Category Archives: Announcements

RPAA Presents Legends on Grace: “The Magical Music of Burt Bacharach” starring Susan Greenbaum

By | January 26, 2020

Join us for the next Legends on Grace! RPAA presents a special cabaret performance in Rhythm Hall at Dominion Energy Center with Susan Greenbaum and her band. They will perform the greatest hits from Burt Bacharach, including Walk on By, I say a Little Prayer, Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head, and more! Susan will also sing original songs –… Read More »

A SINGLE PRAYER – FTP

By | January 26, 2020

A SINGLE PRAYER a new play by K. Jenkins world premiere Thu March 19 – Sat April 18, 2020 $35 general admission / $25 military/rvata / $15 students https://singleprayer.bpt.me/ ​Clem: ​This is my blended family. That’s what Charlie says, he’s our therapist. But blended isn’t really the right word. It’s more like shaken up in… Read More »

Virginia Repertory Theatre’s Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn Presents Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad

By | January 19, 2020

Virginia Repertory Theatre’s Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn Presents Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad Book and Lyrics by Douglas Jones Music by Ron Barnett Developed by Virginia Rep Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the company of the second production of the 2019/2020 Children’s Season, Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, opening Friday, January 24, 2020,… Read More »

The Melody Lingers On: The Songs of Irving Berlin!

By | January 12, 2020

Tickets are $15 for Henrico Theatre Company’s newest musical production: The Melody Lingers On: The Songs of Irving Berlin! Select dates: January 24 – February 2, 2020 Visit http://bit.ly/2PN6KzT for more information, tickets, and to see available seats or call 804-261-ARTS today. ABOUT THE SHOW: Music and lyrics by Irving Berlin. Dialogue taken from the… Read More »

AN EVENING OF LOVE SONGS WITH SUSAN GREENBAUM

By | January 12, 2020

AN EVENING OF LOVE SONGS WITH SUSAN GREENBAUM Friday, February 7 at 7pm | New matinee show added: Sunday, February 9 at 2:30pm Tickets $17 in advance at http://bit.ly/2KPzFDL or 804-261-ARTS Richmond’s most beloved singer/songwriter, Susan Greenbaum, makes an epic return to The Cultural Arts Center with ‘An Evening of Love Songs’ on Friday, February… Read More »

Glass Menagerie – 5th Wall Theatre

By | December 22, 2019

Directed by Morrie PiersolJanuary 17th – February 8that The Basement (300 E. Broad St.) 5th Wall Theatre’s Artistic Director Carol Piersol is delighted to announce the next show in their 2019-2020 season, Tennessee Williams’ classic The Glass Menagerie. The Glass Menagerie tells the story of Amanda Wingfield, a faded remnant of Southern gentility who now… Read More »

Chamberlayne Actors Theatre will present BLOOMSDAY

By | December 15, 2019

Chamberlayne Actors Theatre will present BLOOMSDAY by Steven Dietz as their 2020 entry into the Acts of Faith Festival. Directed by Jimmy Mello, BLOOMSDAY plays February 7-22, 2020. Robert returns to Dublin to reunite with Cait, the woman who captured his heart during a James Joyce literary tour thirty-five years ago. Dancing backwards through time, the older couple… Read More »

East coast premiere of Sharr White’s STUPID KID at Firehouse

By | December 15, 2019

Firehouse is pleased to produce the east coast premiere of Sharr White’s play STUPID KID. Performances begin Thursday, January 23, 2020 for a limited run of eleven performances thru Sunday, February 16, 2020. In Sharr White’s very dark and powerful comedy, Chick Ford surprises his parents when he returns home from prison after serving only… Read More »

QUILL THEATRE PRESENTS ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD

By | December 15, 2019

This hilarious Tony Award-winning Best Play imagines the lives of two minor characters from Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern. As the story unfolds, they voice their confusion about the play that’s being performed without them, untangling bigger questions about life and death, reality and art. Tickets: https://www.etix.com/ticket/e/1012219/ Jan. 24th – Feb. 16th, 2020 GOTTWALD PLAYHOUSE… Read More »

AN EVENING WITH CHANCE FISCHER AND FRIENDS – FTP

By | December 7, 2019

AN EVENING WITH CHANCE FISCHER AND FRIENDSTues, Feb 25 @ 7:30pm$10 adv / $15 day of Born and raised in Richmond, Virginia, Chance Fischer has quickly garnered a following through his energetic live performances and clever lyricism. His music is pensive and speaks to the duality of man in a journey through life, fusing elements… Read More »

Buck Dietz presents SOME ENCHANTED EVENING – FTP

By | December 7, 2019

Buck Dietz presentsSOME ENCHANTED EVENINGTues, March 31 @ 7:30pm$15 adv / $25 day ofBuck Dietz – winner of the prestigious Manhattan Association of Cabaret Awards – comes to Firehouse, bringing his Broadway and cabaret experiences to an evening that celebrates the magical legacy of America’s most beloved songs in “Some Enchanted Evening.” Conceived and directed… Read More »

STUPID KID – a new play by Sharr White – FTP

By | December 7, 2019

STUPID KID a new play by Sharr White east coast premiere directed by Alison Devereaux Thu Jan 23 – Sun Feb 16, 2020 ​In the east coast premiere of Sharr White’s very dark and powerful comedy, Chick Ford surprises his parents when he returns home from prison after serving only 14 years of a life… Read More »

Artsies Announced

By | November 3, 2019

Here are the recipients IN BOLD of the 12th Annual Richmond Theatre Critics Circle Award (the nominees are also listed). Best Musical: Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, TheatreLAB Grey Gardens, Richmond Triangle Players (RTP) Once, Virginia Repertory Theatre (Virginia Rep) Sondheim on Sondheim, RTP The Wiz, Virginia Rep Best Direction (Musical): Deejay… Read More »