On Stage

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Feb. 9-18
Back Alley Productions presents William Shakespeare's enduring tragedy, “Romeo and Juliet,” at the Mars Theatre. Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2:30 p.m. Tickets may be purchased online at BAPshows.com or in-person at the box office. 117 N. Chattanooga St., in Lafayette.    

Feb. 15-24
The Ringgold Playhouse will open its 2018 season on Thursday night with John Cariani's charming romantic comedy "Almost, Maine".  Ringgold Depot. Tickets are $10 general admission and $8 for seniors and students and are available in person Monday-Friday at Ringgold City Hall, over the phone at 706-935-3061, or online at CityOfRinggoldGa.gov.  Performances will be Feb. 15-17 and 22-24 at 7:30 p.m. with a matinee on Saturday, Feb. 24, at 2 p.m. For more information visit the Facebook page.   

Feb. 16-25
Chattanooga Theatre Centre brings to the stage “The House at Pooh Corner,” a production based on the A. A. Milne classic of the same name. Adapted for the stage by Bettye Knapp by the Youth Theatre. Friday, Feb. 16, 7 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 17, at 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.; Sunday, Feb. 18, at 2:30, p.m.; Friday, Feb. 23, at 7 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 24, at 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.; and Sunday, Feb. 25, at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are available by visiting the Theatre Centre box office at 400 River St. (Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.), by calling the box office at 267-8534, or by going to TheatreCentre.com

Feb. 18
The Mobile-based singer/songwriter Abe Partridge will perform at JJ's Bohemia, 231 E. MLK Blvd.  Abe will be accompanied by Courtney Bladkwell on cello.  The line-up includes Nathan Bell and Sweet Georgia Brown. Doors open at 8:30 p.m. Showtime is 9 p.m. Cover charge is $5. This is open to patrons 21 and older. For more information call 266-1400 or visit www.jjsbohemia.com

Feb. 22
The University of Tennessee Chattanooga presents an evening of performances by the UTC Faculty Chamber Trio, featuring Dr. Erika Schafer, Mrs. Jenny Parker and Ronda Ford, 7:30 p.m. at the Roland Hayes Concert Hall, Fine Arts Center.

Feb. 22-25
East Brainerd Community Theater will present its production of Wit, the Pulitzer-prize winning one act play by Margaret Edson. Christ United Methodist Church, 8645 East Brainerd Road.  Wit tells the story of 50-year-old English professor Dr. Vivian Bearing after she has been diagnosed with a terminal illness. As she nears the end of her life, she starts to ask hard questions about what she did wrong and what comes next. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 22, 23 and 24, at 7:30 p.m. with a matinee, Sunday, Feb. 25, at 2:30 p.m. Advance tickets available online through Eventbrite for $10 (plus service fee). Tickets can be purchased at Christ UMC lobby Monday-Wednesday, Feb 19 -21. Tickets will also be available for purchase at the door for $15. www.christchurchchatt.orgwww.ebctchatt.com 

Feb. 23
Jonny Lang in concert at Walker Theatre. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show is at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $65 and $40 plus applicable fees and are available all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000. 

Feb. 23
The Blackberry Smoke Winter Tour 2018, with guest Lukas Nelson and Promis of the Real, comes to the Tivoli Theatre.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $69.50, $49.50 and $34.50 and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000. 

Feb. 23
Jericho Brass, Chattanooga's only British-style brass band, in concert.  7 p.m. at the North River Civic Center, 1009 Executive Dr. Admission is free.  Will be a program of songs and dances.  Selections include movie scores, rock and popular music, and hymn tunes arranged for brass band. 

Feb. 24
Kyle Natchtiga plays at Charles and Myrtle's Coffeehouse, inside Christ Unity Church at 105 McBrien Road. 8 p.m. There is a $10 suggested donation at the door. 

Feb. 24
John 5  and the Creatures brings the It's Alive Tour to the Songbirds Guitar Museum, 7 p.m.  Tickets are $30 general admission.

Feb. 24
Lucero with Jake La Botz at The Signal. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8:30 p.m.  Tickets are $22-$25 and available here

Feb. 24
The WoodSongs Dalton 2018 Concert Series will feature the award winning Mountain Cove Band and the Farmer & Adele to open at 7 p.m. at The Wink Theater in downtown Dalton. Advance tickets are $15, at the door $18. Advance tickets available at the Dalton Freight Depot, Bigham Discount Music in Dalton, and online at woodsongsdalton.com.  The proceeds will benefit the DEO Clinic, a not-for-profit medical clinic serving the medical needs of low income uninsured residents of Whitfield and Murray counties.

Feb. 26
The Garden Bros Circus at McKenzie Arena, 4:30 and 7:30 p.m . Tickets are available at www.GardenBrosCircus.com

March 1
CSO Masterworks Series: Sibelius at the Tivoli Theater.  The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

March 2
Power Rangers Live! at Tivoli Theatre. Doors open at 5 p.m., show starts at 6 p.m. Tickets are $34.50 Gold Circle and $27.50 Seated, plus applicable fees, and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000. Tickets go on sale Friday, Oct. 13 at 10 a.m.

