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Free sneak peek behind the stage curtain
Guys and Dolls musical to begin in November
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‘Guys and Dolls’

When: Nov. 12-23

Where: Hosch Theatre at Brenau University, 429 Academy St., Gainesville

Cost: $24-25 adults; $22-24 seniors; $14-16 students

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Find out how Gainesville Theatre Alliance is working to transport audiences to The Big Apple and the cigar capital at the upcoming free stage tour of the production of “Guys and Dolls.” The free tour will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, at Brenau University’s Hosch Theatre in the John S. Burd Center at 429 Academy St. in Gainesville.

The show’s director and choreographer Barbara Hartwig will talk with visitors about the challenges of performing the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical. Guest scenic designer Dennis Maulden and costume designer Fred Lloyd will also be on hand to discuss their research and inspiration for the visual elements of the musical.

Patrons also will be treated to a musical number from the show.

Performances will be from Nov. 12-23. Times can be found at

Show tickets are $24-26 for adults, $22-24 seniors (65 and older) and $14-16 for students based on seat location. Patrons may select and purchase seats by visiting, or by calling 678-717-3624 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

The Gainesville Theatre Alliance is a nationally acclaimed collaboration of the University of North Georgia, Brenau University, theater professionals and the North Georgia community.

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