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Poor road conditions cause cancellations, reschedulings
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Events slated for Thursday night in Gainesville were canceled because of poor road conditions.

The concert featuring Holly and the Heartbreakers at Holly Theater in Dahlonega was canceled because of the weather conditions, too. However, the Saturday night performance at 8 p.m. is still set. The Shanghai Circus and the Gainesville Theatre Alliance performances of “Chicago” and “The Glass Menagerie” scheduled for Thursday night were canceled because of road conditions.

“Chicago” and “The Glass Menagerie” have been rescheduled for 2:30 p.m. Saturday. “The Glass Menagerie” will be at the University of North Georgia's Ed Cabell Theatre at 3820 Mundy Mill Road in Oakwood while “Chicago” will be at Brenau University's Hosch Theatre at 429 Academy St. in Gainesville.

Patrons with GTA tickets for canceled performances can exchange their tickets to any performance through Feb. 22 by calling 678-717-3624 or emailing

A special lecture and wine-tasting program at the Brenau University Downtown Center originally scheduled for Thursday was postponed to March 20.

Keynoting the event will be author Martha Ezzard, who will discuss how she and her physician husband, John, turned a North Georgia family farm into a successful winery. The free event will be from 6-8 p.m. March 20 as part of the university’s Sense & Sustainability lecture series. Seating is limited, and reservations are required.For more details, call Alison Reeger Cook at 770-534-6160 or reserve a seat at

For more details, call Alison Reeger Cook at 770-534-6160 or reserve a seat at


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