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Friday, January 29, 2021

Q&A: Addae Moon wants to see the “Atlanta canon” birthed at Theatrical Outfit by Kelundra Smith

Addae Moon is passionate about bringing Atlanta stories to stages across the... The post Q&A: Addae Moon wants to see the “Atlanta canon” birthed at Theatrical Outfit appeared first …

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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Review: “RIP,” by Danielle Deadwyler at Synchronicity Theatre, tears at its seams by Kelundra Smith

It’s a funny thing walking into the theater for the first time... The post Review: “RIP,” by Danielle Deadwyler at Synchronicity Theatre, tears at its seams appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Friday, July 10, 2020

Racism claims shutter Serenbe Playhouse; Atlanta theater wonders what comes next by Kelundra Smith

The Black Lives Matter movement continues to impact major cities as institutions... The post Racism claims shutter Serenbe Playhouse; Atlanta theater wonders what comes next appeared first o…

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Tuesday, June 9, 2020

“Atlanta theaters, I need your imagination”: An essay from arts journalist Kelundra Smith by Kelundra Smith

Editor’s note: Kelundra Smith is an Atlanta-based arts journalist and theater critic who’s... The post “Atlanta theaters, I need your imagination”: An essay from arts journalist Ke…

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Review: Concept cripples storytelling in “Seize the King” at the Alliance Theatre by Kelundra Smith

“And thus I clothe my naked villany With old odd ends stolen... The post Review: Concept cripples storytelling in “Seize the King” at the Alliance Theatre appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Thursday, January 23, 2020

Six Angels Singing the ‘Blues’ by Kelundra Smith

The Harlem-set “Blues for an Alabama Sky” finally arrives in New York, with a juicy role that has attracted African-American actresses across the country.

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Review: Magic, wit of its Theatrical Outfit forbear goes missing in “The Wickhams” by Kelundra Smith

Many theaters spend the holiday season rotating through A Christmas Carol, It’s a... The post Review: Magic, wit of its Theatrical Outfit forbear goes missing in “The Wickhams” appear…

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Review: Theatrical Outfit world premiere “Safety Net” humanizes the opioid epidemic by Kelundra Smith

Turn on TV or the radio, scroll through any newsfeed, and it’s... The post Review: Theatrical Outfit world premiere “Safety Net” humanizes the opioid epidemic appeared first on ARTS AT…

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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Review: In True Colors Theatre’s third trip to Detroit, “Paradise” rightly turns sour by Kelundra Smith

Playwright Dominique Morisseau has often described herself as the scribe for her... The post Review: In True Colors Theatre’s third trip to Detroit, “Paradise” rightly turns sour appea…

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Review: In Alliance premiere, “Becoming Nancy” feels like just another teen musical by Kelundra Smith

The English suburb of East Dulwich lives up to its name, but... The post Review: In Alliance premiere, “Becoming Nancy” feels like just another teen musical appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Rebeca Robles uses Atlanta Theatre Club to put women front and center by Kelundra Smith

In Dry Land at Atlanta Theatre Club, two teenage girls find themselves... The post Rebeca Robles uses Atlanta Theatre Club to put women front and center appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

Theater Best Bets, June 20–23 by Kelundra Smith

Every week, our editors and guest writers give you their top six... The post Theater Best Bets, June 20–23 appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

This week in theater: June 17–21 by Kelundra Smith

Fox Theatre kicks off summer film series The Coca-Cola Summer Film Festival... The post This week in theater: June 17–21 appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Saturday, June 15, 2019

Theater Best Bets, June 13–16 by Kelundra Smith

Every week, our editors and guest writers give you their top six... The post Theater Best Bets, June 13–16 appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Saturday, June 8, 2019

Talented performers enliven Five Guys Named Moe at Theatrical Outfit by Kelundra Smith

The jukebox musical has evolved tremendously in the last 40 years. Shows... The post Talented performers enliven <em>Five Guys Named Moe</em> at Theatrical Outfit appeared first …

