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Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre

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2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
706-667-4100

November 2018

The Cinema Series at Augusta University presents: Cinema ’68

November 17, 2018 @ 1:00 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Saturday, November 17th, 2018 | Begins at 1 PM | The Maxwell Theatre Please join the Cinema Series and the Lyceum Series as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Maxwell Theatre! We will be screening four cinematic classics from 1968! We will begin our day at 1 PM with the children's classic CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG (Rated G). Based on the beloved children's novel by James Bond creator Ian Fleming and starring Dick Van Dyke, CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG…

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December 2018

It’s the Night Before Christmas – Presented by Augusta West Dance Guild

December 1, 2018 @ 11:00 am
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One event on December 1, 2018 at 3:30 pm

Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Saturday, December 1st, 2018 | 2 Showtimes | The Maxwell Theatre at Augusta University The Augusta West Dance Guild is proud to present the Augusta West Performing Companies in its annual production of “It’s the Night Before Christmas.” Fun filled Holiday Show. Great for parents and children alike. Great way to kick off the holiday season with Santa and his elves. Showtimes: 11 AM & 3:30 PM Tickets for public performances may be purchased directly from the Augusta West Dance…

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Sand Hills String Band at the Maxwell Theatre

December 2, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Sunday, December 2nd, 2018 | 7:30 PM | Maxwell Theatre The Sand Hills String Band is an ensemble that is made up of folk instruments including guitar, mandolin, banjo, ukulele and fiddle created to play bluegrass, blues, jazz, Celtic, and popular songs.The ensemble portrays a musical family, and students from ages 10-110 are encouraged to participate and display their musical abilities. Free and open to the public. The Sand Hills String Band is presented by the Augusta University Conservatory Program. Visit…

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Annual Lighting of the Tree at Augusta University

December 4, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Tuesday, December 4th, 2018 | 6 PM – 8 PM | Augusta University Maxwell Theatre Augusta University and the Summerville Neighborhood Association invite all students, faculty, staff, community members, families and friends to attend the annual Lighting of the Tree! PHOTOS WITH SANTA, ICE SKATING, CAROLING, HOLIDAY CRAFTS, FACE PAINTING, LETTERS TO SANTA, COOKIE DECORATING. TROLLEY RIDES, FOOD TRUCK + REFRESHMENTS. Guests are invited to bring non-perishable food items to donate to the Open Paws Student Food Pantry! For more…

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Cutno Dance Center Presents ‘Nutcracker in the South’

December 6, 2018 @ 10:30 am
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Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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$5 – $25

For twelve consecutive years, Cutno Dance Center’s Nutcracker In the South, has been lighting up the stage and is now recognized as one of the top family-friendly events that welcome in the Holiday season for families in the CSRA. Whether it’s the first time or the twelfth, the audience will be mesmerized and filled with the Holiday spirit as they watch this spectacular rendition of the Tchaikovsky classic. Nutcracker In the South is beautifully choreographed and features Duke Ellington’s Nutcracker…

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Creative Impressions Presents: Behold the Star 2018

December 15, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
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Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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$10 – $20

Saturday, December 15th, 2018 | 2 PM & 7 PM | The Maxwell Theatre This breath-taking performance is a spectacular musical and dance production that mixes classical and contemporary selections from Peter J. Wihousky to Kirk Franklin. Each performance celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ and embodies the spirit of Christmas. Behold the Star 2018 is presented by Creative Impressions/Barefoot Productions, Inc. Tickets:  2 PM / Matinee  General Public: $15 Matinee Group: $10 Senior: (60+): $10 Active Duty Military: $10 Student: $10…

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January 2019

The Cinema Series at AU presents: A Walt Stillman Retrospective

January 17 @ 1:00 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Thursday, January 17th, 2019 | 1 PM | The Maxwell Theatre  We are thrilled to share that we are collaborating with AU's Department of English and Foreign Languages to bring noted writer/director Whit Stillman to Augusta for Writers Weekend 2019! We will host a retrospective of Mr. Stillman's films on Thursday, January 17. Movie Schedule: Metropolitan will begin at 1 PM Barcelona will begin at 3 PM The Last Days of Disco will begin at 7 PM Visit the Cinema…

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Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration

January 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Friday, January 18th, 2019 | 12 PM - 1:30 PM | Maxwell Theatre The Annual Tri-College Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration will be hosted by Augusta University, Paine College and Augusta Technical College. The keynote speaker will be Monti Washington, one of the most inspirational, poetic, charismatic leaders of our generation. Visit the Event Page online HERE!

