's theater group will bring "The Little Mermaid Jr." to life this weekend at Brenau University's Hosch Theater.
Ominous Crook and his sidekick, Skellmutt, are two dastardly bad-guys who are out to stop Christmas by stealing Santa Claus' mail.
The holidays wouldn't be the holidays without seeing the Christmas classic, "It's a Wonderful Life" at least once.
While holding three world records in strength and endurance may be enough for some folks, it isn't for one Hall County Sheriff's Office employee.
As the Christmas spirit is about giving, country artist John Berry is primed to do just that in his upcoming annual Christmas show. But his giving will be two-fold.
The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is upon the city of Cornelia, which plans to celebrate in style.
To celebrate its 30 years in operation, the Crocker Pottery in Lula will unveil more than 200 pieces of folk potter Saturday, Dec. 13.