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Saturday, October 19

1 event

Performance

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. $10–15. goburlesque@gmail.com

    Grotesque Burlesque

    A showcase/open mic event for budding and experienced artists who want to show off their talents and experiement in front of a fun audience! Expect contributions like music, dancing, comedy, magic acts, sword swallowing and more.

Sunday, October 20

1 event

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    Oct. 18, 7:30 p.m. & Oct. 20, 3 p.m. $3–20. 706-542-4400, www.pac.uga.edu

    Lucia di Lammermoor

    The Hugh Hodgson School of Music UGA Opera Theatre will present Gaetano Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor in a semi-staged and costumed concert version of the famous piece.

Tuesday, October 22

1 event

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7:30 p.m. FREE! www.pac.uga.edu

    Payne Memorial Concert

    UGA Presents opens the 2019-2020 Franklin College Chamber Music with the Payne Memorial Concert, featuring the award-winning Takács Quartet. The performance will include works by Mozart, Bartók and Beethoven.

Thursday, October 24

3 events

Performance

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $5–7. www.40watt.com

    The Modern Pinups

    The Modern Pin-Ups of DanceFX present their annual spring revue show. 

  • Winterville Auditorium

    Oct. 24–25, 7 p.m. & Oct. 27, 3 p.m. $10-15, $7.50 (Cinderella-only matineé). www.facebook.com/wintervilleauditorium

    An Operatic Double Feature

    A double feature of Giacomo Puccini's thriller Il Tabarro and Warren Martin's comedy The True Story of Cinderella. Il Tabarro tells the story of a lover's triangle and a murder most foul while Cinderella is the timeless story we all know and love—with a twist. The Sunday matineé features a Cinderella-only option for families with small children.

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7:30 p.m. $3–20. 706-542-4400, pac.uga.edu

    Toot Suites!

    The Hodgson Wind Ensemble will play a wide range of music including suites from the Renaissance, Romantic and Modern era. The ensemble will also include suites from around the world by composers like Sussato, Massenet and Waespi, plus Eric Whitacre's “October.”

Friday, October 25

4 events

Performance

  • Morton Theatre

    Oct 25, 7:30 p.m. & Oct. 26, 4 p.m. $13–16. www.dancefx.org

    DanceAthens 2019

    This concert is hosted by Dancefx Athens and features performance companies from all over the Southeast.

  • Miller Learning Center

    Improv Athens

    (Room 214) Improv Athens presents a night of comedy and improv.

  • Madison Morgan Cultural Center

    7 p.m. $25. www.mmcc-arts.org

    Blue Denim

    The Hall on Foster presents Blue Denim, a cover band that plays everything from the Allman Brothers to Yacht Rock. Enjoy raffle prizes and specials on beer and wine.

  • Winterville Auditorium

    Oct. 24–25, 7 p.m. & Oct. 27, 3 p.m. $10-15, $7.50 (Cinderella-only matineé). www.facebook.com/wintervilleauditorium

    An Operatic Double Feature

    A double feature of Giacomo Puccini's thriller Il Tabarro and Warren Martin's comedy The True Story of Cinderella. Il Tabarro tells the story of a lover's triangle and a murder most foul while Cinderella is the timeless story we all know and love—with a twist. The Sunday matineé features a Cinderella-only option for families with small children.

Saturday, October 26

1 event

Performance

  • Morton Theatre

    Oct 25, 7:30 p.m. & Oct. 26, 4 p.m. $13–16. www.dancefx.org

    DanceAthens 2019

    This concert is hosted by Dancefx Athens and features performance companies from all over the Southeast.

Sunday, October 27

1 event

Performance

  • Winterville Auditorium

    Oct. 24–25, 7 p.m. & Oct. 27, 3 p.m. $10-15, $7.50 (Cinderella-only matineé). www.facebook.com/wintervilleauditorium

    An Operatic Double Feature

    A double feature of Giacomo Puccini's thriller Il Tabarro and Warren Martin's comedy The True Story of Cinderella. Il Tabarro tells the story of a lover's triangle and a murder most foul while Cinderella is the timeless story we all know and love—with a twist. The Sunday matineé features a Cinderella-only option for families with small children.

Thursday, October 31

1 event

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson School of Music

    6 p.m. FREE! www.willson.uga.edu

    Works for Solo Saxophone and Interactive Media

    The Willson Center welcomes Noa Even as a Distinguished Artist for 20192020 for this lecture and recital. Even is a co-founder and executive director of Cleveland Uncommon Sound Project (CUSP), a non-profit organization aimed at strengthening artistic engagement in Northeast, and is also assistant professor of saxophone at Kent State University.

Friday, November 1

1 event

Performance

  • Miller Learning Center

    Improv Athens

    (Room 214) Improv Athens presents a night of comedy and improv.

Sunday, November 3

1 event

Performance

  • Ebenezer Baptist Church

    4–6 p.m. FREE! jrussellvoices@att.net

    Athens Voices of Truth 40th Anniversary Concert

    The Athens Voices of Truth community choir will celebrate 40 years of performing sacred choral music.

Tuesday, November 5

1 event

Performance

  • Georgia Center for Continuing Education

    5:30 p.m. FREE! hotel.uga.edu

    Tuesday Tunes

    A live series featuring new groups and fresh music each month. All musicians are students or TAs at the Hugh Hodgson School of Music.

Friday, November 8

2 events

Performance

  • Miller Learning Center

    Improv Athens

    (Room 214) Improv Athens presents a night of comedy and improv.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    4 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Color and Contrast: Music of the Roman School of Composers

    Often neglected as a “transition period” between the Renaissance and Baroque, the 17th century in Italy was a time of rich and varied musical ideas and experimentation. Student musicians at the Hugh Hodgson School of Music willperform works by the Roman School of Composers and the composers who influenced them. Dr. Peter Van Zandt Lane will provide commentary.

Friday, November 15

1 event

Performance

  • Miller Learning Center

    Improv Athens

    (Room 214) Improv Athens presents a night of comedy and improv.

Sunday, November 17

1 event

Performance

  • The Classic Center

    7 p.m. $40–80. www.classiccenter.com

    Mannheim Steamroller Christmas

    Join the celebration as Mannheim Steamroller Celebrates 35 years of holiday magic. Experience a performance from the #1 Christmas music artist in history, Chip Davis, and for the first time ever, hear the entire album that started it all.