Margery Williams’ classic story of a stuffed toy rabbit made real by a boy’s enduring love is brought to life on stage. This musical captures all the tenderness and magic of the original story. The audience will laugh at the antics of the living rabbits and cry when the Velveteen Rabbit lies discarded in the rubbish heap. This charming tale of love and devotion will be an unforgettable theatrical experience for the whole family. Tickets: $13 adult/ $10 youth. Sponsored by Statesboro ENT and Thigpen, Lanier, Westerfield & Deal CPAsPURCHASE TICKETS
Orphaned Oliver Twist goes from mistreatment in the London workhouses to falling in with a gang of pickpockets led by the roguish Fagin, the kindhearted Nancy, and the menacing Bill Sykes, before finally finding a home, in Lionel Bart's musical adaptation of the Charles Dickens novel. Auditions for the Youth Theater summer production will be held April 26 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.READ MORE
It’s going to be hot at the Averitt during our All Fired Up Pottery Sale May 1-3. Pottery, ceramic artwork and other original artwork created by GSU and Averitt faculty, students, and established local artists will be on sale. There will be a Friends of the Arts preview on Thursday evening, May 1 from 6 to 8 p.m. Then on Friday, the sale opens to the public from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and continues Saturday, May 3, from 9 to 12:30. So stop by the Averitt May 1-3 and get all fired up!
Another exciting summer of camps is on its way with Art, Glorious, Art! at the Averitt. Choose from art, ceramic, theater and ballet - or choose them all! Learn to decorate cupcakes, make your own CD, or be a princess for a week. You'll find old favorites and new adventures this summer. Registration is underway now, so don't delay! Many of our camps fill up fast.SUMMER CAMPS
Artists from across the state will celebrate Georgia farms and farmers in this statewide juried invitational exhibition using Georgia farms and produce as the the theme. Sponsored by Steve and Debra Chester, the exhibition will be on display through May 3, 2014.