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Support local artists: COVID-19 creates new opportunities for Theatre Macon

The cast of the play “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder
September 24, 2020
Theatre Macon, located in downtown Macon, is set to showcase “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” as a virtual performance Sept. 17-20. 

Theatre Macon’s Youth Artists’ Company presents “YAC Follies,” a musical showcase

Graphic provided by the Youth Artists Company.
February 26, 2020
The showcase is a mashup of songs from shows that have been performed by YAC in years past. 

Review: “Evil Dead: The Musical” could be the next cult favorite

Review: “Evil Dead: The Musical” could be the next cult favorite
November 5, 2019
Tired horror movie tropes, borderline offensive female characters and H.P. Lovecraft’s “Necronomicon” make for a combination so bad it’s good. “Evil Dead: The Musical” finally delivers the meta, parody-esque rendition we never knew we needed.

Off-Broadway production of “Frozen” comes to Macon 

Photo provided by Richard Frazier.
October 13, 2019
Being one of the first theatre groups to produce “Frozen, Jr.,” Theatre Macon has gained some celebrity attention. Brooklyn Nelson, the actor who plays young Elsa in the original Broadway production of “Frozen,” sent a short, 13-second video to Theatre Macon to wish them good luck during the run of their show. 

Mercer Theatre to present interactive improv show

The poster for
August 12, 2019
When Martin Noyes was looking for his next career move, he decided to combine the two things he loves most -- theatre and Dungeons & Dragons. Noyes will bring his two passions together as he returns to Tattnall Square Center for the Arts to present his show, “The Blessed Demon,” in August.

Mercer Artist: Britney DeRosa, stage manager

February 16, 2015

“They (audiences) watch and say, ‘Wow! How did they do that?’ I know how they do that.”  Britney DeRosa is no stranger to the stage, she just prefers to be behind the scenes. If you’ve seen...

Tattnall Square Center construction continues despite opening its doors

January 27, 2015

Tattnall Square Center for the Arts is finally open for classes. However, there's still construction work going on outside the building.  Although the building hosted its first major event last week as...

The Grand Opera House shows glimpse of King Arthur's reign

Credit: macon.com
October 23, 2014

Smoke pours out over the stage, the sound of drums and the swell of music fills the room as men in glistening armor march in a carefully choreographed formation; a man, a king, cries out in anguish at...

Organization Spotlight: Mercer Players

October 19, 2011

Throughout the years, the Mercer Players have continued to entertain students and faculty with their talents through plays and musicals. “I would say the goals and objectives are fostering an environment...

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