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George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse

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135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
706-635-5605

August 2017

Live Music – Acoustic Blends

August 18, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States

These are free events open to the public, and open to all Musicians who want to play on stage, play along in the front row, or for those who just want to come for a good time….  It’s an experience you won’t want to miss!!!

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September 2017

Live Music – Acoustic Blends

September 15, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States

These are free events open to the public, and open to all Musicians who want to play on stage, play along in the front row, or for those who just want to come for a good time….  It’s an experience you won’t want to miss!!! Note Starting in April 2018 event starts at 6:00 PM

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October 2017

Book Signing – Kathi Harper Hill

October 14, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Yoga Happy Hour

October 23, 2017 @ 6:15 pm
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George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Instructor: Heather Huck Pricing: $15 Walk-in, $60 for 5 Classes, $100 for 10 Classes Buy a Single Class $15 Buy Yoga Package 5 for $60 or 10 for $100 Come join us after work for an alignment- based, mindful hatha yoga practice that will decrease the stress of the day, increase body awareness and mental focus, improve posture and help you sleep better at night. Self-care is essential to our quality of life. Give yourself the gift of some time…

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Playhouse – Thomas Fountain Band

October 28, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy your Tickets Now! 2014 Male Georgia Country Artist of the Year Show @ 7:30 PM Life is defined by journeys and Thomas' have translated to raw and honest songs. Thomas has quickly developed a reputation for writing and singing timeless truths –building believers one show at a time. With his rugged-raspy, passionate delivery,Fountain brings a live show to audiences that undoubtedly gets fans on their feet andemotions rushing.  Fountain was born and raised in the mountains of North Georgia. The music…

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November 2017

Playhouse – The Great American Rock ‘n Roll Revival Featuring Butch & the Buckheads Plus Elvis

November 4, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy your Tickets Now! Two Shows 6:30 pm and 9:00 pm "What? Again? I thought old-time Rock 'n Roll was gone forever." NOT SO! Move over, Hip-Hop, 'cause we're fixin' to Bop Around the Clock! When Butch Evans asked Damon Hendrix (amazing Elvis tribute artist) and The Sock Hops (fabulous vocal harmonizers) to join him for an all-out Rock 'n Roll Extravaganza five years ago, he had no idea that his brainstorm would blossom into The Great American Rock 'n Roll…

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Auditions – Twain by Three

November 14, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on November 16, 2017 at 6:00pm

George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Due to difficulties fulfilling the cast requirements of Brothers Grimm Spectactulathon it has been postponed to a later date. In its place will be a wonderful 3 sketch comedy adapted by Whit Davies the Artistic Director of the George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse of Mark Twain stories. This  dinner theater production will be done with both professional and community theater actors. This is a great time as a community theater enthusiast to learn from the pros. The three sketches…

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December 2017

Snow Ball

December 2, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Make your reservation now!     For more information call 706.635.5605    

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Private Function

December 5, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Private Party Rental

December 7, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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If you are interested in renting either the Gilmer Arts or George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse facilities, call 706-635-5605 for more details.

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Gilmer Arts Players Party

December 12, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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This event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled sometime in January 2018. Stayed tuned to this website and email blasts for new date!   Come help shape the future and hear about upcoming events of the Gilmer Arts Players, the community theater troupe of Gilmer Arts. Food & beverages will be available.

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Playhouse – Levi Lowery

December 16, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy your Tickets Now! Levi Lowrey’s two-disc Roots and Branches is a majestic record. In the best of all possible worlds, it would be heard in an acoustically perfect concert hall by an audiencethat sits undistracted in the dark listening intently to itsexquisitely sculpted lyrics, transcendent melodies and intricately woven instrumentation. But it’ll work just fine in your car stereo, too. Lowrey is a former member of and opening act for the Zac Brown Band and co-writer of the ZBB…

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Private Party Rental

December 18, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Meet Santa

December 19, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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December 19th The George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse along with Ellijay’s very own Santa Von, a real bearded Santa, who is a member of the Peachtree Santas and a graduate of the School for Santas, International Brotherhood of Real Bearded Santas and a member of Clausnet, will open the Playhouse for children to come visit Santa, speak with Santa, and mom and dad can take photos. We’ll have a professional photographer available if you want to use him, but we…

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January 2018

Community Chorus – Auditions and Rehearsal Start

January 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Community Chorus starts back in preparation of the Spring Concert.  

