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The mission of the Elbert Theatre is:

Educate, Enrich, Empower, Entertain


 


 

Welcome to the Elbert Theatre page!  Please scroll down our homepage to view all of our upcoming events and auditions!

 

Movies at the Elbert Theatre

Suicide Squad - Rated PG-13

Fri. Aug. 26th 7:00PM, Sat. Aug. 27th 7:00PM, Sun. Aug. 28th 2:00PM

Tickets to all movies are $7.50 per person and only available at the door 30 minutes prior to each showtime.  Please call 706-213-3204 for more information.

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Movies at the Elbert Theatre

Ben-Hur - Rated PG-13

Fri. Sept. 2nd 7:00PM, Sat. Sept. 3rd 7:00PM, Sun. Sept. 4th 2:00PM

Tickets to all movies are $7.50 per person and only available at the door 30 minutes prior to each showtime.  Please call 706-213-3204 for more information.
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Movies at the Elbert Theatre

Pete's Dragon - Rated PG

Fri. Sept. 9th 7:00PM, Sat. Sept. 10th 7:00PM, Sun. Sept. 11th 2:00PM

Tickets to all movies are $7.50 per person and only available at the door 30 minutes prior to each showtime.  Please call 706-213-3204 for more information.

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Are you the best amateur Aretha Franklin impersonator in your living room?  Do you love to belt out Hank Williams but canít carry a tune?  Can you perform Michael Jackson videos step-for-step?  Nowís your chance to shine onstage!  The Elbert Theatre Foundation is looking for ten lip syncing acts to compete for a small cash prize in their Lip Sync Legends contest for singers that donít actually sing!  Grab your friends, put on your best imitation costume and impersonate your favorite pop, rock or country acts at the Elberton Arts Center on Saturday, September 10th at 7:00PM!  Acts may only include up to ten people per group, and only ten acts will perform on the night of the contest.  Entries are being accepted now!  Contact Toni King at tking@cityofleberton.net or 706-283-1049 to obtain a copy of the contest rules and put your name down on the list to give your best lip sync!  Submissions must be made by the deadline of Thursday, September 25th at 5:00PM.  Participation in the contest requires no fee.  No duplicate acts will be permitted.  (For example, only one Tina Turner act will be allowed.  Only one Jason Aldean act will be allowed, etc.)  Acts that would like to participate must have two prepared songs under four minutes in length and must dress the part of their portrayed characters.  If more than ten acts would like to participate, an audition process will be necessary to pare down the entries to only ten for the contest.  All singing must be mimed, but dancing and stage movement are welcomed.  Contact Toni King with any questions or to get your general admission tickets to watch this fun event!   Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased by calling the Elbert Theatre Box Office at 706-283-1049 or stopping by Elberton City Hall at 203 Elbert Street, Elberton, GA from 8:00AM Ė 5:00PM Monday Ė Friday.  Advanced tickets are only $10.00 for adults and $8.00 for students.  Tickets will also be sold at the door.  Hurry!  Limited seating is available, and you canít miss this!

LIP SYNC LEGENDS CONTEST RULES

 1.     All participants must have submitted their act by the deadline of Thurs. Aug. 25th at 5:00PM via email at tking@cityofelberton.net or 706-283-1049. 
Submissions must be confirmed by an Elbert Theatre representative to be valid.

2.    No participation fee is required.
 

3.    Single performers or acts with multiple performers are welcomed,
but no act may have more than 10 people involved.
 

4.    No act/performer may submit more than 1 entry into the contest,
and no duplicate acts will be permitted.
  (For example, we will not have more than one Beyonce impersonator, more than one Michael Jackson impersonator, etc.) 

5.    If more than 10 acts apply to participate an audition process may be necessary
to pare down the number of acts in the contest.
  Only 10 acts will be allowed to
participate on show night.
  In the event of an audition process, the auditions will be scheduled for a weeknight between Mon. Aug. 29th and Thurs. Sept. 2nd 2016.
 

6.    Participating acts must have 2 songs prepared.  All ten acts will perform their first song.  Only acts that are chosen as top 3 finalists will perform their second song. 
No actual singing is permitted, but dancing and stage movement are welcomed.
 
All singing must be mimed.
  Acts are allowed to change characters if they wish should they be selected as one of the top 3 finalists.  They must be able to switch costumes,
etc. during the 15-minute intermission.

7.    Song selections must no longer than 4 minutes in length. 
Song selections must be submitted to the Elbert Theatre office via CD or MP3
by Fri. Sept. 2, 2016 and may not be changed once submitted.

8.    Performance order will be at the discretion of the Elbert Theatre Director. 
Performance order will be emailed to participants no later than. Thurs. Sept. 8, 2016.

9.    No acts including blatantly vulgar gestures, movements or profanity will be allowed.  Similarly, no songs with vulgar lyrics or profanity may be used. 
Any act using vulgar gestures, movements or profanity will be disqualified.

10. Winners will be selected solely by audience vote.  All 10 acts will perform during
the first portion of the contest, then a 15-minute intermission will take place.
 
During intermission audience members will vote on their top 3 choices.
  Once the
votes have been tallied, the acts voted into the top 3 will perform their second song selection.
  Again, there will be a brief intermission for voting, and the winner will be announced.  The winning act will receive $50.00 cash.

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Movies at the Elbert Theatre

Kubo and the Two Strings - Rated PG

Fri. Sept. 16th 7:00PM, Sat. Sept. 17th 7:00PM, Sun. Sept. 18th 2:00PM

Tickets to all movies are $7.50 per person and only available at the door 30 minutes prior to each showtime.  Please call 706-213-3204 for more information.

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Movies at the Elbert Theatre

The Wild Life - Rated PG-13

Fri. Sept. 23rd 7:00PM, Sat. Sept. 24th 7:00PM, Sun. Sept. 25th 2:00PM

Tickets to all movies are $7.50 per person and only available at the door 30 minutes prior to each showtime.  Please call 706-213-3204 for more information.

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The Elbert Theatre is located at

100 S. Oliver Street, Elberton, GA 30635
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Calendar of Events 2016

   

For more information on any upcoming events, please contact
Toni King, Elbert Theatre Director
P.O. Box 70
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-1049
tking@cityofelberton.net