Category Archives: Announcements

Winter Wonderettes return to the Mill stage!

By | November 28, 2021

Those wonderful, mellifluous, marvelous Wonderettes return to the Mill stage as they work their musical magic to save the Harper’s Hardware holiday party from disaster after Santa goes missing! So many great hits from the 60’s, sung in classic “girl group” harmony. The perfect holiday confection! November 20 – January 1, 2021 Missy: Georgi HicksCindy… Read More »

Jewish Family Theatre presents “The Sound of Music”

By | November 28, 2021

Jewish Family Theatre proudly presents Rodgers and Hammerstein’s, classic, Tony Award-winning musical, The Sound of Music, direct from the Sara Belle November Stage with Artistic Direction by Debra Clinton and Musical Direction by Stephen Rudlin. A tuneful, heartwarming story, it is based on the real life story of the Von Trapp Family singers, one of… Read More »

The Conciliation Lab presents “Straight White Men”

By | November 28, 2021

Straight White Men by Young Jean Lee Directed by Kelsey Cordrey December 3 – 18 at The Basement ABOUT THE SHOW: Raucous, surprising, and fearless – experimental playwright Young Jean Lee takes an outside look at the traditional father/son play narrative, shedding new and often hilarious light on a story we think we know all… Read More »

St. John’s Community Players Present “We Need A Little Christmas Cabaret”

By | November 21, 2021

St. John’s USS, 503 Stuart Circle, Richmond, VA 23220 Saturday, December 11th @ 7:00 PM Sunday, December 12th @ 3:00 PM Dessert Buffet, Coffee, and Hot Cranberry Apple Cider will be served during Intermission. Wine available for purchase. Call the Box Office to Make a Reservation (804) 762-4870 or pay online at St John’s Richmond… Read More »

It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play Opens December 3

By | November 21, 2021

If you have never seen a Live Radio Play, you are in for a big treat this holiday season when Virginia Repertory Theatre presents It’s a Wonderful Life: a Live Radio Play. The play is set on the stage and auditorium of Studio A at WBFR in Manhattan, New York on Christmas Eve 1946. The entire… Read More »

Firehouse Theatre and RVA Baroque’s world premiere opera JULIE, MONSTER

By | November 21, 2021

Firehouse Theatre has partnered with RVA Baroque to produce the world premiere of JULIE, MONSTER: a Queer Baroque opera — for a very limited run of two live performances on Friday December 3 at 7pm and Sunday December 5, 2021 at 2pm, with additional streaming options on Saturday December 4 at 8pm (EST) and December… Read More »

Illuminated Stage Theatre Company presents “Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks”

By | November 14, 2021

TICKETS ON SALE NOW! “Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks” opens Friday, Nov. 19 and plays through Dec. 5 at the Perkinson Center for the Arts and Education. By Richard Alfieri, this touching comedy about a formidable woman and an often-impertinent dance instructor shows us how, through the power of music and dance, a new… Read More »

The Holidays Have Arrived at RTP! “A Christmas Kaddish” Opens in Two Weeks!

By | November 14, 2021

This Production is generously sponsored by Diversity Richmond. Sing the Merry for Holiday Joy!Richmond Triangle Players continues its 29th season with the world premiere of a brand new holiday musical, A Christmas Kaddish. RTP’s production will open Friday, November 19, 2021 after two low-priced previews on Wednesday and Thursday November 17 and 18, and will run through… Read More »

Virginia Repertory Theatre Updates

By | November 14, 2021

New Co-Artistic DirectorHanover TavernHoliday Fun We’re thrilled to name Desirée Roots as Co-Artistic Director – Community. Roots is one of Virginia’s best known and most accomplished performing artists. She is the first of three Co-Artistic Directors to be announced in a new leadership model that will steer all artistic aspects of Central Virginia’s flagship professional theatre according to… Read More »

New Theater in town: The New Theatre!

By | November 7, 2021

The New Theatre is founded by Executive Artistic Director, Nathaniel Shaw (he/him/his) and Executive Director, Vida Williams (she/her/hers).  Both deeply passionate about advancing artform and industry, Shaw and Williams’ partnership creates a unique joining of two worlds- theatre and new media technology.  TNT’s dedication to new work development and innovation through a transmedia approach, spearheads… Read More »

Virginia Repertory Theatre – Announcing our FIRST show back at Hanover Tavern: Barefoot in the Park

By | November 7, 2021

So many of you have been asking when we’d be back at the Tavern, and we are very excited to share this news. This December, after a 21-month pandemic hiatus, we will revive our 2006 production of Barefoot in the Park (15 years later!), bringing back the director and a few favorite local actors who were involved… Read More »

 “A Charlie Brown Christmas” presented by Henrico Theatre Company @ The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen

By | November 7, 2021

Tickets are $15 at www.artsglenallen.com or 804-261-ARTS Performances: 12/10/21 at 7pm, 12/11/21 at 3pm & 7pm, 12/12/21 at 3pm LIVE STAGE PERFORMANCE by Henrico Theatre Company! This classic animated television special comes to life in this faithful stage adaptation, in which Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the rest of the Peanuts Gang discover the true meaning of Christmas.… Read More »

Masters of Soul at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen

By | November 7, 2021

Masters of Soul December 22 at 7pm at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen Tickets available at www.artsglenallen.com or 804-261-ARTS Masters of Soul is a celebration of the legendary songs and performers that defined Motown and soul music. Don’t miss this epic performance featuring stylishly costumed, fully choreographed performances of both male and female groups backed… Read More »

Virginia Rep – It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

By | October 24, 2021

Tickets are on sale now for It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play.  This play by Joe Landry brings to life the entire town of Bedford Falls, as it tells the beloved story of irrepressible George Bailey, his wife, Mary, and the angel, Clarence, in the form of a live 1940s radio broadcast. You can also… Read More »

Off the Wall and Onto the Stage: Dancing the Art of Jonathan Green

By | October 17, 2021

TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Off the Wall and Onto the Stage: Dancing the Art of Jonathan Green, at the Dominion Energy Center’s Carpenter Theater! The James River Valley (VA) Chapter of The Links, Inc, proudly presents this Center Stage production! March 4, 2022, at 7:30PM. Purchase your tickets NOW before this much acclaimed traveling performance… Read More »