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Playhouse – Jerry Farber & Friends Comedy Night

January 13 @ 7:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Get $5 off tickets if you buy online before Jan 5th!   Buy your tickets now! Jerry Farber's fall show at the Playhouse was so popular we asked him to come back - and to bring some friends. Joining Jerry will be Josh Harris, a semi-finalist on Bill Bellamy's 'Who's Got Jokes', writer for Cartoon Network Online and starred in a television pilot for History Channel. His musical comedy album, 'I'm here You're Welcome', debuted at #3 on iTunes comedy…

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Private Party Rental

January 14 @ 6:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Dinner Theater – Twain by Three

January 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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  Buy Your Tickets Now! Enjoy dinner while enjoying three hilarious adaptations by Artistic Director Whit Davies Mrs. McWilliams & The Lightning, a short sketch of beautifully crafted work in which Twain uses the element of confusion as central to the comedy. His Grandfather’s Old Ram, a story adapted from Twain's, 'Roughing It'. Excerpts for the Diaries of Adam & Eve. Be Prepared to take a fresh look at this ancient couple as Twain would have imagined it. Catering by Country…

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Book Signing with Kathy Harper Hill

January 26 @ 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Friday, repeating until February 2, 2018

George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Come meet Kathy before the Twain by Three Performance She will be there from 6:00 - 6:30 PM

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February 2018

Master Class with Doyle Dykes

February 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Register for this once in a lifetime class! Turbocharge Your Fingerpicking Simply picking with your fingers doesn't make you a fingerstyle player. There's more to it than that. Join acclaimed fingerstyle guitarist Doyle Dykes and learn to take advantage of every finger on your picking hand. In addition to walking you through his repertoire of trademark techniques, Doyle will show you how to create melodies, independently moving bass lines, and inner voices simultaneously. Doyle will also cover Chet Atkins-, Merle…

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Playhouse – EB Reece Cole

February 17 @ 7:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy your tickets now! E.B. Reece; A Homecoming - E.B. Reece Cole will return to her hometown for this concert. She grew up in Ellijay with her parents and siblings, singing 'Amazing Grace' for the first time in public at the First United Methodist Church in Ellijay. By the age of 17 she was in Nashville recording her debut album. In 2009 she moved to Atlanta to attend KSU and study public relations and music business. She went on to marry…

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Playhouse – Isaac Streetman and Band

February 24 @ 7:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy your tickets now! Isaac Streetman Band - When Isaac Streetman played at a recent Acoustic Blends evening, everyone said, 'Who is this young man?' and 'We have to book him.' He has been playing music for 10 years but this young, but exceptionally talented young man has played solo and in bands. He performs everything from bluegrass to country, opening for artists like Ricky Scaggs. He will be bringing his band with him this time and we can't wait!

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March 2018

Playhouse – Benefit Concert featuring John Martin Classical Guitarist

March 10 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy your tickets now! Internationally acclaimed classical guitarist, John Martin, will perform a benefit concert for the Playhouse. From intimate gatherings to large concert halls John's stellar performances have kept his audiences mesmerized. Giving over 200 performances per year , his most recent appearances have been command performances for Presidents Jimmy Carter and Gerald Ford. President Carter has frequently been quoted giving John high praise. Having received several awards and appointments, being appointed as U.S. Managing editor for Guitarist Magazine…

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Live Music – Acoustic Blends

March 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on August 24, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 26, 2018 at 6:00pm

George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States

These are free events open to the public, and open to all Musicians who want to play on stage, play along in the front row, or for those who just want to come for a good time….  It’s an experience you won’t want to miss!!! Note in October, Acoustic Blends is moved to the 26th 

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Playhouse – Michelle Malone

March 23 @ 7:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy your tickets now! Michelle Malone defies easy description. This wild-haired Rock Goddess, political singer/songwriter, passionate performer with roots in church music...no single characterization can tell the whole story. Over the course of her career she has collaborated with artists from Greg Allman to Indigo Girls, has released more than a dozen albums and then went Indie, when it still took guts. Equal parts bad-ass guitar slinger and sweet songstress, Michelle Malone artfully balances her penchant for ripping it through…

