Georgia’s own Phillip Phillips, winner of the latest season of “American Idol,” will join the rest of the Top 10 finishers for “American Idol” Live at the Gwinnett Arena on Sunday, Aug. 5. Photo: Getty Images
Stage: Aurora Theatre in Lawrenceville offers a fresh take on “Sweet Charity,” the classic musical best known for the songs “Big Spender” and “If My Friends Could See Me Now.” It runs through Sept. 2.
Stage: Serenbe Playhouse’s premieres the musical “Time Between Us,” a tale of two best friends attempting to balance professional success and personal fulfillment across 30 years. The show continues through Aug. 18.
Stage: The bluegrass gospel musical “Smoke on the Mountain” has been a fixture at the now-shuttered Theatre in the Square, but the Atlanta Lyric Theatre has taken up the torch and will be performing the show at the Earl Smith Strand Theatre in Marietta. It runs through Aug. 5.
Stage: “The Adventures of High John the Conqueror” offers stories and