Football season is drawing to a close, which means a number of local area high schools in the North Atlanta are kicking off their Winter theater productions. We are fortunate to have some of the top rated school districts within Forsyth, Gwinnett and Fulton counties right here in our backyard. Don’t miss these family-friendly opportunities to support our local community through the arts.

Lambert High School presents Disney’s Little Mermaid Junior

Come experience a journey under the sea with Lambert High School’s Acting Troupe in Forsyth County as they present “an enchanting look look at the sacrifices we all make for love and acceptance” based on one of Hans Christian Andersen’s most beloved stories, Disney’s The Little Mermaid JR. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students.

Performance Times:

Saturday, December 1 at 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm

Thursday, December 6  at 7:00 pm

Friday, December 7 at  7:00 pm

Saturday, December 8 at 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm

Norcross High School presents Ronald Dahl’s Willy Wonka Junior 

This scrumdidilyumptious musical is adapted from Ronald Dahl’s timeless story of the world world-famous candy man and his quest to find an heir is a golden ticket to adventure. Norcross High School’s drama program will feature songs from the original 1971 film in addition to a host of fun new songs. Tickets are $7 per adult and $5 per child/student.

Performance Times:

Friday, December 7 at 7:00 pm

Saturday, December 8 at 7:00 pm

Sunday, December 9 at 2:00 pm

North Gwinnett High School presents Shrek the Musical

The North Gwinnett High School Players in Suwanee will bring this “hilarious story of everyone’s favorite ogre to life on stage and feature a terrific score of 19 all-new songs, big laughs, great dancing and breathtaking scenery in a part romance, part twisted fairytale.” Tickets are $8 online and are $10 at the door. 

Performance times:

Thursday, December 13 at 7:00 pm

Friday, December 14 at 7:00 pm

Saturday, December 15 at 7:00 pm