Programs and Productions

Holiday Happenings

Festival of Trees

Festival of Trees

Nov 23, 2021-Dec 23, 2021

The Festival of Trees returns for a 15th Year!


Over 40 trees – the most ever, will deck the halls of the Lawrenceville Arts Center. From the whimsically clever to the breathtakingly spectacular, these trees have been decorated by local businesses and organizations to inspire helping others this holiday season. Bring your new unwrapped toy or non-persishable grocery item to place under your favorite tree to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Lawrenceville, local community food banks, and the outreach efforts of BLACT ATL, Inc.

Mini Season Ticket

Mini Season Ticket

Nov 26, 2021-Feb 06, 2021

Each Mini Season Ticket includes a flexible admission to Feeding Beatrice: A Gothic Tale, Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella and Swindlers for only $79.95. ($99.99 for access to Premium Seating!)


Christmas Canteen

Christmas Canteen

Nov 26, 2021-Dec 23, 2021

Directed & Choreographed By David Rossetti
Musical Direction By Ann-Carol Pence

For the first time on the sparkling new 500-seat Grand Stage Theatre of the Lawrenceville Arts Center, Aurora Theatre presents Gwinnett’s longest-running theatrical holiday tradition, Christmas Canteen! This stunning revue is an explosion of Christmas magic brimming with songs, comic sketches and trips down memory lane making The Most Wonderful Time of the Year an unforgettable experience. This milestone production promises new surprises and will be the must-see event of the holiday!  

Noche de Velas

Noche de Velas

Dec 07, 2021

Teatro Aurora le da la bienvenida a las fechas navideñas— y que mejor forma que compartiendo las tradiciones y costumbres de otros países. Este 7 de diciembre te invitamos a que compartas con tu familia, amistades y la comunidad hispana de esta tradición navideña al mejor estilo colombiano—con comida, música… y una velita al anochecer. 


Aurora Theatre welcomes the holiday season—and what better way than sharing traditions and customs from other countries. This December 7 we invite you to share with your family, friends and our Hispanic community this holiday tradition, Colombian style—with food, music and a candle in the evening!

Réveiller

Réveiller

Dec 09, 2021-Dec 11, 2021

Aurora welcomes Akrosphere Aerial & Circus Arts for a dazzling holiday show for the entire family. 

Holiday Juggling Show

Holiday Juggling Show

Dec 11, 2021

Ron Anglin


Ron Anglin uses the toys he got growing up during the Holidays to perform a comic juggling show that celebrates Holiday traditions from around the world!
The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

Dec 16, 2021-Dec 19, 2021

Southern Ballet Theatre PRESENTS The Nutcracker

Join Southern Ballet Theatre, in their 30th Season, for their annual production of the Nutcracker. Join Clara on her journey to a magical land, in everyone’s favorite holiday ballet. 

 

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

Dec 17, 2021-Dec 23, 2021

Adapted by Tony Brown 
Directed by  Katie Erin Chambers


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. 

Trouble in Toyland

Trouble in Toyland

Dec 18, 2021

That Puppet Guy


Oh no! It’s Christmas Eve – but the toys aren’t finished, the elves are on strike, Santa has lost his laugh, and Rudolph has a runny nose! Will we have to cancel Christmas? Of course not! Hilarious holiday hijinx and fun for the whole family.

Letters to Santa

Letters to Santa

Dec 20, 2021

Sapphire YDC Presents Letters to Santa

A delightful musical presentation of Letters to Santa by Janea Dahl that will bring back those warm childhood memories of waiting in line for your turn to whisper your heart’s desire for Christmas presents to Santa Claus. Join the cast of youth for Christmas carols, laughter, and moments of song and dance in the spirit of the season.

 

New Year’s Eve Comedy Spectacular

New Year’s Eve Comedy Spectacular

Dec 31, 2021-Dec 31, 2021

With Headliner Rob Cleveland