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April 20, 27 and May 4

The Chattanooga Theatre Centre TheatreQuest will present the latest alphabet play, The U Play. They will celebrate the letter that unites the ubiquitous and the unique: the letter U. April 20, 27 and May 4 at 10:30 a.m.  Tickets will be available at the door for $5. 

April 23, 25, 30

The Metropolitan Bells will present three performance of their concert, "Cathedrals, Classics & Car Tunes." All concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. and are free to the public, although donations are accepted. Performance schedule: Tuesday, April 23, Grove Level Baptist Church, 2802 Cleveland Hwy, Dalton; Thursday, April 25, First United Methodist Church, 3425 N. Ocoee St., Cleveland; and Tuesday, April 30, Christ United Methodist Church, 8645 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga. For additional information, call 423-504-4679. 

APRIL 25

Darlingside with Lulu Wiles at Songbirds North, 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 and available here

APRIL 25

LVNDER music video release party at Songbirds South, 9 p.m. Tickets are $7-$10 and available here

APRIL 25

Fireside Latino Nights at Tatum Park in the historic Highland Park Neighborhood, 7-9 p.m. G2G Salsa  |  Jose Valentino and The Latin Jazz Ensemble. For more information email info@OutdoorChattanooga.com, call 643-6888 or visit https://outdoorchattanooga.com/programs/fireside/ and the Facebook page. To reach La Paz Chattanooga call 624-8414.

April 25

Up and coming East Tennessee songwriters LeAnna Eden and Daje Morris are set to tour the South as precursor to performances at Dogwood Arts Festival (LeAnna Eden on April 27) and Rhythm N’ Blooms Festival (Daje Morris May 17-19). They will be performing at the Stone Cup Cafe at 7 p.m. Tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

April 25-26

Center for Creative Arts Dance Department presents Project Motion in their spring gala performance at 7 p.m. in the CCA Auditorium at 1301 Dallas Road. Tickets are $5 and available at the door or online at centerforcreativearts.net.

April 25-May 4

The Ringgold Playhouse production of the comedy The Boys Next Door at the historic Ringgold Depot. The play, a dramatic comedy written by Tom Griffin, highlights the entertaining idiosyncrasies and hilarious mishaps of four mentally handicapped men living together in a communal apartment. Performances are April 25-27 and May 2-4 at 7:30 p.m., with a special matinee performance slated to take place Saturday, May 4, at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 general admission, $8 for seniors and students with ID, and can be purchased online at Eventbrite.com, or at the door. The Ringgold Playhouse is at 155 Depot St. in downtown Ringgold.

April 26

An Evening with Kenny Neal at Songbirds North, 7 p.m. Tickets are $20. 

APRIL 26

Jeremy's Ten: A Tribute to Pearl Jam at Songbirds South, 9 p.m. Tickets are $12-$15 and available here.

April 26

Brit Floyd - 40 Years of The Wall and more will be at the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $54.50, $49.50, $34.50 and available here.

April 26

Midland Electric Rodeo tour with singer/songwriter Desure at the Signal. 8:30 p.m. Sold Out.  

April 26

Don’t Stop the Music, a benefit concert raising funds for Doors Open Jazz, 7 p.m. at The Spot Venue, 3214 Brainerd Road. Tickets are $12 are raffle tickets will be sold for $4. 

April 26-28

The Professional Actor Training Program at Chattanooga State presents Ken Ludwig’s Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery.  All performances are free and open to the public. Performances are Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. The theatre is in the Humanities Building on the Chattanooga State campus, 4501 Amnicola Hwy. 

April 27

FPA'S C.S. Lewis: The Most Reluctant Convert at the Tivoli Theatre. 4 p.m. Doors open at 3 p.m. Tickets are $91, $61, $51, and $41 (plus fees) and available here. Using C.S. Lewis’ own words, award-winning actor Max McLean brings the brilliant Oxford Don to life, taking us on his extraordinary journey from hard-boiled atheist to “the most reluctant convert in all England.“ 80 minutes with no intermission. The performance is followed by a post-show discussion with Max McLean. Recommended for ages 13 and older. Children under age 4 not admitted.

April 27

Stringers Ridge Band at Charles And Myrtles, Unity Church, 105 McBrien Road in Chattanooga at 8 p.m. Suggested donation is $10. For information, contact 423-892-4960 charlesandmyrtles@gmail.com.

April 27

Liz Cooper & The Stampede at JJ's Bohemia.  They’ll be performing songs from their critically acclaimed new album, Window Flowers.

APRIL 27

Blizzard of Ozzy: The World's Best Ozzy and Black Sabbath Tribute, at Songbirds South, 9 p.m. Tickets are $12-$15 and available here.

APRIL 28

Monthly Jazz Jam at Barking Legs Theater. 3 p.m. Free. 

