Category Archives: Announcements

SPARC Spectrum Open House

By | March 24, 2019

Join us on Saturday, March 30, 2019 from 5 – 6pm at SPARC for an introduction to the newly relaunched Spectrum program that will begin in the fall of 2019. Spectrum is a theater arts education program for high school LGBTQ youth, in partnership with SPARC, Richmond Triangle Players, and TheatreLAB. Modeled after the national… Read More »

Shorts 2019! by K Dance

By | March 24, 2019

Shorts 2019! by K Dance Mar 28-30 at 7:30PM & Mar 30 at 4PM; A K Dance production on the stage Firehouse Theatre; Conceived & Choreographed by Kaye Weinstein Gary TICKETS:​ 804-355-2001 or https://shorts2019.brownpapertickets.com/ K Dance’s unique and unconventional style of storytelling through the integration of theatre and contemporary dance features short plays directed &… Read More »

The Women’s Theatre Festival – The Basement

By | March 16, 2019

The Women’s Theatre FestivalDirection by Carol Piersol, Debra Clinton, Shanea N. Taylor, and Melissa Rayford March 27 – April 20 at The Basement With the increased focus on Women’s Rights, the Equal Rights Amendment, and the #MeToo movement, The Women’s Theatre Festival aims to celebrate, champion, and advance women’s rights, women’s stories, and the work of female theatre artists… Read More »

5TH WALL THEATRE AND THEATRELAB ANNOUNCE THE WOMEN’S THEATRE FESTIVAL 2019

By | March 10, 2019

5th Wall Theatre and TheatreLAB are teaming up again to co-produce the Women’s Theatre Festival beginning March 27, 2019. With the increased focus on Women’s Rights, the Equal Rights Amendment, and the #MeToo movement, the Artistic Directors of 5th Wall Theatre and TheatreLAB, Carol Piersol and Deejay Gray, have created this festival to celebrate, champion,… Read More »

Virginia Repertory Theatre Announces the Creative Team and Cast of Atlantis: A New Musical

By | March 3, 2019

Virginia Repertory Theatre Announces the Creative Team and Cast of Atlantis: A New Musical By Special Arrangement with Greg Schaffert and Glass Half Full Productions Music and Lyrics by Matthew Lee Robinson Book by Ken Cerniglia, Matthew Lee Robinson and Scott Anderson Morris Orchestrations by Greg Anthony Rassen Direction by Tony Award Nominee Kristin Hanggi… Read More »

“BRIGHT STAR” IS A MARVELOUS MUSICAL STORY BY LEGENDS STEVE MARTIN AND EDIE BRICKELL

By | February 24, 2019

From Broadway to Central Virginia, this Show Shines as a Melodic Feast Flavored by Appalachian Culture. Inspired by a real event and featuring a Grammy-nominated bluegrass score, Broadway’s “Bright Star” tells a sweeping tale of love and redemption set against the rich backdrop of the American South in the 1920s and ’40s. An uplifting theatrical… Read More »

Virginia Repertory Theatre’s Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn Presents Pinocchio

By | February 24, 2019

Virginia Repertory Theatre’s Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn Presents Pinocchio Book and Lyrics by Bruce Craig Miller Music by Michael Strong Based on the Novel by Carlo Collodi Developed by Virginia Repertory Theatre Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the company of the third production of the 2018/19 Children’s Season, Pinocchio, opening Friday, March 29, 2019, at… Read More »

Virginia Repertory Theatre at Hanover Tavern Presents Broadway Bound by Neil Simon

By | February 17, 2019

Virginia Repertory Theatre at Hanover Tavern Presents Broadway Bound by Neil Simon Direction by Steve Perigard The third installment of Neil Simon’s autobiographical trilogy, Broadway Bound follows the blockbuster success of Virginia Rep’s 2015 production ofBrighton Beach Memoirs and opens on Friday, March 15 at the Hanover Tavern. This play finds Eugene, and his older… Read More »

RPAA’s Parking Lot Party

By | February 10, 2019

Parking Lot PartyApril 27, 20194 – 8 PMParking Lot at Dominion Energy Center Meet us at Dominion Energy Center for the Performing Arts for RPAA’s Parking Lot Party – an afternoon and evening of bands, brews, and bites! Hosted by RPAA’s Associates Board, proceeds from this event benefit the artistic and educational programs of RPAA. We’re excited to… Read More »

Judy, Liza, and Me – A Cabaret with Debra Wagoner

By | February 3, 2019

Come to the Mill for a highly entertaining Cabaret starring Debra Wagoner, with a special light menu included. Featuring music made famous by Judy Garland and Liza Minnelli, and more performed by the incredibly talented Debra Wagoner, accompanied by Anthony Smith. March 8th & March 9th Doors open at 7:00 PM. Swift Creek Mill Theatre… Read More »

P.T. Barnum returns to Richmond – Firehouse Theatre

By | February 3, 2019

Firehouse Theatre and the Branch Museum of Architecture and Design welcome magician/storyteller David London back to Richmond for a return engagement of his incredible immersive experience HUMBUG: The Great P.T. Barnum Seance for 8 performances only on Fri. 3/8 @ 7pm, Sat. 3/9 @ 5pm and 8pm, Sun. 3/10 @ 2pm and 5pm, Fri. 3/15 @ 7pm,… Read More »

CAT Theatre – BINGO The Winning Musical

By | January 20, 2019

CAT Theatre announces the company of BINGO The Winning Musical by Ilene Reid, Michael Heitzman, David Holcenburg. Director Pat Walker has chosen the following cast: Vern: Amber dePass Patsy: Sandra Clayton Honey: Caitlin St. Clair Sam/Frank: David Atkins Minnie: Cynthia Mitchell Bernice: Vanessa Fletcher Alison: Emma Grace Bailey BINGO The Winning Musical runs April 19 thru May 4,… Read More »

Check with Chuck: Swift Creek Mill Theatre Hires Chuck Bowen as House Manager

By | January 20, 2019

The Mill now offers onsite guidance to patrons during performances via the new position of House Manager. Starting this fall, guests of the Mill have a new, charming face to turn to when they need help at the landmark venue. Whether they are visitors with an attending group, volunteers searching to make a difference, or… Read More »

Firehouse announces cast and creative team for Chandler Hubbard’s new play ANIMAL CONTROL

By | January 13, 2019

Firehouse Theatre is pleased to announce the cast and creative team for its upcoming world premiere production of Chandler Hubbard’s new play ANIMAL CONTROL. Performances of this limited run begin Friday, April 19, 2019 at 7:30pm. ANIMAL CONTROL is set in the manager’s office of the Carson County Pound as Kim Hawkins tries to cope… Read More »

Trans Scripts at Richmond Triangle Players

By | January 6, 2019

Trans Scriptsby Paul Lucas An original stage play based on material assembled from more than 75 interviews conducted with people from around the world who identify as transgender. Its characters range in age, ethnicity, socio-economic status, educational level, and age at transition. “Trans Scripts, Part I: The Women”, centers on the lives of seven transgender… Read More »