Fall 2020 Season

Presenting Our Fall 2020 Season!

Since we can’t produce in person, we are providing free, online productions for our GTA audiences.
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GTA Cabaret Series

Sep 18, Oct 16, & Nov 20, on YouTube

Showcasing the spectacular talent of our musical theatre students, this monthly series will bring a new themed cabaret of songs to lift your spirits, tug at your heartstrings, and comfort your soul. GTA’s Musical Theatre Program Director Rick Gomez will host live on our YouTube channel.

GTA New Play Festival

Oct 22-24, live on Zoom

A workshop of new plays by both professional playwrights and students, the GTA New Play Festival will feature two plays from established playwrights and a night of short plays from student writers. These shows will be developed over a two-week period and performed live for you on Zoom.

Jazz

By Nambi Kelley, adapted from the novel by Toni Morrison

Oct 22

Harlem, 1926. The city overflows with musicality and rhythm, and in the heart of it all is Violet—a middle-aged woman set on revenge. Her husband’s affair with a beautiful young woman sets off a series of violent events and unforgivable acts. Adapted from Toni Morrison’s stunning, award-winning novel. Directed by guest artist, Daniel Carlton.

Monster Girls at Sunshine Doughnuts

By Dani Herd

Oct 23

A Frankenstein’s monster, a vampire, and a werewolf walk into a doughnut shop… well, they walk into it because they work there. Meet Elsie, Louise, and Tally– the crew behind Sunshine Doughnuts! The monsters get a little bit more than they bargained for when they agree to host an after-hours party at the shop. Sometimes it really sucks how much the past can come back to bite you. Written by Atlanta playwright Dani Herd and directed by GTA Artistic Director Jayme McGhan.

Evening of Short Plays

By GTA students

Oct 24

The final night of the GTA New Play Festival is a collection of 10-minute short plays, written and directed by GTA students. With guidance from GTA faculty and New Play Festival guest artists, student plays will be developed and presented live on Zoom.

Henry V

By William Shakespeare, adapted by Elisa Carlson

Nov 13-16, on YouTube

Using an all-digital theatrical playground, Henry V will be streamed on GTA’s YouTube channel. Get ready to invite the intrigue of King Henry V into your living room! In a time of great political upheaval, this epic classic about power in all its forms seems more relevant than ever. Directed by GTA Professor Elisa Carlson.