Artlanta Weekly: May 1-7
7 Stages Back Stages Theater
1105 Euclid Avenue
Curator Michael Haverty presents this mind opening collection of performances celebrating Atlanta’s queer community and culture. This interactive experience will be encouraging audience members to join in the festivities and roam freely around the performing area. Ticket prices start at $22.50.
Friday, May 5
High Museum of Art
1280 Peachtree Street NE
The High partners with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra for the ultimate Cinco de Mayo blowout. Enjoy an exciting concert from the orchestra and stick around for drop-in art making and live performances. Tickets are $14.50 and discounted tickets are available online.
660 Peachtree St NE
Enjoy one of the Fox Theatre’s most exciting events, “Riverdance.”Celebrating its 20th year, the international Irish dance phenomenon has been brought back and is better than ever. With nearly 60 cast and crew members bringing the magic and energy of the dance to you, this is bound to be a special experience. Ticket prices start at $33.50.
Saturday, May 6
Carré d’Artistes Atlanta – Second Level Phipps Plaza
3500 Peachtree Rd. NE
Mingle with fellow art lovers and enjoy some small bites and wine at the newly restored Carré d’Artistes Atlanta. This free event will include a gallery walk featuring new pieces. This event is for 21 and older.
4001 Powers Ferry Road
Come out for a fun spring afternoon with more than 185 artists and artisans. During this free event, visitors can enjoy some fine arts and crafts along with plenty of gourmet food trucks and beverage concessions. This event is organized by the Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces and volunteer artists and is sure to provide a fun atmosphere.