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Theater events
March 5-11
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This week

"Duets," Lawrenceville. 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays today-March 29, Aurora Theatre, 128 Pike St., Lawrenceville. $16-$30; $10 with library card; $5 with Gwinnett County Student ID; Wednesday discount, $14 for 10 a.m. March 25 performance. 678-226-6222. 

"A Midsummer Night's Dream," Gainesville. North Hall Hollow Horse Players. 7:30 p.m. today-Saturday, North Hall High School theater, 4885 Mount Vernon Road, Gainesville. $5. 770-983-7331, ext. 7250.  

"Louisa's Little Women," Flowery Branch. Fifth Row Center. A look at the life of author Louisa May Alcott and her novel, "Little Women." 8 p.m. Friday, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 3 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday, The Springs Church, 6553 Spout Springs Road, Flowery Branch. 678-357-7359 or

"Class of 3000 LIVE," Atlanta. Children's play by Andre 3000 Benjamin. 5:45 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Alliance Theatre, 1280 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. 404-733-5000.

"Alice in Wonderland," Duluth. Gwinnett Ballet Theatre. 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Gwinnett Performing Arts Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. $17 adults, $15 students and seniors, $12 for groups of 10 or more. 404-249-6400.

Mountain Music and Medicine Show, Dahlonega. Live music and variety show. 8 p.m. Saturday, Holly Theatre, 69 W. Main St., Dahlonega. 706-864-3759.  

Talent inventory, Sautee. Sautee Nacoochee Center seeks performers, musicians and crew members for the June production of "Headwaters: Birth, Death and Places In-Between." All will be accepted who can commit. Inventory will be held 2 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. March 28, Sautee Nacoochee Center, 283 Ga. 255 N, Sautee. Reservations required. 706-878-3300 or

Auditions, Flowery Branch. Fifth Row Center will cast 20 women ages 15-60 and 20 men, teenaged-60, for its spring play. Headshots are appreciated but not required. Auditions, 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, callbacks Wednesday, Sterling on the Lake Village Lawn, 7004 Lake Sterling Blvd., Flowery Branch. 678-357-7359 or

“My Favorite Year,” Gainesville. Gainesville High School Drama Department. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-March 12. Gainesville Performing Arts Center (The Ware House), Gainesville High School Campus, 830 Century Place, Gainesville. $5; tickets sold week of play beside the front office at GHS. Ticket orders not taken by phone.


Auditions, Dahlonega. For May production of "Nunsense: The Mega-Musical." 6 to 9 p.m. March 12 and 14 and 6 p.m. March 15, Holly Theatre, 69 W. Main st., Dahlonega. 706-864-3759.  

"Willy Wonka Junior," Gainesville. North Hall Middle School Drama. 7:30 p.m. March 13, 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. March 14 and 2:30 p.m. March 15, North Hall High School theater, 4885 Mount Vernon Road, Gainesville. $5.

"Bye Bye Birdie," Dahlonega. 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays March 19-April 5, Holly Theater, 69 W. Main St., Dahlonega. 706-864-3759.

"The Gospel of John," Oakwood. Gainesville Theatre Alliance. 7:30 p.m. March 20-22, Ed Cabell Theatre, Gainesville State College, 3820 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood. $10.

“The Brown Velveteen Rabbit,” Gainesville. Gainesville Ballet Company. 7:30 p.m. March 20, 2 and 7:30 p.m. March 21 and 2 p.m. March 22, Pearce Auditorium, Brenau University, 500 Washington St. SE, Gainesville. $18-24 adults, $16-22 seniors 55 and older and $10-16 children. 770-532-4241.

"Seussical the Musical Jr.," Gainesville. North Hall Hollow Horse Players. 7:30 p.m. March 26-28, North Hall High School theater, 4885 Mount Vernon Road, Gainesville. $5. 770-983-7331, ext. 7250.

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