dothan arts and entertainment calendar

SEPT. 3

BOOKS

Writer and Dothan native Charles C. McNair will appear at Bird & Bean on Tuesday, Sept. 3, from 3-5 p.m. in support of the 25th anniversary of the publication of his first novel, “Land o’ Goshen.” McNair, now a resident of Bogota, Colombia, is also the author of “Pickett’s Charge” and “Play it Again, Sam: The Notable Life of Sam Massell, Atlanta's First Minority Mayor.”

SEPT. 7

ART

The Wiregrass Museum of Art will host its First Saturday Family Day on Sept. 7 from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The free come-and-go art activity will feature monoprinting. Families will create their own unique colorful prints in the museum’s studio using gelli plates, ink and stencils. Supplies provided. No pre-registration required. The museum is at 126 Museum Ave. in downtown Dothan. Call 334-794-3871 for more information.

SEPT. 13

COMEDY

Henry Cho returns to the Dothan Opera House with his Clean Comedy Tour on Sept. 13. Show begins at 7 p.m. Ticket prices range from $25 to $44. Visit www.dothanciviccenter.org for more information.

SEPT. 19

MOVIE

The Wiregrass Museum of Art will host its Screen on the Green film series with a showing of the 2012 movie “The Sapphires” on Sept. 19. The movie, rated PG-13, starts at 7:30 p.m. Guests are invited to bring their own lawn chairs and blankets for this outdoor movie event. There will be free popcorn or guests can purchase food for local food trucks and vendors. The museum will open at 6 p.m. for anyone who would like to walk through the current exhibits. Admission is free to both the museum and the movie. In case of inclement weather, the movie will be shown in the museum’s Great Hall. The next Screen on the Green will be held Dec. 19 with a showing of 2005’s “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.”

SEPT. 21

THEATER

“Forever First Lady” presented by North Highland Baptist Church and T.O.P.S. will be performed at the Dothan Civic Center on Sept. 21 at 7 p.m. The play tells the real life story of Michelle Obama and stars Donald Gray, Genise Shelton and William Jackson. Ticket prices range from $25 to $41 based on seating. For more information, call the box office at 334-615-3175. Visit www.dothanciviccenter.org to buy tickets online.

SEPT. 27

MUSIC

Under the Oaks music series in Headland will feature the classic rock band Fire Dogs on Sept. 27. The free concert will be held from 6-9 p.m. on the downtown square. Lawn chairs and blankets recommended for seating. Local restaurants will be open and food vendors will be selling food. For more information, contact Heart of Headland at 334-693-3303 or HeartOfHeadland@gmail.com.

OCT. 30

MUSIC

Jordan Feliz will be in concert Oct. 30 at 7 p.m. at the Dothan Civic Center with “The Faith Tour” featuring I am They & Hannah Kerr. Ticket prices range from $21 to $56 depending on seating with VIP seats available for $72 per person (includes early admission and a Q&A with the artist). Call the box office at 334-615-3175 for more information. Visit www.dothanciviccenter.org to buy tickets online.

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