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Spamalot at the Holly Theater 7/11-13, 18-20, 25,27

11 Jul
Spamalot opens at the historic Holly Theater in Dahlonega, Georgia this weekend.spamalot
The musical is lovingly ripped off from the classic film comedy MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL, SPAMALOT retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, and features a bevy of beautiful show girls, not to mention cows, killer rabbits, and French people. The 2005 Broadway production won three Tony Awards, including “Best Musical,” and received 14 Tony Award nominations.
Come stay with us and attend the show,
Call 706-864-3759 for more information or to reserve/purchase tickets.

Moon Over Buffalo Playing at the Holly Theater- 2/21-3/9

20 Feb
Come stay with us and enjoy the Moon Over Buffalo playing at the Historic Holly Theater in Dahlonega.
Directed by Linda Thompson

February 21 – 23rd, 28 – March 2nd, & 7 – 9th  

February and Saturday shows at 8pm
Sunday Matinee at 2pm
Tickets:  Adults $18.00

This 2811comedy is a play within a play about – what else – a theatre company. It takes place – where else – Buffalo, NY.  The rep theatre company with its own “cast of characters” is quite confused about which play they are doing when Frank Capra is coming to see the show to help him cast his next movie star in an upcoming film.  Well, everything does not quite go as planned.

The Holly Theater is located at
69 West Main Street
just off the historic public square in downtown Dahlonega.
706.864.3759

Mame at the Holly Theater 12/6-8,12-15,19-22

24 Nov

Come stay with us and attend Mame at the Historic Holly Theater in Dahlonega. Thursday, Friday andmame Saturday shows at 8 pm and Sunday Matinee’s at 2pm.

Roaring Twenties socialite Mame Dennis teaches her orphaned nephew the nature of free living and free thinking, attempting to keep him from the clutches of the uptight world of his late father’s estate executor and, later, his fiancée.  David Rothel will be reprising his role as a director for the musical Mame. In a role made famous by Angela Lansbury (stage) and Lucile Ball (film), Mame is most well-known for the song We need a Little Christmas.

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers at the Holly Theater

18 Jul
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Directed by Jamie Fambrough
July 19 – 21st, 26 – 28th, & August 2 – 4th
Friday and Saturday shows at 8pm
Sunday Matinee at 2pm

Tickets:
Adults $18.00, Children & Students $12.00
Oregon in the 1850s is the setting of the stage version of the popular MGM movie of the same name and The Sobbin’ Women by Stephen Vincent Benet. The show harkens back to the glory days of the movie musical. Millie, a young bride, tries to civilize and marry off her six rowdy brothers-in-law, but the plan backfires when the brothers, in their enthusiasm, kidnap six gals from a neighboring town to be their brides.

The Odd Couple at the Holly Theater 1/11-13,18,19,20

11 Jan

The Odd Couple
Presented by The Company Players

January 11 – 13th, & 18 – 20th
 
Friday and Saturday shows at 8pm
Sunday Matinee at 2pmUnger and Madison are at it again! Florence Unger and Olive Madison that is, in Neil Simon’s hilarious contemporary comic classic: the female version of THE ODD COUPLE. Instead of the poker party, the ladies gather for Trivial Pursuit in Olive’s messy apartment. Late to arrive is the meticulous Florence Unger, just separated from her husband. As life would have it, the slob Olive and the clean freak Florence decide to live together with hilarious results.

Tickets:  $18.00 Adult

Holly New Year’s Eve Show & Gala

20 Dec
The Holly New Year’s Eve Show & Gala Monday, December 31st 8:00pm

 The Show!
 La Review features your favorite songs from Cabaret, Chicago, and Sweet Charity mixed with vintage favorites from the jazz era are performed by some of Atlanta and New Your City’s top talent. From the Broadway stage to touring across the US and Europe, DD&C’s cast have an impressive list of credits including Beauty and the Beast, The Boy from Oz, Chicago, Cabaret, and Tommy. Get ready, because we are more than delighted to present them dancing and singing at the Holly theater for the glamorous, glitzy, New Year’s Eve Gala. 

Show Tickets: Show Only $35.00 each

From the company that brought the Holly the acclaimed “Embraceable You”, DD&C proudly presents La Revue at The New Year’s Eve Gala at The Holly Theatre on December 31st @ 8:00pm. 
 

The Gala
 After the show, stay for the gala. Enjoy DJ Tommy Pirone (from the Lingo Lounge) and dance the night away. Enjoy delicious hor d’oeuvres all evening long, watch the “peach drop” on the big screen in the Main Stage, and enjoy a glass or two of bubbly at midnight. The Gala is a black tie optional, New Year’s Evening of fun. Enjoy the show, La Revue, and then stick around for the DJ & dancing, catered hor d’oeuvresall night, “peach drop” on the big screen, and bubbly at midnight. This Gala has it all!

