A provocative excavation of modern faith. 

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Lucas Hnath


Freddie Ashley


Pastor Paul has built his congregation from modest storefront to shining megachurch with a membership of thousands. But when the beloved minister steps up to the pulpit to share a new belief, his stunning revelation leaves the entire church community rocked to its core. A provocative excavation of modern faith, The Christians will feature music from a community choir comprised of people from all faiths and backgrounds. A runaway hit of the New York theatre season, this stunningly original play will have all of Atlanta talking.

Mr. Hnath [is] one of the brightest new voices of his generation. The New York Times
...Sincere, complex, nuanced... Chicago Tribune
A serious play, with serious craft and serious aspirations. Christianity Today
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Recommended for all ages.


Wednesday, September 13th at 8 PM
Thursday, September 14th at 8 PM
Friday, September 15th at 8 PM
Opening Night
Saturday, September 16th at 8 PM
Regular Performances
September 16th - October 15th
Wednesday - Fridays at 8 PM
Saturdays at 8 PM
Sundays at 2 PM

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"Religious Exploration In 'The Christians'" Wabe90 1 Color Updated WABE's City Lights with Lois Reitzes Gabbie Watts,
"A devout spirit moves Actor’s Express’ ‘Christians’" Ajc Com Logo The AJC Bert Osborne,