Mar
20
Wed
Open Mic Comedy Night @ Earl Smith Strand Theatre
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Open Mic Comedy Night @ Earl Smith Strand Theatre | Marietta | Georgia | United States

Wednesday Nights: Open Mic Comedy

Come by on Wednesday nights to enjoy The Strand’s Open Mic Comedy Night: Show Up, Go Up. David Roper hosts this new avenue for local comedians to try new material and connect. Comedians only have to show up to go up, no audition or screening required. Due to the off-the-cuff nature of comedy, this event is 21+ to participate and attend, no exceptions.

Mar
21
Thu
Lumiere Lounge @ Earl Smith Strand Theatre
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Lumiere Lounge @ Earl Smith Strand Theatre | Marietta | Georgia | United States

As you sink into a plush couch or join a friend at a café table, the modern world seems to drift away as classic silent films quietly flicker in the background while a live pianist plays. The Lumière Lounge features specialty cocktails made with local Hometown Honey in addition to a full bar.

Mar
22
Fri
GA Metro Dance Presents the Comedy Ballet, Coppélia and the Magical Toy Shop @ The Jennie T. Anderson Theatre at the Cobb Civic Center
Mar 22 – Mar 24 all-day
GA Metro Dance Presents the Comedy Ballet, Coppélia and the Magical Toy Shop @ The Jennie T. Anderson Theatre at the Cobb Civic Center

Enjoy the beauty and enchantment of ballet. Georgia Metropolitan Dance Theatre (GMDT) is pleased to present a classic ballet comedy, Coppélia and the Magical Toy Shop. Let your imagination run wild when toys come to life!

Ballet’s great comedy tells the story of a clever young girl named Swanhilda, her sweetheart Franz, the beautiful mechanical doll Coppélia, and an eccentric toymaker, Dr. Coppelius, who dreams of making a doll come to life. It’s a hilarious tale of love, jealousy and mistaken identities!

With four performances, Coppélia and the Magical Toy Shop, is a delightful ballet the whole family can enjoy! Tickets are on sale now.

Friday, March 22 @ 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 23 @ 2 pm & 7:30 pm
Sunday, March 24 @ 2 pm

Mar
23
Sat
Dinner and a Show – Blithe Spirit @ The Vineyard Café and Dinner Theatre
Mar 23 @ 6:30 pm
Dinner and a Show –  Blithe Spirit @ The Vineyard Café and Dinner Theatre

Tickets are on sales now for the smash comedy hit of the London and Broadway stages Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward who also authored Private Lives .

Tickets are $42 plus tax and seating is very limited so they will need to be purchased at least 24 hours in advance. We can take credit card information in person or over the phone and will email you a confirmation number. Call 678-581-3771 to purchase tickets.

The Menu:
Salad and Rolls
Roasted Pork Tenderloin with a Rosemary Mushroom Gravy
Shepherd’s Pie (Vegetarian)
Peas
Carrots
Something yummy for dessert as usual

The Plot:
Skeptical novelist Charles Condomine invites self-proclaimed medium Madame Arcati to his home for a séance, hoping to gather material for a new book. When the hapless psychic accidentally summons the spirit of Condomine’s late wife, Elvira, his home and life are quickly turned into a shambles as his wife’s ghost torments both himself and his new bride, Ruth.

Mar
24
Sun
Dinner and a Show – Blithe Spirit @ The Vineyard Café and Dinner Theatre
Mar 24 @ 5:30 pm
Dinner and a Show –  Blithe Spirit @ The Vineyard Café and Dinner Theatre

Tickets are on sales now for the smash comedy hit of the London and Broadway stages Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward who also authored Private Lives .

Tickets are $42 plus tax and seating is very limited so they will need to be purchased at least 24 hours in advance. We can take credit card information in person or over the phone and will email you a confirmation number. Call 678-581-3771 to purchase tickets.

The Menu:
Salad and Rolls
Roasted Pork Tenderloin with a Rosemary Mushroom Gravy
Shepherd’s Pie (Vegetarian)
Peas
Carrots
Something yummy for dessert as usual

The Plot:
Skeptical novelist Charles Condomine invites self-proclaimed medium Madame Arcati to his home for a séance, hoping to gather material for a new book. When the hapless psychic accidentally summons the spirit of Condomine’s late wife, Elvira, his home and life are quickly turned into a shambles as his wife’s ghost torments both himself and his new bride, Ruth.

