WHAT IS SWAMP GRAVY?
Year after year, Swamp Gravy, the Official Folk Life Play of Georgia, produces plays that delight audiences of all ages and all backgrounds. While definitely steeped in Southern tradition, Swamp Gravy presents stories of universal appeal- stories about life and death, about family, about community. Each performance is a crowd-pleasing blend of comedy, drama, and music with a cast and crew of over 100 people who transform southern life into unforgettable theatre.

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May-Haw

Willadeana always gets her man one way or another! And this year, she sent Santa a letter every single day!

A Merry May-Haw Christmas

December 5, 2019 at 7:30 PM
December 6, 2019 at 7:30 PM
December 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM SOLD OUT
December 7, 2019 at 6:00 PM
December 8, 2019 at 2:00 PM

     Jingle all the way down to Cotton Hall Theater for your favorite yuletide tradition! All your favorite characters are back—Willadeana, Willa Jo, Charlie the Barber, Honest John and more! Featuring some of your favorite holiday hits and as many jokes as you can stuff in a stocking, A Merry May-Haw Christmas is sure to put a smile on your face. Tickets are on sale now, so get yours before they sell out!

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Swamp Gravy

We’ve all got a story to tell, but this year no one is talking! Secrets come to light in this year’s production of Georgia’s Official Folk-Life Play, Swamp Gravy.

Swamp Gravy: Behind Closed Doors

October 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, & 26, 2019
March 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 2020
Fridays at 7:30 PM, Saturdays at 2:00 & 6:00 PM

There’s more to a person’s story than meets the eye. Small town myths and legends can be spawned from nothing more than a little white lie! Watch as young love blossoms, old friendships falter, and the florist in town keeps everybody’s secrets! These are the stories you haven’t told Mama yet! Join us for our 27th year of Swamp Gravy as we explore secrets, lies, and the things we hide! 

Tickets are $22 for Individuals and $20 for Groups of 20 or more. To make a group reservation, please call 1-229-758-5450.

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SPRING MUSICAL

We’re going to Harvard Law!
What? Like it’s hard?!?

Legally Blonde

May 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, & 10, 2019
Rated PG-13 for Language & Content
Tickets on Sale November 18th!

Fridays at 7:30 PM,
Saturdays at 2:00 & 6:00 PM,
Sundays at 2:00 PM

This musical is so much fun, it should be illegal! Elle Woods appears to have it all. Her life is turned upside down when her boyfriend Warner dumps her so he can attend Harvard Law. Determined to get him back, Elle ingeniously charms her way into the prestigious law school. While there, she struggles with peers, professors and her ex. With the support of some new friends, though, Elle quickly realizes her potential and sets out to prove herself to the world.

Book by Heather Hach
Music and Lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benjamin

Based on the novel by Amanda Brown and the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture.

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Youth Theater

Brrrrr! It’s getting cold on Main Street this year as Anna, Elsa, and Olaf take the stage!

Frozen, Jr.

June 12, 13, 19, 20, 2019
Tickets on Sale November 18th!

Fridays at 7:30, Saturdays at 2:00 & 6:00,

Step out of the Georgia heat into the winter of Arendelle for a story of true love and acceptance between sisters. Frozen JR. expands upon the emotional relationship and journey between Princesses Anna and Elsa. When faced with danger, the two discover their hidden potential and the powerful bond of sisterhood. With a cast of beloved characters and loaded with magic, adventure, and plenty of humor, Frozen JR. is sure to thaw even the coldest heart!

Music and Lyrics by
Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez
Book by Jennifer Lee

Based on the Disney film written by Jennifer Lee and directed by Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee.
The original Broadway production of 
Frozen was directed by Michael Grandage and produced by Disney Theatrical Productions