Next from Arís:

Arís presents
The Friel Deal — Two Plays After Chekhov
An evening of two one-act plays from Brian Friel, based on works by Chekhov.

First: The Bear – a young widow has immersed herself in the role of mourning for her philandering now dead husband. Her frail and ancient manservant tries in vain to snap her out of it. Then her neighbor Smirnov barges in ...

Second: The Yalta Game – a sexy, funny, romantic tale of passion and forbidden romance that will leave you meditating on the nature of love.

Tickets on sale now at the Arís Box Office.

Also from Arís:

Arís presents
The Legend of Finn McCool
A staged reading with music
One Performance Only — Saturday, June 22nd at 2:30pm

Arís presents a staged reading of the classic Irish fairy tale written and directed by Rob Shaw-Smith.

Come and see how legendary Irish giant Finn McCool took on and saw off the Scottish monster Benandonner, and see exactly how the Giant’s Causeway came to be one of the wonders of the natural world. Follow the exploits of the giant Finn McCool in this cool comedy with classic songs.

An Arís original, suitable for children 8 - 88!

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Performance at 7 Stages Back Stage

Arís, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, donations are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. Donations may be made either via Paypal or by check payable to Arís, Inc. and mailed to:

Fuse Arts Center
ATTN: Arís
115 M.L.K. Jr Dr SW #225
Atlanta, GA 30303.

Our Mission

Our mission is to bring the theatrical and literary traditions, mythology, and storytelling from and about Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and England to Atlanta. Aris presents full productions and staged readings of contemporary and classical plays. We celebrate annual events such as Burns Night and Bloomsday. We participate in other events that feature the literature, poetry, and music of the British Isles. Aris is committed to breathing fresh life into timeless classics as well as introducing our audience to the work of new and emerging contemporary playwrights.


Arís performing at The Celtic Christmas Concert in 2013