Columbia City Ballet returns with “Nutcracker” on tour at the Johnny Mercer Theatre, 301 W. Oglethorpe Ave. at 5:30 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $20-$42. As part of its 50th anniversary season, the Columbia City Ballet will bring “The Nutcracker” to the Johnny Mercer Theatre in Savannah for a dazzling, full-scale performance on Saturday. Featuring a cast of professional […]

Tickets for comedian Dave Chappelle’s upcoming show in Savannah go on sale at 5 p.m December 5th.  Chappelle will appear at the Savannah Civic Center’s Johnny Mercer Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 20.  He is best know for his role in the 1998 film “Half Baked” and his popular sketch comedy series, “Chappelle’s Show.” The […]

Tickets for comedian Dave Chappelle’s upcoming show in Savannah go on sale at 5 p.m December 5th.  Chappelle will appear at the Savannah Civic Center’s Johnny Mercer Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 20.  He is best know for his role in the 1998 film “Half Baked” and his popular sketch comedy series, “Chappelle’s Show.” The […]

Broadway In Savannah Presents Elvis Lives! Saturday Jan 4th 2014 at 7:30 pm. in the Johnny Mercer Theater inside the Savannah Civic Center. Tickets are $63+ available at the Civic Center box office. The Johnny Mercer Theatre is located in Savannah GA and is a local favorite as an entertainment destination. With a seating capacity of only […]

Broadway In Savannah Presents Hair! Wednesday Feb 5th 2014 at 7:30 pm. in the Johnny Mercer Theater inside the Savannah Civic Center. Tickets are $63+ available at the Civic Center box office. The Johnny Mercer Theatre is located in Savannah GA and is a local favorite as an entertainment destination. With a seating capacity of only 2524, its intimate […]

April 26: Savannah Philharmonic presents Season Finale: Grieg & Mahler at Johnny Mercer Theater, 301 W. Ogelthorpe. 7:30 p.m. The emotional and massive Mahler Symphony No. 5 was selected in honor of our 5th season at the Savannah Philharmonic. Grieg’s Piano Concerto is one of the most beloved and recognizable works of all time. Tickets […]

November 15: Get ready for the funny man of comedy….the one & only Lavell Crawford, fresh off his hit role in the series “Breaking Bad!!!” Phatt Katz presents a night of comedy as we “Salute Our Military Heroes Past and Present!” Also performing will be John Witherspoon, Cocoa Brown and its all hosted by Rudy […]

The State Ballet Theatre of Russia presents one of the greatest classical ballets of all time, “Swan Lake” at the Johnny Mercer Theatre at 7:30 p.m. The State Ballet Theatre of Russia, founded by legendary dancer and former Prima ballerina of The Bolshoi Theatre Ballet, Maya Plissetskaya is now under the direction of award-winning dancer and Moiseyev soloist Nikolay […]

An Evening with Garrison Keillor at the Johnny Mercer Theatre. February 15 at 7 p.m. True to his radio form, Keillor delivers hilarious anecdotes about growing up in the American Midwest and the aging process, not to mention “late-life fatherhood”. With a wonderful, dry sense of humor, he captivates audiences and delivers with class, charisma, and wisdom. […]

April 14: Bob Dylan LIVE At The Johnny Mercer Theatre! Bob Dylan has been one of the most influential singer/songwriters in popular music and culture for more than five decades. He celebrates the release of Shadows in the Night, his new album composed entirely of Frank Sinatra covers with this nationwide tour. Ticket are $55-$300. savannahcivic.com.     […]

April 17: David Feherty is a former professional golfer on the European Tour and PGA Tour. He now works as a writer and broadcaster with CBS Sports and Golf Channel.He will be bringing his sharp wit and colorful personality to the Savannah Civic Center. Feherty is also a co-announcer on EA Sports’ Tiger Woods PGA Tour series with Jim Nantz. His new live show “Feherty Off Tour – Wandering Around […]

May 1: Old Crow Medicine Show, with Special Guest Sturgill Simpson!  It’s been nearly fifteen years since their beginning, and the band has gone on to tour the world, sell over 800,000 albums, become frequent guests on A Prairie Home Companion, and play renowned festivals like Bonnaroo, Coachella, and the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival. savannahcivic.com.      

