Category Archives: Announcements

An Evening of Bluegrass w/ Big Boss Combo – The Cultural Arts Center

By | May 19, 2019

Our 2nd Stage finale concert is right around the corner! Join us for An Evening of Bluegrass w/ Big Boss Combo on Friday June 7th at 7pm at The Cultural Arts Center. Advance tickets are $17 at http://bit.ly/2VYwqA1 or 804-261-ARTS. Plus, enjoy a complete catered dinner and full bar/beverages available for sale at the show!… Read More »

Grey Gardens – Richmond Triangle Players

By | May 19, 2019

Richmond Triangle Players brings its 2019-20 season to a close with the Central Virginia premiere of the musical Grey Gardens, opening Friday June 14, 2019, at 8 pm, following two low-priced previews on Wednesday and Thursday, June 12 and 13 at 8 pm. The production will run through Saturday, July 13. The musical, with book… Read More »

Playreading Roundtable – Firehouse Theatre

By | May 19, 2019

Season Four, Anything Goes! – with Comedy, Connections, and Cabaret! Wednesday, May 22 Coordinated by Laura S. Bassin and Wendy Parker, this session of Firehouse’s playreading roundtable will feature I am a Camera (Part Two) by John van Druten. The potluck dinner begins at 5:30 PM and the reading will begin at 6:30 PM. For… Read More »

Playback Theatre at Firehouse Theatre

By | May 19, 2019

Playback TheatreTues, May 28 @ 7:30pm$10 advance / $15 day of ​Playback Theatre Virginia is a performance troupe based in Charlottesville, Virginia. Directed by Larry Goldstein, players include Boomie Pedersen, Deborah Arenstein, Alexandra Kedrock, Michelle James, Abena Foreman Trice, Kristen Atkins, Jennifer Peart, Thembelihle Ngema and Catherine Crisler. Playback is a theatre form where someone… 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 »

AN OCTOROON – The Basement

By | May 12, 2019

AN OCTOROON By Branden Jacobs-Jenkins Direction by Dr. Tawnya Pettiford-Wates May 16 – June 1 at The Basement “AN OCTOROON insists that making theater can be the best way to talk back to history.” -The Village Voice Judge Peyton is dead and his plantation Terrebonne is in financial ruins. Peyton’s handsome nephew George arrives as… 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 »

Death Club Radio LIVE: ARMS AND DANGEROUS

By | May 5, 2019

Death Club Radio LIVE: ARMS AND DANGEROUSWed, May 22 @ 7pmTickets: $10 advance / $15 day of ​This is the live version of writer, storyteller, and hospice chaplain Alane Cameron Ford and Phil Ford\’s ground-breaking WRIR radio program DEATH CLUB RADIO. New to Death Club? This radio show is in its fifth year of airing… Read More »

“SAVANNAH SIPPING SOCIETY” BY JONES/HOPE/WOOTEN SIGNALS A GREAT SUMMER

By | May 5, 2019

Cast announced for this celebration of Southern Women by the writers of “The Golden Girls” and “The Dixie Swim Club.” The Mill is set to heat up the summer with a funny, sassy tale of empowered women. (Yes – men will find it hilarious, too!) Running June 1 through July 13, tickets are on sale… Read More »

22nd Annual Charles Mingus Awareness Project at Firehouse Theatre

By | May 5, 2019

Since 2007, drummer/composer Brian Jones has been presenting Mingus Awareness Project concerts in Richmond. This year’s concert will take place on Sun, June 9 @ 7pm at Firehouse Theatre, 1609 W. Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220. Tickets are $15 in advance / $20 day of / $10 students, with all proceeds going to the ALS… 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 »

WRONG CHOPPED – Firehouse Theatre

By | April 21, 2019

WRONG CHOPPEDby Dixon Cashwell and Levi Meerovich May 17-June 8 $22 general/$12 studentsTo purchase tickets, please visit https://wrongchopped.brownpapertickets.com/ A DOG STUFF Production in residence at Firehouse Theatre Firehouse Theatre presents the world premiere of WRONG CHOPPED—a Dada comedy by Dixon Cashwell and Levi Meerovich. WRONG CHOPPED is a senseless Dada comedy that was workshopped at Firehouse in… Read More »

The Marcia Quick Gard Theatre Arts Scholarship

By | April 14, 2019

The 2019 scholarship auditions will be held at the Firehouse Theatre, 1609 W. Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23220 Saturday, May 25 Applications Now Being Accepted Adjudicators will be: Joel Bassin (artistic director of the Firehouse Theatre) Suzi Moore Fenton (actor and theatre teacher from Franklin, Indiana) Larry Gard (retired artistic director of Carpenter Science Theatre Company). From the… Read More »

WORLD PREMIERE OF WRONG CHOPPED OPENS AT FIREHOUSE

By | April 14, 2019

Firehouse Theatre presents the world premiere WRONG CHOPPED—a Dada comedy by Dixon Cashwell and Levi Meerovich — from May 17 to June 8, 2019. WRONG CHOPPED is a senseless Dada comedy that was workshopped at Firehouse in November, 2018. WRONG CHOPPED shares a few qualities with the Food Network’s hit reality competition series Chopped. By… Read More »