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Theater AU presents: ‘Here to Get My Baby Out of Jail’

January 24 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until January 26, 2019

Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Free – $10

A new musical adapted from Louise Shivers' novel by Douglas Joiner and Mark Swanson. When Here to Get My Baby Out of Jail was first published in 1983, it was named the best first novel of the year by USA Today. Set in the tobacco country of North Carolina in 1937, the story is told through the voice of Roxy Walston, the 20-year-old daughter of the town undertaker, wife of a struggling tobacco farmer, and mother of a two-year-old. When…

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February 2019

A Little Friday Night Music at the Maxwell Theatre

February 15 @ 7:30 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Free – $5

Friday, February 15th, 2019 | 7:30 PM | The Maxwell Theatre at Augusta University The Augusta University Opera Workshop presents a program of scenes titled “A Little Friday Night Music” on Friday February 15,, 2019 at 7:30pm in the Maxwell Theatre. The all-student cast will share the stage with a string quartet from the Augusta Symphony and pianist Cindy Wilkinson. Audiences will enjoy a variety of engaging scenes from Sondheim’s A Little Night Music, Mozart’s Cosi fan Tutti, Donizetti’s Elixir…

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Chinese New Year Celebration with the Augusta Chinese Association (ACA)

February 16 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Saturday February 16th, 2019 | 4 PM - 7 PM | Maxwell Theatre at Augusta University An evening of various performances, refreshments and fellowship. Jointly Presented by 1) Augusta University Confucius Institute 2) Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association 3) Chinese Student and Scholar Association 4) CSRA Culture Center (Chinese School) 5) CSRA Chinese Association Seats are limited, tickets are free. You are highly encouraged to come to support this first of this kind event in CSRA. You may reserve tickets for…

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Augusta University Jazz Ensemble

February 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Free – $5

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019 | 7:30 PM - 9 PM | Maxwell Theatre Under the direction of Wycliffe Gordon the Augusta University Jazz Ensemble consists of current and former student artists that will perform and present brand new programming and collaborations, while reviving some of the great historical moments in jazz. These concerts promise excitement and joy for all who attend! This concert is presented by the Department of Music. Tickets: General Public: $5 AU & EGSC students, faculty, and staff are admitted…

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Oscar Nominated Short Films – Presented by The Cinema Series

February 20 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Wednesday, February 20th & Saturday, February 23rd, 2019 | Location: The Maxwell Theatre The Augusta University Cinema Series  is showing a collection of Oscar Nominated Short Films! Showtimes: Wednesday, Feb 20th Animated Shorts | 3 PM - 7 PM Saturday, Feb 23rd  Animated Shorts | 1 PM Documentary Shorts | 3 PM Live Action Shorts | 7 PM This event is FREE!  Visit the Cinema Series Facebook Page HERE!

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Augusta University Singers Performance

February 21 @ 7:30 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Free – $5

Thursday, February 21st, 2019 | 7:30 PM | Maxwell Theatre Under the direction of Dr. Bill Hobbins,University Singers is the primary choral ensemble in the Department of Music. They perform choral literature from all eras in widely-ranging styles, languages, and cultural contexts. Tickets: General Public: $5 AU & EGSC students, faculty, and staff are admitted free with a valid JagCard. Get your tickets online HERE! For more info, call the Maxwell Theatre Box Office at 706 667 4100, or send…

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Augusta University Orchestra and Wind Ensemble

February 26 @ 7:30 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Free – $5

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019 | 7:30 PM | Maxwell Theatre Under the direction of Dr. Pawel Kozak, the Augusta University Orchestra is a large ensemble comprised primarily of music majors, as well as a few music minors, non-majors and community members. In addition to its regular concert season performances, the orchestra also performs in the greater Augusta community, plays at the Augusta University commencement ceremony, and is the featured ensemble for the annual Concerto Competition Winners' Concert. Under the direction…

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March 2019

Moving Photographs: A Vanishing Georgia

March 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until March 23, 2019

One event on March 24, 2019 at 3:00 pm

Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Free – $10

Theater AUG presents: Moving Photographs: A Vanishing Georgia. Written, Adapted, and Directed by Melanie Kitchens O'Meara Inspired by historical Augusta photographs from the Georgia Archives "Vanishing Georgia Collection," Augusta University students use performance to interpret, celebrate, and interrogate Georgia's "vanishing" history and culture. Theater AUG is presented by the Augusta University Department of Communication. Show Dates and Times: Thursday, March 21st at 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Friday, March 22nd at 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Saturday, March 23rd at 7:30 PM -…

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April 2019

Kentucky Serenade, featuring Tim Brumfield & Laurel Masse

April 15 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Free – $15

Monday, April 15, 2019 | 8 PM - 10 PM | Maxwell Theatre JAZZ AND AMERICAN MUSIC CELEBRATION WEEK at Augusta University! Kentucky Serenade, featuring pianist Tim Brumfield and special guest vocalist Laurel Masse Please join the AU Music Department and Wycliffe Gordon for "Jazz and American Music Celebration Week." These concerts range from Americana Jazz with Kentucky Serenade, featuring pianist Tim Brumfield and special guest vocalist Laurel Masse, to classic big band swing with AU Jazz and the Conservatory…

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Russell Gunn featuring Dionne Farris at the Maxwell

