Theater

Just in Time for Halloween

With Halloween just around the corner, Found Stages has a new show that will help audiences get their spook on. “Frankenstein’s Funeral” is a new look at Mary Shelly’s classic novel – with a twist.It’s an i...

The Stage is Set For Fall!

Jerry Mitchell is a Broadway legend already – and now he’s looking to steer another show to New York. The openly gay Tony Award winner is directing the world premiere musical “Becoming Nancy” at the Alliance Th...

Cirque Returns to Atlantic Station

Get ready, Atlanta – the Big Top is coming back to Atlantic Station next month.Cirque du Soleil’s “Volta” is the eighth show to be performed at the Midtown shopping, dining, and entertainment complex.&n...

Theatrical Outfit’s Dual Show Spectacular

One is a timeless play that has been staged with regularity for decades; the other is a more modern day gay-themed classic. Theatrical Outfit is mounting versions of “Our Town” and “The Laramie Project” in rep ...

Queer Theatre on Tap

Music from The Go-Go’s, feline creatures from T.S. Eliot and queer short plays are some of the treats on tap now or on the horizon in local theater.At Actors’ Express, Trevor Perry is starring as Pythio in ...

All About Hair

It was the show that Brian Clowdus, the openly gay artistic director of Serenbe Playhouse, credits for really putting his theater company on the national map. His 2013 version of “Hair” was a smashing success -...

Fox Theatre Welcomes “Come From Away”

It was a day most people will never forget – the morning of September 11, 2001, when two planes were flown into the World Trade Center. The extraordinary musical “Come From Away” – opening next week at the Fox ...

“The Cake” Takes the Atlanta Stage

Little did playwright Bekah Brunstetter know that when she penned the first draft of her play “The Cake” that — years later — its themes would feel like front page news. Currently running at Horizon Theatre, th...

“Cruel Intentions” Musical Hits Atlanta Stage

It was a notable hit when it came out — and now “Cruel Intentions,” celebrating its 20th anniversary, comes to town next week in a new guise of a stage musical with all its campiness and sexual hijinks intact. ...