APRIL 28

Tauk with The Great Right Band at Songbirds South, 8 p.m. Tickets are $12-$15 and available here.

April 30

Melissa Etheridge - The Medicine Show will be at Walker Theatre at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $118.50, $103.50, $83.50 and $58.50 (plus applicable fees) and available here

May 1

NEEDTOBREATHE: Acoustic Live Tour with Trent Dabbs will be at the Tivoli Theatre at 7 p.m. Tickets are $90.50, $80.50, $60.50 and $40.50 and available here Friday. 

May 1

Badflower with Deal Casino and Pretty Vicious play at Songbirds at 8 p.m. on the South Stage. Tickets are $15 and $18 and available here.

May 1

Blue October the King Tour, with Mona, at Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $27 and available here

May 2

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox comes to the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $85, $65, $49.50 and $39.50 and available here.

May 3

Black Label Society at the Signal, 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $36 in advance, $40 day of show and $70 balcony (2X advance) and are available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and online at thesignaltn.com.

May 3

The Share America Foundation will host an Americana Youth Concert marking the release of its new CD "Americana Youth of Southern Appalachia" featuring Colton Brown, Emerald Butler, Caleb Lewis, Wally O'Donald, and Ryan Stinson, 7:30 p.m. at the Ringgold's Patriot Hall, 320 Emberson St. Randall Franks will emcee. Other youth performers may appear. The event is a fundraiser for the Pearl and Floyd Franks Scholarship Fund helping musicians achieve higher education. Donations for tickets are adults: $12, Youth 18 and under free with adult. www.shareamericafoundation.org.

May 3

Opening night for Nightfall, free summer concert series at Miller Plaza and Miller Park. Headliner Aaron Lee Tasjan takes the stage at 8 p.m. and Oweda opens the show at 7 p.m.

May 3

Hetty White with the Bird and the Bear at Charles And Myrtles, Unity Church, 105 McBrien Road in Chattanooga at 8 p.m. Suggested donation is $10. For information, contact 423-892-4960 charlesandmyrtles@gmail.com.

May 3-12

Chattanooga Theatre Centre presents Avenue Q in a limited run of seven performances. Show dates are May 3-4 at 8 p.m., May 5 at 2:30 p.m., May 9 at 7 p.m., May 10-11 at 8 p.m., and May 12 at 2:30 p.m. For tickets, call the CTC box office at 267-8534 or visit TheatreCentre.com.

MAY 4

Rob McHale at Charles And Myrtles, Unity Church, 105 McBrien Road in Chattanooga at 8 p.m. Suggested donation is $10. For information, contact 423-892-4960 charlesandmyrtles@gmail.com.

May 4

Terrance Wright Official launch party at Barking Legs Theater. 8 p.m. Tickets are $40.

May 7

Shakey Graves with special guest Illiterate Light will perform at The Signal at 8:30 p.m. Tickets for this event are $27 in advance and $30 the day of the show with balcony tickets $54. They will be available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and online at thesignaltn.com

May 9

Tyler Perry's Madea's Farewell Play Tour with Tyler Perry, Tamela Mann, David Mann and Cassi Davis will be at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium at 7 p.m. Tickets are $128, $98, $83, $73, and $48 (plus applicable fees) and available here

May 10

KZ106 Presents: The Black Jacket Symphony: Journey's Escape will be at the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $40 and $35 (plus applicable fees) and available here

May 10

Reignwolf will play at Songbirds North Stage at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 and $20 and available here

May 10

David Grier and Casey Campbell at Barking Legs Theater. 8 p.m. Tickets are $18 and $20 and available here

May 11

Preacher Lawson at Walker Theatre. 5 and 8 p.m., doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $40 and $28 and available here

MAY 11

Black Market Haggis at Charles And Myrtles, Unity Church, 105 McBrien Road in Chattanooga at 8 p.m. Suggested donation is $10. For information, contact 423-892-4960 charlesandmyrtles@gmail.com.

MAY 111

Rishard and Mr. David Walters: Dancin' Cheek to Cheek at Barking Legs Theater. 8 p.m. Tickets are $25 and available here

May 17

No Quarter, a Led Zeppelin tribute band, will perform at Songbirds on the south stage at 9 p.m. Ticket are $20 in advance and $22 general admission and available here

May 18

Bluegrass in the Park, a free bluegrass festival featuring local bluegrass bands, food trucks, and a variety of activities.  The current schedule is: 5 p.m: Caney Creek Company, 7 p.m.: Grandview Mountain Pickers and 8 p.m.: New Dismembered Tennesseans. Events continue to be added, and the most current schedule and any announcements are at www.chattanooga-bluegrass.com.