April 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Tuesday, April 16th, 2019 | 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM | The Maxwell Theatre JAZZ AND AMERICAN MUSIC CELEBRATION WEEK at Augusta University! Wycliffe Gordon presents: Russell Gunn, featuring Dionne Farris Please join the AU Music Department and Wycliffe Gordon for "Jazz and American Music Celebration Week." These concerts range from Americana Jazz with the Kentucky Serenade, featuring pianist Tim Brumfield and special guest vocalist Laurel Masse, to classic big band swing with AU Jazz and the Conservatory Jazz Ensembles.…

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AU Jazz and Conservatory Jazz Ensembles

April 18 @ 7:30 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Thursday, April 18, 2019 | 7:30 PM | Maxwell Theatre JAZZ AND AMERICAN MUSIC CELEBRATION WEEK Wycliffe Gordon with the Augusta University Jazz Ensemble and the Conservatory Jazz Ensemble present: Big Band Dance Classics Please join the AU Music Department and Wycliffe Gordon for "Jazz and American Music Celebration Week." These concerts range from Americana Jazz with the Kentucky Serenade, featuring pianist Tim Brumfield and special guest vocalist Laurel Masse, to classic big band swing with AU Jazz and the…

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‘Too Darn Hot’ by the Augusta University Opera Initiative

April 19 @ 1:00 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Free – $5

Friday, April 19, 2019 | 1 PM | The Maxwell Theatre For World Voice Day on April 19th at 1 p.m., the Augusta University Opera Initiative presents a cabaret concert that is sure to delight your senses and charm your imagination. We will perform music by Cole Porter, Rodgers & Hart and Leonard Bernstein with a jazz combo. Tickets: General Public: $5 AU & EGSC students, faculty, and staff are admitted free with a valid JagCard. Get your Tickets online…

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GG and the Tones featuring Paisley Gordon & the Electrik Krazy Orchestra

April 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Friday, April 19, 2019 | 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM | The Maxwell Theatre SPRING JAZZ AND AMERICAN MUSIC CELEBRATION WEEK Wycliffe Gordon presents: GG and the Tones featuring Paisley Gordon and The Electrik Krazy Orchestra Please join the AU Music Department and Wycliffe Gordon for "Jazz and American Music Celebration Week." These concerts range from Americana Jazz with the Kentucky Serenade, featuring pianist Tim Brumfield and special guest vocalist Laurel Masse, to classic big band swing with AU Jazz…

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Concerto Competition Winners’ Concert

April 23 @ 7:30 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Free – $5

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019 | 7:30 PM | The Maxwell Theatre Each season this concert is one of the highlights of the year. The concert, presented by Augusta University’s Department of Music, features three of the most talented musicians at the University, chosen by competitive audition. Each winner will play a concerto with the Augusta University Orchestra. Under the direction of Dr. Pawel Kozak, the Augusta University Orchestra is a large ensemble comprised primarily of music majors, as well as…

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University Singers Performance

April 25 @ 7:30 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Free – $5

Thursday, April 25, 2019 | 7:30 PM | The Maxwell Theatre Under the direction of Dr. Bill Hobbins,University Singers is the primary choral ensemble in the Department of Music. They perform choral literature from all eras in widely-ranging styles, languages, and cultural contexts. Tickets: General Public: $5 AU & EGSC students, faculty, and staff are admitted free with a valid JagCard. Get your Tickets online HERE! Visit the Event Page HERE!

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Youth Orchestra of Greater Augusta

April 29 @ 7:30 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Monday, April 29th, 2019 | 7:30 PM | The Maxwell Theatre Youth Orchestra of Greater Augusta provides an outstanding opportunity for experienced middle and high school age string players, designed to augment the work they are doing in school orchestras or in private lesson study. Ryan Kho, Music Director/Conductor (Symphonic Orchestra) Carl Purdy, Director ( Prelude Orchestra) This concert is presented by the Music Conservatory Program in the Department of Music. This concert is free and open to the public.…

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Augusta University Wind Ensemble

April 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Tuesday, April 30, 2019 | 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM | The Maxwell Theatre Under the direction of Michael Katterjohn, the Wind Ensemble is the University's premiere wind band. It is comprised mainly of music majors, but is open to all students on campus. The ensemble performs a wide variety of literature, ranging from standards of the band repertoire to the most recently-published compositions, representing works by the finest composers. Augusta University Wind Ensemble concert is presented by the Department…

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May 2019

Bamboo Flute Recital at the Maxwell

May 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Augusta University – Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, 2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 United States
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Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 | 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM | Maxwell Theatre Please join us on Wednesday, May 1st at 7:30pm for a recital featuring Mr. Yang Liu, visiting professor from Shanghai Normal University! Music by Wycliffe Gordon and Martin David Jones will be performed. Guest performers will include Robert Foster and the Music Ensemble from Shanghai University College of Traditional Chinese Music. Admission is free! Visit the Facebook Event Page HERE!

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