The Atlanta Lyric Theatre

Upcoming Shows

2016-2017 Season

Million Dollar QuartetMillion Dollar Quartet
February 10 – 26, 2017
Jennie T. Anderson Theatre

Book by Floyd Mutrux and Colin Escott; Featuring the music of Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins
Produced as a co-production with Georgia Ensemble Theatre.

Million Dollar Quartet is the smash-hit Tony Award-winning musical inspired by the famed recording session that brought together rock ‘n’ roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for the first and only time. On December 4, 1956, history was made when these four young musicians gathered at Sun Records in Memphis for what would be one of the greatest impromptu jam sessions ever. It brings to light the extraordinary story of broken promises, secrets, and the once-in-a-lifetime celebration of four friends that is both poignant and heartwarming. Million Dollar Quartet brings that legendary night to life, featuring a score of rock hits including “Blue Suede Shoes,” “Fever,” “That’s All Right,” “Sixteen Tons,” “Great Balls of Fire,” “Walk the Line,” “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On,” “Who Do You Love?,” “Matchbox,” “Folsom Prison Blues,” “Hound Dog” and more. This thrilling musical brings you inside the recording studio with four major talents who came together as a red-hot rock ‘n’ roll band for one unforgettable night. Don’t miss your chance to be a fly on the wall of fame… at Million Dollar Quartet!

 

 

Blend: Forever Doo Wop

Wop bop a loo bop a wop bam boom..are you ready for a flash back to the doo wop era? Our Favorite A cappella group is back. You will feel like you are a part of the show as Blend brings classic hits such as Only You, Barbara Ann, Don’t Be Cruel, Amazing Grace and many more back to life in a new way!
Saturday, March 11, 8:00 PM
Doors open at 7:30 PM.
$25 Individual ticket. $125 VIP (seats up to 4 people and includes bottle of wine).
12 Powder Springs Street Marietta, GA

 

 

Swing of Spring Cabaret

Deb Bowman is back celebrating her 2nd  Annual “Swing of Spring,” Live at the Lyric Studio Theatre. Featuring her amazing Big Love Band: Arthur Turner on the keys, Craig Shaw on bass and Jared Lanham on percussion. Spend an evening with Cabaret master Deb, singing American Songbook standards, Broadway, Classics, and originals- all with a New York Cabaret flair. Saturday, March 25, 2017. 8:00 PM. Doors open at 7:30 PM. $25 Individual ticket. $125 VIP (seats up to 4 people and includes bottle of wine). 12 Powder Springs Street Marietta, GA

Jesus Christ SuperstarJesus Christ Superstar
April 7 – 23, 2017
Jennie T. Anderson Theatre

Lyrics by Tim Rice; Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber

It seems especially fitting that the first rock opera, created as a concept album at the end of the turbulent ’60s, should have at its center a social and political rebel. Jesus’ meteor-like rise in renown provides, as the title suggests, a parallel to contemporary celebrity worship. As his radical teachings are evermore embraced, Judas increasingly questions the enlightened motives of this new prophet, resulting in betrayal. Christ’s final days are dramatized with emotional intensity, thought-provoking edge and explosive theatricality. Propelled by a stirring score, by turns driving and majestic, satirical and tender, Jesus Christ Superstar illuminates the transcendent power of the human spirit with a passion that goes straight to the heart.

Disney's Beauty and the BeastDisney’s Beauty and the Beast
June 9 – 25, 2017
Jennie T. Anderson Theatre

Book by Linda Woolverton; Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice; Music by Alan Menken

Based on the Academy-Award winning animated feature, the classic story tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be transformed to his former self. But time is running out. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity. Disney’s Beauty and the Beast has become an international sensation that has played to over 35 million people worldwide in 13 countries.

*Season titles and dates subject to change.

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