Today

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra presents Nsoro SuperPOPS! 2008-2009 concert series with "Andrew Lloyd Webber and Friends" at 8 p.m. today and Saturday at the Woodruff Arts Center in the Symphony Hall. For more information, visit atlantasymphony.org.

Evenings of Intimate Jazz will launch its 12th season with a performance by the Steve Cunningham Trio started at 8 p.m. today at the Arts Council in Gainesville, located at 331 Spring St. N.W. For more information, call 770-534-2787 or visit www.theartscouncil.net.

Saturday

Barnes & Noble Bilingual Story Hour will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Alpharetta Barnes & Noble. For more information, call Elle Ackland at 770-649-7077 or visit www.chrysalisexp.org.

The Atlanta Radio Theatre Company will present H.P. Lovecraft's, "The Colour of Outerspace," at 8 p.m. Saturday and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Academy Theatre located at 119 Center St. in Avondale Estates. For ticket information call 404-474-8332

Sunday

The 9th Annual Choreographer's Showcase will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday at the Atlanta Civic Center. For tickets, visit www.ticketalternative.com or call 877-725-8849. For more information, visit www.cultureshockatlanta.org/showcase details.htm.

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will be playing their show "A Haunted Halloween" from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Symphony Hall, Memorial Arts Bldg, Woodruff Arts Center. For more information visit www.atlantasymphony.org.

Monday

The Jimmy Carter Presidential Library invites Sarah Vowell, author of "The Wordy Shipmates," as part of its upcoming lecture/book signing series at 7 p.m. Monday at 441 Freedom Parkway in Atlanta. For more information, call 404-865-7109 or visit www.jimmycarterlibrary.gov.

Thursday

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will be playing the first program in its "American Originals" festival at 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 in Symphony Hall, Memorial Arts Building, Woodruff Arts Center. For more information call 404-733-4846 or 404-733-4105 or e-mail melissa.sanders@woodruffcenter.org or laura.soldati@woodruffcenter.org.

Nov. 1

Support Our Troops First Motorcycle Ride will be held at 1 p.m. Nov. 1 at Granite Mountain Harley Davidson. For more information, call Virginia at 770-784-9155.

Nov. 6

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will be playing the second program in its "American Originals" festival at 8 p.m. Nov. 6 and 7 in Symphony Hall, Memorial Arts Building, Woodruff Arts Center. For more information call 404-733-4846 or 404-733-4105 or e-mail melissa.sanders@woodruffcenter.org or laura.soldati@woodruffcenter.org.

Nov. 8

The Alliance Children's Theatre is performing "Goodnight Moon" at 1 and 3 p.m. Nov. 8, 9, 15 and 16 at the Woodruff Arts Center. For more information, call 404-733-4710 or 404-733-4713 or e-mail robert.saxon@woodruffcenter.org or marci.tate@woodruffcenter.org.

Nov. 13

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will the playing the third program in their "American Originals" festival at 8 p.m. Nov. 13, 14 and 16 in Symphony Hall, Memorial Arts Building, Woodruff Arts Center. For more information call 404-733-4846 or 404-733-4105 or e-mail melissa.sanders@woodruffcenter.org or laura.soldati@woodruffcenter.org.

Nov. 15

A Lecture on "The First Emperor-Curator's Introduction" will be held at 2 p.m. Nov. 15 in the Rich Theatre at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta. For more information, visit www.high.org.

The Arts Council will host a performance by The Shawn Megorden Quartet on Nov. 15 at 331 Spring St. N.W. in Gainesville. For more information, call 770-534-2787 or visit www.theartscouncil.net.

The Atlanta Opera will be performing "Cinderella" at 8 p.m. Nov. 15 and 21, at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18, and at 3 p.m. Nov. 23 at the Cobb Energy Centre. For more information call 404-881-8885 or visit www.atlantaopera.org.

Nov. 16

The exhibition opening of "The First Emperor: China's Terracotta Army" is Nov. 16 at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta. For more information, visit www.high.org.

Ni Hao Atlanta!, A Celebration Fit For an Emperor, will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Nov. 16 at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta. For more information, visit www.high.org.

Ongoing events

The Atlanta History Center, located at 130 W. Paces Ferry Road in Atlanta, features exhibits on Georgia history, Southern folk art and the Civil War and is home to the Centennial Olympic Games Museum and two historic homes. The center's hours are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $15, $12 for senior citizens and students 13 and over, $10 for ages 4 to 12 and free for ages 3 and under. Call 404-814-4000 or visit www.atlantahistorycenter.com.

Stone Mountain Park presents History Tours at 1 p.m. every Monday and Wednesday in the Confederate Hall Historical and Environmental Education Lobby. For more information, call 770-498-5658.

Stone Mountain Park presents Crafts from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. every Friday in the Confederate Hall Historical and Environmental Education Lobby. For more information, call 770-498-5658.

ART Station in Stone Mountain Village presents "A Tuna Christmas," the hilarious sequel to the hit comedy "Greater Tuna." Watch as two actors portray all 24 residents of Texas' third smallest town. The show will start Nov. 19 and run daily through Nov. 23 . For more information on tickets and show times, visit www.artstation.org.

ART Station in Stone Mountain Village presents "A Broadway Christmas Carol," the telling of the classic Charles Dickens story of Ebenezer Scrooge through parodies of everybody's favorite broadways tunes. The show will start Dec. 10 and run daily through Dec. 21. For more information on tickets and show times, visit www.artstation.org.

"Colors and Shapes Make Art," a specialty art class intended for toddlers ages 2 to 3, will start this fall at the Quinlan Visual Arts Center, located at 514 Green St. in Gainesville. For more information on classes and registration, visit www.quinlanartscenter.org or call 770-536-2575.