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Acting Workshop

March 25 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Register for this Class! Instructor: Whit Davies Intended to be an introduction into the various methods and techniques used by the modern stage actor, this workshop focuses on the work of Adler and Strasburg and the application of the actor’s “bag of tricks.” Geared toward beginning and intermediate levels, the workshop will contain exercises, script reading and critique, all designed to craft a more dynamic performance utilizing the three layered approach to character development and presentation. Recommended books, links and…

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Playhouse – Children’s Theatre – Magic & Stories with Arthur Atsma

March 31 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy your tickets now! Two Shows: 11 am and 1 pm Children's Theatre - Magic & Stories with Arthur Atsma - Arthur's program for this matinee is intended for youngsters to have their first theatrical experience and it be a good one. At about 50 minutes in length, it is perfect for the young attention span and the lively performances are fun for the whole family. Specials: 20% off with the purchase of 2 or more tickets Early Bird Special -…

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April 2018

Live Theatre- The Foreigner

April 5 @ 7:30 pm
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George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy Your Tickets Now!       Runs April 5 - 15, Thu - Sat 7:30 PM, 2nd Sat & Sun 2 PM Pricing: Adult/Child - $24 Senior - $22

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May 2018

Scholarship Reception

May 4 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Steel Magnolias – Community Theatre

May 4 @ 7:30 pm
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One event on May 13, 2018 at 2:00pm

George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy Your Tickets Now! Gilmer Arts Theatre Company - A Community Theatre production. A young beautician, newly arrived in a small Louisiana town, finds work at the local salon, where a small group of women share a close bond of friendship, and welcome her into the fold. Specials: Early Bird Special - $2 off tickets purchased online before April 3rd Senior's Discount - $2 off (60 years and up. Discounts cannot be combined)  

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Big Chicken Chorus

May 19 @ 7:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy Your Tickets Now! The Big Chicken Chorus (BCC) was formed in 1986, as the Marietta, Georgia Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society. They are an entertaining male a cappella chorus that sings novelty songs and parodies bringing smiles and laughter in four-part a cappella harmony in the style of the close harmony sung by Barbershop Quartets. The BCC welcomes men who love to sing. Their membership currently includes singers ages 15 through the eighth decade. The philosophy of the…

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Playhouse – Megan Fowler & Friends

May 25 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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$19 – $26

3-time Georgia Female Country Artist of the Year Nashville recording star, Megan Fowler has known what she wanted to do from a young age. Since the age of six Megan Fowler’s family has supported the talent they saw growing in their little girl in the quiet countryside of Taylor County, GA. "Music has always been a part of me," Megan says. "It's always been something I've loved." Sharing that love of music with others comes naturally to this petite but…

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Auditions – Cabin Fever

May 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on May 30, 2018 at 6:00pm

George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Announces auditions for Cabin Fever: A Texas Tragicomedy to be held May 29 & 30! About the Play The action of this "Texas tragicomedy" whirls around one disastrous Memorial Day weekend at the Beckle cabin in the Texas hill country. Aubrey, his four daughters, and Great Aunt Tammy gather there for the first time since Mrs. Beckle's death. Nothing goes right. Aunt Tammy is trapped in the bathroom. Daughter Cesca arrives bearing scars from a new round with her abusive…

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June 2018

John Driskell Hopkins Band

Playhouse – John Driskell Hopkins Band

June 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Reserve Your Tickets Now! Grammy Winning Member of the Zac Brown Band Specials: Early Bird Online Special - get $2 off if you buy your tickets online before May 12th Senior Discount (60 yrs and up) $2 off (discounts are not combinable) VIP - purchase a VIP ticket, up front seating, meet and greet plus a private concert on Sunday afternoon at cabin John Driskell Hopkins is staying for the weekend.

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Playhouse – Leah Calvert Band

June 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy Your Tickets Now! Traditional Ballads to Blues Fiddler, Leah Calvert, is many things, among them a singer-songwriter as well as an in-demand Atlanta-area fiddler and vocalist. Over the years she has shared the stage with award-winning artists including Amy Ray (Indigo Girls), Kristian Bush (Sugarland) and renowned songwriter Radney Foster. In addition to her work as a solo artist, she is a member of two of Atlanta's finest bands, The Dappled Grays and The John Driskell Hopkins Band. With…

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Playhouse – Rita Graham & Friends

