August 2018 A&E calendar

 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1

Theatre

+ “Camelot,” Cumming Playhouse, Cumming (through Aug. 5)

+ “How Black Mothers Say I Love You,” Horizon Theatre, Atlanta (through Aug. 19)

+ “Smokey Joe’s Café,” Stage Door Players, Dunwoody (through Aug. 5)

+ “Dot” True Colors, Fulton County’s Southwest Arts Center, Atlanta (through Aug. 12)

Visual Arts

+ “Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring a Classic,” High Museum of Art, Atlanta (on exhibit through Sept. 2)

Other

+ Art for Lunch: “Seth’s Summer Travels & New Art in the Booth,” Booth Western Art Museum, Cartersville

FRIDAY, AUGUST 3

Theatre

+ “The Hunchback of Notre Dame,” Holly Theatre, Dahlonega (through Aug. 26; see ad on page ?)

Music

+ Ugly Cousin, Crimson Moon, Dahlonega

+ Lauryn Hill with Big Boi, De La Soul and Victory, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta

+ Phish, Verizon Amphitheatre, Alpharetta (Aug. 3, 4, 5)

+ Megan Fowler, Fainting Goat Winery, Jasper

SATURDAY, AUGUST 4

Theatre

+ “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged),” Shakespeare Tavern, Atlanta (through Aug. 19)

Music

+ Mary Chapin Carpenter, Atlanta Botanical Garden, Atlanta

+ Ryan Keef, Cartecay Vineyards, Ellijay

+ Surrender Hill, Fainting Goat Winery, Jasper

+Georgia Mountain String Band, Gilmer Arts Playhouse, Ellijay 

+ Back in Time Band, The Arts Council Smithgall Arts Center Lawn, Gainesville 

Visual Arts

+ Atlanta Fine Arts League exhibit, Bowen Center for the Arts, Dawsonville (through Aug. 24; see ad on page ?)

Other

+Dan and Phil, 2018 World Tour: Interactive Introverts, Fox Theatre, Atlanta 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 5

Music

+ Boomers Gone Wild, Crimson Moon, Dahlonega 

+Lost 80s Live, A Flock of Seagulls, Naked Eyes, Wang Chung, Berlin, Farrington and Mann, Animotion, Nu Shooz, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta

+ Craig Hendricks, Cartecay Vineyards, Ellijay

+ Shani Heddon Palmer, Fainting Goat Winery, Jasper

+ Booth Singer-Songwriter Showcase, Booth Western Art Museum, Cartersville

TUESDAY, AUGUST 7

Music

+ Revolution 8: Stone Temple Pilots, Bush, The Cult, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8

Music

+Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band and Beth Hart Band, Atlanta Symphony Hall

TUESDAY, AUGUST 9

Music

+ LSD Tour: Dwight Yoakam, Lucinda Williams, Steve Earle, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 10

Theatre

+ “Cabin Fever,” Gilmer Arts Playhouse, Ellijay (through Aug. 19)

Music

+Gladys Knight and the O’Jays, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta 

+ Christina Christian and Brian Revels, Crimson Moon, Dahlonega

+ Danny Miller, Fainting Goat Winery, Jasper

SATURDAY, AUGUST 11

Music

+ Jennifer Daniels, Crimson Moon, Dahlonega

+ Dierks Bentley with Brothers Osborne and LANCO, Verizon Amphitheatre, Alpharetta

+ Jack & The Bean, Cartecay Vineyards, Ellijay

+ Hope Griffin, Fainting Goat Winery, Jasper

Other

+David Cross, Atlanta Symphony Hall

+ 39th Annual Southeastern Civil War and Antique Firearms Show and Sell, Cobb County Civic Center, Marietta (through Aug. 12)

+Pickens Arts and Cultural Alliance presents: 2nd Annual Cornbread Reunion, Jasper

SUNDAY, AUGUST 12

Music

+ Megan Golden, Cartecay Vineyards, Ellijay

+ Emi Sunshine, Crimson Moon, Dahlonega

+ Five Finger Death Punch and Breaking Benjamin, Verizon Amphitheatre, Alpharetta

+ Melissa Ellis, Fainting Goat Winery, Jasper

TUESDAY, AUGUST 14

Theatre

+ “The Tortoise, the Hare & Other Aesop's Fables,” Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta (through Sept. 23)

Music

+ Lyle Lovett and his Large Band, Atlanta Symphony Hall

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15

Music

+Evanescence and Lindsey Stirling, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta

THURSDAY, AUGUST 16

Theatre

“Catch Me If You Can,”Blue Ridge Community Theatre, Blue Ridge (through Sept. 2)

Music

+ ABBA The Concert, Cobb Energy Centre, Atlanta 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17

Music

+Karen Waldrup, Crimson Moon, Dahlonega

+ Sock Monkey,Fainting Goat Winery, Jasper

SATURDAY, AUGUST 18

Music

+ TOTO, Atlanta Symphony Hall

+EG Kight, Crimson Moon, Dahlonega 

+ Jason Mraz, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta

+ Gregg Erwin, Cartecay Vineyards, Ellijay

+ Teddy Baker, Fainting Goat Winery, Jasper

+ 7 Sharp 9, Terraces, Big Canoe (see article on page ?)

+ Swingin’ Medallions, The Arts Council Smithgall Arts Center Lawn, Gainesville

SUNDAY, AUGUST 19

Music

+Trombone Shorty’s Voodoo Threauxdown featuring Galactic, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, New Breed Brass Band with Cyril Neville, Walter Wolfman Washington, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta

+ Tommy Joe Conner, Cartecay Vineyards, Ellijay

+ Troy Underwood, Fainting Goat Winery, Jasper

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22

Music

+ Jeff Beck and Paul Rodgers, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta

FRIDAY, AUGUST 24

Music

+ Pickxen, Fainting Goat Winery, Jasper

+ Sarah Peacock, Crimson Moon, Dahlonega

+ Guster, Atlanta Botanical Garden, Atlanta

+ NEEDTOBREATHE 2018, Verizon Amphitheatre, Alpharetta

SATURDAY, AUGUST 25

Music

+ The Texas Kelly Green Band, Crimson Moon, Dahlonega

+ Dana Rogers, Fainting Goat Winery, Jasper

+ Timothy O’Donovan, Cartecay Vineyards, Ellijay

+ 8th annual Yacht Rock Revival, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta

Visual Arts

+ Booth Photography Guild Annual Exhibition, Booth Western Arts Museum, Borderlands Gallery, Cartersville

SUNDAY, AUGUST 26

Music

+ Ben Danaher, Crimson Moon, Dahlonega

+ Trailer Hippies, Fainting Goat Winery, Jasper

+ Curtis Jones, Cartecay Vineyards, Ellijay

+ Rick Springfield, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta

Other

+ 14th Annual Miss Mary’s Ice Cream Crankin’, Roswell (see article on page 1)

TUESDAY, AUGUST 28

Music

+ Leon Bridges, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29

Music

+ Charlie Puth with Hailee Steinfeld, Verizon Amphitheatre, Alpharetta

FRIDAY, AUGUST 31

Music

+ Austin Coleman, Fainting Goat Winery, Jasper

Other

+ James Gregory - The Funniest Man in America, Holly Theatre, Dahlonega

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