Stage: “Becky’s New Car” introduces audiences to Becky Foster, a modern day American everywoman stuck in middle age and middle management with no prospects for change. It’s the latest production from Georgia Ensemble Theatre and runs through Jan. 22 at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center.
Dance: Brooks & Company Dance takes us “Into the Dark Wood,” which explores the darker side of fairy tales. Performances at 8 p.m. Jan. 6 and 7 at the Balzer Theatre at Herren’s in downtown Atlanta.
Music: Pianist Dejan Lazic joins Robert Spano and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra for Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5 (“Emperor”). The orchestra also performs Elgar’s Symphony No. 1. Performances at 8 p.m. Jan. 5-7 at Atlanta Symphony Hall.
Stage: “The New Adventures of the Gingerbread Man,” from Atlanta’s All Hands