Auditions are being held by Bifocals at CAT for “Great Caesar’s Ghost,” October 21 and 22, 2019 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm at Chamberlayne Actors Theatre, 319 N. Wilkinson Rd., Richmond, VA. 23227. Director Christine Corrieri is seeking actors, 50 years of age or older; 3 men and 4 women, for this dramatic short play.… Read More »
Sun, Nov 24 @ 7:30pm$10 adv / $15 day of Fado is a rich, intimate and intensely felt music that originated in Lisbon, Portugal in the 19th Century. Fado, meaning fate or destiny in Portuguese, interprets many sides of life, and may be mournful and melancholic, flirtatious and seductive or wistful and nostalgic. An urban… Read More »
Mon, Oct 21 @ 7:30pm$10 advance / $15 day of Richmond’s own THE WHISKEY REBELLION performs an evening of music beginning with a tribute to The Grateful Dead in honor of Grateful Dead Lyricist, Robert Hunter’s passing. They will close out with their own blend of high-energy acoustic music featuring skillful picking and expert three-part… Read More »
I am looking for someone to play Santa in the Drifty show this year….good money….three-week gig, with minimal rehearsal. Get in touch with Tom at Twidth@aol.com. Please feel free to spread the word!
Swift Creek Mill Theatre welcomes Richmond native Jason Marks to the Mill Room stage Nov. 1 and 2 at 8 PM as part of its Cabaret performance series. “Broadway at the Mill: An Evening with Jason Marks” is a limited, two-night engagement featuring the award-winning singer and actor performing music from the Broadway stage. The… Read More »
Shows include: The Diary of Anne FrankThe Robber Bride GroomSmokey Joes CaféBring it OnThe Wiz Jr.Twelve Angry Jurors – Previous work with students a huge +– Fast paced rehearsal schedule, with an emphasis on education Interested directors please email Brendan Kennedy at firstname.lastname@example.org with your resume. Rehearsals are typically in early evenings and sometimes Saturdays, depending on… Read More »
This one hour program is an ideal introduction to the magical world of theatre. Each six week session at the Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn explores a different set of books inspired by the selected theme, and classic stories come alive as students delve into the imaginary worlds of their favorite books. Using age-appropriate creative… Read More »
Virginia Rep welcomed Anthony Smith in a new position this summer. He jumped right in to musical direct the cast and conduct/play piano in the orchestra of The Wiz, instruct summer campers, plan music for this Fall’s Virginia Rep on Tour, and accompany/musical direct Cadence Theatre’s 13. He is also supervising the orchestra for our Signature show, A… Read More »
When The Load Got Heavy…the sequel to “Carrying the Load” Characters:• Clara – fit African American woman aged 45+• Ethel – plump African American Woman aged 20-40• Kallat – African American Male aged 45+• Brother Minister – African American Male• Brother Lt. – African American Male Crew• Director (experience preferred)• Stage Manager• Sound Tech• Set… Read More »
The Virginia Conservatory For Creative And Performing Arts (VCCAPA), is seeking experienced teachers for its youth theater program starting January 2020. We currently need instructors for musical theater, voice, acting and audition technique classes as well as someone with production experience. Qualifications should include successful professional experience teaching youth theater classes and a desire to… Read More »
Let’s Do the Time Warp Again! Brad and Janet confront the one and only Frank N. Furter in the greatest musical cult classic of our generation. A special Halloween treat with audience immersion possibilities, and a special subscription season add-on! Don’t dream it, be it! Starring Jim Morgan, Madeleine Witmer, Luke Newsome, Levi Meerovich, Laurel… Read More »
Cadence Theatre Company and Virginia Repertory Theatre present 13Music and Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown, Book by Dan Elish and Robert HornRunning October 26th-November 17th at Virginia Rep’s Theatre Gym Cadence Theatre Company and Virginia Repertory Theatre are pleased to announce their co-production of 13, with music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown and book… Read More »
We have just gotten the news that our community’s great friend, Sara Belle November, passed away in her sleep September 18th. She was 91 and lived a very full and joyous life! Memorial service will be Friday, Sept 27th 3pm in the Sara Belle November Theater at Westminster Canterbury. Please plan to arrive around 2:15… Read More »
Virginia Repertory Theatre’s Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn Presents Tuck Everlasting: TYA Edition Co-World Premiere with Nashville Children’s Theatre Book by Claudia Shear and Tim Federle Music by Chris Miller Lyrics by Nathan Tysen Based on the Novel by Natalie Babbitt Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the company of the first production of the 2019/2020 Children’s… Read More »
Please join us at The Jefferson Hotel on Saturday, January 25 at 6 p.m. for the Anything Goes Gala. This is our 8th annual event, and will feature a cocktail reception, seated dinner, silent and live auctions, and entertainment by Virginia Rep’s award-winning actors. The Virginia Excellence in Theatre Award will be presented to The Rev. Dr. Vienna Cobb Anderson.