Category Archives: Announcements

The Whistle Stop Sing Along

By | August 1, 2021

Celebrate ten years of the Whistle Stop Theatre Company by singing along to these original Whistle Stop hits performed by top artists. Follow the bouncing ball to belt out songs the whole family can enjoy. Watch for new Whistle Stop Sing Along videos on The Whistle Stop Theatre Company Facebook page or on www.WhistleStopTheatre.weebly.com August… Read More »

The Heritage Ensemble Theatre Company presents Black Cowboys & Cowgirls!

By | August 1, 2021

Cowboy and cowgirl show anyone?? The Heritage Ensemble Theatre Company presents Black Cowboys & Cowgirls! We are bringing this to 3 cities near you! Starting with Hopewell. Written and directed by Margarette Joyner, produced by The Black Seed Grant. Join us as we take a look through the eyes of the African American men and… Read More »

Firehouse Theatre launches first NFT collection of live performance

By | August 1, 2021

Firehouse Theatre has launched its first limited collection of NFTs (non-fungible tokens) on OpenSea.com. The collection includes curated/edited video clips from two of theatre’s world premiere solo works that were created and performed during the pandemic. Bidding for NFTs from the collection begins at 12p.m. EST on July 30, 2021 at https;//opensea.io/firehousetheatre. Firehouse’s Producing Artistic Director Joel… Read More »

Updates on 5th Wall Theatre Artistic Director Carol Androski Piersol

By | July 18, 2021

Our hearts go out to our incredible Artistic Director Carol Androski Piersol and her family as she recovers from brain surgery and moves into treatment for brain cancer. Please visit the link below for updates and information on ways you can help her and her family during this time. https://www.caringbridge.org/visit/carolandroskipiersol

Ella and Her Fella Frank is on stage now! VA Rep

By | July 18, 2021

Ella and Her Fella Frank is on stage now! By Bo WilsonBased on a concept by Randy Strawderman Now – September 12 The November Theatre, Marjorie Arenstein Stage GET TICKETS “Highlights of the evening (not counting being out at a live theater event) included Desirée Roots’ skillful and confident demonstration of Fitzgerald’s signature scatting technique on… Read More »

“The Pink Unicorn” Opens RTP’s 29th Season

By | July 18, 2021

Performances Begin in Just Two Weeks!Low Priced Previews July 28 and 29! Activists Come in Many Guises.Trisha Lee considers herself to be open-minded and accepting, that is, at least compared to the other mothers in her conservative hometown of Sparkton, Texas. But Trisha’s values are called into question when her teenager Jo comes out as genderqueer… Read More »

Richmond’s Firehouse Theatre produces world premiere of Chris Gavaler’s THE ZOMBIE LIFE

By | July 11, 2021

Firehouse Theatre continues its SEASON OF RENEWAL with a limited run of eight performances of Chris Gavaler’s THE ZOMBIE LIFE. The production begins performances on Wednesday, August 18 and closes on Sunday, August 29. THE ZOMBIE LIFE is performed as a self-help seminar for humans seeking conversion, conducted by a therapist who offers a unique… Read More »

Intermission Beer Company to take part in a nationwide brewers’ collaboration to support arts workers

By | June 20, 2021

Intermission Beer Company has brewed up a special brew this year called Curtain Up. Curtain Up is a collaboration to raise awareness about the live performance industry which has been decimated by COVID-19. They will donate proceeds from the Curtain Up beer to The Actors Fund as well as the Theatre Artists Fund of Greater… Read More »

The Richmond Shakespeare Festival is Back!

By | June 13, 2021

WE HAVE SOME EXCITING NEWS! (By the way…we’ve missed you…) After a long year, we are finally ready to bring LIVE THEATRE back to our community! This year, we will be performing the 22nd Annual Richmond Shakespeare Festival on Agecroft Hall’s spacious back lawn, where audiences can sit as close or as far from the… Read More »

2021 RICHMOND SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL

By | June 6, 2021

EXCITING NEWS! Quill Theatre and Agecroft Hall & Gardens are so happy to announce the 2021 RICHMOND SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL running from July 8th thru August 15th! Tickets go on sale in two weeks! For this year’s festival we will be setting up the stage on Agecroft’s spacious back lawn so people can stretch out safely… Read More »