Arts – Visual & Performing

Holiday Concerts to be held at DC Courthouse

The Douglas County Board of Commissioners through the Department of Communications and Community Relations will be hosting the 19th annual Christmas concerts in the Douglas County Courthouse. Chorus groups from schools throughout Douglas County will be performing on the Grand Staircase of the Courthouse Atrium beginning Wednesday, November 29through Friday, December 15th.  The concerts are scheduled to…

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West Atlanta Douglas Choral Society Christmas Concert

West Atlanta Douglas Choral Society

The Family Christmas Variety Concert returns for 30th year The West Atlanta / Douglas Choral Society (WADCS), Inc., will present its 30th traditional “The Family Christmas Variety Concert” for the community on Tuesday, December 5, at 8:00 pm. The show will take place at at The Douglas County High School Performing Arts Hall (Mashburn Theater),…

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Main Street Douglasville T-Shirt design Contest

Main Street Douglasville T-Shirt design Contest

Main Street awarding $500 for T-Shirt design, beginning December 2017 The 2018 Main Street Douglasville T-Shirt Design Contest is underway. December 31 is the deadline for submissions. Submit your original artwork and graphic design and your design may be chosen for use on the 2018 Main Street Douglasville T-Shirt. The winner will receive $500 cash,…

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Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa Claus

Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa Claus- Bright Star United Methodist Church

November 16th-18th Bright Star United Methodist Church 3715 Bright Star Road, Douglasville  The Starfish Players present Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus, by Pat Cook, produced with special arrangement with Eldridge Publishing Co.The play will take place nightly at 7:30pm and on Saturday, November 18th will be a 2pm matinee. Tickets are $5…

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Airbrush Workshop with Don Hall at Uncorked

Airbrush Workshop with Don Hall

WHEN YOU HEAR THE WORD “AIRBRUSH”, you may automatically think of application on t-shirts, motorcycles and the like, BUT THINK AGAIN… The Villa Rica Arts Coalition invites aspiring and seasoned artists… to participate in an Introduction to Airbrush Workshop by Don Hall on Thursday, November 9, from 7pm – 9pm at Uncorked on Main (129…

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Cultural Arts Council director issues statement about departure

Davina Grace Hill

Davina Grace Hill has announced her departure from the Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County as of October 11, 2017. As she announced her departure, she issued the following statement. When I moved to Douglasville from Maryland three and a half years ago I found a more challenging situation than expected. Since then and now I…

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Courthouse Art Gallery sets 2018 Schedule

Courthouse Art Gallery sets 2018 Schedule

The Douglas County Department of Communications and Community Relations has released the schedule for the 2018. In its 14th season, the program will continue to celebrate local artists each month by hosting their work on the third floor of the Courthouse. Each month has a specific theme. The first four months continue the tradition of…

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Altered Realities: A Photography Exhibition

Altered Realities: A Photography Exhibition

The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County presents an unusual photography exhibit showcasing three southeastern artists who use their images to depict a world beyond what the camera lens shoots. The show is called “Altered Realities”. Using unique printing or processing techniques, editing, overlays, and assemblage, photographers David Diodate, Emma Elaine and Lola Scott explore interpret…

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List of Concerts 2017-2018

Concerts 2017-2018

Atlanta Metro & West Georgia Concerts CONCERTS LISTED BY DATE   November Nov. 16 The Legend Of Zelda Symphony Of The Goddesses • Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre Nov. 16 JOHNNYSWIM • Tabernacle Nov. 17 An Evening with Randy Newman • Atlanta Symphony Hall Nov. 17 The Shins • Coca-Cola Roxy Nov. 18 Exile • Mill…

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NOVAS 2017: National Open Visual Arts Show

NOVAS

Sculptor Joel Yawn The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County will exhibit the annual National Open Visual Arts Show or “NOVAS” in September. The exhibit kicks off with an opening reception sponsored by Forrester’s Creative Studio & Makerspace and hosted by the Douglas County Art Guild on Thursday, September 7th from 6 until 8 p.m., at…

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