Tag Archives: Audience

Virginia Repertory Theatre Presents Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad

By | September 27, 2020

Book and Lyrics by Douglas JonesMusic by Ron BarnettDeveloped by Virginia Rep Virginia Repertory Theatre is thrilled to welcome audiences back to theNovember Theatre with socially-distanced performances of Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, beginning Saturday, October 3, 2020. Developed at Virginia Rep, this vital story will be told at the historic November Theatre, 114… Read More »

Calling all Virginia musical theater composers!

By | September 20, 2020

Calling all Virginia musical theater composers! This year’s Virtual VTA Conference has an event just for you! Register here: https://www.accelevents.com/e/vta2020 (Submission requirements and FAQ listed below). Jason Marks is the program manager and host of this NEW event that’s open to any Virginia-based composers, ages 16 and up (adults, bring your best work!) Great opportunity for exposure… Read More »

Intermission is Over! “Second Coming of Joan of Arc” and Georgia Rogers Farmer Now on Sale! – RTP

By | September 20, 2020

INTERMISSION IS OVER!The Second Coming of Joan of Arc and a new Georgia Rogers Farmer Cabaret Will Be Produced Both Live On Stage and Streaming!Joan of Arc led an army to victory at seventeen. At eighteen, she engineered the coronation of a king. At nineteen, she went up against the Catholic church… and lost. Joan was anorectic. She was… Read More »

WAR IN PIECES / WORKS IN PROCESS – FTP

By | September 13, 2020

 WAR IN PIECES / WORKS IN PROCESSMon Sept 28, Tue Sept 29, Mon Oct 5, and Tue Oct 6Sign up for livestream at https://forms.gle/jbUhY8zPtRghcrdR9 ​Join dramaturg David Robbins in conversations with the four military veterans who wrote one-act plays that were to receive their world premieres as part of Firehouse’s WAR IN PIECES festival in September… Read More »

Swift Creek Mill Theatre Announces Plans to Go Digital this Fall

By | September 13, 2020

Historic Swift Creek Mill Theatre has announced plans to offer digital youth performances beginning this fall. The theatre, known locally as “the People’s Playhouse,” will launch its “Young People’s Playhouse” productions in October.  In addition to five MainStage productions each year, the theatre has produced live, youth-focused performances for decades. The plays combine performing arts… Read More »

Grief, Guilt, and Paranoia: The Madness of Poe

By | September 6, 2020

This October, the Whistle Stop Theatre Company – in collaboration with the Ashland Museum – explores how madness sinks in through the famous works of Edgar Allan Poe. This pay what you can, pandemic appropriate, LIVE performance includes original music, dance, and choral readings of Edgar Allen Poe’s Eleonora, Annabel Lee, The Raven, The Tell-Tale Heart, The Premature Burial and… Read More »

Ann – FTP

By | September 6, 2020

ANN by Holland Taylor with Jacqueline Jones directed by Billy Christopher Maupin Wed Sept 16 – Sun Oct 25, 2020 ​​Just in time for what’s probably the most important election of our time, Firehouse Theatre is pleased to announce the Richmond premiere of Holland Taylor’s ANN. The one-woman show features Jacqueline Jones in the role… Read More »

RTP Proudly Announces the So.Queer Playwrights Festival

By | August 16, 2020

New Initiative First of Its Kind in the RegionRichmond Triangle Players proudly announces the launch of a new signature program – the So.Queer Playwrights Festival. The Festival encourages the creation and development of works with an emphasis on southern LGBTQ+ writers and stories.“The So.Queer Playwrights Festival brings RTP to the forefront in the region to inspire and develop… Read More »