Tag Archives: Firehouse

MARY C. BROWN AND THE HOLLYWOOD SIGN

By | February 17, 2019

Theatre and the Quirk Hotel present a special brunch-time cabaret performance of excerpts from Dory Previn’s musical revue MARY C. BROWN AND THE HOLLYWOOD SIGN on Sunday, March 3 from 11am to 12:30pm. Admission is free. The Quirk cabaret performance features songs from Previn’s 1972 cult concept album that centers on a would-be starlet’s attempt… Read More »

Firehouse Radio Players

By | February 10, 2019

Firehouse Radio PlayersTuesday, February 26th, 7:30-9:00 PMTickets: $8 advance, $10 day-of We have the all-clear from the groundhog, and we’re ready for our inclement weather hiatus to be over! The Firehouse Radio Players return on Tuesday, February 26th with our first, original, new, old-time radio show of 2019. Join us in our studio audience as… Read More »

SHORTS 2019

By | February 10, 2019

SHORTS 2019 An Original, Unique Dance/Theatre Production March 28, 29, 30 at 7:30 March 30 at 4pm Firehouse Theatre 1609 W. Broad Street RVA 23220 Tickets $25 & $15 Students, RAPT (RVA Theatre Alliance) firehousetheatre.org A poignant and thought provoking program of short plays woven with contemporary dance in K Dance’s unique and unconventional style… Read More »

Tamara Wellon’s jazz musical SONGS FOR JANIE returns to Firehouse

By | February 10, 2019

Tamara Wellons brings her unique jazz musical concert SONGS FOR JANIE back to Firehouse for four performances in March and April 2019. In SONGS FOR JANIE Tamara Wellons gives voice to the coming-of-age story of Janie Crawford, the central character in Zora Neale Hurston’s seminal novel “Their Eyes Were Watching God” — about womanhood, independence, and self worth. SONGS… Read More »

Chekhov Unbound: Three Sisters – Firehouse Theatre

By | February 10, 2019

Chekhov Unbound: Three SistersA new adaptation by Doug GrissomMarch 5-7, 7:30 PM$10 students/$25 general admission This project is an original adaptation of Russian playwright Anton Chekhov’s play, Three Sisters, by UVA professor and playwright, Doug Grissom. It strives to reflect the community we are living in and hones in on the universal themes of Chekhov’s… 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 »

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 »

Oedipus: A Gospel Myth – Firehouse Theatre

By | January 13, 2019

Oedipus: A Gospel MythDirected by Vinnie GonzalezFri, Feb 1 – Sat, Feb 23​Sophocles’ masterwork from 429 B.C. is considered by many to be one of the greatest plays ever written. Ambition, pride, fate, and free will are the ingredients of this tragedy of epic proportions.​Firehouse’s production is set in a southern church in the 1920’s… Read More »

OEDIPUS, A GOSPEL MYTH – Firehouse Theatre

By | December 8, 2018

Firehouse Theatre announces the cast and creative team for it’s upcoming production of OEDIPUS, A GOSPEL MYTH that begins performances on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 7:30pm. Sophocles’ masterwork from 429 B.C. is considered by many to be one of the greatest plays ever written. Ambition, pride, fate, and free will are the ingredients of… Read More »

Firehouse Forum returns

By | September 9, 2018

Fall FORUM Seminars in partnership with the Virginia Commonwealth Society HEALTHCARE as COMEDY + HEALTHCARE as TRAGEDY The debate about healthcare in the U.S. continues unabated more than 8 years after the Affordable Care Act was signed. Firehouse Theatre’s FORUM explores aspects of the healthcare system in relation to two of our productions this fall,… Read More »

FIREHOUSE THEATRE ANNOUNCES 2018-19 / season 25 A SEASON OF MAKING

By | May 13, 2018

FIREHOUSE THEATRE ANNOUNCES 2018-19 / season 25 A SEASON OF MAKING Performance is our primary activity at Firehouse and so we’re rededicating ourselves to the process of making as we focus on new scripts, devised work, and reconsiderations of world classics. The way that most non-profit theatres put together their seasons is that the artistic director picks some… Read More »

Actor Coaching and Consulting

By | January 15, 2017

Commonwealth Theatre Consulting is now offering coaching and consulting services!    Brandon Carter – Consultant  Conducting private actor coaching for almost a decade in Farmville, VA; New York, New York; State College, Pennsylvania; Newark, New Jersey, Carter is thrilled that so many of his students have gone on to theatre training programs, (New York Film… Read More »