(Atlanta) Chopin Society of Atlanta presents Rafał Blechacz at Atlanta Symphony Hall on Sunday, April 15, 2018. Tickets are on sale now at Ticketmaster and the Woodruff Arts Center Box Office. This concert is sponsored by the Elżbieta and Krzysztof Krawczyński Fund for the CSA.
Rafał Blechacz is the winner of the prestigious Gilmore Artist Award in 2014 – an award given every four years to a distinguished, extraordinary concert pianist regardless of age or nationality. He is recognized as his generation’s greatest performer of Chopin’s works. In October 2005, uncontested, Blechacz won all prizes of the prestigious 15th Frédéric Chopin International Piano Competition. The young Polish pianist has since then established himself firmly on the international concert scene, and is celebrated by both the audience and the press worldwide for his profound and virtuosic interpretations.
(Atlanta) From domesticated pets to mythic symbols of divinities, felines played an important role in ancient Egypt for thousands of years. The Carlos Museum will present Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt, an exhibition featuring cats and lions (and even dogs and jackals) in ancient Egyptian mythology, kingship, and everyday life. Drawn from collections of the Brooklyn Museum and the Carlos Museum, the exhibition will be on display for nine months and showcase more than 90 objects exploring wild and domestic cats and dogs, feline and canine deities, animal burial practices, and luxury items decorated with feline and canine features.
(Atlanta) Haters Roast – The Shady Tour, starring contestants from RuPaul’s Drag Race on VH1. It’s an evening of outrageous reads, slams, jabs, stingers and zingers with your favorite comedy queens live on stage. All ages welcome. Doors at 7pm, show at 8pm. There will be a 20-minute intermission. Presented by Murray & Peter. Get tour info at www.DragFans.com VIP Meet & Greet Ticket: Guaranteed premium reserved seat on the main floor, meet all the queens and take pics (before the show), score autographs, plus receive an official tour poster and customized laminate with lanyard. You must check-in at the box office upon arrival at the venue to receive your tour swag. Meet & Greet starts at 6pm sharp and concludes by 7pm or sooner, when the line ends. Please arrive at the venue by 545pm. If you arrive late you will miss your chance to meet the queens.
(Atlanta) One of the most thrilling science fiction adventures ever made, and featuring one of John Williams’ most iconic and beloved musical scores, Jurassic Park transformed the movie-going experience for an entire generation and became the highest-grossing film of all time in 1993, winning three Academy Awards®. Masterfully directed by Steven Spielberg and based on the best-selling novel by Michael Crichton, Jurassic Park transports us to a secluded island where scientists have succeeded in reviving the age of dinosaurs in a brand new, immersive theme park, the likes of which has never been seen before.
Renowned paleontologists Alan Grant (Sam Neill) and Ellie Sattler (Laura Dern) are part of an exclusive group invited to the island for a sneak preview of the park’s wonders. When things go terribly wrong, they must fight for their lives against unimaginable dangers in a desperate attempt to escape from a world gone mad…a world in which dinosaurs once again rule the earth.
Now audiences can experience this ground-breaking film as never before: projected in HD with a full symphony orchestra performing Williams’ magnificent score live to picture. Welcome…to Jurassic Park!
(Atlanta) The Harry Potter™ film series is a once-in-a-lifetime cultural phenomena that continues to delight millions of fans around the world. This concert will feature the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra performing every note from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone™. Audiences will relive the magic of the film in high-definition on the giant screen while enjoying the Orchestra performing John Williams’ unforgettable score.
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(Atlanta) Join us on December 9th for a 1-mile, noncompetitive dash through the streets of Atlanta alongside hundreds of Speedo-clad men and women! Registration is only $25. You have until December 8th to raise $250 or more to participate. To Register for yourself click quantity 1below then create or login to your account. Select to join a team, createa team, or run as an individual.
(Atlanta) A Drag Queen Christmas – The Naughty Tour, starring contestants from RuPaul’s Drag Race on VH-1, performing live on stage and rocking the catwalk. It’s an evening of holiday songs and outstanding drag performances with your favorite queens. All ages welcome. Doors at 7pm, show at 8pm. There will be a 20 minute intermission. Presented by Murray & Peter. Get tour info at www.DragFans.com.