Atlanta, GA 30318
Actor's Express is a theatre that challenges and reflects contemporary human experiences in an inclusive environment. We seek to jumpstart individual transformations through the shared adventure of our live performances, which range from daringly provocative to audaciously hilarious.
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Stupid F*cking Bird
09/12/2015 - 10/11/2015
Love! Art! Revolution! A passionate young director fights for the future of his art while competing with a famous novelist for the affections of a beautiful young actress. His mother, an aging Hollywood star, struggles with fading youth and her lover's wandering eye. And through it all, everyone discovers the disappointments and joys of life and love. In its Atlanta premiere, this award-winning play by Aaron Posner (My Name is Asher Lev) hilariously smashes the absolute f*ck out of Anton Chek...read more
Thrush & the Woodpecker
10/28/2015 - 11/15/2015
Brenda Hendriks tries to repair a fractured relationship with her son Noah, who has hastily returned home from college following an act of vandalism. When a mysterious visitor arrives at their remote Northern California home bearing dangerous secrets from Brenda's past, the three find themselves on a collision course with betrayal and revenge. This white-knuckled thriller promises plot twists, gasps and the gripping theatricality you've come to expect from Steve Yockey.read more
11/05/2015 - 11/22/2015
Join us for the National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere. This is a Co-Production with Out of Hand Theater.
Vivienne struggles with caring for her mother, an Alzheimer's patient whose condition is showing signs of deterioration. In some of Yockey's most poignant writing to date, she confesses and confronts the myriad challenges of caring for someone who is vanishing slowly before her very eyes.read more
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
01/23/2016 - 02/28/2016
Sondheim's electrifying masterpiece explodes off the AE stage with raw power and some of the best singing you'll hear in Atlanta all year. A winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Score.
A wronged barber escapes from prison, returning to his native London to exact revenge on the corrupt judge who unjustly imprisoned him and stole his wife and child. When he joins forces with the lonely piemaker Mrs. Lovett, he sets into motion a tale of lust, murd...read more
Serial Black Face
04/02/2016 - 04/24/2016
A mother's brave journey of loss, love and learning to choose life.
Atlanta, 1979. The Atlanta Child Murders grip the entire city. Single mother Vivian copes with the disappearance of her young son while working tirelessly to give a fresh start to her troubled teenage daughter. When a handsome stranger enters her life with promises of new love, she soon learns that nothing is as it seems. This award-winning play by one of America's most promising young playwrights pulses to life with e...read more
05/21/2016 - 06/19/2016
Jordan Berman is looking for Mr. Right. As each of his close-knit girlfriends begin coupling off, he navigates the uneasy transition from gay best friend to bridesman. Through it all, he wades through a string of workplace crushes, awkward first dates and romantic misadventures of his own, wondering if he'll ever find true love. AE favorite Joshua Harmon goes from Bad Jews to bad dates in this critically-acclaimed comedy about searching for love and moving on.read more