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Sink your teeth into Atlanta Ballet's 'Dracula'

Sink your teeth into Atlanta Ballet's 'Dracula'

ATLANTA -- A haunting ballet will return to the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in February.

Michael Pink's Dracula is back by popular demand and more seductive than ever.

The production remains faithful to Bram Stoker's 1897 novel. Its score, performed by the Atlanta Ballet Orchestra, is woven with the sounds of heartbeats and wolf howls to create an eerie mood.

Dracula will run Feb. 8-16. Tickets start at $20 and can be purchased at atlantaballet.com.

The Atlanta Ballet recommends Dracula for audiences 13 and older.

Vinings Jubilee to light its Christmas tree Thursday

Vinings Jubilee to light its Christmas tree Thursday

ATLANTA -- This year's Vinings Jubilee Christmas tree lighting will be held Thursday, Nov. 29.

The fun begins at 6 p.m. with music, refreshments, horse-drawn sleigh rides, face painting, pictures with Santa Claus and more.

Choirs from Teasley Elementary School and Lovett School are scheduled to perform.

Attendance is free. Vinings Jubilee is located at 4300 Paces Ferry Road.

Opera scavenger hunt held in honor of National Opera Week

Opera scavenger hunt held in honor of National Opera Week

ATLANTA -- National Opera Week begins Monday, Oct. 29, and the Atlanta Opera has thought of a clever way to get fans excited.

Everyone in the area is invited to participate in #OperaSleuthATL, an online opera scavenger hunt, next week.

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To play, check the Atlanta Opera's website every day at 9 a.m. The opera will post a riddle that participants have 12 hours to solve.

Terri Lyne Carrington to host master class at Pebblebrook HS

Terri Lyne Carrington to host master class at Pebblebrook HS

MABLETON, Ga. -- Grammy-winning jazz performer Terri Lyne Carrington will host a music master class for students at Pebblebrook High School this week.

The jazz class will begin at 12 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 19. It is part of the Jazz in the Classroom program, which is sponsored by the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre's ArtsBridge program and Jazz 91.9 WCLK.

Jazz in the Classroom's goal is to provide young people with an opportunity to learn about music and the way it ties into their everyday lives and possible future careers. Earlier this year, the program sent Al Jarreau to Mays High School in southwest Atlanta.

'America's Got Talent' tour coming to Cobb Energy Centre

'America's Got Talent' tour coming to Cobb Energy Centre

ATLANTA -- Some of the most popular contestants from the hit NBC show "America's Got Talent" will perform in Cobb County next March.

The "America's Got Talent" Live: All-Stars Tour will be at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Mar. 28, 2013.

Jerry Springer will host the show, which will feature crooner and Season 6 winner Landau Eugene Murphy Jr.,; pre-teen singer Anna Graceman (Season 6); and mind reader Eric Diddelman (Season 7), among others.

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. this Friday, Oct. 12. They range in price from $35.50 to $85.50.

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit the Cobb Energy Centre website.

Ice Cube talks Atlanta-based show

We caught up with Gangsta Rapper turned Actor/Producer and talked new music and sitcom filmed right here in Atlanta! Don't miss the inspiring advice he gives for you!

Brides & Grooms Prepare for a Romantic Wedding Planning Experience at Serenbe

Brides & Grooms Prepare for a Romantic Wedding Planning Experience at Serenbe

Wedding planning can be stressful and couples often need to take a time out to reconnect and renew.  Black Bride Presents "Meet Me in Serenbe" a romantic wedding planning retreat at Serenbe for couples at the 1,000 acre sustainable residential community southwest of