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Douglass Theatre to Host Miss Black Georgia USA 2011 Concert

Douglass Theatre to Host Miss Black Georgia USA 2011 Concert


Erica-Christina Little, the newly-crowned Miss Black Georgia USA 2011 and Macon, Ga. native will perform at the Douglass Theatre on Saturday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.

The concert will also feature Ms. Black Georgia USA 2010 Carla Hawkins, Miss Georgia Teen USA 2010 Kayla Dean, 2nd Runner-Up Terronique Brown and Rory Edge with Restored Praise.

Admission to this event is a canned good, non-perishable food item, or any item in good condition that can be donated to a person in need this holiday season. All items will be donated to the Mentor’s Project of Bibb County.




Historic Douglass Theatre Presents:


December 9

7:00 PM

Tickets $20

355 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.

Macon, GA


The 567 Offers Crafts & Carols for Kids

On Saturday, Dec. 18, The 567 Center for Renewal (The 567) is scheduled to host Crafts & Carols.

The event will start at 10 a.m. with story and sing-along time. From 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. kids will have a chance to work on arts and crafts projects with their parents.

The cost is $5 per child. Those who plan to attend should contact The 567 to RSVP.

The 567 is located at 533 Cherry Street in downtown Macon.

For more information, contact melissa@the567.org.

Music Hall of Fame Holiday Event Scheduled for Saturday

On Saturday, Dec. 4 at 12 p.m., the Music Hall of Fame will host its Monthly First Saturday's Music In Kids Education (MIKE).

Gwen Hughes and Mike Hinton will be a part of an interactive two-part series of holiday sing-a-longs.

The intermission will include holiday crafts and refreshments.

Santa, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, and Santa's elves will be available for photo opportunities.

Admission for children is $3.50.

Amy Schwartz Moretti Concert and Debut CD Release on Dec. 6



Mercer University professor and critically acclaimed violinist Amy Schwartz Moretti will celebrate the release of her debut album, “Kaleidoscope,” with a CD release concert and party on Monday, Dec. 6, at 7:30 p.m. at Neva Langley Fickling Hall in the McCorkle Music Building on the University’s Macon campus. 

Moretti is executive director of the Robert McDuffie Center for Strings at Mercer’s Townsend School of Music and holds the Caroline Paul King Violin Chair at the School.

Moretti’s debut album is a compilation of showpieces that have special personal significance in her life. “Kaleidoscope” features the music of Gershwin, Tchaikovsky, Kreisler, Novacek, Martinon, Massinet, and Moszkowski.

John Tesh to Perform at The Grand Opera House

John Tesh, the performer best known for sharing his soul throughout the year on his radio show, will be taking the stage at The Grand Opera House on Friday, Dec. 17, at 8 p.m.

This is his first tour in 15 years and Tesh will be swinging into the holiday season with his band of 14 merry makers, including eight big band-style horn players.

Join Tesh for an evening of music, comedy and even a few goodies from his nationally syndicated “The John Tesh Radio Show: Music and Intelligence for Your Life.”

Tesh will cover “How to enjoy the holidays without gaining the seasonal saddlebags,” and “when you act to improve someone else’s life, your own health improves as a result!”

Bringing Christmas to You Early!

The Sweet Georgia Sound Show Chorus is bringing Christmas to Macon and Middle Georgia.  On Dec. 3rd members will be on stage before curtain time for Macon Little Theatre’s production of “ANNIE.” 

Get there to take your seat early at 7:15 p.m. so that you don’t miss this added treat.  

ANNIE runs Dec. 3-12. 

To reserve tickets, call the box office from 1-6 p.m. weekdays at 478-477-3342.