June 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Reserve Your Seat Now! Legendary jazz, blues and soul singer Rita Graham was born near Charleston, Virginia. She grew up in Detroit, where her father ran a barber shop/beauty parlor that featured a rather unforgettable jukebox. Her mother, a jazz pianist, also exposed Rita to a wide variety of performers and styles. In her late teens, Rita moved from Detroit to California. Rita loved music more than anything and she knew that making music was her destiny. She finished three…

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Playhouse – 8th Regiment Band

June 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy Your Tickets Now! Days before the Fourth of July The Playhouse will present The 8th Regiment Band of Rome, GA. for a Historical Patriotic Concert. This is not just a 'Civil War Band' or a 'Confederate Band'. They realized early on that they could not portray the true history of those times nor achieve public trust in their historical accuracy if they did not speak for both sides. 'The 8th' regularly dons Union Blue and Confederate Grey. For thirty…

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July 2018

Playhouse – N’awlins Night with Hotlanta Dixieland Jazz Band

July 7 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy Your Tickets Now! Playhouse introduces Hotlanta Dixieland Jazz Band, an experience that will set your feet firmly on Bourbon Street in Old New Orleans. You’ll experience every bit of the joy, energy, and humor of that early American Jazz called Dixieland. Songs from Fats Waller, Hoagy Carmichael, Louie Armstrong, Jelly Roll Morton, plus many old favorites like “Sweet Georgia Brown”, “Royal Garden Blues”, “South”, “Hard Hearted Hannah” and “When The Saints Go Marchin’ In” are all part of Hotlanta’s…

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Playhouse – The Comedy Night with Jerry & Steve

July 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy Your Tickets Now! His unique style of hip piano finesse and warm-blooded humor endears him to fans. Best of all, he personalizes each performance, weaving his audience into each routine. Fans have voted Jerry One of the Top Five Celebrities in Atlanta in an Atlanta Constitution / WSB Radio Poll. He was elected Entertainer of the Year by Atlanta Magazine three times in recent years. Featured in a short documentary about his life as an older comedian on the road.…

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Storytelling in Ellijay

July 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Islands Night with the JSU Steel Drum Band

July 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy Your Tickets now! Join us for Island Night with The Jacksonville State University Steel Band that was formed in January, 2010 by Dr. Thomas McCutchen, percussion professor and Music Department Head. Nicknamed "INFERNO," it is a talented group of students and faculty that performs at a variety of venues. They have performed at the Alabama Music Educators Association (AMEA) convention, the Canyon Center Concert Series (Little River Canyon Center), the Cheaha Challenge, the Rainbow City Chocolate Festival, Habitat for…

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Membership Reception

July 28 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States

¯ FUN ¯ FOOD ¯ REFRESHMENTS ¯ FRIENDS ¯ Review of the Past Year & Future Plans Announcement of the Exciting Upcoming BEST Series Season! Get Your New 2018/2019 Calendar of Events Meet Your Board, Staff & Key Volunteers Patron & Sponsor Recognition Cheers for our Volunteers! There's so much to be EXCITED about!

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August 2018

Playhouse – Georgia Mountain String Band

August 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy Your Tickets now! Table and food options available, use pull down ticket option if you want to add these options. Original/ Traditional Bluegrass Georgia Mountain String Band is a bluegrass project started by Jason C. Waller. What started out as a pick up band over time turned into a tight knit energetic band. The guys work from a central playbook of Country and Bluegrass songs as well as original material. City Slickers tippin their hats to the old sounds…

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Community Theatre – Cabin Fever

August 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy Your Tickets Now! Best described as "Several Horton Foote characters in search of an exit from a Sam Shepard play." The action of this "Texas tragicomedy" whirls around one disastrous Memorial Day weekend at the Beckle cabin in the Texas hill country. Aubrey, his four daughters, and Great Aunt Tammy gather there for the first time since Mrs. Beckle's death. Nothing goes right. Aunt Tammy is trapped in the bathroom. Daughter Cesca arrives bearing scars from a new round…

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Ellijay Music Fest

August 31 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy Your Ticket Now The Downtown Ellijay Business & Community Association and Ray Dog Productions present the inaugural ELLIJAY MUSIC FEST! Four award-winning, Nashville-based singer-songwriters will bring their incredible vocal and instrumental talent to Gilmer Arts Playhouse Friday, August 31 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM.Tim James, Danny Myrick, Bobby Tomblerlin and Mark Narmore have written countless hits - multiple #1 hits - for well-known performers like Blake Shelton, Tim McGraw, Jason Aldean, Diamond Rio, Alabama, Faith Hill and many more!…

