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The Ken Ford Foundation in Partnership with Georgia Public Broadcasting host FREE Workshop Friday!

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Exclusive Interviews With Taylor Swift And Zac Efron

Watch as we head behind the scenes of The Lorax to speak with superstars Taylor Swift and Zac Efron. Why are they so excited about this new movie? Watch and find out!

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Atlanta Opera's 'Rabbit Tales' to add 4 performances

Atlanta Opera's 'Rabbit Tales' to add 4 performances

ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Opera has added four performances of Rabbit Tales, its newly commissioned children's opera, to its 2011-2012 schedule.

Rabbit Tales is based on the writings of Southern writer Joel Chandler Harris, who popularized the Br'er Rabbit stories in the late 19th century. The libretto was written by Atlanta-based playwright Madeleine St. Romain; the score, composed by flutist and composer Nicole Chamberlain, incorporates melodies and rhythms from African, Cajun and Native American music, as well as blues.

The additional performances will be:

Sunday, Feb. 26 at 3 p.m.
Decatur High School Theatre, 310 North McDonough Street

Wednesday, Mar. 21 at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Atlanta Opera Center, 1575 Northside Drive, West Midtown

Atlanta Opera's 'The Golden Ticket' to open March 3

Atlanta Opera's 'The Golden Ticket' to open March 3

ATLANTA -- The Golden Ticket, the second production in the Atlanta Opera's 2011-2012 season, will open in March.

Commissioned by American Lyric Theater and Felicity Dahl, widow of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory author Roald Dahl, The Golden Ticket features all the sweet delights of the Willy Wonka-related books and films, including chocolate rivers, inflating blueberries and great glass elevators.

Atlanta's production will be the third showing of The Golden Ticket since it premiered at Opera Theatre of St. Louis in June 2010.

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Atlanta Increases Entertainment Footprint

Watch as we head to the Georgia Entertainment Association's annual holiday party to learn about what new things are happening in the entertainment field. Why is 2012 a great year to be in the entertainment industry in Atlanta? Watch and find out! For more great stories like this one head to http://www.conntv.com/

A 'Joyful Noise' rings across Georgia

A 'Joyful Noise' rings across Georgia

ATLANTA -- Georgia's film industry is thriving -- a quick glance at any movie theater marquee will tell you that.

On Friday, the film Joyful Noise opened in theaters nationwide. The Dolly Parton/Queen Latifah-helmed musical was shot right here in metro Atlanta, and features several faces and locations that may be familiar to residents.

Here are some distinct Georgia places that fill the big screen in Joyful Noise:

* The beautiful little Pacashau Divinity Church is actually Bethany United Methodist Church (607 Rivers Road, Fayetteville).