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Season 28 At a Glance

Aug 17, 2023-Jun 16, 2024

Season Ticket Holders get the best seats at the lowest prices and whole host of EXCLUSIVE perks. It’s not just 5 phenomenal shows, it’s also Guest Passes, Free Exchanges, Flexibility, and Personal Service.

Headliner: Dad’s Garage Comedy

Apr 19, 2024-Apr 20, 2024

Atlanta’s best improv group returns to Aurora Comedy Night at LACExperience what Dad’s Garage does best—fast-paced scenes and games made up on the spot using your suggestions, resulting in a hilarious, off-the-cuff night of comedy. It’s like TV’s “Whose Line is it Anyway?” and stars the most talented improvisers in Atlanta. Every show is original and hilarious.  

Books Alive

Apr 20, 2024

Master Storyteller and children’s author Mama Koku returns to the Children’s Playhouse with her show, Books Alive! Join her as she brings childhood classics to life  in way that people of all ages can enjoy!

Día de Los Niños y Niñas!

Apr 28, 2024

Come and celebrate this beautiful tradition where we celebrate childhood. Bring your kids to enjoy workshops, entertainment, food, and surprises. This event, in collaboration with the Mexican Consulate, will be fun for all. You can’t miss it! 

Coreyah

Apr 30, 2024

Coreyah, the psychedelic Korean folk music group whose six members integrate traditional Korean instruments, vocals, guitar, and percussion. Coreyah has pioneered a new style of Korean music that blends genres of contemporary ethnic and popular sounds while still maintaining the distinctive characteristics of traditional Korean instruments. The name Coreyah is a Sino-Korean homonym that refers to the inheritance of the past and also in Korean means “whale”—the group’s totem animal and good luck charm. Coreyah has toured around the world visiting over 50 cities in 34 countries, and continues to delight audiences at home and abroad.

Behind the Melody with Coreyah

Apr 30, 2024

Korean music, especially K-pop, is an international sensation frequently topping the Billboard charts and drawing huge audiences globally. It is the distinct blend of dance, rock, hip-hop, and R&B that have K-pop’s infectious melodies have igniting audiences worldwide and right here at home. Yet, Korean pop music is so much more than what’s commonly heard. With this open rehearsal, everyone can experience Coreyah, whose music seamlessly blends contemporary pop elements with the rich traditions of Korea. Lean more about how this band and their music provide an innovative take on the genre.

To The Limit – The Ultimate Eagles Experience

May 03, 2024

To The Limit: The Ultimate Eagles Experience pays homage to one of the most iconic rock bands of all time, The Eagles. Georgia Players Guild transports audiences back to the golden era of rock and roll. Each band member brings their own unique skill set and passion for The Eagles’ music, resulting in a performance that is both authentic and electrifying. This show will give every Desperado and Witchy Woman that Peaceful Easy Feeling of a Tequila Sunrise at Hotel California.

Fairy God Doctor

May 04, 2024

Find out what happens when the Disney Corporation takes over the beloved Doctor Who franchise, and they pair the time lord with his most annoying companion ever – a Disney princess. This Aurora Children’s Playhouse premiere will be fun for all ages. Felt Nerdy is powered by the dynamic duo of Atlanta-based puppets performers Veronica Dashiell and Charles Kelso who dare to cross nerd culture, felt and fur to the delight of their audiences.

LAC Movie Night: Sister Act

May 05, 2024

Can’t wait for the Aurora Theatre Season 28 finale, Sist Act: A Divine Musical? Neither can we, so we are gearing up with a showing of the movie that started it all. Sister Act is a 1992 American musical crime comedy starring Whoopi Goldberg as a lounge singer forced to join a convent after being placed in a witness protection program. It also features Maggie Smith, Kathy Najimy, Wendy Makkena, Mary Wickes, and Harvey Keitel.

CPH at the Movies: Inside Out

May 11, 2024

Riley is a happy, hockey-loving 11-year-old Midwestern girl, but her world turns upside-down when she and her parents move to San Francisco. Riley’s emotions — led by Joy — try to guide her through this difficult, life-changing event. However, the stress of the move brings Sadness to the forefront. When Joy and Sadness are inadvertently swept into the far reaches of Riley’s mind, the only emotions left in Headquarters are Anger, Fear and Disgust.

Festival Gastronómico: Sabores de Mi Tierra

May 11, 2024

Join us as we celebrate with our best foods, those flavors that will bring you back home. And more than food, this festival will feature a culinary demonstration on stage, community artists, vendors, and more. We’ll share more details soon. Save the date so you don’t miss it! 

