Arts on Tap

Arts on Tap

September 30th, 2011 in Chattnow Art

THEATER

ATHENS ARTS CENTER - Sue E. Trotter Theater, 320 N. White St., Athens, Tenn. 423-745-8781, www.athensartscouncil.org. "The Dixie Swim Club," 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday. $12 adults, $8 students.

BLUE RIDGE COMMUNITY THEATER - 420 W. Main St., Blue Ridge, Ga. 706-632-9223, www.BlueRidgeCommunityTheater.com.

* "Postmortem," 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. $18 adults, $16.20 seniors, groups $14.40, students $9.

* "Grace and Glorie," 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Oct. 7-8, 2 p.m. Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13-15, 2 p.m. Oct. 16.

CHATTANOOGA STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE - C.C. Bond Humanities Building, 4501 Amnicola Highway. 697-3246. "Friday Night Improv," comedy by second-year students from Professional Actor Training Program, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 7, Oct. 14, Oct. 28. Free but donations accepted.

CHATTANOOGA THEATRE CENTRE - 400 River St. Box office: 267-8534, www.theatrecentre.com. "Frankenstein," Youth Theatre production appropriate for grades 4-12), 7:30 p.m. today, 2:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; and other dates through Oct. 16. $8 Fridays, $10 Saturdays.

CUMBERLAND COUNTY PLAYHOUSE - Crossville, Tenn. All times Central. 931-484-5000, www.ccplayhouse.com.

* "Chicago," through Oct. 7. $22 adults, $21 seniors, $20 groups, $11 child/student.

* "Dreamgirls," through Oct. 14. $22 adults, $21 seniors, $20 groups, $11 child/student.

* "Smoke on the Mountain," through Oct. 29. $22 adults, $21 seniors, $20 groups, $11 child/student.

* "Dearly Departed," through Nov. 12. $24 adults, $23 seniors, $12 child/student.

ENSEMBLE THEATRE - 1918 Union Ave. (St. Andrews Center). 987-5141, www.ensembletheatreofchattanooga.com. "I Can't Think Straight: The Coming Out Experience," 7:30 p.m. Oct. 7, 2 p.m. Oct. 8, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 14, 2 p.m. Oct. 15, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 16, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21, 2 p.m. Oct. 22, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 23. $10 adults, $8 students.

LEE UNIVERSITY (DIXON CENTER) - 1053 Church St., Cleveland, Tenn. 423-614-8343, www.leeuniversity.edu/theatre. "The Big Bad Wolf Tells All," family presentation by the ShoWagon Theatre, 7 p.m. today. $5.

NORTHWEST GEORGIA TRADE & CONVENTION CENTER - 2211 Dug Gap Battle Road, Dalton, Ga. 706-272-7676, www.daltontradecenter.com. Comedy show by James Gregory, "The Funniest Man in America!" 7 p.m. Oct. 7. $32 reserved seats, $27 general admission.

VAUDEVILLE CAFE - 138 Market St. 517-1839. www.funnydinner.com.

* Today: "Mystery of Flight 148," 7 p.m., and stand-up comedy by Spanky Brown, 9:30 p.m. $26.50 adults, $14 children (show); $12 plus $5 drink/food minimum (adults-only stand-up).

* "Mystery at the Nightmare Office Party," 5:30 p.m.; "Mystery at the Redneck-Italian Wedding," 8 p.m.; and stand-up comedy by Spanky Brown, 10:30 p.m. $26.50/$14 (shows); $12 plus $5 drink/food minimum (adults-only stand-up).

* Each Thursday: "Mystery at the TV Talk Show," 7 p.m. $21.50 adults, $14 children (ages 3-11).

ARTISTS/EXHIBITS

ATHENS ARTS CENTER - 320 N. White St., Athens, Tenn. 423-745-8781, www.athensartscouncil.org. Work by Toneeke Runinwater Henderson, through Oct. 28.

AVA GALLERY - 30 Frazier Ave. 265-4282, www.avarts.org. Juried work of 13 emerging young artists from across the Southeast, through Oct. 14.

CATOOSA COUNTY LIBRARY - Old Mill Road at Benton Place, Ringgold, Ga. 706-965-3600. Friends of Catoosa County Library exhibit and sale of paintings by Garren Hall, through today.

CHATTANOOGA STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE - C.C. Bond Humanities Building, 4501 Amnicola Highway. 697-4400, www.chattanoogastate.edu. Art department faculty exhibition, through Oct. 15.

CHATTANOOGA STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE - Augusta R. Kolwyck Library, 4501 Amnicola Highway. 697-4448, www.chattanoogastate.edu. Hispanic Heritage Month display of art from St. Andrews Arts Academy, Battle Academy and the Hart Gallery Tennessee, through Oct. 15.

