MINT will reopen its gallery spaces and artist studios with three exhibitions and its LEAP YEAR BASH on Saturday, February 29. Somethin’ missing . . . somethin’ promised in Gallery One is curated by Makeda Jean Lewis and features the work of five artists, including Zipporah Camille Thompson and Hanna Newman. The group show Straightaway in Gallery Two features MINT’s 2019–2020 Leap Year Fellows. Rule Follower in Gallery Three is Sarah Nathaniel’s first solo exhibition in a major Atlanta arts institution. All three shows run through March 28. The 7–10 p.m. BASH will include open studios. Free. Pre-registration required HERE.
Truth & Consequences, a storytelling cabaret, takes place tonight (Thursday, February 27), with a slate of first-time and experienced storytellers. All will tell tales about struggle, triumph and the very real human journeys that make us all uniquely who we are, yet universally connected. The show, coproduced by Atlanta’s StoryMuse and the Atlanta Center for Self Sufficiency will benefit the center. Open house at 6 p.m., show at 7 p.m. CHRIS 180’s Fuqua Room, 1030 Fayetteville Road. $10. Tickets HERE.
A performance of And Then They Came for Me: Remembering the World of Anne Frank headlines a night of theater and Holocaust education at Georgia Ensemble Theatre. The March 1 event begins at 5:30 p.m. in the lobby with exhibits and conversations. A pre-show speaker from the Georgia Commission on the Holocaust takes the stage at 5:30 p.m. Curtain for the multimedia Anne Frank is 7 p.m., followed by a post-show discussion. Suggested for age 10 and older. Anne Frank tickets are $10; related events free.