Events in February 2023

  • CollegeTown Film Series “Videodrome”

    CollegeTown Film Series “Videodrome”


    February 2, 2023

    Presented By:  Middle Georgia State University, Mercer University and Wesleyan College

    Featuring movies that center on the theme “Brainwash”.  Faculty lecturer is Professor Patrick Brennan, Middle Georgia State University.

    7:00 PM | $5 Snackpass /Free With Student ID

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  •  The Historic Douglass Theatre Proudly Presents; Jimmy L. Mills Jr. HERITAGE FESTIVAL

     The Historic Douglass Theatre Proudly Presents; Jimmy L. Mills Jr. HERITAGE FESTIVAL


    February 3, 2023

    Annual celebration of African American composers; this year’s featured performer – Howard University Chorale – directed by Dr. Eric Poole.  Performances by Bibb County High Schools – Central High, Howard High, Northeast High, and Rutland High Schools.  6:00 PM | Free

     

  • Gray’s Gift of Giving Movie Premier

    Gray’s Gift of Giving Movie Premier


    February 5, 2023

    Gray’s Gift of Giving

    Oasis Montage Productions & Beacon of Light Presents…

    Gray’s Gift of Giving

    Gray’s Gift of Giving tells the story of a poor family in Macon, GA during the 60’s; a time of segregation, racism and they firmly frowned upon idea of interracial dating.  The Jacksons not only struggled financially, but struggled to maintain relationships between each other, their community and the church.  4pm | $25 General Admission/ $30 Door /$45 VIP includes Gift Bags and Select Seating

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  • Senior Cinema @ The Douglass: Lilies of the Field

    Senior Cinema @ The Douglass: Lilies of the Field


    February 8, 2023

    A travelling handyman becomes the answer to the prayers of nuns who wish to build a chapel in the desert.

    2:00 PM | Free for Seniors

  • CollegeTown Film Series “Jo Jo Rabbit”

    CollegeTown Film Series “Jo Jo Rabbit”


    February 9, 2023

    Presented By Middle Georgia State University, Mercer University and Wesleyan College

    Featuring movies that center on the theme “Brainwash”.  Faculty lecturer is Professor Evey Wilson Wetherbee, Mercer University.

    7:00 PM | $5 Snackpass /Free with Student ID

     

     

  • 2023 Black History Month Film Series “Till”

    2023 Black History Month Film Series “Till”


    February 10, 2023

    Thanks to Cox Communications, the Sponsors of our 2023 Black history Month Film Series

    In 1955, after Emmett Till is murdered in a brutal lynching, his mother vows to expose the racism behind the attack while working to have those involved brought to justice.

    7:00 PM | Free

  • Heart & Soul Comedy Live

    Heart & Soul Comedy Live


    February 11, 2023

    Georgia Arrhythmia Foundation Presents…

    Heart & Soul Comedy Live

    February 11, 2023

    Heart & Soul Comedy Live is a fundraiser for the Georgia Arrythmia Foundation.  We will feature comedian Marvin Lee and Wellington Juku.  Marvin has been seen on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” AMC’s “The Walking Dead,” as well as many shows in Las Vegas.  Wellington Juku is a former US Navy Seal who has been seen on Fox’s “Laughs” and is the winner of “Atlanta’s Top Comic.”

    7pm | $25 for Balcony

    $45 for Orchestra Level (Rows E,F,G,H,J,K)

    $500 for VIP package (includes 4 tickets in priority orchestral level seating, 4 tickets for a

    complimentary drink, 4 passes to the VIP After Show Meet & Greet)

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  • 5:00pm: 7:30pm: Macon Film Guild at the Douglass Theatre “The Inspection”

    5:00pm: 7:30pm: Macon Film Guild at the Douglass Theatre “The Inspection”


    February 12, 2023

    In Elegance Bratton's inspirational and moving retelling of his own story, a young, gay Black man (Jeremy Pope), rejected by his mother (Gabrielle Union) decides to join the Marines. He commits to doing whatever it takes to succeed in the military system that would cast him aside. But even as he battles deep-seated prejudice and the grueling routines of basic training, he finds unexpected camaraderie, strength, and support in this new community, giving him a hard-earned sense of belonging that will shape his identity and forever change his life.  2:00 PM, 5:00 PM, 7:30 PM | $5

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  • 2023 Black History Month Film Series “A Jazzman’s Blues”

    2023 Black History Month Film Series “A Jazzman’s Blues”


    February 17, 2023

    Thanks to Cox Communications, the Sponsors of our 2023 Black history Month Film Series

    A tale of forbidden love and family drama unravels 40 years of secrets and lies in the deep south during an unsolved murder investigation.

    7:00 PM | Free

  • The Douglass Theatre Proudly Presents; Sing Brother! Sing Sister!

    The Douglass Theatre Proudly Presents; Sing Brother! Sing Sister!


    February 19, 2023

    Annual celebration of Negro Spirituals featuring 5 pastors/ministers – Robert L. Carter (Bethlehem Baptist, Valley, AL), Derek Dumas (Greater Lizzieboro Baptist), Dexter Jordan (Center Hill Baptist), Walter L. Glover (Zion Hill Baptist), and James L. Bumpus (New Fellowship Baptist).  Produced by Ms. Levita Carter.        5:00 PM | FREE

  • 2023 Black History Month Film Series “The Woman King”

    2023 Black History Month Film Series “The Woman King”


    February 24, 2023

    Thanks to Cox Communications, the Sponsors of our 2023 Black history Month Film Series

    A historical epic inspired by true events that took place in The Kingdom of Dahomey, one of the most powerful states of Africa in the 18th and 19th centuries.

    7:00 PM | Free

  • Kali Dance Studio for the Arts Presents… Risk Takers, History Makers: I AM MY ANCESTORS DREAM!

    Kali Dance Studio for the Arts Presents… Risk Takers, History Makers: I AM MY ANCESTORS DREAM!


    February 25, 2023

    We are the risk takers and history makers. We make an impact and influence the culture everyday. Join us Kali Dance Studio for the Arts acknowledge and celebrate those who have made the impact. Special Guest Speaker, Pastor Jarvis Adside will bring a word from above. I Am My Ancestors Dream!

    3PM | $20 Advance /$25 At The Door