May 5: “Menopause, The Musical” At The Johnny Mercer Theatre! This hilarious musical parody staged to classic tunes from the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles. See what millions of women worldwide have been laughing about for over 10 years! It’s the Hilarious Celebration of Women and The Change!® savannahcivic.com.   […]

June 16-17: The all-new Sesame Street Live “Make a New Friend” visits Savannah Civic Center. No matter where you’re from or where you’ve been, everyone is special – so join in! Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby, and their Sesame Street friends welcome Chamki, Grover’s friend from India, to Sesame Street. Together, they explore the universal fun of friendship […]

June 16-17: The all-new Sesame Street Live “Make a New Friend” visits Savannah Civic Center. No matter where you’re from or where you’ve been, everyone is special – so join in! Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby, and their Sesame Street friends welcome Chamki, Grover’s friend from India, to Sesame Street. Together, they explore the universal fun of friendship […]

Cirque Dreams Holidaze will light up with 2015 holiday season with its critically acclaimed holiday extravaganza. Not to be missed, this circus-like holiday stage spectacular features ornaments, costumes and acrobatics that come alive celebrating holiday themes, music and traditions for the entire family. With over 300 costumes, 20 acts and 30 artists from every corner of […]

The South Carolina Ballet is bringing “Aladdin” to life in the Johnny Mercer Theatre at the Savannah Civic Center on February 20, 2016 at 5:30 pm. Reviews claim that it’s “Downright awesome!” Tickets are $25-$45 and can be purchased at etix.com (click here to buy tickets). For more information, call (912) 651-6550 or email info@savannahga.gov.

“Nutcracker,” a holiday family tradition, has the distinction of being South Carolina Ballet’s longest production and consecutively running annual arts event. “Nutcracker” is designed to accommodate the entire family’s holiday schedule and will be coming to the Savannah Civic Center on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. Tickets may be purchased at etix.com or […]

Start December off on a high note with How the Dancing Grinch Stole Christmas presented by The Coastal Performing Arts Academy on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016 from 3-5 p.m. at the Johnny Mercer Theatre in the Savannah Civic Center, located at 301 W. Oglethorpe Ave. This musical theater performance of the Grinch with guest artist […]

The Savannah Philharmonic concludes the 2016/17 season on Saturday, April 29, 2017 in resounding fashion with an evening of gorgeous music at the Johnny Mercer Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Pianist Fanya Lin returns to perform Rachmaninoff’s daunting and astoundingly beautiful Third Piano Concerto; and the evening concludes with Dvořák’s melodic and magical Symphony No. 8. For […]

  November 25: The Columbia City Ballet’s holiday family tradition, ‘The Nutcracker’ dazzles audiences each season. Join the South Carolina Ballet for this favorite holiday family tradition at the Johnny Mercer Theatre. Come and experience our snow covered performance bursting with unforgettable adventure and romance. Performance starts at 5:30 p.m. (912) 651-6556, savannahcivic.com.

Holiday Pops, a perennial favorite, returns for the ninth season on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017 to the Johnny Mercer Theater in the Savannah Civic Center. Bring your friends and family to enjoy the magic, joy and warmth of the season with the Savannah Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus, soloists and special guests. The family matinee is at […]

December 9: Holiday Pops Family Matinee, a perennial favorite, returns for the ninth season to the Johnny Mercer Theater, 301 W Oglethorpe Ave. in the Savannah Civic Center. For families, especially with younger children, our one-hour Holiday Pops Family Matinee is a must! The kids will hear the Savannah Children’s Choir along with the Savannah […]

December 9: Holiday Pops, a perennial favorite, returns for the ninth season to the Johnny Mercer Theater, 301 W Oglethorpe Ave. in the Savannah Civic Center. Bring your friends and family to enjoy the magic, joy and warmth of the season with the Savannah Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus, soloists and special guests. The family matinee […]

December 23: A Gift from Heaven! IN ANCIENT TIMES, China was known as the Land of the Divine. Everyone, from emperors to the common people, believed that their culture was a gift from heaven. They lived in harmony with the universe and saw a connection among all things. Traditional Chinese culture carried these principles for […]

December 23: A Gift from Heaven! IN ANCIENT TIMES, China was known as the Land of the Divine. Everyone, from emperors to the common people, believed that their culture was a gift from heaven. They lived in harmony with the universe and saw a connection among all things. Traditional Chinese culture carried these principles for […]

A favorite of Savannah audiences, the State Ballet Theatre of Russia returns with its delightful, fully staged production of one of the most beloved of all classical ballets: Sleeping Beauty! The treasured story comes to life in this enchanting performance filled with stunning dancers, lavish sets, beautiful costumes and Tchaikovsky’s immortal music. Spend an evening […]

February 23: Savannah Philharmonics presents Music of Billy Joel and Elton John! The Savannah Philharmonic is joined by the rousing quartet Piano Men, performing the hip-swinging, toe-tapping favorites of Billy Joel and Elton John. Move Out and Rock your Crocodile in this show of non-stop action from a golden age of music! 7:30 p.m. Johnny […]

April 18: World vision presents Jesus I Believe Tour! Big Daddy Weave featuring Brandon Heath, 7 p.m. Since forming in 2002 at the University of Mobile in Alabama, Big Daddy Weave have released seven full-length projects and have received numerous honors. However, more than all the accolades Big Daddy Weave has garnered, it’s the stories […]