Mar
26
Tue
AUDITION ANNOUNCEMENT: High School Musical, JR @ Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre
Mar 26 all-day
AUDITION ANNOUNCEMENT: High School Musical, JR @ Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre

Disney’s High School Musical, JR at The Strand Theatre
Spring 2019 Audition Announcement

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The Strand’s summer junior show for 2019 will be Disney’s High School Musical, Jr.

AGES: Rising 8th through 12th grade. A max of 30 will be cast. There are also 6 production spots for those interested in learning about that side of the show process. (directing, stage managing, technical theatre, etc.)

AUDITION DATE: Tuesday, March 26th at 6pm

CALLBACKS: TBD

COST: $300. If you sign up to audition by March 5th, you receive a discounted price of $250. Price includes 4 tickets to opening night. There will be a tuition deadline once cast. Scholarships are available. Contact education@strandmarietta.org for information on the scholarship application process.

SHOW TICKETS: Tuition includes 4 tickets to opening night. Additional tickets are $10.

REHEARSAL SCHEDULE: Rehearsals will be held Monday through Friday, June 3 thru June 20 from 10am to 3pm. Tech week rehearsals may run longer.

SHOW DATES:
Friday, June 21 @ 8pm
Saturday, June 22 @ 8pm
Sunday, June 23 @ 3pm
Call is typically 2 hours prior. All cast members should expect to stay after the last show to help with striking.

PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT: Parent or guardian involvement in a student’s education is a crucial part of that student’s success. Parents or guardians will be expected to volunteer at some point during the process. There will be an option to op out of volunteer participation for a $50 fee. A parent/guardian meeting will be scheduled after casting is complete for further information.

CAST AUDITION REQUIREMENTS: Bring a headshot and resume. The audition process will cover singing, acting, and dancing. You will need to prepare a song with an accompaniment track and monologue; each can be no longer than a minute for a total max of two minutes. You will be taught a dance combination at the audition. The dance audition will begin promptly at 6:00 pm. Individual vocal and acting auditions will be immediately after and in the order of initial arrival.

PRODUCTION AUDITION REQUIREMENTS: If you are solely interested in learning about production (directing, stage managing, technical theatre, etc.) you will need to sign up for an interview, and will not need to complete the cast audition. Tuition is the same.

Trivia Night @ Two Birds Taphouse
Mar 26 @ 8:00 pm
Trivia Night @ Two Birds Taphouse | Marietta | Georgia | United States

Hooray for Trivia Tuesday at 8pm at Two Birds Taphouse! Bring your friends and enjoy trivia drink specials!

Mar
27
Wed
Open Mic Comedy Night @ Earl Smith Strand Theatre
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Open Mic Comedy Night @ Earl Smith Strand Theatre | Marietta | Georgia | United States

Wednesday Nights: Open Mic Comedy

Come by on Wednesday nights to enjoy The Strand’s Open Mic Comedy Night: Show Up, Go Up. David Roper hosts this new avenue for local comedians to try new material and connect. Comedians only have to show up to go up, no audition or screening required. Due to the off-the-cuff nature of comedy, this event is 21+ to participate and attend, no exceptions.

Mar
28
Thu
Lumiere Lounge @ Earl Smith Strand Theatre
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Lumiere Lounge @ Earl Smith Strand Theatre | Marietta | Georgia | United States

As you sink into a plush couch or join a friend at a café table, the modern world seems to drift away as classic silent films quietly flicker in the background while a live pianist plays. The Lumière Lounge features specialty cocktails made with local Hometown Honey in addition to a full bar.

Mar
30
Sat
Dinner and a Show – Blithe Spirit @ The Vineyard Café and Dinner Theatre
Mar 30 @ 6:30 pm
Dinner and a Show –  Blithe Spirit @ The Vineyard Café and Dinner Theatre

Tickets are on sales now for the smash comedy hit of the London and Broadway stages Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward who also authored Private Lives .

Tickets are $42 plus tax and seating is very limited so they will need to be purchased at least 24 hours in advance. We can take credit card information in person or over the phone and will email you a confirmation number. Call 678-581-3771 to purchase tickets.

The Menu:
Salad and Rolls
Roasted Pork Tenderloin with a Rosemary Mushroom Gravy
Shepherd’s Pie (Vegetarian)
Peas
Carrots
Something yummy for dessert as usual

The Plot:
Skeptical novelist Charles Condomine invites self-proclaimed medium Madame Arcati to his home for a séance, hoping to gather material for a new book. When the hapless psychic accidentally summons the spirit of Condomine’s late wife, Elvira, his home and life are quickly turned into a shambles as his wife’s ghost torments both himself and his new bride, Ruth.