Hinesville and Savannah residents enjoy a wealth of artistic endeavors, from theaters to music to dance and more.
Historic Savannah Theatre
222 Bull St.
Savannah, GA 31401 912-233-7764
First opened in 1818, the Savannah Theatre, on Chippewa Square in Savannah, is one of the oldest continually operating theatres in the U.S. as both a live performance venue and a movie theater. Since 2002, the theatre has hosted regular performances of a variety of shows, primarily music revues.
Jepson Center for the Arts
207 W. York St.
Savannah, GA 31401 912-790-8800
The Jepson Center for the Arts has a total of 14,000 square feet of additional exhibition and studio space that permit the Telfair Museums to mount temporary exhibitions that are considerably larger than had been possible in the landmark Telfair Academy. In addition to expanded studio space, a teacher and docent resource center, a community gallery and the auditorium, the Jepson Center contains a unique, two-level hands-on gallery especially for children and their families called ArtZeum. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday and Monday.
Lucas Theatre for the Arts
32 Abercorn St.
Savannah, GA 31401 912-525-5040
This beautifully restored grand theater has architectural features that include a 40-foot-wide ceiling dome. From an Italian Renaissance exterior to the ornate Italianate interior, the 1,200-seat Lucas Theatre sits majestically at the corner of Reynolds Square. For details on show times and information on the theater’s cabaret series, visit http://lucastheatre.com.
30 W. Broughton St., Suite 205
Savannah, GA 31401 912-232-6002
The Savannah Philharmonic Orchestra is a professional orchestra presenting a full range of concerts each season (September to May), from classical to pop. The Savannah Philharmonic Chorus is a community-based auditioned ensemble that performs regularly with the orchestra in an oratorio and opera setting, as well as performing a wide range of music from a cappella and Baroque to rock and pop standards.