GOOD LUCK, HAVE FUN: VIDEO GAMES AS ESPORT
Join Dr. Rachel Linn and the Carrollton High School esports competitive team to learn more about this exciting sport that has held competitions and tournaments all over the globe. Discover how esports has emulated more traditional sporting programs; a well as, challenging the competitor to see how the art behind the games is a merging of both statistical math and beauty. Try out your skills against the CHS Team in some fund and classic games.
Date: October 29 | 5:00 pm
For adults and teens
Free and open to the public
SUGAR PLUM FAIRY SWEETS PARTY
Before our large production of the Nutcracker, we invite young dancers to come meet the Sugar Plum Fairy, Clara and some of her friends during this preview party. Young dancers will get the opportunity to take photos with the Sugar Plum Fairy as well as enjoy creating a holiday craft, consuming some delicious delectables, and other fun surprises to kick off the beloved ballet! Make this a holiday tradition and create some unforgettable experiences for your upcoming holiday season.
Date: November 3, 2018
Times: 10 am – 11:30 am
Ages: 3 – 8 years old.
Cost: $10.00 per child
MOUNTAINFILM ON TOUR
For the third year, the Center for the Arts is excited to host MountainFilm on Tour. Last year’s event sold out! MountainFilm, one of America’s longest-running festivals, travels year-round worldwide with a selection of current and best-loved films from the annual festival in Telluride, CO. The mission is to use the power of film, art and ideas to inspire audiences to create a better world. The festival includes 8–12 short films that are featured within two and a half hours.
January 5 | 7:00 pm reception during intermission
SUSAN HAYWARD TRIBUTE: THE SNOWS OF KILIMANJARO
Annually, the Center for the Arts, honors the late Susan Hayward who was a resident of Carrollton, GA before her passing. This year we chose Ernest Hemingway’s short story turned into a film adaptation, The Snows of Kilimanjaro!, featuring not only Mrs. Hayward, but also Gregory Peck and Ava Gardner.
January 6 | 2:00 pm
$5 per person, includes popcorn and water