So Unusual – A Tribute to Cyndi Lauper

May 17, 2024

Experience the vibrant energy of an iconic 80s pop superstar with So Unusual – A Tribute to Cyndi Lauper! This was the decade of vibrant pop culture, from the rise of MTV to the explosion of neon fashion Cyndi Lauper was at the center of it all. So, dress in your True Colors to embark on a nostalgic journey through the timeless hits like Girls Just Want to Have Fun, Time After Time, and oh so much more.

 

Headliner: Dan Mengini

May 17, 2024-May 18, 2024

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 a lifetime. 

Notable television appearances include a Dry Bar Comedy Special with millions of views, Pure Flix Comedy All-Stars , Laughs on FOX , Showtime’s Homeland , USA Network’s Necessary Roughness , Lifetime TV’s Drop Dead Diva , The CW’s One Tree Hill , and starring roles on two Adultswim live action shows. He has also appeared in over 50 National TV Commercials and tours Comedy Clubs, Colleges, Cruise Ships, Corporate Events, and Theaters across the country. 

Bingo Fabulous: Drag Bingo

May 23, 2024

Join us for Bingo Fabulous- Drag Bingo is classic bingo with a fun twist! Hosted by the one and only Brent Star with a special guest will add exciting performances and unexpected surprises along the way. This delightfully entertaining evening is way more than just a game of bingo.

Sister Act

May 23, 2024-Jun 23, 2024

Lounge singer Deloris Van Cartier witnesses a murder and is in fear for her life. The cops answer her prayers, sort of… They put her in protective custody in the one place the police are sure she won’t be found — a convent! Disguised as a nun but not in the habit of attending church, Diva Deloris is at odds with the rigid lifestyle of the sisters. She finds her place turning the stoic choir into a heavenly chorus, but her joyful noise could prove deadly. Based on the hit 1992 film, this uplifting musical is reason to REJOICE!   

Summer Children’s Playhouse Lineup 2024

Jun 14, 2024-Jul 26, 2024

Summer fun is guaranteed at Aurora Children’s Playhouse! 

 

Club Babalú: Noche de Bachata con El Grupo Huellas

May 24, 2024

Club Babalú brings you another night of music with El Grupo Huellas. This group of Bachateros will make you sing and dance to the beat of your favorite Bachata hits.  

Lion King Jr (Public Performance)

Jun 21, 2024-Jun 22, 2024

Step into the vibrant world of “The Lion King Jr.” as Aurora Academy student perform the timeless tale of Simba’s epic journey from cub to king. This beloved musical, adapted from the classic Disney film, comes to life on stage with enchanting melodies, captivating choreography, and stunning costumes. Follow Simba, along with his friends Timon and Pumbaa, as they navigate the African savanna and learn valuable lessons about friendship, courage, and destiny. With its unforgettable characters and uplifting story, “The Lion King Jr.” promises an unforgettable theatrical experience for audiences of all ages. Get ready to roar with joy and secure your tickets today!

Sister Act Jr (Public Performance)

Jun 21, 2024-Jun 23, 2024

In this divine experience, Aurora Academy students (mentored by Aurora’s professional cast members) will take us on the soul-stirring journey of disco diva Deloris Van Cartier in “Sister Act Jr.” 

This sensational musical adaptation of the hit film follows Deloris as she goes into hiding in a convent after witnessing a crime, and shares her love of music with the nuns’ choir. With irresistible tunes, hilarious antics, and heartwarming moments, “Sister Act Jr.” delivers a joyous celebration of sisterhood, empowerment, and the universal language of music. 

Believe it or Not (Public Performance)

Jun 26, 2024-Jun 27, 2024

FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER our rising young playmakers will present their very own full length production where anything can happen if you just believe! Featuring scenes and songs from Aurora Academy Summer Musical favorites like Lion King, Willy Wonka, Frozen, Moana, Jungle Book and so many more!

Sweet Baby James: James Taylor Tribute

Aug 03, 2024

Don’t miss America’s #1 James Taylor tribute Sweet Baby James, as Nashville musician Bill Griese performs the songs of the legendary JT. Not your typical tribute band fare, and not a “look-alike” act, Griese delights audiences using only his uncanny Taylor-like  vocals & guitar playing, and a refreshingly real stage presence.  Enjoy the ultimate James Taylor experience with favorites like Fire and Rain, You’ve Got a Friend, Shower the People, How Sweet It Is, and Steamroller, celebrating one of our greatest troubadours. Get your tickets today!