March 3
Buddy Mondlock plays at Charles and Myrtle's Coffeehouse, inside Christ Unity Church at 105 McBrien Road. 8 p.m. There is a $10 suggested donation at the door. 

March 3
Paul Belcher's Southern Gospel Review at Memorial Auditorium. The doors open at 5 p.m. and the show begins at 6:30 p.m.  Tickets are $20-$25 and available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

March 4
Upchurch will perform at The Signal.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $22 in advance, $25 the day of the show, plus applicable fees. They will be available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and Online at thesignaltn.com or by phone at 877-4FLY-TIX.

March 8
Steve Martin and Martin Short: An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life featuring The Steep Canyon Rangers and Jeff Babko. Doors at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium.  Tickets are $250, $150, $85 and $65 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office, or by phone at  800-745-3000.  

March 9
Steven Curtis Chapman in concert at Walker Theatre. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $75 VIP, $46, $36 and $26 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office, or by phone at  800-745-3000.  

March 9-11
Jersey Boys at the Tivoli Theater.  March 9, doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7:30 p.m. March 10, doors open at 1 p.m. with 2 p.m. show and 6:30 p.m. and show at 7:30 p.m. March 11, doors open at 1 p.m. and show begins at 2 p.m.  Tickets are $37-$77 plus applicable fees and available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

March 10
Mountain Creek House Fire plays at Charles and Myrtle's Coffeehouse, inside Christ Unity Church at 105 McBrien Road. 8 p.m. There is a $10 suggested donation at the door. 

March 13
Matisyahu: Forest of Faith Tour will be at The Signal.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 in advance or $28 the day of the show, plus applicable fees and are available at the venue box office and at www.ticketfly.com, or by phone at  877-4FLY-TIX.

March 15
Travis Tritt in concert at Walker Theatre. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $34.50-$87 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office, or by phone at  800-745-3000.  

March 16
The Wood Brothers perform at Walker Theatre.  Door open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $24 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office, or by phone at  800-745-3000.

March 17
CSO Masterworks Series: Women Rock at the Tivoli Theater.  The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

March 10
Louisa Branscomb plays at Charles and Myrtle's Coffeehouse, inside Christ Unity Church at 105 McBrien Road. 8 p.m. There is a $10 suggested donation at the door.

March 19
ROVA Saxaphone Quartet at Barking Legs Theater, 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door and available here. 

March 24
Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives: The Way Out West Tour will be at Walker Theatre.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $189 VIP 1, $99 VIP 2, $40, and $30 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office, or by phone at  800-745-3000. 

March 24
CSO Special Event Warner Bros Presents Bugs Bunny at the Symphony II at the Tivoli Theater.  The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

March 29
Indigo Girls at Walker Theatre. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $39.50-$59.50plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office, or by phone at  800-745-3000.  

March 31
Shovels and Rope will perform at Walker Theatre.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show is at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office, or by phone at  800-745-3000. 

March 31
Adrian + Meredith play at Charles and Myrtle's Coffeehouse, inside Christ Unity Church at 105 McBrien Road. 8 p.m. There is a $10 suggested donation at the door.

April 5
CSO Masterworks Series: Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev at the Tivoli Theater.  The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

April 5
Sabra and the Get Rights at Barking Legs Theater, 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 and available here. 

April 6
Rodney Carrington at the Tivoli Theater.  The doors open at 6 p.m. and the show begins at 7 p.m.  Tickets are $44.75 - $194.75 and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

April 10
Disney Junior Dance Party comes to the Tivoli Theatre  Doors will open at 5 p.m. and the show begins at 6 p.m.  Tickets are $59.50, $44.50 and $34.50 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000. 

April 10
While making a 38-city tour this spring, Katori Hall’s internationally acclaimed play The Mountaintop will be in Chattanooga for one-day only in the UTC Fine Arts Center’s Roland Hayes Concert Hall. The Mountaintop imagines what may have transpired inside the room just hours before Dr. Martin Luther King’s assassination on April 4, 1968, in Memphis. Ms. Hall’s gripping tale of events is rife with humanity and humor as the celebrated Reverend reveals his hopes, regrets and fears to a seemingly inconsequential hotel maid. Tickets to Fine Arts Center Events may be purchased at the Fine Arts Center Box Office from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays, by calling the Box Office at 425-4269, or online at www.utc.edu/tickets.

April 13
America at the Tivoli Theatre. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $39-$85 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

April 13
"Weird Al" Yankovic - The Ridiculously Self-Indulgent, Ill-Advised Vanity Tour, with special guest Emo Philips, will be at Walker Theatre inside the Memorial Auditorium.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $79.50 and $59.50 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

April 13
The Black Angels with special guest The Black Lips will be in concert at The Signal.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $22 in advance and $25 the day of the show plus applicable fees.  Tickets will be available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and online at thesignaltn.com, or phone phone at 877-4FLY-TIX. 

April 14
Phillip Phillips: The Magnetic Tour at Walker Theater.  The doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $30 and available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

April 14
Melanie plays at Charles and Myrtle's Coffeehouse, inside Christ Unity Church at 105 McBrien Road. 8 p.m. There is a $10 suggested donation at the door.

