Celebrate the Arts...and the Season
The Townsend Center for the Performing Arts proudly presents our 2023-2024 season of regional and national performing artists. There are so many options for you to consider this season and subscriptions are available. Call or email with any questions.
Our upcoming Christmas and Holiday shows are listed below, along with Winter West Wonderland. After the New Year begins, our next show will be The Kruger Brothers, and then on to our annual fundraiser, the LiveArt Gala: “An Evening in Old Havana.
Ballet Magnificat presents Most Incredible Christmas
TCPA Season: Show #3 - Tuesday, November 28
Most Incredible Christmas is a Broadway-style contemporary ballet highlighting the most extraordinary and incredible thing about the Christmas season. Loveable traditions, songs that capture the spectacle of the season, and reflections on the first Christmas are set to heartwarming, familiar Christmas tunes from around the world. You will be uplifted by an evening of lively variety, including “Winter Wonderland,” “We Three Kings” and “Joy to the World” as you join the celebration!
Winter West Wonderland 2023
Feel like walkin’ in a winter wonderland this holiday season? You’re in luck, as the University of West Georgia will host Winter West Wonderland from November 28 through December 1. Open to everyone!
This community event will feature numerous opportunities to get in the holiday spirit, including lighted displays of student-built sculptures, a holiday market, and an opportunity to meet and take pictures with Santa Claus and Winter Wolfie. Bring your friends and family to UWG to join the Winter West Wonderland fun!
WHO: Open to the Public: Students, Alumni, Community Members, Everyone!
WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 28, through Friday, Dec. 1; 4-8 p.m. nightly
WHERE: University of West Georgia Campus Center
PARKING: Campus Center Lot at 302 West Georgia Drive and Bookstore Lot at 301 West Georgia Drive
Jen Kramer's Magical Holiday Show
TCPA Season: Show #4 - Thursday, November 30
She turns the impossible into the impossible-to-ignore, wowing audiences with her contagious smile and world-class slight-of-hand. Jen Kramer headlines her own show in Las Vegas at Westgate Resort & Casino. Named Female Magician of the Year by the International Magicians Society and a 40 Under 40 honoree by VEGAS Inc, she has been featured on television shows including Penn & Teller: Fool Us, Masters of Illusion, and NBC’s Today Show. Whether she’s turning $1 bills into $100s or creating a larger-than-life social media page on stage, Jen brings a next-generation exuberance into the tradition-based world of magic.
A Holly Dolly Christmas starring Katie Deal
TCPA Season: Show #5 - Tuesday, December 19
Katie Deal celebrates the spirt of Christmas and the music of country legend, Dolly Parton. Deal and her Nashville based band delivers a touching and joyful evening of music with songs from Dolly’s Christmas albums, famous duets and much more. Kick off your holiday season with stories past and present and journey into a winter wonderland with Katie and her band. Join us this December and let the music of Dolly warm your heart.