Programs and Productions
Dec 21, 2022-Dec 23, 2022
Who says Christmas can’t be smooth? ‘Tis the season for a night of Christmas cheer featuring all your Motown favorites! This cabaret-style show features the classics you love with thst Motown flavor you can’t beat.
Christmas Canteen 2023
Nov 24, 2023-Dec 23, 2023
Now in its 28th year, Christmas Canteen continues to infuse undeniable holiday magic over all of Metro Atlanta. Thousands flock to the sumptuous Lawrenceville Arts Center each season to experience the joy of this unique theatrical tradition. This magnificent revue overflows with spectacular musical numbers, riotous bursts of comedy and the perfect touch of nostalgia. All ages love to indulge in this holiday treat that promises to be the highlight of the festive season!
CPH at the Movies: The Polar Express
Nov 26, 2023
The Academy Award-winning team of Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump, Cast Away) reunite for The Polar Express, an inspiring adventure based on the beloved children’s book by Chris Van Allsburg. When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.
‘Twas the Night Before Christmas
Dec 02, 2023
Piccadilly Puppets 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.
Noche de Velas
Dec 07, 2023
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!
A Christmas Carol
Dec 08, 2023-Dec 23, 2023
Aurora Theatre Co-Founder Anthony Rodriquez returns in the unforgettable one-man A Christmas Carol for a 17th smash year! You will be truly immersed in the holiday classic as Anthony’s mesmerizing storytelling is enhanced with state-of-the-art technology in the Bartow & Leslie Morgan Cabaret at LAC. This exciting can’t-miss production is an intimate experience which truly captures the spirit of Christmas!
Holiday Juggling Show
Dec 09, 2023
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!
CPH at the Movies: A Muppet Christmas Carol
Dec 12, 2023
‘Tis the season for love, laughter, and one of the most cherished stories of all time! Join Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, and all the hilarious Muppets in this merry, magical version of Charles Dickens’ classic tale. Academy Award® winner Michael Caine (Best Supporting Actor) gives a performance that’s anything but “bah, humbug!” as greedy, penny-pinching Ebenezer Scrooge. One fateful Christmas Eve, Scrooge is visited by the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future. Together with kind, humble Bob Cratchit (Kermit the Frog) and his family, the Spirits open Scrooge’s eyes — and his heart — to the true meaning of Christmas. Filled with original music and dazzling special effects, THE MUPPET CHRISTMAS CAROL will become a holiday tradition your family will enjoy.
Jingle Bell Rock Workshop 2023
Dec 20, 2023-Dec 27, 2023
Acting Workshop for Elementary and Middle School Students
Winter Break is on its way, so come chill with us for a day! Stuffed with more fun than Santa’s Sleigh, this workshop allows students to channel that holiday energy into holly-jolly theatre games!
Due to popular demand, we have two days this year. Choose one, or join us for both!
Trouble in Toyland
Dec 23, 2023
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.