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Theater events
For the week of Nov. 5-11
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This week

Evening of Dance, Gainesville. Choreographed and performed by Brenau University dance students. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Pearce Auditorium, Brenau University, 500 Washington St., Gainesville. $6, $4 seniors, free for age 12 and younger, students with ID and Brenau faculty and staff. 770-534-6245.

"Pirates of the Airrrrr!!," Athens. Trapeze performance. 8 p.m. Friday, 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday, Canopy Studio, 160 Tracy St., Athens. $15 adults, $10 students, $6 age 8 and younger. 706-549-8501 or

"Richard III," Atlanta. 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturdays and 6:30 p.m. Sundays Nov. 12-22, The New American Shakespeare Tavern, 499 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. $12-$32. 404-874-5299 or

"Macbeth," Atlanta. 7:30 p.m. today, 6:30 p.m. Sunday, The New American Shakespeare Tavern, 499 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. $12-$32. 404-874-5299 or

"The Foreigner," Dahlonega. Friday-Sunday, Hoag Auditorium, North Georgia College & State University, 82 College Circle, Dahlonega. Free for NGCSU students, faculty and staff, $5 adults, $2 children.

The Mountain Music & Medicine Show, Dahlonega. Live radio variety show. 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Holly Theater, 69 W. Main St., Dahlonega. $15. 706-864-3759.

"Par for the Course," Flowery Branch. Murder mystery dinner theater. Fifth Row Center. 6 p.m. Sunday, Grapes and Hops Bar and Bistro, 4856 Hog Mountain Road, Flowery Branch. $45. 770-965-9145 or

"The Wedding Singer," Gainesville. Gainesville Theatre Alliance. PG-13. Preview, 7:30 p.m. Monday; shows, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Nov. 14 and 17-21; 2:30 p.m. Nov. 15 and 21. Hosch Theatre, Brenau University, 429 Academy St., Gainesville. Preview, $8; show, $14-$22. 678-717-3624.


"Electra," Oakwood. Gainesville Theatre Alliance Discovery Series show. Featuring senior Sloane Shaffer. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13-14, Ed Cabell Theatre, Gainesville State College, 3820 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood. Free. 678-717-3624.

The Hubbard Street 2 Dance Company, Dahlonega. Workshop for dance and theater students, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 15; "Hubbard Street 2" performance, 2 p.m. Nov. 15. The Holly Theater, 69 W. Main St., Dahlonega. Workshop is free; $30 for performance. Preregister for workshop. 706-864-3759 or

"Last Night of Ballyhoo," Gainesville. Gainesville High School drama department. Nov. 17-19, The Ware House, 830 Century Place, Gainesville. $5. No tickets sold by phone; stop by GHS the week of the show to purchase tickets.