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Aug 01

How to Attend a UGA Hockey Game at The Classic Center

Posted on August 1, 2022 at 1:09 PM by Ivy Ramage

Are you ready to watch the Ice Dawgs tear up the ice this season? Akins Ford Arena at The Classic Center is the home rink for the UGA hockey team – creating a uniquely cool experience in the heat of Georgia. This blog has everything you need to know from how to buy tickets to themed games to big screen birthday shout-outs, so read on!

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Jul 21

How to Attend a Broadway Event at The Classic Center

Posted on July 21, 2022 at 12:46 PM by Ivy Ramage

The Broadway Entertainment Series is a much-anticipated fan-favorite every year, presented by Classic Entertainment. Filled with drama, music, and dancing, the series is artfully crafted with hand-picked shows to suit the Athens audience for the year. You’ve followed The Classic Center on social media, you’ve seen the series announcement – now what? I’m glad you asked!

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Jul 21

5 Things That Have Changed and 1 That Hasn’t in 25 years of Broadway at The Classic Center Theatre

Posted on July 21, 2022 at 12:45 PM by Ivy Ramage

It’s hard to picture a time before Broadway in Athens, but once upon a time, that was the case. As The Classic Center Theatre celebrates its 25th anniversary (2021), it’s appropriate to relive some memories – perhaps, “memor[ies], all alone in the moonlight…dream[ing] of the old days.” The words from this famed song in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s hit musical are appropriate, as CATS was the first ever Broadway production brought to The Classic Center Theatre in 1996. Let’s look at a few ways that Broadway has changed in Athens – and one very important way it hasn’t.

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