Category Archives: Announcements

MISS WITHERSPOON CAST AND PRODUCTION TEAM ANNOUNCED

By | December 15, 2018

The Lynn Theatre and Wishing Wind Creations are happy to announce the cast and production team for “Miss Witherspoon” by Christopher Durang. “Miss Witherspoon” runs from February 1-16, 2019, in The Lynn Theatre, John Tyler Community College – Midlothian Campus at 800 Charter Colony Pkwy, Midlothian, VA 23114. This collaboration features professional artists as well… Read More »

5TH WALL THEATRE BRINGS THE RAUCOUS ROUGH-TALK OF TALK RADIO TO RICHMOND IN JANUARY 2019

By | December 15, 2018

5th Wall Theatre amps up its 2018-2019 season with Pulitzer-nominated Talk Radio starring Scott Wichmann. Written by American stage provocateur and bad-boy Eric Bogosian, Talk Radio gives us a glimpse into the night-life of talk radio host Barry Champlain. Not just a chronicle of radio life, this play weaves together juicy incites and observations on… Read More »

Virginia Repertory Theatre Announces The 7th Annual Anything Goes Gala

By | December 15, 2018

Saturday, January 26, 2019 The Jefferson Hotel Virginia Rep is pleased to announce the 7th annual Anything Goes Gala, an evening of entertainment in support of Virginia Repertory Theatre. Tickets are now available for this black tie event, featuring a cocktail reception, seated dinner, silent and live auctions, and entertainment. Marquee Sponsors are Altria. circle S studio and Dominion… Read More »

Matt & Ben – Firehouse Theatre/Clear Theater Collective

By | December 15, 2018

MATT & BENby Mindy Kaling and Brenda WithersFirehouse TheatreWed-Sat, Dec. 19-22 @ 7:30pmSun, Dec. 23 @ 2pm$25 general / $10 students​Clear Theater Collective and Firehouse Theatre present MATT & BEN by Mindy Kaling and Brenda Withers. MATT & BEN depicts its Hollywood golden boys, Matt Damon & Ben Affleck – before J-Lo, before Gwyneth, before… Read More »

A Very Good Year – Richmond Triangle Players

By | December 8, 2018

Richmond Triangle Players’ Cabaret Series will celebrate New Year’s Eve with beloved Richmond performer Scott Wichmann in two performances of his new show “A Very Good Year,” Monday December 31, at 8:00 and 10:30 pm. Tickets are already limited for the 8:00 pm show and are on sale now. The celebrated actor-singer-dancer returns after three… Read More »

The Santaland Diaries – Illyria Theatre Company

By | December 8, 2018

The Santaland Diariesby David Sedaris! “Out of work, our slacker decides to become a Macy’s elf during the holiday crunch. At first the job is simply humiliating, but once the thousands of visitors start pouring through Santa’s workshop, he becomes battle-weary and bitter. Finding consolation in the fact that some of the other elves were… Read More »

OEDIPUS, A GOSPEL MYTH – Firehouse Theatre

By | December 8, 2018

Firehouse Theatre announces the cast and creative team for it’s upcoming production of OEDIPUS, A GOSPEL MYTH that begins performances on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 7:30pm. Sophocles’ masterwork from 429 B.C. is considered by many to be one of the greatest plays ever written. Ambition, pride, fate, and free will are the ingredients of… Read More »

MATT & BEN – Firehouse Theatre

By | December 8, 2018

MATT & BEN by Mindy Kaling and Brenda Withers Wed-Sat, Dec. 19-22 @ 7:30pm Sun, Dec. 23 @ 2pm $25 general / $10 students ​ Clear Theater Collective presents MATT & BEN by Mindy Kaling and Brenda Withers. MATT & BEN depicts its Hollywood golden boys – before J-Lo, before Gwyneth, before Project Greenlight, before… Read More »

5th Wall Theatre Announces New Public Relations and Marketing Director

By | December 8, 2018

5th Wall Theatre is thrilled to announce the newest addition to their team. Elizabeth Parks will be joining 5th Wall as its new Public Relations and Marketing Director. Elizabeth comes to 5th Wall by way of Hampden-Sydney College where she most recently worked as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre.  Elizabeth brings a wealth of… Read More »

Passing of Andrew Boothby

By | December 2, 2018

From VA Rep’s Facebook Page: It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that we at Virginia Rep and throughout the Richmond theatre community mourn the loss of an actor, colleague and dear friend: Andrew Boothby. Scott Wichmann graciously offered to share this thoughtful tribute to Andy: “Andy was truly larger than life. It… Read More »

Stuff Your Thespian Stocking with RVA Theatre

By | December 2, 2018

Stuff Your Thespian Stocking with RVA Theatre The Theatre Artist Fund of Greater Richmond (TAFGR) helps those in the Richmond theatre community who fall on the hardest of times, whether due to illness, injury or extenuating circumstances. When you help by providing emergency financial assistance, you will receive an RVA THEATRE sticker that proudly indicates… Read More »

RPAA Presents Legends on Grace – Forever Ella

By | December 2, 2018

RPAA Presents Legends on Grace Forever Ella January 5, 2018 7 PM Libby S. Gottwald Playhouse THE PERFECT STOCKING STUFFER! Come celebrate the New Year with us as Desirée Roots and her VAJazz Orchestra honor “The First Lady of Song,” Ella Fitzgerald!  Desirée, an award-winning jazz artist, will perform Ella’s most beloved songs such as “A-Tisket, A-Tasket,”… Read More »

TheatreLAB presents re-imagined classic, A Doll’s House, starring Katrinah Carol Lewis and Landon Nagel

By | November 25, 2018

TheatreLAB presents re-imagined classic, A Doll’s House, starring Katrinah Carol Lewis and Landon Nagel TheatreLAB, Richmond’s home for unexpected and evocative performance, is proud to present Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House, starring local favorites, Katrinah Carol Lewis and Landon Nagel. The production is the second show in TheatreLAB’s 2018/2019 Season, “In Pursuit of Happiness,” and will run… Read More »

“A 1940s RADIO CHRISTMAS CAROL” CELEBRATES RETRO FAMILY FUN

By | November 18, 2018

“A 1940s RADIO CHRISTMAS CAROL” CELEBRATES RETRO FAMILY FUN This innovative version of Dicken’s classic “A Christmas Carol” has far more hijinks than humbugs. In this long-awaited sequel to the popular musical “The 1940s Radio Hour,” it’s Christmas Eve, 1943, and the Feddington Players are now broadcasting from a hole-in-the-wall studio in Newark, New Jersey. The company’s take on… Read More »

Quill Theatre is proud to announce the cast and crew for RED VELVET

By | November 11, 2018

Quill Theatre is proud to announce the cast and crew for RED VELVET by Lolita Chakrabarti, which opens on January 18th, 2019! Check out our website for performance dates and times! https://www.quilltheatre.org/red-velvet/ SYNOPSIS: The year is 1833. Edmund Kean, the greatest Shakespearean actor of his age, collapses on stage while performing the lead in Othello.… Read More »