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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. 

Things to do in Macon this holiday season

Second-year students Nay Gordon and Sanaa Yusuf bundle up for the incoming winter months and discuss their holiday plans.
November 5, 2019
With the holiday season coming up, Macon is going to be a hotbed of artistic and cultural events. There will be activities for everyone, from festivals to food trucks to fire breathers, all in the heart of the city. 

Preview: 16th Annual Jazz and Art on Riverdale Festival

Graphic provided by Jazz & Arts on Riverdale
October 23, 2019
The Jazz Association of Macon will be hosting the event Oct. 26. Every year, musicians, artists and patrons gather to listen to music, eat food and celebrate the diverse art culture of Macon. 

Mercer Music at Capricorn to open with events in December

Senior Vice President for Marketing Communications and Chief of Staff Larry Brumley gives a tour of the newly restored Capricorn Sound Studio.
October 10, 2019
Once a recording spot for iconic groups such as the Allman Brothers Band and Wet Willie, the dilapidated Capricorn Records building saddened Macon’s rock fans for years. Now the studio will open for a second time this December.

Preview: Macon Wine and Arts Festival to feature boozy bake sale, celebrity chefs, cocktails and more

Graphic provided by the Macon Arts Alliance
September 25, 2019
The Festival was created by the Macon Arts Alliance in order to bring more attention to the art community in Macon and to draw people together.

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.

Five summer 2019 films you won’t want to miss

Five summer 2019 films you won't want to miss
April 23, 2019
There are many more great films coming out this summer, so this is just a taste of what’s to come. Be sure to catch these movies if you want to beat the heat for a few hours.

Preview: Argus Quartet to play at Wesleyan

Preview: Argus Quartet to play at Wesleyan
April 15, 2019

The renowned musicians of the “Argus Quartet” are coming to Macon on April 2 to deliver a performance at Wesleyan College. Their website calls the group “one of today’s most dynamic and versatile...

Preview: Singer-songwriter Lindsay Beaver comes to Macon

The Creek is located in The Rookery on Cherry Street.
April 10, 2019

There aren’t many artists that sing, write their own music and play the drums-- all at the same time. However, this is exactly what up-and-coming artist Lindsay Beaver can do. Beaver is currently on...

Middle Georgia Art Association Hosts an Exhibit and Competition with a “Macon” Theme

The Middle Georgia Art Association is located on Ingleside Ave.
March 27, 2019

The Middle Georgia Art Association (MGAA) is hosting a new art exhibit titled “Macon” from March 15 until April 12. The exhibit features both photography and paintings from artists all over Macon. The...

Special guided tour of historic Macon buildings to be led by the Historic Macon Foundation

The Hay House on Georgia Avenue is one of the stops on the Lights On Macon tour.
March 27, 2019

The Historic Macon Foundation (HMF) will be hosting a meet and greet event and a guided tour of Macon’s historic buildings on March 28 at 6 p.m. The tour will begin and end at the Sidney Lanier Cottage...

Joey Stuckey Album Release Party

Joey Stuckey plays a song from his new album on guitar.
March 11, 2019

A man of many talents, Joey Stuckey is not only a Mercer graduate and professor of Music Technology at Mercer, but he is also a nationally recognized musician. Stuckey has released over six albums, has...

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