May 19

US 101 presents Travis Tritt at the Tivoli Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $89.50, $69.50, $59.50 and $34.50 and available here

May 21

The Wailers, Bob Marley's band, play at Songbirds on the south stage at 8 p.m. Tickets are $20-$23 and available here

May 22

PJ Masks Live! comes to the Tivoli Theatre at 6 p.m.  Tickets are $59, $39 and $29 and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at  800-745-3000.

May 30

Shovels and Rope and I'm With Her will be at the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $75, $55, $39.50 and $29.50 (plus applicable fees) and available here

June 9

Insane Clown Posse "Fury Tour" with Rittz, MushroomHead, and Marc Lethal and Kissing Candice. Doors open at 5 p.m, show at 6:30 p.m. at The Signal. Tickets for this event are $30 advance/$32 Day of Show / $60 Balcony and are available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and online at thesignaltn.com

June 20

An Evening With Puddles Pity Party will be at Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $39.50 and $29.50 and available here

June 22

Todd Snider will perform at Walker Theatre at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $35 and $22 and available here

June 23

Peter Frampton - Finale The Farewell Tour will be at the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $136, $96, $76 and $56 (plus applicable fees) and available here

June 28

Chris D'Elia: Follow The Leader Tour will be at the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $58 and $38 and available here

July 11

Welcome To Night Vale will be at Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $40 and $30 and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at  800-745-3000.

July 21

Rob Bell: An Introduction To Joy at Walker Theatre. Tickets are $75, $35 and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at  800-745-3000. Doors will open for the pre-show Q&A at 6 p.m. The pre-show begins at 6:15 pm. Doors for the event open at 7:30 p.m. and the event begins at 8 p.m.

Aug. 8

Get The Led Out will be at the Signal at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $22 in advance and $25 the day of the show, and $44 balcony (2X advance) and $20 student and are available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and Online at thesignaltn.com.

Aug. 10

1964 The Tribute will come to the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $38 and $28 (plus applicable fees) and available here.

Aug. 22

Umphrey's McGee will perform at The Signal at 8:30 p.m. Tickets for this event are $32.50 in advance, $35 day of show and $65 fro balcony (2X Advance) and are available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and online at thesignaltn.com.

Sept. 6

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Shostakovich & Rachmaninof (Opening Night) at Tivoli Theatre, 7:30 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

Sept. 14

The Righteous Brothers will perform at the Tivoli Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $99, $85, $65, $45, and $35 and available here

SEPT. 17

The Growlers at Songbirds south stage at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25-$30 and available here.  

Oct. 5

Bill Maher at the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $124.50, $99.50 and $79.50 (plus applicable fees) and available here

Oct. 6

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Chamber Series: Haydn & Glass at Chattanooga State Community College Humanities Theatre at 3 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

Oct. 12

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Pops Series: An Evening with Bernadette Peters at Tivoli Theatre, 7:30 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

Oct. 12

Delbert McClinton will perform at Walker Theatre on Oct. 12 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $47 and $37 and available here

Oct. 24

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Miraculous Mandarin at Tivoli Theatre, 7:30 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

Nov. 3

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Chamber Series: Beethoven’s Symphony No. 2 at Chattanooga State Community College Humanities Theatre at 3 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

Nov. 21

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Daphnis and Chloe at Tivoli Theatre, 7:30 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

Nov. 21

Kathleen Madigan - Hot Dogs and Angels Tour stops at Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $45 and $30 (plus applicable fees) and available here

Dec. 21-22

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Pops Series: Home for the Holidays at Tivoli Theatre. Show is 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. on Sunday. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

Dec. 23

Jim Brickman: A Christmas Celebration comes to Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $75 and $49.50 (plus applicable fees) and available here

Dec. 24

Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker will be at the Tivoli Theatre Christmas Eve for two shows at 12 and 4 p.m. Tickets are $178 Platinum, $113 Gold, $79, $72, $52, $42, and $32 (plus fees) and available here

Jan. 12, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Chamber Series: Mozart & Moreat at Chattanooga State Community College Humanities Theatre at 3 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

Jan. 23, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Beethoven’s Fifth at Tivoli Theatre, 7:30 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

Feb. 14-15, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Pops Series: Big Band Fever at Tivoli Theatre at 7:30 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

March 5, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 2 at Tivoli Theatre, 7:30 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

March 15, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Chamber Series: Apollo & Jupiter at Chattanooga State Community College Humanities Theatre at 3 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

March 21, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Pops Series: Lights! Camera! Pops! at Tivoli Theatre at 7:30 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

March 28, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Disney in Concert: A Tale As Old As Time at Tivoli Theatre. Shows at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

April 2, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Dona Nobis Pacem at Tivoli Theatre, 7:30 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

April 18, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Pops Series: The Music of Billy Joel & More at 7:30 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

April 30, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Pictures at an Exhibition at Tivoli Theatre, 7:30 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.


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