Arts and Entertainment

‘Iconic Augusta’ among the exhibitions opening the first week of January

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 04 Jan 2023 · Comments Off on ‘Iconic Augusta’ among the exhibitions opening the first week of January

A roundup of arts’ receptions and calls for art in the Augusta area for the first two weeks in January.

Photojournalism: Painted guitars and murals in Thomson

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 04 Jan 2023 · 1

A photo story from downtown Thomson, Ga.

Mini Theatre play salutes Godfather of Soul

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 01 Jan 2023 · Comments Off on Mini Theatre play salutes Godfather of Soul

The Augusta Mini Theatre will present a tribute to James Brown in “The Man, The Music, The Legend.”

Poison Peach XIV screens horror, history flicks

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 28 Dec 2022 · Comments Off on Poison Peach XIV screens horror, history flicks

Poison Peach Film Festival XIV will be Jan. 7-8, 2023.

Storyland Theatre production to air locally

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 27 Dec 2022 · Comments Off on Storyland Theatre production to air locally

Storyland Theatre’s animated musical “The Emperor’s New Clothes” will be aired New Year’s weekend.

Broad Street Beat: Christmas songs have Augusta ties

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 22 Dec 2022 · Comments Off on Broad Street Beat: Christmas songs have Augusta ties

Christmas music is tied to the Augusta area through several artists.

Photojournalism: Celtic Angels Christmas in Evans

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 20 Dec 2022 · Comments Off on Photojournalism: Celtic Angels Christmas in Evans

Photos from Tuesday’s matinee performance of Celtic Angels Christmas

John Berry finds joy at Christmas

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 15 Dec 2022 · Comments Off on John Berry finds joy at Christmas

GRAMMY-Award winning singer John Berry will be in concert Dec. 18.

About Town with Francie: Aort Reed spreads good art VIBEs

By Francie Klopotic · 14 Dec 2022 · 1

Aort Reed’s monthlong exhibition wowed columnist Francie Klopotic.

Morris Museum marks 30th anniversary

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 11 Dec 2022 · Comments Off on Morris Museum marks 30th anniversary

The Morris Museum of Art has highlighted the art and artists of the American South for 30 years.

Behold the Star performance set for Dec. 17

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 11 Dec 2022 · Comments Off on Behold the Star performance set for Dec. 17

Creative Impressions will present its Christmas program, Behold the Star, on Dec. 17.

Augusta Chorale to perform its first concert since pandemic

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 08 Dec 2022 · Comments Off on Augusta Chorale to perform its first concert since pandemic

The Augusta Chorale with the Aiken Civic Orchestra and guest performing group, Creative Impressions, will be in concert Dec. 11.

‘Christmas Carol’ musical is loving tribute to longtime director

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 03 Dec 2022 · Comments Off on ‘Christmas Carol’ musical is loving tribute to longtime director

Debi Ballas directed “A Christmas Carol: The Musical” for more than a decade. Now her daughter will bring it to the Imperial Theatre stage.

Exhibition turns lens on area artists

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 30 Nov 2022 · Comments Off on Exhibition turns lens on area artists

Several arts exhibitions are planned for the month of December including a unique multi-artist event featuring the photographs of Drake White.