Performing Arts

Performing arts add to the fabric of Roswell.  From the casual Riverside Sounds Concerts Series to toe-tapping and classical performances, a lively music scene abounds. Professional theatre, dance, puppet shows, storytelling and living history reenactments are all part of our vibrant and diverse arts community.

Season 2015 – 2016
Georgia Ensemble Theatre

  • Charley’s Aunt – Comedy
    Jan. 7-24, 2016
  • Peter and the Starcatcher – Adventure
    Feb. 25-Mar. 13, 2016
  • Yesterday & Today – Music
    April 7-24, 2016

Call  770-641-1260 to secure the best seats in the house all year long!

Atlanta Baroque Orchestra

Concerts at: Roswell Presbyterian Church
755 Mimosa Boulevard
Roswell GA 30075
404-627-9077
www.atlantabaroque.org
Professional chamber orchestra also featuring vocal music and dance from the era of 1600 to 1750. Annual series of concerts at Roswell Presbyterian Church. Featuring the finest Baroque musicians from across America since 1998.

Atlanta Dance Central

920 Woodstock Road, Suite 200
Roswell, GA 30075
770-992-0170
www.atlantadancecentral.com
Mon. – Fri., 10 am – 8 pm; Sat., 9 am – 5 pm
We believe that dance is a life-long learning experience. Try one of our 50 kinder, youth, or adult classes held each week, including ballet, tap, jazz, ballroom, hip-hop, contemporary, acro, Pilates, and modern.

The Atlanta Wind Symphony

www.atlantawindsymphony.org
Resident company at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center. The AWS is a musical outlet for adult musicians ranging in experience from some of Atlanta’s finest professional musicians and composers to hobbyists.

Atlanta Workshop Players

8560 Holcomb Bridge Road, Suite 111
Alpharetta, GA, 30022
770-998-8111
www.atlantaworkshopplayers.com
Non-profit performing arts studio. Offering classes, workshops and summer camps for kids 5 – 18. Focus ranges from on-camera to theatre to musical theatre. In their 31st year and celebrating 5 years at their Roswell studio.

Georgia Ensemble Theatre

Roswell Cultural Arts Center
950 Forrest Street
Roswell, GA 30075
770-641-1260
www.get.org
Box Office Hours: Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
The only professional theatre company in North Fulton. GET produces a five-play series of plays including comedy, drama, and musicals. GET also presents two Theatre for Youth productions annually.

Ludwig Symphony Orchestra

ludwigsymphony.org
The orchestra serves an ever growing, musically astute, culturally diverse community with exciting professional performances. Membership in the orchestra is by audition and invitation.  Performances at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center.

The Michael O’Neal Singers

P. O. Box 1008
Roswell, GA 30077-1008
770-594-7974
www.mosingers.com
The Michael O’Neal Singers, formed in 1989, is a symphonic chorus of over 130 voices, which presents an annual series of concerts at Roswell United Methodist Church and other venues in metropolitan Atlanta.

North Fulton Drama Club

535 Barrington Drive
Roswell, GA, 30075
678-561-BARD (2273)
www.northfultondramaclub.org
A community theater dedicated to the production of accessible, free outdoor Shakespeare. Performances are held twice yearly at Historic Barrington Hall during April/May and September/October. Check the website for specific dates and times.

Red Door Playhouse

587 Atlanta Street
Roswell, GA 30075
770-659-9994
www.reddoorplayhouse.com
Founded in January 2003 by Seth and Leah Decker who noticed a need for quality arts programs for children and adults in the areas of Theater, Music, and Visual Art. Their mission is to provide the highest quality in arts educational programs, performances and services to all children and adults in the North Atlanta Community.

Riverside Sounds Concert Series

First Saturday of each month May – October. Free monthly outdoor concerts held at Riverside Park,  575 Riverside Road – Roswell, GA 30075,  from 7 – 9 p.m.; presented by Roswell Recreation, Parks, Historic & Cultural Affairs Dept.  Free shuttle from Azalea park and Don White Memorial Park.  www.roswellriversidesounds.com or 770-641-3705.

Roswell Cultural Arts Center

950 Forrest Street
Roswell, GA 30075
770-594-6232
www.roswellgov.com
Theatre, music, dance, puppet shows performances as well pageants, celebrations, special events, and exhibits.

Roswell Presents

Live entertainment series presented by the City of Roswell at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center, where every seat feels like the front row. Advance tickets for any show in the Roswell Presents series can be purchased by credit card online. For further ticket information, please call 770-594-6232. Tickets may also be purchased, cash, check or charge, 30 minutes prior to show time at the Cultural Arts Center. www.roswellpresents.com for full lineup of entertainment.

Roswell Recreation & Parks Department

Offers a variety of dance classes for all ages.
770-641-3705

Song of Atlanta Show Chorus

Northbrook United Methodist Church
11225 Crabapple Road, Roswell, GA 30075
770-696-6502
www.songofatlanta.com

Tolbert Yilmaz School of Dance

10400 Alpharetta Street, Bldg. D
Roswell, GA 30075
770-998-0259
www.tysod.com
Mon., 3 – 9 pm; Tues. 10 am -9 pm, Wed. 11:30 am – 9 pm, Thurs. 4-9 pm, Fri. 4-8 pm, Sat. 10 am – 2 pm
Founded in 1979 the programs are designed to meet the needs of any dancer, ranging from pre-school to advanced professional levels. Age appropriate classes in a variety of techniques of dance. Exceptional faculty is a Tolbert-Yilmaz trademark. All students are offered performing opportunities and depending on talents, eventual option of membership in The Roswell Dance Theatre Pre-Professional Company. No holiday is complete without seeing the annual Tolbert Yilmaz Nutcracker performances at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center.