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2020 Artsies results

By | September 20, 2020

“Lucky 13” Annual Theater Awards Winners Announced TheatreLAB wins ten “Artsies,” VA Rep honored for Children’s Theatre The 13th Richmond Theatre Critics Circle Awards (Artsies), which is typically an in-person black-tie event, was all virtual this year. With a “Lucky 13” theme, the show highlighted the funny – and often outrageous – ways that theater… 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 »

VIRTUAL PLAYWRITING – Richmond’s Virginia Conservatory for Creative & Performing Arts (VCCAPA)

By | September 6, 2020

VIRTUAL PLAYWRITING Cost: $60 for 6 weeks! Dates: 10/17 – 11/21 Times: Saturdays, 3:30 – 5 pm To Register and ZOOM Class details:  https://vccapa.org/virtual-classes With Theatre stuck online, what is a playwright to do? Meet with VCCAPA teacher Andrew Bryce to read, discuss, and write plays for virtual platforms!  This expanding field of Theatre due to… Read More »

Unstaged: An organic approach to the art and craft of acting

By | September 6, 2020

Virtual classes include eight 1/2 hour-long private sessions via zoom with award-winning Director, Rusty Wilson. Dates in October – DecemberAges 18 and up Unstaged is an adult acting class unlike others, designed to unlock your potential as an actor, a storyteller, or simply as a person, through an organic approach to the art and craft of acting… 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 »

Final RPAA’s Legends Livestream series will take place on Saturday, October 10th

By | August 9, 2020

Richmond legend Robyn O’Neill and pianist Anthony Williams are pulling out the trunk and dusting off their favorite show tunes! Join us for some standards from the Golden Age of Musical Theatre, including songs by Irving Berlin, Rodgers & Hammerstein, and Jules Stein and some newer hits too! This final performance will take place on Saturday,… Read More »

MODLIN CENTER FOR THE ARTS 2020-2021 SEASON UPDATE

By | August 2, 2020

At the Modlin Center, the safety of our patrons, students, faculty, staff, and visiting artists is our top priority. Given the ever-evolving challenges we face with the COVID-19 pandemic, we are transforming our presenting model and suspending all in-person, public performances through fall 2020. The Modlin Center faculty and staff are enthusiastically exploring ways to… Read More »

FIREHOUSE THEATRE to produce Holland Taylor’s ANN

By | July 12, 2020

Just in time for what may be the most important election of our time, Firehouse Theatre is pleased to announce the dates for its Richmond premiere of Holland Taylor’s ANN. The one-woman show features Jacqueline Jones in the role of Ann Richards, who was a revolutionary figure in American politics. Performances begin Wednesday, September 16… Read More »

What’s Happening at CAT

By | May 17, 2020

HONKY TONK HISSY FIT by Jones, Hope, Wooten September 18 – October 3, 2020 Directed by Mike Fletcher CAT audiences were delighted with the Crumpler family and friends in Doublewide, Texas, and A Doublewide, Texas Christmas. By special arrangement with the authors, CAT is delighted to bring you the World Premiere of Honky Tonk Hissy Fit. The Doublewide, Texas,… Read More »