 Gala Tickets: INCLUDES Show $75.00 each  

Dahlonega Old Fashioned Christmas Events

5 Dec

Stay with us and enjoy Dahlonega decorated for the holidays.

Dahlonega’s Old Fashioned Christmas is a celebration held through December 23, 2012, set into motion with the Lighting of the Square. A real home-town parade officially brought Santa to town the first Saturday in December. Plenty of other festive holiday events continue almost daily throughout December until after New Year’s with caroling, entertainment, wine sampling, live theater Christmas events. For more information visit www.dahlonega.org.
Friday, December 7th
Luminaries At dusk, In Downtown Dahlonega
Father Christmas Downtown 4:30pm-8pm
Saturday, December 8th
LCHS & LCMS Chorus 3pm-5pm, On the Visitors Center Plaza
Gallery Walk Saturday, 5:30pm-8pm, In Downtown Dahlonega
ALSO BE SURE TO CHECK OUT…
December Santa Schedule- Visit Santa Downtown Every Weekend through December 23rd Saturdays, 1pm-6pm Sundays, 1pm-5pm
Historical Tours of Downtown Dahlonega- Ride the Old Fashioned Trolley through December 22nd Fridays at 7pm & 8pm Saturdays at 6pm, 7pm, & 8pm Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under and can be purchased at the Visitors Center
Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides through December 22nd Daily, Weather Permitting Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children (minimum of $15 per ride) and can be purchased at the Carriage. Ask about their family rate. Cash only.
Entertainment at the Holly “It’s a Wonderful Life” at the Historic Holly Theater December 7-9th, 14-16th, & 21-23rd Fridays & Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the Holly Box Office or at www.hollytheater.com

NEIL SIMON’S ‘RUMORS’ – The Play, at the Holly Theater

6 Jan

NEIL SIMON’S ‘RUMORS’ – The Play, 1/13-15,20-22,27-29. Fridays & Saturdays at 8 pm, Sundays at 2pm.

Imagine, that there is a party where several couples have gathered at a posh suburban home celebrating their hosts’ 10th anniversary and several things are wrong, very wrong, including the hostess is missing and the host (the deputy mayor of New York) has been shot in the earlobe.

That’s where this classic farce starts and where it leads is a hysterical story of people trying to conceal details from local police and the media as stories crisscross and rumors build.

Playwright Neil Simon is most well-known for plays such as Odd Couple, Biloxi Blues, The Out of Towners, Good-bye Girl and The Last of the Red Hot Lovers and has been a Kennedy Center Honoree, has won four Tony Awards, six writer’s Guild of America Awards, and a Pulitzer Prize.

Opening on January 13th, Rumors will run three weeks with an exciting cast of players, many of which you have not seen on the Holly’s stage before. Directed by Daniel Martin, the play pulls from many of our local residents including Andy Ward, Melanie Pruitt, Josh Cagle, Charity Cagle, Stephanie Neuman, Richard Pace, Gordon Solumbk and coming to our stage for the first time, John Minnich.

Tickets: $15.00, Contact the Holly Theater at 706-864-3759 for more info or to order tickets.

A Tuna Christmas Playing at the Holly Theater 12/2-18

18 Nov
December 2,3,4,9,10,11, 16, 17, and 18Friday and Saturday at 8pm, Sunday at 2pm
A Tuna Christmas is the second in a series of comedic plays (preceded by Greater Tuna and followed by Red, White and Tuna and Tuna Does Vegas), each set the fictional town of Tuna, Texas, the “third-smallest” town in the state. The trilogy was written by Jaston Williams, Joe Sears, and Ed Howard.The plays are at once an affectionate comment on small-town, Southern life and attitudes but also a withering satire of same. The plays are notable in that two men play the entire cast of over twenty eccentric characters of both genders and various ages. The first play, Greater Tuna, debuted in 1981 in Austin; A Tuna Christmas debuted in 1989.

To learn more or to purchase tickets, visit online at: http://hollytheater.com

Tickets: $15.00

Play It Again, Sam at the Holly Theater 8/12-14,19-21

11 Aug

Come stay with us and attend “Play It Again, Sam”, performed live on stage by the Holly Theater Company August  12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21,  Friday and Saturday at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday Matinee at 2:00 p.m.   Allan Felix, a neurotic San Francisco movie critic has just broken up with his wife, Nancy. This devastating event has caused him to spiral into a deep depression and look for solace in the classic movies that he loves, particularly the romantic saga CASABLANCA. Allan begins to have conversations with the fantasy ghost of his film idol, Humphrey Bogart, who gives him advice on romance and masculinity.

Tickets are $15 and can be purchased by calling the Holly Theater at 706-864-3759.

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