From staff reports
If you're looking for a way to celebrate Arbor day with other tree lovers, look no further than Gainesville.
A behind-the-scenes look at the glamorous world of modeling is the next feature in the Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers sponsored by The Arts Council, University of North Georgia, Oakwood and South Arts.
This month, the Gainesville Theatre Alliance features the work of three theater professionals working alongside GTA's college theater students on Lorraine Hansberry's "A Raisin in the Sun," considered the play that "changed American theatre forever" by the New York Times.
The Northeast Georgia History Center is hosting Family Day from 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10 with activities for all ages.
Fawn Germer, best-selling author, international speaker and four-time Pulitzer Prize nominee will be the featured guest at the Feb. 12 WomenSource meeting, "Motivating Women: Encouraging Professional and Personal Success."
Todd Oliver brings his Dogs Gone Wild Tour to Ramsey Concert Hall at the Performing Arts Center in Athens for two performances at 8 p.m. Feb. 8-9.
The UGA Performing Arts Center will present The King's Singers at 8 p.m. Feb. 11 in Hodgson Concert Hall.
The University of Georgia researcher whose "Kitty Cams" project made national news last year will detail some of her findings in "The Effects of Cats on Urban Wildlife" at the Oconee Rivers Audubon Society's next meeting, set for 7 p.m. Feb. 7 at Sandy Creek Nature Center.
The Ludwig Symphony Orchestra presents "A Beethoven Romance For Valentine's Day" gala concert at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 9 at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center.
Edgar Allan Poe's tortured psyche is resurrected in "Tales of Edgar Allan Poe," opening Feb. 12 at the Center for Puppetry Arts' Downstairs Theater in Atlanta.
Audiences will get a taste of the 18th century when the Piedmont College Department of Theatre presents "She Stoops to Conquer."
Violinist Sasha Ferreira will perform a free concert at 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, at Grace Episcopal Church in Gainesville.
In November, Dahlonega welcomed its newest historical attraction: the Chestatee River Diving Bell, a piece of 19th century technology rescued from the river's depths.
When Brenau University music professor and pianist Ben Leaptrott accompanies cellist Charae Krueger and violinist Kenn Wagner at a concert Tuesday night, Feb. 5, another "performer" will debut on the stage at historic Pearce Auditorium: a brand new Steinway & Sons concert grand piano.
While some may venture to the Gainesville square to meet Kris Kringle, the old elf will head to Lakeshore Mall for a pajama-style party.
Brenau arts and design students will step out of their college campus comfort zone and into the limelight of Atlanta this month.
The holidays are especially decorative and artisanal at the Sautee Nacoochee Center.
Visitors to the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center will travel back in time and experience Christmas during the 1860s through a living history demonstration on the McDaniel Farm.
Christopher Nolan's "Interstellar" is the most ambitious science-fiction film, maybe ever and certainly since "2001: A Space Odyssey."
Helen plans to celebrate the holidays soon than expected.