April 17-19
Motown the Musical at the Tivoli Theater.  The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are $37-$77 and available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

April 19
Darrell Scott in concert at the Walker Theatre.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $26.50 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office, or by phone at  800-745-3000.

April 20
Ghostland Observatory plays at The Signal.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $26 in advance or $28 the day of the show, plus applicable fees, and are available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and Online at thesignaltn.com or by phone at 877-4FLY-TIX. 

April 21
CSO Pops Series: Bob's Favorites at the Tivoli Theater.  The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

April 21
Curtis and Loretta play at Charles and Myrtle's Coffeehouse, inside Christ Unity Church at 105 McBrien Road. 8 p.m. There is a $10 suggested donation at the door.

April 22
Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit, with Richard Thompson, will be in concert at the Tivoli Theatre.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $89, $69, $59, and $44 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office, or by phone at  800-745-3000. 

April 25
Papadosio with Aqueous will play at The Signal. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show is at 8:30 p.m.  Tickets are $17 in advance and $20 the day of the show, plus applicable fees, and are available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and Online at thesignaltn.com or by phone at 877-4FLY-TIX. 

April 26
As The Crow Flies will perform at the Signal.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8:30 p.m.  Tickets are $32 in advance and $35 the day of the show, plus applicable fees.  They will be available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and Online at thesignaltn.com, or phone phone at 877-4FLY-TIX. 

April 26
CSO Masterworks Series: Symphonie Fantasique at the Tivoli Theater.  The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

April 27
Clutch - Spring Tour 2018, with The Bronx, Red Fang and Fireball Ministry, perform at The Signal.  The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are $29 in advance and $33 the day of the show plus applicable fees and are available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and online at thesignaltn.com or by phone at 877-4FLY-TIX.

April 28
Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox at the Tivoli Theater.  The doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $39.50-$100 and available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

April 28
Shani Palmer Electric Band performs at the Fireside Grille at 3018 Cummings Hwy. from 8:30 a.m. until midnight. Blues, rock, beloved covers, alt-country and more.

April 28
Rough and Tumble plays at Charles and Myrtle's Coffeehouse, inside Christ Unity Church at 105 McBrien Road. 8 p.m. There is a $10 suggested donation at the door.

May 2
Celtic Woman at Tivoli Theatre. Doors open at 6 p.m., show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $101, $61 and $41, plus applicable fees, and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000. Tickets go on sale Friday, Oct. 13 at 10 a.m.

May 3
Brain Candy Live! Adam Savage & Michael Stevens is coming to the Tivoli Theatre.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $125 VIP, $75, $49 and $39 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000. 

May 4
Henry Cho brings comedy to the Walker Theater.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $29.50 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office, or by phone at  800-745-3000. 

May 5
The Black Jacket Symphony presents Guns N' Roses Appetite for Destruction at the Tivoli Theatre.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m. The show is for all ages. Tickets are $25 and $35.  They will be available at Ticketmaster.com, the Tivoli Theatre Box Office and by calling 800-745-3000. 

May 11-12
Stomp at the Tivoli Theater.  The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday at also doors open at 1 p.m. on Saturday with a 2 p.m. show.   Tickets are $37-$77 and available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at 800-745-3000.

May 12
Michael Johnathon plays at Charles and Myrtle's Coffeehouse, inside Christ Unity Church at 105 McBrien Road. 8 p.m. There is a $10 suggested donation at the door.

May 16
Chicago in concert at the Tivoli Theatre. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the concert begins at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $149.50, $99.50, $84.50 and $69.50 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office, or by phone at  800-745-3000. 

May 19
Award winning Jfest, the Tennessee Valley’s biggest and longest running Christian Music Festival, at Camp Jordan.  Gates open at 9:30 a.m. with the music beginning at 10 a.m.  Jfest/5K begins at  8 a.m. The artist lineup includes Tenth Avenue North (currently #1 song in Christian Music “Control”), Britt Nicole, Unspoken, Calling Glory, Finding Favour, Mallary Hope, The Color,  he Young Escape, and returning after the largest Jfest fireworks ever, the JRadio Afterparty featuring Christian Rap/Hip Hop Artist Aaron Cole.  www.jfest.com

May 19
Jerry Haskew and Andy Laird play at Charles and Myrtle's Coffeehouse, inside Christ Unity Church at 105 McBrien Road. 8 p.m. There is a $10 suggested donation at the door.

May 22
Stone Temple Pilots come to Chattanooga and play at The Signal on Tuesday, May 22.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 the day of the show plus applicable fees and are available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and online at thesignaltn.com or by phone at 877-4FLY-TIX.

June 3
Gary Clark Jr. will play at the Signal.  Doors will open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $39.50 in advance and $45 the day of show plus applicable fees and are available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and Online at thesignaltn.com or by phone at 877-4FLY-TIX. 

Aug. 2
ABBA the Concert: A Tribute to ABBA, at the Tivoli Theatre. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the concert begins at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $34.50-$64.50 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office, or by phone at  800-745-3000. 


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