Entertainment

Observing animals through the lens

The Centre for Visual and Performing Arts of Coweta County is hosting “The Art of Anne Berry: Three Photographic Processes Observing Animals in Natural and Man Made Environments” from Feb. 6 to March 31.

A reception and book signing for the show is set for Sunday, March 1, from 4 – 6 p.m. in the Grand Lobby.

The Centre is located at 1523 Lower Fayetteville Road in Newnan.

'Twelve Angry Men' comes to Newnan stage

The Newnan Theatre Company is bringing a classic courtroom drama to the stage on Feb. 26 when “Twelve Angry Men” by Reginald Rose opens for a two-weekend run.

The show is directed by NTC veteran Jeff Allen, who has a special vision for this show. “It’s more than just a legal drama,” Allen said. “This play is a great exploration of the way 12 men deliberate and debate. These actors have created some very wonderful, very detailed characters and we get to see those interactions. There will be members of this jury that you recognize, and maybe even relate to personally.” Read More»

World famous guitarist brings 'Endless Tour' to Spivey Hall

Thibault Cauvin, one of the most talented, charismatic and sought-after guitarists in the world today, will make his first appearance at Spivey Hall on Feb. 28.

By the age of 20, Cauvin had already won 13 international first prizes and played over 600 concerts covering every continent. The New York Times calls him “a stylistic innovator.”

He performs for the first time at Spivey Hall on his “Endless Tour,” which has given over 1,000 recitals in 120 countries over the past 10 years.

The show begins at 8:15 p.m. Read More»

23rd Annual 'Friends of Wadsworth Concert' around the corner

Tickets available online and at local stores

The 23rd annual “Friends of Wadsworth Concert – The Legacy Continues” is Saturday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m. at the Charles Wadsworth Auditorium in Newnan.

Newnan’s famous son Charles Wadsworth began the annual tradition in 1993 as a way of raising funds to renovate the auditorium in the circa 1939 Newnan Municipal Building. From 1993-2013, the event was hosted by Wadsworth and was known as the “Wadsworth & Friends Concert.” Read More»

Spin the wheel for a good cause

Annual 'Big Event' is casino night

“The Big Event,” hosted annually by the Newnan Junior Service League (NJSL), will be a semi-formal Casino Night this year.

The “Big Event” is an annual fundraiser benefiting non-profit grant recipients in the Coweta County area and will be held on March 28 at the McRitchie-Hollis Museum in Newnan from 6 – 10 p.m. Read More»

Ladies on Spokes invite new members to 'Spin Off'

“Ladies on Spokes” cycling club is having a Spring Spin Off for new members.

All level of riders are welcome to attend on March 26 at 7 p.m. at Joseph Sams School, 280 Brandywine Blvd. in Fayetteville.

Come meet members and officers and hear about upcoming events for the group. For more information, contact Lana Carr at 404-822-3308 or at lscottcarr@comcast.net or visit the group’s website at www.ladiesonspokes.com.

Ladies golf at Flat Creek ready to tee off

Join a lively group of women for 18 holes of golf on Tuesdays beginning March 3 with a “Welcome Breakfast” at 9 a.m. at Flat Creek Country Club in Peachtree City.

Membership requirement are:

1. Georgia State Golf Association (GSGA) index of 40.4 or less,

2. Club Corp membership in good standing,

3. $40 annual dues payable to Flat Creek Ladies Golf Association (FCLGA),

4. Great enthusiasm.

Tuesday play days begin March 10 and end Nov. 10 with 9 a.m. shotgun starts. Participants are not required to play every on every date. Read More»

Spivey Hall featuring Atlanta-based performers in February

Spivey Hall will feature performances by two Atlanta-based groups at the end of February.

The Southern Crescent Symphony Orchestra will perform with Richard Bell as conductor on Tuesday, Feb. 24 at 7:30 p.m. Read More»

See Peachtree City recreation, event catalog online

The Peachtree City Recreation & Special Events Spring Catalog showing a myriad of activities for all age groups is now available.

Preview summer day camps, find favorite returning classes and new ones destined to become favorites in March, and learn about new programs like Hoopster Tots, Adult Line Dance Club, and Strategies for School Success for ages 11 – 19.

See the catalog at www.peachtree-city.org/recreation.

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