Holiday Happenings

Something to Delight Everyone...

Something to Delight Everyone...


Christmas Canteen 2018

An Aurora Original

Co-Directed by Ricardo Aponte & Anthony Rodriguez
Musical Direction by Ann-Carol Pence
Choreography dy Ricardo Aponte

Gwinnett’s longest-running theatrical holiday tradition, Christmas Canteen 2018 returns for a 23rd smash year! This stunning musical revue makes The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, even more wonderful. Brimming with songs, comic sketches, trips down memory lane and a sprinkle of Christmas magic, it’s the holiday show with something for everyone

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A Christmas Carol

Adapted by Tony Brown 

Let Anthony Rodriguez guide you through the traditional tale of Mr. Scrooge and the troop of Dickens’ characters in a one-man presentation of A Christmas Carol with a twist. 

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This Wonderful Life

Written by Steve Murray 
Conceived by Mark Setlock 

This hilariously touching stage adaptation of one of the  most popular and heartwarming films ever made will  star Atlanta’s own Jeremy Aggers (Singles in Agriculture,  Hands on a Hardbody). Mr. Aggers will inhabit all of the  wonderful characters from Clarence, Mr. Potter, Uncle Billy,  Mary, Mr. Gower, yes even Zuzu. As well as the undeniably  iconic George Bailey, who learns that it takes a lot more  than money to be the richest man in town. 

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Holiday Shows

Beginning and experienced actors alike will enjoy the chance to be creative and work as a team with just four weeks to rehearse the show before the audience arrives.

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Cirque Noel

Akrosphere Aerial & Circus Arts

Experience a wintry circus extravaganza! Watch snowflakes soar on aerial silks, frost fairies fly on trapeze, a juggling Jack Frost, plus a menagerie of chilly characters on lyra, cyr wheel, unicycle, aerial rope, and more! It’s a winter wonderland of circus!

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'Twas The Night Before Christmas

Piccadilly Puppets

Piccadilly takes a few liberties with the classic holiday poem penned by Clement C. Moore more than 100 years ago. In this version, performed with hand puppets, children will get the real story of that night from a mouse who was an eyewitness to the whole affair. It’s a merry tale with lots of silly twists and turns to entertain and amuse children of all ages.

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The North Pole Fa-La-La-La Follies

That Puppet Guy

Get ready for hilarious holiday high-jinx as some talented residents of the North Pole perform in their annual talent show. The zany and colorful cast of characters includes a wisecracking fruitcake, a musical goose, tumbling teddy bears, a duo of dancing deer, the “not-so-abominable” snowman and much, much more!

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Santa's Missing Mail

All Hands Productions

When two evil bad guys decide to stop Christmas by stealing Santa's mail, there is only one super hero who can help!

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Reindeer Games

A group of talented performers will engage guests in amusing, interactive improv comedy and sing joyful holiday tunes. Spruce up your holiday event with a live performance from Aurora! 


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Jingle Bell Rock Workshop

Acting Workshop for Elementary and Middle School Students

Winter Break is on its way, so come chill for a day at Aurora Theatre Academy! Dress in your favorite holiday gear and get ready for some Eggnog Improv! What happens when Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and Frosty the Snowman meet at the grocery store? All we know is it’s bound to be hilarious!

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Need a Little Christmas Giveaway

Do you know someone who could use some extra cheer this time of year? Maybe you have a friend who is down on their luck or a family member struggling to make ends meet? Whoever it is that you think deserves a break this Holiday Season, nominate them for our Need a Little Christmas Giveaway!

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