The Arts Council Announces its 2017 Signature Series Formerly known as the Pearce Series, the Signature Series offers unique opportunities to witness nationally and internationally famed performers. The concerts this season include Artrageous on January 17th at 7:30 pm (Pearce Auditorium); The Joe Grandsden Big Band, featuring guest vocalist Annie Sellick on June 3rd at 8:00 pm (The Arts Council Smithgall Arts Center Lawn), and The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, featuring guest vocalist Robert Cantrell on June 16th at 8:00 pm (The Arts Council Smithgall Arts Center Lawn). Artrageous is a one-of-a-kind artistic spectacular that showcases mindboggling visual art, music, theater, puppetry, singing, dancing and comedyall on one stage for the entire family! The Joe Gransden Big Band is a seventeen-piece ensemble that hearkens back to an era when the Great American Songbook, swing music and the big-band sound was all the rage. And the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra is a 27-time, Grammy Award-winning orchestra for which audiences globally cheer! The orchestra burns with focused fire from its very first, lurid notes. Series tickets are only $85 per person and include all three performances. Individual performance tickets are also available. All tickets are subject to 7% tax. For more information or for tickets, call 770-534-2787, or visit TheArtsCouncil.net.