Creative Studios of Atlanta 500 Bishop St NW, Atlanta, GA30318 Inside its doors, Creative Studios of Atlanta is full of life. Children gather for professional acting training, locals…More observe classes and actors line up to record voice-overs. The company is thriving in this location,offering classes, castings for film and television, and independent-film production. The owner, Ken Feinberg, organizes a workshop led by a professional from New York or Los Angeles every month. The instructors and students are eager to learn and be connected with the community.
Piola 1080 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA30309 Piola restaurant connects Midtown Atlanta with an international chain of Italian food and culture. The restaurant began…More in Italy and quickly developed multiple branches in Brazil, whose traditional pizza is similar to Italy's. Now Piola also thrives in Argentina, Mexico, Turkey, Honduras and Atlanta, which is one of 10 U.S. locations. Executive manager and head chef, Grabriele Besozzi, is Italian and came to the U.S. in 2006 to work in various Piola restaurants. Gabriele maintains in Piola what he calls Italian style service -- informal, fast, clean and friendly. The eatery also exhibits a new artist's work every 4 months, usually a local artist, who can sell his artwork to Piola customers for no extra charge. Special offers include Happy Hour, Ladies' Night, Brazilian Day, lunch specials and Gnocchi day.