Chattanooga Now Arts Calendar - Nov. 7-13

Chattanooga Now Arts Calendar - Nov. 7-13

November 7th, 2013 by Staff Report in Chattanooga Now - Art


ARTS CENTER OF CANNON COUNTY - 1424 John Bragg Highway, Woodbury, Tenn. 615-563-2787 or 800-235-9073,

* "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," musical is a colorful retelling of the biblical story of Joseph, 7:30 p.m. CST Nov. 8-9, 2 p.m. Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15-16, 2 p.m. Nov. 17, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 22-23. $15 adults, $13 students/seniors, $12 groups.

BLUE RIDGE COMMUNITY THEATER - 420 W. Main St., Blue Ridge, Ga. 706-632-9223, "Tom Sawyer," classic coming-of-age tale of a young man in 19th-century Missouri, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8-9, 2 p.m. Nov. 10. $11 adults, $6 youth.

CHATTANOOGA THEATRE CENTRE - 400 River St. Box office: 267-8534,

* "Raggedy Ann and Raggedy Andy," folk dolls come to life in a playroom where magical events happen in MainStage production, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8, 2:30 p.m. Nov. 9-10, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15, 2:30 p.m. Nov. 16-17. $10.

* "The J Play," alphabet play by TheatreQuest for youngest theatergoers, 10:30 a.m. Nov. 9, Nov. 16 and Nov. 23. $5.

* Auditions for "The Odd Couple," roles available for men and women for both men's and women's versions, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 11-12 (show dates, Jan. 24-Feb. 16, 2014).

LEE UNIVERSITY (DIXON CENTER) - 1053 Church St., Cleveland, Tenn. 423-614-8343, "33 Variations," story of hope and reconciliation as composer Ludwig van Beethoven and musicologist Katherine Brandt face life-altering medical conditions, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 7-9. $10 adults, $7 seniors/students. Recommended for ages 13-up.

MILLENNIUM THEATRE - 128 E. Main St., Manchester, Tenn. 931-570-4489, "Monty Python's Spamalot," farcical holy-grail musical based on the original screenplay to the 1975 film, "Monty Python and the Holy Grail," 7:30 p.m. CST Nov. 8-9, 2 p.m. Nov. 10. $16 adults, $14 students/seniors/military.

THEATER FOR THE NEW SOUTH - 1151 W. 40th St. (South Chattanooga Recreation Center). "Circle Mirror Transformation," five people who come together for a weekly community center drama class learn more about themselves than acting, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8-9 and Nov. 14-17. $15 advance, $20 at door.

THEATRE SEWANEE - University of the South (Proctor Hill Theatre, Tennessee Williams Center), Sewanee, Tenn. 931-598-3260. "Ring Round the Moon," comedy with music features plots and counterplots involving ballet dancers, butlers, millionaires and other characters, 7:30 p.m. CST Nov. 8-9, 2 p.m. Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14-16. Free.


BARKING LEGS THEATER - 1307 Dodds Ave. 624-5347, Mise En Scenesters screening of film "Big Ass Spider," 9 p.m. Nov. 11. $7.

EAST RIDGE 18 - 5080 South Terrace. "Tosca," classic Puccini opera presented as part of The Met: Live in HD series, 12:55 p.m. Nov. 9 and 6:30 p.m. Nov. 13.

HAMILTON PLACE 10-17 - 2000 Hamilton Place Blvd. "Tosca," classic Puccini opera presented as part of The Met: Live in HD series, 12:55 p.m. Nov. 9 and 6:30 p.m. Nov. 13.


ARTCRAFTERS GALLERY - 1356 Market St., Dayton, Tenn. 775-1401. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. 775-1401 or "Expressions on Canvas & Fabric," exhibit of work in fabric by Edna Dorris and work in acrylic, watercolor and tissue paper by Sally Fleming, through Nov. 30. Opening reception, 1-3 p.m. Nov. 9.

ATHENS ARTS CENTER - 320 N. White St., Athens, Tenn. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays. Free admission. 423-745-8781, "Literary Visions," juried art competition/exhibit for residents of Bradley, McMinn, Meigs and Monroe counties in high school, college and open categories in which a title, line, theme or character from a literary work inspires an original piece of art, Nov. 7-Jan. 3. Opening reception, 6 p.m. Nov. 19.

AVA GALLERY - 30 Frazier Ave. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 265-4282, "Works by John Stone," exhibit by Best in Show winner in 2012 AVA Juried Members Exhibition, through Nov. 30.

April 13.

MARS THEATER - 117 N. Chattanooga St., LaFayette, Ga. 423-315-4335. Free.

* "A Passage in Time: Photographs of Old LaFayette Scenes and People," exhibit by photographer Wayne Summerlin, noon-5 p.m. Nov. 9.

NATIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR MUSEUM - Northgate Mall (next to Piccadilly Cafeteria), 5000 Hixson Pike. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday, 1-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. 877-2525. Exhibit examines exploits of America's heroes through photos, narratives, uniforms and artifacts from Revolutionary War through Iraqi Freedom. Free.

NORTH RIVER CIVIC CENTER - 1009 Executive Drive, Suite 102, Hixson. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Free. 870-8924. "The Whole Perspective," exhibit and sale of original two- and three-dimensional work by Regional Art Alliance members in a variety of mediums, through Nov. 29.

REFLECTIONS GALLERY - 6922 Lee Highway. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. 892-3074. Free. Exhibit of fine art landscapes from 22 East Tennessee and North Georgia artists, Nov. 7-Jan. 3. Opening reception, 4-7 p.m. Nov. 7.

RIVER GALLERY - 400 E. Second St. (Bluff View Art District), Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday and by appointment. Free. 265-5033, ext. 5.

* "Meditations," exhibit of paintings by Scott Hill and ceramic sculptures by Steve Olszewski, through Nov. 30.

* Demonstration of glass blowing by artist Jeff McKinley, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 9. Free.

* Demonstration of felt art by Lisa Klakulak, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 23. Free.

ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH - 305 W. Seventh St. Hours: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. 10 a.m.-noon Saturday and by appointment. 266-8195, "Icons in Transformation," 150-piece exhibit by Russia native, abstract modern artist Ludmila Pawlowska, through Nov. 9.