CHATTOOGA ACADEMY SCHOOLHOUSE MUSEUM - 304 N. Main St., LaFayette, Ga. 706-639-1519. Exhibit on 20th-century military photos, uniforms, letters and other items, through today.

COLONNADE - 264 Catoosa Circle, Ringgold, Ga. 706-935-9000, www.colonnadecenter.org. "Cloudscapes" by North Georgia Sky Painters, through Oct. 7.

GANNON ART GALLERY - 3250 Brainerd Road. 622-8236. Work by Sandy Washburn, Mike Shalett, Joanne Bradley, Sabine Collins, Barron Hall, William Marsh, Ellen Franklin and Lisa Norris, through Oct. 31.

HARRIS ART CENTER - 212 S. Wall St., Calhoun, Ga. Free admission. 706-629-2599, www.cgarts.org. "Beyond the Mountains: The Interior Life of Afghanistan," through May.

HUMANITIES CENTER - Lee University's Squires Recital Hall, 1120 N. Ocoee St., Cleveland, Tenn. 423-614-8690. Work by art professor Mary Mathias-Dickerson, through today.

HUNTER MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART - 10 Bluff View. Admission: $9.95 adults, $4.95 children. 267-0968. www.huntermuseum.org.

* "Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg," through Oct. 9.

* "Beverly Semmes: Starcraft," through Oct. 23.

IN-TOWN GALLERY - 26A Frazier Ave. 267-9214. www.intowngallery.com.

* Paintings by Gay Arthur, through today.

* Contemporary woodworks by Doug Barker, Saturday-Oct. 31. Opening reception, 5-8 p.m. Oct. 7.

McCALLIE SCHOOL - Hunter Fine Arts Center, 500 Dodds Ave. Work by teaching and retired members of Chattanooga Area Art Instructors, through today.

McMINN COUNTY LIVING HERITAGE MUSEUM - 522 W. Madison Ave., Athens, Tenn. Admission: $5 adult, $3 student or senior adult. 423-745-0329, www.livingheritagemuseum.com. Work by Shawndell Natter, through today.

MUSEUM CENTER AT FIVE POINTS - 200 E. Inman St., Cleveland, Tenn. Admission: $5 adults, $4 students and seniors. 423-339-5745, www.museumcenter.org. "Generations: Cherokee Language Through Art," through Oct. 15.

MY COLOR IMAGE BOUTIQUE & GALLERY - 330 Frazier Ave. 598-6202.

* Work by Savannah Jacobus, Ever Flanigan and Sandy Rabensburg, through today.

* Work by Lynn Harmon, Suzanne Huffman and Deidre Nehrenz, through Oct. 31. Opening reception, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday.

NORTH GEORGIA REGIONAL HERITAGE MUSEUM - 100 Gordon St. (railroad depot), Chickamauga, Ga. 706-375-4488. Exhibition honoring World War II veterans and their families, through today.

NORTH RIVER CIVIC CENTER - 1009 Executive Drive, Suite 102, Hixson. 870-8924. Work by the NRCC Life Drawing Workshop, through Nov. 30.

PLANET ALTERED - 48 E. Main St. 400-4100, www.planetaltered.com.

* Work by Susan Flieger Cresswell," through today.

* Work by Ashley Hamilton, through Oct. 31. Opening reception, 5-8 p.m. today.

REFLECTIONS GALLERY - 5600 Brainerd Road (Eastgate town Center). 892-3074. Work by Community Artists League members of Athens, Tenn., area, through Oct. 14.

RIVER GALLERY - 400 E. Second St. 265-5033, ext. 5. www.river-gallery.com.

* Work by Deborah Falls, Susan Levi-Goerlich and Natalia Margulis, through today.

* Work by Scott Hill and Ruth Koh, Saturday-Oct. 31. Opening reception, 6:30-8 p.m. Oct. 7.

SHUPTRINE FINE ART GROUP - 2646 Broad St. 266-4453, www.ShuptrineFineArtGroup.com. Work by Kathleen Mack, through Oct. 25.

TENNESSEE VALLEY RAILROAD MUSEUM - 4119 Cromwell Road. 894-8028 or www.tvrail.com. Photography by John W. Coniglio and artifacts from museum's history, through Nov. 5.

THE ART CENTER - 420 W. Main St., Blue Ridge, Ga. 706-632-2144, www.blueridgearts.net.

* Exhibit by participants in Plein Aire International Paint-Out, through today.

* "National Juried Nature & Fine Art Photography Exhibit," sponsored by Blue Ridge Mountain Photographers, through Oct. 9.

* "The Art of Carolyn Molder," exhibit of work by center's fourth-quarter artist-in-residence, Saturday-Jan. 6.