Calendar of Events for Southwest Arts Center

November 2014
September 16, 2014 - November 08, 2014
 

SWAC Fall Classes

Continuing through Saturday, November 8

Southwest Arts Center offers a variety of classes in dance, music, theater, and visual arts for all ages and skill levels.  Registration for the fall session has ended.

October 07, 2014 - November 07, 2014
 

Fulton County Southwest Arts Center is proud to welcome Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre Company for the 2014-2015 Season

May 28, 2014 (Atlanta, GA) – Artistic Director Kenny Leon and True Colors Theatre Company are proud to announce its 2014-2015 season, opening in October with August Wilson's personal story How I Learned What I Learned co-conceived… More »

October 07, 2014 - November 02, 2014
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Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre Company presents How I Learned What I Learned

Performance Theater

Tuesday, October 7 – Sunday, November 2, 8:00 pm plus 2:30 pm matinees on Saturday and Sunday

August Wilson’s How I Learned What I Learned charts one man’s journey of self-discovery through adversity and what it… More »

October 10, 2014 - November 07, 2014
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SWAC Exhibition: Timing

Black Box

Friday, October 10, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm (opening reception)

Saturday, October 11 – Friday, November 7

Timing: is an invitational exhibition exploring and interpreting rhythm and sound. The exhibition asks artists to express… More »

November 04, 2014
 

General Elections Voting Site for Fulton County Department of Voter Registration & Elections

Theater Lobby

Tuesday, November 4, 7:00 am – 7:00 pm

For more information, call 404.612.3130.

November 06, 2014 - November 09, 2014
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Mary B. Morrison, Inc. presents Single Husbands

Performance Theater

Thursday, November 6 – Sunday, November 9, 8:00 pm, 2:00 pm & 8:00 pm Saturday, 3:00 pm Sunday

This adults-only play has been described as “the ultimate feast of lust, love, and irony . . . sizzles with tension… More »

November 09, 2014
 

SIDPo Productions presents DIY Film Workshop

Black Box

Sunday, November 9, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

During this workshop, 5-7 panelists will provide a range of critical information on how to “do it yourself” in the “hard knocks” film industry.  For more information, visit www.sidpoproductions.com.

November 14, 2014 - November 16, 2014
 

New African Grove presents American Menu

Black Box

Friday, November 14 – Sunday, November 16, 8:00 pm, 2:00 pm & 8:00 pm Saturday, 3:00 pm Sunday

Five Black kitchen workers at a segregated lunch counter are forced to engage in painful self-examination.  See More »

November 14, 2014 - November 16, 2014
 

Monique Shaw’s The Secrets We Keep – The Play

Performance Theater

Friday, November 14 – Sunday, November 16, 8:00 pm

This inspirational story revolves around Genesis and Sydni, who have been married for seven years and are pregnant with twins – a boy and a girl. Just when they… More »

November 14, 2014
 

M.G. Skillman Herstory Educational Scholarship Fund, Inc. presents Gloria Rolando’s “Re-embarque”

Black Box

Friday, November 14, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm


This new film directed by Gloria Rolando explores the Haitian-Cuban experience during the 20th century.  Events will include a light lunch, panel discussion, and talkback with the… More »

November 14, 2014 - November 16, 2014
 

New African Grove Theater presents Boxing Memories

Black Box

Friday, November 14, 8:00 pm

Saturday, November 15, 2:00 pm & 8:00 pm
Sunday, November 16, 2:00 pm

Cora Garrison has passed away and her daughters, Mavis and Anne, have come to her home to pack up her things.  Mavis and… More »

November 21, 2014 - January 10, 2015
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SWAC Exhibition: Small Works

Performance Theater Gallery

Friday, November 21, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
(opening reception)
Tuesday, November 25 – Friday, January 9, 2015, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
(Gallery is also open during events in the theater building.)

It is not unusual for… More »

November 22, 2014
 

Funk Jazz Kafe presents FJK Film and Music Festival

Performance Theater

Saturday, November 22, 10:00 am – 12:00 am


This film festival + music conference presents a unique program of proactive dialogue, networking, and documentary films. Panels and workshops sessions (from 10:00 am… More »

November 23, 2014
 

Rhonda Thomas & Marc Nelson Concert

Performance Theater

Sunday, November 23, 7:00 pm

Enjoy an evening of music by two of Atlanta’s up and coming vocalists.  See www.rhondasings.com for more information.

November 29, 2014 - November 30, 2014
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African-American Philharmonic Orchestra presents its 2014 Winter Concert

Performance Theater

Saturday, November 29, 6:00 pm
& Sunday, November 30, 4:00 pm

The much-beloved African-American Philharmonic Orchestra will highlight secular and traditional favorites as they celebrate the holiday season. Tickets… More »