North Georgia happenings
“A Christmas Carol” set to run at the Elm Street Cultural Arts Village in Woodstock
|Three ghosts haunt Scrooge in Woodstock’s Elm Street Cultural Arts Village production of "A Christmas Carol." Photo courtesy of Jillian Melko|
By Jillian Melko
In Woodstock, Elm Street Cultural Arts Village in partnership with The Table Store presents their annual holiday tradition with a new and exciting twist. This year Elm Street will be staging a musical adaptation of the popular Dickens’ classic, “A Christmas Carol.”
The show is scheduled to run from December 8-24 on Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. The Elm Street Cultural Arts Village is located at 8534 Main Street in Woodstock, GA 30188. More information at www.elmstreetarts.org.
North Georgia Happenings
|Cutline: “A Christmas Story, the Musical,” to be presented at Pickens County High School Performing Arts Center. Photo by Ross Galbreath|
Dec. 8-9 – 7 p.m. Saturday matinee 2 p.m. “A Christmas Story, the Musical,” presented by Fx Theatrical Production/NGAC at Pickens County High School Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $10 in advance at FX Hair Design and Color Studio, 706-253-5188, or $12 at the door.
Dec 8-9 – 5 - 9 p.m. Christmas by Candlelight at the Chief Vann House in Chatsworth. Explore a 19th century Christmas in one of America’s best-preserved Cherokee Indian homes. Cost $5.50 - $6.50. For more information, go to: https://explore.gastateparks.org/events?p=102 Phone 706-695-2598
Dec 9 – 7:30 a.m. - noon Jasper Farmers Market in the Chamber of Commerce Building off Hwy 53
Dec 9 – 10 a.m. - 3p.m. Pickens Animal Rescue Small dogs and puppies adoption at Petsense, 28 Bill Wigington Parkway Suite A-107, Jasper (across from Kroger) https://www.pickensanimalrescue.org/ 706-692-2772
Dec 12 – 10 a.m. – noon Goodwill Job Fair at the Career Center inside the store, 66 S 400 Center Lane, Dawsonville, 706-344-3409. More than a dozen companies to interview on site. Professional, appropriate dress recommended. Bring copies of resumes. Worksource Georgia Mobile Training available to provide resume assistance and skills/interest assessment. Pre-registration available at www.careerconnector.org. Participants will receive a 25% off coupon for Goodwill Store purchases on the day of the event.
Dec 16-17 North Georgia Barber Shop Singers, Cumming Playhouse, Cumming. https://www.playhousecumming.com/
Dec 22 -“Messiah” with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Chorus, Atlanta Symphony Hall. https://atlantasymphonyorchestra.ticketliquidator.com/
Thru Dec 21 Tate House Christmas Open House Tours – Mansion Tours only, Bistro Lunch Tours, Dinner Music Tours. More info at https://www.tatehouse.com/christmas-open-house/. Reservations, except for Mansion tours required at https://www.tatehouse.com/christmas-tour-reservations/.
Thru Dec 23 – Dahlonega – Old Fashioned Christmas Carolling, entertainment, wine sampling and live theatre Christmas events on the calendar. More info at https://dahlonegachristmas.wordpress.com/.
Thru Dec 28 - Atlanta Ballet’s Nutcracker, Fox Theatre, Atlanta https://foxtheatre.org/