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A Song for Coretta

Through Feb. 3
Hattiloo Theatre 37 S. Cooper, Memphis Overton Square

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On February 6, 2006, people began lining up at dawn outside of Atlanta's Ebenezer Baptist Church to pay their respects to the late Mrs. Coretta Scott King, widow of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., whose body lay in state in the small sanctuary. By mid-morning, the crowd wound around the corner of the building. The five characters in this play are at the end of that long line of mourners. 502-3486

Apply to be a Kidzu Summer Camp Counselor

Jan. 23-16

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Positions are limited and applicants will be considered based on experience, availability, and timeliness of submission. Applicants must submit an application, all required references, and attend an in-person interview to be considered for a counselor position. Open to ages 12 to 18. Camps run June 10th to 28th, 2019. (888) 429-7871

Back When Mike Was Kate

Thursdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. and Sundays, 2 p.m. Continues through Jan. 27
TheatreWorks 2085 Monroe, Memphis Overton Square


Four years ago, Kate and Howard parted ways; he brokenhearted, she determined to find her true self. Yesterday, Howard found Kate again: as the tender transgender drifter Mike. Now, Howard will do anything to win back the heart he covets, even if the love of his life is no longer the girl he knew. 274-7139

Tuck Everlasting

Thursdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. and Sundays, 2 p.m. Continues through Feb. 9
Playhouse on the Square 66 S. Cooper, Memphis Overton Square


Eleven-year-old Winnie Foster yearns for a life of adventure beyond her white picket fence, but not until she becomes unexpectedly entwined with the Tuck family does she get more than she could have imagined. (901) 726-4656

Schoolhouse Rock Live! Jr.

Jan. 24-26, 7 p.m. and Sun., Jan. 27, 6 p.m.
St. George's Independent School 8250 Poplar Avenue, Germantown Germantown

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The talented middle schoolers of St. George’s perform this exciting and educational musical. Filled with catchy, easy-to-learn songs, the one-time Saturday morning cartoon has been turned into an unforgettable show. 261-2300

To Kill a Mockingbird

Sundays, 2 p.m., Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m. and Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Continues through Feb. 3
Theatre Memphis 630 Perkins Ext., Memphis East Memphis


From the book by Harper Lee, set in 1935, a young girl, Scout, brings some sanity to a hard-fought situation in the community. 682-8323

Sweat

Thursdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. and Sundays, 2 p.m. Continues through Feb. 17
Circuit Playhouse 51 S. Cooper, Memphis Overton Square


A group of factory workers struggle to keep their lives afloat, ignorant of the financial devastation looming quietly in the future. Set in 2008, Sweat is a reflection of America’s economic decline. (901) 726-4656

Southern Literary Salon and Brunch

Sun., Jan. 27, 12 p.m.
Memphis Hunt & Polo Club 650 S. Shady Grove, Memphis East Memphis


683-2783

Public Tour

Last and Third Monday of every month, 10 a.m. & 12 p.m., Second Monday of every month, 10 a.m. & 12 p.m. and Mon., March 25, 10 a.m. & 12 p.m. Continues through March 11
The Orpheum 203 S. Main, Memphis Downtown

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An in-depth and behind the scenes view of the historic theater. An updated schedule will always be available at orpheum-memphis.com/tours. All proceeds benefit the Orpheum Theatre Group’s nonprofit mission. 525-3000

Cirque du Soleil: Corteo

Jan. 31-Feb. 3
FedExForum 191 Beale Street, Memphis Beale Street

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The clown Mauro has passed, but his spirit remains. Instead of mourning, the funeral cortege celebrates the here and hereafter with laughter and exuberance. (800) 745-3000

"Down in Mississippi"

Fri., Feb. 1, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Sat., Feb. 2, 7:30-9:30 p.m. and Sun., Feb. 3, 2:30-4:30 p.m.
The Evergreen Theatre 1705 Poplar, Memphis Midtown

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In 1964,three diverse students join the SNCC and go to Mississippi to change voting rights, but must first change themselves. (901) 946-6140

A Place For Us

Fri., Feb. 8, 7:30-9:30 p.m. and Sat., Feb. 9, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Germantown Community Theatre 3037 Forest Hill-Irene, Memphis Germantown

Buy Tickets Buy TicketsGeneral Admission Pre-sale $20 General Admission Door $25 Student/Theatre Industry $15


Featuring a colorful cast of dancers, acrobats, and more. From classics, to pop music, and even tango with some surprises, this show runs the gamut of genres both visual and auditory. 901-569-4305

I, Too, Am America

Sat., Feb. 9, 10 a.m.
The Halloran Centre 225 S. Main, Memphis Downtown

Buy from Ticketmaster$15


Presented by Hattiloo Theatre, four actors bring various historical events like the Montgomery Bus Boycott to life, along with scenes from significant plays including Douglas Turner Ward’s Day of Absence. 901-525-3000

Afro-Latino Night

Sat., Feb. 9, 7 p.m.
The Evergreen Theatre 1705 Poplar, Memphis Midtown

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A bilingual and multicultural performance, with a lot of Latin flavor. Audiences will experience the Afro-Latino culture and music of Ecuador, Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico. (662) 812-7743

PlayBack Memphis

Third Thursday of every month, 4:30-6 p.m.
Universal Parenting Place LeMoyne-Owen College, 990 College Park, Memphis South Memphis


Bringing stories to life in a safe space to unlock healing, transformation, and joy. Families welcome. 901-207-3694

Underwater Bubble Show

Thu., Feb. 28, 5 & 7:30 p.m.

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Takes audiences below the surface into a majestic world, where fantasy becomes reality incorporating drama, pantomime, dance, puppetry, juggling, aerial arts, acrobatics, contortion, and more. 537-1483

Significant Other

March 1-24
Playhouse on the Square 66 S. Cooper, Memphis Overton Square


726-4656

Rehearsal for Murder

March 1-3 and March 8-10
Playhouse 51 8077 Wilkinsville, Memphis Frayser/Millington


A play within a play within a play; on opening night, the playwright's engagement to the leading actress is announced in the tabloids. The director, producer, the lead's understudy, and leading actor relive the opening night that gets horrible reviews. The star actress commits suicide ... one year later; all the players are back together with a few additions to "read" a new script. Things get heated. (901) 232-3500

Madagascar: A Musical Adventure

March 15-April 7
Circuit Playhouse 51 S. Cooper, Memphis Overton Square


725-0776

1984

April 19-May 12
Circuit Playhouse 51 S. Cooper, Memphis Overton Square


725-0776

Cabaret

May 3-26
Playhouse on the Square 66 S. Cooper, Memphis Overton Square


726-4656

Matilda

June 21-July 14
Playhouse on the Square 66 S. Cooper, Memphis Overton Square


726-4656

The Miraculous and the Mundane

July 12-28
TheatreWorks 2085 Monroe, Memphis Overton Square


274-7139
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