From staff reports

Jan 12, 2024 Updated Jan 16, 2024


CONYERS — Conyers Rockdale Council for the Arts (CRCA) will present three encore performances of the Off-Broadway solo hit show: “The Bench, A Homeless Love Story,” written and performed by Robert Galinsky.


“The Bench” made its Atlanta debut this past summer to a fanfare of audience accolades and is coming back for three encore performances in January. After its critically acclaimed run in both New York and Los Angeles, Galinsky is excited to return to the CRCA Black Box Theater, 910 Center St., Conyers, for three performances Jan. 19 and 20 at 7 p.m. and Jan. 21 at 3 p.m.


“The Bench” is directed by Jay O. Sanders and presented by Conyers Rockdale Council for the Arts, Terry Schnuck (five-time Tony-winning producer), Barry “Shabaka” Henley (actor, CBS TV’s “Bob Hearts Abishola”) and Monique Coleman (actor, Disney’s “High School Musical”). Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at