Author Archives: Courtney

Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical – Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn

By | June 23, 2019

Onstage at the Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn from July 12 – August 11. Polkadots follows 8-year-old Lily Polkadot, the first Polkadot to attend the school in the “Squares Only” small town of Rockaway. However, Lily, along with her new friend Sky, a shy Square boy who appreciates her for her unique polkadot skin, prove that… Read More »

Dance Nation – TheatreLAB

By | June 16, 2019

Dance Nation by Clare Barron Direction by Maggie Roop July 11 – August 3 at The Basement Somewhere in America, an army of pre-teen competitive dancers plots to take over the world. And if their new routine is good enough, they’ll claw their way to the top at the Boogie Down Grand Prix in Tampa… Read More »

ANIMAL CONTROL – Firehouse Theatre

By | June 16, 2019

ANIMAL CONTROLa new play by Chandler Hubbarddirected by Joel Bassin Wed, July 3 – Sat, July 27 Kim Hawkins is struggling in her new job as manager of Carson County Pound as she tries to repair a dysfunctional office and cope with the mounting fallout from a complaint about a pit bull terrorizing a dog… Read More »

Virginia Repertory Theatre at Hanover Tavern Presents Forever Plaid

By | June 9, 2019

Virginia Repertory Theatre at Hanover Tavern Presents Forever Plaid Book by Stuart Ross Music by Various Artists Direction by Wes Seals Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the company of the final production of the 2018/2019 Hanover Season, Forever Plaid, opening Friday, July 19, 2019, at the Hanover Tavern. For anyone looking for a nostalgic trip back… Read More »

Richmond Triangle Players at the Robert B. Moss Theatre Audition Notice – THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW

By | June 9, 2019

Richmond Triangle Players at the Robert B. Moss TheatreAudition Notice THE ROCKY HORROR SHOWBy Richard O’Brien Directed by Michael HawkeMusic Direction by Kim Fox Rehearsals begin September 9thProduction: October 17th – 26th, 2019 All roles are paid. Equity contracts are not available. Auditions will take place August 3rd and 4th from 12:00 pm to 7:00… Read More »

SWIFT CREEK MILL THEATRE LAUNCHES FAMILY PERFORMANCES IN NEW 2019-2020 YOUTH SEASON

By | June 2, 2019

Educational field trips are joined by evening and weekend performances for the first time in Youth Theatre’s 30 years! A new Youth Theatre experience is coming to Swift Creek Mill in 2019-2020! For the first time, the theatre is offering family performances on select nights and weekends for Youth Series shows. The first organized Youth… Read More »

Firehouse will produce new version of Chandler Hubbard’s ANIMAL CONTROL

By | May 26, 2019

Firehouse Theatre is pleased to announce that it will remount Chandler Hubbard’s new play ANIMAL CONTROL for nine performances from July 3 thru July 27, 2019. The remount features a rewritten script and two new performers. The rewrites are part of the continuing development of the new play and are based on lessons that Hubbard… Read More »

Virginia Repertory Theatre’s Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn Presents Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical

By | May 26, 2019

Book by Melvin Tunstall III Music by Greg Borowsky and Douglas Lyons Lyrics by Douglas Lyons Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the company of the final production of the 2018/2019 Children’s Season, Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical, opening Friday, July 12, 2019, at the Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn. Inspired by the events of The Little… Read More »

Swift Creek Mill Theatre Cabaret Nights Presents Audra Honaker July 19 & 20

By | May 26, 2019

Audra Honaker’s new cabaret, “Suggestions Welcome” needs YOUR ideas – and they may become part of the show! Audra Honaker, the dynamic ray of sunshine that has graced stages all over Central Virginia, will entertain audiences through song July 19 & 20 at the Mill. Musical direction by the exceptional Shellie Johnson. Doors open at… Read More »

RPAA’s 10th Anniversary Celebration!

By | May 12, 2019

On September 6, 2019, at 7:30pm, In honor of the 10th Anniversary, Virginia Repertory Theatre’s Artistic Director, Nathaniel Shaw, will bring together Resident Companies City Dance Theatre, Elegba Folklore Society, Latin Ballet of Virginia, Quill Theatre, Richmond Ballet, Richmond Symphony, SPARC, Virginia Opera, and Virginia Repertory Theatre for an unforgettable, one-night-only performance to celebrate the… Read More »

Virginia Repertory Theatre Announces the Company of The Wiz

By | May 12, 2019

Virginia Repertory Theatre Announces the Company of The Wiz Music and Lyrics by Charlie Smalls Book by William F. Brown Direction and Choreography by Kikau Alvaro Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the opening of The Wiz on Friday, June 21, 2019 at the November Theatre/Arenstein Stage, 114 West Broad Street. The show will run through Sunday,… Read More »

“MATILDA the Musical” is Dogwood Dell’s 2019 musical finale!

By | May 5, 2019

“MATILDA the Musical” is Dogwood Dell’s 2019 musical finale! Director – Happy Mahaney Musical Director – Ben Miller Choreographer – Ali Thibodeau PERFORMANCES: • 7/26 (FRI) – 8:30 PM • “MATILDA the Musical” – Musical Theatre • 7/27 (SAT) – 8:30 PM • “MATILDA the Musical” • 7/28 (SUN) – 8:30 PM • “MATILDA the… Read More »

THE 2019 RICHMOND SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL

By | April 28, 2019

TICKETS ON SALE MAY 1ST THE TEMPEST DIRECTED BYJAMES RICKS JUNE 6TH – 30TH, 2019AGECROFT HALL & GARDENS Prospero, the deposed Duke of Milan and now a powerful magician, raises a great storm to wreck the vessel casting his betrayers onto the shores of the mysterious island he has made his home. There, attended by… Read More »

Firehouse Theatre – Season 26 (2019/2010) – A SEASON OF RISK

By | April 21, 2019

Firehouse Theatre – Season 26 A SEASON OF RISK 2019/2020 “If you don’t risk anything, you risk even more.” -Erica Jong Risk is a paradox. We try to avoid or reduce risk, but we also seek it out — on roller coasters, in casinos, skydiving. Dangerous and exhilarating. Life threatening and life affirming. It would… Read More »

VA Rep 2019 – 2020 SEASON

By | April 14, 2019

Our Artistic Staff Introduces this Season’s Shows A note from Artistic Director, Nathaniel Shaw: “Our 2019-2020 season will be a fascinating flight, again exploring lands both near and far, some fantastical and some hardened and real. It is a season that runs the gamut of human emotion, brimming with hilarity, pain, and resounding love. We… Read More »