Atlanta Cyclorama Spotlights Poetry, Theatre And Film This September


“Our commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Atlanta continues at the Cyclorama with a spectacular September schedule,” states Camille Russell Love, Executive Director of the City of Atlanta’s Office of Cultural Affairs. “Come enjoy an eloquent reading by award-winning poet Natasha Tretheway, take a triumphant journey to freedom in a powerful theatrical performance, and explore the real meaning of race in an eye-opening documentary. Bring your family, friends, film or book clubs and join us for some entertaining and thoughtful programs.”

Here’s the Schedule:


Native Guard: A Poetic Reading

Natasha Trethewey, Poet Laureate (2012-2013), Professor & Author

Tuesday, September 2

There will be a reception with the author at 6 pm co-sponsored by the Alliance Theater and the Atlanta History Center.

Reading will begin at 7 pm.

Ticket Prices: Adults $10, Seniors $8, Children (4-12) $8

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The Long Climb To Freedom: The A.A. Burleigh Story

One-man theatrical performance starring Hasan Davis

Thursday, September 4 at 7 pm

Tickets Prices: Adults $10, Seniors $8, Children (4-12) $8

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RACE: The Power of Illusion

Screening on Thursday, September 18 at 7 pm

Admission is FREE


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