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September 2018

Playhouse – Banks and Shane – 1st Anniversary Concert

September 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on September 1, 2018 at 8:30pm

George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
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6PM Show - Buy Your Tickets Now! 8:30PM Show - Buy Your Tickets Now! Two Shows at 6 pm & 8:30 pm Banks and Shane is a high-energy, hard-kicking, blow-the-roof off band that has had capacity crowds around the world dancing in the aisles to party favorites and reminiscing with memorable ballads. No matter what age, Banks and Shane transports fans back to Spring Break. This world-renowned band has played with and opened for some of the biggest acts in history.…

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Roy Schneider & Kim Mayfield

September 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Local Favorites Downtown Roy will be opening for Roy & Kim! Buy Your Tickets Now! This show has a table and food upgrades, if you would add these use the ticket option pulldown menu. Songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Roy Schneider has been touring and performing fulltime with musical partner Kim Mayfield since 2008, sharing his “Blue-Twangled Folk & Roll” across America, the UK and parts of Europe. Roy's last two CD releases were entirely fan funded and have received generous airplay…

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Playhouse – Katie Deal

September 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy Your Tickets Now! Growing up in the foothills of the North Georgia mountains, Katie Deal gained an early appreciation for all things country and all things musical. From her mother's smooth contralto voice and her grandmother's lively accordion, to her father's lullabies and family reunions of pickin' and grinnin', music was everywhere. By the time Katie was eight years old, she was regularly performing at church, competing in 4-H, clogging in county fairs and tapping down the grocery store…

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Storytelling in Ellijay

September 20 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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GILMER ARTS, IN CONJUNCTION WITH HOMEWARD BOUND PET RESCUE, PRESENTS “TOP DAWG” STORYTELLING AND SILENT AUCTION OF THE ARTWORK OF MAX MULLER, ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20TH, STARTING AT 5:30 PM AT THE GEORGE LINK JR. GILMER ARTS PLAYHOUSE  Ellijay, GA –Gilmer Arts is off and running with its introduction of monthly Storytelling in Ellijay.  With recent stories from Kathi Harper Hill, Lucy Harris, Oscar Poole, Melanie Knauff, an 8-year-old and many others, the third Thursday of each month is becoming…

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October 2018

Greater Tuna

October 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on October 19, 2018 at 7:00pm

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One event on October 21, 2018 at 2:00pm

George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy Your Tickets Now! Greater Tuna - What do Arles Struvie, Thurston Wheelis, Aunt Pearl, Petey Fisk, Phineas Blye, and Rev. Spikes have in common? In this hilarious send-up of small-town morals and mores, they are all among the upstanding citizens of Tuna, Texas’ third-smallest town.

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Storytelling in Ellijay

October 18 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Storytelling in October begins with readings from Mother HyPonja Mother HyPonja and Friends, Live! is a collection of poems and songs that have been directly inspired by my family, friends, and artists, to whom I owe an insurmountable debt of gratitude for their constant gifts of inspiration.

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November 2018

Caroline Aiken

November 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Buy Your Tickets Now! ”​Named “The Best Acoustic Act”(Atlanta Magazine) in her birth town of Atlanta, GA, ​Caroline’s​ rich history includes recording and performing with Bonnie Raitt and the Indigo Girls, opening for Arlo Guthrie, Muddy Waters, Doc Watson, Randy Newman, Bonnie Raitt, Little Feat, 38 Special, Beach Boys, Janis Ian, and Richie Havens. Caroline appears in regional and national festivals, radio shows, workshops and concert series. Dinner Option - for an additional $10 you can have baked spaghetti, garlic bread,…

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Come Meet Mark Warren

November 10 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
George Link, Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse, 135 Dalton St
Ellijay, GA 30540 United States
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Mark Warren has been writing stories since he was a child growing up in Georgia. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia with a degree in Chemistry/Pre-med. Following undergraduate college work Mark pursued music composition and arrangement at Georgia State University, while performing original works in various concerts, scoring plays for The Academy Theater and having his suite The Once and Future King performed by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. At Medicine Bow, his school in the Southern Appalachians,…

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