Programs and Productions
Season at a Glance
07/01/18 – 06/30/19
Season Ticket Holders get the best seats at the lowest prices and whole host of EXCLUSIVE perks. It's not just 6 phenomenal shows, it's also Guest Passes, Free Exchanges, Flexibility, and Personal Service.
Be Here Now
09/20/18 – 10/21/18
By Deborah Zoe Laufer
Directed By Rachel Parish
Bari is in a perpetual funk, biding her time at a mind-numbing job shipping Tibetan-themed tchotchkes. Cheerful co-workers Patty and Luanne try to see past her cynical exterior through their Prozac-colored glasses. Will Bari ever leave her parents’ house in provincial upstate New York? Will she finish her dissertation? Will ...
Lawrenceville, GA Ghost Tours
10/01/18 – 10/31/18
Real Stories, Real Spooky Places.
Encuentro Fantasmal de Lawrenceville
10/06/18 – 10/20/18
Georgia's first Spanish Ghost Tour
Performed entirely in Spanish
Spirits & Spirits
10/15/18 – 10/15/18
An Adults-Only Evening of Ghost Stories & Cocktails
10/26/18 – 10/27/18
With Headliner Hank Denson
Club Babalu: DUOS
11/02/18 – 11/03/18
Club Babalú presents an evening of Latin Duets with the return of powerhouse Lilliangina Quiñones and Aurora’s own Juan Carlos Unzueta, one of Atlanta’s favorite tenors.
11/18/18 – 11/18/18
Dan Mengini feat. Jenny Jennings
12/28/18 – 12/29/18
Audience Favorite Dan Mengini returns, featuring Jenny Jennings
Calling all Over-thinkers … you’ve met your match!
Dan’s “Too worried about too little and not really smart enough to do anything about it” mindset combined with his slim stature earned him the nickname “Featherweight Champion of Over-thinking!” It’s truthful and brilliant comedy that’ll keep you laughing for ...
CP: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
10/20/18 – 10/20/18
Adapted by Kathryn Schultz Miller
From the story by Washington Irving
Directed by Katie Chambers
This October, bring your children to a Saturday morning reenactment of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by American literary great Washington Irving. Superstitious schoolmaster Ichabod Crane must rely on superior wit against village brute Brom Bones in order to win the hand ...
11/23/18 – 12/30/18
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!
NOW BOOKING DATES FROM THANKSGIVING THROUGH NEW YEAR'S
12/01/18 – 12/01/18
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!
'Twas The Night Before Christmas
12/08/18 – 12/08/18
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 ...
The North Pole Fa-La-La-La Follies
12/15/18 – 12/15/18
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!
Festival del Dia de los Muertos
10/27/18 – 10/27/18
A free celebration for el Día de los Muertos
Christmas Canteen 2018
11/15/18 – 12/23/18
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 ...
A Christmas Carol
11/23/18 – 12/22/18
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.
This Wonderful Life
11/24/18 – 12/23/18
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. ...
A Doll's House, Part 2
01/10/19 – 02/10/19
By Lucas Hnath
Directed By Freddie Ashley
A co-production between Aurora Theatre and Actor’s Express
This 2017 Broadway smash-hit is a fresh comedy based on the characters of the Henrik Ibsen classic, considered to be a cornerstone of modern theatre. In the original story, Nora Helmer leaves her husband and family with the slam of a door. Fifteen ...
CP: Beat Bugs
01/19/19 – 01/19/19
Based on the Netflix original series “BEAT BUGS”
Created by Josh Wakely
Written by Sean Cercone & David Abbinanti
Beat Bugs: A Musical Adventure, a new musical adaptation of the Netflix animated TV series, centers around five pals who explore the world and learn life lessons with a little help from their friends. The show incorporates numerous ...
02/08/19 – 03/04/19
By Tracey Conyer Lee
Directed by Cynthia D. Barker
With their daughter away at camp, practically perfect Wilson and Ruby are set to enjoy a summer of sexual reawakening. However, when Ruby’s childhood BFF Claire arrives after a personal tragedy, the façade of perfection begins to melt away amid the circumstances of being African-American in today’s ...
MEN WITH MONEY
03/07/19 – 04/07/19
Book & Lyrics by Bill Nelson
Music and additional lyrics by Joseph Trefler
Directed by Justin Anderson
Musical Direction by Ann-Carol Pence
Choreography by Ricardo Aponte
Louis, Max, and Sonny are charming, young and eligible bachelors looking to marry their way from rags to riches. This romantic romp is full of dreams, schemes and lavish musical numbers set ...
Festival de MicroTeatro
04/05/19 – 04/28/19
Join us for an evening of cocktails and small bites where spectacular moments of live theatre erupt. Short, concurrent bilungual performances are dispersed throughout Aurora in traditional and non-traditional locations, as patrons will curate their own experience by choosing the order they attend each of the short plays. Between them enjoy live music and Latin culinary delights. Don’t miss this cutting-edge, ...
05/02/19 – 06/02/19
By Karen Zacarías
Directed by Daniel Jáquez
Neighbors clash in a dazzling new comedy about a battle for the backyard. In one yard, Frank and Virginia, a well-established D.C. couple trim a prize-worthy pristine garden. In the other, ambitious attorney, Pablo moves in with his very pregnant wife and doctoral candidate Tania, a woman with a penchant ...
10/01/18 – 10/27/18
Have you ever wanted to go on a ghost hunt? Experience the Lawrenceville Haunted Cemetery Tour in one of the Southeast’s oldest and most haunted cemeteries.
Brews and Boos
10/01/18 – 11/03/18