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Meet the Playwright: Rachel Graf Evans

Rachel Graf Evans (left) is a writer and theatre artist most interested in silenced and forgotten stories. Her Atlanta playwriting credits include: SUIT YOURSELF (Georgia Lawyers for the Arts’ Courtroom Drama CLE Showcase @ Actor’s Expres); INCH BY INCH (Synchronicity Theatre’s Stripped Bare development program); PEACH COBBLER (The Weird Sisters’ Dangerous Women); THE RIGHT KIND […]

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Meet the Artist: Sara Gregory (Makeshift Circus Collective, Atlanta, GA)

At noon this Saturday, Makeshift Circus Collective‘s Sara Gregory will lead a workshop entitled Mindful Story Gathering: Seeking to address social barriers from beginning to end of community based art making processes. This workshop will focus on ways to approach the information gathering process of community based art making. MakeShift is an Atlanta based collective that calls […]

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2018 Festival Audition Notice

The Essential Theatre is taking appointments for their 2018 General Auditions, to be held from 6:15 to 10 p.m. on Monday, March 19.  Auditioners are asked to prepare two contrasting monologs that do not last more than a total of 4 minutes.  To make appointments, call 404-558-4523 or e-mail pmhardy@aol.com. The auditions will be held in the Jugglers’ Room on the […]

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The Mystery of Love and Sex

The Mystery of Love and Sex, written by Bathsheba Doran and directed by Amber Bradshaw, has its Southeastern Premiere February 1st, 2018 – February 18th, 2018 at Out Front Theatre. Don’t miss it!   Deep in the American South, Charlotte and Jonny have been best friends since they were nine. She’s Jewish, he’s Christian, he’s […]

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I AND YOU by Lauren Gunderson

Essential familiar Efrem Whitaker (The Darker Face of the Earth – 2010, BeltLine & Beyond – 2017) returns to the stage in Impact Theatre’s production of I and You, written by Lauren Gunderson and directed by another Essential regular, Brenda Porter.   Running February 9-25 at the Hapeville Performing Arts Center. Don’t miss it!

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THE MIRACULOUS JOURNEY OF EDWARD TULANE

Essential audiences will recognize Jimmica Collins in the cast of Synchronicity Theatre’s next production, The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane. “Edward Tulane, a vain porcelain rabbit, learns how to love and discovers a true miracle in Dwayne Hartford’s adaptation of the enchanting book by Kate DiCamillo (BECAUSE OF WINN DIXIE).” Running February 2-25 with daytime and […]

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