115 Grady Avenue

Athens, Georgia 30601

115 Grady Avenue

Athens, Georgia 30601

The Preacher’s Wife: Special Event

Special Event Preacher's WifeThe Players have planned a special trip to the Alliance Theatre and we want you to join us! Town & Gown veteran, Tituss Burgess, has written his first musical and it’s making its world premier in Atlanta. Based on the 1996 film starring Whitney Houston and Denzel Washington, The Preacher’s Wife will feature Amber Riley (Glee, The Wiz Live!) and Loretta Devine (Grey’s Anatomy, Waiting to Exhale) and make its debut on the Coca-Cola Stage at the Alliance.

Town & Gown has procured a block of excellent seats in the center balcony for the matinee on Sunday, May 26th. To make this a fun and relaxing experience, we’ve also arranged for a pre-show brunch and transportation to and from the theatre. Our tentative schedule is:

11:00 am – Brunch in the Arcadia Garden at Town & Gown
12:00 pm – Board the motorcoach for the drive to Atlanta
1:45 pm – Arrive at the Alliance Theatre

2:30 pm – Curtain rises on The Preacher’s Wife
5:30 pm – Begin the return trip to Athens
7:00 pm – Arrive back at Town & Gown

The price per person is $140.00, which includes brunch, transportation, and your ticket to the show.

Tickets are VERY limited but we still have some great seats left. To reserve your spaces, please fill out this form: https://forms.gle/bgmGipzcUnHcTRjY6 Tickets will be distributed on a first come, first served basis. We must have your reservation request no later than Monday, May 20th.

Questions? Email our Development Chair, Amy Miller, at development@townandgownplayers.org.

Show Dates:

  • May 26, 2024   11:00 am

Admission:
$140.00

Address: 115 Grady Avenue, Athens, GA 30601

The Icarus Monologues

Icarus Monologues June 28-30
The Icarus Monologues
Written and Directed by Libby Grace Garrett

Stories have been warped since time began. Twisted and turned into something they are not. The Icarus Monologues explores how stories have been twisted by their tellers, and history by its winners, through the medium of Greek gods and goddesses. Join this old cast of characters through a new lens, and journey into history (re)told.

Show Dates:
Friday, June 28, 2024   8:00pm
Saturday, June 29, 2024   8:00pm
Sunday, June 30, 2024   2:00pm

Admission:
$5 for Adults

Address: 115 Grady Avenue, Athens, GA 30601

The Hello Girls

Written by Cara Reichel and Peter Mills 
Directed by Joshua Darnell
Musical Direction by Jonathan Sparks

Show Dates: June 7-9 and 13-16, 2024

Set during World War I, this raucous and beautiful musical tells the story of the U.S. Army’s first female telephone operators unit. Their service shattered barriers, saved lives, and paved the way for generations of women in the Armed Services. An ever-changing world is on the line–will you answer the call?

Pride and Prejudice

Adapted by Jon Jory
Directed by Christine Carpenter

Audition Dates: June 10 and 11, 2024
Show Dates: August 9-11 and 15-18, 2024

In a world where women are expected to be seen and not heard, Jane Austen’s female characters missed the memo. Join us as we take a turn about the room, fall in and out of love, and most importantly, enjoy the wit and candor of Elizabeth Bennet, one of literature’s most empathetic heroines.