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Culture notes: Horizon Theatre announces ‘13 season; Atlanta Baroque plays ‘Amersterdam’ program

Catching up on season announcements

Horizon Theatre recently announced its 2013 season, which already had kicked off with an encore of the comedy hit “The Waffle Palace” (through March 17).

The remainder of the lineup: Karen Zacarias’ comedy “The Book Club Play” (May 17-June 23), Marcus Gardley’s fantastical whodunit “Every Tongue Confess” (July 12-Aug. 18) and “Third Country,” Atlanta playwright Suehyla El-Attar’s new work inspired by refugee resettlement in Clarkston (fall 2013).

In case you missed them, here are some other recently announced 2013-14 lineups …

  • The Atlanta Opera: Giacomo Puccini’s “Tosca” (Oct. 5-13), Charles Gounod’s “Faust” (March 8-16, 2014) and Gioachino Rossini’s “The Barber of Seville: (April 26-May 4, 2014).
  • Broadway in Atlanta: “Ghost” (Nov. 5-10), “The Book of Mormon” (Jan. 28-Feb. 9, 2014), “Once,” (March 4-9, 2014), “The Lion King” (April 10-27, 2014), “American Idiot” (exact dates to be determined during week of April 28, 2014) and “Evita” (June 3-8, 2014). www.
  • Theater of the Stars: “Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story” (July 9-14), “Cats” (July 23-28), “Dreamgirls” (Aug. 2-11), “Anything Goes” (Aug. 20-25) and “Disney’s ‘The Little Mermaid’” (Jan. 10-20, 2014). Special presentation offered outside the subscription package: “Stomp” (Sept. 23-29). HOWARD POUSNER

Baroque journey to Amsterdam

If winter in Atlanta is giving you the blahs, consider visiting “Winter in Amsterdam,” a concert being presented by the Atlanta Baroque Orchestra, 4 p.m. Sunday at Roswell Presbyterian Church. Including two works by Vivaldi, the diverse program recognizes Amsterdam’s role as the publisher of much of the music of Europe starting in the 1700s. Pre-concert talk, 3:15 p.m. $20 advance, $25 day of show; 65 and up, $15 and $20; students with ID, $10. 755 Mimosa Blvd., Roswell. 770-557-7582, HOWARD POUSNER

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