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Sunday, March 1

15 events

Live Music

Games

  • Southern Brewing Company

    5–7 p.m. FREE! www.sobrewco.com

    Trivia

    General trivia hosted by Solo Entertainment. House prizes and discounted tabs. 

Theater

  • Morton Theatre

    Feb. 28, 7 p.m. Feb. 29, 2 p.m. & 7 p.m. March 1, 3 p.m. $15-22. www.mortontheatre.com

    Shrek the Musical Dessert Theater

    The University of Georgia Baptist Collegiate Ministries presents Shrek the Musical: Dessert Theater, featuring desserts from some of the finest chefs in Athens. See Theater Notes on p. 10.

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Feb. 25–29, 8 p.m. & Mar. 1, 2:30 p.m. $12–16. www.ugatheatre.com/vanityfair

    Vanity Fair

    (Cellar Theatre) UGA Theatre presents Kate Hamill’s adaptation of the 1848 William Makepeace Thackeray novel, where two different women attempt to navigate a society that punishes them for every misstep. Both strive for what they want, but neither can thrive without the other.

  • On Stage Walton

    Mar. 6–7, 8 p.m. Mar. 8, 2 p.m. $20. www.onstagewalton.org

    Bright Star

    Steve Martin and Edie Brickell's bluegrass musical is based on a true story about a wild Appalachian girl who becomes a well-to-do magazine editor.

  • Athens Community Theater

    Feb. 28–29, 8 p.m. & Mar. 1, 2 p.m. $5. www.townandgownplayers.org

    As You Like It

    Town & Gown Players present William Shakespeare's classic story of romance and disguise. See Theater Notes on p. 10.

Performance

  • Quinn Hall

    Feb. 27–29, 7:30 p.m. Mar. 1, 3 p.m. $12–15. 706-613-3771, www.mortontheatre.com

    The Lion in Winter

    The Athens Creative Theatre presents a story about a royal family's race for future possession of the throne. See Theater Notes on p. 10.

Events

  • (Metal + Petal) 12 p.m. FREE! 706-621-6679, calley@metalandpetal.com

    Designer Warehouse Sale

    Shop a large warehouse sale and donate gently used items of your own. Pieces will be accepted through Feb. 28.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    6 p.m. $7. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    Sweet Soul Movement

    Musical performances by Davis & The Love, Shebloom and Courtland Walters; poetry by Sierra Westbrook; and comedy by Phillip Broughton and Tyrone Dixson.

Classes

  • Donderos' Kitchen

    3 p.m. $15-25. 706-425-1881, director@ihnathens.org

    Thank You Note Writing Workshop

    Allan Aycock will teach about writing thank you notes and provide encouragement and feedback as teens write cards of their own. This class benefits Family Promise (formerly Interfaith Hospitality Network), a local nonprofit aiding homeless families with children.

Art