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

Theater Best Bets, June 6–9: Atlanta Fringe Festival Edition by Kelundra Smith

The Atlanta Fringe Festival is back for a sixth year and taking... The post Theater Best Bets, June 6–9: Atlanta Fringe Festival Edition appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Theater Best Bets, May 30–June 2 by Kelundra Smith

Every week, our editors and guest writers give you their top six... The post Theater Best Bets, May 30–June 2 appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Friday, May 24, 2019

Theater Best Bets, May 23–26 by Kelundra Smith

Every week, our editors and guest writers give you their top six... The post Theater Best Bets, May 23–26 appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Friday, May 17, 2019

Serenbe Playhouse’s Ragtime by Kelundra Smith

This week’s featured production photos are from Ragtime, staged by Serenbe Playhouse... The post Serenbe Playhouse’s <em>Ragtime</em> appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

Ride the Cyclone at the Alliance Theatre is a bizarre ride through the afterlife by Kelundra Smith

Summer is upon us, and one of the most beloved activities of... The post <em>Ride the Cyclone</em> at the Alliance Theatre is a bizarre ride through the afterlife appeared first …

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Native Gardens tills and uproots neighborly drama by Kelundra Smith

In the producers’ note for the play Native Gardens, Aurora Theatre cofounders... The post <em>Native Gardens</em> tills and uproots neighborly drama appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Vernal & Sere’s Spirits To Enforce turns theater nerds into superheroes by Kelundra Smith

The avant-garde is an art form meant to enhance reality in a... The post Vernal & Sere’s <em>Spirits To Enforce</em> turns theater nerds into superheroes appeared first on …

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Monday, May 6, 2019

Actor’s Express announces 32nd season, drama by the Oscar-winning writer of Moonlight by Kelundra Smith

Subscribers, donors and patrons gathered at the Solarium in Decatur for the... The post Actor’s Express announces 32nd season, drama by the Oscar-winning writer of <em>Moonlight</…

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Saturday, April 27, 2019

Shakespeare Tavern stages a Hamlet that embraces and defies tradition by Kelundra Smith

The Atlanta Shakespeare Company’s current production of Hamlet is a marathon that... The post Shakespeare Tavern stages a <em>Hamlet</em> that embraces and defies tradition app…

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Marietta Theatre Company’s You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown by Kelundra Smith

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Theatrical Outfit’s 2019–20 season marks Tom Key’s final year as artistic director by Kelundra Smith

Theatrical Outfit announced its 2019–20 season on opening night of its latest... The post Theatrical Outfit’s 2019–20 season marks Tom Key’s final year as artistic director appeared …

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Friday, April 12, 2019

Bullets Over Broadway at Georgia Ensemble Theatre by Kelundra Smith

Every week, the editors at ARTS ATL select a different production for... The post <em>Bullets Over Broadway</em> at Georgia Ensemble Theatre appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Exclusive: True Colors Theatre announces first season under new artistic director by Kelundra Smith

Only 3.4 percent of plays on American stages are written by women... The post Exclusive: True Colors Theatre announces first season under new artistic director appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Friday, April 5, 2019

Pipeline at Horizon Theatre goes deep into the jungle that is public school by Kelundra Smith

“If you’re an animal, we built the jungle.” Pipeline, by Dominique Morisseau,... The post <em>Pipeline</em> at Horizon Theatre goes deep into the jungle that is public scho…

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Theater Best Bets, April 4–7 by Kelundra Smith

Every week, our editors and guest writers give you their top six... The post Theater Best Bets, April 4–7 appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Aurora Theatre to stage three musicals, revive hit show for 2019–20 season by Kelundra Smith

Aurora Theatre has announced its 24th season, which will mark its final... The post Aurora Theatre to stage three musicals, revive hit show for 2019–20 season appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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All that Chat

2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 12, 2020: BROADWAY SHUTDOWN
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre