20th Annual Meet Me at The Plaza! Thank you!

jukebox hero

The Plaza Arts Center would like to thank everyone who came out to support our Jukebox Hero Challenge Event on August 16th. The evening was yet another example of how much talent exists and thrives in our city and throughout the Lake Country. We would like to thank Rainey Gallagher, Julie Malcom and Loretta Hampton for some absolutely amazing vocals …

Video Production and Editing Class

VIDEO PRODUCTION AND EDITING CLASS This class is open to middle school & high school students – limited to 20 students. COURSE DESCRIPTION: Students will learn about video production and video editing in this hands-on class. Each participant will have use of a camera to learn the steps necessary to produce different types of videos. This course will teach the …

After School Arts Program 2019-2020

After School Arts

After School Arts Program DESCRIPTION: The Plaza Community Center After School Art Program (ASAP) begins again in September on Tuesdays from 3:15–5:15 PM. Children K – 8th grade are invited to attend once a month per the schedule listed here. Every student will receive a healthy snack when they arrive. We divide everyone into groups and rotate among different arts …

PAPA Auditions – RUMORS

The Plaza Alliance for the Performing Arts announces auditions for their fall production of “RUMORS” by Neil Simon.  Auditions: August 27 & 28 from 7 – 9 pm.  Please note you only need to attend one of those days for the audition.  Auditions take place in the theater at The Plaza Arts Center and will run from 7:00 – 9:00 …

Parties with a Purpose (#2)

Thank you to everyone who attended our second “Party with a Purpose” on August 1, 2019, at the beautiful home of Peg and Keith Cooley.  The purpose of this intimate gathering was to engage in meaningful conversations and cultivate new ideas with members of the lake community who support the arts.   The Plaza Board of Directors and staff members are …

The Boys of Summer are here – PAPA’s DAMN YANKEES

The Boys of Summer at The Plaza – PAPA’s Damn Yankees Contributed Content by Margaret Morris, PAPA Chair When the curtain opens at The Plaza Arts Center in Eatonton, Friday, July 26, the audience will find a set that hits a homerun and a stage filled with talented performers. This is the third summer musical production where the Plaza Alliance …

Jukebox Hero Challenge – Song Requests & Dedications

OPTION #1 – SONG DEDICATION – COST: $100   Choose a song off the setlist (see drop down box below) and dedicate it to your husband, wife, parents, kids, teacher, friend, neighbor…whomever you’d like to honor.  You’ll get up to 100 words to tell that special someone what they mean to you on a big screen the night of the event!  You …

Mary Mead Receives $500 Scholarship from The Plaza

Mary Mead, was recently selected as The Plaza Arts Center annual scholarship recipient.  Mary graduated this year as an honors student from Putnam County High School.   She received the $500 scholarship award during Honors Night on May 16, 2019.   Mary has been behind the scenes working at many different Plaza events during the last several years. Students that have shown …

Big Check Ceremony with the Fox Theatre Institute

On Wednesday, May 22, 2019, The Fox Theatre Institute (FTI) was on site for a Big Check Celebration Reception at The Plaza.  The event was to recognize the completion of several large renovation projects and accept the ceremonial “big check” from FTI for the Preservation Grant received in Q4 2018.  Guests from The Fox Theatre Institute, the Georgia Presenters, City …