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Monday, May 22

16 events

Karaoke & Open Mic

Events

  • Morton Theatre

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.mortontheatre.com

    Historic Preservation Awards

    The Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation showcases projects that have revitalized local historic places. Followed by a reception at Ted's Most Best.

Games

  • Grindhouse Killer Burgers

    8 p.m. FREE! www.grindhouseburgers.com

    Dirty South Trivia: Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll

    Team trivia contests with house cash prizes every Monday night.

  • Beef 'O' Brady's

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-1916

    General Knowledge Trivia

    Win house cash and prizes! Every Monday night.

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    1 p.m. $4. ejstapler@gmail.com

    Duplicate Bridge

    Beginner players welcome.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8–10 p.m. FREE! highwirelounge.com

    Geeks Who Drink Trivia

    Test your general knowledge for prizes.

Meetings

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. $5. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    WHITE RABBIT COLLECTIVE Open ensemble featuring local musicians and artists, curated by Nick Bradfield.

    OLIVIA BAKER Acoustic folk singer-songwriter from Nashville via Budapest.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE HARMALEIGHS Nashville-based Americana duo with a sweetly melodic sound.

    CORTEZ GARZA Local singer-songwriter pushes the envelope with his unique blend of Americana.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    MINGLEWOOD MONDAY Local artists pay tribute to the Grateful Dead.

Kidstuff

  • Bogart Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Monday Fun-Days

    Little ones ages birth to three and their caregivers can participate in songs, finger plays, wiggles and giggles. 

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens

    Teen chess players of all skill levels can play matches and learn from members of the local Chess and Community Players, who will be on hand to assist players and help build skill levels. For ages 7–18. Registration required. 

Classes

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. $53. www.pac.uga.edu

    America!

    The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center performs selections by five American masters: Samuel Barber, John Corigliano, John Harbison, William Bolcom and Aaron Copland.

Film

  • Ciné Barcafé

    June 23–24, 7:30 p.m. June 24–25, 3 p.m. FREE! (donations encouraged). www.athenscine.com

    Athens in Our Lifetimes

    The documentary examines the evolution of the personality of Athens as a community over six decades. Tickets are free but required.

Ending Monday, May 22

 

Auditions

  • Athens Community Theater

    Breakfast at Tiffany's

    Town and Gown Players present auditions for Breakfast at Tiffany's adapted from Truman Capote's story. There are roles for six women and 12 men. Auditions May 22 & 23, 7 p.m. Show dates July 21–30. townandgownplayers.org

Auditions

  • Guys & Dolls

    (Elberton Arts Center, 17 W. Church St. Elberton) Encore Productions is seeking at least 12 men and 10 women for their production of Guys & Dolls. Actors will read excerpts from the script and may be asked to sing with piano accompaniment. Auditions will be held May 22 & 23, 6–8 p.m. Show dates are Sept. 8–17. 706-283-1049