Northeast Georgia Mountains / Toccoa

Historic Ritz Theatre at the Schaefer Center

139 Doyle St.
Toccoa, GA 30577

706-886-2132
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  • The interior of the Schaefer Center during a performance.

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  • Interior of the Schaefer Center, 2013

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  • The performance will begin soon

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  • Brought back to the original colors from '30s/ '40's

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  • Getting ready to enjoy our summer movies

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The Historic Ritz Theatre at the Schaefer Center is a refurbished 1939 art deco theater in historic downtown Toccoa. The Ritz hosts various yearly performances, including fashion shows, movie screenings, theatrical performances, concerts, award shows, and more. For a full list of events, please visit our website at http://www.ritztheatretoccoa.com.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Call 706.282.3309 for information Varies

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Concessions, Free Parking, Parking on Site

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible (Limited) , Open Year 'Round

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly, Motorcoach-friendly

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • 2016 Christmas Movies at the Ritz

    2016 Christmas Movies at the Ritz

    12/01/2016 - 12/15/2016

    Main Street Toccoa will begin its series of "Christmas Movies at the Historic Ritz Theatre at the Schaefer Center" on December 1 with two more to follow on December 8 and 15. Admission for all movies is $1 and concessions are $1. All show times are 7 p.m.

    You are invited to come enjoy the holiday entertainment.

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  • Northeast Georgia Community Concerts Presents Shades of Buble'

    Northeast Georgia Community Concerts Presents Shades of Buble'

    01/27/2017 - 01/27/2017

    With three voices singing incredible songs like "Feeling Good," "Moondance," "Come Fly With Me," "Home," "Everything," "Fever," "Save the Last Dance for Me" and many more, Shades of Buble': A Three-Man Tribute to Michael Bublé brings the swinging standards and pop hits of Michael Bublé to the stage in an unforgettable high-energy concert event. Beginning with an amazing sold-out debut at the end of the 2014-2015 concert season, this act has already begun wowing audiences around the country ... read more

  • Northeast Georgia Community Concerts Presents ABBA FAB

    Northeast Georgia Community Concerts Presents ABBA FAB

    02/09/2017 - 02/09/2017

    ABBA FAB is a stunning tribute to the music of ABBA featuring the sensational Anne Davies, Chelsea Faulds, Nick Davies, Scotty Pearson, and a line up of stellar musicians.

    This multimedia production is a tribute to some of the greatest music produced in the 1970's and 1980's including monster hits such as Waterloo, Fernando, Honey Honey, Dancing Queen and countless others. From the earliest hits to Mamma Mia, ABBA FAB will take you on an ABBA journey that is unmatched.

    ABBA's re... read more

  • Lightwire Theater Presents The Ugly Duckling

    Lightwire Theater Presents The Ugly Duckling

    03/03/2017 - 03/04/2017

    Lightwire Theater has become internationally recognized for their signature brand of electroluminescent artistry, poignant storytelling and music scores designed to evoke imagery. Join us for their rendition of "The Ugly Duckling," a classic story with an original and illuminated twist. A dazzling and high-tech production, the performance includes sets, costumes, puppets and props that light up in the dark through the innovative use electroluminescent (EL) wires. As the lights go out and bri... read more

  • Northeast Georgia Concerts Presents - Route 66

    Northeast Georgia Concerts Presents - Route 66

    03/30/2017 - 03/30/2017

    A rip-roaring, pedal-to-the-medal road trip down memory lane featuring hits such as "Dead Man's Curve," "King of the Road," "Little Old Lady from Pasadena," "Six Days on the Road," "GTO," "Fun, Fun, Fun," "I Get Around" and, of course, "Route 66." Four snappy young pump jockeys take the audience to various stops along the historic "Mother Road" where a menagerie of characters sing and dance to timeless pop and country tunes.

    The '50s music in this show is energizing and fun for all age... read more

  • James Gregory - The Funniest Man in America

    James Gregory - The Funniest Man in America

    03/31/2017 - 03/31/2017

    James creates an evening of non-stop laughter with a wry sense of the absurd, a Southern accent and universal story-telling. The ridiculous, the common and sometimes even the simplest events all become hilarious in the hands of this master storyteller and world-class comedian.

    Ticket prices start at $27 and are available online at www.funniestman.com.

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  • Northeast Georgia Community Concerts Presents Tenore

    Northeast Georgia Community Concerts Presents Tenore

    04/13/2017 - 04/13/2017

    Join us for a performance by Tenore at the Historic Ritz Theatre on April 13, 2017. Tenore is a multiple award-winning tenor group that shot to international acclaim since the release of their debut album in 2011, winning the GMA's Covenant Awards for Traditional Album of the Year, Song of the Year and Fan Choice of the Year across the entire country. 

    Performing to sold out audiences and mega churches across North America, Tenore has criss-crossed the globe from Kampala to California... read more

  • Northeast Georgia Community Concerts Presents Emily West

    Northeast Georgia Community Concerts Presents Emily West

    05/12/2017 - 05/12/2017

    Waterloo, Iowa native, Emily West, moved to Nashville at the age of 18. Soon after arriving, West landed a publishing and record label deal, releasing three country singles. She was nominated with duet partner Keith Urban for the Academy of Country Music Awards in the category of "Vocal Event of the Year" for their song "Blue Sky."

    Driven by her love and fear of New York City, West got on a plane, got lost on the subway, and found herself auditioning for America's Got Talent. As a fina... read more