Aurora Theatre welcomes
The Boys Are Back
Nov 12, 2022
The Boys Are Back – NEW DATES!
Live in Concert Productions
The hottest boy bands are making a comeback. Live in concert enjoy hits from The Beatles, The Jackson Five, Boyz II Men, *NSYNC, Backstreet Boys, BTS and One Direction! Featuring record breaking hits Bye Bye Bye, Here Comes the Sun and ABC. Icons from the 60s to present day will be celebrated with smooth vocals and explosive dance moves. This is a can’t-miss music event, so don’t miss it! From the creative genius behind recent audience favorites Men of Motown and Ladies of the 80s.
QUENTIN AVERY BROWN is a multidisciplinary artist and entrepreneur. He was last seen making his Westchester Broadway Theatre debut as Eat Moe in Five Guys Named Moe! He is a recent transplant to NYC from Atlanta and has been seen in Atlanta based shows at the Atlanta Lyric Theatre, True Colors Theatre Company, Legacy Theatre, Alliance Theatre, Aurora Theatre and Six Flags Over Georgia. He’s also performed at regional theatres around the U.S. such as the Alhambra Dinner Theatre, Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre, and Starlight Theatre. Quentin just spent a year and a half touring the country as a backup singer in two tribute shows one for Elton John and the other for Elton John and Billy Joel. As a singer/songwriter you can find his singles “To Be In Love” and “Find Someone to Love” on all music platforms. Additional writing credits include the title song to Sunday’s at Four which premiered at the Atlanta Musical Theatre Festival in 2018 and the Atlanta Black Theatre Festival in 2019. You can find him dancing in Dolly Parton’s Christmas on the Square and A Jazzman’s Blues by Tyler Perry on Netflix and he will be debuting on Apple TV in a recurring Co-Star role in 2023.
|MICHAEL NERO is excited to return to the Aurora Theatre after appearing in Men of Motown and I Feel Good with Independent Artists’ Playhouse. The New Orleans native is an alumnus of Kennesaw State University, graduating with a BA in Theatre and Performance Studies. He has previously worked with Norwegian Cruise Line, starring in the Warren Carlyle produced Broadway musical After Midnight as the Host. Previous credits also include Paradis (Patti Wilcox/ Norwegian Cruise Line), Parade (Harrison Long/ Earl Smith Strand Theatre) and Vegas! The Show (Tiger Martina/ Norwegian Cruise Line).|
|JOE ARNOTTI (he/him) has most recently been on Aurora’s Grand Stage in 2021’s Christmas Canteen. Other past Aurora credits include Mamma Mia!, Hairspray: in concert (Corny Collins), and last season’s Independent Artists’ Playhouse concert tribute, I Feel Good: A James Brown, presented as part of the Aurora Welcomes Series. Atlanta and other regional credits include La Cage Aux Folles, Holiday Inn, Aida, Elf the musical, and others. Joe is the co-founder of the Newnan based entertainment company Arnotti-Stephens Productions and is a proud member of the community’s Kiwanis Club. He would like to extend his sincerest gratitude to AC and the rest of the Aurora production team, and is so proud and thankful for his sweet husband Taj. IG: @JoeArnotti|
RUSSELL E. ALEXANDER II
Atlanta: The Wild Party (Jennie T Anderson Theater); The Addams Family: The Musical (The Lyric Theatre); Children of Eden, NEWSIES, Mama Mia!: The Musical, Ripcord (Aurora Theater). Regional: Memphis, The Wiz (Red Mountain Theatre Company);
Film/TV: Jefferson County P.O (Comedy Central); A Sparrow Cries at Night (Eboshi Platinum Productions); H. Phase (FUBU Networks) Education: BA Theatre Arts (Unv. of Alabama ant Birmingham); Aurora Theatre AppCo 17-18 Other: Celebrity Cruise Lines Headliner (NYC3). @_alexanderii
|DAhmed Zakzouk, – is known for being a professional Choreographer, Dancer, & Actor born and raised in New Orleans, LA. Ahmed is living in Atlanta, GA pursuing his career. Some of his credits include working with:
One Republic, Jonas Brothers, Big Freedia, Musiq Soulchild, Fantasia, Ledaci, Dee-1, Marissa, B-5 Members, Aanysa, Desmond John, Prince Charlez, Andy Alemany,Cyrus, XSO, 2 Chainz, Lecrae, its 99 Percent, Stalley, Vedo, Micah Blu, Tons of K-pop artist overseas, & many more!
Ahmed has made appearances on Television on the 504 show, WGNO Abc News, The Ted Talks Show, Reality Show: The Big Freedia Show, Reality Show: Saints & Sinners produced by Channing Tatum, NAN’s Triumph Awards, BET’s 365 Black Awards, Star On Fox, Step Up: High Water, Life of the Party, Simon Vs The Homo Sapien Agenda, The Darkest Minds, Crazy For theBoys, Dynasty, Being Mary Jane, Boo! A Madea’s Halloween, & many more films he is working on! He has also been seen on National commercials such as Walmart: The Receipt, LG – G6, Red Bull, Touch Down 2 Walk, Delta airlines, and so many more!
Ahmed’s motto is “The same day you give up could be the same day the universe was planning on giving you that big break. Never give up. Hard work beats talent any day.”
SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS as of 3/7/22:
- Vaccinated patrons use of face masks is optional.
- Unvaccinated patrons are strongly encouraged to wear masks.
- Anyone exhibiting any signs of coronavirus, including but not limited to cough, fatigue, headache, excessive sneezing or elevated temperature, are asked to stay home.
- Hand sanitizer will be readily available.
- Lawrenceville Arts Center has adopted state of the art air-handling equipment, including extensive UV filtration units, to provide cleaner, fresher air.
We believe that maintaining the health and safety of our community, including our staff, artists and patrons, shouldn’t be a matter of debate or political preference. To that end, we ask everyone in our community to respect these policies.
Thank you for your understanding, cooperation and patience.
The situation is fluid. Please check our website for updates.