Top 5 Things To Do in Cobb
by MDJ staff
February 14, 2014 12:05 AM | 1336 views | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend | print

1. Atlanta Ballet – Romeo et Juliette

Live with Atlanta Ballet Orchestra led by guest conductor Ari Pelto, Romeo et Juliette is choreographed by Jean-Christopher Maillot, music by Sergei Prokofiev.

WHEN: Today, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m.; Feb. 13, 8 p.m.; Feb. 14, 8 p.m.; and Feb. 15, 8 p.m.

WHERE: Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center, 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Atlanta, 30339


2. Atlanta Ballet -Pinocchio

A one-hour family ballet performed by the Atlanta Ballet Fellowship Ensemble about a wooden puppet carved from pine whose only wish is to become a real boy. Recommended for children ages 12 and under.

WHEN: Feb. 15 and Feb. 16, 2 p.m.

WHERE: Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center, 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Atlanta, 30339


3. KSU New Music Festival – Symphony Orchestra

The College of the Arts at Kennesaw State University will have the KSU New Music Festival – Symphony Orchestra with guest composer Chen Yi and the premiere of Violin Concertino, commissioned as a celebration of violin professor, Helen Kim.

WHEN: Feb. 19, 8 p.m.

WHERE: Morgan Hall, Kennesaw State University, 1000 Chastain Road, Kennesaw

COST: Tickets $10 and $8


4. Olympics Party

The Smyrna Public Library will have an Olympics Party with Olympic themed games and crafts to celebrate along with the athletes in Sochi, Russia.

WHEN: Feb. 15, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

WHERE: Smyrna Public Library, 100 Village Green Circle, Smyrna, 30080

INFO: (770) 431-2860

5. The Man From Earth

The Marietta Players will have The Man From Earth. The play is about a group of college professors who pay a surprise visit to a colleague who is moving away. During their final evening, the scholars become engrossed in a debate on the implications that their former colleague is in fact, 14,000 years old.

WHEN: Now through Feb. 23

WHERE: Theatre in the Square, 11 Whitlock Avenue, Marietta

INFO: (678) 910-0780 or

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